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  • Ithaca fires back with its support for gun laws

    03/09/2013 11:46:50 AM PST · by Behind Liberal Lines · 31 replies
    © Copyright 2007-2013 Barrington Broadcasting Group, LLC ^ | Posted: 03.08.2013 at 6:44 PM | by Alex Resila
    ITHACA -- Many areas in New York State are calling for a repeal of new gun control laws. With over thirty counties asking for this to be overturned, the city of Ithaca is standing alongside Governor Cuomo The Ithaca Common Council knows that this is a step in the right direction as they passed a resolution unanimously Wednesday night. Being a liberal leaning city, some people are not surprised where their city stands with the new laws. Judy Scarpella has been a taxpayer with Ithaca for many years and she is used to the way that her city does business....
  • LAT: City Plans a Texas-Size Send-Off for Guard Troops Headed to Iraq

    12/31/2004 9:28:06 AM PST · by OESY · 44 replies · 1,844+ views
    Yahoo/Los Angeles Times ^ | December 31, 2004 | Edwin Chen
    <p>WACO, Texas — Not far from the ranch where President Bush is spending the holidays, the impact of the war in Iraq is being driven home in this city of 113,000.</p> <p>In the biggest single call-up of the Texas National Guard since World War II, 3,300 citizen-soldiers are preparing to ship out for a year of combat duty in Iraq, the largest contingent to date that the state has sent there.</p>
  • Former Raider With ALS Wants To Help Others

    07/19/2003 2:52:58 PM PDT · by FlJoePa · 3 replies · 2,838+ views
    Dalls Morning News ^ | 7-18-03 | Kevin Blackstone
    Former Raider with ALS wants to help others 07/19/2003 It's not supposed to happen to guys like Steve Smith. Not to a guy who once scored two touchdowns in a remarkable come-from-behind win for the Raiders on Monday Night Football. Not to a guy who was on two of Joe Paterno's national championship teams. It's not supposed to happen to a guy who is the father of 13-year-old Dante and 11-year-old Jazmin and husband to wonderful Chie. Not a guy who prays and believes. Not a guy who is 38. You watch Steve Smith slide his body, inch by inch,...