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White House Asks Guggenheim for a Van Gogh, Gets Offered a Golden Toilet

… at the time — but there was a newly available work she could offer as a substitute. Maurizio Cattelan’s America, a fully functional 18-karat-gold toilet, was ending its yearlong run as a publicly available piece of plumbing in a fifth-floor bathroom, and with the artist’s permission, she was happy to offer it to …
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Thieves Pry Open Truck, Steal Brass Fixtures In Downers Grove

DOWNERS GROVE, IL — Police in Downers Grove are looking for a suspect or suspects who pried open a storage compartment on a locked truck and stole brass plumbing fixtures. The incident took place at Jay’s Plumbing, 1509 Ogden Ave., on Jan. 11. According to police, an employee reported the burglary after arriving at the scene to find the work truck had been badly damaged. Police found evidence of pry marks on the doors to the truck’s four locked compartments. One door had been completely pried off the frame and removed, police say. Two other doors had damaged latches and were left open when …
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Editorial: Students’ education should be focus of 2018 election

As budget season for Carroll County Public Schools and county government begins to ramp up, and as more candidates begin to file for public office as the Feb. 27 deadline approaches, it’s becoming clear that education will again be a hot topic, although we think the focus needs to be more on providing the best experience for the students, and far less discussion on buildings. Don’t get us wrong — those things are important, too. Revamping the Carroll County Career and Technology Center and “right-sizing” the school system by shuttering buildings and redistricting are all significant…
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Police warn about hiring workers on social media after plumber accused in teen’s rape

A Fox 17 News safety alert as a midstate plumber has been accused of raping a 14-year-old girl inside her home. Police said Derek Justin Townsend faces a rape charge and the way this plumber got the repair job could change the way you do business. Hired by a Goodlettsville mother to do plumbing …
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Federal shutdown short-lived but looms over immigration debate

Cody Hooks The Bureau of Land Management, the federal agency that operates the Río Grande del Norte National Monument, did not close recreation areas as it has in previous government shutdowns. As Congress wrangled over a spending bill and debated short- and long-term fixes for the immigration system, the federal government shut down for three days, impacting various federal offices in the Taos area. The government “shut down” Saturday (Jan. 20) at midnight because lawmakers had not passed a temporary funding bill. It lasted until late in the day Monday (Jan. 22), when Presid…
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Tri-County Home Show features and trends

GIRARD, Ohio – The A to Z Drain Tri-County Home Show is showcasing the latest home features and trends January 26 through 28 at the Metroplex Expo Center in Liberty.  The show will feature over 100 exhibitors that specialize in home remodeling and decor in the Trumbull, Mahoning and Mercer County areas.  Doors will open at 10 A.M. each day. The event ends on Friday and Saturday at 6 P.M. and Sunday at 5 P.M. Hundreds of vendor booths will be at the show, a large majority of them staffed by business owners or employees. Demos and discounts will be available at the home show that are …
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 Posted on : January 26, 2018

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