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Super Senior: Ralph Farnsworth

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It seems we live in a throwaway society. But there’s a man in Addison County who saves just about everything. Joe Carroll got a tour of the collection amassed by Super Senior Ralph Farnsworth. ……….. Source: Super Senior: Ralph Farnsworth

Inside Vermont’s 1st hybrid operating room

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Vermont’s first hybrid operating room is up and running at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington. And for many patients that can mean one stop shopping: two different procedures can be done during one visit to the OR. ……….. Source: Inside Vermont’s 1st hybrid operating room

Deal near for flood gauges in Lake Champlain basin

Officials say an agreement is near to keep a series of U.S. Geological Survey river gauges in the Lake Champlain basin in Vermont and New York from being shut down due to budget concerns. ……….. Source: Deal near for flood gauges in Lake Champlain basin

People’s United Bank: Finding Investment Advisors

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Choosing the right investment advisor can be difficult. People’s United Bank Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice President John Conlon explains how to make this decision a little easier. ……….. Source: People’s United Bank: Finding Investment Advisors

Saranac Lake Volunteer Fire Department Ladder Truck Pump Test

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No putting out fires Thursday Morning. Instead, the Saranac Lake Fire Department attracted some attention with their annual Ladder Truck Pump Tests. The flumes of water created by the two pumps were aimed back into Lake Flower and with the help of the sun, created quite the array of rainbows and from many different points…

NY police: Businessman fires in office, flees

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GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — A disgruntled vendor walked into a suburban light fixture company where he had done business and opened fire Wednesday, killing one employee, wounding another person and leading to the lockdown of a nearby mall, police said. The gunman fled in a white SUV toward the Roosevelt Field mall in Garden City…

Woburn Man Arrested In NY After Stabbing At Salem State University

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SALEM (CBS) — A man who police say jumped on a Salem State University shuttle bus and slashed two people late Wednesday morning has been arrested in New York. The bus where two people were slashed Wednesday morning. (Credit: Carl Stevens/WBZ-TV) The attack happened around 11 a.m. on Loring Avenue as the bus turned into…

NYPD Seeks Suspect In Connection With 1992 Brooklyn Murder

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NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — The NYPD has asked the public for help in tracking down a man wanted in connection with a murder that took place in 1992. On July 28, 1992, shortly after 10 p.m., Henderson Griffith, 23, was shot in the chest at the corner of Strauss Street and Lott Avenue in the Brownsville…

I-Team: Walgreens Accused Of Overcharging Customers

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BOSTON (CBS) – Walgreens is one of the nation’s largest retailers, and they’ve got a big problem on their hands. Across the country, they’re being accused of overcharging customers. Their weekly flyer features all kinds of great deals. Use a Walgreens reward card, and you will save even more. Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster found…

NYC may bar social media demands by employers

NEW YORK — Job-seekers in New York City could keep their private lives on social media off-limits to prospective employers under a proposal local lawmakers are discussing. A City Council committee held a hearing on it Wednesday. The plan would bar employers from demanding prospective hires or current employees allow access to their non-public postings…