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Orlando Sentinel
Weird 'service' animals show up in odd placesA woman and a kangaroo wearing a diaper walk into a McDonald's, and the woman s
Weird 'service' animals show up in odd places
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
A woman and a kangaroo wearing a diaper walk into a McDonald's, and the woman says: He's my service kangaroo. No, it's not the setup for a joke. But it may be a sign of the times. In a culture that has increasingly embraced animals as an extension... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Yard sales for Saturday August 29 New Hanover County 7a.m. - 11a.m. 315 Oakland Drive, Wilmington No early b
Yard sales for Saturday August 29
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 hours ago
New Hanover County 7a.m. - 11a.m. 315 Oakland Drive, Wilmington No early birds! Items for sale include a Pixel Portrait Framed of Princess Dianna, inside air conditioning unit, Dyson fan heater, massage bed with... Read more
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Officer.com
Police Make Arrest in Baltimore Triple-ShootingClara Bea Canty has been a permanent fixture on her Calverton Road rowhouse ste
Police Make Arrest in Baltimore Triple-Shooting
Officer.com / Posted yesterday
Clara Bea Canty has been a permanent fixture on her Calverton Road rowhouse steps, where she's known as "Grandma" or "Mrs. Canty" to the neighborhood -- even to the corner boys hustling drugs, she and her son said. When they see the 93-year-old... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Free BJ's membership, end of summer resort dealsHANNIBAL SQUARE HERITAGE CENTER: noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, noon-5 p.m. Frid
Free BJ's membership, end of summer resort deals
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
HANNIBAL SQUARE HERITAGE CENTER: noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, noon-5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. -2 p.m. Saturday; 642 W. New England Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-539-2680. "St. Augustine at 450" (through Saturday). JEANINE TAYLOR FOLK ART: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Family of slain Longwood man hopes vigil prompts leads in caseOne week after a convenience store owner was gunned down in his driveway his fa
Family of slain Longwood man hopes vigil prompts leads in case
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
One week after a convenience store owner was gunned down in his driveway his family is asking for help in finding the shooter. They hope someone will come forward and help police make an arrest in the shooting death of Shahidul Miah, 56. Miah was... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Candlight vigil for slain Longwood fatherA picture of Shahidul Miah is displayed during a candlight vigil in front of hi
Candlight vigil for slain Longwood father
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
A picture of Shahidul Miah is displayed during a candlight vigil in front of his home in Longwood on Thursday, August 27, 2015. The vigil was held by family members of Shahidul, who was found shot in front of his home in Longwood. Part of the reason... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Vigil held for business owner shot, killed outside his homeEight days after Shahidul Miah was shot and killed in front of his Longwood hom
Vigil held for business owner shot, killed outside his home
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Eight days after Shahidul Miah was shot and killed in front of his Longwood home, his family, friends and neighbors gathered on the residential street, held candles and hoped for answers. "He was my leader, he was my hero, and he's gone. And I will... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
93-old woman injured in recent shootings, police sayA 93-year-old woman was among those injured in spate of shootings Wednesday in
93-old woman injured in recent shootings, police say
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
A 93-year-old woman was among those injured in spate of shootings Wednesday in which three others were killed, Baltimore police said. The woman, who suffered a graze wound, along with a 17- and 23-year-old male were shot shortly after 2:30 p.m.... Read more
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Columbia Star
NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF ESTATESAll persons having claims against the following estates are required to deliver
NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF ESTATES
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
All persons having claims against the following estates are required to deliver or mail their claims to the indicated Personal Representa-tives, appointed to administer these estates, and to file their claims on Form #371PC with the Probate Court of... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
CSU releases full 2015-16 scheduleThe Big South Conference unveiled its 2015-16 men’s basketball composite league
CSU releases full 2015-16 schedule
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
The Big South Conference unveiled its 2015-16 men’s basketball composite league schedule on Thursday. CSU will tip off its conference slate at home against Winthrop on Wednesday, Dec. 2 before traveling to Liberty on Saturday, Dec. 5. Each member of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Beer, wine on menu at more casual restaurantsWould you like wine with that? Beer and wine are hitting the menu of many fast
