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The Mercury News
Palo Alto skips on local business tax, for nowNovember ballot, the Palo Alto City Council decided after concerns over how the
Palo Alto skips on local business tax, for now
The Mercury News / Posted 2 hours ago
November ballot, the Palo Alto City Council decided after concerns over how the tax would hurt businesses and jeopardize a countywide transportation measure. Council members, however, unanimously voted on Monday to research placing a tax measure... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Property value growth up by double digits, Collier County appraiser sayssame or increases, your property taxes will increase," said Collier County Prop
Property value growth up by double digits, Collier County appraiser says
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
same or increases, your property taxes will increase," said Collier County Property Appraiser Abe Skinner. Skinner said countywide just or fair-market values increased a total of 12.17 percent in 2016 to approximately $102.1 billion from $91... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire Newsmaker: Six questions for Heather Boulger of the Berkshire County Regional Employment Boardmore cause for optimism if you look at it the right way. As executive director
Berkshire Newsmaker: Six questions for Heather Boulger of the Berkshire County Regional Employment Board
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
more cause for optimism if you look at it the right way. As executive director of the Berkshire County Regional Employment Board, she oversees a web of programs with the primary aim of connecting job seekers with employers, a process that includes... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'It's pure politics'a Farm Bureau and chamber of commerce initiative to have a powerful, elected co
'It's pure politics'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
a Farm Bureau and chamber of commerce initiative to have a powerful, elected county executive lead the Champaign County Board. And not just because the Farm Bureau opposed the same idea four times earlier, most recently in 1998. But there is... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Transportation Sales Tax Closer to Ballot MeasureWednesday morning, the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA) Boa
Transportation Sales Tax Closer to Ballot Measure
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday morning, the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA) Board of Directors, acting as the Placer County Local Transportation Authority, unanimously adopted the Keep Placer Moving Transportation Investment Plan and made a formal... Read more
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KERA North Texas
High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost?teachers and parent involvement — to raise the achievement of underserved stude
High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost?
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
teachers and parent involvement — to raise the achievement of underserved students. Today there are 13 Rocketship schools, with 6,000 students, in the San Francisco Bay Area, Nashville, Tenn., and Milwaukee, with one scheduled to open in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost?teachers and parent involvement — to raise the achievement of underserved stude
High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
teachers and parent involvement — to raise the achievement of underserved students. Today there are 13 Rocketship schools, with 6,000 students, in the San Francisco Bay Area, Nashville, Tenn., and Milwaukee, with one scheduled to open in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Robert M. Krugerdied Monday in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Amherst. He was 77. Born in
Robert M. Kruger
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
died Monday in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Amherst. He was 77. Born in Williamsville, he attended Nichols School on a football scholarship and played on the basketball team. He went on to post graduate studies at Phillips Exeter... Read more
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Orange County Register
Democrats to face off in Nov. for Sanchez's congressional seatrun for elected office again but had no immediate plans. As of Tuesday morning
Democrats to face off in Nov. for Sanchez's congressional seat
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
run for elected office again but had no immediate plans. As of Tuesday morning, there were 26,580 votes left to tally countywide. Registrar of Voters Neal Kelley said he expected to finish the counting and certify the election by the weekend.... Read more
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Northwest Herald
No savings in countywide school districtreading Bob Anderson’s monthly opinions, but I must strongly disagree with his
No savings in countywide school district
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
reading Bob Anderson’s monthly opinions, but I must strongly disagree with his June 11 letter regarding any cost savings a countywide school district consolidation might theoretically yield. Look at our neighbors to the south. Carpentersville D300... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Scientific and Cultural Facilities District tax petitions making the roundscounty wide by July 15 to be added to the ballot for voting on Nov. 8. The sign
Scientific and Cultural Facilities District tax petitions making the rounds
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
county wide by July 15 to be added to the ballot for voting on Nov. 8. The signature are due at the county July 21. It's a countywide tax that would go to scientific and cultural organizations in the county. The idea is that one cent of every $10... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Approval of 2016-17 county budget expected MondayCraven County commissioners likely will vote to approve the county budget for f
Approval of 2016-17 county budget expected Monday
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Craven County commissioners likely will vote to approve the county budget for fiscal year 2016-17 on Monday. Board members held their last budget work session last Thursday to finalize the details of next year's spending plan. Posted Jun. 19, 2016... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Karl Tingelstad seeking re-election to Anoka Conservation Districtadded. “I look forward to continuing to be a strong local voice for water quali
Karl Tingelstad seeking re-election to Anoka Conservation District
ABC Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
added. “I look forward to continuing to be a strong local voice for water quality improvements on the Conservation District Board of Supervisors,” Tingelstad said. Previously, the conservation district positions were elected countywide. In 2014... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Charter school group spent nearly $500,000 on county education board racesCharter school advocates poured $483,000 into Sacramento County Office of Educa
Charter school group spent nearly $500,000 on county education board races
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
