Waiting for Edgewater fireworks to start

My lovely wife Sera and I are hanging out near the Edgewater City Hall waiting for the fireworks to begin. It's 8 p.m. and we're beat. It has been a very hectic Fourth of July dealing with tragic breaking news in yet another toddler drowning as well as other news stories of the day and the assorted blogs edited and then posted here on NSBNews.net.

This is our fourth year covering the Edgewater fireworks since our April 7, 2008, launch of this exclusively-online newspaper. We'll have extensive video coverage of the event.

Like many of you, we've been monitoring the Casey Anthony saga on HLN,

the sister cable network of CNN, and, of course, on the Internet with the Associated Press videos here on our home page as well as other news sites.

If I have enough energy after the fireworks, I'll probably post something on the Anthony trial. Sera and I wish all of you and your loved ones a safe and happy Fourth.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet newspaper serving the Daytona Beach-New Smyrna Beach / Sanford-Orlando metropolitan region via HeadlineSurfer.com. Florida's first around-the-clock newspaper was launched April 7, 2008, in New Smyrna Beach, initially as NSBNews.net and VolusiaNews.net. Headline Surfer is a registered trademark of NSB News LLC. Headline Surfer® Publisher Henry Frederick, is recognized as one of Florida's top award-winning cops & courts reporters, who has received more awards for such coverage than any other reporter working in Central Florida. He's the top journalist in the Florida Press Club two years running with seven journalism awards for 15 breaking news and investigative stories, three blogs and top internet site. He's the only reporter to win awards for coverage of the Trayvon Martin slaying as well as the subsequent George Zimmerman murder trial acquittal in Sanford. He's also won state, regional and national journalism awards for his coverage of cops and courts fear 8 1/2 years at the Daytona Beach News-Journal, where he witnessed and reported on the execution of serial killer Aileen Wuornos and covered the civil trial brought by NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt's widow to keep his autopsy files sealed. Before that before he covered cops & courts for Gannett Suburban Newspapers / The Journal News in Westchester and Rockland counties in New York, where he won a highly-coveted Associated Press Award for breaking news. Before launching the 24/7 internet newspaper in 2008, he was an award-winning city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette, in his native Massachusetts for two years, winning a national investigative award on municipal corruption. The first of Frederick's three books, for which he has secured publishing rights, is called "Creepy Ass Cracker" (840 pages, Xlibris), which will hit bookstores in September. His second book, "Wrestling ReWind," is expected to be published in January 2015. The third book is not yet titled.
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