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AllAfrica.com
President Launches NYS Projects At the CoastMombasa — President Uhuru Kenyatta has launched the NYS youth empowerment progr
President Launches NYS Projects At the Coast
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Mombasa — President Uhuru Kenyatta has launched the NYS youth empowerment program in Mombasa Old Town. The project will employ more than 1,000 youth who will be engaged in cleaning up the Old Town, open up drainage systems and build police posts and... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Water CityWhen Hurricane Katrina’s storm surge flooded southeast Louisiana, living with w
The Water City
The Atlantic / Posted 13 hours ago
When Hurricane Katrina’s storm surge flooded southeast Louisiana, living with water was a nightmare for New Orleanians. For the past decade, one architect has dedicated himself to making life with water a dream for the Crescent City—and he’s teamed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru Launches Coast NYS Projects to Keep Youth Off Drugs, Create JobsPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has launched the Mombasa Old Town NYS youth empowermen
Uhuru Launches Coast NYS Projects to Keep Youth Off Drugs, Create Jobs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta has launched the Mombasa Old Town NYS youth empowerment project, that targets more than 1,000 youth. The prorgamme, that involves clean-ups, unclogging drainage systems and building police posts and clinics, also kicked off... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
BlotterArrested VICTORIA - John Michael Cantu Jr., 26, of Victoria by deputies Aug. 2
Blotter
The Victoria Advocate / Posted yesterday
Arrested VICTORIA - John Michael Cantu Jr., 26, of Victoria by deputies Aug. 28 on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a manufacturing or delivering of a controlled substance case. VICTORIA - Fernando Fernandez, 45, of Bloomington... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
A look at Port Orchard's past 125 yearsSidney Stevens, an Illinois inventor, purchased an 88.5-acre homestead in what
A look at Port Orchard's past 125 years
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Sidney Stevens, an Illinois inventor, purchased an 88.5-acre homestead in what is now Port Orchard. His son Frederick Stevens platted the town in 1886, calling it Sidney after his dad. The town's residents later changed the name to Port Orchard.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hit the trail to tranquillityTHE WASHINGTON POSTDock at Cushing Island, Maine, a diminutive rocky isle thats
Hit the trail to tranquillity
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
THE WASHINGTON POSTDock at Cushing Island, Maine, a diminutive rocky isle thats pleasantly underdeveloped, for a relaxing place to find your own fun. Photo for The Washington Post by Nevin Martell Portland, Maine - Staring down through the light... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Radio Presenter Appears for Sexual AssaultA 35-year-old Port Elizabeth radio presenter appeared briefly in the Port Eliza
Radio Presenter Appears for Sexual Assault
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
A 35-year-old Port Elizabeth radio presenter appeared briefly in the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's Court on Wednesday on a charge of sexual assault. The popular weekend DJ on community radio station, Kingfisher FM, was arrested at the broadcaster's... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
BlotterArrested VICTORIA - A 36-year-old Victoria man by officers Aug. 25 on suspicio
Blotter
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Arrested VICTORIA - A 36-year-old Victoria man by officers Aug. 25 on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance. VICTORIA - A 52-year-old Victoria man by officers Aug. 25 on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance. VICTORIA - A... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Boots in ice, furniture on the roof: Inside L.L. Bean’s testing labFREEPORT, Maine — Surrounded by people in lab coats, an L.L. Bean boot frozen i
Boots in ice, furniture on the roof: Inside L.L. Bean’s testing lab
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
FREEPORT, Maine — Surrounded by people in lab coats, an L.L. Bean boot frozen in a block of ice and an array of devices intended to tear, soak and destroy virtually anything on Earth, David DaPonte just may have the best job ever. As Global Quality... Read more
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BC Local News
Adventures: Quebec City time travelsQUEBEC CITY: “Lean right over,” instructs Luce, my talented costume designer.
