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things in gutters

24 minutes agoAustralia / Melbourne : Fitzroyalty

Taking photos of things in gutters is a thing now. Apparently. The morning after the night of the living dead #halloween #fitzroy #gutter pic.twitter.com/5cZXldVUOE — grahamjh (@grahamjh) November 1, 2014 More evidence of Global warming?...Show More Summary

Two people found dead in Mission Viejo residence

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department late Friday was investigating the deaths of two people, a male and a female, whose bodies were found in a residence in the 2600 block of La Alameda in Mission Viejo. 

Last Weekend For Early Voting

If you want to have Election Day (next Tuesday) free, there's still time to vote early for state and county offices, as well as judges and referenda.Today you can vote between 9am and 5pm at any early voting location in the city. The Uptown location is Truman College (1145 West Wilson). Show More Summary

Prostitution ring busted here in Dunwoody

Video Video Two North Georgia residents are facing human trafficking for sexual servitude charges after Dunwoody police said they operated a prostitution ring posing as two different online escort services. Robert Tyler, 36, of LaGrange and Donna Allen, 39, of Gainesvillle were arrested Monday after a months’ long investigation. Show More Summary

Dunwoody North: a close-knit community, where residents welcome you with brownies.

Dunwoody Reporter highlights the Dunwoody North Community - a great place to live. “People did the old-fashioned kind of thing of bringing brownies when we moved in,” Kathy Adams-Carter said about her neighborhood, Dunwoody North. She...Show More Summary

Tokyo Halloween 2014

The international nature of Halloween in Tokyo: North American traditions. The Japanese attention to detail. Plus last but not least, British teeth.

CLT gets a new airline

And the return of a previously-served destination. The Charleston Gazette reports that Via Airlines will on December 1 begin twice-daily service from Charlotte to Beckley, West Virginia using 30-seat Embraer EMB-120 turboprops. This is some sort of strange economic development deal that also involves the construction of an aircraft maintenance hanger at Beckley. And in […]

Durbin, Oberweis at odds on gun control, other social issues

Sen. Dick Durbin, a liberal Democrat, and state Sen. Jim Oberweis, a conservative Republican, disagree sharply on social issues, including gun control, abortion and same-sex marriage.

Assembly candidates' divergent pasts provide fodder for mudslinging

Their platforms are similar and their party the same, but the candidates' profiles could hardly be more different.

Are there any recommendations for companies that can dig up and re lay drains attached to down-pipes?

3 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

I really need all my downpipe drainage tested, and probably have a few drainpipes that need to be dug up and re-laid. It’s likely to be quite a big job and will definitely end up with a few trenches in the front & back garden so it’d be really good to know which company in Canberra to [...]

Three children killed by car while trick-or-treating in Santa Ana

Three children were killed by a hit-and-run driver Friday evening while they were trick-or-treating in Santa Ana, police said.

Second West Nile virus death suspected in San Diego County

A second person has died in San Diego County from suspected West Nile virus as the state continues to suffer its worst outbreak of the mosquito-spread brain infection in nearly a decade.

L.A. County supervisors violated open-meeting law, D.A. finds

Los Angeles County supervisors violated the state’s open-meeting law earlier this year by discussing compensation negotiations behind closed doors without properly informing the public, according to the district attorney’s office.

Celebrate Vincent Price at MetroFresh

From: http://atlantarestaurants.blog.ajc.com/2014/10/31/celebrate-vincent-price-at-metrofresh/By Alexa LampasonaMetroFresh will be honoring the famed actor, Vincent Price, this Sunday with the wine dinner “Cooking for Vincent” featuring Vincent Price’s signature collection. Show More Summary

Allen Leads Barrow in #GA12 Poll

Landmark Communications is out with a new poll tonight that shows Republican Rick Allen with a slight lead over incumbent Democrat John Barrow. Topline results have Allen leading Barrow by 48.1% to 44.4%. Allen’s 3.7 point advantage is just slightly under the margin of error of 4.4%. Show More Summary

Football: Junior quarterback Armani Rogers lifts Hamilton in Western League

Armani Rogers, a 6-foot-6 junior quarterback, has lifted Hamilton to within one victory of winning the Western League championship.

My AA: Approval Anonymous

In my entire 40 years, I've never once been high or intoxicated. Still, an AA program would serve me well. Approval Anonymous. A support group that could help eliminate my need to be accepted by other people and direct me toward the sense of self that I am just beginning to claim after decades of living inauthentically. Faggot. Show More Summary

For Republicans, election victory won't end struggles

In the battle for control of the Senate, Republicans have built their campaigns on a promise to block President Obama's policies and ease Washington's gridlock.

UCLA faculty approves diversity class requirement

The faculty of UCLA’s largest academic unit voted by a narrow margin to require future undergraduates to take a course on ethnic, cultural, religious or gender diversity. The move came after three previous efforts had failed.

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