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Tragically, Mario Reyes, 59, lost his life while trying to cross the street to catch a bus, on his way home from his night job. Reyes was stuck by a car driven by the Cleveland Browns wide receiver, Donte' Stallworth.
The survival of Nick Schuyler, who endured almost two days at sea after a boating accident that probably cost two National Football League players and another person their lives, was nothing short of a miracle, his doctor said.
Coast Guard spokesman Captain Tim Close announced, in a press conference at 4 p.m. Tuesday, that they will suspend their search for three missing boaters in the Gulf of Mexico at sundown today.
Ron Del Duca, agent for Detroit Lions defensive end Corey Smith, told CNN that Smith and Oakland Raiders linebacker Marquis Cooper were two of the four men missing since their boat disappeared on Saturday in waters off Clearwater, Florida.
Local professional golfer Jim Thorpe is in trouble for not paying his taxes. Thorpe is a resident of Heathrow and faces four counts of not filing an income tax return and three counts of failing to pay $1.6 million in income taxes.

West Indies Forge Ahead

After restricting England to a first innings total of 318, the West Indies, behind centuries from captain Christopher Gayle and Ramnaresh Sarwan and useful scores from Brendan Nash and Denesh Ramdin, closed the third day on 352-7, 34 runs ahead in the first Digicel Test at Sabina Park.
''It's not about the money,'' Parcells said. ``I've got more money than I can spend.''

Magic vs. San Antonio

by Lydia Daniel Orlando Magic vs San Antonio Spurs Jameer Nelson carried the game on his back scoring 24 points.  The Magic kept a commanding lead through out the entire game. Dwight Howard also assisted the Magic with 14 points and 13 rebound.  The final total...

Lydia Goes to a Magic Game

Local fan, Lydia Daniel covered an Orlando Magic game for on December 5th, see her comments here