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Boy Scout marked canoe trail to help lost kayakers
Published 06/06/2007 at 1:07 p.m.
A lost kayaker’s rescue inspired a Boy Scout to start a project that would make it easier for future rescues in a state park.
Hurricane shelter for pets opening soon
Published 06/05/2007 at 9:24 p.m.
Pet owners have a new place to seek shelter for their pets this hurricane season. An emergency pet shelter hosted by Collier County Domestic Animal Services will soon be available at North Collier Regional Park for pet owners and their ...
Love bug season leaves telltale splats
Published 05/24/2007 at 6:54 p.m.
Love bugs live, fly and die in pairs. That’s romantic. But the romance doesn’t appeal to those who have love bug remains splattered on their windshields that are hard to clean off even with car wash soaps.
Postal patrons line up for 2-cent stamps
Published 05/14/2007 at 5:36 p.m.
Area post offices did a steady business Monday, selling 2-cent stamps to go with the old 39-cent stamps and offering the new “Forever” stamp.
Wildlife flee flames from brush fires
Published 05/11/2007 at 2:21 p.m.
Unlike the movie "Bambi," where forest animals hurriedly fled a wildfire, wildlife in Southwest Florida have a better nose for flames and are smart enough to flee before the 17,000-acre brush fire in the Picayune Strand State Forest spreads to ...
Naples resident plans to stay at Va. Tech
Updated 04/19/2007 at 7:42 a.m.
Virginia Tech sophomore Brandon Corace from Naples attended the candlelight vigil Tuesday night to mourn his 33 fellow schoolmates and professors killed in the deadliest campus shooting in U.S. history.
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