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  • We have over 50,000 books and other materials (cds, dvd/Blu Ray, periodicals, etc).
  • Local, State and National  newspapers and magazines
  • Free WI-FI, and a public use computer lab with printer access.
  • Xbox 360 and Teen Computers in our Young Adult Room.
  • Awesome children's room with child-friendly games and computers.
  • We can copy, scan, print & fax (all for a nominal charge). 
  • Monthly youth orientated programs
 and a whole lot more....just ask




We also have an extensive  Research Room and a Wonderful   Bookstore!








 



 

AP Top Headlines At 10:25 p.m. EDT

AP Top Headlines At 10:25 p.m. EDT

1 - CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines
2 - Nigeria declared Ebola-free; `spectacular success'
3 - White House opposes Nazi benefit payments
4 - 10 Things to Know for Tuesday
5 - Turkey says it helps Kurdish fighters enter Syria
6 - Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings
7 - Colorado proposes edible pot ban, then retreats
8 - Politicians join protest outside Met over opera
9 - Not so fast cordcutters_cable's not going anywhere
10 - GOP governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away
1 - CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines

ATLANTA (AP) -- Federal health officials on Monday issued new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients....

10/20/2014 9:24:55 PM

2 - Nigeria declared Ebola-free; `spectacular success'

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) -- Water laced with salt and sugar, and gallons of the nasty-tasting stuff....

10/20/2014 2:33:14 PM

3 - White House opposes Nazi benefit payments

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Nazis should not be getting the Social Security benefits they are receiving as they age overseas, the White House said Monday, responding to an Associated Press investigation that revealed millions of dollars have been paid to war-crimes suspects and former SS guards who left the U.S. for Europe....

10/20/2014 8:01:20 PM

4 - 10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:...

10/20/2014 9:11:47 PM

5 - Turkey says it helps Kurdish fighters enter Syria

SURUC, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey said it was helping Iraqi Kurdish fighters cross into Syria to support their brethren fighting Islamic State militants in a key border town, although activists inside embattled Kobani said no forces had arrived by Monday evening, raising questions about whether the mission was really underway....

10/20/2014 4:40:48 PM

6 - Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings

GARY, Ind. (AP) -- Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found in northwest Indiana over the weekend said Monday they believe it is the work of a serial killer, and that the suspect has indicated there could be more victims going back 20 years....

10/20/2014 7:12:33 PM

7 - Colorado proposes edible pot ban, then retreats

DENVER (AP) -- Colorado health authorities suggested banning many forms of edible marijuana, including brownies and cookies, then whipsawed away from the suggestion Monday after it went public....

10/20/2014 7:56:48 PM

8 - Politicians join protest outside Met over opera

NEW YORK (AP) -- Politicians including former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and Reps. Carolyn Maloney and Peter King joined a crowd of demonstrators outside the Metropolitan Opera on Monday as part of an ongoing protest over an opera focused on the death of a Jewish man that critics say glorifies his Palestinian killers....

10/20/2014 9:57:11 PM

9 - Not so fast cordcutters_cable's not going anywhere

NEW YORK (AP) -- Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tired of paying big fees for hundreds of channels they never watch just to have access to a few favorite shows might be expected to start cancelling cable service in droves. Get Netflix, throw in HBO, add a network here and there - why would anyone sign up now for cable?...

10/20/2014 6:05:28 PM

10 - GOP governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away

WASHINGTON (AP) -- While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don't see the law going away....

10/20/2014 8:39:49 PM


 

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