Elena Tentser's Articles http://www.a1articles.com en-us editorial@articlealley.com No Such Thing as The world of public records is a fascinating pool of never-ending disputes. After reading about some of the wars raging on the government arena, it's clear why the President is not allowed to text or e-mail. It's too much trouble. This story focuses o... http://www.a1articles.com/no-such-thing-as-946194.html 22nd June 2009 On Horses and Other Methods of People Searches Just got done reading about the Whitewater Area Mounted Search Team and Rescue in Wisconsin, a volunteer group that uses horses to help find missing people. The group got started in August 2006, after an autistic child went missing in the area, and severa... http://www.a1articles.com/on-horses-and-other-methods-of-people-searches-946155.html 22nd June 2009 Reverse Phone Lookup Protects Our Daughters Barely a day goes by without an incident that reminds parents of teens what a difficult job we have on our hands. Teenagers are hard, because they don't work with us. How does one protect them if they don't want to be protected? Girls of thirteen may have... http://www.a1articles.com/reverse-phone-lookup-protects-our-daughters-944264.html 18th June 2009 Cell Phone Lookup Facilitates Fun Birthday Parties My son's birthday party is coming up soon. He wants to invite just about everyone he knows, and that's okay with me. Except the PTA-assembled school contact information is not complete or up-to-date. We finally found the addresses or phone numbers (to cal... http://www.a1articles.com/cell-phone-lookup-facilitates-fun-birthday-parties-942711.html 18th June 2009 Cell Phone Lookup Helps to Safely Deliver a Baby A nine-year-old boy in rural Kansas has just saved his mother's life and helped deliver his baby sister. The family lives in a tornado-prone area and has a subterranean shelter built in the back yard, with wireless access. The father was away from home th... http://www.a1articles.com/cell-phone-lookup-helps-to-safely-deliver-a-baby-942710.html 18th June 2009 Chase Away Unwanted Callers During the past several weeks I began to receive the same short text message almost every other day. Someone, who appears to be a telemarketer, but not as blatant, keeps sending automated texts to my cell phone. "Please call 2063556944" it invar... http://www.a1articles.com/chase-away-unwanted-callers-942650.html 18th June 2009 Two Background Checks are Better Than One The Executive Director of the Boys and Girls Clubs (BGC) of the Mississippi Valley is in the hot seat today. In spite of her reassurances as to their serious approach to candidate pre-employment screening, a former program aide in Davenport, IA was arrest... http://www.a1articles.com/two-background-checks-are-better-than-one-942550.html 18th June 2009 With a Background Check for Everyone, We Can Protect Our Children John Walsh of America's Most Wanted appeared on CNN today in connection with a sensationally successful Operation Orange Tree in the State of Florida. While orange trees are the state's main natural resource, children are even more precious. The operation... http://www.a1articles.com/with-a-background-check-for-everyone-we-can-protect-our-children-942548.html 18th June 2009 Your People Search Need Not Be Frustrating We were all really concerned back in April when a teenage girl disappeared in Myrtle Beach, SC. Now, hearing she has yet to be found in the middle of June, makes me really sad. At this point, it's not very likely they will find her alive. The story of Bri... http://www.a1articles.com/your-people-search-need-not-be-frustrating-940832.html 17th June 2009 Keeping Public Records Open Takes Work John Paff is something of a celebrity in South New Jersey. Some love him, others hate him, but he certainly inspires strong feelings in both proponents and opponents of open public records. One would be hard-pressed to label the 52-year-old married fa... http://www.a1articles.com/keeping-public-records-open-takes-work-940830.html 17th June 2009 Don't You Answer that Craigslist Ad without a Reverse Phone Lookup! Well, here we are again. Another - drum roll please - that's right, Craigslist-facilitated murder. A young, sweet eight-months pregnant girl who had just moved to Oregon with her partner, the baby's father, because he got a better job. She was full of hop... http://www.a1articles.com/dont-you-answer-that-craigslist-ad-without-a-reverse-phone-lookup-933940.html 12th June 2009 NYPD Gave Weapons to Civic Patrol Volunteers with Criminal History - without a Background Check The following news story could have been an episode right out of The Gangs