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New protected bike lanes will benefit both cyclists and businesses, Camden Council says

New protected bike lanes will benefit both cyclists and businesses, Camden Council says

A Camden councilor says that recently installed protected bike lanes in the borough will benefit both businesses and local cyclists. The new segregated cycle lanes, which run for just over a kilometer on Haverstock Hill and Rosslyn Hill between the junction with Prince of Wales Road and Pond Street, were installed this summer as part …

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Manatee feeding experiment starts slowly as cold looms

Manatee feeding experiment starts slowly as cold looms

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — An unprecedented, experimental attempt to feed manatees facing starvation in Florida has started slowly but wildlife officials expressed optimism Thursday that it will work as cold weather drives the marine mammals toward warmer waters. A feeding station established along the state’s east coast has yet to entice wild manatees with romaine …

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Balboa Tennis Club tournament to benefit injured local player Ivan Smith

Balboa Tennis Club tournament to benefit injured local player Ivan Smith

Ivan Smith’s life and budding tennis career took a major detour April 5 when his vehicle was struck by an uninsured driver while Smith was driving to practice at Incarnate Word University in San Antonio. Smith, who was a star high school player at Hilltop High in Chula Vista and a national NAIA doubles champion …

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Pfizer says its experimental Covid-19 pill reduces risk of hospitalization, death

Pfizer says its experimental Covid-19 pill reduces risk of hospitalization, death

The company hopes it can eventually offer the pill, given in combination with an older antiviral drug called ritonavir, to people to take at home before they get sick enough to go to the hospital. A so-called interim analysis — done before the trial was scheduled to end — showed an 89% reduction in the …

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Oswego County Airport Hosts One of Nation’s Oldest Airliners Aug.  25 to 28 – Oswego County Today

Oswego County Airport Hosts One of Nation’s Oldest Airliners Aug. 25 to 28 – Oswego County Today

GET READY TO TAKE FLIGHT – The Experimental Aircraft Association’s (EAA) Local Chapter #486 presents the Liberty Air Museum’s 1928 Ford Tri-Motor, one of America’s oldest operating airliners. The public is invited to come view the aircraft at the Oswego County Airport, 40 Airport Drive, Fulton, from Thursday, Aug. 25 through Sunday, Aug. 28. People …

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Inside massive FLYING HOTEL twice size of Boeing 737 capable of carrying 3,000 passengers around world at 460mph

Inside massive FLYING HOTEL twice size of Boeing 737 capable of carrying 3,000 passengers around world at 460mph

HURTLING just a few meters above the sea at speeds comparable to airliners, this enormous flying hotel could have carried some 3,000 passengers at speeds of 460mph. The Aerocon Wingship could have been a revolutionary way to travel – dwarfing the world’s biggest airliners as it was twice the size of a jumbo jet. 7 …

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