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The Inter-Mountain
Violent crimes up in ElkinsAccording to an Elkins Police Department annual report, 932 group A offenses we
Violent crimes up in Elkins
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 20 hours ago
According to an Elkins Police Department annual report, 932 group A offenses were committed within city limits in 2015, which is at least 100 more than in any of the last five years. Group A offenses include arson, assault, bribery, burglaries,... Read more
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Billboard
Tidal to Donate $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter GroupsTidal announced Friday (Feb. 5) it will be donating $1.5 million to social just
Tidal to Donate $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter Groups
Billboard / Posted yesterday
Tidal announced Friday (Feb. 5) it will be donating $1.5 million to social justice groups supporting the Black Lives Matter movement. The money comes from the first Tidal X: 10/20 charity concert that took place in Brooklyn last year with... Read more
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Borger News-Herald
Fritch Neighborhood Watch Program meeting set for Feb. 11Fritch citizens are invited to a meeting on Thursday, February 11 to discuss cr
Fritch Neighborhood Watch Program meeting set for Feb. 11
Borger News-Herald / Posted yesterday
Fritch citizens are invited to a meeting on Thursday, February 11 to discuss creating a Neighborhood Watch Program. The meeting is set to begin at 7:00 p.m. at the Fritch Annex Building. For questions please email the Fritch Crime Control and... Read more
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Salon.com
Today would have been Trayvon Martin’s 21st birthdayTrayvon Martin was killed on Feb. 26, 2012 by “neighborhood watch” George Zimme
Today would have been Trayvon Martin’s 21st birthday
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Trayvon Martin was killed on Feb. 26, 2012 by “neighborhood watch” George Zimmerman who was later found not guilty of all charges. Martin’s murder sparked protests across the nation and ignited a movement that would later be called “Black Lives... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Garage break-in rattles Fair Oaks coupleGary Veerkamp was sound asleep late Tuesday night when he heard his wife shouti
Garage break-in rattles Fair Oaks couple
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
Gary Veerkamp was sound asleep late Tuesday night when he heard his wife shouting from another room. "She said, 'Somebody's trying to get in,' Veerkamp said. "That just surprised the heck out of me." What tipped her off was the sound of their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security - Delta to Strengthen Vigilante GroupsAs part of efforts to check the menace of Fulani herdsmen and other security ch
Security - Delta to Strengthen Vigilante Groups
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
As part of efforts to check the menace of Fulani herdsmen and other security challenges in Delta State, the state traditional rulers' council resolved in a crucial security meeting held on Wednesday to employ the services of community vigilante... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Keeping Watch Against CrimeArea residents are battling a kind of domestic terrorism, however. It is drug a
Keeping Watch Against Crime
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted yesterday
Area residents are battling a kind of domestic terrorism, however. It is drug abuse, and it has claimed more local lives than groups such as the Islamic State ever will, in all probability. That is why the "see something, say something" plea is... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 Watchdog investigation prompts state investigation into local police departmentGRANT, Mich. (WZZM) -- A WZZM 13 Watchdog team investigation is prompting quest
13 Watchdog investigation prompts state investigation into local police department
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
GRANT, Mich. (WZZM) -- A WZZM 13 Watchdog team investigation is prompting questions how leaders in one West Michigan city are policing their community. We found evidence a reserve officer pulled over dozens of drivers in the town of Grant, in... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
UPDATE: Man charged with murder in former Benedictine basketball player's slayingUPDATE: Bibb County sheriff’s investigators have charged Jarvis Clinton Miller
UPDATE: Man charged with murder in former Benedictine basketball player's slaying
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
UPDATE: Bibb County sheriff’s investigators have charged Jarvis Clinton Miller with murder in the Tuesday shooting death of Mercer University basketball player Jibri Bryan. A shooting Tuesday in the parking lot of a convenience store on one of... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Colleagues, friends say good-bye to SicaCake, punch and — chicken wings. While the Sterling community dug out from the
Colleagues, friends say good-bye to Sica
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Cake, punch and — chicken wings. While the Sterling community dug out from the winter storm Tuesday, Sgt. Warren Sica was honored by his "brothers in blue" for his decade of service to the Sterling Police Department. Sica's last day with the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsCentury Club:aroma therapy scrub class, today, 1:30 p.m.; Century Club 105th Bi
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Century Club:aroma therapy scrub class, today, 1:30 p.m.; Century Club 105th Birthday Gala, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.; hooks and needles, Feb. 17, 1 p.m.; book club, Feb. 21, 2 p.m.; Proper and Safe Medical Disposal seminar, Feb. 24, 2 p.m.; bridge and... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Police chief meets NeighborsMartin attended the monthly meeting of the Neighbors group formed in Parkersbur
Police chief meets Neighbors
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Martin attended the monthly meeting of the Neighbors group formed in Parkersburg's 4th District by City Councilwoman Kim Coram and the Rev. Marjorie Bevans, rector of Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, where the meeting was held. "Part of our mission... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Butler-Tarkington neighbors to start patrolling streetsINDIANAPOLIS -- Community members in a crime-ridden part of the city are taking
