Justice Dept. opens Baltimore police probe; 1K protest

...through. Another female family member collapsed in tears and was also helped away.As the sun fell, some protesters lit candles and the demonstration peacefully dispersed. More protests were planned for later in the week.Gray, 25, was taken into...
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Gastineau Apartments fire: Arson or accident?

The Gastineau Apartments were supposed to have been shuttered after a fire caused by an unattended candle ripped through the building two years ago.Deemed unsafe and uninhabitable by smoke and fire damage, its 50 or so residents were...
Events observe 150 years since Civil War's unofficial end

...delivered over a plain wooden coffin representing Reynolds' remains, a 100-member gospel choir will sing spirituals and 4,600 candles will be lit to represent the slaves in Appomattox County who were emancipated by Lee's surrender to Grant, his Union counterpart...
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A year after kidnap of schoolgirls, hope fades

...better. We want our girls now and alive," said Solamipe Onifade, 16.A vigil was held after sundown, with people holding candles and singing.The gunmen initially seized 276 girls, but several dozen managed to escape as the militants transported them...
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Living & Growing: Celebrating Nowruz

...and dried fruit. There are other items that have become frequent decorations on the Haft Seen table, such as a mirror and candles, decorated eggs, a bowl of water with a goldfish in it, a Quran or book of Hafiz poetry.Nowruz begins 13 days of festivities...
CCFR: Unattended candle caused downtown fire

...floor of a downtown apartment building last week was a burning candle left unattended.Fire Marshal Daniel Jager said in a release...the Gastineau Apartments, 127 South Franklin Street, left a candle burning in a bedroom. The fire began on the floor and spread...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015

...responded to a false fire alarm on F Street (alarm was activated by a power outage) and investigated the reported smell of candle wax on Twelve Street. A faint odor was found, but no smoke or fire was seen, so no further action was taken.Fraud? At...
Candle causes small apartment fire

JUNEAU - An unattended candle led to a small fire in a Douglas...said some material fell into a candle and started a larger fire on...reminder to be cautious around candles. The wind can blow a curtain...never ever, ever leave a candle burning while sleeping...
Photo: Lighting a candle

Keith Pahlke lights a candle on Oct. 5 at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week.
Photo: Building sand candles

...Lane, 5, during an outing to Sandy Beach on Friday. Aide Hannah Brockmann, left, helps hang wicks for the sand molded candles. RALLY, which stands for Recreation, Arts, Learning, and Leadership for Youth, is a state-licensed, school-age care...


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