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Queens Chronicle
Former Councilman Al Stabile dies at 68Former South Queens Councilman Alfonso Stabile died on Saturday morning of natu
Former Councilman Al Stabile dies at 68
Queens Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Former South Queens Councilman Alfonso Stabile died on Saturday morning of natural causes, Councilman Eric Ulrich (R-Ozone Park) said. He was 68. "Al Stabile was a passionate and dedicated public servant who always put the community first. I grew up... Read more
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Washington Post
First female Va. trooper killed on duty was ‘rebel’ who broke racial barriersA ceremony honoring Jacqueline Vernon, a Virginia state trooper who was killed
First female Va. trooper killed on duty was ‘rebel’ who broke racial barriers
Washington Post / Posted 6 hours ago
A ceremony honoring Jacqueline Vernon, a Virginia state trooper who was killed in 1988 at the age of 32 and recently had a bridge named after her. (Courtesy of Virginia State Police) Virginia state trooper Charles King III was racing down Interstate... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Bridge to be renamed Sunday in memory of Dave TheisOn what would have been his 66th birthday, the legacy of former Selectman David
Bridge to be renamed Sunday in memory of Dave Theis
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
On what would have been his 66th birthday, the legacy of former Selectman David Theis will be immortalized with a rededication of the Route 1 bridge crossing over the Mianus River. The bridge, which connects Cos Cob and Riverside, will be formally... Read more
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Daily Press
Northbound lanes of Monitor-Merrimac reopen after accidentNorthbound traffic blocked at Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel All nort
Northbound lanes of Monitor-Merrimac reopen after accident
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Northbound traffic blocked at Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel All northbound lanes of the Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge Tunnel are blocked following a multi-vehicle accident, according to VDOT. Traffic here is seen from 28th Street in... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
NB lanes of MMMBT closed due to crash in tunnel Chespeake, Va. – VDOT says all lanes are closed northbound at the Monitor-Mer
NB lanes of MMMBT closed due to crash in tunnel
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
Chespeake, Va. – VDOT says all lanes are closed northbound at the Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel due to a multi-vehicle crash inside the tunnel. Motorists are advised to take an alternate... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Photo of the Week: A Falcon's TalePhotographer: Linette Mansberger of New Oxford Why The Photo Is Special: Pereg
Photo of the Week: A Falcon's Tale
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
Photographer: Linette Mansberger of New Oxford Why The Photo Is Special: Peregrine Falcon fledgling "Blue" a few hours before her maiden flight back to the Veterans Memorial Bridge where she hatched near Columbia. She had fallen into the Susquehanna... Read more
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South Maryland News
Great Mills woman killed in Route 4 crashA St. Mary’s woman died Wednesday afternoon when her sport-utility vehicle coll
Great Mills woman killed in Route 4 crash
South Maryland News / Posted yesterday
A St. Mary’s woman died Wednesday afternoon when her sport-utility vehicle collided with another vehicle on Route 4 in California, police report, in a crash that also injured the other vehicle’s driver. Killed in the 1:30 p.m. collision was... Read more
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South Maryland News
Great Mills woman killed in Route 4 crashA St. Mary’s woman died Wednesday afternoon when her sport-utility vehicle coll
Great Mills woman killed in Route 4 crash
South Maryland News / Posted yesterday
A St. Mary’s woman died Wednesday afternoon when her sport-utility vehicle collided with another vehicle on Route 4 in California, police report, in a crash that also injured the other vehicle’s driver. Killed in the 1:30 p.m. collision was... Read more
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South Maryland News
U.S. 301 convoy rolls without incidentThe first of 28 transports of plant equipment to the CPV St. Charles Energy Cen
U.S. 301 convoy rolls without incident
South Maryland News / Posted yesterday
The first of 28 transports of plant equipment to the CPV St. Charles Energy Center appears to have gone as planned on Tuesday night without any significant interruptions. The convoy, including the truck and several Maryland State Police vehicles as... Read more
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South Maryland News
U.S. 301 traffic to slow for plant cargoCommuters who drive U.S. 301 at night and in the early morning will need to fin
U.S. 301 traffic to slow for plant cargo
South Maryland News / Posted 2 days ago
Commuters who drive U.S. 301 at night and in the early morning will need to find an alternate route beginning Aug. 25 due to convoys of trucks carrying heavy construction equipment. The trucks will drive about 5 mph through 20 miles of U.S. 301... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Brunswick officials mostly positive about rail planWilmington officials have said they're willing to pay $100,000 for a feasibilit
