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Friday morning traffic will be
diverted off Fifth Street Road at the railroad crossing so
may be done. Union Pacific notified Street Superintendent Tracy
Jackson on Tuesday that they plan to do some repair work, which
will hopefully make for a smoother ride for commuters traveling
that street. On Friday all traffic coming from or headed to the
west side of the tracks will be diverted, using Connolley Road
and Woodlawn Road. The plan is to close the crossing at 8 a.m.
and reopen it at 4 p.m. The story about the efforts to get this
crossing repaired is in today's edition.
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watch as Elvis, a giant saltwater crocodile,
swims next to a lawn mower in his pool at the
Australian Reptile Park at Gosford,
Australia, on Wednesday. The
16-foot (5-meter), 1,100-pound
(500-kilogram) crocodile lunged out of the
lagoon at a park worker tending to the lawn
and took the mower.
photo by Libby Bain
"Cranky croc steals Aussie zoo worker's lawn
allowed crews to
fix the roof on
the Logan County
flat roof was
showing signs of
leaks in ceiling
tiles, and in a
were at the
ready if a heavy
rain hit the
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workers install 288 sparkling new Waterford Crystal triangles featuring this
year's "Let There Be Friendship" design on the Times Square New Year's Eve
Ball in New York on Tuesday. The crystals, designed and crafted
by Waterford artisans, feature a pattern that represents friends holding
hands around the world.
Watch your baby's cues.
If your baby starts to seem over-stimulated, it may be
time to sneak off to a quiet room for some one-on-one
time for the two of you. Some babies are sensitive to
too much activity, so if baby seems to need time…enjoy
that little break together.
For more information,
contact the breastfeeding peer counselor at the Logan
County Department of Public Health, 217-735-2317, ext.