Articles Archive for 4 July 2009
July 3, 2009-Laredo, TX-the Laredo Broncos gave up 3 long balls as they lost
to the San Angelo Colts by a score of 8-3 at Veterans Field, on Friday.
The Colts jumped out to the early lead in the 1st inning. With 1 out Jason
Diaz walked and then stole 2nd base. Ronnie Gaines followed with a walk
putting runners on 1st and 2nd. Bryan Frichter then singled into left field
scoring Diaz and moving Gaines to 2nd. Jason Landreth emptied the bases
with a 3 run home run, his 6th of the season. That gave …
Independence Day is a cause for celebration across the United States; however, the National Safety Council reminds motorists to use extra caution on the roadway. The NSC estimates 381 people will die in traffic crashes this Fourth of July weekend. The NSC supports state-level police interventions to keep impaired drivers off the roads and urges Americans to buckle up.
Whether behind the wheel or in the passenger seat, seat belts are the most effective protection against serious crash injuries. Studies show seat belts are 45 percent effective in preventing fatalities when …
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Summer means picnics, barbecues, parades, and fireworks displays, especially around the 4th of July. Summer also means an increase in injuries from backyard grills, bonfires, and fireworks. In 2005, an estimated 10,800 people were treated in emergency rooms for fireworks-related injuries, nearly half of whom were under 15 years old.
Children between the ages of 10 and 14 were at three times the risk of fireworks injuries than the general population. About a third of the injuries were from small firecrackers, 21 percent from bottle rockets, and 20 percent from …
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Helloooo………..our good friend Sara Jo celebrates an important milestone in her life turning 50 today. Sara Jo is the Director of Las Presas Community Center representing the Honorable Commissioner Frank Sciaraffa. Sara Jo has been a big part of our community since her days as a DJ at tejano station z93. Sara has worked tirelessly to help those who are less fortunate. Sara Jo is also known as the first host of z93′s long running program “Tu Punto de Vista” in which she was a considered a local activist who shed …
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Cande Rodrguez III a strong supporter and contributor to LaredoBuzz.Com celebrates his 13th Birthday today July 4, 2009. Cande is an outstanding student at Cigarroa Middle School he will be traveling to Washington and New York this Monday on a school field trip. Rodriguez is one of only six students that will be traveling accompanied by their teacher the group orginally started with forty students. Candelario Rodgriguez is the son of Cande and Mary Rodriguez. Happy Birthday Cande Rodriguez III from your friends and family.