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Sayreville Police said in a Facebook post that they'd investigated the reports and found that an unidentified private company was using loudspeakers to chase off geese in a park.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 23 October 2017: Originally Halloween was Samhain, an ancient Celtic festival where people wore costumes and walked the streets with lit bonfires to chase off ghosts.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Rajab 06, 1437, April 13, 2016, SPA -- Authorities in Puerto Rico say they have seized $13 million worth of cocaine and arrested four men after a chase off the island's southeast coast, according to AP.
Simonsig A series of minor issues kept the exciting winner of the 2013 Racing Post Arkle Chase off the course for what seemed an eternity, but he returned from a 970-day absence to finish second to Bobs Worth over hurdles at Aintree and is as short as 4-1 to win the Tingle Creek next month on his anticipated return to fences.
Nicky Richards' gelding landed the big handicap chase off a mark of 157 last year before putting in some fine efforts at the highest level later in the campaign.
In reply, Ahli Bank got their chase off to a stunning start with the opening pair of Manoj (102 runs, 56 balls) and Imran (40 runs, 22 balls) putting on 96 runs in just eight overs.
Kevin Pietersen, in particular, and Craig Kieswetter had got England's chase off to a handy start in an opening stand of 48.
Kevin Pietersen, in particular, and Craig Kieswetter got England's chase off to a handy start in an opening stand of 48.
Kevin Riley, 28, used the weapon to chase off a gang of teenagers who were swearing at his mum.
However, it is left to just three men to chase off more than 15 lions so they can steal the wildebeest meal for themselves.
He disclosed that the police in a chase off arrested one attacker in injured condition.
Young bears typically emerge from the Southern California mountains in May and June, when mother bears chase off their maturing offspring to have more young, Wall said.