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  1. Couples come to Lakeshore foot bridge to declare their love, with a padlockRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- It's not exactly the Seine in Paris, but Baton Rougeans are locking up their love on BREC's Marvin A. Britt Memorial Bridge on Stanford Avenue. No one will confuse BREC's Marvin A. Britt Memorial Bridge for the Pont des Arts, largely because the latter is in Paris, and the headwaters of Bayou Duplantier are not quite as iconic as the Seine.

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    Monday Feb 9 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BRYAN TUCK -- Public Officials and involved parties gather around a decorated traffic box at the corner of Camellia Boulevard and Silverstone Road Monday in Lafayette. The box, designed by artist J.J. Wilson, will be the first of many around Lafayette as part of a beautification effort.

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  3. The Archivist: A house, buried treasure and, oh yes, a ghost in TahlequahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | NewsOK.com

    ... Woods on land located about two miles southeast of Tahlequah. William P. Ross, the first editor of the Cherokee Advocate newspaper and a respected leader of the Cherokee Nation, purchased the farm, known as the Old Wood's Place. "It was a ...

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  4. Noranda plant in St. James Parish seeks permit to emit mercuryRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Shipping vessel 'Bulk Pangaea' sits docked in the Mississippi River at the Alumina refinery in Gramercy, photographed Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. The Department of Environmental Quality is investigating unexpected emissions of toxic mercury from the plant, while the company is testing how much of the toxin is being emitted.

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  5. Aurora Service Department employee upbeat despite injuries stemming from Jan. 6 accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Aurora Advocate

    ... o. I need Him to be in control. I need God to tell me what he needs to do with me." For the complete story, see the Advocate's Feb. 11 edition.

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  6. PlanLafayette Week kicks off Wednesday; Around Acadiana for Feb. 3, 2105Read the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | The Advocate

    ... for future flag-raising ceremonies that honor contributions of organ donors and their families. Follow The Acadiana Advocate on Twitter, @theadvocateaca . Submit items to bureau chief Richard Burgess at rburgess@theadvocate.com or fax to (337) ...

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  7. Gallows humor aboundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | SILive.com

    ... raised Chuck up to viewing level like something out of a "Spinal Tap," heavy metal concert spoof. Public Advocate Letitia James quipped that setup looked like the Popemobile, which de Blasio said was the quote of the day. De Blasio joked that there ...

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  8. 'A house for grown-ups' and 4,500 books: Baton Rouge authors find open floor plan invitingRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- This large room to the left of the front entrance features a contemporary wood and metal staircase, a built-in bar and a grand piano, which Mike Rubin, a former professional jazz pianist, plays every day. "We moved 4,500 books and gave away a thousand," said Mike Rubin, a well-known local lawyer.

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  9. a The prettiest back door in Baton Rougea : BR authors find their open floor-plan home invitingRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG --The vine-covered entrance is the Rubins' 'back' entrance, even though it was designed as one of two main entrances. "We moved 4,500 books and gave away a thousand," said Mike Rubin, a well-known local lawyer.

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  10. Child images 'on nursery computer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Newsday

    ... between 12 and 15 at addresses in Stirling, Dunblane and Dunfermline and possessing indecent images of children. Advocate depute Kath Harper, prosecuting, read out a joint minute of facts agreed by the prosecution and defence to the jury. This ...

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  11. Too many patients forgo getting a second opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... of their doctor's advice even when, as in this case, the internist is a stranger. One, according to the Patient Advocate Foundation, 30 percent of patients who sought second opinions for elective surgery found the two opinions differed. Two, ...

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  12. Gallery of Geek: J. BoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Advocate

    ... have appeared in numerous comic books, as he's deftly able to balance both the cute and the steamy in his work. The Advocate sat down for a chat with this talented artist about his inspirations, his love for Spider-Man , and how being queer ...

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  13. Callous thieves strike twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... groceries. "I will have to polish up my thumb to hitchhike." -Can you help Jill Kohlis? Contact us at the Northern Advocate on 09 470 2875 or email reporters@northernadvocate.co.nz

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  14. LHC seeks comprehensive report on schools' securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Nation

    ... proceedings which was accepted by the court. In-camera proceedings would be held from the next hearing, January 19. Advocate Zain Sakander, father of a three-and-half-year-old girl, had filed the petition saying that the notification regarding ...

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  15. Preliminary ECJ Decision Gives ECB Broad Discretion, Euro SlipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    The most important development today was the preliminary indication by the European Court of Justice that the ECB's Outright Monetary Transaction initiative was "in principle" consistent with the ECB mandate. Even though the opinion by the Advocate General Villalon is non-binding the signal is important.

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  16. Woman, 3 Children Die in Port Lavaca House FireRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | KRGV

    ... in the one-room shed behind Diamond Amusement Game Room. Calhoun County Sheriff George Aleman told The Victoria Advocate that the father of the person who lives in the shed used a pickax to try to hack through the front door but couldn't save the ...

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  17. Woman, 3 children die in Port Lavaca house fireRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... in the one-room shed behind Diamond Amusement Game Room. Calhoun County Sheriff George Aleman told The Victoria Advocate ( http://bit.ly/1IFoJx7 ) that the father of the person who lives in the shed used a pickax to try to hack through the front ...

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  18. Police in Edmonton area investigate nine deathsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Red Deer Advocate

    By The Canadian Press - Red Deer Advocate Published: December 30, 2014 1:11 PM Updated: December 30, 2014 1:58 PM "Units from all over the city are involved. The RCMP is involved as well," police spokesman Scott Pattison said Tuesday.

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  19. Human Condition: Getting gift of a precious metalsaRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... pot. And the flannel sheets? Well, we had to retire those a long time ago, but they kept me warm many a night. Advocate readers may submit stories of about 500 words to the Human Condition at features@theadvocate.com or The Advocate, EatPlayLive, ...

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    Dec 25, 2014 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Architect Lionel Bailey stands outside the environmentally friendly home he designed for Joe Simmons and his wife, Tricia Day. The couple's contemporary-style home was built with environmental preservation in mind."

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