Beer, wine on menu at more casual restaurants
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Would you like wine with that? Beer and wine are hitting the menu of many fast-casual restaurants in Central Florida as operators look to fatten their profits with adult beverages. Starbucks last week launched beer and wine sales at six Central... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
SunRail on track, but FlexBus lags behindSunRail is rolling down the tracks of Central Florida, but a high-tech shuttle
SunRail on track, but FlexBus lags behind
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
SunRail is rolling down the tracks of Central Florida, but a high-tech shuttle service that may prove vital to its success is still in testing, and months away from deployment. And that's assuming it proves technologically viable. The FlexBus... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Metro Orlando cities try to revive Uber-like bus planFour Metro Orlando communities are trying to revive an Uber-like bus plan in th
Metro Orlando cities try to revive Uber-like bus plan
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Four Metro Orlando communities are trying to revive an Uber-like bus plan in the works since the turn of the century, even though they have lost critical financial backing from the federal government. "The need in Central Florida remains. How do we... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
Longwood murder victim's family to hold candlelight vigilFamily members of Shahidul Miah will hold a candlelight vigil Thursday, one wee
Longwood murder victim's family to hold candlelight vigil
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
Family members of Shahidul Miah will hold a candlelight vigil Thursday, one week after he was shot to death in Longwood. Miah was the owner of the Kwik Mart on Bear Lake Rd and 436 next to the Shell and 7-Eleven store. Police say Miah was shot in... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; Two juveniles found walking were discovered to be skipping school.Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement inc
; Two juveniles found walking were discovered to be skipping school.
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Loss of federal funding threatens plans for on-demand buses to...The plan to create an on-demand bus system in Orange and Seminole counties appe
Loss of federal funding threatens plans for on-demand buses to...
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
The plan to create an on-demand bus system in Orange and Seminole counties appears to be on the verge of dying, now that it has lost federal funding. The state agreed to help four cities fund a portion of the FlexBus project that leaders said is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
8/23BARBARA OST, 86, Titusville, died Wednesday. Baldwin Brothers - A Funeral & Cre
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Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
BARBARA OST, 86, Titusville, died Wednesday. Baldwin Brothers - A Funeral & Cremation Society, New Smyrna Beach. JERRY HEATH, 76, Leesburg, died Monday. Baldwin Brothers - A Funeral & Cremation Society, Lady Lake. KATHERINE D. KAZIMER, 71, Mount... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Q Poll: U.S. Senate Race: Who are these guys?Despite some of the wild headlines drawn by U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, Florida vot
Q Poll: U.S. Senate Race: Who are these guys?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Despite some of the wild headlines drawn by U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, Florida voters say they simply don't know him well and they know him better than just about any other candidate for Florida's U.S. Senate race, which is almost not at all. A new... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
8/25ROBERT G. JARVIE, 69, Leesburg, died Monday. Cremation Choices, Minneola. CHAR
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Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
ROBERT G. JARVIE, 69, Leesburg, died Monday. Cremation Choices, Minneola. CHARLES SAMUEL NIX, 86, Mount. Dora, died Saturday. Marvin C. Zanders Funeral Home, Apopka. JOYCE E. PERRY, 83, Paisley, died Thursday. Fourtowns Cremation, DeBary. EMMETT... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
4/23Brevard ELOY CAMACHO ORTIZ, 74, Melbourne, died Saturday. Osceola Memory Garde
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Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Brevard ELOY CAMACHO ORTIZ, 74, Melbourne, died Saturday. Osceola Memory Gardens Funeral Home, St. Cloud. BARBARA QUIRK, 80, Titusville, died Sunday. North Brevard Funeral Home, Titusville. ELEANOR MARIE AULT, 92, Groveland, died Tuesday.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
New BusinessesWekiva Properties, real estate, 340 Golf Brook Circle, Apt. 102, Longwood, 3277
New Businesses
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Wekiva Properties, real estate, 340 Golf Brook Circle, Apt. 102, Longwood, 32779. Coupon Co-Ops, coupons, 388 Newton Place, Longwood, 32779. Aquarium Retail Holdings V Inc., aquarium maintenance, 895 Fox Valley Drive, Suite 101, Longwood,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
8/19JOHN J. BLAICH, 66, Eustis, died Sunday. Harden/Pauli Funeral Home, Eustis. RO
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Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
