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News.com.au
TV’s ultimate battle starts with grand finals, then its drama, drama, dramaGeneration enters the reality TV fray for Seven, and looks to have a tough task
TV’s ultimate battle starts with grand finals, then its drama, drama, drama
News.com.au / Posted 3 minutes ago
Generation enters the reality TV fray for Seven, and looks to have a tough task against Nine’s perennially good performer The Block, which has remained rock-solid in the ratings. Seven’s hopes ride on the lure of judges Guy Sebastian, Iggy Azalea... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Lakers keep emphasizing a defense-first approachterms of those defensive details in terms of closing out, bumping guys early, t
Lakers keep emphasizing a defense-first approach
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 minutes ago
terms of those defensive details in terms of closing out, bumping guys early, tagging, cutters, getting over and trapping the block, rotating, the movement of the ball,” Clarkson said. “A lot of that comes in when you play, when the season starts... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Lady Gaga Will Be the Fifth Woman to Headline Super Bowl Halftime Showwith Nicki Minaj and M.I.A. Oh, and CeeLo was there too. Diana Ross, 1996 The
Lady Gaga Will Be the Fifth Woman to Headline Super Bowl Halftime Show
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted an hour ago
with Nicki Minaj and M.I.A. Oh, and CeeLo was there too. Diana Ross, 1996 The diva who started it all. After New Kids on the Block and Michael Jackson ushered in a new era of pop-star halftime shows, Diana Ross broke into the boys' club to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Engineer of NJ Transit train that crashed released from hospitalailing wife. It’s a neighborhood, he said, where families tend to keep to thems
Engineer of NJ Transit train that crashed released from hospital
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted an hour ago
ailing wife. It’s a neighborhood, he said, where families tend to keep to themselves. Cappalarzo’s was the first house on the block and he moved in when it was built in 1961. He said the Gallaghers moved in across the street “10 to 15 years... Read more
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The Express-Times
Traffic woes, cloudy water expected after Bethlehem breaks displace 12-plusdiscovered after the city fire and police departments responded at 6:51 a.m. Th
Traffic woes, cloudy water expected after Bethlehem breaks displace 12-plus
The Express-Times / Posted 3 hours ago
discovered after the city fire and police departments responded at 6:51 a.m. Thursday to water and natural gas leaks on the block, fire Chief Robert Novatnack said. No one was injured, and city responders were able to rescue pets from the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tory MPs warned against scrapping the fox hunting banSports fringe event on Sunday. A new Ipsos MORI poll for the charity today rev
Tory MPs warned against scrapping the fox hunting ban
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
Sports fringe event on Sunday. A new Ipsos MORI poll for the charity today reveals the scale of support for maintaining the block. It showed 84% of voters do not want a return to fox hunting, while 65% would view an election candidate more... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
HP Says 'Sorry' For Bricking Printers, Plans Software Update To Reverse Damagewith unofficial cartridges, but for not being upfront about it. The company als
HP Says 'Sorry' For Bricking Printers, Plans Software Update To Reverse Damage
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 4 hours ago
with unofficial cartridges, but for not being upfront about it. The company also plans to release firmware to remove the block on third-party catridges. Here are the details. Third-party replacement printer ink cartridges are popular among... Read more
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CBS News
Marlins' player remembered as "beacon of light" at funeralthe Cuban-American community. Fans and employees raised cups of ‘cafecito’ in h
Marlins' player remembered as "beacon of light" at funeral
CBS News / Posted 5 hours ago
the Cuban-American community. Fans and employees raised cups of ‘cafecito’ in his honor. The public later lined up around the block to pay their final respects to Fernandez at St. Brendan Catholic Church well into the night – even past the 11 p.m.... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekendand last month’s Pacific Classic at Del Mar in impressive fashion. He’s never b
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekend
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
and last month’s Pacific Classic at Del Mar in impressive fashion. He’s never been better. Sherman, who’s been around the block a few times, realizes the importance of keeping the stars of the game around as long as possible. “We used to do... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekendand last month’s Pacific Classic at Del Mar in impressive fashion. He’s never b
