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  • News of the Weird: Vortex of Damnation

    News of the Weird: Vortex of Damnation
    Land developers for the iconic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colo. (famous as the inspiration for the hotel in Stephen King's The Shining) announced recently that they need more space and thus will dig up and move the hotel's 12-gravesite pet cemetery. Neighbors told the Fort Collins Coloradoan in September that they feared the construction noise, but somehow ignored the potential release of departed spirits (though an “Animal Planet” “dog psychic” who lives in Estes Park seemed to volunteer her services to calm the pets' souls).
  • U.S. delay pushes Canada oil pipeline choke points upstream

    CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Enbridge Inc is on the brink of breaking through oil pipeline bottlenecks in the U.S. Midwest that have dogged the company for nearly four years, potentially ending a need to ration space at the heart of its network. But...

    In sickness and in health

     In sickness and in health
    Patrick and Angie Jessee were less than three months from their wedding day when they received the news: Patrick had non-Hodgkin lymphoma. His life expectancy, according to his oncologist, was five years. They had planned to wed on Oct. 8, 2011. But...

    Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, West Chicago police blotter: April 8

    Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, West Chicago police blotter: April 8
    The following items were taken from police reports: Wheaton Catalytic converters were removed from two trucks parked and unattended in the rear parking lot of a business in the 1500 block of E. Roosevelt Road between 7 a.m. on April 3 and 9:30 a.m. on...

    Prius needs a different jolt

    Q: I read your column regarding a hybrid car that sits idle in Florida for several months. I have a vehicle that is parked for long periods. I bought a small solar charger that sits in the dash, plugs into the accessory outlet and trickle charges the...