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“Several cyclists in the area have been been attacked, knocked to the ground and had their bikes stolen in the past two weeks.”
“Several cars have been broken into this week. Watch out!”
“Flooding and mudslides are expected in your area due to abnormally heavy rainfall. Avoid driving through standing water on roads and watch out for downed power lines.”
“In the aftermath of the earthquake, FEMA will be posting recommended steps to take to stay safe and what you can do to help others.”
Abductions & Missing Persons
“A 6 year old was abducted by a white male in a red pickup truck, license plate #ABC123. Suspect is considered dangerous, please contact the Police immediately if you see this vehicle or one of the individuals in the attached pictures.”
“Multiple pets have been poisoned in your area. Please keep your pets inside and contact the Police if you see anything that might help identify the person responsible.”
“Significant delays on Acacia Avenue until Saturday due to roadwork.”
“Power outages are expected Thursday between 2PM and 5PM in your area due to electrical infrastructure maintenance.”
“An air quality alert has been issued for your area until 8PM. Outdoor activity should be avoided especially for sensitive groups including those with asthma and heart conditions.”
“I'm trying to get started gardening and have two brown thumbs! When should I start planting my heirloom tomatoes? Any advice would be immensely helpful!”
“I'm looking for recommendations for someone to paint our house who is honest, reliable and does good work.”
“Our monthly meet-up is gathering at the Warhammer Pub this Sunday afternoon and then we will be walking one of the nearby trails that circles back near the pub (approximately 3 miles.)”
“Affinity Informatics has an opening for a full-time software engineer with several years of experience.”
Lost & Found
“I found a set of keys at the mall today. If you've lost your keys please contact me with identifying information so I can verify these are yours!”
Items Wanted & Free
“Does anybody have a working hedge trimmer they want to get rid of for a good price?”
Help & Advice
“Does anybody have any suggestions for getting the smell of cat urine out of a pair of boots?”
“The annual 'clean up our parks' initiative is currently signing up volunteers. Please let us know if you can spare an hour or two on any weekend this month!”
Festivals & Expos
“The Pasta and Bluegrass Festival is a fun family event with 15 competitive pasta tastings, live music, a kids carnival with face painting, cotton candy and homemade desert.”
Music & Shows
“The 'Music on Main Street' event will be opening up this weekend. Tickets are $5 and proceeds will be donated to a local charity.”
Sports & Fitness
“Join us for our free Soccer and Basketball camp! This event is for boys and girls ages 9-13.”
“Join us for the annual Child Care and Development Conference where nearly 300 child care professionals will gather.”
Classes & Education
“Join us for a free beginner's yoga class on Thursday. Everything is provided, just bring yourself!”
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