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Man sleeps in car, collects donations for those in need

A Triad man is sleeping in his car this week in an effort to bring awareness to families in need this Thanksgiving. Mike Issacson hosted a Thanksgiving dinner at "The Sandlot" in Kernersville on Thursday. He also collected food donations from the community to hand out to those in need. He's also col

WXII 12 - 2017-11-24 16:00:00

The #1 item on your holiday checklist should be the flu vaccine

With confirmed cases reported throughout the state this month and last, according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services - the flu season is officially underway.The Department also reported that North Carolina was among the first states in the nation last season to report case


Write Santa A Letter! But You Need To Hurry

GREENSBORO, N.C. - The North Pole is a magical place and Santa and his elves are already hard at work! Check It Out:Christmas Parades, Holiday Light Displays & More | 2017 Event List But Santa wants to hear from you! All you have to do is write Santa a letter and drop it off or email it depending on

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2017-11-24 17:36:45

Eight Great Things to Do in the Triad: Nov. 24- 26

1.On Nov. 25and 26 in Greensboro, head to All Pets Considered, located at 2614 Battleground Ave., to take a photograph of your fur baby with Santa. The event on Saturday is from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. and on Sunday it is from noon to 4 p.m.Reservations are required so call (336) 540-1400 to reserve a

YES WEEKLY - 2017-11-24 19:59:51

The Joke's On You for 112417

Send your entries to jokesonyou@greensboro.com by noon Wednesday, 112917 Welcome to the News & Record's "Jokes on You" page. Here is this week's cartoon for your caption consideration, and last week's cartoon and entries for you amusement (see below). Feel free to post comments and ask questions. A

GREENSBORO.COM - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

"Hero" in need of help after home burns in house fire

A King man, once hailed a hero for his help in a man's dramatic rescue from a burning, wrecked pick-up truck, is now facing his own tragedy after his house burned down last weekend. Leonard Rogers and his family live in a motel right now, after a fire started in their home's crawl space early Sunday

WXII 12 - 2017-11-24 22:15:00

Boat listing in North Carolina river sparks complaints

Updated: Nov 24, 2017 - 12:46 PMCAMDEN, N.C. (AP) - A large cruising boat listing to its left in a North Carolina river has drawn calls and complaints, but the U.S. Coast Guard says the boat isn't causing a problem. The Daily Advance of Elizabeth City reports the boat is in the Pasquotank River. Pe

WSOC-TV - 2017-11-24 17:46:50

When praises go up, blessings come down

"This reminds me of how things use to be when I was coming up; it was about community. And even churches were community based." Richie Rich of Winston-Salem said those words with passion when I asked him about the beautiful work Praise Assembly Church Ministries was doing this past Saturday at Bethe


The Wax Works in Newport is a fascinating creep show

Maybe it's just me, but there's something extremely unnerving about life-size figures that look human - really human - but aren't. In that regard, there are few places in the Pacific Northwest as unnerving as The Wax Works. The long-standing attraction has been a mainstay on Newport's Historic Bayf

OREGONIAN - 2017-11-23 14:15:00

RESCUED: Stranded sea turtle at Coast Aquarium

Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel days of the year, and Oregon Coast Aquarium staff found out late Thursday night, Nov. 23, that this travel is not limited to humans. A female olive ridley sea turtle, Lepidochelys olivacea, arrived at the Aquarium for care thanks to a joint effort by two Goo

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-11-24 17:15:00

Church brings community together for holiday

NEWPORT - Folks from all over the city who might not have a place to go to for Thanksgiving were able to get some holiday food and spend some time together. The South Beach Church in Newport held its annual Thanksgiving dinner the day before the holiday for anyone who wanted to attend. The church o

NEWPORT NEWS-TIMES - 2017-11-25 02:17:30

STOPPING HIV: Lincoln, Linn, Benton Counties partner with new funding

The theme of this year's World AIDS Day is, "Increasing Impact through Transparency, Accountability, and Partnership." To move this work forward locally, Lincoln County Public Health will be partnering with Linn County Public Health, Benton County Public Health, and the Confederated Tribes of the Si

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-11-24 17:00:00

$10 million in Port of Toledo renovations drawing to a close

TOLEDO - The Port of Toledo has been rebuilding its boatyard over the last three years with several Connect Oregon grants, which will reach an estimated $10 million when the last major project is completed during the next year or two. If you wish to see more...Subscribe now

NEWPORT NEWS-TIMES - 2017-11-25 02:17:33

'Good luck, big girl!'

SEASIDE - The Seaside Aquarium recovered a 50-pound olive ridley sea turtle came ashore Wednesday near Benson Beach. Tiffany Boothe of Seaside Aquarium reported that U.S. Fish and Wildlife transfered her to the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport Wednesday night for rehabilitation. Olive ridleys washin

DAILY ASTORIAN - 2017-11-23 11:48:14

THE GOMBERG REPORT: Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving has always been my favorite annual celebration. It is a time to pause and reflect and appreciate all the things we have to be truly grateful for. In the past few days, I have worked a community dinner where 250 Thanksgiving meals were served at the Newport Senior Cen

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-11-23 19:00:00

Siletz calls spike as deputies respond

SILETZ - One year in, the Siletz Area Enhanced Law Enforcement District has made more than an eight-fold difference in call numbers for a town that was once without a police presence. Before Nov. 1, 2016, the city of Siletz went two years with only a citizen group protecting the greater community f


Way to Go!: Jarod Sullivan of Wantagh, Michael Cuellar of Brentwood

Two high school seniors from Long Island are among 125 students nationwide named to the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band, which will perform Jan. 6 in San Antonio, Texas. Michael Cuellar of Brentwood High School and Jarod Sullivan of Wantagh High School have been awarded all-expenses-paid t


Local Egyptians grieve over terror at mosque on Sinai Peninsula

Egyptians and other Muslims went to Friday prayers at their mosques on Long Island with the weight of grief and concern on their minds after a terror attack on a crowded mosque in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula ended with more than 200 people dead and many others injured. People in the region's small Egyp

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 22:54:25

Long Island Capital Alliance forum on food, beverage industry

The Long Island Capital Alliance is bringing investors and businesses in the food and beverage industry together for a capital forum in Melville next month. LICA, a local nonprofit capital formation and business development organization, will be hosting the Food & Beverage Capital Forum on Dec. 1 fr

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 20:03:00

Long Island Concerts & Events November 24-26

A mix of folk, country and classical music with four-part hamonies seasoned with improvisational violin and cello. Slathered with great percussion and acoustics. Treme - Blues and Jazz Club, 553 Main St. Islip. tremeislip.com $10. 8 p.m. Nov. 24. Gary Hoey - Ho Ho Hoey Imagine if Santa and Slash ha

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2017-11-24 13:49:50