Partly sunny and cool. The High will be close to 60 degrees.
Occupy Asheville camp site is attracting homeless, or have protesters invaded homeless encampment? Asheville Police have been called out at least three times to a former Occupy Asheville base camp about problems with homeless people. Security is a common concern at Occupy camps across the country as free food, medical attention and a shared political attracts homeless people. http://www.carolinalive.com/news/story.aspx?id=680627
A mother who lost her daughter in a car crash six months ago is now dealing with another loss, a stolen hard drive that contained many of the photos of her daughter. Fox 8 reporting that Robin Langley’s home was broken into recently and an external hard drive was taken. Sheriff’s deputies in Guilford County have two suspects in custody but they are not talking. BTW: 17-year-old Lynette Langley was killed in a car crash in April. http://www.myfox8.com/news/wghp-story-mothers-plea-for-photos-111030,0,4621095.story
More than 2 million people from Maryland to Maine are still without power after a freak snowstorm that hit the Northeast over the weekend. At least five deaths are blamed on the storm. Temperatures are expected to begin rising Monday and the heavy, wet snow will start melting. Power crews have been brought in from as far away as Michigan and Canada. http://apnews.myway.com/article/20111031/D9QN7UCO0.html
The U.N. has chosen October 31st to mark the symbolic seven-billionth baby being born today. Amid the millions of births and deaths around the world each day, it is impossible to pinpoint the arrival of the globe’s 7 billionth occupant.
Wake Forest Universitywill host its 17th annual Halloween Orchestra Concert at midnight in Brendle Recital Hall on campus. Free (ticket required) 758-5026
A California university has been given the OK to purchase church property of Crystal Cathedral, ending its $50 million bankruptcy crisis. The Crystal Cathedral filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last October. www.christianpost.com/news/crystal-cathedral-hopes-for-miracle-at-11th-hour-59828/
Fill a bag with books for $2 dollars. The Jonesville Public Library is hosting a used book sale through November 9th. Call 835-7604
John Piper, author of “What’s the Difference? Manhood and Womanhood Defined According to the Bible”, explained why men should be the leaders in their homes and the church. www.christianpost.com/news/john-piper-explains-why-women-shouldnt-lead-men-59818/
Road construction in Greensboro: One lane ofSandy Ridge Road near Gallimore Dairy Road will be closed from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m through mid-December as crews build a new left-turn lane.
VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150
QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”
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