JOHN J. BLAICH, 66, Eustis, died Sunday. Harden/Pauli Funeral Home, Eustis. ROBERTA J. BOGART, 66, Leesburg, died Monday. Becker Funeral Home, Clermont. RICHARD TIMOTHY CALHOUN, 52, Eustis, died Tuesday. Altman-Long Funeral Home & Crematory,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tavares High senior in box office hit with first acting jobTavares High senior Joshua Brockington has made it to the big screen with his f
Tavares High senior in box office hit with first acting job
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Tavares High senior Joshua Brockington has made it to the big screen with his first try. Joshua, 17, is coming off the summer of his life with a role in the box office hit "Straight Outta Compton." The movie is about the musical group N.W.A. and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cheers greet former prosecutor Jeff Ashton at Orlando library as he discusses Casey Anthony bookRarely has losing a big legal case been such a good career move. Jeff Ashton,
Cheers greet former prosecutor Jeff Ashton at Orlando library as he discusses Casey Anthony book
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Rarely has losing a big legal case been such a good career move. Jeff Ashton, the former prosecutor turned author, has become a celebrity in the wake of the Casey Anthony murder trial. On Monday night, a standing-room crowd of more than 300 fans... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Coconut palm's disdain for cold makes for careful growing in Central FloridaQuestion: I would like to grow a coconut palm in Orlando. What is the probabili
Coconut palm's disdain for cold makes for careful growing in Central Florida
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Question: I would like to grow a coconut palm in Orlando. What is the probability of one surviving? Answer: Coconut palms don't like the cold but if you think Central Florida is warmer than it used to be, this bit of the tropics might be possible.... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Police Investigate 215th HomicideBALTIMORE (WJZ)–City police investigate the 215th homicide of the year. They s
Baltimore Police Investigate 215th Homicide
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ)–City police investigate the 215th homicide of the year. They say they responded to the report of a possible body in the 2700 block of North Longwood Street in West Baltimore around 8:00 Saturday morning. At the scene they found a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Man found shot dead in West BaltimoreA man was found dead in West Baltimore's Hanlon-Longwood neighborhood on Saturd
Man found shot dead in West Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
A man was found dead in West Baltimore's Hanlon-Longwood neighborhood on Saturday morning, and Baltimore Police are investigating his death as a homicide. Officers responded to a report of a possible dead body in the 2700 block of North Longwood... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Malone University announces new full-time faculty for 2015-16CANTON — Malone University welcomes the following new full-time faculty members
Malone University announces new full-time faculty for 2015-16
The Alliance Review / Posted 7 days ago
CANTON — Malone University welcomes the following new full-time faculty members for the 2015-16 academic year: Mark Bankert – Assistant Professor of Sport Management Donna Bishop—Assistant Professor of Education Christina (Chrissy) Fratena –... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Poland Athletic HOF to induct four members The Poland Athletic Hall of Fame will induct four new members prior to the Po
Poland Athletic HOF to induct four members
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
The Poland Athletic Hall of Fame will induct four new members prior to the Poland-Niles football game on Sept. 4. This year’s inductees are Christine Notareschi (Class of 1994, softball, basketball), Holly... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Senator tree are exhibit opens at the Seminole County History Museum The Senator, one of the oldest trees in the world, burned more than two years
Senator tree are exhibit opens at the Seminole County History Museum
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
The Senator, one of the oldest trees in the world, burned more than two years ago in Longwood. Now its remains have been turned into art and are on display through the end of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Surgery center redo pricier than buildingTim Majors, president of Orlando-based Majors Investments, said he expects to s
Surgery center redo pricier than building
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Tim Majors, president of Orlando-based Majors Investments, said he expects to spend more than $3 million renovating the former Orlando Surgery Center at 2000 N. Orange Ave., Orlando. The 20,000-square foot space sat empty for seven years and its... Read more
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Daily Herald
Dist. 204 approves $346 million spending planMore maintenance projects. Plans to expand air conditioning. Scaled-back techno
Dist. 204 approves $346 million spending plan
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
More maintenance projects. Plans to expand air conditioning. Scaled-back technology spending. A pricier bus contract. These are among the highlights of a new spending plan approved by school board members in Indian Prairie Unit District 204 as the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Free stuff for seniorsTHE FALCON BAR & GALLERY: 5:30 p.m.-midnight Monday-Thursday, 5:30 p.m.-2 a.m.
