The vampire was returning home after spending the night with a beautiful woman he had picked up in the bar at a local hotel.
Romas hadn't even accompanied her to the row house but sent her on a small shuttle to the local park and left her there.
I should be thankful to do nothing, but here on the one hand the local nobility have done me the honor to choose me to be their marshal; it was all I could do to get out of it.
We all were excellent customers of Plotkins, the local furniture store.
Armed and ready, Jule Transported himself to the Guardians' local station, where he startled Rourk.
"Fitzgerald is a local, too," Fred answered.
Fred explained that the New York sister was staying in her motor home at a local campground.
The newlyweds spent the night at a local luxury hotel-- also an arrangement made by Kiera-- and she was left alone in the row house full of boxes.
The town of Ouray was so oblivious to these frequent winter gifts from Mother Nature that snow caused not a hitch in the local activities.
At some point, the loan is repaid to the local agency and your money comes back to you.
It was some local peeping Tom by the sound of it.
He was willing to personally alert the local police and have them check out the vehicle even without clear cut identification.
Someone check the local papers for sales offerings the last week.
The box, advertised as containing Ouray, Colorado correspondence from the last century and "other items of local interest," was offered via the Internet at three hundred dollars.
We decided to leave the house and reconnoiter at a local restaurant, one that served wine.
Together we let a dog choose us at the local humane society.
New local acquaintances never questioned us about work and we displayed no interest in anything pertaining to crime or mayhem.
I can see where the local law enforcement people wouldn't be thrilled with these folks looking over their shoulder and pushing them.
Knowing the local police included Detective Jackson, I suggested he contact the Simi Valley attorney first to find out if the vehicle I saw was in fact his.
He took in the various scenes, to include the local news, which blasted photos of the black skies and mounting waves of the tropical-storm-turned-hurricane.
A delicate balance of local easements, public involvement and volunteer labor was slowly assembled.
At sixteen, while vacationing at a New Hampshire camp for girls, she had become involved with a local boy, Donald Ryland.
He called the local sheriff in Ouray and said he plans to come out and haul his 'mentally stressed wife' back East with him.
I'm sure shooting ghosts in town must be against some local ordinance.
With the help of local agencies around the world that have experience in micro-loans, a would-be borrower—say, a fish seller in the Philippines—uploads a picture and an explanation of what she wants the loan for.
Keep your fingers crossed it was a local and not one of the tourists passing through.
Dean returned to Bird Song mid-morning, showered, and walked the three blocks to Diversions, a combination used book store, coffee shop, and local gathering place, on Sixth Street, a half block from Main.
The headlines of the local newspaper proudly announced, "Under Sheriff Solves Fifty-Year-Old Murder," which Lydia neither confirmed nor denied, nor did the Deans offer public comment.
"Probably from the men's room wall at a local bar," Dean grumbled.
What about extradition, if a citizen of one country visits another and breaks the local law?
I don't think local customs and national characteristics will go away.
When I go to far-flung places, I often know little of local customs and, through ignorance, I have committed more than one faux pas.
A local realtor manages it and rents out the spaces for them.
He was an excellent speaker and unabashedly told the gathering how he'd found the local sheriff's office in disarray and how it lacked up-to-date tools to deal with modern problems.