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  1. Speeders meet their doom: trapped at The Deadman's InnRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Independent.ie

    Sarah Carey was enraged to get three penalty points when a GoSafe van picked a sneaky spot for his speed trap Curse you Maurice McCabe! Curse you! That's what I thought when I received a notice informing me that a rotten GoSafe van, lurking just inside a 60kmh speed limit sign had caught me doing 75kmh at 10am on a sunny Tuesday morning. I was being fined a 80 and getting three penalty points on my licence.

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  2. Stop Asplundh from destroying trees in valleyRead the original story

    52 min ago | The Citizens' Voice

    I must register a complaint against the tree trimming company Asplundh. Is anyone else seeing what they are doing to trees up and down Wyoming and Rutter avenues in Kingston? They are destroying them.

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  3. EDITORIAL: Boundary change off the markRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    One has to wonder if members of the B.C. Electoral Boundaries Commission have been to Greater Vernon or are aware of its governance structure. If they had, they likely wouldn't have made the recommendation to rip the Swan Lake area and a portion of the BX out of the Vernon-Monashee provincial constituency and shift it into Shuswap, which covers from Spallumcheen to well past Salmon Arm.

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  4. Mitchell's Musings: Something to cheer aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    've been watching a lot of hockey lately, if the truth be told, as the NHL games take on more meaning inching closer to the playoffs, which is likely concerning to my wife as when the playoffs start the TV viewing goes to a whole other level, unfortunately. Well, at least as long as the Canucks stick around and right now it's still a battle to get into the playoffs, see previous sentence for reference sake.

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  5. Dog walks again ... on four artificial limbsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBostonChannel.com

    Brutus, a 2-year old Rottweiler, is walking again thanks to modern technology and months of training. He's said to be only the second dog ever known to have four prosthetic limbs.

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  6. Governor asks federal government for disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Cod Times

    Gov. Charlie Baker has formally requested a major disaster declaration for 10 counties across Massachusetts, including Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket, based on the severe winter weather that hammered the state this year. In a 22-page letter sent Friday to President Barack Obama's Federal Emergency Management Agency acting regional administrator Paul Ford, Baker asked for the declaration and outlined the damage done across the state.

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  7. Walker leads Spieth by 4 at Texas OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Cod Times

    Jimmy Walker opened a four-stroke lead over fellow Texan Jordan Spieth, shooting a 3-under 69 on Saturday in his hometown Texas Open. Walker, who lives 35 minutes away from TPC San Antonio, is looking for his fifth title in two tour seasons.

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  8. Coast Guard not getting the funds it needs to carry out its missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Day

    Recently 70 members of the foreign policy establishment sent a letter to Congress urging it to add $100 billion a year over the next decade to the defense budget, which already totals about $600 billion, claiming the Pentagon's four military services are not receiving enough money to carry out their missions. But if these leaders were really concerned about our security, they should have also focused on the nation's fifth military service, the Coast Guard.

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  9. How did Kevin Hart get to be everywhere?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cape Cod Times

    Comedian Kevin Hart is everywhere, all the time. At least it seems that way. If he's not in a movie, he's on a TV series.

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  10. Futureshock: Kendrick Lamar release points to road aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cape Cod Times

    You know the world of music distribution has changed when a pop star like Rihanna can make waves by announcing that she'll be releasing a new single online 24 hours before it happens. These days, it seems the trend is to surprise fans, releasing new music with no fanfare.

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  11. Reggie Watts brings unique style to late-night TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cape Cod Times

    LOS ANGELES – Bandleaders are the vice presidents of the talk-show world. They don't have a lot to do, but when needed, they step up and support the talk-show party in any way asked.

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  12. Tim Miller: A good lesson from Patton OswaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cape Cod Times

    ... and that I should consider some other, less grueling, kind of movie book. Lip has a lot of wisdom, and I respect his opinion. But I went ahead with it anyway, and was sometimes staying up until 4 a.m. just to fill my movie-a-day quota. I made it ...

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  13. Health Watch: Ita s OK to have a cheat dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cape Cod Times

    When it comes to a healthy lifestyle, nobody can be perfect all the time. We are human beings with cravings and behaviors that naturally make us want to diverge from a diet and exercise plan.

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  14. Movie review: In a Danny Collins,a Pacino helps us imagine a Lennon storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cape Cod Times

    The true story that the fictionalized “Danny Collins” is based on goes like this: A 21-year-old British folk singer named Steve Tilston started to see his career rise. In 1971, he was interviewed by the British rock mag ZigZag, and the discussion came around to fame and fortune possibly getting in the way of artistic success.

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  15. App Finder: Best barbecue appsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cape Cod Times

    As warmer weather approaches, backyard barbecues beckon. Are you dreaming of burgers, steaks and veggies cooked over an open flame? Check out some of our favorite barbecue-centric apps, offering everything from must-read recipes to top techniques and timers to keep you grilling through the end of the summer.

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  16. Cohn's award-winning play gets Dennis readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Cape Cod Times

    Meryl Cohn says her latest play, “The Final Say,” asks “essential” questions about art. “Who owns a story? Can an idea really be stolen? Does a life story belong to only one person?” The play is a comedy about a playwright whose drama regarding her late grandmother, a Holocaust survivor, has been plagiarized by a theater professor, who is telling that story as a musical.

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  17. Bookmarks: Author takes a trip through Vermeera s worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cape Cod Times

    As a boy, Michael White was consigned to the “slow group” in school. He seemed to have trouble concentrating.

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  18. Tammy Kelly: Lighten up traditional Easter dessertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cape Cod Times

    When you remember think back to Easter from your childhood, you may remember that you always got a new dress and shoes, or you may remember eating a basket of jelly beans and chocolate eggs, but as we get older, it's the traditional Sunday lunch, and especially the desserts. Often, the table is filled with yummy spring-inspired cakes, and pies filled, of course, with lots of sugar.

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  19. People: Jon Hamm exits rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cape Cod Times

    After a 30-day stay, "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm has been released from a rehabilitation center where he sought treatment for alcohol addiction. "With the support of his longtime partner Jennifer Westfeldt, Jon Hamm recently completed treatment for his struggle with alcohol addiction," a spokesman for Hamm said in a statement, as the Associated Press reported.

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  20. Joanna McQuillan Weeks: Almond cookies pass the testRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cape Cod Times

    I am an inveterate clipper of recipes and collector of cookbooks. I make no apology for that in the modern era of “pinned” recipes and the plethora that is available online.

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