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Palm Beach Daily News
Woman arrested in Palm Beach prostitution stingA Margate woman was charged with prostitution Tuesday as part of a sting by the
Woman arrested in Palm Beach prostitution sting
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted an hour ago
A Margate woman was charged with prostitution Tuesday as part of a sting by the Palm Beach Police Department’s Organized Crime Vice & Narcotics Unit. Edelecia Alves Moraes, 25, was charged with offering to commit prostitution, a misdemeanor. Police... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
South Fla. couple leave child on sidewalk to drink in barA South Florida couple were arrested and face child neglect charges after polic
South Fla. couple leave child on sidewalk to drink in bar
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 hours ago
A South Florida couple were arrested and face child neglect charges after police said they left their child outside on the sidewalk while they drank in a Margate bar. Antonio Nieves and Amy Schafer were accused of leaving their 3-month-old child on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Parents 'left baby outside a bar and checked on him between shots'Florida parents 'left their baby alone outside a bar at night and checked on hi
Parents 'left baby outside a bar and checked on him between shots'
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Florida parents 'left their baby alone outside a bar at night and checked on him sporadically between doing shots' Antonio Nieves, 28, and Amy Schafer, 27, charged with child neglect without great bodily harm; Nieves is also facing a domestic... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Flashy House Annoys NeighborsA house in Margate, New Jersey is causing a commotion. An otherwise fairly ordi
Flashy House Annoys Neighbors
News 10 WILX / Posted 6 hours ago
A house in Margate, New Jersey is causing a commotion. An otherwise fairly ordinary home turns into a light spectacular after dark. Neighbors call it "the Blue House" and they don't particularly like it. Every night, the house is lit up with... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Parents accused of leaving baby outside Margate bar while they got drunkThe parents of a 3-month-old baby are facing child neglect charges after they l
Parents accused of leaving baby outside Margate bar while they got drunk
Local 10 Miami / Posted 13 hours ago
The parents of a 3-month-old baby are facing child neglect charges after they left their son outside a bar in Margate earlier this week while they got drunk, police said. Antonio Nieves, 28, and Amy Schafer, 27, both face a child neglect charge.... Read more
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NBC New York
'Blue House' in New Jersey Upsets Sleepless NeighborsOne New Jersey man's idea of art has some of his neighbors feeling blue. Jack
'Blue House' in New Jersey Upsets Sleepless Neighbors
NBC New York / Posted 16 hours ago
One New Jersey man's idea of art has some of his neighbors feeling blue. Jack Zoltak bathes his house on North Haverford Avenue in Margate, New Jersey, in blue every night, using an extensive light display. Some say the lights are making it hard to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Champs Show Gauteng and North West As the Early Form TeamsGauteng and North West laid down their markers as the teams to beat in the SPAR
National Champs Show Gauteng and North West As the Early Form Teams
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Gauteng and North West laid down their markers as the teams to beat in the SPAR National Netball Championships at the Ugu Sports Centre near Margate on Tuesday, with both teams recording two wins on the second day of the competition. Gauteng coach... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
New Jersey home's vibrant light display irritates neighborsAn extravagant New Jersey home's wild blue lights has neighbors seeing red. Th
New Jersey home's vibrant light display irritates neighbors
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 23 hours ago
An extravagant New Jersey home's wild blue lights has neighbors seeing red. The house in Margate, N.J. is almost normal during the day, except for a few unique and presidential statues, but when the sun goes down, the lights come up - and the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Neighbors Upset Over Bright Lights at Margate 'Blue House'One Margate, New Jersey man's idea of art has some of his neighbors feeling blu
Neighbors Upset Over Bright Lights at Margate 'Blue House'
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
One Margate, New Jersey man's idea of art has some of his neighbors feeling blue. Jack Zoltak bathes his North Haverford Ave. house in blue every night, thanks to an extensive light display. Some say the lights are making it hard to sleep, in... Read more
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NBC Miami