Brunswick officials mostly positive about rail plan
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Wilmington officials have said they're willing to pay $100,000 for a feasibility study looking at moving the track, with an estimated additional $200,000 coming from Wilmington's planning organization and the N.C. Department of Transportation. There... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Sag Harbor Village Officials Hope To Expand Planned Waterfront ParkThe waterfront area just south of the Lance Corporal Jordan Haerter Memorial Br
Sag Harbor Village Officials Hope To Expand Planned Waterfront Park
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
The waterfront area just south of the Lance Corporal Jordan Haerter Memorial Bridge in Sag Harbor Village has the potential to become one of two things: an eight-unit condominium complex built by developers, or part of a waterfront park, if the... Read more
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South Maryland News
Great Mills woman killed in Route 4 crashA St. Mary’s woman died Wednesday afternoon when her sport-utility vehicle coll
Great Mills woman killed in Route 4 crash
South Maryland News / Posted 2 days ago
A St. Mary’s woman died Wednesday afternoon when her sport-utility vehicle collided with another vehicle on Route 4 in California, police report, in a crash that also injured the other vehicle’s driver. Killed in the 1:30 p.m. collision was Diane... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Cape Fear Memorial Bridge opening could impact your morning commuteThe Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is expected to go up at 9 a.m. Thursday. Accordi
Cape Fear Memorial Bridge opening could impact your morning commute
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is expected to go up at 9 a.m. Thursday. According to the bridge tender, the US Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is heading out of the Port City, causing the opening. The Isabel Holmes Bridge is not expected to open, so... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Cape Fear Memorial Bridge expected to openThe Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is expected to go up at 9 a.m. Thursday. Accordi
Cape Fear Memorial Bridge expected to open
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is expected to go up at 9 a.m. Thursday. According to the bridge tender, the US Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is heading out of the Port City, causing the opening. The Isabel Holmes Bridge is not expected to open, so... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Postcards from NormThe town of New Milford has grown remarkably fast during recent decades. Yet th
Postcards from Norm
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
The town of New Milford has grown remarkably fast during recent decades. Yet the attentive eye can still find images of its small-town charm. This photo was taken in 2005 from Second Hill Road. Photo: Norm Cummings / Norm Cummings /Spectrum Even... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Route 7 safety comes under scrutinyStreetlights, sidewalks and crosswalks were nixed nearly a decade ago when the
Route 7 safety comes under scrutiny
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
Streetlights, sidewalks and crosswalks were nixed nearly a decade ago when the Route 7 South project was completed in New Milford. Partly due to opposition from property owners along the busy roadway, such possible safety measures found the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Leland mom pleads guilty to abuse-related charges in toddler's deathAngel Marie Ray, 33, entered the guilty plea to accessory after the fact of fel
Leland mom pleads guilty to abuse-related charges in toddler's death
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Angel Marie Ray, 33, entered the guilty plea to accessory after the fact of felony child abuse before Judge Jim Ammons during a brief hearing in Brunswick County Superior Court. In exchange for the plea and testimony against boyfriend Albert Dave... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
2 intrepid writers take on 14 galleries in three hoursFourth Friday Gallery Nights has been a thing in downtown Wilmington since 2003
2 intrepid writers take on 14 galleries in three hours
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Fourth Friday Gallery Nights has been a thing in downtown Wilmington since 2003, when a group of gallery owners organized a monthly event similar to the art walks that take place in other cities. The original owners of Bottega took over for a while,... Read more
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South Maryland News
U.S. 301 traffic to slow for plant cargoCommuters who drive U.S. 301 at night and in the early morning will need to fin
U.S. 301 traffic to slow for plant cargo
South Maryland News / Posted 3 days ago
Commuters who drive U.S. 301 at night and in the early morning will need to find an alternate route due to convoys of trucks carrying heavy construction equipment. The trucks will drive about 5 mph through 20 miles of U.S. 301 northbound between 9... Read more
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Daily Press
Suffolk firefighters battling blaze at wastewater treatment plant Suffolk firefighters are battling a blaze at Hampton Roads Sanitation Distric
