Category : Southeast

Southeast / Tennessee - 2 weeks ago

Aretha Franklin wants you to know she is not dying

(Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images) Aretha Franklin is not here for people who keep saying she is on her deathbed. “I’m doing well generally, all tests have come back good,” the Queen of Soul told . “I’ve lost a lot of weight due to side...

Southeast / Virginia - 2 weeks ago

Best Bets for the weekend

1. Cane Boil and Fiddlefest: The center’s annual event combines the traditions of Thanksgiving and fall harvest with a celebration of the American musical influences of fiddle, banjo and string-band music during the Longleaf Pine Youth Fiddle Conte...

Southeast / Virginia - 2 weeks ago

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By Chris Baldwin
 Staff writer Residential curbside collection for garbage, recycling and yard trash will be delayed by one day so today's collection will occur on Saturday. The regular collection schedule will resume Monday. The five Alachua Count...

Southeast / Virginia - 2 weeks ago

Sewer stench plagues downtown businesses

Andrew Caplan @AACaplan On any given day, at any moment, a foul stench will creep up from a sewer into one of Gainesville’s oldest downtown buildings, where several businesses are located. The issue has been going on for more than six months. Emplo...

Southeast / Georgia - 2 weeks ago

3 Easy Ways to #BuyBlack on Black Friday

Before we cut into that juicy baked or fried turkey for Thanksgiving, many of us are already planning our Black Friday Shopping spree. Black Friday is regarded as the first day of Christmas shopping. Although it is not an official holiday, several s...

Southeast / Georgia - 2 weeks ago

Is this the last Black Friday?

This could be a make-or-break holiday shopping season for some of America’s retailers. Economic conditions are good — unemployment is the lowest it’s been in 17 years, and credit is cheap and easily available. And shoppers are expected to spend mor...