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100th Anniversary Of Passenger Pigeon Extinction

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Today, September 1st, 2014 marks 100 years since the passenger pigeon went extinct, something thought unthinkable until it actually happened. 197 more words

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Local Psychologist Writes Memoir About Dealing With Mentally Ill Family Members

By John Ostapkovich

GLASSBORO, N.J. (CBS) – We’ve come a long way dealing with many diseases, but a memoir from a South Jersey psychologist focuses on one that thrives in silence. 357 more words

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Author Pens Book On Man Who Changed The Way Pornography Is Treated Under Law

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – In this age of the anything-goes internet, it may seem quaint to think of a time when someone could go to jail for publishing naughty books. 248 more words

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City Program Helps Businesses Install Private Security Cameras To Assist Police

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia residents and businesses have been helping police identify criminal suspects and even prevent crime through a surveillance camera program. 299 more words

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Boy Finds Prehistoric Bit of Weaponry on LBI Beach

By John Ostapkovich

BEACH HAVEN, N.J. (CBS) — A Virginia boy vacationing on Long Beach Island came away with a souvenir not sold in stores: an ancient projectile point he found on the beach. 139 more words

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Construction On Schedule At Future Site Of American Revolution Museum

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Things are progressing nicely toward completion of the Museum of the American Revolution in Old City, Philadelphia.

Grand opening is still set for late 2016 or early 2017, says president and CEO Michael Quinn. 124 more words

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Parents Of College Students Spending Hundreds On High Tech Gear For Their Kids

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The National Retail Federation says parents of college students will spend a little more than $700 buying stuff so their kids can live in a dorm room. 207 more words

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