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  • York Supervisors approve land purchase

    The York County Board of Supervisors voted to purchase nearly one acre of land at the intersection of Battle Road and George Washington Memorial Highway, adjacent to the Yorktown Library, for $320,000. The plan is to expand the library on that land,...
  • Ferguson public library receives flood of donations after rioting

    Ferguson public library receives flood of donations after rioting
    The Ferguson Municipal Public Library has been flooded with donations since Monday night's rioting, librarian Scott Bonner told the L.A. Times. "We were surprised," he said by phone Tuesday. Although schools in the town of Ferguson, Mo., were shut after...
  • Around Town: Plaque to be placed at old Golden Bear site Monday

    Around Town: Plaque to be placed at old Golden Bear site Monday
    Huntington Beach's famed Golden Bear nightclub will be remembered with a plaque placed at 1 p.m. Monday at its former site at 306 Pacific Coast Hwy., now the Pierside Pavilion. The Golden Bear opened as a restaurant in the 1920s and frequently served...
  • Per post-tragedy script, guns rights activists call for more guns at FSU

    Per post-tragedy script, guns rights activists call for more guns at FSU
    Sadly, shootings are so frequent that the post-tragedy scripts by activists on both sides of the debate about guns have become predictable. Proving my point, one of Florida's most outspoken and extreme gun rights groups sent out a press release that...
  • Parents can sign up to have Santa make phone call to kids

    Parents can sign up to have Santa make phone call to kids
    Santa Claus will be calling children 8 years old and younger whose parents sign up for Mount Dora Parks and Recreation Department's Santa's Switchboard before 4 p.m. Dec. 5. Calls will be made between 5:30 and 8 p.m. Dec. 9 and 10. Parents who want to...
  • Hartford Library Celebration Launching 'Hartford Through Time'

    Hartford Library Celebration Launching  'Hartford Through Time'
    A free celebration at the Hartford Public Library will launch "Hartford Through Time" ($22.95), a book published by the library's Hartford History Center. The launch party will be held Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 5:30 p.m. at the Center, 500 Main St., Hartford....
  • Special-needs nonprofit to get its own home, expand

    Special-needs nonprofit to get its own home, expand
    A nonprofit organization that has provided arts programming to the tri-county area's special-needs population for more than three years will get its own home in a storefront in Sun Village Plaza in Lauderhill on Dec. 6, allowing it to greatly expand its...
  • Avon Library Puts Local History Collection Online

    Avon Library Puts Local History Collection Online
    AVON — The town library and historical society have begun an ambitious effort to put much of Avon's historical records online. A website, avonhistory.info, went live Nov. 21 and the plan is to make it the digital home for the photographs, diaries...
  • Fundraising site says shot Florida State student is paralyzed

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. A Florida State University student injured in last week's campus shooting has been paralyzed from the waist down, according to a website seeking to raise money for his medical bills. Farhad "Ronny" Ahmed, a 21-year-old senior, was one...
  • Real-life dragons grab kids' attention at library

    When you think of a dragon, perhaps a big beastly reptile with wings comes to mind. One with black eyes and a stream of hot, destructive fire streaming out its nostrils. Maybe you think of old stories that feature dragons as mythical beasts who get...
  • Local writers gather at library for annual Holiday Authors Fair

    Authors from Willington and the surrounding area recently participated in the second annual Holiday Authors Fair at the Willington Public Library. They brought with them a rich array of work ranging from always-popular gluten-free recipe books to issue-...