Couple Drank in Bar While Baby Sat on SidewalkA mother and father are accused of leaving their baby alone on a sidewalk while
Couple Drank in Bar While Baby Sat on Sidewalk
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
A mother and father are accused of leaving their baby alone on a sidewalk while they went drinking at a Margate bar. Antonio Nieves, 28, and Amy Schafer, 27, are facing child neglect charges following their arrests Tuesday. It's unknown if they've... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Tributes to Christopher Wade, Hampstead historian who has died at the age of 95 Former Ham and High editor and current Burgh House Trust chairman Matthew Lew
Tributes to Christopher Wade, Hampstead historian who has died at the age of 95
The Ham&High Network / Posted yesterday
Former Ham and High editor and current Burgh House Trust chairman Matthew Lewin pays tribute to man he describes as “one of the priceless treasures of... Read more
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Independent
'Margate will never be MarGAYte’ say homophobic leaflets targeting Kent Gay Pride paradeThe flyers, delivered to homes in Margate, said: “Save yourself and your childr
'Margate will never be MarGAYte’ say homophobic leaflets targeting Kent Gay Pride parade
Independent / Posted yesterday
The flyers, delivered to homes in Margate, said: “Save yourself and your children from homosexuality.” They continued: “Margate stays proud and will never be MarGAYte!” Vikki Childs, the chairwoman of Kent Pride, said such discrimination had no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Streamlined SA Netball Championships Attract More Top PlayersThe SPAR South African Netball Championships begin at the Ugu Sports Centre nea
Streamlined SA Netball Championships Attract More Top Players
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The SPAR South African Netball Championships begin at the Ugu Sports Centre near Margate on Monday, with a new format for the premier provincial competition in the country. On the back of the Netball World Cup in Sydney two weeks ago, Netball South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North-West Off to Great Start At New-Look Netball ChampionshipsThe new-look SPAR national netball championships got under way at the Ugu Sport
North-West Off to Great Start At New-Look Netball Championships
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The new-look SPAR national netball championships got under way at the Ugu Sports Centre near Margate on Monday and North West coach Dorette Badenhorst, was pleased with the way her team started, beating KwaZulu-Natal A2 49-13, and Gauteng 36-26. The... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Land claims to increaseTHE number of land claims in Ugu District is set to increase after the Commissi
Land claims to increase
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
THE number of land claims in Ugu District is set to increase after the Commission for Land Rights Restitution announced it will be in Port Shepstone from 16 to 18 September taking new submissions. A total of 359 land claims have been recorded in Ugu... Read more
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iol.co.za
Transsexual celeb ‘a heterosexual woman’AFPKellie Maloney delivers a speech during the second day of the UKIP spring co
Transsexual celeb ‘a heterosexual woman’
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
AFPKellie Maloney delivers a speech during the second day of the UKIP spring conference in Margate, Kent, southeast England, on February 28, 2015. PHOTO: AFP/ BEN STANSALL Kellie Maloney is attracted to men. The former boxing promoter - known as... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kellie Maloney is 'a heterosexual woman'AFPKellie Maloney delivers a speech during the second day of the UKIP spring co
Kellie Maloney is 'a heterosexual woman'
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
AFPKellie Maloney delivers a speech during the second day of the UKIP spring conference in Margate, Kent, southeast England, on February 28, 2015. PHOTO: AFP/ BEN STANSALL Kellie Maloney is attracted to men. The former boxing promoter - known as... Read more
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Philly.com
Work on seawall marks a new era for Atlantic City inletSuzette Parmley, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Sunday, August 23, 2015, 8
Work on seawall marks a new era for Atlantic City inlet
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Suzette Parmley, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Sunday, August 23, 2015, 8:43 PM The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began removing the damaged Boardwalk on Thursday to begin the nearly two-year, $50 million project being funded by city, state and... Read more
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footballconference
The National League Official WebsiteCity inflicted a fourth defeat on St Albans City from their opening five games,
