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The Express-Times
Man accused of stealing $5K in tools from plumbing company after firingA Nazareth man made nearly $900 in unauthorized purchases on a company credit c
Man accused of stealing $5K in tools from plumbing company after firing
The Express-Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
A Nazareth man made nearly $900 in unauthorized purchases on a company credit card and when he found out he was being fired and made off with $5,600 worth of company tools, court records say. Karl Kirchhofer, no age provided, of the 300 block of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Teen killed, two injured in Shallotte wreckThe Shallotte Police Department is investigating a crash that left one teen dea
Teen killed, two injured in Shallotte wreck
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Shallotte Police Department is investigating a crash that left one teen dead and sent two others to the hospital. According to the police department, officers responded to a 911 call about a wreck on Bridger Road at around 4 a.m. 911 caller: “I... Read more
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Eye Witness News
District Six Museum to honour residents Thursday marks 50 years since the iconic neighbourhood was declared a ‘whites
District Six Museum to honour residents
Eye Witness News / Posted 35 minutes ago
Thursday marks 50 years since the iconic neighbourhood was declared a ‘whites-only’ area. A notice board in the District Six Museum. Picture: EWN District Six,District Six Museum,District Six Walk of... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
State Police respond to more than 60 crashes in Central VAPolice and rescue crews responded to more than 60 crashes Central Virginia on W
State Police respond to more than 60 crashes in Central VA
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 58 minutes ago
Police and rescue crews responded to more than 60 crashes Central Virginia on Wednesday morning after light snow left many roads icy. Virginia State Police said the majority of the crashes were north and east of the City of Richmond along... Read more
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CBS News
Best photos of campaign 2016Donald Trump in New Hampshire Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump s
Best photos of campaign 2016
CBS News / Posted an hour ago
Donald Trump in New Hampshire Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, February 4, 2016. Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton walks... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
4 new inductees to enter Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in MayWILMINGTON, NC (GWSHOF) — On Sunday, May 1st, the Greater Wilmington Sports Hal
4 new inductees to enter Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in May
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted an hour ago
WILMINGTON, NC (GWSHOF) — On Sunday, May 1st, the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame will welcome the 2016 inductees into membership at their annual banquet at the Burney Center on the campus of UNCW. The Reception and Silent Auction will begin... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington's North Third St. bridge work on targetWILMINGTON -- The old North Third Street bridge is gone. Bit by bit, its replac
Wilmington's North Third St. bridge work on target
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted an hour ago
WILMINGTON -- The old North Third Street bridge is gone. Bit by bit, its replacement is slowly forming between Campbell and Hanover streets. Construction is about 70 percent complete,�according to the N.C. Department of Transportation. When it is... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Closings box for President's Day

The following offices/services will be closed Monday (Feb. 15) in observance

Closings box for President's Day
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted an hour ago

The following offices/services will be closed Monday (Feb. 15) in observance of President’s Day:

Wilmington
City offices: Open
WAVE: Regular schedule
Trash pickup: Regular schedule

County... Read more

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SportsFan
Ill-health forces Hoffenheim coach to quitHoffenheim coach Huub Stevens has stepped down on Wednesday, citing heart probl
Ill-health forces Hoffenheim coach to quit
SportsFan / Posted 2 hours ago
Hoffenheim coach Huub Stevens has stepped down on Wednesday, citing heart problems with the team struggling in the Bundesliga. "I am sorry to be leaving the club in this difficult situation," the 62-year-old told reporters. "I took my decision... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Boy killed, two people injured in Shallotte wreckSHALLOTTE -- A 13-year-old boy was killed and two people were injured in a wrec
