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10 Things to Know for Thursday

10 Things to Know for Thursday

1. CREW OF DOOMED ETHIOPIA JET FOLLOWED PROCEDURES Data from the recorders of the Boeing 737 Max 8 found that the crew of the Ethiopian Airlines jetliner could not control the plane after it started to nose dive. 2. FORMER NISSAN CHAIR ARRESTED AGAIN Carlos Ghosn is apprehended for a fourth time by Tokyo prosecutors […]

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

1. NEW ZEALAND HOLDS FIRST FUNERALS FOR MOSQUE SHOOTING VICTIMS A father and son who fled the civil war in Syria for “the safest country in the world” are buried before hundreds of mourners. 2. DISNEY CLOSES $71 BILLION DEAL FOR FOX’S ENTERTAINMENT ASSETS The deal paves the way for Disney to launch its streaming […]

NHS Theatre brings magic with ‘Aladdin’

NHS Theatre brings magic with ‘Aladdin’

In its rendition of a Disney classic, Navarre High School Theatre brought the Arabian desert to the school’s café last weekend with a performance of “Aladdin.” Program director Jan Savage said bringing Disney to life appeals not only to the audience but to the students in the cast as well. Read the full article in […]

10 Things to Know for Monday

10 Things to Know for Monday

1. TRUMP AIMS TO ARM TEACHERS WITH NEW GUN PLAN The president’s proposal to combat school shootings also includes improving background checks. 2. HELICOPTER CRASHES IN NYC’S EAST RIVER At least two people are dead, and one is rescued in the water north of Roosevelt Island, the mayor’s office says. 3. WHO GETS TOP MARCH […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 21

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 21

VIDEO: FLORIDA MAN SHOOTS 2 AT&T TRUCKS IN DRIVEWAY Cellphone video shows 64-year-old Jorge Jove calmly walking around the first truck and shooting at all four tires on Wednesday. Jove then walked to the second truck and opened fire. He reloaded the gun several times. The Miami Herald reports AT&T technician Derrick Taylor could be […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 19

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 19

DEATH SENTENCE FOR FLORIDA GIRL’S KILLER IS VACATED A former auto mechanic found guilty of strangling an 11-year-old Florida girl, whose abduction was captured by a security camera and whose case garnered worldwide attention, will receive a new sentencing trial. Circuit Judge Charles Roberts on Tuesday granted a part of Joseph Smith’s motion to vacate […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for June 3

Five Things to Know in Florida for June 3

VIDEO SHOWS TIGER WOODS PERFORMING 2 BREATH TESTS AT JAIL In video released Friday by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, Woods uses the slurred speech and unsteadiness described by Jupiter Police who arrested him early Monday. Woods mumbles responses to an officer’s questions, describing his hair as “mostly brown and fading.” Woods asks what […]

How did Star Wars Day begin?

How did Star Wars Day begin?

Margaret Thatcher, infamous “Iron Lady” and first female prime minister for Britain, inadvertently launched the pseudo-holiday now celebrated by Star Wars fans the world over. “May the fourth be with you” is a clever spin on the Star Wars movie motto “may the Force be with you” and the date May 4. Read the full […]

Longtime sweethearts boogie on the beach

Longtime sweethearts boogie on the beach

Candles, rose petals and live music were everywhere at Juana’s Club Pagoda Monday night, Feb. 13, as the Navarre Snowbirds Club hosted the annual Sweethearts Dinner and Dance on Navarre Beach. Read the full article in the Feb. 23 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little as $38 per year.

Five Things to Know in Florida for Dec. 15

Five Things to Know in Florida for Dec. 15

IT WORKERS SUE DISNEY, SAY THEIR JOBS WERE FARMED OUT TO INDIA A group of information technology workers laid off by Walt Disney World says they’re the victims of national origin discrimination because they were fired and replaced by contractors from India. The lawsuit filed Monday contends that 250 IT workers in Florida were told […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Oct. 25

Five Things to Know in Florida for Oct. 25

REPORT: TENNESSEE MAN DIED AFTER RIDING DISNEY’S STAR TOURS The September death of the Memphis, Tennessee, man was recorded in a list of serious ride-related injuries and illnesses that the major theme parks provide the state of Florida on a quarterly basis. The man had a pre-existing heart condition, and that the cause of death […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 21

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 21

IN THE MARKET FOR A THRONE? CHECK OUT THIS ESTATE SALE A motorcycle, nativity statutes, mannequins and a gold-and-silver-painted throne are among the scores of items being sold off in a massive estate sale by The Holy Land Experience religious theme park as it deals with a financial crunch. The estate sale by the Christian […]