The decision produced a local uproar.
The local police think it's tied into the kidnapping he 'solved'.
Sure. He was like those guys in the musicals—loveable rogues who roll into town and catch the eye of the local star-struck gal and sweep them off their feet.
My grandfather had a local Carnegie Library.
The local folks call this spot the writing on the rock.
The local vehicles that passed him invariable gave him a wave and a wide berth.
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.
He's a rescue from a local rancher.
Maybe she gave lessons to local kids or was a tutor.
Was there anything hinky in your local papers after the full moon.
They'd gone shopping at the local Goodwill for their polyester outfits.
Since leaving college, she'd stayed in shape through the local gym, where she lifted weights and forced herself onto a cardio machine twice a week.
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.
"It's a local energy grid controller," Lana said.
It had been in all the local papers, but she wasn't sure she could talk about it without getting emotional.
We all were excellent customers of Plotkins, the local furniture store.
"Fitzgerald is a local, too," Fred answered.
He'd hit some local bars later until he found just what he wanted.
With luck, he'll tell us if it's our man or some local hoods trashing Julie's place.
Recommended local hospices attached to report.
It was some local peeping Tom by the sound of it.
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.
The problem is her abductor is the revered local police chief!
Sunday began with a lost boy who we located in a local forest but was found by the time we called in the tip.
Someone check the local papers for sales offerings the last week.
At some point, the loan is repaid to the local agency and your money comes back to you.
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.
We decided to leave the house and reconnoiter at a local restaurant, one that served wine.
He was willing to personally alert the local police and have them check out the vehicle even without clear cut identification.
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.
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.
A delicate balance of local easements, public involvement and volunteer labor was slowly assembled.
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.
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.
Dean just smiled and picked up the local newspaper.
"Probably from the men's room wall at a local bar," Dean grumbled.
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.
What about extradition, if a citizen of one country visits another and breaks the local law?
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.
Where in hell was a local mall?
The Fourth of July, with its old-fashioned local celebrations and guaranteed full house was but a week away.
Actually, I'm a lawyer, working with local counsel on a pending case.
Keep your fingers crossed it was a local and not one of the tourists passing through.
A local realtor manages it and rents out the spaces for them.
Fred was referring to a coffee klatch of elderly town patriarchs whose words and advice on just about anything was often quoted in the local paper.
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.
At sixteen, while vacationing at a New Hampshire camp for girls, she had become involved with a local boy, Donald Ryland.
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.
The thought was that the overseer, being local, would be able to separate the lazy from the truly needy.
Every week, I buy my milk from a small local dairy on the day it comes forth from the cow.
It was a weekly summer ritual for one or the other, but seldom both; they enjoyed stocking up on local-grown produce.
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.
By the time Dean strolled by a few moments later, red-faced Fitzgerald was getting an ear full from a half dozen tourists and an elderly local, known for his unwavering opinions and surly disposition.
I don't think local customs and national characteristics will go away.
A Colorado farm boy was found cowering from his father's wrath in the loft of a barn while a retarded Illinois ten year old was lured to the house of a local registered sex offender after being told his parents had sold him to the man.