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Operation Pretty & Polished 2015: Donate Your Prom Dresses, Tuxes and Accessories

Unfortunately, for many high schoolers around the DMV, the costs of attending Prom are too high for families. Between dresses, hair, shoes, prom tickets and tuxes, the expense does not fit in the budget. 120 more words


OPP: Creating A Garden Plan with My Square Foot Garden

Today’s OPP post is a recommendation for you to check out a gardening website I have been frequenting. My Square Foot Garden is the go-to site for all things SFG. 216 more words


Random political musings during a 10 hour crisis shift...cut short

I have been stuck on day shift Adult Crisis the past couple of days, a much different shift than my usual all night work and frankly, as much as I enjoy the work it’s been pretty fucking awful. 1,655 more words

New Orleans

Three charged in violent Winchester Pet Valu holdup

Three males have been arrested in connection with a holdup at a Winchester Pet Valu store Monday in which a clerk was struck with a crowbar. 84 more words

Local News

Woman, 57, dies in fire at Haley Station

A 57-year-old woman died Tuesday following a fire in her home in Haley Station, about 100 kilometres west of Ottawa.

Ontario Provincial Police said a neighbour noticed smoke coming from a home on Dombroskie Road shortly before 5 p.m. 60 more words

Local News

Both directions of QEW reopens at Fairview Street in Burlington

TORONTO – The QEW has reopened in both directions at Fairview Street in Burlington after power lines fell onto the highway early Wednesday morning.

Ontario Provincial Police say a transformer fire caused a hydro pole to catch on fire which resulted in wires falling over the highway. 48 more words