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1 dead in 3-car crash on I-95 near University Blvd.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A person was killed early Saturday in a three-car crash on Interstate 95 at University Boulevard, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Troy Murphy, 52, of Kingsland, Georgia, was driving behind an unidentified person in a Toyota Camry at about 12:34 a.m. in the right lane. Murphy r

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2017-12-16 16:19:57

Stray cat in Woodbine tests positive for rabies

WOODBINE, Ga. - A stray cat in Woodbine has tested positive for rabies after biting a woman. The incident took place near intersection on Highway 17 and Grover Road. The resident who was bitten has been advised to follow up with a health care professional. Increased raccoon activity has also been r

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2017-12-15 20:31:34

History's odd couple split on visit to St. Simons plantation

Nearly 200 years after the fact, you still have to wonder just what the heck Fanny Kemble and Pierce Mease Butler were thinking - running off and getting married like that, a pair who could not have possibly been more incompatible. Butler was a wealthy Philadelphian, poised in 1934 to inherit a fami

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-12-16 05:00:00

Respect the flag, but this is a free country

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to continue reading. I am reaching out to you to express my happiness with what you guys do for the country. I don't think too many people appreciate the job you do. I am also writing to you about the kneeling by athletes at all

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-12-16 05:00:00

Shore protection bill kaput for 2018

The quandary of what constitutes a dune sent a Shore Protection Act reform bill to a screeching stop in the General Assembly during the 2017 session. As was mentioned at the Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce Grits & Issues event Friday, Hurricane Irma took most of the dunes, anyway. "I'm th

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-12-16 05:00:00

Jury convicts man shot in SWAT standoff

A Glynn County Superior Court jury found John P. Frohn III guilty Friday following a five-day trial, convicting him of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during a felony and possession of a firearm by a felon. The jury could not reach a verdict on three counts each of aggravated assault and

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-12-16 05:00:00

Local wrestling club finds new home

The Glynn Coastal Wrestling Club has struggled to find a home this past year. The club, which works with children from kindergarten to fifth grade, has moved four times. But it found a new location for the youth wrestling program at 1607 Gloucester St. in Brunswick, which opened about a month ago. C

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-12-16 05:00:00

Carter champions uncertain tax bill to chamber

As this story sits on the newspaper page or shines out from an electronic device today, the American public has a general idea of the tax bill specifics agreed to by Republicans in Congress. That was not true Friday morning - not to the general public, and not to most members of the Senate or House

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2017-12-16 05:00:00

22 years for man who killed girlfriend with scissors

A Trenton man who killed his live-in girlfriend with a pair of scissors during a 2013 fight was sentenced Friday to 22 years behind bars. William Nobles, 44, admitted killing Celeste Pernell, 54, in Trenton on June 1, 2013 during a fight in which he stabbed her 20 times. Nobles pleaded guilty to ag

NJ.COM - 2017-12-15 21:26:44

Trial for man charged with shooting at Willingboro VFW delayed

A trial for a Trenton man charged with shooting two security guards outside the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post in Willingboro has been postponed pending a decision by an appeals court. Brandon Washington, 32, of Trenton, had been scheduled for trial a few weeks ago in front of Superior Court Judge Te


Council Rock committee will present redistricting plan Jan. 3

A Council Rock committee has been working on redistricting since Oct. 3. A long-awaited Council Rock School District redistricting plan will be presented by the committee that drafted it during a public forum at Council Rock High School South in Northampton on Jan. 3. School district officials are r


Running: Prudent planning can defrost Ol' Man Winter

Now that the chilly stuff is here, it's time to roll out the annual winter weather running tips list. Some of these you have read before, many most likely bear repeating. Here are 20 recommendations as we get ready to head into the season of most trying conditions: 1. Avoid road surfaces as much as


Distilleries in Burlington, Bucks counties a throwback to a bygone era

Local craft spirits are in high demand at places like the new Train Wreck Distillery in Mount Holly, Mountain Laurel Spirits in Bristol and Hewn Spirits at Peddler's Village. Andy Vineberg @ADVineberg Aaron Diamond is barely old enough to drink legally, but the Shamong native has been fascinated by

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-12-16 22:00:00

Major media players start commission for sexual misconduct

FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017 file photo, Anita Hill speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment and how to create lasting change from the scandal roiling Hollywood at United Talent Agency in Beverly Hills, Calif. Hollywood executives and other major players in entertainment have established a comm

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-12-16 13:50:27

U.D. school board OK's middle school class size

UPPER DARBY>> After establishing the prime class size for its elementary level schools, the Upper Darby Board of School Directors have made an official decision of having no more than 27 students per middle school class. That figure was approved unanimously at the board's Dec. 5 meeting and will pla

DELAWARE COUNTY DAILY TIMES - 2017-12-16 05:00:00

'Retail Apocalypse' Continues In 2018: Week In Review

Check out the top news that made headlines this week across the Patch network in Pennsylvania:Pennsylvania Retailers Closing Stores In 2018 Patch has compiled a list of Pennsylvania retailers that have announced plans to close locations in 2018. Two young children of a Montgomery County Sheriff's De

PATCH - 2017-12-16 15:46:10

Cambridge theater instructor to open art exhibit

An opening reception for an art exhibit by Stan Edelson, who has been an instructor of community-based theater at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education since 1959, will be held from 1:30 to 7 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Old Schwamb Mill, 17 Mill Lane, Arlington. The exhibit, For Crying Out Loud: We are On

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-12-15 21:30:00

Miss Massachusetts to be Celebrity Gift Wrapper at CambridgeSide

Special appearance at CambridgeSide (www.cambridgeside.com) with celebrity gift wrapper, Miss Massachusetts USA Monday, December 18 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on to raise donations for A Bed for Every Child. Parents raising children in poverty struggle to afford the most basic of items - and a bed is oft

PATCH - 2017-12-15 22:32:05

Fatal crash spurs Duck Tours safety overhaul

Boston Duck Tours will overhaul its hiring criteria, require mandatory driving courses and subject its safety procedures to outside review in the wake of a crash that killed a Beacon Hill woman last year, according to the Suffolk District Attorney's office. "The enhanced safety measures set out in t

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-12-16 05:39:19

Duck Boat company agrees to settlement in fatal crash

Updated: 5:25 PM EST Dec 15, 2017 One of the stipulations in a settlement stemming from a fatal 2016 crash involving a duck boat is that the driver will be permanently barred from working as a duck boat operator for the tour company. Additional stipulations of the settlement between Boston Duck To

WCVB - 2017-12-15 22:25:00