Free stuff for seniors
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
THE FALCON BAR & GALLERY: 5:30 p.m.-midnight Monday-Thursday, 5:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday-Saturday, noon-midnight Sunday; 819 E. Washington St., Orlando; free; 407-423-3060. "Peterson Guerrier: The Exhibition Will Remain Open" (through Sept. 11). THE... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Hall County police find missing boy, 3, search for abductorHall County police say they have found a 3-year-old they believe was abducted b
Hall County police find missing boy, 3, search for abductor
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
Hall County police say they have found a 3-year-old they believe was abducted by a man. Police were searching for Andy Aleman, but said the boy was located shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday. Investigators said he was taken by Juan Reynoso Flores, 28,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Clashing cartogrophy: House rejects Senate's congressional mapsTALLAHASSEE – With only one day remaining in a special session to redraw congre
Clashing cartogrophy: House rejects Senate's congressional maps
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
TALLAHASSEE – With only one day remaining in a special session to redraw congressional districts, thousands of Central Florida voters remain caught in a tug-of-war between the state House and Senate over which congressional districts to draw them... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Longwood man shot, killed in his drivewayPolice: About 11:30 a.m., Longwood police were called to the 700 block of Eas
Longwood man shot, killed in his driveway
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Police: About 11:30 a.m., Longwood police were called to the 700 block of East Warren Avenue. Shahidul Miah, 56, was found lying in his driveway with a gunshot wound to his upper torso, a police report... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Arborists want to clone 2,000-old Lady Liberty at Big Tree ParkShe was putting down roots when Vesuvius destroyed Pompeii in 79 AD. She has l
Arborists want to clone 2,000-old Lady Liberty at Big Tree Park
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
She was putting down roots when Vesuvius destroyed Pompeii in 79 AD. She has lived through the rise and fall of great civilizations —flourishing in the same spot just west of U.S. Highway 17-92 for 2,000 years. She has survived droughts, diseases,... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
Longwood man found shot to death in drivewayLongwood Police say a 56-year-old man was found shot to death in his own drivew
Longwood man found shot to death in driveway
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
Longwood Police say a 56-year-old man was found shot to death in his own driveway late Wednesday night. Officials say Shahidul Miah was found dead outside his home on East Warren Avenue around 11:30 p.m. The Longwood Fire Department responded to... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Man found shot to death in Longwood driveway, police sayA man was found shot to death Wednesday night in the driveway of his home, acco
Man found shot to death in Longwood driveway, police say
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
A man was found shot to death Wednesday night in the driveway of his home, according to the Longwood Police Department. Officials said paramedics responded to the home on East Warren Avenue shortly after 11 p.m. and found Shahidul Miah, 56,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Man found shot to death in Longwood drivewayA man was found shot to death in the driveway of a home on East Warren Avenue i
Man found shot to death in Longwood driveway
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
A man was found shot to death in the driveway of a home on East Warren Avenue in Longwood, police said Thursday. Authorities said officers were not able to revive Shahidul Miah, 56, who had been shot once in the upper torso. No suspect information... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Longwood man shot, killed in his drivewayA Longwood man was shot and killed Wednesday night in his driveway, police said
Longwood man shot, killed in his driveway
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
A Longwood man was shot and killed Wednesday night in his driveway, police said. About 11:30 a.m., Longwood police were called to the 700 block of East Warren Avenue. Shahidul Miah, 56, was found lying in his driveway with a gunshot wound to his... Read more
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express