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekend
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
and last month’s Pacific Classic at Del Mar in impressive fashion. He’s never been better. Sherman, who’s been around the block a few times, realizes the importance of keeping the stars of the game around as long as possible. “We used to do... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekendand last month’s Pacific Classic at Del Mar in impressive fashion. He’s never b
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekend
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 5 hours ago
and last month’s Pacific Classic at Del Mar in impressive fashion. He’s never been better. Sherman, who’s been around the block a few times, realizes the importance of keeping the stars of the game around as long as possible. “We used to do... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Steve Braunias: The man who ate Lincoln Rd rates Happy Chapati Indian Restaurantfor $10, including naan bread. Photo / Michael Craig The man who ate Lincoln R
Steve Braunias: The man who ate Lincoln Rd rates Happy Chapati Indian Restaurant
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
for $10, including naan bread. Photo / Michael Craig The man who ate Lincoln Rd collected the entire set of food joints in the block of shops opposite the hospital on Lincoln Rd when I called in for lunch on Wednesday at Chapati Indian Restaurant.... Read more
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New York Post
Struggling artist fatally stabs female roommate over argumentfound her sprawled on the floor. He then inexplicably stabbed himself in the l
Struggling artist fatally stabs female roommate over argument
New York Post / Posted 6 hours ago
found her sprawled on the floor. He then inexplicably stabbed himself in the leg before darting out of the home and down the block, smashing car windows and leaving a thick trail of blood along the way. After hearing Bush’s “high-pitched”... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Local nonprofit looks to revitalize homes in Holyokedirector Ethel Griffin. “Holyoke has done so much to improve itself,” Griffin e
Local nonprofit looks to revitalize homes in Holyoke
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 hours ago
director Ethel Griffin. “Holyoke has done so much to improve itself,” Griffin explained. “So they said ‘Let’s work in the block of Beech street.’ We said ‘Okay we’re ready.'” With a few hundred housing rehab volunteers on October 20th, Ethel... Read more
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Providence Business News
Block Island residents to buy utility for $1.8Mtown meeting to vote on the proposal. Those in support of buying won by two vot
Block Island residents to buy utility for $1.8M
Providence Business News / Posted 6 hours ago
town meeting to vote on the proposal. Those in support of buying won by two votes, 178-176, as was first reported in The Block Island Times. The town will buy out two of the three owners of BIPCo, giving it the majority interest. The vote... Read more
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Billboard
The TV & Music Issue: How Kim Kardashian West Went From Reality Queen to Pop Culture Rock StarAngeles, they live in a gated community in Bel Air, but are close to finishing
The TV & Music Issue: How Kim Kardashian West Went From Reality Queen to Pop Culture Rock Star
Billboard / Posted 7 hours ago
Angeles, they live in a gated community in Bel Air, but are close to finishing renovations on a house in Calabasas, down the block from her mom’s place -- convenient both for babysitting purposes and because it’s the main location for the TV... Read more
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Philly.com
Springsteen at the Free Library: What do you say to the Boss?the Free Library just before 11:30 a.m., half an hour before the scheduled star
Springsteen at the Free Library: What do you say to the Boss?
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
the Free Library just before 11:30 a.m., half an hour before the scheduled start time. The line outside stretched around the block. Bob Cappella in line before meeting Bruce Springsteen during his 'On The Run' book tour at the Free Library. Jeff... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Feds Investigating Linda Carman's Disappearancethat Linda Carman said the pair was going fishing at Striper Rock, which is loc
Feds Investigating Linda Carman's Disappearance
NBC Connecticut / Posted 8 hours ago
that Linda Carman said the pair was going fishing at Striper Rock, which is located approximately 20 miles off of the Block Island shoreline, according to the affidavit. However, another witness told police that Nathan Carman said they... Read more
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Philly.com
'Running from his own demons': Was drug use behind man's violent rampage?Mosley, 54, who lives several doors from the crime scene, said he returned home
'Running from his own demons': Was drug use behind man's violent rampage?
