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The Cyber Cafe dishes out good food at good prices while doing good

With every napkin dispenser and cracker basket he fills, every beverage cup he stacks, every table he wipes and every floor he mops, Chris Boyette pursues a dream. "I want to own my own restaurant and catering business with my sister," says Boyette, one of the workers at the Cyber Cafe, a not-for-

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2017-11-22 23:04:00

Made by Mom Gift Guide: Clayton artist finds beauty with watercolors; 'you never get the same result twice'

Editor's note: We launched our annual Made by Mom Gift Guide last week. Amy Beshgetoorian is among the dozen local moms featured. On Friday, Activate Good, the nonprofit that connects volunteers with the charities that need them, is launching a new shopping event called Shop for Good. The week-long

WRAL - 2017-11-23 01:22:00

James E. Boan, 77

James Edward Boan, 77, of Benson died Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at Johnston Health in Smithfield. Mr. Boan was born Sept. 21, 1940, in South Carolina to the late Oscar Edward and Ruth Parks Boan. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Larry Boan and Jimmy Boan; and brother-in-law, Rayford McDo


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WRAL - 2017-11-22 18:28:00

NYC hosts annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade

Local NewsWake Arrests OpinionDRAUGHON DRAWS: Editorial Cartoons from CBC Opinion Out and AboutNightlife Photos FootballFootball: Garner practices ahead of third round (Nov. 22, 2017) Local NewsDurham authorities issue 145 speeding citations in 'Wild Turkey' operation Local NewsMan tries to rob Rale

WRAL - 2017-11-23 18:52:20

Man killed Tuesday night identified by police

Goldsboro police have identified Tuesday night's shooting death victim as 42-year-old Sammy Lemarcus Evans, who was shot and killed at about 8:42 p.m. inside 109 N. Herman St. Maj. Anthony Carmon, head of the Goldsboro Police Department's Investigative Services Bureau, said the city's automatic guns

GOLDSBORO NEWS-ARGUS - 2017-11-22 21:04:00

Raleigh couple faked Rolex insurance claim, state official says

Malissia Hines (left) and Mitchell Hines (Raleigh/Wake CCBI) RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A Raleigh couple have been charged with insurance fraud after claiming that a thief took a Rolex watch and diamond jewelry from their home, state Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey announced Wednesday. Mitchell Hin

WNCN.COM - 2017-11-22 21:00:07

Lloyd S. 'Big Boy' Davis Sr., 66

Lloyd S. "Big Boy" Davis Sr., 66, of 9897 U.S. 701 South, Newton Grove, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at his home. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cedar Point Disciples Church, 1258 Cedar Point Road, Newton Grove, by Pastor Gary Jones. Burial, with military honors, will be at Hi


'Giants of Jazz' at 20: Some of the world's best jazz artists return to SOPAC

As a upcoming musician in the early 1970s, John Lee would soak up jazz bassist Buster Williams' performances, then linger at the stage door in hopes of getting advice from the older musician. "He was so gracious with his knowledge. He would encourage us to practice and to listen and to go for it. To

NJ.COM - 2017-11-23 18:33:34

Guess Hoo-Hoo-Hooo is Back in Clark

The owl found in Clark in August has made a full recovery and was released into town last month.Credits: John Pingor John Pingor (r) with Jonathan Renelle (c) after releasing owl from net and turning it over to animal rescue worker for care.Credits: John Pingor CLARK, NJ - It is Thanksgiving week an

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-11-22 23:33:00

David Cassidy on NJ, dementia and Trump (2011 interview)

Fans of '70s Top 40 and "The Partridge Family" were saddened to learn of the death of David Cassidy at age 67 in Ft. Lauderdale. Following is a 2011 interview I did with Cassidy on the occasion of three New Jersey shows he played that year. During the interview, Cassidy played down his 2010 DUI ar

NJ.COM - 2017-11-23 00:39:26

Investigators assessing cosmetic factory fire's cause, aftermath

NEW WINDSOR - County and state officials have not released any new information about the cause or the aftermath of Monday's two explosions and a fire at the Verla International cosmetics factory. The first explosion happened around 10:15 a.m. at the Temple Hill Road building, followed by a second ex

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-22 23:50:53

All smiles on Thanksgiving Day, as volunteers line Penn Station to give back

NEWARK -- Yossy Auta picked up a long-sleeved white shirt patterned with light brown shapes and smiled. "It's a day to remember," she said. Auta folded the shirt, placed it inside her bag and resumed perusing the donated clothing slung over the black fence at Mother Cabrini Park to pick out some T-

NJ.COM - 2017-11-23 20:12:49

Glen Ridge two-car crash sends one to hospital with minor injuries

Chris Christie gets a road named after him, safe driving tips for Thanksgiving and a teen organ donor is honored at the Rose Bowl Parade - all in "7 things to know this week in New Jersey." John C. Ensslin A two-car crash on Bloomfield Avenue resulted in minor injuries on Tuesday morning when a dri

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-23 02:10:43

NJ Politics Digest: NJ Republicans Pick Leader for Post-Christie Era

After being pummeled in the governor's race and losing more seats in the Legislature, New Jersey Republicans turned to someone new to lead them in the post-Chris Christie era. Doug Steinhardt was elected the state Republican Committee chairman on Tuesday, putting him in charge of getting the GOP out

OBSERVER - 2017-11-23 11:00:22

Thanksgiving Day Fire Severely Damages New Jersey Church

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) - A fast-moving fire has severely damaged a church in Newark. Authorities say no one was inside the First Way of the Cross Church when the fire broke out around 7 a.m. Thursday. No injuries were reported. The fire damaged several areas of the one-story Apostolic church a

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-23 14:56:39

Bullhead City Public Works announces projects for next week

BULLHEAD CITY - The City of Bullhead City Public Works Department will have the following projects going on in addition to regular work during the week of Nov. 27: City crews will be performing citywide sewer video inspection. City crews will be performing citywide sewer cleaning in various neighbor

MOHAVE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 07:20:00

VRC serves holiday dinner to local veterans

BULLHEAD CITY - Local veterans and their families were invited Wednesday to enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner at the Veterans Resource Centers of America office in Bullhead City. And some veterans patiently waited outside the organization's Hancock Road office as employees and volunteers set up for the m

MOHAVE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 07:38:00

BHCPD sends out 'Megan's Law' notifications

BULLHEAD CITY - The following subjects are level 2 sex offenders. The Bullhead City Police Department already has sent flyers to residents who live close to where these sex offenders reside. "Megan's Law" requires law enforcement agencies to notify the community when level 2 and level 3 sex offender

MOHAVE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 07:37:00

Committee forming to oversee BCFD's use of bond money

BULLHEAD CITY - The voters have done what they were asked to do. Now it's time for others to do their parts. Bullhead City Fire District governing board members on Tuesday ratified the results of a bond election authorizing $16.7 million in new spending for station and other improvements and new app

MOHAVE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 07:33:00