The National League Official Website
footballconference / Posted 5 days ago
City inflicted a fourth defeat on St Albans City from their opening five games, courtesy of a Frankie Artus penalty at Clarence Park. The crucial goal came after 31 minutes when Jon Davies was pushed in the box, and Artus made no mistake form the... Read more
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NBC Miami
Mother-Daughter Duo Graduates From NSULike mother, like daughter. A mom and daughter duo both received their diplomas
Mother-Daughter Duo Graduates From NSU
NBC Miami / Posted 6 days ago
Like mother, like daughter. A mom and daughter duo both received their diplomas Friday as they graduated from Nova Southeastern University. Angella John and Tiffiny Wilson have always had a mother-daughter bond but they got even closer as study... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach mayor: Redistricting impasse may be good for townThe Florida Legislature’s failure to agree on a plan to redistrict the state’s
Palm Beach mayor: Redistricting impasse may be good for town
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
The Florida Legislature’s failure to agree on a plan to redistrict the state’s congressional districts may be good news for Palm Beach, Mayor Gail Coniglio said today. The House and Senate locked horns today, the last day of a special session called... Read more
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Super Sport
Adilson on the move in Margate Adilson da Silva shot a flawless 67 at San Lameer Country Club on Friday to c
Adilson on the move in Margate
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Adilson da Silva shot a flawless 67 at San Lameer Country Club on Friday to claim the early lead during round two of the Vodacom Origins of Golf presented by Samsung. The Brazilian made short work of the 6104-metre... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hipster holidays: British seaside resorts are back in fashion withAs the final strains of ‘The Stripper’ trumpeted, across Blackpool’s arcade-lin
Hipster holidays: British seaside resorts are back in fashion with
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
As the final strains of ‘The Stripper’ trumpeted, across Blackpool’s arcade-lined promenade and the salt air breeze wafted solitary chip wrappers down Ramsgate’s empty pier, we asked “can anything be done to stop the slow, steady decline of the Great... Read more
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Super Sport
Curlewis, Hugo lead at San Lameer Andrew Curlewis lives a short drive from San Lameer Country Club, where he sh
Curlewis, Hugo lead at San Lameer
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Andrew Curlewis lives a short drive from San Lameer Country Club, where he shot 67 on Thursday to lead the first round of the Vodacom Origins of Golf presented by Samsung. “This year we have two events that I play... Read more
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Mashable
15 things you must do before the British summer is overLONDON — Most of the time, it's hard to believe that we even have a summer here
15 things you must do before the British summer is over
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON — Most of the time, it's hard to believe that we even have a summer here in the UK. Between rainfall and below average temperatures, it often feels like we're stuck in eternal winter. But even the most torrential of rain won't stop us... Read more
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Independent
Banksy launches Disney inspired 'bemusement park' in Weston-super-Mare's Tropicana for first UK show in 6 yearsThe elusive artist has developed the site into a "bemusement park" called Disma
Banksy launches Disney inspired 'bemusement park' in Weston-super-Mare's Tropicana for first UK show in 6 years
Independent / Posted 7 days ago
The elusive artist has developed the site into a "bemusement park" called Dismaland with 18 attractions. The artist, who is thought to be from the West Country, said: “I loved the Tropicana as a kid, so getting to throw these doors open again is a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Angry couple ‘tried to kill builder’London - A couple tried to murder their builder by pinning him to a skip and st
Angry couple ‘tried to kill builder’
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
London - A couple tried to murder their builder by pinning him to a skip and stabbing him in the neck with a screwdriver in a row over shoddy work, a court heard on Wednesday. Robert Symons, 51, and Jenny Turrell, 47, had hired Jeff King to carry... Read more
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Independent
Could the golden age of arcade gaming ever be revived in the era of the Xbox?Of course, in real life, the arcades of the 1970s and 1980s were filled with sw
Could the golden age of arcade gaming ever be revived in the era of the Xbox?
