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2010-06-07 10:09:00

SALEM, Mass., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Energy New England announced Monday that it will sell the City of Salem the 2-acre Blaney Street property that is home to the Salem Ferry. The city will use a grant from the Massachusetts Seaport Advisory Council to purchase the property that is adjacent to Dominion's Salem Harbor Power Station for $1.7 million. "The Blaney Street site is crucial to the city's waterfront redevelopment plans, and the city has long expressed an interest in...

2008-02-12 12:00:30

By Jeremy Pawloski, The Olympian, Olympia, Wash. Feb. 12--OLYMPIA -- A 29-year-old Olympia man pleaded not guilty Monday to allegations he participated in the kidnapping of a romantic rival. The victim was shot at, robbed and threatened by the defendant's accomplice, court papers state. Kalin Ross Hollingbery, 29, who lives on Miter Drive in Olympia, pleaded not guilty to first-degree kidnapping while armed with a deadly weapon; first-degree robbery while armed with a deadly weapon;...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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