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Emergency center available to cellphone-deprived Tallahasseeans

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Hurricane Hermine put a hurtin’ on cellphone service in North Florida, but people were finding ways to cope via emergency communications hubs set up by wireless companies and public officials. Meanwhile, power slowly began to flow again in Tallahassee as crews wrapped up repairs to major transmission lines. And Gov. Rick Scott planned damage-inspection visits to Panacea and Alligator Point, where Hermine demolished the access road. Scott addressed the power situation in a written statement following meetings with local officials in the disaster zone. He…

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Verizon offering text donations to support Orlando Pulse victims

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Verizon Wireless is giving customers an easy way to help victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre. With more than 170,000 employees worldwide, Verizon Communications Inc. released a statement Friday expressing its heartfelt sympathies to all of the friends and families of the victims from Sunday’s Pulse nightclub shooting. For any Verizon Wireless customer wanting to help the victims and their families, they can easily donate to the OneOrlando Fund created earlier this week by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer. To support OneOrlando,…

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