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Upper East Side Neighborhood Calls For City To Fix Troublesome Manhole Cover

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — For months, residents on the Upper East Side have been getting tripped up by a badly positioned sidewalk manhole.

Now, the manhole danger has left one resident with some serious injuries, CBS 2’s Matt Kozar reported. 397 more words


Body Found Near Where Man Vanished While Swimming Off Jersey Shore

BERKELEY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A body was found Saturday morning off in the waters off the Jersey Shore, not far from where a Frenchman vanished missing while trying to swim in the Atlantic Ocean for the first time. 247 more words


Old Jeannette Plant More Than Just An Eyesore

JEANNETTE (KDKA) — It’s not just an eyesore.

What’s inside an old plant in Westmoreland County could be putting everyone who lives near it at risk. 325 more words


Residents fighting to protect water

This article can be found published on the Southern Chester County Weeklies‘ website.

Several years ago, a well was built near the intersection of Broad Run and Newark roads, just about 150 feet from the Broad Run Creek. 768 more words


Parents Of Worker Killed In Greene Co. Well Blast Sue Owners

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The parents of a contractor killed when a Greene County natural gas well exploded in February have sued the Chevron subsidiary that owns the well. 162 more words


Bear Cub Recovering After Getting Head Stuck In Jar In Ringwood, N.J.

RINGWOOD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — In a scene seemingly right out of “Winnie the Pooh,” a curious and apparently hungry bear cub got his head stuck in a cookie jar he found in the trash in Ringwood, New Jersey late last week. 305 more words