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Scoop.co.nz
SCIRT Traffic Update for the week starting Monday2 months repairing an earthquake-damaged culvert. Two-way traffic will be maint
SCIRT Traffic Update for the week starting Monday
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
2 months repairing an earthquake-damaged culvert. Two-way traffic will be maintained with lane shifts past the work site.New Brighton/Burwood• New Brighton Rd between Rawson St and Pages Rd is closed for road and footpath repairs from 24 August... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Gun point robbery in New BrightonSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A 30-year-old bodega employee was robbed at gunpoint in
Gun point robbery in New Brighton
Staten Island Advance / Posted 9 hours ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A 30-year-old bodega employee was robbed at gunpoint in New Brighton Wednesday afternoon, a spokesman for the NYPD said. The incident occurred at 10 Daniel Low Terrace at approximately 5:50 p.m. when the suspect brandished a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Sinking sand is notorious near Crosby - here's what you need to knowthe biggest danger comes from banks of mud around Crosby beach and along parts
Sinking sand is notorious near Crosby - here's what you need to know
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 hours ago
the biggest danger comes from banks of mud around Crosby beach and along parts of the Wirral coastline, especially around New Brighton. Danny Jamson is the coastguard’s senior coastal operations officer for the North West and North Wales. He... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Bank Holiday Wirral beer festivals bowl over real ale fansrepresentative side, captained by James Cole, in a T20 blast. And on the Satur
Bank Holiday Wirral beer festivals bowl over real ale fans
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 hours ago
representative side, captained by James Cole, in a T20 blast. And on the Saturday, Wallasey CC 2nd XI play local rivals ​New Brighton in an ECB league match. Sunday will be a family fun day, while Monday will start with a junior Kwik cricket... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
New weekend cross river night bus launched between Liverpool, Wirral and Chesteron our luxury Stagecoach Gold buses” It previously operated night buses from L
New weekend cross river night bus launched between Liverpool, Wirral and Chester
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
on our luxury Stagecoach Gold buses” It previously operated night buses from Liverpool to Moreton, West Kirby and New Brighton. Passengers faced a further blow in April last year when the 500 and 501 night buses, which ran from the city... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
ECHO readers have their say on plans for new night buses in Liverpoolthe weekends but they were discontinued. Possibly because there was no publicit
ECHO readers have their say on plans for new night buses in Liverpool
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
the weekends but they were discontinued. Possibly because there was no publicity about them, also from my experience on the New Brighton route the times were not even put on the bus stop timetables! “Perhaps some of the tunnel tolls could be used... Read more
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HITC Sport
Chris Hughton praises Newcastle United fans before Brighton visitLeague and doing well in the top-flight in December 2010. It was an unpopular
Chris Hughton praises Newcastle United fans before Brighton visit
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
League and doing well in the top-flight in December 2010. It was an unpopular decision with the Newcastle fans and the new Brighton boss explained to Sky Sports this week, as reported by the Chronicle, that the fans at Newcastle are the only... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Pet of the WeekJazz and Pixe Jasper, Jazz and Pix who are aged four-five, were nominated by J
Pet of the Week
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Jazz and Pixe Jasper, Jazz and Pix who are aged four-five, were nominated by Jacki and John Wright from New Brighton, who said their pets like eating, early morning fun-making noise, more eating and sleeping.Eric Loftus Eric is... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Blonde highlight of autumn at FloralOne of the biggest and best musicals of the 21st century is heading to New Brig
Blonde highlight of autumn at Floral
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
One of the biggest and best musicals of the 21st century is heading to New Brighton. Legally Blonde is a fun, lively, and fast-paced show which teaches you that you can do anything you want, and be whatever you want to be if you put your mind to... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Richard Wade Sprout, 59at home is his wife, Marilyn E. Cogley Sprout. They were married on June 4, 198
Richard Wade Sprout, 59
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
at home is his wife, Marilyn E. Cogley Sprout. They were married on June 4, 1983. His brother, Scott Sprout of New Brighton, Pennsylvania; two sisters-in-law; two brothers-in-law; five nieces and seven nephews also survive. Evangelists... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
What parents should know about keeping kids away from matchestips are focused on preventing fires after children playing with matches sparke