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Mosley, 54, who lives several doors from the crime scene, said he returned home about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday to see most of the block, including his front yard, roped off in yellow police tape. "It was overwhelming. It was almost surreal," he said.... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Stair Climb for LA: Go Up, Up, Up Downtownare an additional eight bucks. Look up, start climbing, and think of all the g
Stair Climb for LA: Go Up, Up, Up Downtown
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 8 hours ago
are an additional eight bucks. Look up, start climbing, and think of all the good doings going on in the city below, at the Block Party as well as the place everyone is out to support, the Ketchum-Downtown YMCA, which hosts a bevy of positive... Read more
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The Express-Times
3 Bethlehem homes condemned due to 'cavernous' sinkholeStreet, with most of the work along New Street between North and Garrison stree
3 Bethlehem homes condemned due to 'cavernous' sinkhole
The Express-Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Street, with most of the work along New Street between North and Garrison streets. Three homes -- 713, 715 and 717 -- on the block were condemned after being evaluated by engineers, and buildings on either side of the trio will need to be... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
You'd probably be angry, too, if Dallas City Hall kept taking your small business' parking spots | Commentarybetween the city's convention center and Matthews' South Side, it sits in the s
You'd probably be angry, too, if Dallas City Hall kept taking your small business' parking spots | Commentary
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 hours ago
between the city's convention center and Matthews' South Side, it sits in the shadow of the new Alamo Drafthouse, and down the block from apartments that now line Lamar. It's several shades nicer than it was in 2012, when Lim's store was, as this... Read more
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Mashable
'Big Brother: Over the Top' has four new ways for you to call the shotsfor eviction and, for the first time ever, fans will have the opportunity to ch
'Big Brother: Over the Top' has four new ways for you to call the shots
Mashable / Posted 10 hours ago
for eviction and, for the first time ever, fans will have the opportunity to choose a third houseguest to join them on the block. America’s Eviction Vote – In addition to the house’s eviction votes, for the first time, fans will have a say in... Read more
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DMNews
Tapad Takes it to the Streetscan track an individual from desktop to mobile to phone (and ideally in store t
Tapad Takes it to the Streets
DMNews / Posted 10 hours ago
can track an individual from desktop to mobile to phone (and ideally in store too). Whether it's the coffee or the message, the block parties attracted over 1,000 agency visitors in the first week alone. Tapad, recently acquired by European... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Tossed cigarette suspected in major Petaluma fireigniting several homes on Stuart Drive Tuesday afternoon in Petaluma. For 30 ye
Tossed cigarette suspected in major Petaluma fire
Petluma360.com / Posted 10 hours ago
igniting several homes on Stuart Drive Tuesday afternoon in Petaluma. For 30 years, Folla has called it home. He's lived on the block for 55 years. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2016 (15 of )The Folla residence, Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016 that... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
'American Sniper' draws C.O. lines, reactiondrama to a Nazi propaganda film shown in Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Baste
'American Sniper' draws C.O. lines, reaction
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 hours ago
drama to a Nazi propaganda film shown in Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds." In Bend, moviegoers were lined down the block to get tickets to see the film on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. "I've been waiting to see this since they announced... Read more
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The Morning Call
Afraid of failing drug test, man on probation called in bomb threats to courthousethe emergency response. Though no one was hurt in the Jan. 20 scare, it prompt
Afraid of failing drug test, man on probation called in bomb threats to courthouse
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
the emergency response. Though no one was hurt in the Jan. 20 scare, it prompted authorities to clear the courthouse and the block surrounding it as bomb-sniffing dogs swept the five-story complex on Washington Street. "In the year 2016, we take... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Expand your wellness horizons — making changesmaking changes, and Foote hopes her work will inspire others to consider what t
Expand your wellness horizons — making changes
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 10 hours ago
making changes, and Foote hopes her work will inspire others to consider what they eat, to get up off the coach and take a walk around the block and to learn to deal with stress in a healthy way. Read or Share this story: http://on.thec-l.com/2dH7... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Four gas fields go onstream in offshore Côte d’Ivoire blockMMcf/d, comprising more than three-quarters of Côte d’Ivoire’s total gas output
Four gas fields go onstream in offshore Côte d’Ivoire block
Offshore Magazine / Posted 11 hours ago
