Arrest in mass shooting outside Miami banquet hall that left 3 dead and 20 injured

Police have made an arrest in connection with a mass shooting outside a Miami banquet hall that left three people dead and 20 injured earlier this year. Davonte Barnes, 22, of Miami Gardens, was sentenced Thursday night on three counts of first degree murder and 20 counts of attempted murder, Miami-Dade County Jail records show. He is currently being held …

The Elbert files: Thank you, John III

John Ruan III, who died earlier this month at the age of 78, was a talented businessman who, along with his wife Janis, succeeded in dramatically improving the quality of life in Des Moines. They did so despite having lived almost two decades in the shadow of John III’s larger-than-life father, also named John, a self-made man. Elder Ruan’s father, …

Work on the Marshall Gardens community project is well advanced

WORK to breathe new life into Marshall Gardens, opposite the Warrington Cenotaph, as a place of peace and reflection, is now well underway. After an initial clean-up of the site, supported by local volunteers, the City Council’s environment team is now on site for the first key stage of the renovation which, over the next few months, will see the …

Pre-Winter Perennial Pruning Tips | Home

Foliage and football might be two things people instantly associate with fall, but this beloved season isn’t all about brightly colored leaves and action on the grill. Gardeners know spring is a great time to plan and plant their favorite flowers and the tastiest fruits and vegetables. However, seasoned gardeners know that gardening is a year round commitment. Pruning is …

Judge rejects petition to delay trial in Chinese woman’s death

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Vegetation found on a Columbia man’s boots places him at the site where his Chinese wife’s body was found in MarchBoone County District Attorney Dan Knight said in a hearing Thursday. Knight said experts from the Missouri Botanical Garden associated juniper needles on Joseph Elledge’s boots where Mengqi Ji’s body was found in a park near …

Sunday is no longer a disposable selling day for Darden

Sunday is no longer a day of rest for Darden Restaurants Inc., especially in its fine dining division, with weekend sales increasing since the COVID pandemic, according to Darden CEO Gene Lee. “Sunday has become a legitimate food sale day, which was really kind of a throwaway day before COVID, unless you’re in convention town and the convention starts on …

Points to Focus on for Long Term Success – Bulk Solids Handling

The global gardening equipment market The report provides a comprehensive analysis of key market trends in the global gardening equipment market. It also includes a discussion on historical trends, current market conditions, competitive landscape, growth opportunities, and factual challenges. The report quantifies the market share held by key players of the industry and provides an in-depth view of the competitive …

GSO community anticipates 100 Afghans will arrive in town

Featured Photo: Dozens of people gathered at the New Garden Friends Meeting House to learn more about how to help Afghans who will come to the city in the coming weeks. (photo by Nicole Zelniker) Soon, around 100 Afghans are expected to relocate to Greensboro, and all will need help. On September 18, dozens of Greensboro residents gathered behind the …