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  1. Lost ring found at the Stadium of Light reunited with its owner after three year searchRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Chronicle Live

    A lost wedding ring has been reunited with its owner after a three year search - just in time for his 25th wedding anniversary. The engraved ring was found by Clare Owen outside S underland's Stadium of Light after a Norwich City match in February 2012 and she immediately set out to track down its owner, triggering a huge online campaign.

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  2. Cash and Rolex confiscated from drug courierRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | The Northern Echo

    A COURIER jailed after being caught carrying a large consignment of cocaine in a car has now also forfeited cash and an expensive watch he was wearing. It follows a Proceeds of Crime Act order made by a judge at Durham Crown Court yesterday .

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  3. Grant kick starts bright future for American Football clubRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 24dash

    Front left-right, North Durham Knights player Nathan Baker, head coach Matt Logan and player Callum Harker. Also wearing yellow with the rest of the players is left, coach Aaron Arkley and general manger Barbara Greenwell A team of young American footballers are celebrating after scooping a cash grant from local housing provider, Cestria Community Housing to pay towards new equipment and the cost of pitch hire.

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  4. Veterans can get badges to mark serviceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | News Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A flag will be raised at the event taking place at the White Swan Centre in Killingworth on Monday, June 22. Anyone who has served in the armed forces, including the volunteer and regular reserves, is entitled to apply for the badge.

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  5. Walking in an Alice WonderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Councillor Alan Kerr and Rahul Sharma, Chief Executive of Careline Lifestyles, join designers Matt Fox and Paul Shriek to launch the Alice in Wonderland theme of this year s South Tyneside Festival Summer Parade.

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  6. Work almost complete on decade-long A 90million revamp of South Shields estateRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. For more than a decade Cleadon Park has been undergoing a A 90m regeneration to transform the area which saw 538 houses being demolished.

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  7. South Tyneside Council agrees A 22m of cuts from budgetRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. COUNCIL chiefs in South Tyneside have agreed 22m of cuts from their budget for the coming year - and hit out at the unfairness of the Government grant system which has made them necessary.

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  8. Community News in Brief: Friday, February 27Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Tynemouth's Blue Reef Aquarium is to mark International Day of the Seal with a weekend of special events and activities. Running from Friday February 27 to Sunday March 1 the new event will highlight the conservation work being done to help native UK creatures as well as provide visitors with an insight in to seals, sea lions and other members of the pinniped family.

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  9. MNCPP hosts Black History and Beyond eventRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DC Military

    "Black History and Beyond; Community, Strength, Resilience" was the themed event sponsored by The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission held at the Southern Regional Technology and Recreation Complex in Ft. Washington Feb. 22. The Black History Month program featured a musical performance by Kevin LeVar, Gospel recording artist, singer/song writer, and native Washingtonian.

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  10. Customs House boss gets lifetime achievement honour as What's On...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The What's on Where Awards for Sunderland and South Tyneside were held at Sunderland's Roker Hotel.

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  11. Teenager hopes to become South Tyneside's youngest politicianRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

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  12. Dad battered man in row over school bullying claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A FATHER from South Tyneside has been spared jail over a baseball bat attack after a school bullying row exploded into violence.

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  13. Cricket club's A 72,000 revampRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunderland Echo

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Philadelphia Cricket and Community Club are celebrating after further improvements to the club house, thanks to big money grants from the Sita Trust and Sunderland City Council.

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  14. Gallery Circus to release highly anticipated second singleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The Newcastle -based band - who are made up of identical twins Graeme and Daniel Ross - evolved when the brothers moved to Chicago in 2010 on a musical mission. Dan says: "After watching a few local shows and seeing the energy many of the bands were putting out on stage, we decided that was the route for us.

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  15. Newcastle traffic: More roads chaos as A167 Central Motorway set to be closedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    It comes a fortnight after traffic was brought to a standstill when the same stretch of road was closed northbound, bringing gridlock for vehicles travelling from Gateshead into the city. The latest works were due to last from 3am until 11am on Sunday, during which time a diversion will be in place for those heading into Newcastle from the Coast Road, Gosforth, Ponteland Road and Stamfordham Road.

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  16. Two North East communities named in top 50 Best Places to Live in the CountrysideRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Barnard Castle in County Durham and Bamburgh in Northumberland were the only locations in the region to make prestigious list Both Bamburgh and Eglingham made the list, which forms part of The Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide, published this weekend. The annual supplements combine data and statistics such as crime rates, house prices and school performance, with the local knowledge of writers to compile the definitive top 50 countryside locations.

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  17. Tynemouth church's congregation launch own beer to help fund organ restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The congregation of the Church of the Holy saviour has launched its own bottled beer to help raise A 30,000 for repairs The pipe organ at the church is 60 years old and is being overhauled by Tynemouth organ builders Lightbown and Sons. The church has organised a range of organ fund-raising events, including a quiz night and a murder mystery night with a "body" in the organ loft.

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  18. Chancellor to bring 140mph trains and 50,000 new jobs to the North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Chancellor George Osborne will pledge to create an extra 50,000 jobs in the North East by 2020 as he sets out a "long term economic plan" for the region today. Mr Osborne will also announce that he is giving the green light to a new University Technical College in Newcastle, specialising in health science with places for 600 students, as he visits the region.

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  19. Watch shocking moment gunman storms Newcastle shop and gets more than he bargained forRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    A brave dad has told how he wrestled a rifle from the hands of an armed robber that threatened to shoot him. But 10 years after settling on Tyneside the 35-year-old found himself at the centre of another gun drama when a masked raider tried to hold-up his brother's shop.

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  20. Valentine's Day road rage stab victim out of hospital after Benton screwdriver attackRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Casa Antonio on Whitley Road, Benton where a man is believed to have been stabbed with a screwdriver on Valentine's Day night Police are today continuing to hunt the driver who stabbed another man in the stomach with a screwdriver, outside a North Tyneside restaurant, as couples enjoyed their Valentine's Day meal. The 20-year-old suffered a serious 'puncture wound' in the attack, which happened in front of Benton's Casa Antonio, and was taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle "We know there were other people in the area at the time of this assault and I'd appeal for any witnesses to come forward."

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