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York to get first purpose-built music venue for decades

A purpose-built music venue is to be built in York for the first time "in decades", after plans were approved despite objections. Initially plans had aimed to turn the former Fibbers site on Toft Green into office space. However, opposition councillors had campaigned to have a live music venue included...
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Police Investigate Hopkinsville Robbery

Law enforcement is investigating a robbery that happened on Koffman Drive in Hopkinsville Friday night. Hopkinsville Police say a man was robbed and choked in the area of Hopkinsville Middle School around 10 pm. No arrest has been made but police say the robbery is still under investigation.

Somerville officials remain skeptical of Route 22 warehouse proposal

BRIDGEWATER – A public hearing on a proposal to demolish four office buildings on eastbound Route 22 to build two warehouses, originally scheduled for Dec. 6, will now be held on Jan. 31. Signature Acquisitions, of Cranford, owner of the buildings in the Centerpointe complex, asked for the hearing before the Bridgewater township Zoning Board of Adjustment to be adjourned. ...
SOMERVILLE, NJ
KELOLAND TV

EXPLAINER: What’s at stake in Turkey’s new Syria escalation

BEIRUT (AP) — After weeks of deadly Turkish airstrikes in northern Syria, Kurdish forces and international players are trying to gauge whether Ankara’s threats of a ground invasion are serious. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has repeatedly warned of a new land incursion to drive Kurdish groups away...

Comfortable weekend, colder by next week

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Dense fog has settled in across the area once again this morning. Expect it to lift just before lunch time. After that, we’ll see a mixture of sun and clouds with temperatures warming into the upper 70s to near 80°. It will stay dry both today and tomorrow. Expect another round […]
TAMPA, FL
click orlando

Big changes on the way after a very warm weekend

ORLANDO, Fla. – The warmth that has been around for much of December will continue through the weekend. Highs under mostly sunny skies Saturday jump into the low-to-mid 80s. A few more clouds will be around Sunday and a stray shower is possible along the coast, but it will still be warm with highs around 80 degrees.

The Farr Side: It’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas

There’s something special about Christmas and holiday music. Whether you like to admit it or not, it does put a little love in your heart. Some people start to play their favorites the day after Halloween. Even some radio stations change formats to play holiday songs 24/7. I’m among those who would rather wait until at least Thanksgiving weekend to start playing the songs of the season.
Tri-City Herald

Notre Dame Coaches Build On Strong Bond With Braylon James During In-Home Visit

On Thursday, the Notre Dame coaching staff traveled to the Lone Star State to check in on a couple of talented Texas pass catchers who are committed to the 2023 recruiting class. The trip allowed head coach Marcus Freeman, offensive coordinator Tommy Rees and wide receivers coach Chansi Stuckey to spend time with standout wideout Braylon James.
SOUTH BEND, IN
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Corporations should support local nonprofits

As we enter the holiday season, it’s a great moment to reflect on all that we, as a community, have been through and overcome. Indeed, our Tri-County communities have been through a lot the past couple of years, but we’ve also seen how resilient we can be, especially when we work together for neighbors in times of need.
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA

Cornwall kayaker captures ‘thrilling’ footage of close encounter with 30ft whale

A lone kayaker has captured “thrilling” footage of a close encounter with a 30ft whale off the coast of Cornwall.Rupert Kirkwood, 62, from Holsworthy in Devon, filmed the moment he was circled by a Minke whale for 20 minutes while paddling offshore near Fowey.Mr Kirkwood told the PA news agency: “Whales are very difficult to spot because they just roll off the surface without a splash and then they go.“The beauty of them – which always makes the hair stand up on the back of my neck – is the noise of the blowhole.“If I had been in a boat...

Chimpanzee Lizzie celebrates milestone birthday at Belfast Zoo

One of the oldest residents at Belfast Zoo has celebrated her 50th birthday.Chimpanzee Lizzie was born at the zoo in 1972 to parents Josie and Tommy.She currently shares her home with six other chimpanzees, including her daughters Kim and Lucy, as well as granddaughters Phoebe and Pixie. Lovely Lizzie the chimp will be celebrating her 50th birthday on 10 August!🎉 Come celebrate Lizzie's birthday and p… https://t.co/WDyB41fDWm — Belfast Zoo (@Belfast Zoo) 1659702671 Age-related health issues...