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Preservation Hall All-Stars play for kids with special needs

Preservation Hall All-Stars play for kids with special needs

The Preservation Hall Foundation along with The Historic New Orleans Collection hosted “Sensory Family Day” for children with autism and other sensory processing needs. The Preservation Hall All-Stars performed some New Orleans tunes for the kids and as you can see, the kids absolutely loved dancing to their music. “Sensory Family Day” was created so…MORE

87-year-old grandfather beaten, robbed in front of his senior living building

87-year-old grandfather beaten, robbed in front of his senior living building

An 87-year-old grandfather is recovering from a brutal beating after he was robbed right in front of his apartment building in Cleveland’s Clark-Fulton neighborhood. It happened around 10 a.m. Monday, when Margaro Senquiz was going about his daily routine – a short walk to grab a coffee from the McDonald’s on Clark. He had just…MORE

Pinellas County ice cream shop manager accused of molesting 4 underage girls

Pinellas County ice cream shop manager accused of molesting 4 underage girls

A Pinellas County ice cream shop manager has been arrested, accused of molesting four underage girls. On Monday, Pinellas County deputies arrested 62-year-old Leonardo Arellano Ramos, of St. Petersburg, on two counts of lewd and lascivious molestation and two counts of simple battery. Deputies say that Ramos was the manager at Kohr Family Frozen Custard…MORE

Searching for remains from the California wildfires before the rainfall

Searching for remains from the California wildfires before the rainfall

Rescue workers on Tuesday combed through debris of a charred mobile home park in Northern California, searching for the possible remains of victims with urgency before the rains started. The window to recover any remains from Ridgewood Mobile Home Park, which was destroyed by the Camp Fire, is tiny. The heavy rains expected as early…MORE

Dog shot and run over now has a loving new home

Dog shot and run over now has a loving new home

A happy ending for a young dog who was shot, run over by a car, and left for dead. Back on Aug. 28, a woman found Star, a five-year-old Boxer mix, in the middle of a Miami road. A car had run her over and taken off. Star was brought to an emergency clinic where…MORE

McDowell County woman saves paralyzed granddaughter from house fire

McDowell County woman saves paralyzed granddaughter from house fire

A family in McDowell County is counting its blessings after a fire destroyed their home just days before Thanksgiving. Calvin and Shirley Philbeck’s home along Radio Hill Drive is a total loss after the fire Sunday morning. “We just lost everything, and I could have lost my whole family,” Shirley said. All five family members…MORE

Desmond Tutu awards international peace award to Parkland students

Desmond Tutu awards international peace award to Parkland students

Survivors of the deadly shooting at a Parkland, Florida, high school were awarded the 2018 International Children’s Peace Prize on Tuesday. In a ceremony celebrated in Cape Town, South Africa, Archbishop Desmond Tutu presented the prize to David Hogg, Emma Gonz├ílez, Jaclyn Corin and Matt Deitsch. In the aftermath of the shooting that killed 17…MORE

Man convinces gas station clerk he’s management, gets cash

Man convinces gas station clerk he’s management, gets cash

A smooth talker got away with about $260 earlier this month and if you know who he is, you can get a cash reward yourself. Silent Observer has posted two photos they say walked into a Grandville gas station on November 8 and told the clerk he was a member of upper management for the…MORE

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