Boy killed, two people injured in Shallotte wreck
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
SHALLOTTE -- A 13-year-old boy was killed and two people were injured in a wreck on Bridger Street in Shallotte early Wednesday. Shallotte Police Chief Rodney Gause said the trio was in a Honda sedan when the car crossed the center line and hit a... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
PHOTOS: A brief winter wonderland in Central VAVA police group takes on Beyonce after NFL halftime controversyVA police group
PHOTOS: A brief winter wonderland in Central VA
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 hours ago
VA police group takes on Beyonce after NFL halftime controversyVA police group takes on Beyonce after NFL halftime controversy The president of the Virginia Fraternal Order Of Police is tackling Beyonce and the NFL. He calls the superstar's Super... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Coach Stevens resigns from Hoffenheim over healthBERLIN: Hoffenheim coach Huub Stevens stepped down on Wednesday, citing heart p
Coach Stevens resigns from Hoffenheim over health
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
BERLIN: Hoffenheim coach Huub Stevens stepped down on Wednesday, citing heart problems with the team struggling in the Bundesliga. "I am sorry to be leaving the club in this difficult situation," the 62-year-old told reporters. "I took my decision... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
High school boys and girls scores, box scores for Feb. 9, 2016.BASKETBALL High school boys RESULTS TUESDAY Junction City 64, Hayden 52, OT
High school boys and girls scores, box scores for Feb. 9, 2016.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
BASKETBALL High school boys RESULTS TUESDAY Junction City 64, Hayden 52, OT Highland Park 59, Topeka West 45 Marais des Cygnes Valley 70, Cornerstone 41 Shawnee Heights 76, Manhattan 69 Seaman 74, Topeka High 70 Washburn Rural 46, Emporia... Read more
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The Star
Coach Stevens resigns from Hoffenheim over healthBERLIN (Reuters) - Hoffenheim coach Huub Stevens stepped down on Wednesday, cit
Coach Stevens resigns from Hoffenheim over health
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Hoffenheim coach Huub Stevens stepped down on Wednesday, citing heart problems with the team struggling in the Bundesliga. "I am sorry to be leaving the club in this difficult situation," the 62-year-old told reporters. "I took my... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Deputies: Woman shoots 2 dogs, killing 1WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Deputies said a woman is facing felony charges after a
Deputies: Woman shoots 2 dogs, killing 1
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 hours ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Deputies said a woman is facing felony charges after a domestic dispute ends in the shooting of two dogs. Jail records show Lorraine Marie Villanueva, 35, is facing two felony cruelty to animal charges. She’s in jail under a... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Icy conditions cause major backup on I-95N, dozens of crashesPolice and rescue crews responded to dozens of accidents in Central Virginia on
Icy conditions cause major backup on I-95N, dozens of crashes
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 3 hours ago
Police and rescue crews responded to dozens of accidents in Central Virginia on Wednesday morning after light snow left many roads icy. At mile marker 77.5 on I-95, a crash in the north left lane caused a nearly 10-mile backup at one point,... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Two-Hour Delay: Henrico, Hanover, several other school systems due to icy roads Hanover County and Caroline County schools are on a two-hour delays Wednesday
Two-Hour Delay: Henrico, Hanover, several other school systems due to icy roads
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 5 hours ago
Hanover County and Caroline County schools are on a two-hour delays Wednesday morning due... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hanover seeks winter storm reimbursementHanover Township's recent battle with old man winter wasn't cheap. The Northam
Hanover seeks winter storm reimbursement
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 hours ago
Hanover Township's recent battle with old man winter wasn't cheap. The Northampton County township has the potential to capture $43,742 in expenses from the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency for clean-up costs associated with last month's... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore considers replacing Hanover Street BridgeBaltimore's spending panel is set to approve a $1 million, four-year contract w
