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Seething Wells Water History

During the 19th century the population of London began to grow which put a lot of pressure on the water supplies. Sewage, chemicals and dead animals had been poured into the river and eventually it became polluted and unsafe for public use. 75 more words


Three Things I Love about Dundee (not Jute or Jam, but Journalism Maybe)


A quarter of a century ago, I was invited to visit Dundee by one of the fiction editors at the People’s Friend.  I had written a few short stories for the magazine, but this time I was taken out to lunch to discuss a possible serial.  913 more words

Cultural History

Unaccompanied alien children "crisis" exposed as fraud | by James Simpson

Unaccompanied alien children “crisis” exposed as fraud | by James Simpson

The Conservative Treehouse has done yeoman’s work exposing the Obama administration’s many machinations over the manufactured border crisis. 617 more words


True grit: Afghan bomb blast double amputee trains for Spartan Race

Spartans we train all we train the strong the weak, the able, disabled and those with courage.

Michael Cohen, head Coach

True grit: Astonishing courage of Afghan bomb blast soldier who lost both legs as he trains to take part in challenge dubbed ‘the obstacle race from hell’

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Repaving Of Palisades Interstate Parkway Begins Monday

FORT LEE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Repaving on the Palisades Interstate Parkway is set to begin Monday night in New Jersey.

Crews will be milling and repaving from 8:30 p.m. 295 more words


Wish granted for Pooler family

POOLER, Ga. (WJCL) – Another wish was granted in coastal Georgia on Sunday afternoon.

The Simpson family has gone through a lot these past six years. 185 more words

Local News

Officials Urge Pulaski Skyway Commuters To Use Mass Transit

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Officials are advising commuters who use the Pulaski Skyway that last week was the exception, not the norm.

No major traffic problems have been reported since northbound lanes were closed to repair the 82-year-old span as part of a two-year, … 392 more words