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Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Illa and Annis Boggs to Julia Boggs-McCombs, lot 19, Homewood Park.R. Brian and Cara Pasco to Melissa Kushner, metes, Smithfield Township.Steve Pavlov (deceased) to Deborah Pavlov, 0.605 acre, Mount Pleasant Township.Donna ...

Market Basket film nears release

BOSTON (AP) - One of the most remarkable work stoppages in U.S. labor history will soon be the subject of a documentary film."Food Fight: Inside the Battle for Market Basket" is being edited and is scheduled to be released in the fall, said director Jay Childs, a New Hampshire-based film maker ...

FDA weighs rules for liquid nicotine

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal health officials are considering whether to require new warnings and child-resistant packaging on liquid nicotine formulas used with e-cigarettes and other emerging tobacco products.The Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it is responding to an uptick in nicotine ...

Former BP engineer should get new trial

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A former BP engineer is entitled to a new trial on an obstruction of justice charge stemming from an investigation of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling that granted Kurt ...

Ruling allows earthquake lawsuit to go to trial

An Oklahoma woman can pursue a jury trial after she was injured when her fireplace crumbled in an earthquake she claims was caused by saltwater waste pumped into the ground, the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.The move further exposes the energy industry in Oklahoma to trials over such ...

Brooke students learned through workplace visits

WELLSBURG - In April, many area businesses teamed with Brooke High School's administration and staff to provide 30 students with a firsthand look at careers that interested them.The Job Shadowing Day was provided through the school's introduction to technology, careers and personal finance ...

Quick Takes

LEADERSHIP AWARD: Linda Cattrell, an employee of First Choice Community Federal Credit Union in Weirton, received the 2015 Chapter Leadership Award from the West Virginia Credit Union League during its annual meeting in Charleston.An employee of First Choice since 1993, she is the executive ...

Wheeling uses new atrial fib treatment

WHEELING Physicians at Wheeling Hospital began this week to use cryoballoon ablation to restore normal heart rhythm in patients with atrial fibrillation.The procedure locates and freezes the heart tissue causing the irregular heartbeat through the use of a balloon catheter. The minimally ...

Wheeling Hospital earns Gold Award for inpatient cardiac care

WHEELING - Wheeling Hospital has been recognized by the American Heart Association for quick and effective treatment of inpatient cardiac arrest.The hospital received the Get With the Guidelines-Resuscitation Gold Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the AHA ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Everett E. Dillon (deceased) to Carol Dillon and Everett Dillon Jr., lots 103-104, Overlook Hills.Francis Duska (deceased) to Kenneth Duska, lot 4, Eastview.Robert and Cynthia Sagrilla to GIN JO Inc., part outlots 5 and 9, ...