law enforcement officials

Hurricane Dolly Rips into South Texas

Article: Hurricane Dolly Rips into South Texas

AUSTIN, Texas, July 23, 2008 (ENS) – Hurricane Dolly tore into South Texas early Wednesday afternoon with driving rain and sustained winds near 100 miles per hour, ripping roofs off houses and hotels and dropping power lines. The eye of Hurricane Dolly made landfall over southern Padre Island as a borderline category one to category…

Hazwaste a Threat to Chicago's Bridgeport Neighborhood

Article: Hazwaste a Threat to Chicago's Bridgeport Neighborhood

CHICAGO, Illinois, April 30, 2008 (ENS) – A defunct metal plating company in a Chicago residential area has left its property littered with drums full of hazardous waste that state environmental officials warn are a danger to the surrounding community. Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Director Doug Scott has asked the state Attorney General’s Office to…