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  1. Urban chicken farming piques interest in LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. today at the Leesburg Public Library, 100 E. Main St.; 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Astor County Library, 54905 Alco Road; and 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at the W.T. Bland Public Library, 1995 N. Donnelly St., Mount ...

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  2. Mom, baby in head-on crash laid to rest EUSTIS a " Veronica Angelique...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... families agreed to bury them in one coffin so they would always be together,” Lane said. Potter, a 21-year-old Astor mother, and her newborn were killed before noon Thursday when a Volusia County dump truck crashed into the 1994 Ford Explorer ...

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  3. Dump truck tire separated in crash that killed Astor mother and baby...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The tire of a Volusia County dump truck separated shortly before it crashed into a Ford Explorer on State Road 40 near Barberville, killing an Astor mother and her newborn baby, investigators said Monday.

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  4. Family mourns loss of 21-year-old Lake woman and infant sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... trying to sneeze but couldn't get it out! Bahahaha. Funniest thing ever. Ignore my squeaky laugh." The next day the Astor woman and her baby, Terry William Peterson, were killed in a collision with a dump truck on State Road 40 while Potter headed ...

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  5. Mom, newborn killed in deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Click Orlando

    ... ABOUT THE YOUNG MOTHER AND LITTLE BABIES. IT HAPPENED OF STATE ROAD 40 AND COUNTY ROAD THREE IN VOLUSIA COUNTY EAST OF ASTOR. SEAN IS LIVE IN ASTOR TONIGHT. THIS IS SO SAD AND HITTING THAT SMALL COMMUNITY HARD TONIGHT. REPORTER: IT IS, LISA. THIS IS ...

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  6. By car or boat: Waterfront restaurants near OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Central Florida's waterways include a myriad of choices. We set out in search of eats along the St. Johns River from Astor to Sanford, the scenic Intracoastal Waterway from Daytona Beach to Oak Hill, and the Harris Chain of Lakes in Lake County . ...

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  7. Lisa Margaret Shive DialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... "Bubba" Mullen (Terri) of Thibodeaux, La.; stepbrothers, Ryan Daugherty of Haywood, Calif., and Troy Daugherty of Astor, FL; and a host of beloved nieces, nephews, and friends. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to the ...

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  8. Roma edges Lazio by signing defender AstoriRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Bradenton.com

    Roma says it's paying Cagliari 2 million euros for loan rights with the option to purchase Astori's full contract for 5 million euros at the end of the season.

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  9. Teen boy missing after boat capsizes in Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 14-year-boy was reported missing on Thursday afternoon after the boat he was on capsized on a lake in Astor, authorities said.

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  10. Overturned boat in Astor lake; 1 reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Click Orlando

    Officials said someone went to a home on Sunset Drive around 4:15 p.m. , Thursday, to report a boat that had overturned on the lake. Lake County Sheriff's office along with Volusia County Sheriff's office and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission are responding to start an extensive search.

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  11. Bob McNally's outdoor outlookRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... bass action has been very good at dawn in Lake Woodruff, a widening of the St. Johns River south of the town of Astor. Lures such as swim baits and top-water plugs have been scoring on lunker largemouths, and live shiners are duping fish, too. An ...

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  12. Bridgett S. (Giordano) BrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Bridgett S. Bray, 68, of Astor, Florida, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on the morning of Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the Halifax Hospice Center in Port Orange, Florida.

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  13. Saying 'no' to recreational marijuana; school lockdown drills: Opinion roundupRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    Julian Rodriguez, right, of Everson, Wash., holds his two-gram packet of recreational marijuana outside Top Shelf Cannabis in Bellingham Tuesday Writing in The Seattle Times, Poulsbo City Council member Ed Stern explains why his city said "no" to recreational marijuana outlets .

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  14. Lake County Police log: Calls include stolen copper wire, hit and run, identity theftRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... near Mount Plymouth, June 4. Officers took a report of a burglary to a residence. State Road 40 and River Road , near Astor, June 5. Officers took a report of a hit and run. Seventh Street and Minneola Avenue , June 3. Officers arrested a resident ...

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  15. It's time to find spawning bream in the St. Johns RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Welaka and Palatka. Guides also are available for bream fishing on Lake Woodruff (a widening of the St. Johns south of Astor), where the panfishing has been red hot. Highland Park Fish Camp (phone 386-734-2334) is a good place for Woodruff bream ...

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  16. Shipley Energy acquires Jay Gress Inc.Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | York Dispatch

    ... Delaware and Bucks counties, and will now be able to market more products in the area, according to spokesman Bob Astor. "The opportunity to acquire a family-owned, heating oil company with the great reputation of Jay Gress helps us better establish ...

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  17. It's time to find spawning bream in the St. Johns RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Welaka and Palatka. Guides also are available for bream fishing on Lake Woodruff (a widening of the St. Johns south of Astor), where the panfishing has been red hot. Highland Park Fish Camp (phone 386-734-2334) is a good place for Woodruff bream ...

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  18. Top horseman Warren Cameron dies at 74Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | HarnesRacing

    Warren Cameron, a third generation horseman who developed and campaigned the top pacers Brand New Fella and Direct Scooter, died Thursday, May 29, in Astor, Fla., where he resided.

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  19. Horseman Warren Cameron passes at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | HarnessLink.com

    Warren Cameron, a top harness horseman and a leading driver of the mid-20th century passed away on May 25 at Astor, Florida.

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  20. Fourth-generation Floridian shares river stories in fourth bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Eddie Lucas, a fourth generation Floridian, shares stories of a "Florida long forgotten" in his fourth book, "Tales from the River: Recollections of Life on the St. Johns River by the Lucas Family of Astor."

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