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From hot dogs to luxury apartments in Sea Bright

Asbury Park Press
The "hot dog lady," or Frances Rooney, has been selling hot dogs in Sea Bright for 51 years, 34 of which she was positioned in the lot where the new building is going. That's why it's been named Rooney Plaza. "Mr. Rooney bought this lot to make sure ...

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Home sales in Anne Arundel and Howard counties

Washington Post
Dogwood Tree Dr., 954-Ernest L. and Martha Greene to Adrian Evans and Sarah Evans Burke, $330,000. Kingsberry Dr., 318-Robert M. Hands and Lindsay A. Lowe to James Caleb and Jennifer Ann Curtis, $1.12 million. Log Inn Rd., 1420-Mohamed Hassan ...

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The Jihad Will Be Televised

The Atlantic
Jason Burke of The Guardian was right: “It may not be long,” he wrote in February, “before an individual attacker, or a terrorist group, produces a live stream of an attack, with images broadcast from the point of view of the killer.” Or rather Burke ...

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50 local veterans receive 'Quilts of Valor'

Holton Recorder
... Joseph Barnes, Raymond Beatty, James Bergstresser, Bob Bernatis, Gaylen Bohnenkemper, Jay Branam, Charles (Bill) Brown, Ed Bruns, Jerry Bueker, Eldon Burke, Robert Butts, Dale Clements, Marvin Criqui, Dan Curl, Frances DeVader, Stephen Devlin, ...

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