Suffolk firefighters battling blaze at wastewater treatment plant
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Suffolk firefighters are battling a blaze at Hampton Roads Sanitation District Nansemond Wastewater Treatment Plant at 6909 Armstead Road in northern Suffolk. The fire was reported... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Here's why giant wind blades were stuck on interstate 10 daysThe blades are being carried on three semis when they reached a construction zo
Here's why giant wind blades were stuck on interstate 10 days
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
The blades are being carried on three semis when they reached a construction zone and couldn't pass through. For 10 days, KTIV reports the blades sat along southbound I-29 at the Riverside exit. On Tuesday morning, the semis were able to make the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Leland mom pleads guilty to abuse-related charges in toddler's deathBrayden Ray died three days after Angel Ray and her boyfriend, Albert David Mor
Leland mom pleads guilty to abuse-related charges in toddler's death
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Brayden Ray died three days after Angel Ray and her boyfriend, Albert David Morgan III, rushed the boy to the hospital in Wilmington. Morgan, of Green Hill Road Northeast, also in Leland, is charged with the boy's murder. The assistant district... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Portion of Route 481 to be named in honor of fallen Onondaga County SheriffGovernor Andrew Cuomo recently signed legislation to rename of a portion of Rou
Portion of Route 481 to be named in honor of fallen Onondaga County Sheriff
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Governor Andrew Cuomo recently signed legislation to rename of a portion of Route 481 in honor of Onondaga County Sheriff Deputy Glenn Searles. According to the Aug. 13 press release from the governor’s office, a portion of Route 481 between exits 5... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
10 days later, the giant wind turbine blades have finally resumed their tripThe giant wind turbine blades have resumed their journey south. One-by-one Tues
10 days later, the giant wind turbine blades have finally resumed their trip
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 4 days ago
The giant wind turbine blades have resumed their journey south. One-by-one Tuesday morning, three semis carrying the huge blades made the corner at Veterans Memorial Bridge and headed across into Nebraska. The blades have been stranded at the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Motorcyclist injured in accident involving Belfast police cruiserBELFAST, Maine — An injured motorcyclist needed to be transported by LifeFlight
Motorcyclist injured in accident involving Belfast police cruiser
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
BELFAST, Maine — An injured motorcyclist needed to be transported by LifeFlight of Maine helicopter Monday afternoon for medical treatment and traffic on U.S. Route 1 was detoured for hours after a police officer tried to make a U-turn on the Belfast... Read more
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South Maryland News
Nighttime cargo deliveries to impact 301 traffic for several weeksThe first of 28 overnight hauling operations begins Wednesday for the CPV St. C
Nighttime cargo deliveries to impact 301 traffic for several weeks
South Maryland News / Posted 4 days ago
The first of 28 overnight hauling operations begins Wednesday for the CPV St. Charles Energy Center on Billingsley Road in Waldorf. The hauling route extends from the Aqualand Marina in Newburg to White Plains. Coordinated by Roll-Lift USA, a... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Know Before You Go: Week of August 24LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The following traffic changes and closures are expected
Know Before You Go: Week of August 24
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The following traffic changes and closures are expected this week in connection with construction on both the downtown and east end crossings. All work is subject to change without notice. Downtown Crossing: Overnight Week... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
TRAFFIC ALERT: Veteran's Memorial Bridge will be closed Tuesday morningAn oversized load will mean the Veteran's Memorial Bridge connecting Sioux City
TRAFFIC ALERT: Veteran's Memorial Bridge will be closed Tuesday morning
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 5 days ago
An oversized load will mean the Veteran's Memorial Bridge connecting Sioux City and South Sioux City will be closed Tuesday morning. Three big wind turbine blades got stuck at the Riverside exit of Interstate 29 in Sioux City more than a week... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Veterans, troops on Trudeau’s agendaLiberal leader Justin Trudeau unveiled a $300 million platform promise here Mon
Veterans, troops on Trudeau’s agenda
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 5 days ago
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau unveiled a $300 million platform promise here Monday, aimed at wooing the military vote in a riding with Canada’s largest and busiest military air base. As one veteran was overheard telling a reporter following... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement projectPRINCE, W.Va. (AP) — A portion of the New River is closed while work continues