What parents should know about keeping kids away from matches
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
tips are focused on preventing fires after children playing with matches sparked a six-alarm blaze at 228 Benziger Ave. in New Brighton on Thursday, which spread through seven homes leaving 23 people injured and 55 displaced. Here there are some... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
A call for donations for New Brighton fire victimscalling for donations to help those who were displaced by the six-alarm fire th
A call for donations for New Brighton fire victims
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
calling for donations to help those who were displaced by the six-alarm fire that left 23 people injured last Thursday in New Brighton. The blaze spread through seven homes and it was ignited by children playing with matches on the structure's... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Complaints had been filed about building before fire gutted itSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Two-and-a-half weeks before a massive fire sparked by ma
Complaints had been filed about building before fire gutted it
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Two-and-a-half weeks before a massive fire sparked by matches gutted a New Brighton building on Thursday, the city Buildings Department received two complaints about electrical work purportedly being performed on-site. One... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
FDNY shocker: New Brighton inferno sparked by kids playing with matchesSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A raging inferno that ripped through seven homes in New
FDNY shocker: New Brighton inferno sparked by kids playing with matches
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A raging inferno that ripped through seven homes in New Brighton and injured 23 people was sparked by children playing with matches, fire marshals have determined. Calling the blaze accidental, the FDNY made the announcement... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Robert AndersonJesse Anderson of Chicago, Angie Kimble of Iron River; sisters, Kathy (Ray) Guz
Robert Anderson
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Jesse Anderson of Chicago, Angie Kimble of Iron River; sisters, Kathy (Ray) Guzowski of Fenton, Mich., Marla (Mark) Rupp of New Brighton, Minn.; one brother, John (Lorna) Anderson of Crystal Falls; aunts, Rose (Carl) Steele of Iron Mountain, Gunhild... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Update: 55 people displaced by fire are aided by Red CrossN.Y. -- The American Red Cross is assisting over 50 people who were forced out
Update: 55 people displaced by fire are aided by Red Cross
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
N.Y. -- The American Red Cross is assisting over 50 people who were forced out of their homes by a six-alarm fire in New Brighton. Most of the about 55 people who registered with the agency, including 53 who were housed in area hotels... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
FDNY: 23 injured in fire that tore through 7 New Brighton homesSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The six-alarm fire that ripped through several homes in
FDNY: 23 injured in fire that tore through 7 New Brighton homes
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The six-alarm fire that ripped through several homes in New Brighton injured 23 people -- including 20 firefighters -- is under investigation, but does not appear to be suspicious, according to a spokesman for the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
From the front lines: A look at what cops face on streetsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — On July 23, an on-duty cop was stopped at a red light on
From the front lines: A look at what cops face on streets
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — On July 23, an on-duty cop was stopped at a red light on Richmond Terrace in New Brighton when, authorities say, a man walked up to the car, simulated a gun with his hand and pointed his finger at the officer. Just days later,... Read more
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FOX News
At least 12 injured in Staten Island house firehad moderate damage and two others had minor damage. FDNY officials said the b
At least 12 injured in Staten Island house fire
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
had moderate damage and two others had minor damage. FDNY officials said the blaze began at shortly after 6 p.m. in the New Brighton neighborhood and quickly engulfing seven houses. At least 250 firefighters responded to the scene. At least 10... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
6-alarm blaze in New Brighton injures 12STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A 6-alarm blaze in New Brighton Thursday night left 12 p
6-alarm blaze in New Brighton injures 12
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A 6-alarm blaze in New Brighton Thursday night left 12 people injured and two homes completely destroyed. Ten firefighters suffered from heat exhaustion, due to the intense heat of the fire on Benzinger Avenue and hot... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
5-alarm fire in New Brighton draws major emergency responseSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A five-alarm fire in New Brighton drew a major response