Charter school advocates poured $483,000 into Sacramento County Office of Education board races, helping to elect two on its slate of three candidates two weeks ago. Despite the largesse, the candidate the California Charter Schools Association... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Editorial: HHS proposal is worth a closer lookHendersonville High, especially in light of their recent decision to raise prop
Editorial: HHS proposal is worth a closer look
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
Hendersonville High, especially in light of their recent decision to raise property taxes by 5 cents per $100. The board spent more than six months studying plans for replacing or renovating outdated structures at the high school. In April,... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Pickens County questions legality of Tri-County Tech plancounty, in a statement issued Thursday, argues that Tech is using "an installme
Pickens County questions legality of Tri-County Tech plan
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 12 days ago
county, in a statement issued Thursday, argues that Tech is using "an installment purchase arrangement" similar to what school districts in Greenville and Pickens counties used for countywide construction programs — a financing method which was... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Short shorts a no-no in Bement schoolsBEMENT — Come fall, short shorts are out inside Bement schools, per a change in
Short shorts a no-no in Bement schools
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
BEMENT — Come fall, short shorts are out inside Bement schools, per a change in the student handbook. The school board voted to amend the wording on the rules for the minimum length of shorts allowed, which must now be "mid-thigh range." School... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
District 6 school board candidates to debate June 25The next Lee County School Board debate for the District 6 candidates will be h
District 6 school board candidates to debate June 25
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
The next Lee County School Board debate for the District 6 candidates will be held on June 25 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the East County Regional Library, at 881 Gunnery Road. The first such debate for school board candidates for District 7 was held on... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
DeSoto schools wrestle with funding shortfall in new budgetThe DeSoto County school system, wrestling like other Mississippi school distri
DeSoto schools wrestle with funding shortfall in new budget
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
The DeSoto County school system, wrestling like other Mississippi school districts with chronic state underfunding, is looking at a shortfall of just over $11 million for the coming fiscal year. The effect on taxpayers? Minimal, but there is an... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Brunswick school board talks bond committee, timelineBRUNSWICK COUNTY -- The Brunswick County School Board is developing a committee
Brunswick school board talks bond committee, timeline
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
BRUNSWICK COUNTY -- The Brunswick County School Board is developing a committee and outreach strategy for the $152 million school bond referendum. At a Tuesday retreat, the board generated a list of county organizations and townships from which they... Read more
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Island Packet
Update: ‘Slow’ morning at Beaufort County pollsof the county and the northern end of the county.” Some precincts, such as Sea
Update: ‘Slow’ morning at Beaufort County polls
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
of the county and the northern end of the county.” Some precincts, such as Seabrook Precinct 2 at Whale Branch Elementary School, reported only five voters had cast ballots as of late Tuesday morning, Smalls said. There were some polling stations... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County school leaders, YMCA consider joint project | News & Observer June 13, 2016 6:23 PM School, YMCA would share use of bu
Wake County school leaders, YMCA consider joint project
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
| News & Observer June 13, 2016 6:23 PM School, YMCA would share use of building in Southeast Raleigh Plan also includes affordable... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland to ask voters for $250 million tax for affordable housinghousing and homelessness as the top issue for Portland voters. But they also kn
Portland to ask voters for $250 million tax for affordable housing
OregonLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
housing and homelessness as the top issue for Portland voters. But they also know voters may be wary – with a potential school bond measure and a statewide corporate tax looming – and are planning a major political campaign to build... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This is only a drillof Illinois Police Department Bomb Squad Commander Sgt. Aaron Landers prepares
This is only a drill
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
of Illinois Police Department Bomb Squad Commander Sgt. Aaron Landers prepares a "bomb vest" in front of Homer Grade School in preparation for SWAT training there on Thursday. He was at the school in Homer on Wednesday, June 8 , 2016. HOMER... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
2016 Primary: Shasta County Supervisors District 2toward public safety, county water rights, and mental health services, and they
2016 Primary: Shasta County Supervisors District 2
The Record Searchlight / Posted 21 days ago
toward public safety, county water rights, and mental health services, and they’re issues he wants to continue to work on countywide. “I don't just look at the district, but rather set priorities for the entire county. But they're the same across... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Craven County residents speak out on proposed budgetJun. 7, 2016 at 4:27 PM Craven County’s 2016-17 fiscal year budget is one step
Craven County residents speak out on proposed budget
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Jun. 7, 2016 at 4:27 PM Craven County’s 2016-17 fiscal year budget is one step closer to approval.The Craven County Board of Commissioners held a public hearing on the proposed spending plan at Monday night’s first regular meeting of the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Aldermen move to block anti-Emanuel referendum on airport controlfor gun dealers and their employees; whether the legislature should provide "fu
Aldermen move to block anti-Emanuel referendum on airport control
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 22 days ago
for gun dealers and their employees; whether the legislature should provide "full and equitable funding" for Chicago Public Schools; and whether the city should issue identification cards for those who otherwise don't have an ID to help them with... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake adopts transit plan, will seek funds through half-cent sales tax hikeof a scale model Bombardier bi-level commuter train. Hutchinson is suggesting h
Wake adopts transit plan, will seek funds through half-cent sales tax hike
The News & Observer / Posted 23 days ago