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement project
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 days ago
PRINCE, W.Va. (AP) — A portion of the New River is closed while work continues on a bridge replacement project. The West Virginia Division of Highways says all commercial and recreational activities are prohibited from the Grandview Sandbar to... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement projectPRINCE, W.Va. (AP) — A portion of the New River is closed while work continues
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement project
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
PRINCE, W.Va. (AP) — A portion of the New River is closed while work continues on a bridge replacement project. The West Virginia Division of Highways says all commercial and recreational activities are prohibited from the Grandview Sandbar to... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement projectPRINCE, W.Va. (AP) — A portion of the New River is closed while work continues
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement project
The Marietta Times / Posted 5 days ago
PRINCE, W.Va. (AP) — A portion of the New River is closed while work continues on a bridge replacement project. The West Virginia Division of Highways says all commercial and recreational activities are prohibited from the Grandview Sandbar to... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement projectPRINCE, W.Va. (AP) - A portion of the New River is closed while work continues
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement project
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 6 days ago
PRINCE, W.Va. (AP) - A portion of the New River is closed while work continues on a bridge replacement project. The West Virginia Division of Highways says all commercial and recreational activities are prohibited from the Grandview Sandbar to... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement projectPRINCE, W.Va. (AP) - A portion of the New River is closed while work continues
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement project
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 6 days ago
PRINCE, W.Va. (AP) - A portion of the New River is closed while work continues on a bridge replacement project. The West Virginia Division of Highways says all commercial and recreational activities are prohibited from the Grandview Sandbar to... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement projectPRINCE, W.Va. (AP) - A portion of the New River is closed while work continues
Portion of New River closed for bridge replacement project
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 6 days ago
PRINCE, W.Va. (AP) - A portion of the New River is closed while work continues on a bridge replacement project. The West Virginia Division of Highways says all commercial and recreational activities are prohibited from the Grandview Sandbar to... Read more
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The Columbian
Hoover Dam worth trip from the StripBOULDER CITY, Nev. — Las Vegas is a must-see destination, luring visitors from
Hoover Dam worth trip from the Strip
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
BOULDER CITY, Nev. — Las Vegas is a must-see destination, luring visitors from around the world with its bright lights, gambling and flamboyant shows. But even the most die-hard revelers can get worn out from the never-ending party on The... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Sistersville Sets Heroes Day Observances Sept. 10-13"Heroes Day," which began in 2011 to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 atta
Sistersville Sets Heroes Day Observances Sept. 10-13
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 6 days ago
"Heroes Day," which began in 2011 to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, will be held on the second Saturday of September, is a tribute to firefighters, law enforcement officers and emergency medical service workers who are dedicated to... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Road closures set for Titans gameThere’ll be road closures for the Titan’s first home pre-season game Sunday. S
Road closures set for Titans game
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
There’ll be road closures for the Titan’s first home pre-season game Sunday. Starting at 4:00 PM, the Woodland Street Bridge will be closed to drivers until the end of the game. Parking will not be available on Oldham and North 1st. Additionally,... Read more
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Daily Press
James River Bridge lifts set for this eveningDrivers planning to travel between Isle of Wight County and Newport News via th
James River Bridge lifts set for this evening
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Drivers planning to travel between Isle of Wight County and Newport News via the James River Bridge may encounter some delays later this evening. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is planning for two bridge lifts at the James River... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Standish Democrat resigns from Maine HouseAUGUSTA, Maine — Democratic Rep. Mike Shaw of Standish resigned from the Legisl
Standish Democrat resigns from Maine House