Butler-Tarkington neighbors to start patrolling streets
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS -- Community members in a crime-ridden part of the city are taking it upon themselves to try to change things. Starting Tuesday night, several Butler-Tarkington residents will begin patrolling their own streets as part of an effort to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Feb. 3Exit, stage right Quite the leader, right? On the offensive I’m not a Fox Ne
Feb. 3
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Exit, stage right Quite the leader, right? On the offensive I’m not a Fox News fan or any cable-news echo-chamber fan. And I’m not a Megyn Kelly fan. I do, however, know offensive, sexist behavior when I see it, and Donald Trump is the rarest,... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Home invasion follows stabbingA woman and her children barricaded themselves in an upstairs bedroom after a s
Home invasion follows stabbing
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
A woman and her children barricaded themselves in an upstairs bedroom after a stabbing suspect entered their home yesterday morning, officials said. No one at the home was injured, according to a post by the woman’s husband, Doug Kirchhofer, on... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Follansbee Council talks community daysFourth Ward Councilman Rudy Cipriani said he was approached by a couple of resi
Follansbee Council talks community days
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Fourth Ward Councilman Rudy Cipriani said he was approached by a couple of residents of Parkview, the neighborhood he represents, about establishing a neighborhood watch program there after hearing about one in the Hooverson Heights area outside the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsCosmetic Seminar on laser sculpting: 5 p.m. registration, MilfordMD Cosmetic Su
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Cosmetic Seminar on laser sculpting: 5 p.m. registration, MilfordMD Cosmetic Surgery & Laser Center, 303 W. Harford St., Milford. 570-296-4000 or www.milfordmd.com Hawley Public Library: story time, ages 2 to 4, Tuesdays and Fridays, 10:30 to 11:30... Read more
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Daily Mail
New York crime-fighting gang back on patrol after subway slashingsThe Guardian Angels are back! New York crime-fighting gang head back on subway
New York crime-fighting gang back on patrol after subway slashings
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
The Guardian Angels are back! New York crime-fighting gang head back on subway patrols for the first time in 22 years after spree of slashing attacks Terrifying spree of slashing attacks on the subway has inspired the red-beret wearing vigilantes to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Feb. 1, 2016Abingtons Pasta dinner: Rotary Club of the Abingtons pasta dinner, Feb. 28, 1-
Community Events Listings, Feb. 1, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Abingtons Pasta dinner: Rotary Club of the Abingtons pasta dinner, Feb. 28, 1-5 p.m., Abington Heights High School cafeteria, Clarks Sum­mit; takeouts available; benefits Abington Heights marching band, wrestling club, interact club and senior class... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County awards arts grant; Arc gets its firstThanks to its first Lackawanna County Arts & Culture grant, the Arc of Lackawan
Lackawanna County awards arts grant; Arc gets its first
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Thanks to its first Lackawanna County Arts & Culture grant, the Arc of Lackawanna County hopes to give clients a performing arts experience while creating a tool to teach children acceptance and understanding. Arc clients, adults with developmental... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribune1. A Clarks Summit native recently won his first U.S. title in ... A. competit
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
1. A Clarks Summit native recently won his first U.S. title in ... A. competitive eating. B. downhill skiing. C. weight lifting. D. figure skating. 2. Why is an expansion project at Griffin Pond Animal Shelter delayed? A. Contractor bids for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
County awards arts grant; Arc gets its firstThanks to its first Lackawanna County Arts & Culture grant, the Arc of Lackawan
County awards arts grant; Arc gets its first
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Thanks to its first Lackawanna County Arts & Culture grant, the Arc of Lackawanna County hopes to give clients a performing arts experience while creating a tool to teach children acceptance and understanding. Arc clients, adults with developmental... Read more
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The Advocate
Sunday drives now seem gone foreverBecause south Louisiana traffic ties me in knots these days, I now think of dri
Sunday drives now seem gone forever
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Because south Louisiana traffic ties me in knots these days, I now think of driving as something to be endured, not enjoyed. But in her new memoir, “The Lost Landscape,” Joyce Carol Oates recalls a time when Americans routinely got behind the wheel... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Senate passes stand your ground expansion, gun billsTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's "stand your ground" law would be expanded to
Senate passes stand your ground expansion, gun bills
WJHG Panama City / Posted 8 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's "stand your ground" law would be expanded to give more protection to people using the self-defense claim under a bill passed by the Senate on Thursday despite objections from Democrats who argued it could allow... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Open-carry, Stand-your-ground measures headed to House floor TALLAHASSEE - Three gun-related measures --- including an open-carry proposal
Open-carry, Stand-your-ground measures headed to House floor
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
TALLAHASSEE - Three gun-related measures --- including an open-carry proposal and another that would change the burden of proof in the state's "stand your ground" law --- are headed to the... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Key gun bills head to House floorFriday, January 29, 10:19 AM EST A proposal that would let the nearly 1.5 mill
