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  1. Hurricane strands tourists in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KITV-TV

    ... to help residents in the most severely impacted areas, state media reported. But Dow, originally from St. Simons Island, Georgia, said government officials in Mexico didn't react quickly or strongly enough to the devastating storm and its aftermath. ...

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  2. Hurricane strands tourists in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOAT-TV

    ... to help residents in the most severely impacted areas, state media reported. But Dow, originally from St. Simons Island, Georgia, said government officials in Mexico didn't react quickly or strongly enough to the devastating storm and its aftermath. ...

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  3. St. Simons Island residents oppose rezoning requestRead the original story

    Yesterday | Brunswick News

    A request to rezone six-tenths of an acre of property to include in a development on St. Simons Island was hotly opposed Thursday by residents who say previous phases of the project have been rife with problems. Speaking in opposition at a meeting of the county commission Thursday, St. Simons Island resident Monica Smith said the Palmettos at Demere project, intended to be part of the larger Reserve at Demere, has been detrimental to trees and other natural aspects of the property, and work to clear the new site has already caused erosion.

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  4. Make My DayPARIS for PrezRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- When Sherlock Holmes says "Elementary, my dear Watson," he bases his further explanation of the who, when, where and why of a murder after deducing through careful investigation why he has reached that conclusion.

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  5. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A front-page New York Times photo update of their Website at 5:10 p.m. last Sunday led off with this sad caption: "Thousands of people who refused orders to evacuate were feared stranded across a swath of Texas.

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  6. Brasch WordsEVEN in Fresno, Free Speech is not an IssueRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Many of us grew up listening to the preamble to the radio and television show, "The Shadow."

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  7. Odile leaves tourists stranded in Los Cabos, MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... to help residents in the most severely impacted areas, state media reported. But Dow, originally from St. Simons Island, Georgia, said government officials in Mexico didn't react quickly or strongly enough to the devastating storm and its aftermath. ...

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  8. MomentumA Different Kind of MotherRead the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- When you live in a coastal region almost totally dependent upon tourism to stimulate the economy, it's quite obvious that one hand washes the other - if I may use the old British expression for bartering.

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  9. An Ar ExclusiveDID the House Play the House? Casino Ads Sporting...Read the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Eight years ago my curiosity was aroused when a beautiful, rich and famous actress - Winona Ryder - was arrested for shoplifting $6,000 worth of clothes and hair products from a Saks Fifth Avenue store in Beverly Hills, Calif.

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  10. Market MoverFOR These Times, 'Threepenny Opera' is TimelyRead the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- And yet again we are waking up to news of another disaster, this time a 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Italy, 60 miles east of Rome with 237 confirmed dead and 17,000 homeless as the rescue iof anyone living or dead in the rubble continues.

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  11. The WilliesWHY is All the News So Slow?Read the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- The 1990 Decennial Census was an eye opener for me; it was not just counting heads for an accurate picture of population growth or decline in the previous 10 years.

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  12. MomentumSUCKING Up the JuiceRead the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Immigration is in the news again, or is it "still?" There is a big difference between what I see here on St. Simons and what I see when I visit my friend in Queens, New York.

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  13. MomentumWHAT IF?Read the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- It's been over 50 years since I wore the exquisitely fashioned fur scarf made of three Stone Marten skins attached to each other, flashing those beady glass brown eyes as the wearer shrugged her shoulders to adjust the draping.

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  14. My HorizonsA Lovely Night in D SseldorfRead the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- According to a 1943 article on "self-actualization" by the late, great psychiatrist Dr. Abraham Maslow, we've learned our basic human needs are air, water, food, shelter and clothing.

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  15. Ron KennerKRUGMAN Hits Bull's Eye on 'America Goes Dark'Read the original story

    Aug 10, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A few days ago American Ambassador to Japan John Roos attended the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony in Japan.

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  16. On Native GroundPATRIOT Act Demanded Repeal, not RenewalRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- That title just brought on a collective groan among readers, "Well, duh," since most of us have had "live and learn" moments in our lives: Live and learn; love and learn, lock keys in the car and learn, put your red sock with the white in the washing machine, and learn.

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  17. MomentumREALITY BITESRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2009 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- On Thanksgiving, we begged. On Hallowe'en, we bobbed - for apples, that is.

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  18. Brasch WordsTHAT 'Rocket's Red Glare' May Be ChineseRead the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Shakespeare's character, Iago, begins a dialog in Othello saying: "Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, is the immediate jewel of their souls."

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  19. N.y.S.E. Bought Out by Germany's Frankfurt EchangeRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2011 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- The thought that crossed my mind this morning was so incongruous I thought someone else must have been behind it.

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  20. Brasch WordsANIMAL Mutilation by Another Name: 'Breed Standards'Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- From the outside looking in, you would probably say I had a hardscrabble life growing up, but the world of make-believe existed on the inside as I played with my paper dolls.

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