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31 min ago | Times Herald-Record

Greenwood Lake Reunion brings hundreds together

The Greenwood Lake Reunion 2014, a community reunion of residents of Greenwood Lake, past and present, was held from Aug. 1-3 in Greenwood Lake.

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4 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

Editorial: Unemployment tempers Labor Day celebration

Labor Day provides a much-needed three-day weekend at the end of the summer for millions of workers.

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8 hrs ago | Patch.com

Suspected Drug Smugglers Arrested In Pescadero Now Facing Federal Charges

Nine people accused of hauling more than 5,000 pounds of marijuana off of a boat from Mexico that landed at a San Mateo County beach earlier this month are now facing federal drug smuggling charges, according to court records.

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8 hrs ago | Xenia Daily Gazette

Greene County Marriages

Robert Gillmore Gillon Jr. of Xenia and Rebbecca Lynn Price of Xenia applied for a marriage license Aug. 1. Date of marriage Aug. 1. Keith Robert Fuller of Bellbrook and Lydia Lynn Collins of Bellbrook applied for a marriage license Aug. 1. Date of marriage Aug. 8. Zachary Adam Kiehl of Beavercreek and Alexandria Victoria Shimp of Versailles ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | Business Journal

How Weller Pools grew its revenue by $3.6M in just one year

Orlando-based Weller Pools LLC boosted its local specialty contracting revenue from $6 million in 2012 to $9.6 million in 2013, thanks to big-name projects in the Central Florida area.

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18 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Factors tied to neck, back pain improvement identified

Observational registry-based research can inform patients and physicians about prognosis for subacute or chronic neck or low back pain, according to a study published in the Aug. 1 issue of The Spine Journal .

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22 hrs ago | The Review

Ohio to mail voters absentee ballot application

Ohio's elections chief says applications for absentee ballots will be mailed Friday to all registered voters in the state.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

HR Magazine

States Raise Minimum Wage in 2014

Despite gridlock in Congress on a bill that would raise the federal minimum wage, many lower-paid workers have seen their earnings increase due to recent changes in state requirements.

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The China Post

Officials demand subsidies to boost Kaohsiung tourism

Democratic Progressive Party legislators in Kaohsiung yesterday held a coordination committee, appealing for the central government to offer subsidies to revive the local tourism industry, which suffered a heavy loss of more than NT$500 million after the multiple gas explosions on Aug. 1. The Ministry of Transportation and Communications, the ... (more)

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The Hartford Courant

Convicted Rapist Who Skipped Sentencing Despite GPS Monitoring Is Arrested

Dardian Celaj, the Albanian national and convicted felon who skipped out on sentencing earlier this month in a Derby rape case, was arrested Thursday in Connecticut, authorities said.

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Plastics News

PP prices rise 5 cents

After a one-month break, volatility has returned to the North American polypropylene resin market, with prices increasing by an average of 5 cents per pound since Aug. 1. A surge in price for propylene monomer feedstock played a role in the increase.

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Berryessa Sun

Willow Glen resident wonders if water company responds to leaks as quickly as possible

In the midst of a severe drought, every drop counts, but one Willow Glen resident says a leak on the San Jose Water Company's side of her meter has been flowing since July 31. "There was leak on my side of the meter which I fixed on Aug. 1," said Nancy Floerke.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Life, Holidays, Santa Clara County, CA

NJ.com

Lower Saucon Township man faces indecent assault charge involving 8-year-old girl, police say

A 44-year-old Lower Saucon Township man surrendered Wednesday to face charges he molested an 8-year-old girl on Aug. 1 in the township, police report this morning in a news release.

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Law Professor Blogs Network

Will of Woman Murdered During Vacation in Bali Filed in Cook County

Two weeks ago, the body of Sheila von Wiese-Mack from Chicago was found in Bali, and her daughter and daughter's boyfriend may be charged with her murder.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WLKY-TV Louisville

Man found in burned-out car near Springfield Reservoir identified

On Wednesday, Kentucky State Police identified the young man discovered dead in a burned out car earlier this month as Ray Pendygraft, 20. Pendygraft, of Loretto, Kentucky, was discovered in his father's 2009 Dodge in the parking lot of the Springfield Reservoir on Booker Road in Washington County back on Aug. 1. "When I didn't hear a car door ... (more)

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Post-gazette.com

Furloughed city schools employees return

By the time the board of Pittsburgh Public Schools voted on nine furloughs tonight, all but one part-time teacher already had been called back.

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Palo Alto Weekly

Keeping water off the street

In the midst of California's driest year on record -- and $500 fines for sprinkler runoff as of Aug. 1 -- residents with out-of-date or problematic irrigation systems are due for an upgrade.

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WRDW-TV Augusta

Possible peeping Tom in Columbia County

A woman reported a man looking into restroom stalls in Walmart this month, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

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Patch.com

NK Movies on the Beach a Resounding Success

About 1,300 people came out to the two North Kingstown Movies on the Beach events hosted by the North Kingstown Chamber Charitable Foundation in August.

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Newberry Observer

Parrish takes over as executive director of Institutional Effectiveness

Donald W. Johnson-Taylor, right, retired as Newberry College's executive director of Institutional Effectiveness on Aug. 1. Sid Parrish Jr., left, assumed the role of executive director on Aug. 2. Donald W. Johnson-Taylor, right, retired as Newberry College's executive director of Institutional Effectiveness on Aug. 1. Sid Parrish Jr., left, ... (more)

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