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  • Looking at McLean alone, voters see crumbling roads and ill-maintained road medians.

    34th District Seat In Peril For Democrats

  • She and the infant Henry returned ten days later to my cavernous but cold and ill-maintained apartment in Paddington, where the kitchen ceiling had collapsed in a cloud of white dust three weeks before Jan went into the hospital.

    Henry’s Demons

  • Few passable roads traverse Congo after decades of war and corrupt rule, forcing the country's deeply impoverished people to rely on ill-maintained planes and boats to move around.

    U.N. confirms just 1 survivor in Congo crash

  • I think that almost every pro-concrete opinion here is colored by having encountered ill-maintained brick sidewalks that are, on average, far older than ill-maintained concrete sidewalks. jkw Says:

    Matthew Yglesias » Against the Brick

  • Few passable roads traverse the country after decades of war and corrupt rule, forcing the country's deeply impoverished people to rely on ill-maintained planes and boats to move around.

    More than 50 dead in Congo plane crash

  • And he accidentally burns down Maidenhead Grange while lighting a fire in an ill-maintained chimney in order to seduce a date who insisted on seeing the lodge.

    2009 January 18 « One-Minute Book Reviews

  • A closed or ill-maintained park becomes vulnerable to vandalism and crime.

    Darell Hammond: Closed for Business: What Park Closures Mean for our Cities, Neighborhoods, and Children

  • It doesn't matter that an ill-maintained nuclear reactor, uncontained coal slurry or a leaking fecal pond leeches poison into the atmosphere in which we all live.

    Deja Moo, I Think I've Heard This Bull Before

  • One writer says that he used the cavalry to spearhead the charge through the ill-maintained defenses.

    The Spartacus War

  • However, it said, South Africans did not have to have their patience tested further by an under-capacitated and ill-maintained power that had taken carte blanche to execute the load shedding exercises in the arbitrary fashion that it often did.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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