Run, Walk, Crawl for 1/8 Mile in Barnegat Light and Help the LBI Rotary
By DAVID BIGGY | May 29, 2019 File Photo by: Ryan Morrill Surf City — Run like a cheetah, crawl like a snail, or walk like an Egyptian. It doesn’t really matter how you get from Barnegat Lighthouse to the Eighth Street pavilion in Barnegat Light, just do it, and in the process help raise funds for the LBI Rotary Club during its third annual 1/8 Mile Run on Saturday, June 8 The event starts at 2 p.m. – and ends soon after, unlike the 18 Mile Run – and participants can gather afterward at Kubel’s, where prizes will be dealt and free appetizers available. And while you’re there, why not throw on some goofy attire? Of course, dressing up like a cheetah, snail or Egyptian is optional. The event is held rain…
The New Rules of Middle Age, Written by Women
As a new wave of women step into their mid-centuries, books reimagining female midlife are striking a chord. “We’re not going to do our 50s the way everyone’s telling us we’re supposed to,” author Candace Bushnell says.
Louisa police chief seeks higher office
Ronnie Roberts was four days into his campaign for Albemarle County sheriff when he was told his mother was diagnosed with stage four cancer. Not only is Roberts, the Louisa Town Police chief, now responsible for his mother’s care, but he also is entrusted with managing affairs for his father, who has dementia. Since a
State says sludge must be tested for ‘forever chemicals’ before it’s used as fertilizer
The new requirement comes as a farmer in Arundel blames municipal sludge containing PFAS for contaminating his land and dairy herd.
Authorities probe fatal plane crash
Loading… Saturday, June 8, 2019 The State Highway Patrol, Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are still investigating a fatal plane crash that took place about 2 p.m. Friday afternoon in a rural part of Nash County One person, the unidentified pilot, was found dead at the scene. That victim has not yet been identified pending notification of the family. There was some confusion over whether there was a passenger in the plane. “We have heard conflicting stories about whether there were supposed to be one or two people on the plane. Right now, we believe there is one and that is the pilot,” Nash County Chief Deputy Brandon Medina said Friday night. The search continued throughout the night for another possible victim of the crash. The FAA was already on…
NEW: Wawa, Sprouts part of plan for 'Main Street at Boynton' at Jog Road / Boynton Beach Blvd.
One of the last remaining parcels of undeveloped commercial land in west Boynton Beach is about to get developed.Main Street at Boynton, a development on
Vici hosting Barn Quilt Bonanza
The Second annual Barn Quilt Bonanza is coming up in the Vici City Hall on June 14 and 15 The family event consists of several contests, including a Barn Quilt Coloring Contest for ages 5 through 12 in which first through 10th place winners will receive cash prizes. There will also be on-site Barn Quilt Painting, Show and Sale, Bring Your Best, and a Special Award for the best Western theme. Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service (OCES) Educators Lynda Latta from Ellis County, Rhonda DeVor from Woodward County, Jean Bailey from Dewey and Harper Counties, and Retired District Program Specialist Recia Garcia have been working for the past few years to spark the love of barn quilts to area communities. “Because we are such a rural area and are surrounded by large amounts of…
Photos: 2019 Topeka Garden Tour
Six Topeka gardens can be viewed during the 2019 Topeka Garden Tour on June 15 and 16. Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased at any of the garden locations on the tour dates. [Photos by Chris Neal and Thad Allton/The Capital-Journal]
Two weeks after suffering facial fractures, Duke baseball’s Ethan Murray is practicing again
Duke baseball’s Ethan Murray suffered facial fractures when he was hit by a pitch. After surgery, he’s back at practice preparing for the Blue Devils in the 2019 Nashville Super Regional against Vanderbilt.
Water level rises in Lake Sakakawea as Missouri River runoff...
MINOT, N.D. — Too much water in the lower reaches of the Missouri River is leading to very high water in upstream reservoirs, including Lake Sakakawea, where the water level continues to climb.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers determined that utilizing upstream storage in Fort Peck, Lake Sakakawea and...