Think your child's clever? Ten-old boy gets A* maths GCSE…and he's not stopping thereThink your child's clever? Ten-year-old boy gets A* maths GCSE…and he's not sto
Think your child's clever? Ten-old boy gets A* maths GCSE…and he's not stopping there
express / Posted 9 days ago
Think your child's clever? Ten-year-old boy gets A* maths GCSE…and he's not stopping there NERVOUS 16-year-olds are picking up their GCSE results this morning - but one 10-year-old has his Maths results in the bag. Bhunit Santhiramoulesan has... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Poland selling tickets for opener The Poland High School Athletic Department will be selling general admission
Poland selling tickets for opener
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
The Poland High School Athletic Department will be selling general admission tickets to the Aug. 27 football season opener against Marlington beginning Monday. Tickets will be sold in the High School Athletic... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lifelong environmental activist at center of bear hunt battleAs a child, Chuck O'Neal spent summers hiking with his uncle in the Catskill Mo
Lifelong environmental activist at center of bear hunt battle
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
As a child, Chuck O'Neal spent summers hiking with his uncle in the Catskill Mountains in New York. It was during those walks that O'Neal developed an appreciation for nature and conservation. "I grew up enjoying the outdoors," O'Neal, 59, said.... Read more
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Boston Globe
This sinkhole has closed part of I-93 in New HampshireThe winter of 2015 was Boston's snowiest ever, with more than 110 inches of sno
This sinkhole has closed part of I-93 in New Hampshire
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
The winter of 2015 was Boston's snowiest ever, with more than 110 inches of snow. But Boston is no stranger to severe weather. Here's a look back at severe local weather throughout the years. Two fishing schooners ran aground off Cape Cod in a... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Life-saving war relics on viewA typical harvesting scene near Dunedin: a mill at work threshing a valuable wh
Life-saving war relics on view
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
A typical harvesting scene near Dunedin: a mill at work threshing a valuable wheat crop. - Otago Witness, 18.8.1915. Copies of picture available from ODT front office, Lower Stuart St, or www.otagoimages.co.nz They were an empty tobacco tin and... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
VIDEORockford city leaders say food made the difference in choosing new sports bar o
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WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 10 days ago
Rockford city leaders say food made the difference in choosing new sports bar ownerRockford city leaders say food made the difference in choosing new sports bar owner The battle over one building in Rockford is similar to two teams playing for a... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
VIDEORauner on union-strike veto: 'Let me do my job'Rauner on union-strike veto: 'Le
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WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 10 days ago
Rauner on union-strike veto: 'Let me do my job'Rauner on union-strike veto: 'Let me do my job' Gov. Bruce Rauner has sent a memo to Illinois lawmakers imploring them not to overturn his dismissal of legislation that would send labor-union contract... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
No injuries reported in SUV rollover on Rockford's East sideAn SUV with three teenagers inside rolled over on Longwood Street near 2 p.m.
No injuries reported in SUV rollover on Rockford's East side
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 11 days ago
An SUV with three teenagers inside rolled over on Longwood Street near 2 p.m. Rockford Police say the driver lost control and hit a curb which rolled the SUV onto its side. There were no injuries. Police say the teens ran, but were eventually... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Thousands attend 10th annual 'Back 2 School Bash'Annette Harrison knows what it's like to stand in a massive line, vying for a c
Thousands attend 10th annual 'Back 2 School Bash'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Annette Harrison knows what it's like to stand in a massive line, vying for a chance to snap up free backpacks and haircuts for her two children before the school year starts. On Saturday, Harrison stood at the end of a similar line, but for a much... Read more
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