MMcf/d, comprising more than three-quarters of Côte d’Ivoire’s total gas output. Production of oil and condensates from the block averaged 3,000 b/d. The gas is sold at a current price of $6 per million btu, with the liquids sold at... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Ricciardo: Verstappen has helped me reach new levelthe four-time champion, it would do well for my career," he said. "And I can g
Ricciardo: Verstappen has helped me reach new level
Motorsport.com / Posted 11 hours ago
the four-time champion, it would do well for my career," he said. "And I can go well against Max, who is the new kid on the block, it is something which if I can get on top of them, it will only help me out. I am not afraid. Just excited."Be... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa looks to sell city block to New Orleans developer HRI Properties for $7.5 millionmillion. “Not interested,” Buckhorn said when asked Wednesday whether he would
Tampa looks to sell city block to New Orleans developer HRI Properties for $7.5 million
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
million. “Not interested,” Buckhorn said when asked Wednesday whether he would be open to a buyer with a similar plan for the block next to City Hall. “Once we start the negotiations with them, which is where the nitty-gritty will be determined, I... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Heroin found in Southport flats branded 'hub of criminality'split into street deals was found by police searching a block of flats linked t
Heroin found in Southport flats branded 'hub of criminality'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 hours ago
split into street deals was found by police searching a block of flats linked to a Mersey drugs gang. Eight flats within the block were shutdown in July over fears they were a base for dealers peddling drugs in the resort. Cops searching 15... Read more
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MLive.com
See auction sale results for 5 abandoned houses on 1 blockhere. It wasn't long ago that immigrants were buying homes from Poles at decent
See auction sale results for 5 abandoned houses on 1 block
MLive.com / Posted 12 hours ago
here. It wasn't long ago that immigrants were buying homes from Poles at decent prices, changing the ethnic makeup of the blocks but proving that it held underlying value. • The visible impact from the foreclosure crisis. Do you ever what... Read more
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USA Today
'Luke Cage' is Marvel's best TV seriesHarlem’s got a new superhero, and he’s the baddest man on the block. Netflix’s
'Luke Cage' is Marvel's best TV series
USA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
Harlem’s got a new superhero, and he’s the baddest man on the block. Netflix’s Luke Cage (Friday, ***1/2 out of four) brings together what Marvel does best, in both its movie slate and its streaming series: Mike Colter’s good guy could probably hold... Read more
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The Irish Times
Hilary Fannin: Teenage boys are the new beauty fanaticslocal barber, an affable man with an occasionally ferocious beard, has expanded
Hilary Fannin: Teenage boys are the new beauty fanatics
The Irish Times / Posted 12 hours ago
local barber, an affable man with an occasionally ferocious beard, has expanded his premises. He moved his shop down the block a couple of weeks ago and now occupies a corner site. He needed more floor space to house his multiplying swivel... Read more
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Starmometer
Tokyo Bubble Tea SM North EDSA Launches Soft Opening PromoAs a treat to their customers in line with the soft opening of their SM North E
Tokyo Bubble Tea SM North EDSA Launches Soft Opening Promo
Starmometer / Posted 12 hours ago
As a treat to their customers in line with the soft opening of their SM North EDSA The Block branch, Tokyo Bubble Tea is giving away 50% discount on food and drinks! Get 50% off your food & drinks in Tokyo Bubble Tea The Block, SM North EDSA branch... Read more
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Billboard
The TV & Music Issue: How Kim Kardashian West Went From Reality Queen to Pop Culture Rock StarAngeles, they live in a gated community in Bel Air, but are close to finishing
The TV & Music Issue: How Kim Kardashian West Went From Reality Queen to Pop Culture Rock Star
Billboard / Posted 13 hours ago
Angeles, they live in a gated community in Bel Air, but are close to finishing renovations on a house in Calabasas, down the block from her mom’s place -- convenient both for babysitting purposes and because it’s the main location for the TV... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bethlehem streets shut, evacuation underwayarea was evacuated, he said. He was about to speak to city housing officials a
Bethlehem streets shut, evacuation underway
The Express-Times / Posted 14 hours ago
area was evacuated, he said. He was about to speak to city housing officials about reports that houses shifted on the block due to the water line break. A temporary shelter was being set up on Main Street, authorities said. Manhole... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -21’s Disney Pixar Collection is available at Forever 21 in SM Megamall, SM Maka
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 16 hours ago
21’s Disney Pixar Collection is available at Forever 21 in SM Megamall, SM Makati, North Wing of SM City Cebu, The Block at SM City North EDSA, SM Mall of Asia, SM Lanang Premier, SM Aura Premier, SM City Fairview, SM City Clark, SM... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hyundai racer concept previews i30N hot hatchwith a bigger turbo to increase top end power at the expense of bottom-end torq
Hyundai racer concept previews i30N hot hatch