Baltimore considers replacing Hanover Street Bridge
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
Baltimore's spending panel is set to approve a $1 million, four-year contract with a consultant to study whether the city should repair or replace the aging Hanover Street Bridge in South Baltimore. Using a federal grant, the city plans to hire... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Closings & Delays: Hanover County two-hour delay Wednesday Hanover County and Caroline County schools are on a two-hour delays Wednesday
Closings & Delays: Hanover County two-hour delay Wednesday
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 6 hours ago
Hanover County and Caroline County schools are on a two-hour delays Wednesday morning due to winter weather. Click here for the full... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Ricky Tomlinson joins Epstein panto castis set to appear in panto in Liverpool this Easter – oh yes he is. He said tod
Ricky Tomlinson joins Epstein panto cast
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 hours ago
is set to appear in panto in Liverpool this Easter – oh yes he is. He said today: “I’m delighted to be part of the Easter Panto with LHK Productions. “It's a perfect starring role for me – I appear in 27 performances and don’t even need to leave my... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
People excited to see NHCS Transportation Department serve as pilot site for new school busesAs a part of a state pilot program, New Hanover County Schools will get five ne
People excited to see NHCS Transportation Department serve as pilot site for new school buses
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
As a part of a state pilot program, New Hanover County Schools will get five new school buses equipped with seat belts. Studies show that lap/shoulder seat belts help enhance safety and student discipline. "As a former bus driver for mass transit... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hanover seeks Jonas reimbursementHanover Township's recent battle with old man winter wasn't cheap. The Northam
Hanover seeks Jonas reimbursement
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 hours ago
Hanover Township's recent battle with old man winter wasn't cheap. The Northampton County township has the potential to capture $43,742 in expenses from the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency for clean-up costs associated with Winter Storm... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
People excited to see NHCS Transportation Department serve as pilot sight for new school busesAs a part of a state pilot program, New Hanover County Schools will get five ne
People excited to see NHCS Transportation Department serve as pilot sight for new school buses
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 hours ago
As a part of a state pilot program, New Hanover County Schools will get five new school buses equipped with seat belts. Studies show that lap/shoulder seat belts help enhance safety and student discipline. "As a former bus driver for mass transit... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police ReportsA 16-year-old male was charged with third-degree assault. On Wednesday, at 11:5
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
A 16-year-old male was charged with third-degree assault. On Wednesday, at 11:50 a.m., police responded to a reported assault at the Gustavus Adolphus School. It is alleged that a 16-year-old male student shoved a staff member to the ground, causing... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Editorial, Feb. 10: Sharing resources makes good senseWhen firefighters need extra help at a big blaze, they call on “mutual aid.” De
Editorial, Feb. 10: Sharing resources makes good sense
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 hours ago
When firefighters need extra help at a big blaze, they call on “mutual aid.” Departments, both professional and volunteer, have agreements to help each other when needed. But such mutual aid can and should go beyond what happens at a fire. It also,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
The H.S. wrestling report: Pequannock coach Len Smith retiringLen Smith has presided over 16 league champions, 12 district championships and
The H.S. wrestling report: Pequannock coach Len Smith retiring
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Len Smith has presided over 16 league champions, 12 district championships and five sectional championships during his distinguished, 28-year coaching career at Pequannock. He revealed Tuesday that he will retire in June as a coach and physical... Read more
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Daily Press
Legislative notebook: Bill ups minimum Virginia marriage age to 16The state Senate voted Tuesday to raise Virginia's minimum marriage age to 16.
