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Dispose Of Natural Christmas Trees At The Curb

Dispose Of Natural Christmas Trees At The Curb

As once-live Christmas trees begin to wilt, several cities are offering options for recycling the trees into mulch. Every month the crews at public works work to collect brush from residents' curbsides. Why is recycling trees so important instead of hauling them out to the landfills? Open 7: 30 a.m.to 5 p.m. daily. The event is scheduled for Saturday, January 6 from 9 a.m.to 2 p.m.at 1710 Robin Hood Road, near the Boulevard.


First NC child dies from flu-related illness in 2017-18 season

First NC child dies from flu-related illness in 2017-18 season

There have been no pediatric deaths as a result of the flu thus far in Arkansas, according to the report. "One is too many, because that one has contact with many other people, and that's where we get in trouble with the flu, is people that either think they can go to work when they're still sick, cause they transfer it to everybody else", Ghere said.


Pot-smoking on the Rise Among US Pregnant Women

Pot-smoking on the Rise Among US Pregnant Women

Pot use among the study subjects climbed from 4.2 percent to 7.1 percent from 2009 through 2016. This trend was most common among younger pregnant women, as use among females younger than 18 increased from 12.5 percent to almost 22 percent and use among females 18 to 24 years old increased from almost 10 percent to 19 percent.


1st Supermoon of 2018 to be on New Year's Day

1st Supermoon of 2018 to be on New Year's Day

In the United Kingdom, people can look up to see the full moon at 2:24 a.m. Supermoons occur when the moon is at the closest point on its elliptical orbit around Earth, which could make the moon appear a bit closer and brighter , according to NASA .



CFL clears way for Johnny Manziel to sign

The former Texas A&M star played two tumultuous seasons in the National Football League until the Cleveland Browns released him in March 2016 amid a number of off-field issues. 22 overall pick. It was further detailed that Manziel struck her several times, including once to the left ear while appearing to be "on some kind of drugs" but not intoxicated.


Demand for blood donations rises during holiday

Demand for blood donations rises during holiday

About 30 percent of United Blood Services blood supply goes to cancer patients across the region, and one in seven people entering the hospital will need blood. A New Liskeard Blood Donor Clinic will be open Thursday, December 28, from 2 p.m.to 7 p.m. and Friday, December 29, from 12 to 3 p.m.at Riverside Place in New Liskeard.