iol.co.za / Posted 16 hours ago
with a bigger turbo to increase top end power at the expense of bottom-end torque. Its major components, including the block, are machined from aluminium forgings rather than the usual castings for greater strength and durability, so the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Section of Bel Air's Main Street will be closed for television show filming Fridaystressed downtown visitors are "not going to have any difficulty being on Main
Section of Bel Air's Main Street will be closed for television show filming Friday
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
stressed downtown visitors are "not going to have any difficulty being on Main Street," since the filming is confined to the block between Courtland and Churchville Road, just south of the Harford County Courthouse. Representatives of the... Read more
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New Kerala
DiCaprio planning 'secret wedding' with Nina Agdal - newkerala.com #125405wedding in the works" and he is looking forward to marry Agdal next spring, rep
DiCaprio planning 'secret wedding' with Nina Agdal - newkerala.com #125405
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
wedding in the works" and he is looking forward to marry Agdal next spring, reports aceshowbiz.com. "Leo's been around the block with the ladies and has finally decided he's found the one," the source told Life iamp; Style magazine. "Nina... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Phil Hay: Pressure cranking up on Wood to find the net for Leeds Unitedhe and Paynter hit the same wall: rarely scoring and rarely looking like scorin
Phil Hay: Pressure cranking up on Wood to find the net for Leeds United
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 18 hours ago
he and Paynter hit the same wall: rarely scoring and rarely looking like scoring. It can only go on so long. Wood was on the block when Leeds trailed 1-0 to Fulham last month. The header he missed shortly before his overhead kick would have made... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Wall will shore up rain-damaged Vernon buildingshifts to the west and should prevent a domino effect. "This wall will give pr
Wall will shore up rain-damaged Vernon building
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 18 hours ago
shifts to the west and should prevent a domino effect. "This wall will give protection for the three other buildings on the block to the west," Greg Tyra said. Tyra and his wife Misty own the restaurant. A florist shop located to the east of... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Deidre Clark: At home as owner and founder of Ensley's Kuumba Community Art design academythe impact that it makes. “One of the most fun things that happens here is we’
Deidre Clark: At home as owner and founder of Ensley's Kuumba Community Art design academy
The Birmingham Times / Posted 18 hours ago
the impact that it makes. “One of the most fun things that happens here is we’ll have kids whose parents own businesses on the block, or maybe just walking to and from the store, or from school will peek in the door,” said Clark, who was also born... Read more
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Carsurvey.org
1984 Toyota Van Reviewsat 209K -replaced. Thermostat failed (then removed), but the prior failure caus
1984 Toyota Van Reviews
Carsurvey.org / Posted 19 hours ago
at 209K -replaced. Thermostat failed (then removed), but the prior failure caused a small coolant-hose on the backside of the block to fail. It's been a work vehicle, and when I could'nt get my hands on the hose, I sawzalled a hole in the firewall... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Leonardo DiCaprio Reportedly Planning a 'Secret Wedding' to Nina Agdalwedding in the works" and he's looking forward to tying the knot with the Danis
Leonardo DiCaprio Reportedly Planning a 'Secret Wedding' to Nina Agdal
AceShowbiz / Posted 19 hours ago
wedding in the works" and he's looking forward to tying the knot with the Danish beauty next spring. "Leo's been around the block with the ladies and has finally decided he's found the one," an insider says. "Nina doesn't even care about an... Read more
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Freeman journal
Good to be homedid the Hawks answer the bell? With one haymaker after another. South Hamilton
Good to be home
Freeman journal / Posted 21 hours ago
did the Hawks answer the bell? With one haymaker after another. South Hamilton sophomore Breanne Diersen (facing) splits the block set up by Roland-Story’s Madison Friest (20) and Natalie Tryon (3) for one of her three kills during the opening... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Hotel expands tourismCH on Peel will expand its operations with a $5.8m hotel on the block behind th
Hotel expands tourism
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 hours ago
CH on Peel will expand its operations with a $5.8m hotel on the block behind the current venue. COMING SOON: Jye Segboer says once the development application is approved, the new hotel will be built in 12 to 14 months and ready for the 2018 Country... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Woman robbed, injured in driveway in series of east Montgomery crimesreceived minor injuries. No one is in custody. The case remains under investiga
Woman robbed, injured in driveway in series of east Montgomery crimes
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 hours ago
received minor injuries. No one is in custody. The case remains under investigation. There are several hotels located in the block number provided by police, but officials did not name a specific location of the crime. Police don’t know yet if... Read more
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