5-alarm fire in New Brighton draws major emergency response
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A five-alarm fire in New Brighton drew a major response from the FDNY and other emergency services late Thursday afternoon. At least a dozen emergency vehicles were on the scene of the blaze, which began at approximately 6:10... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Ex-cop gets 'one last chance'; given drug treatment, not jailSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- One more chance. That's what a justice on Wednesday gav
Ex-cop gets 'one last chance'; given drug treatment, not jail
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- One more chance. That's what a justice on Wednesday gave an ex-cop from New Brighton previously convicted on drug charges when he allowed her to enter a new drug-treatment program instead of tossing her in prison because she... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Hancock County Arrestsviolation); Aug. 5. Brandon Lee Speece, 22, of Wellsville: Capias (probation v
Hancock County Arrests
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 8 days ago
violation); Aug. 5. Brandon Lee Speece, 22, of Wellsville: Capias (probation violation); Aug. 5. Damien S. Graham, 34, of New Brighton, Pa.: Capias (probation violation); Aug. 5. Miguel Angel Fernandez Aponte, 36, of Palm Harbor, Fla.: Driving... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Staten Island students outscore city on state testsin the district, with nearly 77 percent deemed proficient in reading, and 78 pe
Staten Island students outscore city on state tests
Staten Island Advance / Posted 8 days ago
in the district, with nearly 77 percent deemed proficient in reading, and 78 percent in math. On the flip side, PS 31, New Brighton, had the lowest scores; only 10 percent of its students were deemed proficient in reading. The school with the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Body discovered off the coast of Wirralthe exact location the body was found in, with eyewitnesses suggesting it was d
Body discovered off the coast of Wirral
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
the exact location the body was found in, with eyewitnesses suggesting it was discovered near to Perch Rock lighthouse in New Brighton. Merseyside Police told the ECHO the man’s body was in the water near to Leasowe lighthouse and brought back to... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Wirral residents can now use Bike & Go at half the pricerental costs just £3.80 for up to two bikes. Bike & Go is available at many Me
Wirral residents can now use Bike & Go at half the price
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
rental costs just £3.80 for up to two bikes. Bike & Go is available at many Merseyrail train stations across Wirral – at New Brighton, West Kirby, Bidston, Port Sunlight and Hooton. Members can then access the scheme at more than 70 locations... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Body found near Leasowe Lighthouseidentified but was thought to be a man. The RNLI lifeboat at the scene The RN
Body found near Leasowe Lighthouse
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
identified but was thought to be a man. The RNLI lifeboat at the scene The RNLI confirmed a crew had been launched from New Brighton.Emergency services at the scene The spokesman said: “An investigation is underway to establish the identity of... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
8 reasons to get to one of Merseyside's beautiful beaches todayMore There's nothing better than a delicious ice cream in a sunny day, so why
8 reasons to get to one of Merseyside's beautiful beaches today
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
More There's nothing better than a delicious ice cream in a sunny day, so why not snap up a cone at Caffe Cream in New Brighton? All of Caffe Cream's ice cream is handmade on the premises using traditional Italian artisan production... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
13 reasons why Liverpool is the place to be when the sun shinesMore Colin LaneHorse riders on Thurstaton beach, Wirral 6. The kids certainly
13 reasons why Liverpool is the place to be when the sun shines
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
More Colin LaneHorse riders on Thurstaton beach, Wirral 6. The kids certainly won't get boredThe Black Pearl shipwreak on New Brighton Beach 7. Even if you've got to nip into townChildren enjoying the warm temperatures in the fountains of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
This religion professor shared his views on God, then found out he’s losing his jobhe thought.” Tony Jones is a minister and theologian who teaches at the United
This religion professor shared his views on God, then found out he’s losing his job
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
he thought.” Tony Jones is a minister and theologian who teaches at the United Theology Seminary of the Twin Cities in New Brighton, Minn., about 11 miles north of Minneapolis. He’s read Oord’s works and heard him speak. “He is not a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gorman: Hands tied, 6-class football upon usValley, Vincentian Academy Midwestern (Section 2):Cardinal Wuerl North Catholi
Gorman: Hands tied, 6-class football upon us
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