Adventures: Quebec City time travels
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
QUEBEC CITY: “Lean right over,” instructs Luce, my talented costume designer. I'm being laced into layered petticoats, a forest green 17th century brocade skirt, and a fitted jacket with elegant duchess sleeves. “We’re aiming for voluptuous,” says... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Radio presenter appears for sexual assaultDerrick Spies, News24 Port Elizabeth - A 35-year-old Port Elizabeth radio pres
Radio presenter appears for sexual assault
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
Derrick Spies, News24 Port Elizabeth - A 35-year-old Port Elizabeth radio presenter appeared briefly in the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday on a charge of sexual assault. The popular weekend DJ on community radio station, Kingfisher... Read more
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Perth Now
Call for witnesses over cyclist’s deathPolice are calling for witnesses to a fatal collision which claimed the life of
Call for witnesses over cyclist’s death
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Police are calling for witnesses to a fatal collision which claimed the life of a 92-year-old cyclist in Rockingham last Monday, August 17. POLICE are seeking witnesses to a fatal crash on Read Street, Rockingham, last Monday afternoon which killed... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Adventures: Quebec City time travelsQUEBEC CITY: “Lean right over,” instructs Luce, my talented costume designer.
Adventures: Quebec City time travels
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
QUEBEC CITY: “Lean right over,” instructs Luce, my talented costume designer. I'm being laced into layered petticoats, a forest green 17th century brocade skirt, and a fitted jacket with elegant duchess sleeves. “We’re aiming for voluptuous,” says... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Bicyclist struck, killed by SUV near Port Townsend PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. - A 38-year-old Tacoma woman on a bicycle was killed ear
Bicyclist struck, killed by SUV near Port Townsend
KOMO Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. - A 38-year-old Tacoma woman on a bicycle was killed early Tuesday when an SUV veered onto the shoulder of the road and struck her near Port Townsend, the Washington State... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
MustangFest organizer: ‘lights on for safety’MustangFest organizers said State Highway 361 warrants enhanced safety measures
MustangFest organizer: ‘lights on for safety’
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 9 days ago
MustangFest organizers said State Highway 361 warrants enhanced safety measures. Tom Hartford, producer and founder of MustangFest, said the October event gathered close to 200 of the popular sports cars last year and drivers are instructed to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
South Florida roads deadly for five Palm Beach County driversSouth Florida’s roads turned deadly this past weekend for five Palm Beach Count
South Florida roads deadly for five Palm Beach County drivers
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
South Florida’s roads turned deadly this past weekend for five Palm Beach County motorists who lost their lives in a series of crashes. Two Port St. Lucie residents were also killed in collisions. The deadliest crash was Sunday afternoon in Martin... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
BlotterArrested VICTORIA - Vanessa Gonzalez Campos, 41, of Penitas, by deputies Aug.
Blotter
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
Arrested VICTORIA - Vanessa Gonzalez Campos, 41, of Penitas, by deputies Aug. 20 on a warrant charging her with possession of marijuana between 5- 50 pounds. VICTORIA - Weylie Raphael Gaines, 42, of Houston, by deputies Aug. 20 on a warrant... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Is Oman the Middle East's next tourist destination?A brand new airport, hotel complexes by the likes of Hilton and Crowne Plaza, a
Is Oman the Middle East's next tourist destination?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
A brand new airport, hotel complexes by the likes of Hilton and Crowne Plaza, a new website... In the south of Oman, the city of Salalah dreams of becoming the next tourist destination in the Middle East and hopes to attract curious travelers to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Israeli-Palestinian conflict: UN warns of risk of escalation Smoke rises from the offices of the Hamas movement's Al-Aqsa satellite TV sta
Israeli-Palestinian conflict: UN warns of risk of escalation
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Smoke rises from the offices of the Hamas movement's Al-Aqsa satellite TV station, in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip, shortly after was hit and destroyed by an Israeli strike, Tuesday,... Read more
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Super Sport
