Why Watch? When Clark Griswold finally gets his Christmas lights to blind the neighborhood in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, the “Hallelujah” chorus from Handel’s “Messiah” bursts into the scene. It must be what Bruce Mertz hears every year when he flips the switch on 51,000 lights after Thanksgiving. Show More Summary
Cities all over the world flounder in various states of decay, as municipal and regional governments go bankrupt, or at the very least fall on hard times. Residents watch their neighborhoods slowly drain of the life they once held, as...Show More Summary
Today is the 80th anniversary of repealing alcohol prohibition. Folks are celebrating all over the city. But some of the parties are in neighborhoods where children exist, with their watchful child eyeballs. So nine treatment professionals including Richard Catalano, a professor at the UW's school of social work, told the city to stop this menace. Show More Summary
New Yorkers who live near One World Trade Center already have to contend with "fortress-like isolation" caused by the imposing NYPD security perimeter. But according to neighborhood residents, there's something far spookier going on at the WTC site: A "ghoulish" howling that happens during storms and high winds. Read more...
Cops in Nigeria have confiscated some 240,000 bottles of beer and have smashed them. They have sharia law in Nigeria. Alcohol is prohibited. But, up-’til-now, they’ve looked the other way in Christian neighborhoods and hotel bars. No more.
Today's source material: George Zimmerman is drowning in $2.5 million in debt and is said to be showing signs of a severe psychological condition following the beleaguered Neighborhood Watch volunteer’s acquittal for the murder of Trayvon...Show More Summary
Following the first trailer for Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones, a spin-off from the horror franchise from Blumhouse Productions that takes the supernatural terror to a Hispanic neighborhood in California, a new international trailer shows off a bit more. Show More Summary
“Sources” connected to George Zimmerman, the Florida neighborhood watch volunteer who was acquitted this summer of murdering unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, say his girlfriend is lying about the circumstances of his domestic abuse arrest on Monday. Samantha Scheibe called 911 on Monday after Zimmerman allegedly smashed furniture in her house and pointed a shotgun at [...]
Duffy primary seems to be getting some sort of a Lego style upgrade, might be worth checking out if you’re in the neighborhood/have a thing for school upgrades. The Duffy community will have the chance to see a major upgrade of their local primary school in action this weekend as state-of-the-art classroom modules are delivered to [...]
Click here to view this media At a bond hearing on Tuesday, prosecutors in Seminole County alleged that former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman had choked his girlfriend just days before she called 911 to say he was threatening...Show More Summary
Today the Board of Supervisors will vote on approving the sale of 201-229 Eddy from the Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation to the city. The TDNC bought the building back in 1989, but it suffered from major fire damage back...
When it comes to the matter of George Zimmerman, the “neighborhood watch” volunteer who shot and killed Trayvon Martin who finds himself behind bars this morning charged with felony assault and battery of his girlfriend, the NY Daily News isn’t shy about putting an editorial point of view on the front page:
The former Neighborhood Watch volunteer acquitted in the killing of Trayvon Martin allegedly threatened his girlfriend with a gun.
APOPKA, Fla. (AP) — Former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman was arrested Monday in Florida after deputies responded to a disturbance call at a house, authorities said.
(APOPKA, Fla.) — Former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman was arrested Monday in Florida after deputies responded to a disturbance call at a house, authorities said. Zimmerman will be transported and booked into jail, a Seminole County Sheriff’s Office statement said. Show More Summary
Taylor Kitsch chats on the phone as he strolls through the Soho neighborhood of New York City on Sunday (November 10). The 32-year-old actor’s new movie Lone Survivor just released a brand new trailer! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Taylor Kitsch The film, which also stars Mark Wahlberg, Ben Foster, Emile Hirsch, Alexander [...]
This was 1969. I was ten, and the world was a confusing and large place. Like most children, I had issues with identity. I was one of a few people who found Mister Rogers' Neighborhood frightening because of the creepy Lady Elaine, who shared my name, and therefore I didn't believe that very calm man who told me that he liked me just the way I was. Show More Summary
On Friday, a couple from Sanford, Florida renewed their lawsuit against director Spike Lee over the fact that Lee mistakenly tweeted their home address as the home address of George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Show More Summary
The empty lot at 832 Sutter Street between Leavenworth and Jones is one of the few remaining undeveloped parcels of land in one of the nation's densest residential neighborhoods. Currently an unsightly surface parking lot enclosed with a rusted chain-link...
ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - Police in the Florida city where George Zimmerman shot and killed Trayvon Martin have backed off a plan to explicitly ban neighborhood watch volunteers from carrying guns while on duty.