Legislative notebook: Bill ups minimum Virginia marriage age to 16
Daily Press / Posted 12 hours ago
The state Senate voted Tuesday to raise Virginia's minimum marriage age to 16. Under Senate Bill 415 young people would be able to get married on their own at 18. They could go before a judge for permission to marry starting at 16. They'd need to... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Crash closes several blocks of Market StreetWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A traffic accident closed several blocks on Market Stre
Crash closes several blocks of Market Street
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 12 hours ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A traffic accident closed several blocks on Market Street Tuesday night near the intersection of Market Street and Barclay Hills Drive, according to New Hanover County dispatchers. An officer on scene said two occupants from... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Hanover boys finish a perfect 12-0 in Mideastern ConferenceNew Hanover senior Accheaus Fields heads for the bench at Brogden Hall in Wilmi
New Hanover boys finish a perfect 12-0 in Mideastern Conference
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 12 hours ago
New Hanover senior Accheaus Fields heads for the bench at Brogden Hall in Wilmington on Feb. 9, 2016. (Photo: Rodney Williams) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The New Hanover High School boys basketball team capped off a perfect season in league play on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wildcats rally to stay in race for No. 1For the New Hanover girls basketball team, the secret to speeding up was slowin
Wildcats rally to stay in race for No. 1
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 hours ago
For the New Hanover girls basketball team, the secret to speeding up was slowing down. After rushing into careless turnovers and bad shots through the first three periods against Ashley, the Wildcats focused on making plays count and being efficient... Read more
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Daily Record
Roundup: Montville girls outlast Pope JohnSophomore forward Amanda Gorski had a double double — 12 points and 10 rebounds
Roundup: Montville girls outlast Pope John
Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
Sophomore forward Amanda Gorski had a double double — 12 points and 10 rebounds — as Montville topped Pope John, 42-40, in overtime on Tuesday night. Senior guard Kelly O'Reilly added 16 points and six boards for the host Mustangs (13-7). Senior... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Citing paperwork, Syracuse Winterfest cancels chili and chowder cook-offsSYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Two of Syracuse Winterfest's popular outdoor cook-offs have b
Citing paperwork, Syracuse Winterfest cancels chili and chowder cook-offs
The Post-Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Two of Syracuse Winterfest's popular outdoor cook-offs have been canceled by the group less than two weeks before they were scheduled to begin. On Tuesday Winterfest posted a notice on it's website saying it had canceled its chili... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wildcats rally to stay in race for No. 1For the New Hanover girls basketball team, the secret to speeding up was slowin
Wildcats rally to stay in race for No. 1
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 hours ago
For the New Hanover girls basketball team, the secret to speeding up was slowing down. After rushing into careless turnovers and bad shots through the first three periods against Ashley, the Wildcats focused on making plays count and being efficient... Read more
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Daily Record
Hanover Park's John Crown reaches 1,000-point milestoneSenior guard John Crown reached the 1,000-point milestone in Hanover Park's 71-
Hanover Park's John Crown reaches 1,000-point milestone
Daily Record / Posted 14 hours ago
Senior guard John Crown reached the 1,000-point milestone in Hanover Park's 71-39 victory over Mountain Lakes on Tuesday night. Crown finished with 27 points and reached the mark in the fourth quarter when he stole the basketball and hit a layup as... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Indiana's Pence changes running mate before electionIndiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann said Tuesday she is stepping aside as Gov. Mik
Indiana's Pence changes running mate before election
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann said Tuesday she is stepping aside as Gov. Mike Pence's running mate in an unusual move that allows a former state Republican Party chairman to join the ticket with the governor for a tough re-election campaign. The... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Acts of Kindness: School bus drivers unite for good They log thousands of miles a year carrying precious cargo. In Hanover County
Acts of Kindness: School bus drivers unite for good
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 14 hours ago
They log thousands of miles a year carrying precious cargo. In Hanover County a close-knit circle of school bus drivers meets regularly in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sanders defeats Clinton in New Hampshire PrimaryJ. David Ake/Associated Press Bernie Sanders spoke at his election night party
Sanders defeats Clinton in New Hampshire Primary
Boston Globe / Posted 15 hours ago
J. David Ake/Associated Press Bernie Sanders spoke at his election night party. MANCHESTER, N.H. – Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders decisively defeated Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire presidential primary Tuesday, issuing a sharp rebuke to... Read more
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Daily Record
Drums pound beat as Gannon launches Morris sheriff bidBOONTON - Packing the former Maxfield Fire Company at least to capacity, lifelo
Drums pound beat as Gannon launches Morris sheriff bid
Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
