Bangor Daily News
Bangor man police say caused July 4 standoff pleads guilty to federal gun charge
The local man accused of causing an Independence Day standoff downtown that led to the rerouting of the annual Fourth of July parade pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court to a gun charge.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
The Orlando Sentinel
Man who killed motorist while fleeing police guilty of murder
A man accused of killing a motorist while fleeing Orlando police on the Fourth of July was found guilty Wednesday, in State Attorney Jeff Ashton's first trial as a prosecutor since Casey Anthony.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Great Falls Tribune
Belt couple has decorated yard for past 45 years
For 45 years, Mike and Marge Zuhoski in Belt have lit up their front yard with Christmas lights, plastic statues and more Christmas decorations on the 100 block of 3rd Avenue South.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
New Year's Day Most Popular Holiday for Car Thieves
New Year's Day is the holiday when your vehicle is most likely to be stolen, and New Year's Eve isn't far behind New data shows that New Year's Day and Eve are popular for car thieves.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Elgin council backs out of 4th Fest, yet to decide...
The city of Elgin will not be partnering again this summer with Hoffman Estates on the fireworks for the Northwest Fourth Fest at that village's Sears Centre.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Spring Hope Enterprise
Bailey Christmas Parade ready to go on Saturday
Bailey's 41st annual Christmas Parade, sponsored by the town and Bailey Chamber of Commerce, will be held this Saturday at 2 p.m. The 45-minute to an hour parade, with the theme this year of 'Old Fashioned Country Christmas,' will head east to west on the town's Main Street while as many as a thousand people watch.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The News Journal
Whatever happened to a simple 'Merry Christmas'
For quite a few years Dec. 25 was, excuse me, a holiday labeled "Christmas." Even my google calendar calls it that.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Online Obamacare Enrollment for Small Business Delayed. Again.
Not that it's a huge frigging surprise, but small business online enrollment in Affordable Care Act-compliant health insurance, which was already delayed from October 1 until December 1 , will be pushed back a full year, until November of 2014.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Oklahoma boy that died in tornado appears is family photo as a ghost
Nine-year-old Nicolas McCabe was tragically killed last May when a tornado flattened his school.
After resident complains of holiday 'weekend of horror,' Moody places restrictions on fireworks
Thunder on the Mountain Fireworks show from Vulcan Park on Red Mountain in Birmingham Thursday July 4, 2013.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Why is Thanksgiving more sacred than three other holidays?
Why is every store/business/you name it open on Memorial Day, July 4, and Labor Day, and that's acceptable ? But not acceptable on Thanksgiving? Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday which occurs every year on the final Monday of May. Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed ... (more)
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Gearing up for second trip to our Sister City
The American "Sister Cities" program was begun in 1956 by President Dwight Eisenhower.