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SF buses won't carry cannabis ads

San Francisco's public transit board has voted to ban marijuana advertising on its buses, trains and shelters, reversing its current policy. The San Francisco Examiner reports the board of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency voted Nob. 21 to prohibit pot advertising in advance of Jan.


Financial first-aid kit often overlooked in disaster-planning

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Ferry service could soon be out to bid

State officials expect early next year to seek bids from companies interested in ferrying visitors from the Marin County community Tiburon to Angel Island in the San Francisco Bay. About 55,000 to 70,000 people a year now get to and from the island via Tiburon Ferry Inc. Its ferry boards in dowtown


Laptops provided to Santa Rosa teachers, students who lost theirs in fires

C.J. Alexander and her family barely had time to flee, let alone worry about their daughter's laptop as the Nuns fire hopped Highway 12 and raced toward their rural Kenwood home. "I woke up to the smoke, thank God," Alexander, 47, said. "Our neighbors were already gone." The wind-fueled blaze that e

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-23 23:53:00

Free SMART passes offered to downtown Santa Rosa shoppers

The Santa Rosa Metro Chamber is partnering with Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit and downtown merchants to boost business during the holidays. This weekend and that of Dec. 2-3, shoppers will get a free one-way ticket on SMART for every $25 they spend. In all, 5,000 passes will be handed out to shopp

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-23 23:03:00

Santa Rosa holiday shopping season kicks off on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends, traditions and shopping, as Santa Rosa resident Frances Palomares well knows. She waits outside Best Buy on Santa Rosa Avenue the Wednesday morning before Thanksgiving with her 12-year-old grandson Daniel Rodriguez and four other family members to be first

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-24 05:31:00

Cardinal Newman High School rallies for its students, families affected by Santa Rosa fire

On a recent Wednesday in the St. Elizabeth Seton gym in Rohnert Park, the majority of Cardinal Newman High School's junior class sat in groups of five and six around tables. Theology instructors Ryan Corriveau and Alice Meyer had combined six periods of classes into one, and all of those students we

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-23 00:31:00

Santa Rosa woman dies from injuries in Hwy 101 crash

A Santa Rosa woman died Tuesday from injuries sustained in a Highway 101 car crash last week, authorities said. Juanita Santana, 36, died from injuries suffered in the Nov. 15 crash involving three vehicles, CHP Officer Jon Sloat said. Santana was driving her 1999 Mercedes-Benz southbound from the

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-23 00:41:00

Glasgow PD now equipped with Narcan

GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) -- The Glasgow Police Department is joining the battle to combat opioid overdoses. According to officials, the department just received and is now equipped ... with Narcan. Narcan or Naloxone is used for the complete or partial reversal of opioid overdoses, including respiratory

WBKO - 2017-11-24 01:48:00

Mark Chesnutt to play Glasgow show

Mark Chesnutt will be playing a show Thursday at the Plaza Theater in Glasgow. The show starts at 7:30 p.m., with doors opening at 6:30 p.m., according to the Plaza's webpage. Tickets for the main section of the theater cost $35 and balcony seats cost $30. Chesnutt rose to country stardom in the

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 13:15:00

5 Glasgow residents land in jail on meth charges

GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) -- The Barren County Sheriff's Department and Barren River Drug Task Force combine to put five Glasgow people in jail on drug charges. Lonus Winchester, Stoney Winchester, and Christopher O'Brien all face numerous drug charges, after authorities found an active meth lab in a home

WBKO - 2017-11-23 05:03:00

Glasgow, Barren County alcohol revenues leveling

GLASGOW - Glasgow and Barren County officials are beginning to get a clearer picture of their new revenues generated by the additional sale of alcohol in their respective jurisdictions now that they have receipts for three quarters of the year. Although the local-option election that allowed legal a


Operation November to Remember nets 25 drug arrests

A concentrated effort to rid the county of some illegal drugs on Tuesday landed 25 people in jail. Four crews of Laurel County Sheriff's officials began the roundup, "Operation: November to Remember," on Tuesday morning, combing the county in search of 30 individuals who were known to possess and/or

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2017-11-24 15:09:00

GMS students write six-word memoirs, short stories and poetry

After learning about Ernest Hemingway's six-word memoirs, Glasgow Middle School sixth-graders have been writing their own, according to a press release from Glasgow Independent Schools. "Sixth-graders at Glasgow Middle School have found a passion for creative writing," the press release states. "Sho

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-24 20:34:00

Black Friday shoppers pick up early bird bargains

GLASGOW - Shoppers were out early Friday taking advantage of the after-Thanksgiving Day sales. +4 As Ralph Gentry of Glasgow loads one stepladder into his vehicle, his son-in-law, Richard Carder, also of Glasgow, prepares to help him load a second one. The two shopped at Lowe's on Friday. Among t

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-24 20:26:00

PHOTOS: Mobile science center visits Highland Elementary

Highland Elementary School third-graders Aidan Bledsoe, left, and Jace Harper, right, conduct a science experiment in the Kentucky Department of Agriculture's Mobile Science Activity Center (MSAC), which was recently parked outside of HES for three days. "Three MSACs travel to schools throughout the

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-24 17:20:00

Garland Black Friday Shopper Has Been In Front Of Best Buy For Days

GARLAND (CBSDFW.COM) - Black Friday is fast approaching, but one DFW man has already been camped out in line to get a holiday deal. Efren Garcia has been the first person in line outside of the Best Buy store in Garland since Saturday. He is hoping to save $300 on a 50-inch television. Garcia starte


Body of missing Dallas man found in Hugo

A Silver Alert has been canceled for a Dallas man, last seen, alive, in Paris last Tuesday afternoon. After calling off the Silver Alert Monday, due to time requirements by the state, a Hugo, Oklahoma street department worker found David Lee Reed's car and a body matching his description in wooded a

PARIS NEWS - 2017-11-23 17:00:00

Disabled Motorist Struck, Killed by Intoxicated Driver, Police Say

A disabled motorist was struck and killed by an intoxicated driver overnight Wednesday in Dallas, police say. Officials say a man driving a gray Pontiac along the 4600 block of Great Trinity Forest Way/Loop12 encountered trouble and ended up on the side of the road. The man turned on the hazard ligh

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-11-23 18:34:31

Body of Texas state trooper who was shot and killed brought back to Dallas, suspect arrested

The body of a state trooper who was shot and killed Thursday during a traffic stop arrived hours later at the Dallas County medical examiner's office where many law enforcement officials paid their respects. Dabrett Black, 32, of Lindale is suspected of killing trooper Damon Allen, 41, during a tra

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-23 23:57:00