Motorists are off the hook for more than 900 speeding tickets automatically issued by a mobile police camera in southwest
The camera had been stationed in a park in
on April 2 at the same time a youth soccer tournament, the Mid-American Soccer Classic, was being held. Hamilton
Police Chief Neil Ferdelman tells that he canceled the tickets because of the tournament, which he says drew many out-of-towners who were unaware the camera was in use.
The tournament's director says there would have been consequences for next year's event if
had decided to pursue the tickets. Hamilton
At $95 each, the 900 tickets would have totaled more than $86,000. The chief says 70 of the tickets were mailed. Those motorists have been sent letters telling them: never mind.
Cooking oil mess gives city the smell of french fries
Approximately 30 gallons of used cooking oil has been spilled over several streets in
city, leaving behind the smell of french fries. Cranston, Rhode Island
Cranston Deputy Fire Chief Keith Newman said that the soybean oil was kept in 5-gallon containers that apparently fell off a truck. Firefighters found the containers in four spots around
The cooking oil was spilled along an entire block of one street, a mess left for environmental officials to clean up.
Two year old served at Olive Garden
Olive Garden restaurants are making changes after a toddler was served alcoholic sangria instead of orange juice at a
News of the incident comes after an Applebee's in
accidentally served a margarita to another toddler. Michigan
Orlando, Fla.-based Darden Restaurants says the mix-up happened March 31 in
Jill VanHeest says she took her 2-year-old son Nikolai to the hospital after his eyes turned red and dilated and he began acting up. She said he was given fluids and released a couple hours later with no lasting effects.
VanHeest's attorney contacted the news media in
after reports of the Applebee's incident this week. Florida
said it will now mix sangria individually to order, instead of in batches as it had before. Olive Gardens