Valley, Vincentian Academy Midwestern (Section 2):Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic, Freedom, Laurel, Mohawk, Neshannock, New Brighton, Riverside, South Side Beaver Century (Section 3):Bentworth, Beth-Center, Brownsville, Burgettstown, Charleroi,... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Life Looking Back for Aug. 12Coon Rapids on the project, each committed to one sheet of ice. Several other c
Life Looking Back for Aug. 12
ABC Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
Coon Rapids on the project, each committed to one sheet of ice. Several other cities, including Shoreview, Mounds View and New Brighton, are among the cities considering the other two sheets of ice. – 20 years ago, Aug. 9, 1996 • Compiled by Eric... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Scorching weather: Keeping cool, weekend forecast, energy concernsArlington; Bloomfield; Chelsea; Travis; Great Kills; Richmond Valley. Another
Scorching weather: Keeping cool, weekend forecast, energy concerns
Staten Island Advance / Posted 12 days ago
Arlington; Bloomfield; Chelsea; Travis; Great Kills; Richmond Valley. Another affected area includes these communities: New Brighton; St. George; Tompkinsville; Brighton Heights; Ward Hill; Stapleton; Grymes Hill; Clifton; Silver Lake; Rosebank;... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
More than 3,000 customers without power on Staten IslandCastleton Corners, Sunnyside, Mariners Harbor, Arlington, Bloomfield, Chelsea,
More than 3,000 customers without power on Staten Island
Staten Island Advance / Posted 12 days ago
Castleton Corners, Sunnyside, Mariners Harbor, Arlington, Bloomfield, Chelsea, Travis, Great Kills, Richmond Valley, New Brighton, St. George, Tompkinsville, Brighton Heights, Ward Hill, Stapleton, Grymes Hill, Clifton, Silver Lake, Rosebank,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Empowered Christchurch LetterChristchurch City Council has an obligation to protect people and property so u
Empowered Christchurch Letter
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Christchurch City Council has an obligation to protect people and property so urgent action is needed. 1) …………………, South New Brighton Empowered Christchurch is an apolitical community group set up to support Canterbury earthquake insurance... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
New York Wheel garage to open Friday morningvalet parking for 820 vehicles that will be able to access the facility via Ban
New York Wheel garage to open Friday morning
Staten Island Advance / Posted 13 days ago
valet parking for 820 vehicles that will be able to access the facility via Bank Street at the foot of Jersey Street in New Brighton. However, drivers will eventually be able to access the garage from Richmond Terrace at Nicholas Street. An... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Marjorie D. Ludwig, 84She was born a daughter of the late Olinto and Elvera Tonizzo Revelant on July
Marjorie D. Ludwig, 84
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 14 days ago
She was born a daughter of the late Olinto and Elvera Tonizzo Revelant on July 25, 1932, in New Brighton, Pa. Raised in Newell, Marge was a 1950 graduate of the former Wells High School, where she had been a majorette. As a young girl, she waitressed... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Marjorie LudwigShe was born July 25, 1932 in New Brighton, Pa., the daughter of the late Olint
Marjorie Ludwig
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 14 days ago
She was born July 25, 1932 in New Brighton, Pa., the daughter of the late Olinto and Elvera Tonizzo Revelant. She waitressed at the Traveler's Hotel and had worked at Patterson Foundry. Later, she was food coordinator for East Liverpool schools. She... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
When is the EFL Cup second round draw? And why will Liverpool be away from home?level of compensation to be paid by Liverpool to their opponents. The new main
When is the EFL Cup second round draw? And why will Liverpool be away from home?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 days ago
level of compensation to be paid by Liverpool to their opponents. The new main stand development at Anfield, as seen from New Brighton on the Wirral. Photo by Ian Cooper An EFL spokesman said: “The board has considered a request from the club and... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison wins DFL primary by large marginof Minneapolis, Brooklyn Center, Columbia Heights, Crystal, Edina, Fort Snellin
U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison wins DFL primary by large margin
ABC Newspapers / Posted 15 days ago
of Minneapolis, Brooklyn Center, Columbia Heights, Crystal, Edina, Fort Snelling, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hilltop, Hopkins, New Brighton, New Hope, Richfield, Robbinsdale, St. Anthony Village, St. Louis Park and Spring Lake Park. Post... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Deon Swiggs, Campaign Launch Speechand the immediate community together there, alongside council, is a solution I
Deon Swiggs, Campaign Launch Speech
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
and the immediate community together there, alongside council, is a solution I want to see happen quickly. And much like New Brighton, a bottom-up community regeneration will activate.Sydenham and Richmond business areas are also areas of focus I... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
WHAT'S FRESH: Out now at local farmers' marketsherbs, sprinkle with parmesan and roast in the oven until the edges are crispy.