BOONTON - Packing the former Maxfield Fire Company at least to capacity, lifelong friends and key supporters gathered Monday to celebrate the official launch of Jim Gannon's campaign for Morris County Sheriff. "I've known him since first grade,"... Read more
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CBS News
New Hampshire primaries pastJesse Jackson stands with his daughter Jackie as they campaign from the back of
New Hampshire primaries past
CBS News / Posted 15 hours ago
Jesse Jackson stands with his daughter Jackie as they campaign from the back of a caboose in Plymouth, N.H., Feb. 14, 1988 ahead of the New Hampshire primary. Republican presidential hopeful Pat Buchanan, right, and his wife Shelley, center, are... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boys hockey Super Eight rankings (Feb. 9)MUDDLE IN THE MIDDLE (boys version): Last week in our girls hockey rankings, we
Boys hockey Super Eight rankings (Feb. 9)
Boston Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
MUDDLE IN THE MIDDLE (boys version): Last week in our girls hockey rankings, we wrote about the crazy race in the Middlesex League’s Liberty Division, where at one point there was a five-way tie for first place until things started to separate a bit... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sanders defeats Clinton in New Hampshire PrimaryMANCHESTER, N.H. – Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders decisively defeated Hillary C
Sanders defeats Clinton in New Hampshire Primary
Boston Globe / Posted 16 hours ago
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders decisively defeated Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire presidential primary Tuesday, issuing a sharp rebuke to establishment politics that will likely set off warning bells among the Democratic... Read more
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Daily Herald
NTSB hopes threat of higher insurance rates stop unsafe truckersFederal safety officials hope blowing the whistle on unsafe trucking companies
NTSB hopes threat of higher insurance rates stop unsafe truckers
Daily Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
Federal safety officials hope blowing the whistle on unsafe trucking companies to their insurance companies could prevent tragedies such as an I-88 crash near Naperville that killed a father of two. National Transportation Safety Board members... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Charter school raises concerns over lockdown procedures(Photo: Taylor Yakowenko/WWAY) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A Wilmington charter sc
Charter school raises concerns over lockdown procedures
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 17 hours ago
(Photo: Taylor Yakowenko/WWAY) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A Wilmington charter school is raising concerns over how lockdowns are handled. The Cape Fear Center for Inquiry is not part of New Hanover County Schools and the school is technically it’s own... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Hanover investigators: claims of woman targeting bus stops 'unfounded' Parents from Hanover County reached out to NBC12 On Your Side looking for ans
Hanover investigators: claims of woman targeting bus stops 'unfounded'
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 17 hours ago
Parents from Hanover County reached out to NBC12 On Your Side looking for answers after word that a woman... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Britain contemplates a Catholic queen - WorldBritain contemplates a Catholic queen Patrick WintourSeptember 26, 2008 THE B
Britain contemplates a Catholic queen - World
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
Britain contemplates a Catholic queen Patrick WintourSeptember 26, 2008 THE British monarchy faces an overhaul under plans drawn up by the Government that would end the 300-year-old exclusion of Catholics from the throne and change the succession... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Serial takes the stand: How a podcast became a character in its own narrativeA photo of Adnan Syed from 1998. Photo / Serial The post-conviction relief hea
Serial takes the stand: How a podcast became a character in its own narrative
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
A photo of Adnan Syed from 1998. Photo / Serial The post-conviction relief hearing for convicted Baltimore killer and Serial star Adnan Syed was supposed to last two days and was then rescheduled for three, which then became four, or more - it... Read more
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Perth Now
Finance news you need to know todayHERE are 10 things making news in business and finance today. 1. SYDNEY — Aust
Finance news you need to know today
Perth Now / Posted 18 hours ago
HERE are 10 things making news in business and finance today. 1. SYDNEY — Australian dollar is higher as more investors bet on the US Federal Reserve tightening monetary policy amid global volatility. At 0700 AEDT on Wednesday, the local unit was... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Hanover Co. Schools to test school bus seat beltsWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Starting this summer New Hanover County Schools will ge
New Hanover Co. Schools to test school bus seat belts
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 18 hours ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Starting this summer New Hanover County Schools will get five new school buses equipped with seat belts, as part of a state pilot program. The NC Department of Public Instruction Transportation Services says seat belts have... Read more
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The Daily Record
Baltimore spending board considers Hanover Street Bridge contract Baltimore’s spending board is set to approve a contract to study repairing, a
Baltimore spending board considers Hanover Street Bridge contract
The Daily Record / Posted 19 hours ago
Baltimore’s spending board is set to approve a contract to study repairing, and possibly replacing, the Hanover Street Bridge. The Board of Estimates will vote to approve $1 million... Read more
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