"They was a throwback, because they liked to play outside," said Byron Brown, who last saw the boys when he took them to the sprinkler playground at Dell Holmes Park in St. Petersburg about three months ago. "Most kids these days like to stay inside.".
Trevett Hooper stands in the empty space that would serve as the bandstand at Legume in Oakland. Mr. Hooper is just one of many restaurant owners who have elected not to hire live musicians to avoid paying steep licensing fees.
Patients at Walden Rehab Center on Main Street in Concord had to be evacuated onto a school bus Tuesday morning after a small fire in the electrical system connected to the emergency generator broke out on the first floor at the facility.