of a scale model Bombardier bi-level commuter train. Hutchinson is suggesting his fellow commissioners consider putting a school construction bond referendum and a transit referendum on the November 2016 ballot. Chris... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Goodworks - Books donated, wooden boat show fundedfor this year's “Give Five - Read Five” project, which distributes books to stu
Goodworks - Books donated, wooden boat show funded
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
for this year's “Give Five - Read Five” project, which distributes books to students in New Hanover County's low-performing schools. The countywide effort was initiated and coordinated by Tannis Nelson and assisted by Craig Myatt, owner of Seaside... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aldermen move to block anti-Emanuel referendum on airport controlfor gun dealers and their employees; whether the legislature should provide "fu
Aldermen move to block anti-Emanuel referendum on airport control
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
for gun dealers and their employees; whether the legislature should provide "full and equitable funding" for Chicago Public Schools; and whether the city should issue identification cards for those who otherwise don't have an ID to help them with... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Local students excel at State Science FairCalifornia State Science Fair in Los Angeles May 23 and 24. At the state compe
Local students excel at State Science Fair
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 23 days ago
California State Science Fair in Los Angeles May 23 and 24. At the state competition, 940 students competed from 420 schools The county champions qualified for the state competition after participating in the 33rd annual Doris Niles Humboldt... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
3 dead, including gunman in Cape Coral shootingsteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
3 dead, including gunman in Cape Coral shootings
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Factsteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Tropical Storm Colin churns toward Floridateen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
Tropical Storm Colin churns toward Florida
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Muhammad Ali: In the ring, on screens big and smallteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
Muhammad Ali: In the ring, on screens big and small
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
SWFL residents prepare for heavy weatherteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
SWFL residents prepare for heavy weather
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
3 dead, including gunman in Cape Coral shootingsteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
3 dead, including gunman in Cape Coral shootings
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
List of weather-related closings, cancellationsteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
List of weather-related closings, cancellations
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Cape Coral could add more city jobsteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
Cape Coral could add more city jobs
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Shorts too short for JetBlue? Airline apologizes to passengerteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
Shorts too short for JetBlue? Airline apologizes to passenger
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Authorities: Florida man killed in skydiving accidentteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
Authorities: Florida man killed in skydiving accident
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
State EOC activated at Level 2 ahead of stormteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
State EOC activated at Level 2 ahead of storm
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
State EOC activated at Level 2 ahead of stormteen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run
State EOC activated at Level 2 ahead of storm
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 days ago
teen critical after hit-and-run crashCape Coral teen critical after hit-and-run crash A Cape Coral teen missed his high school graduation Sunday, instead going into surgery after he was hit by a car, whose driver left the scene. A Cape Coral... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo County supervisor race: Four candidates in historic electionunder the county's new district elections, in which the voters in District 5 al
San Mateo County supervisor race: Four candidates in historic election
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
under the county's new district elections, in which the voters in District 5 alone will decide their representative to the Board of Supervisors. Unless one of the candidates gets more than 50 percent of the vote, the top two vote-getters in the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Deputies: Man arrested for firing at CCSO vehiclesstingSlideshow: 12 arrested in Lee County prostitution sting Lee County deputi
Deputies: Man arrested for firing at CCSO vehicles
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 25 days ago
stingSlideshow: 12 arrested in Lee County prostitution sting Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
North Port man arrested in machete attackstingSlideshow: 12 arrested in Lee County prostitution sting Lee County deputi
North Port man arrested in machete attack
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 25 days ago
stingSlideshow: 12 arrested in Lee County prostitution sting Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Muhammad Ali: Your TributesstingSlideshow: 12 arrested in Lee County prostitution sting Lee County deputi
Muhammad Ali: Your Tributes
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
stingSlideshow: 12 arrested in Lee County prostitution sting Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Suspect in Amber Alert captured, child still missingstingSlideshow: 12 arrested in Lee County prostitution sting Lee County deputi
Suspect in Amber Alert captured, child still missing
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
stingSlideshow: 12 arrested in Lee County prostitution sting Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution operation. Lee County deputies arrested 12 people Thursday in a countywide prostitution... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Residents can finally vote in their own school districtThe change could affect three school issues on Tuesday's ballot. VINDICATOR ST
Residents can finally vote in their own school district
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 25 days ago
The change could affect three school issues on Tuesday's ballot. VINDICATOR STAFF WRITER AUSTINTOWN -- Robert and Theresa Ferguson say they were taken aback when they first learned that though they lived in the Austintown school district, they... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Museum lesson: Look but don't touchpost-crash behavior may mitigate punishmentBus stop driver's post-crash behavio
Museum lesson: Look but don't touch
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
post-crash behavior may mitigate punishmentBus stop driver's post-crash behavior may mitigate punishment A Fort Myers High School sophomore died Thursday after he was hit Wednesday morning while walking to catch a school bus. A Fort Myers High... Read more
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