Archive for February, 2009

Two Families Displaced as Fire Tears Through a Woonsocket Home – WLNE-TV (ABC6)

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Two Families Displaced as Fire Tears Through a Woonsocket Home
WLNE-TV (ABC6), RI
It all happened shortly before 6 Saturday night on Wood Ave. in Woonsocket. Fire crews responded to a call stating that a stove was on fire. Please post your full name and city on comments. Comments are moderated and will not appear on this story until


Cleaning up Berkeley County – Journal & Sunday Journal

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

MARTINSBURG – Melanie Lowe still recalls the frustration she felt in trying to get a neighbor to take care of his abandoned property, featuring eyesores that included everything from high grass to a run-down building without steps. Numerous telephone …


Two people die in Becker County garage fire – Echo Press

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

Two people are dead after a garage fire was reported early Friday morning in eastern Becker County. A nearby resident reported a structure fire located near the intersection of Becker County Highway 40 and Becker County Road 119 at 1:24 a.m. on …


VarVera charged – Daily Journal

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

FARMINGTON — Former St. Francois County Commissioner Ron VarVera, 60, has been charged with one Class C Felony of Stealing: $500 or more. The charge was filed on Thursday by Missouri Assistant Attorney General Douglas Pribble. VarVera was called …


Teen pleads guilty in parents’ deaths – Philadelphia Inquirer

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

A Gloucester County teenager, during an emotional hearing yesterday in Superior Court, pleaded guilty to killing his parents by setting fire to the family home as they slept. The plea agreement calls for Jason Henry to receive a 20-year prison …


Striking an efficient balance in the wood-burning debate – Seattle Times

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Striking an efficient balance in the wood-burning debate
Seattle Times, United States
During a Stage 2 ban, no burning is allowed in any woodstove, wood-burning fireplace, fireplace insert or pellet stove unless it’s your only heat source. A Stage 1 ban applies only to fireplaces, uncertified woodstoves and fireplace inserts.


Widow of murdered Taylor’s Service owner still hoping for answers – Greensboro News Record

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Widow of murdered Taylor’s Service owner still hoping for answers
Greensboro News Record, NC
Some headed toward the back to sit around an old wood stove, near the two pool tables. Others bought what they needed – a pair of $22 overalls, a 19-cent carriage screw, or what Hazel Dean, Shirley’s younger sister, likes to call the $1 Breakfast: a


Widow of murdered Taylor’s Service owner still hoping for answers – Greensboro News Record

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Widow of murdered Taylor’s Service owner still hoping for answers
Greensboro News Record, NC
Some headed toward the back to sit around an old wood stove, near the two pool tables. Others bought what they needed – a pair of $22 overalls, a 19-cent carriage screw, or what Hazel Dean, Shirley’s younger sister, likes to call the $1 Breakfast: a


East Grand Rapids adventurer enjoys wintry trek – MLive.com

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

Courtesy Photo/David Buth The view from the our campsite, looking across the Teton Valley southwest into Idaho. View a photo gallery from David Buth’s trip . Dieting may be on most people’s minds after the holidays, but that wasn’t the case with …


Wood stove exchange back for second year – Prince George Citizen

Friday, February 27th, 2009
Wood stove exchange back for second year
Prince George Citizen, Canada
The Prince George Air Improvement Roundtable has launched the second year of its woodstove exchange program. The program — which has a target of exchanging 70 wood stoves in the first year — starts Sunday and runs until April 30.