Swart sweeps to TGSE victory at RJK It took a lot more work than he bargained for, but Centurion’s Juan Swart gav
Swart sweeps to TGSE victory at RJK
Super Sport / Posted 14 days ago
It took a lot more work than he bargained for, but Centurion’s Juan Swart gave new meaning to a comeback victory as he chased down wire-to-wire success in the IGT Tour’s TGSE Academy Classic on Wednesday. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Warri, Port Harcourt - Coming Alive as Refineries Resume OperationsBy Kelvin Ebiri and Chido Okafor With the complete turn around of the Warri re
Warri, Port Harcourt - Coming Alive as Refineries Resume Operations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
By Kelvin Ebiri and Chido Okafor With the complete turn around of the Warri refinery for production of petroleum products, residents are of the opinion that the oil rich city might regain its commercial status again. They are expecting the return of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Teenage girl killed in Port Kembla crashUPDATED: A teenage girl has died and a man is in a critical condition in hospit
Teenage girl killed in Port Kembla crash
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
UPDATED: A teenage girl has died and a man is in a critical condition in hospital after a car crashed into a tree at Port Kembla. James Balfour, right, and his sister Georja. Picture: Facebook Georja Balfour, 15, died in the car crash in Port... Read more
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News.com.au
The stories you need to know todayrush hour RUSH HOUR: Cleaners at Parliament House are refusing to clean the
The stories you need to know today
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
rush hour RUSH HOUR: Cleaners at Parliament House are refusing to clean the toilets and bathrooms this week in protest over pay and conditions. Source: AAP Good morning, and welcome to our morning news coverage.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Crowds gather to watch stack toppleOnlookers at Gallipoli Park in Port Kembla. Picture: ORLANDO CHIODO The corner
Crowds gather to watch stack topple
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
Onlookers at Gallipoli Park in Port Kembla. Picture: ORLANDO CHIODO The corner of Old Port and Foreshore roads. Picture: SYLVIA LIBER Early morning arrivals Cody, Tyra, Holly and Blair sit at the barrier fence on Military Road. Picture: KIRK... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
BlotterArrested VICTORIA - A 56-year-old Port Lavaca man by deputies Aug. 13 on suspi
Blotter
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
Arrested VICTORIA - A 56-year-old Port Lavaca man by deputies Aug. 13 on suspicion of burglary of a home. VICTORIA - Polinario Casares Jr., 32, of Victoria, by deputies Aug. 14 on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in an online... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope Police blotterPort Hope Police responded to a number of calls in the last week, including: P
Port Hope Police blotter
Northumberland Today / Posted 20 days ago
Port Hope Police responded to a number of calls in the last week, including: PORT HOPE - This week two citizens were targeted by fraudsters, Port Hope Police report. One woman received an e-mail offering a way to make “easy money” She was asked to... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
BlotterArrested Victoria County VICTORIA - A 22-year-old Victoria man by officers Au
Blotter
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
Arrested Victoria County VICTORIA - A 22-year-old Victoria man by officers Aug. 10 on suspicion of driving while intoxicated with a child younger than 15 years old and driving with a license invalid with a previous conviction or suspension without... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Roughing it, gently during an RV trip in QuebecWe arrived at our campsite and discovered it sloped down toward a steep cliff o
Roughing it, gently during an RV trip in Quebec
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
We arrived at our campsite and discovered it sloped down toward a steep cliff overlooking the lake. Trying to help my husband reverse into a hellishly narrow pathway lined with boulders and trees, I thought to myself they should call this road... Read more
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Business Standard India
45% of India's coastline facing erosionA seawall set up near Pondicherry to stop shoreline erosion. As much as 45% of
45% of India's coastline facing erosion
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
A seawall set up near Pondicherry to stop shoreline erosion. As much as 45% of India’s 8,414-km long coastline is facing erosion, according to a new study based on satellite data over 15 years, published in the Indian Academy of Science’s journal... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Port Lavaca man critically injured in head-on wreckA 33-year-old Port Lavaca man was in critical condition Tuesday after crashing