Key gun bills head to House floor
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Friday, January 29, 10:19 AM EST A proposal that would let the nearly 1.5 million people in Florida with concealed-weapons licenses openly display firearms in public received a thumbs-up at its final committee stop on Thursday. Later in the day, the... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Popular Sterling Police Department officer leaving for LovelandSgt. Warren Sica of the Sterling Police Department took a roundabout route to h
Popular Sterling Police Department officer leaving for Loveland
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Sgt. Warren Sica of the Sterling Police Department took a roundabout route to his career in law enforcement. Born and raised in New Jersey, Sica came to Colorado in 2001. His career patch included a stint in the front office for the Colorado Springs... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Open-carry, stand-your-ground bills pass SenateTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Three gun-related measures -- including an open-carry propo
Open-carry, stand-your-ground bills pass Senate
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Three gun-related measures -- including an open-carry proposal and another that would change the burden of proof in the state's "stand your ground" law -- are headed to the House floor for a full vote. A proposal that would let... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area update: FEMA will help with damage assessmentSPRINGFIELD — Federal help could be on the way for Villa Grove, Watseka and oth
Area update: FEMA will help with damage assessment
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
SPRINGFIELD — Federal help could be on the way for Villa Grove, Watseka and other communities still recovering from recent flooding. Gov. Bruce Rauner announced Thursday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency will assist with damage... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Jan. 29, 2016Dickson City Neighbors meet: Due to the Ash Wednesday observance, next meeting
Community Events Listings, Jan. 29, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Dickson City Neighbors meet: Due to the Ash Wednesday observance, next meeting of Dickson City Neighborhood Watch is Wednesday, 7 p.m., Borough Building, Eagle Lane;... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Fla. Senate passes stand your ground expansion, gun billsTALLAHASSEE – Florida’s “stand your ground” law would be expanded to give more
Fla. Senate passes stand your ground expansion, gun bills
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
TALLAHASSEE – Florida’s “stand your ground” law would be expanded to give more protection to people using the self-defense claim under a bill passed by the Senate on Thursday despite objections from Democrats who argued it could allow killers to walk... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Detective: People afraid to go on record with policeBENNINGTON >> People with information on serious crimes are afraid to com
Detective: People afraid to go on record with police
Bennington Banner / Posted 9 days ago
BENNINGTON >> People with information on serious crimes are afraid to come forward and they should not be, according to a local detective investigating the recent string of armed robberies. "There's people that come forward with excellent... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
SAPD officer earns crime prevention certificationPatrol Sgt. Tim Coffman, a 20-year veteran of the San Angelo Police Department,
SAPD officer earns crime prevention certification
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Patrol Sgt. Tim Coffman, a 20-year veteran of the San Angelo Police Department, recently became the first officer in SAPD history to earn certification as a Crime Prevention Specialist, according to an SAPD news release. To earn the certification,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Detective: People afraid to go on record with policeBENNINGTON >> People with information on serious crimes are afraid to com
Detective: People afraid to go on record with police
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
BENNINGTON >> People with information on serious crimes are afraid to come forward and they should not be, according to a local detective investigating the recent string of armed robberies. "There's people that come forward with excellent... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Four qualify for Ward 5 electionThe special election for the Ward 5 council seat is set. Four candidates offic
Four qualify for Ward 5 election
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
The special election for the Ward 5 council seat is set. Four candidates officially qualified for the election by Wednesday's deadline. The candidates for the Columbus City Council post are Cadarrall Eddings, Gary Jefferson, Stephen Jones and... Read more
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The News & Observer
No Pothole Left Behind | News & Observer Power crews work to clear ice-laden branches and toppled po
No Pothole Left Behind
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
| News & Observer Power crews work to clear ice-laden branches and toppled power lines in Raleigh, NC following a severe winter storm that left thousands without electricity and made ice-coated roads dangerous for travel. A... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
One injured, one arrested in Nevada StabbingAccording to court documents, Cory Elliot was meeting a female Alicia Langford
One injured, one arrested in Nevada Stabbing
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 10 days ago
According to court documents, Cory Elliot was meeting a female Alicia Langford at an apartment right beside Nevada Square. Scholes showed up and was angry that Elliot was there. Elliot thought Scholes punched him in the stomach, but noticed he was... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
One injured, one arrested in Nevada StabbingAccording to court documents, Cory Elliot was meeting a female Alicia Langford
One injured, one arrested in Nevada Stabbing
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 10 days ago
