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Doyel: Wabash player owes beautiful mind to mother's love

His first football was a sock. Big ol’ tube sock, so long that he could stuff rags and other socks inside it. He and his brothers wore heavy winter coats – their football pads – and played in the living room. 1,447 more words


E.C. Row Expressway stretch to close down Thursday night

Eastbound E.C. Row Expressway will be completely shut down to traffic between Walker Road and Central Avenue on Thursday night.

The roadway will be closed to allow for bridge work construction starting at 8 p.m. 44 more words

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Full closure of Central Ave. in Little Tokyo for Regional Connector construction begins November 7

A two-week full street closure of Central Avenue between 1st Street and 2nd Street in Little Tokyo will begin the morning of Saturday, November 7. 558 more words


Preserving Grand Central Avenue

Sometimes a funny thing happens on the way to an architectural mishap. Questions are raised, plans are reconsidered, and eureka! Better design happens.
That’s the apparent outcome (so far) of a project that threatened to spoil one of the most distinctive streetscapes in Tampa: the three brief blocks of Grand Central Avenue. 862 more words


Search For Mounds View Man Refocuses On Fridley

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – There’s an update on the search for 32-year-old Henry McCabe following conflicting reports about where the Mounds View man was last seen. … 55 more words


Twin Cities Service Workers March In Support Of Expanded Benefits

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Members of a local union are taking to the streets to fight for workers’ rights.

Hundreds in the Twin Cities Service Employess International Union (SEIU) chapter marched on Central Avenue in northeast Minneapolis Saturday. 371 more words


Minor league baseball player shot in Yonkers drive-by has died

YONKERS, N.Y.  — Three weeks after he was shot in the parking lot of a Yonkers Burger King, a promising baseball player has died from his injuries, according to the city’s mayor and the victim’s former team. 439 more words