Independent / Posted 8 days ago
Of course, in real life, the arcades of the 1970s and 1980s were filled with sweaty young lads concentrating hard on gaining a high score and value for money from their 10p pieces rather than world-saving Hollywood funnymen. But arcades were... Read more
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Harrow Times
Bartlett: We are still in pre-season modeWealdstone boss Gordon Bartlett has admitted his side are still in pre-season m
Bartlett: We are still in pre-season mode
Harrow Times / Posted 8 days ago
Wealdstone boss Gordon Bartlett has admitted his side are still in pre-season mode due to the number of obstacles they have faced this summer but has taken heart from the Stones’ performances. Their luck was once again out on Saturday as Wycombe... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Couple 'stabbed builder with a screwdriver after he wrecked their home'Dominic Connolly, prosecuting, told Canterbury Crown Court how the couple had h
Couple 'stabbed builder with a screwdriver after he wrecked their home'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Dominic Connolly, prosecuting, told Canterbury Crown Court how the couple had hired Mr King to do work on a house they owned in Margate, Kent. "They were dissatisfied with the work he had done and refused to pay him what he thought he was owed," he... Read more
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The New Age
Netball SA reveals new-look championshipsThe Spar National Netball championships taking place at the Ugu Sports Centre n
Netball SA reveals new-look championships
The New Age / Posted 8 days ago
The Spar National Netball championships taking place at the Ugu Sports Centre near Margate, on the KZN south coast next week, has had a make-over. Teams will represent provinces rather than regions, as was the case in the past, and the tournament... Read more
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footballconference
The National League Official WebsiteThe Bath equaliser came 3 minutes ahead of the interval, courtesy of a penalty
The National League Official Website
footballconference / Posted 8 days ago
The Bath equaliser came 3 minutes ahead of the interval, courtesy of a penalty hotly disputed by the Magpie players, Frankie Artus converting from the spot. But with only 2 minutes left on the clock, veteran defender Matt Coupe scored for the home... Read more
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Daily Mirror
A couple 'tried to murder a builder after he wrecked their home', a court heardA couple tried to murder their builder using a screwdriver after he wrecked the
A couple 'tried to murder a builder after he wrecked their home', a court heard
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
A couple tried to murder their builder using a screwdriver after he wrecked their home in retaliation for them not paying him, a court has heard. Robert Symons, 51, is accused of kicking and punching Jeff King in the street before Jenny Turrell, 47,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmanian youth population continues to decline as over 65s surge, ABS figuresTasmanian youth population continues to decline as over 65s surge, Bureau of St
Tasmanian youth population continues to decline as over 65s surge, ABS figures
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Tasmanian youth population continues to decline as over 65s surge, Bureau of Statistics says The number of working Tasmanians has fallen while the proportion of people aged over 65 has increased according to new data from the Australian Bureau of... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Home sprayed with bullets in MargateA home in Margate was sprayed with bullets early Monday morning, police confirm
Home sprayed with bullets in Margate
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
A home in Margate was sprayed with bullets early Monday morning, police confirmed. The shooting was reported about 5:40 a.m. at a home in the 600 block of Southwest 50th Terrace. Police said responding officers found spent shell casings on the... Read more
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Miami New Times
Two Activists Infiltrate a Center Where Illegal Immigrants Are HeldIt was dusk in late July when a young woman with long, curly brown hair and a g
Two Activists Infiltrate a Center Where Illegal Immigrants Are Held
Miami New Times / Posted 9 days ago
It was dusk in late July when a young woman with long, curly brown hair and a gray T-shirt walked up to the guard station at the entrance to Port Everglades, babbling in Spanish. Tears streaked down her cherubic cheeks. The guard on duty, who spoke... Read more
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metro
Banksy's new Dismaland show in Weston-super-Mare looks dark and epicBanksy’s new Dismaland show in Weston-super-Mare looks dark and epic Street ar
Banksy's new Dismaland show in Weston-super-Mare looks dark and epic
metro / Posted 9 days ago
Banksy’s new Dismaland show in Weston-super-Mare looks dark and epic Street artist and man of mystery, Banksy, is about to open a new exhibition, and it looks pretty epic. When construction started on the site of the old Tropicana lido in... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Foals announce live datesINDIE-rock band Foals have unveiled a series of live dates at a series of quirk
Foals announce live dates
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
INDIE-rock band Foals have unveiled a series of live dates at a series of quirky and intimate venues. The Oxford band today confirm a full UK club tour - just a week befiore the release of their eagerly awaited fourth album. Tickets go on sale on... Read more
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Digital Spy
Foals are heading out on a UK club tour this winter and it's not to be missedThe band will call at ten smaller venues around the country this November, incl
Foals are heading out on a UK club tour this winter and it's not to be missed
Digital Spy / Posted 10 days ago
The band will call at ten smaller venues around the country this November, including Liverpool, Aberdeen and Margate. As well as the newly announced dates, the band are already playing a sold-out show at London's Village Underground on August... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Foals announce Liverpool Olympia date ahead of new albumFoals have announced a date at Liverpool Olympia as part of a UK tour. The ban
Foals announce Liverpool Olympia date ahead of new album
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
Foals have announced a date at Liverpool Olympia as part of a UK tour. The band, who last played Liverpool at the Arts Club in February 2014, will bring fourth album What Went Down to Liverpool's Olympia Theatre on November 6. Twice nominated for... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man flung from car after it overturns in MargateAmanda Khoza, News24 The vehicle after it had crashed in Margate. (Photo from
Man flung from car after it overturns in Margate
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
Amanda Khoza, News24 The vehicle after it had crashed in Margate. (Photo from Netcare911) Durban - A man was ejected from his vehicle when it overturned in Margate in the early hours of Monday morning, Netcare 911 paramedics said. Netcare 911... Read more
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Philly.com
JERSEY TOMATO'S SPIRIT RIPENSThe two Rutgers University researchers are on a team that aims to do just that.