WHAT'S FRESH: Out now at local farmers' markets
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
herbs, sprinkle with parmesan and roast in the oven until the edges are crispy. Cauliflower available from Everest Farm (New Brighton and Mullumbimby farmers' markets) and Summit Organics (Mullum/New Brighton). Baby carrots, or Dutch carrots,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
New Brighton fire damages homeSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A fire in New Brighton significantly damaged a building,
New Brighton fire damages home
Staten Island Advance / Posted 16 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A fire in New Brighton significantly damaged a building, but left none injured Monday afternoon, a spokesman for the FDNY said. The fire at 247 Corson Ave. began at approximately 3:38 p.m. and resulted in an all hands call to... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
How would you spend $1M on the North Shore?public community spaces. Rose's largest capital allocations last year were $50
How would you spend $1M on the North Shore?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 16 days ago
public community spaces. Rose's largest capital allocations last year were $500,000 to replace the elevator at the West New Brighton library branch and another $500,000 to help Richmond University Medical Center build a new emergency... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Former Wirral meat factory site set to become location of massive new care homeThe site of a former meat factory in The site on Alexandra Road, near New Brig
Former Wirral meat factory site set to become location of massive new care home
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
The site of a former meat factory in The site on Alexandra Road, near New Brighton railway station, has been marketed to potential business users over the last two years, according to council documents, but seen little or no interest. Now council... Read more
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Daily Mail
Family ‘photobombed by ghost’ in cinema selfiein an empty cinema. Mother-of-three Emma Johnson, 35, from Liverpool, waited f
Family ‘photobombed by ghost’ in cinema selfie
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
in an empty cinema. Mother-of-three Emma Johnson, 35, from Liverpool, waited for the room at the Light Cinema in nearby New Brighton to empty before taking a snap with George, six, Ava, eight and first-time cinema-goer seven-month-old... Read more
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metro
Mother claims family was photo-bombed by a ghost at the cinemaof herself with George, six, Ava, eight, and seven-month-old Harper. They watc
Mother claims family was photo-bombed by a ghost at the cinema
metro / Posted 17 days ago
of herself with George, six, Ava, eight, and seven-month-old Harper. They watched Finding Dory together at the cinema in New Brighton, Wirral, then went home and looked at the picture.Climate change has made a mammal extinct, great job... Read more
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express
Does this image show a GHOST girl with her teddy photobombing a family in the cinema?what they believe was a ghost child Emma Johnson, 35, from Liverpool, waited f
Does this image show a GHOST girl with her teddy photobombing a family in the cinema?
express / Posted 17 days ago
what they believe was a ghost child Emma Johnson, 35, from Liverpool, waited for the screen at the Light Cinema in nearby New Brighton to empty before taking a snap with George, six, Ava, eight and first-time cinema-goer seven-month-old... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Fire in vacant New Brighton building under investigationSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A fire in a vacant New Brighton building is under invest
Fire in vacant New Brighton building under investigation
Staten Island Advance / Posted 17 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A fire in a vacant New Brighton building is under investigation, according to a spokesman for the FDNY. The fire began at approximately 4:13 p.m. inside a private dwelling at 58 Cleveland St., the spokesman said. He described... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
New Brighton lifeboat crew row sparks protest outside stationMore The petition, which will be presented to the RNLI, says: “Following the r
New Brighton lifeboat crew row sparks protest outside station
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
More The petition, which will be presented to the RNLI, says: “Following the recent dismissal of 12 of the New Brighton Lifeboat Crew, including all helmsman, this petition has been started to get them reinstated. “The station is... Read more
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