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How to Pick the Perfect Engagement Ring

(StatePoint) An engagement ring is at once a symbol of love and commitment and also a reflection of a woman's personal style. For the engaged-to-be who hasn't quite determined the perfect sparkler for herself, articulating an engagement ring style can seem challenging. That's where a trusted jeweler

THEALMATIMES.COM - 2017-09-19 05:00:00

Metastatic breast cancer patients tell their stories through art and photography

(BPT) - This post is brought to you by Eisai Inc. When most people think of breast cancer, they think of the pink movement, and often times, "beating" the cancer. A diagnosis of metastatic breast cancer (MBC), a late stage of the disease in which the cancer has spread beyond the breast, is different

THEALMATIMES.COM - 2017-09-19 19:11:00

Emergency preparedness 101: Know how to protect your family against carbon monoxide poisoning

(BPT) - Few areas of the country are immune to natural disasters or severe weather. Whether you live in a hurricane zone or face icy winters, it is important to prepare your home and family to weather the storm and know the potential health and safety risks that may arise in emergency situations. Be

THEALMATIMES.COM - 2017-09-18 19:01:00

Be safe while getting social to avoid social media scams

(BPT) - For many people, social media has become a part of our daily lives. We follow friends on Facebook, share our opinions on Twitter and highlight our latest creative projects on Instagram or Pinterest. According to Statista, 78 percent of all Americans have a social media profile, and that adop

THEALMATIMES.COM - 2017-09-18 15:39:01

How Libraries Are Changing in Communities Nationwide

(StatePoint) As we become increasingly reliant on digital content available on-demand, what happens to our repositories for printed material? The answer may be simpler than you think: Libraries aren't just about books any more. Most have shifted focus from their collections to the communities they s

THEALMATIMES.COM - 2017-09-18 05:00:00

Seven Injured In Car, Van Collision

Seven people, two drivers and five passengers, were injured Monday afternoon when a van collided with a car at the intersection of the Brunswick Highway and Aycock Road and the van overturned, said the Georgia State Patrol and Ware County Sheriff Randy Royal. Both drivers, Candace Nicole Hiott, 32,

WAYCROSS JOURNAL-HERALD - 2017-09-19 14:19:07

Memorial Satilla Health's new team of administrators responds to you

Shortly before Hurricane Irma struck our area, I had the opportunity to sit down with the new management team at Satilla Memorial Hospital as sort of a "get-to-know-you" session. Included were the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Bobby McCullough; the new Chief Operating Officer (COO), Mark Robert

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2017-09-19 04:00:00

Lawmen Hurt In Apprehension Of Local Suspect

Two Ware County deputies were slightly injured Friday afternoon as they struggled to subdue a man wanted on outstanding warrants, said Ware County Sheriff Randy Royal. Deputy James Cox and Sgt. Robert Weiss both sustained minor injuries but are OK, Royal said. Cox was knocked down by the suspect's

WAYCROSS JOURNAL-HERALD - 2017-09-18 13:33:23

Tommy Irvin towered over Georgia's political landscape

Tommy Irvin always stood out in a crowd. It was easy to see why. The lanky farmer from Mt. Airy was a tall drink of water at 6-feet-5-inches, and he augmented that height by wearing cowboy boots with his business suits. Irvin towered over nearly everyone he met. He towered over Georgia politics as w

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2017-09-19 04:00:00

Is BPA a thing of Halloween nightmares?

(BPT) - Now that fall is underway and you're already growing tired of all the pumpkin-flavored treats, Halloween must not be too far away. That means it's time to head to the store to pick up the trendiest Halloween decor to guarantee a shocked response from trick-or-treaters. But before you do, hav

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2017-09-19 22:59:00

Police: Naugatuck man swiped keys, stole cash from car

WESTPORT - A Naugatuck man used car keys stolen from a locker room at the Westport-Weston YMCA to steal money from a parked car, police said. A YMCA patron contacted Westport police on June 6 to report that he had left his car keys on a locker room bench and when he returned, the keys were missing.

FAIRFIELDCITIZENONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 16:26:27

2 Residential Burglaries Reported In Naugatuck

Written by Naugatuck Police Department Lt. Bryan Cammarata, Good Monday Everyone ... WEATHER: Cloudy today ... Slight chance of a rain showers with a high of 76 degrees. BRIDGE REPORTS: Prospect St - Open Maple St - Open (One Way) NPD CALL ACTIVITY REPORT: The Naugatuck PD investigated the foll

PATCH - 2017-09-18 14:41:40

Prosecutor drops Southington sexual assault charge against Waterbury man

Neftali Bultes, 41, appeared Tuesday in Bristol Superior Court, where a prosecutor said he decided not to pursue the charges. Bultes was arrested Aug. 26, 2016, on charges of first-degree sexual assault, third-degree assault and second-degree reckless endangerment. Police said the arrest stemmed fr

BRISTOL PRESS - 2017-09-19 22:24:00

New high-end nightclub opens in New Haven

New Haven's night scene has a new addition after the Aug. 25 opening of Vanity Bar, a high-end nightclub, restaurant and event space. Local entrepreneur John Mocadlo recently opened the space with his partner, Greg Maloney, on 144 Temple St., one block off the New Haven Green. The building formerly

YALE DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Finance Board Discusses Funds for Emerald Ash Borer in Trees

MIDDLEBURY - The Board of Finance, meeting Wednesday, September 14, discussed the threat of emerald ash borer to local ash trees. Chair William Stowell had discussed the problem with Public Works Director Dan Norton prior to the meeting. Mr. Norton's department is doing its best to deal with the sit

PRIMEPUBLISHERS.COM - 2017-09-20 10:00:00

Performance listings for the Sept. 22 edition

SEPT. 22-23 '39 STEPS.' 7:30 p.m. performances at DePaolo Middle School, 385 Pleasant St. Southington Community Theatre presents the comedy, "The 39 Steps." Tickets are $20 ($15 children under 18 and seniors 65 and older) available at Just For You Gift Shoppe, 979 Meriden Waterbury Tpk.; The Music S

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2017-09-20 11:00:11

Leadership Event Kicks Off 2017-18 UWGW Campaign

WATERBURY - The United Way of Greater Waterbury recently kicked off its 2017-18 annual campaign with the Campaign Leadership Breakfast at La Bella Vista, 380 Farmwood Rd. This year's campaign chair is Charles J. Boulier, III, CEO of Ion Bank, who told Voices how his family relied on help from United

PRIMEPUBLISHERS.COM - 2017-09-20 10:00:00

States ask insurers to prioritize non-opioid pain treatment

(AP) - Attorneys general representing the majority of states asked health insurers Monday to encourage pain treatment through means other than prescriptions for opioid painkillers, which are responsible for tens of thousands of deaths a year in the U.S. The top government lawyers in 39 states signed

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-19 20:43:36

Acts 4 Ministry Thanks Community For Donations To Annual Back To School Swap and Shop Event

"Acts 4 Ministry, Inc. is so grateful to all the corporations, organizations and individuals who made our 13th annual Back-to-School 'Swap and Shop' event such an enormous success," stated Acts 4 Ministry Executive Director Sarah Elizabeth Carabetta. "Thanks to all the generous donations, our team p

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-19 19:43:00

Increased Area Bear Activity Reported in September

It appears that black bear activity has increased in September in Tolland county and two towns in Hartford continue to lead the pack in reported Connecticut sightings. For example, the Tolland Animal Control Department on Tuesday said it has received an increase in calls reporting "concerns of Blac

PATCH - 2017-09-19 20:17:23