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Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
The former Showcase Cinemas complex has been torn down in
west Toledo, and going in its place are two hotels, a couple of restaurants and
some new retail space.
Groundbreaking was held Tuesday for the $25 million Secor
Village development project. Mayor Bell and three council members joined Key
Hotel and Property Management to break ground, marking the start of
construction on a Hampton Inn and Suites, expected to open in July of 2014.
Later this year, work is also scheduled to begin on a
Holiday Inn Express, to open in December, 2014.
Local developer Steve Roumaya says he's pleased the city
is extending Executive Parkway just east of Secor Road to provide better access
to the property. He says the need is out there to serve corporate clients.
"The need for these hotels, we're building in the
high-end corporate hotel, which is the [University of Toledo], Toledo Hospital
requiring a newer hotel," Roumaya said. "We worked with them, we met with
When completed, the two hotels are expected to hire
roughly 100 people. Roumaya says deals are in the works to bring two
restaurants and some retailers to the site.