Port Lavaca man critically injured in head-on wreck
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
A 33-year-old Port Lavaca man was in critical condition Tuesday after crashing head-on with another vehicle. Hagush Kidane was traveling in the wrong lane of traffic about 11:40 p.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 87 in Calhoun County when he struck an... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Man in critical condition after head-on collisionA 33-year-old Port Lavaca man is in critical condition after crashing head on w
Man in critical condition after head-on collision
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
A 33-year-old Port Lavaca man is in critical condition after crashing head on with another vehicle. Hagush Kidane was traveling in the wrong lane of traffic about 11:40 p.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 77 in Calhoun County when he struck an opposing... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
BlotterArrested Victoria County VICTORIA - Rodney Garcia, Jr., 19, of Victoria, by d
Blotter
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Arrested Victoria County VICTORIA - Rodney Garcia, Jr., 19, of Victoria, by deputies Aug. 7 on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a burglary case. VICTORIA - Rosemary Garza, 38, of Victoria, by deputies on Aug. 7 on a warrant... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Baltimore County police pursuit ends in Randallstown82 WEDNESDAY, MORE SUNSHINE, 83 THURSDAY AND 87 FRIDAY WITH RAIN CHANCES RETURN
Baltimore County police pursuit ends in Randallstown
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 22 days ago
82 WEDNESDAY, MORE SUNSHINE, 83 THURSDAY AND 87 FRIDAY WITH RAIN CHANCES RETURNING SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. SARAH: BREAKING NEWS, ABOVE THE SCENE OF A POLICE INVOLVED ACCIDENT. CAPTAIN ROY, WHERE ARE YOU? CAPTAIN ROY: THIS IS AT THE END OF TAYLOR MILLS... Read more
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The Hindu
The Hindu Crossword 11469Solution to puzzle 11468 1 Hat worn by sober Romeo and Oscar (8) 5 Taint in h
The Hindu Crossword 11469
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
Solution to puzzle 11468 1 Hat worn by sober Romeo and Oscar (8) 5 Taint in having astigmatism (6) 10 Turn, grin awkwardly and dismantle (5) 11 Main river flows in this city (9) 12 Covers battlefields (6) 13 Cabal one supported had creatures!... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In a port city, grenade attacks shatter Swedish sense of safetyMALMO, Sweden: After years in the military and police dealing with bombs and mi
In a port city, grenade attacks shatter Swedish sense of safety
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
MALMO, Sweden: After years in the military and police dealing with bombs and mines in ex-Yugoslavia, Lebanon and Iraq, Goran Mansson is now back home advising Swedes what to do if they find an unexploded grenade on their street or in a... Read more
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The Star
In a port city, grenade attacks shatter Swedish sense of safetyMALMO, Sweden (Reuters) - After years in the military and police dealing with b
In a port city, grenade attacks shatter Swedish sense of safety
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
MALMO, Sweden (Reuters) - After years in the military and police dealing with bombs and mines in ex-Yugoslavia, Lebanon and Iraq, Goran Mansson is now back home advising Swedes what to do if they find an unexploded grenade on their street or in a... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Grenade attacks shatter Swedish sense of safety Published: 9 August 2015 5:03 PM Goran Mansson, head of Malmo's bomb squad,
Grenade attacks shatter Swedish sense of safety
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 24 days ago
Published: 9 August 2015 5:03 PM Goran Mansson, head of Malmo's bomb squad, displays unexploded grenades found this year in the city. Mansson has been busy with a dozen grenade attacks in the last few... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Marine gear goes glam as Maine makers ride wave of nautical chicPORTLAND, Maine — On the cobblestone streets of the Old Port, tourists can scoo
Marine gear goes glam as Maine makers ride wave of nautical chic
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — On the cobblestone streets of the Old Port, tourists can scoop up all types of lobster-themed swag, from lobster deely boppers with googly eyes to lobster T-shirts to lobster mugs. But lately, fashionistas are forsaking the obvious... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Marine gear goes glam as Maine makers ride wave of nautical chicPORTLAND, Maine — On the cobblestone streets of the Old Port, tourists can scoo
Marine gear goes glam as Maine makers ride wave of nautical chic
Bangor Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — On the cobblestone streets of the Old Port, tourists can scoop up all types of lobster-themed swag, from lobster deely boppers with googly eyes to lobster T-shirts to lobster mugs. But lately, fashionistas are forsaking the obvious... Read more
