Authorities are investigating an apparent murder-suicide at a home in Salem County.

Police officers responded to a home on Davis Street in Pennsville Township at about 5 p.m. Monday for a well-being check and got no response at the door, according to township police.

They spoke to the person who had called police and neighbors who reported hearing a loud noise — which they described as a possible gunshot — prior to making the call. The neighbors described past arguments between a man and woman in the home and believed the woman had recently moved out of the residence, police

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44 Stylish Face Masks That Make A Statement

Fashion has a way of taking our core wardrobe essentials and turning them into statement pieces. Consider the trusty trench coat: originally created to shield soldiers from the elements but, over time, turned into one of the most distinctive utility apparel items a person could own. It’s no surprise, then, that the face coverings we’ve been advised by the CDC to wear for minimizing the spread of COVID-19 have been embraced by the fashion world. Masks may still feel like an unusual addition to our daily routines because of the way

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Bob Cook, DCCS Foundation, Dave Brady, Brady & Associates and DCCS Foundation, Brian Fitzgerald, Carson Valley Arts Council and DCCS Foundation, Scott Morgan, Douglas County Community Services Director and Gary Dove, DCCS Foundation.


Flush with a cool grand, the chairman of the Douglas County Community Services Foundation used it to name two family restrooms at the Senior Center after two other people.

Bob Cook donated $1,000 for the naming rights to the two family restrooms in the center.

“What better way to honor someone or some organization, than to have their name showcased for a year above these much-used doors,”

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It’s a dozen years since the High Line, a narrow strip of park on an abandoned elevated train line, opened on Manhattan’s West Side and was swiftly embraced as a local resort and an international destination, as well as becoming a powerful if flowery engine of commerce. Other cities around the world have been inspired by the project’s success—and by that of the Promenade Plantée, in Paris, which transformed an old rail line and viaduct into a civilized retreat in 1993—to revivify abandoned infrastructure of their own. Sydney has the Goods Line, which turned a former heavy-goods rail line into

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Initially, faith leaders and voting rights advocates singled out several companies they criticized for saying nothing or offering bland statements about election restrictions. After Coca-Cola and Delta Air Lines issued scathing statements opposing a sweeping elections rewrite, the faith leaders shifted their focus to other firms that hadn’t waded into the debate.

The new law requires voters to verify their identification to request an absentee ballot, shortens early voting before runoff elections, curbs the use of ballot drop boxes, tightens the window for requesting an absentee ballot and gives the GOP-controlled Legislature new powers over local election offices.

Gov. Brian

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“I would think that people are fascinated with something new. Something created by somebody that they’ve never seen before—and once again, when I was building it I didn’t even know what I was creating,” Griego said.

When Griego moved in, he started painting the home, but it wasn’t good enough. That’s when he started piecing together a spaceship wall and fireplace. Over the years, things started to fall into place. The entire creation is his own except for the murals. 

“When you are creative within yourself, you don’t have any rules, you don’t have any guidelines,” he said. “All

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