#missingkids | 1918 pandemic: Amid tales of woe, story of a woman who wanted a child so bad she stole one may be the saddest

The Spanish Influenza Epidemic of 1918 was one of the most devastating events in human history, killing an estimated 20 to 50 million people worldwide. Like everywhere else, Syracuse felt the pain, with 900 deaths reported in the city. One of the saddest stories to emerge locally involved a young…

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#missingkids | Crime Reports | Walterboro Live

Two arrested for stealing dieselDeputies responded to the I-95 southbound rest area on March 24 after a person reported someone was stealing fuel from semi-trucks.A witness pointed out the two men she said were taking the fuel from other trucks and putting it in their own semi-truck. Deputies allegedly found…

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#missingkids | Jeanne Jakle: ‘Mad Men,’ ‘Mrs. Maisel’ and more TV shows to take you away while you’re stuck at home

“The lights are much brighter there. “You can forget all your troubles, forget all your cares …” Yes, the song is about downtown. But that’s not where you’ll find comfort and joy during the current public health crisis, which has robbed us, for now anyway, of outside distractions and interactions….

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#missingkids | Wellesley Police log: Sick raccoon euthanized; cops find missing people

It’s another quiet, arrest-free week for the Wellesley, Mass., Police log with fewer people out and about taking part in shenanigans. Here’s what the police sent for the period of March 18-20. Attention attorneys: It would be a crime not to support Swellesley. Here’s how to Advertise and/or Donate to support our independent journalism venture….

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