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Archive for September, 2009

Toyota recalling nearly 4 million vehicles

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

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Toyota is issuing the largest recall in the auto company’s history. They are recalling nearly four million vehicles in the United States.

The problem: A removable floor mat that could interfere with the vehicle’s accelerator and cause a crash.

Toyota says owners should take out the floor mats on the driver’s side and not replace them.

Contact your local Toyota dealer for more information.

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Toyota is issuing the largest recall in the auto company’s history. They are recalling nearly four million vehicles in the United States.

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NC-based gardening, cooking show to air in 2010

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

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LENOIR, N.C. — Production has begun on a North Carolina-based television show about gardening, cooking and entertaining, Southern style.

Homerun Entertainment said production has begun on the show titled “Southern Fresh with Tim & Jan,” hosted by Tim Haas and Jan Kirby. The show is scheduled to begin airing on the RFD-TV
network in early 2010.

The series is produced by Los Angeles-based Homerun Entertainment, which also produces shows for the Food Network and WE: Women’s Entertainment, among others.

Each episode of “Southern Fresh” starts in the garden, where Kirby gives information and tips. From there, the two head into the kitchen, where Haas, a chef, demonstrates how to cook various dishes highlighting what Kirby has just picked from the garden.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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Production has begun on a North Carolina-based television show about gardening, cooking and entertaining, Southern style.

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Poplar Grove Plantation cancels Christmas event

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

By K.J. Williams Citydesk@StarNewsOnline.com

Rainy weather coincided with the nonprofit foundation’s fundraisers that support the living history museum, lowering attendance and drenching profits.

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MyReporter answers – How did Scotts Hill get its name?

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

According to local historian Nola Nadeau, Scotts Hill was named for a family named Scott who (surprise!) lived on a knoll or hill in the vicinity of what is now the Old Scotts Hill AME Church.

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New Hanover Sheriff’s Office to destroy courthouse contraband

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

Wilmington | New Hanover County sheriff’s deputies assigned to the security of the New Hanover County Courthouse regularly confiscate items not allowed in the facility.

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