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Daily Record
SNP policy could have helped Overtown housing plans believes community councilA new policy which the SNP are looking to introduce could have helped prevent a
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
A new policy which the SNP are looking to introduce could have helped prevent an unwanted Overtown housing development. That’s the view of Overtown and Waterloo Community Council vice-chairman Jim Brownlie who believes the new proposal would have... Read more
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Daily Record
Man found guilty of kicking and slapping ex-partner in Wishaw housepushing her on the body while she was holding her child, then aged five years o
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
pushing her on the body while she was holding her child, then aged five years old in her arms. Main, of Orchard Street, Overtown, then repeatedly kicked his former girlfriend on the body and repeatedly slapped her on the face. The 28-year-old... Read more
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BBC News
'We survived Irma but we don't have money for food'was already hard before Irma destroyed her house. She is one of 9,000 residents
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
was already hard before Irma destroyed her house. She is one of 9,000 residents of the historically black neighbourhood of Overtown, one of the lowest-income areas of Miami. The average annual family income in this area is $15,280 (£11,300), while... Read more
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Miami New Times
Marlins Stadium Morass: We Race From Downtown by Bike, Kayak, and Rickshawgave up and paid $5 for a one-day pass. After a five-minute ride on the Metror
Miami New Times / Posted 8 days ago
gave up and paid $5 for a one-day pass. After a five-minute ride on the Metrorail, I made it to Culmer, at the edge of Overtown. Amazingly, four shuttles to Marlins Park were waiting near a team of smiling, helpful transit workers. Toting... Read more
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Miami New Times
Here's Who Irma Really Screwed Over in Miami This Weekcrews clearing debris and downed trees and FPL contractors restoring power. Mea
Miami New Times / Posted 9 days ago
crews clearing debris and downed trees and FPL contractors restoring power. Meanwhile, residents in the poorest sections of Overtown and Liberty City are sweltering in cramped apartments with no electricity for days and running out of essentials.... Read more
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Miami New Times
Here's Who Irma Really Screwed Over in Miami This Weekcrews clearing debris and downed trees and FPL contractors restoring power. Mea
Miami New Times / Posted 9 days ago
crews clearing debris and downed trees and FPL contractors restoring power. Meanwhile, residents in the poorest sections of Overtown and Liberty City are sweltering in cramped apartments with no electricity for days and running out of essentials.... Read more
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Daily Record
Family of tragic Eilidh McHugh raise huge cash haul on date of her 23rd birthdayMcHugh celebrated her 23rd birthday by raising more than £7500 in her memory fo
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
McHugh celebrated her 23rd birthday by raising more than £7500 in her memory for charity. The student, who worked at Overtown Pharmacy, passed away in March after a very short battle with an aggressive form of cancer. Eilidh’s friends and... Read more
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NBC Miami
Volunteers Help Miami's Poor Communities Affected By Irmaa new challenge as power outages brought South Florida to a halt. Low-income r
NBC Miami / Posted 10 days ago
a new challenge as power outages brought South Florida to a halt. Low-income residents in Little Haiti, Liberty City and Overtown were without electricity for days. And, for those who depend on government assistance, having no power makes it... Read more
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Miami New Times
Hurricane Irma Recovery Fails Miami's African-American Communitiescrews clearing debris and downed trees and FPL contractors restoring power. Mea
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
crews clearing debris and downed trees and FPL contractors restoring power. Meanwhile, residents in the poorest sections of Overtown and Liberty City are sweltering in cramped apartments with no electricity for days and running out of basic... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
10-old volunteer set to help mow White House lawndrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Target says it's lowering prices on thousands of itemsdrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 14 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Target says it's lowering prices on thousands of itemsdrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
WSMV Nashville / Posted 14 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Target says it's lowering prices on thousands of itemsdrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 14 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Target says it's lowering prices on thousands of itemsdrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
FOX Carolina / Posted 14 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Target says it's lowering prices on thousands of itemsdrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 14 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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SaukValley.com
In hurricanes, addicts to wage 2 battles – against nature, and themselvesIn the whir of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Mi
SaukValley.com / Posted 15 days ago
In the whir of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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KXXV Waco
2 manatees stranded as Irma sucks water from Sarasota Baydrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
KXXV Waco / Posted 15 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Road over landslide on famous US highway to cost $40 milliondrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 16 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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The News-Herald
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
The News-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami’s Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug’s grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
California officers' gunshot wounds result of friendly firedrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 17 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into publicIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Woman who chose baby instead of chemotherapy has dieddrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 17 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Donations let Iowa police officer keep his police dogdrive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma prepa
WAOW Wausau / Posted 17 days ago
drive addiction issues into public square In the whirr of Hurricane Irma preparations, drug users in Miami's Overtown neighborhood stocked up on sterile water they'll use to mix their heroin and clean syringes they'll use to inject... Read more
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ABC News
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
Darien News-Review / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
KWWL Iowa / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
KHQ Spokane / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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ABC Montana
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
ABC Montana / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
The New Canaan News / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public squareIn the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in M
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
In the whirr of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
David Beckham, Todd Boehly group puts down payment on stadium land in MiamiThe group headlined by David Beckham and led by Todd Boehly placed a down payme
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
The group headlined by David Beckham and led by Todd Boehly placed a down payment on a plot of county-owned land in Overtown in their attempt to bring Major League Soccer to Miami, a group spokesperson confirmed to the Sun Sentinel. It paid... Read more
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Miami New Times
Overtown Residents Say Miami's Historic African-American Neighborhood Ready for IrmaBut in Overtown, Miami's historically black neighborhood just northwest of down
Miami New Times / Posted 20 days ago
But in Overtown, Miami's historically black neighborhood just northwest of downtown, the neighborhood's residents and businesses say they're ready to ride out the monster cane if necessary. According to Ingraham, before noon Monday, Jackson Soul... Read more
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Miami New Times
Overtown Residents Say Miami's Historic African-American Neighborhood Ready for Irma"You'll be safe here," he says. For 27 years, Jackson's doors have been open,
Miami New Times / Posted 20 days ago
"You'll be safe here," he says. For 27 years, Jackson's doors have been open, dutifully serving Overtown locals and out-of-state visitors, even during the catastrophic hurricanes Andrew and Wilma. Now, with Irma roaring toward South Florida, the... Read more
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