JERSEY TOMATO'S SPIRIT RIPENS
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
The two Rutgers University researchers are on a team that aims to do just that. Since 2010, they've been breeding a better version of the famous "Rutgers" variety, which became synonymous with the Jersey tomato for decades after it was released to... Read more
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Harrow Times
Ten-man Stones beaten in injury time by EastbourneTen-man Wealdstone saw their tale of woe continue on Saturday as they were beat
Ten-man Stones beaten in injury time by Eastbourne
Harrow Times / Posted 11 days ago
Ten-man Wealdstone saw their tale of woe continue on Saturday as they were beaten 1-0 at the death by Eastbourne Borough with midfielder Matt Ball playing 55 minutes in goal. The Stones were dealt a setback prior to the game when goalkeeper Alex... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Town battles redistricting in TallahasseeTwo of the town’s elected officials were in Tallahassee on Thursday to urge law
Town battles redistricting in Tallahassee
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Two of the town’s elected officials were in Tallahassee on Thursday to urge lawmakers tasked with redrawing Florida’s congressional districts to preserve the coastal configuration of District 22, which includes Palm Beach. Mayor Gail Coniglio and... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Boy hospitalized after near-drowning at birthday party in Coconut CreekA 6-year-old boy was hospitalized after he nearly drowned at a birthday party,
Boy hospitalized after near-drowning at birthday party in Coconut Creek
Local 10 Miami / Posted 12 days ago
A 6-year-old boy was hospitalized after he nearly drowned at a birthday party, Coconut Creek police said. The incident happened after 4 p.m. Saturday at the County Lakes Mobile Home Park in the 6800 block of Northwest 39th Avenue. The boy was found... Read more
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footballconference
The National League Official Website....are the only teams to be 100% after the opening three matches of the new Va
The National League Official Website
footballconference / Posted 12 days ago
....are the only teams to be 100% after the opening three matches of the new Vanarama National League South season. Danny Kedwell opened the scoring from the penalty spot in the 50th minute and Kenny Clark poked home a goalmouth scramble on 76... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Program offers path back to home ownershipSal Amanzio just needs a little time. The 69-year-old owner of a printing comp
Program offers path back to home ownership
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Sal Amanzio just needs a little time. The 69-year-old owner of a printing company said medical bills forced him out of his family's Pompano Beach residence, but he's hoping to return to the housing market this fall as a "boomerang buyer." Last... Read more
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metro
Urban beaches are the answer if you can't afford Ibiza this yearThis urban beach is the answer if you can’t afford to go on holiday this year
Urban beaches are the answer if you can't afford Ibiza this year
metro / Posted 14 days ago
This urban beach is the answer if you can’t afford to go on holiday this year So you can’t afford to go to Ibiza ( sad face) but you want to feel the sand between your toes before the summer is out. You are in luck. Because some genius has dumped... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Uber bedevils Broward commissioners | The Power LunchGet The Power Lunch newsletter, a must-read weekday roundup of what's buzzing i
Uber bedevils Broward commissioners | The Power Lunch
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Get The Power Lunch newsletter, a must-read weekday roundup of what's buzzing in Florida politics: Greetings from our state capital! Today's the day that redistricting committees sign off on a congressional district map, which, if the schedule holds... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
JM Family raises minimum wage to $16 an hourJM Family Enterprises is raising its minimum wage to $16 an hour, nearly double
JM Family raises minimum wage to $16 an hour
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
JM Family Enterprises is raising its minimum wage to $16 an hour, nearly double Florida's $8.05 minimum — a pay hike for 400 workers. But the auto giant's shift is even more far-reaching: It also bumps up wages of about 600 hourly employees who... Read more
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