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Anorak
Edward Heath: shaking hands with dead paedos in Savile and Jaconelli’s ScarboroughBritish Conservative politician, Edward Heath (1916 – 2005) signs autographs af
Edward Heath: shaking hands with dead paedos in Savile and Jaconelli’s Scarborough
Anorak / Posted 27 days ago
British Conservative politician, Edward Heath (1916 – 2005) signs autographs after the ceremony for the renaming of Lympne Airport to Ashford Airport, Ashford, Kent, England, 10th June 1969. Edward Heath was a peado! Well, maybe. The Sun continues... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Portland museum of African art moving to PortsmouthIt will be its last anniversary in the city. “I felt a call to come to Portlan
Portland museum of African art moving to Portsmouth
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
It will be its last anniversary in the city. “I felt a call to come to Portland, now I feel I am being called to come to Portsmouth (New Hampshire),” museum founder Oscar Mokeme said July 31. Mokeme, a Nigerian native who has been collecting... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Inverclyde pupils celebrate as exam results arrive this morningThe Tele joined two families as their daughters discovered how they had fared i
Inverclyde pupils celebrate as exam results arrive this morning
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
The Tele joined two families as their daughters discovered how they had fared in their chosen subjects. For hard-working Port Glasgow teenager Stephanie McKinnon, above, the news was just what the doctor ordered — as she took a step towards... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Cilla Black dead: a voice to tremble the stars and scare the angelsShe was toothy and red-haired, gawky as a schoolgirl on her first date. But she
Cilla Black dead: a voice to tremble the stars and scare the angels
Liverpool Echo / Posted a month ago
She was toothy and red-haired, gawky as a schoolgirl on her first date. But she had a voice to tremble the stars and scare the angels - and enough ambition to fill a cathedral, or two. If it hadn’t been for that voice, a piercing of passion granted... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Shearing is sharingTate O'Leary is used to having major adjustments made to his race car during in
Shearing is sharing
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 1 months ago
Tate O'Leary is used to having major adjustments made to his race car during intermissions. Saturday, it will be his helmet that needs an overhaul. The 13-year-old Port Lambton driver and his father, Vic O'Leary, will have their long hair cut off... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Shearing is sharingTate O'Leary is used to having major adjustments made to his race car during in
Shearing is sharing
Chatham Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
Tate O'Leary is used to having major adjustments made to his race car during intermissions. Saturday, it will be his helmet that needs an overhaul. The 13-year-old Port Lambton driver and his father, Vic O'Leary, will have their long hair cut off... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Coast Guard calls off search for St. Lucie paddleboarderThe Coast Guard has called off a search for a 58-year-old Port St. Lucie man mi
Coast Guard calls off search for St. Lucie paddleboarder
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 1 months ago
The Coast Guard has called off a search for a 58-year-old Port St. Lucie man missing since last Friday when he went paddleboarding off South Hutchinson Island. Crews have searched since Sunday for William Morlock, who took off from Normandy Beach,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FHP: Port St. Lucie woman dies in Martin highway crashA 25-year-old Port St. Lucie woman died Friday afternoon when her car crashed a
FHP: Port St. Lucie woman dies in Martin highway crash
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 1 months ago
A 25-year-old Port St. Lucie woman died Friday afternoon when her car crashed and caught fire along Interstate 95, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Maria DelSocorro Alvarado was headed northbound near the Martin Highway exit just before 2 p.m. when... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
BlueScope Steel entices navy with land offerBlueScope has offered up some land for sale or lease to the navy, should it mov
BlueScope Steel entices navy with land offer
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 1 months ago
BlueScope has offered up some land for sale or lease to the navy, should it move to Port Kembla. The steel company is part of the "Illawarra consortia" pushing to have Port Kembla considered as a possible relocation site for Fleet Base East at... Read more

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