According to court documents, Cory Elliot was meeting a female Alicia Langford at an apartment right beside Nevada Square. Scholes showed up and was angry that Elliot was there. Elliot thought Scholes punched him in the stomach, but noticed he was... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Norwich police chief: 'Unprecedented' drop in city crime Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 3:24 PM NORWICH — Over a nearly 50-year law enforcem
Norwich police chief: 'Unprecedented' drop in city crime
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 3:24 PM NORWICH — Over a nearly 50-year law enforcement career, Norwich Police Chief Louis J. Fusaro Sr. has seen enough that he never speaks in superlatives.But a... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Communities honored for cleanupThe village of Beech Bottom and city of Wellsburg both have been presented a Cl
Communities honored for cleanup
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
The village of Beech Bottom and city of Wellsburg both have been presented a Clean Community Award by officials with the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection's Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan. It's the seventh consecutive... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
NOFD battling six-alarm fire in downtown New OrleansCasino investor announces plans to develop Markham HotelCasino investor announc
NOFD battling six-alarm fire in downtown New Orleans
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
Casino investor announces plans to develop Markham HotelCasino investor announces plans to develop Markham Hotel Robert Lubin announced his plans to develop the Markham Hotel into apartment living and office space. (Image Source: WLOX News) Robert... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Moss Point pushes for Neighborhood Watch teams in its communitiesMoss Point is working to crack down crime in its communities. And the plan - is
Moss Point pushes for Neighborhood Watch teams in its communities
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 days ago
Moss Point is working to crack down crime in its communities. And the plan - is to use neighborhood watch programs. The city held a neighborhood watch meeting to get residents involved. Ennit Morris is dedicated to keeping his neighborhood... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
NOFD battling extremely large fire in downtown New OrleansLocal high school soccer have more success in first round playoff actionLocal h
NOFD battling extremely large fire in downtown New Orleans
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
Local high school soccer have more success in first round playoff actionLocal high school soccer have more success in first round playoff action Under wet chilly conditions local high school soccer teams opened the first round of the playoffs. More... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Heroin in disguise: The new threat hitting the streetsLocal high school soccer have more success in first round playoff actionLocal h
Heroin in disguise: The new threat hitting the streets
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
Local high school soccer have more success in first round playoff actionLocal high school soccer have more success in first round playoff action Under wet chilly conditions local high school soccer teams opened the first round of the playoffs. More... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Months-long spree of mail thefts continues in Hillside neighborhoodMail theft during the holidays may be common, but for one neighborhood in South
Months-long spree of mail thefts continues in Hillside neighborhood
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 10 days ago
Mail theft during the holidays may be common, but for one neighborhood in South Anchorage, the problem hasn't stopped. Rodger Nelson, a member of the Upper Huffman neighborhood watch team, says the mail thefts in his neighborhood have been going on... Read more
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The News & Observer
Woodwinds and fair skies | News & Observer Power crews work to clear ice-laden branches and toppled po
Woodwinds and fair skies
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
| News & Observer Power crews work to clear ice-laden branches and toppled power lines in Raleigh, NC following a severe winter storm that left thousands without electricity and made ice-coated roads dangerous for travel. A... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Stopping a culture of teen violenceLocal high school soccer have more success in first round playoff actionLocal h
Stopping a culture of teen violence
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
Local high school soccer have more success in first round playoff actionLocal high school soccer have more success in first round playoff action Under wet chilly conditions local high school soccer teams opened the first round of the playoffs. More... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Moss Point pushes for Neighborhood Watch teams in its communitiesMoss Point is working to crack down crime in its communities. And the plan - is
Moss Point pushes for Neighborhood Watch teams in its communities
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
Moss Point is working to crack down crime in its communities. And the plan - is to use neighborhood watch programs. The city held a neighborhood watch meeting to get residents involved. Ennit Morris is dedicated to keeping his neighborhood... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Theft caught on camera at midtown Montgomery houseThe same homeowners who banded together after a rash of package thefts over the
Theft caught on camera at midtown Montgomery house
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
The same homeowners who banded together after a rash of package thefts over the holidays caught another criminal on camera over the weekend. As it turns out, the man in the video is no stranger to the Cloverdale-Garden District area and police and... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Theft suspect caught on camera at midtown Montgomery houseThe same homeowners who banded together after a rash of package thefts over the
Theft suspect caught on camera at midtown Montgomery house
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 days ago
The same homeowners who banded together after a rash of package thefts over the holidays caught another criminal on camera over the weekend. As it turns out, the man in the video is no stranger to the Cloverdale-Garden District area and police and... Read more
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