Earlier this week, Paul Tjaden delivered a secular invocation at a meeting of the Lake County Board of County Commissioners (in Florida). It begins at the 1:53 mark of the video below:
The Henry Hagg Lake drowning has stunned a Washington County, Oregon, community. On Monday evening, the body of a 3-year-old boy was found floating in the water near the Sain Creek picnic area. The following day, authorities found the bodies of his mother, grandmother, and uncle. According to reports, the boy was discovered by two
Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams and the area’s tourism board showed their sense of humor by responding to an article in the Onion that claimed the city was changing their tourism tactics. The original article stated (with auto play...Show More Summary
The body of a Long Island kayaker missing for more than a week has been found, authorities said Saturday. Kevin Conley, 40, of Sound Beach, disappeared on Lake Ronkonkoma in Suffolk County on Aug. 14.
California: For one California man, what began as a day fishing trip quickly turned into a five-day fight for survival. Mike Vilhauer, 58, went fishing Aug. 6 at Lower Sunset Lake in Alpine County when he noticed he wasn’t catching any fish. Deciding he needed more bait, Vilhauer, butterfly net in hand, left on what […]
County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday not to renew the contract that ends next month for Lynx Route 204, which provides express service from a Clermont park-and-ride lot to downtown Orlando. Service started eight years ago.
Remember how, last week, there was a forum for candidates running for seats on the School Board of Highlands County (in Florida)? The five candidates from District 5 all answered questions at the Avon Park Lakes Baptist Church... because that's where public education should be debated. Show More Summary
· It's that West Nile time of year in LA County · Glendale Central Library getting rid of 40 years' worth of cat books · Some neighbors getting grumpy about the Rose Bowl's concerts · Silver Lake spreading to...
The owner of a bus company that shuttles students between college campuses and the Chicago area has been charged in Lake County with Internet harassment stemming from disputes with customers who had complained about his company's services. Show More Summary
A toddler drowned in a 5-gallon mop bucket just 10 days before her first birthday. The little girl fell into the bucket Saturday evening at the family’s home in Creston, Montana. Daily Inter Lake reports that Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry says baby Mariella Dalimata tragically tipped headfirst into a 5-gallon bucket that the family
The water supply for Toledo, Ohio and southern Monroe County, Mich. was declared unsafe to drink or bathe in for two days as algae blooms spread in Lake Erie
This past weekend I was disconnected from the internet, stuck in the woods without electricity, reduced to sleeping in a...
Jobu come, take fear from Captains' bats on Friday. The Lake County Captains, the Low-A affiliate of the Indians, have the worst record in the Midwest League's Eastern Division this season, so they need some help turning things around. Who better to turn to than Jobu? @BrownieOutDaOv aka #WildThing is calling on #Jobu tonight for some extra power. Show More Summary
Luis Ramirez, a 38-year-old Latino male, died Friday, July 25, after being shot in Lake Balboa, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
There's an election coming up for seats on the School Board of Highlands County (in Florida) and the five candidates for District 5 all answered questions Wednesday night... at the Avon Park Lakes Baptist Church. Okay, maybe that's just a central location. Show More Summary
By Jack Spencer | Michigan Capitol Confidential Consumers Energy is appealing the 51st Circuit Court ruling that upheld Mason County’s determination that the Lake Winds Energy Plant near Ludington is in violation of the county’s 45-decibel noise ordinance. Arguing that the County’s decision was an “erroneous ruling,” the utility filed a 38-page appeal with the...
About this time last summer, I was preparing for one of my various garden-related trips that I take during the year. This particular trip was to a part of northeast Ohio that I've visited a few times before, but it had been awhile and the focus was a little different on previous trips. Show More Summary
Panic has gripped Jefferson County, New Jersey, after a deadly green anaconda reportedly about 15 to 16 feet long was spotted roaming about Lake Hopatcong several times in recent weeks.
In the last eight years, a total of 32 Disney employees were convicted of sex crimes involving children. A majority of those convicted were identified through a sting operation conducted by the Lake County Sheriff’s Cyber Crime Unit. The charges include possession and distribution of child pornography and “arranging to meet minors for sex.” Authorities
Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill said two former Utah attorneys general, John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff, were arrested today after a bribery probe that stemmed from their cozy relationships with several businessmen during their time in office. Swallow was booked on four felony charges, including receiving or soliciting...