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine — Democratic Rep. Mike Shaw of Standish resigned from the Legislature on Friday, citing professional and personal reasons. Shaw, who is in the middle of his fourth term as a state representative, said in a resignation letter to House... Read more
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The News-Herald
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from The StripBOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) � Las Vegas is a must-see destination, luring visitors
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from The Strip
The News-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) � Las Vegas is a must-see destination, luring visitors from around the world with its bright lights, gambling and flamboyant shows. But even the most die-hard revelers can get worn out from the never-ending party on The... Read more
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Daily Press
Traffic volumes building; crash reported on MMMBTA multi-vehicle crash in the northbound lanes of Interstate 664 on the Monitor
Traffic volumes building; crash reported on MMMBT
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
A multi-vehicle crash in the northbound lanes of Interstate 664 on the Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel (MMMBT) has traffic backed-up more than two miles, according to to Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT). Travelers headed from... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
New River closed due to construction on Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial BridgeThe West Virginia Division of Highways announces the closure of the New River f
New River closed due to construction on Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial Bridge
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 8 days ago
The West Virginia Division of Highways announces the closure of the New River from the Grandview Sandbar to McCreery due to the continued construction of the Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial Bridge on WV 41 in Prince. This closure is for all commercial... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
CFMB to open Fri. evening for Diligence's arrivalHeads up, motorists! The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is scheduled to open Friday
CFMB to open Fri. evening for Diligence's arrival
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
Heads up, motorists! The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is scheduled to open Friday evening. The Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is expected to arrive around 4 p.m. which will force the bridge's opening. Plan for delays if you are heading in or out of town... Read more
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TribLIVE
Connellsville police investigating park vandalismConnellsville police are investigating incidents of vandalism at two city parks
Connellsville police investigating park vandalism
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
Connellsville police are investigating incidents of vandalism at two city parks that occurred sometime this week. Police Chief James Capitos said the department has been made aware of incidents at Yough River Park and East Park. “Once again, we... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Michael Locke Memorial Bridge honors former TN representativeIn June 2014, Tennessee State Representative Bud Hulsey's campaign committee ch
Michael Locke Memorial Bridge honors former TN representative
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
In June 2014, Tennessee State Representative Bud Hulsey's campaign committee chairman, Mike Locke, was hit by a car and killed on the Fort Henry Drive Bridge in Colonial Heights. Today, the Michael K. Locke Memorial Bridge was named in his... Read more
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Orange County Register
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from the Las Vegas StripLas Vegas is a must-see destination for many people, luring visitors with its b
Hoover Dam and Lake Mead worth the trip from the Las Vegas Strip
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
Las Vegas is a must-see destination for many people, luring visitors with its bright lights, gambling and flamboyant shows. But even the most die-hard revelers can get worn out from the never-ending party on The Strip. Two of the top destinations... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Phillip SmithPhillip "Pooch" Smith, 77, of Davisville, passed away Aug. 18, 2015, at his res
Phillip Smith
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Phillip "Pooch" Smith, 77, of Davisville, passed away Aug. 18, 2015, at his residence. He was born Jan. 10, 1938, in Marietta, a son of the late Harold and Evelyn Smith. He was a 1956 graduate of Parkersburg High School, where he participated in... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Contractor to Pay for Asphalt-Damaged Cars on Gold Star BridgeA highway contractor will compensate motorists for damage to their cars after a
Contractor to Pay for Asphalt-Damaged Cars on Gold Star Bridge
NBC Connecticut / Posted 10 days ago
A highway contractor will compensate motorists for damage to their cars after a highway lane opened before asphalt dried, according to the state department of transportation. Agency spokesman Kevin Nursick said a subcontractor took responsibility... Read more
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