of New York, were it filmed today ... Except in contemporary New York City, or rather across the bridge in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Crown Heights, the gang is of a slightly une... http://www.a1articles.com/nypd-gave-weapons-to-civic-patrol-volunteers-with-criminal-history--without-a-background-check-933937.html 12th June 2009 Use a Cell Phone Lookup to Screen a Roommate - It May Save Your Life Another senseless death of a man too young to die occurred on June 3rd in Federal Way, WA. A 24-year-old was stabbed multiple times and found by the police bleeding and dying outside his apartment building. The ambulance arrived soon after, and the young ... http://www.a1articles.com/use-a-cell-phone-lookup-to-screen-a-roommate--it-may-save-your-life-930529.html 12th June 2009 Reverse Phone Lookup: You Can Run, But You Can't Hide! Here is a story of another sucker caught unawares by a reverse phone lookup. He snatched some high-ticket items on his way out of a sports equipment store. Store security saw him but had failed to catch up with him. Then, this brainiac called the store fr... http://www.a1articles.com/reverse-phone-lookup-you-can-run-but-you-cant-hide-930528.html 12th June 2009 Not Sure You Can Pass a Background Check? Go Work For NASA! Would you believe me if I told you that NASA's premier robotic exploration lab is legally barred from conducting background checks on employees? Well, believe it. Whoever even heard of getting a job these days without passing a background check? That goes... http://www.a1articles.com/not-sure-you-can-pass-a-background-check-go-work-for-nasa-930527.html 12th June 2009 Reverse Phone Lookup Protects Women of All Ages Someone's been scaring my mother. She lives alone, and now that she is getting older, I worry about her. Lately some sick creep has been calling her in the middle of the night, making unwelcome innuendos. She's called me twice now, disturbed and unable to... http://www.a1articles.com/reverse-phone-lookup-protects-women-of-all-ages-929062.html 12th June 2009 Mayor's Right Hand Removed Regardless of Clean Background Check The Mayor-Elect Suttle of Omaha, NE has not enjoyed smooth sailing since stepping into his new position. His problems involve his trusted campaign consultant since 2005 and current Community Chief of Staff. Well, actually, Matt Samp will no longer be the ... http://www.a1articles.com/mayors-right-hand-removed-regardless-of-clean-background-check-929060.html 12th June 2009 Find People You Didn't Know You Loved Once upon a time, there was a boy growing up without a mother. He was being raised by his father and stepmother, and they told him his mother had died in childbirth. The boy had grown up without so much as seeing a picture of his mother, but he wondered w... http://www.a1articles.com/find-people-you-didnt-know-you-loved-928882.html 11th June 2009 New Drug Law Will Remove Drug History from Public Records There is much uproar in Albany these days: the capital of New York State is in turmoil due to the rift within the state Senate. The issue that prompted such drastic division of opinion addresses the Rockefeller drug law reforms passed as part of the 2009-... http://www.a1articles.com/new-drug-law-will-remove-drug-history-from-public-records-928872.html 11th June 2009 Email Lookup Can Help With Spam Cleanup Don't you hate spam? Unless you have absolutely no life and love, your answer is yes, and the time spent deleting the annoying inbox invaders is wasted. Especially when you've repeatedly asked them to unsubscribe you from their list, and they keep sending... http://www.a1articles.com/email-lookup-can-help-with-spam-cleanup-924700.html 10th June 2009 Email Lookup Can Get You a Great Job! Email has become the preferred method of communication for most people and businesses. No wonder, it saves a lot more time, which often translates directly into a lot more money. In such situations as applying for a job, presenting invoices for payment or... http://www.a1articles.com/email-lookup-can-get-you-a-great-job-924698.html 10th June 2009 The National Cell Phone Directory is an Urban Legend It's really amazing how spammers thrive on blowing any rumor out of proportion and spreading mass panic whenever possible. It's also astounding how persistent some of these rumors can be: some won't go away years after they've been officially classified a... http://www.a1articles.com/the-national-cell-phone-directory-is-an-urban-legend-924697.html 10th June 2009 My Friend Made It To Her Mother's Funeral, Thanks to a Cell Phone Lookup Have you heard of the Rockefeller Imposter who is currently on trial in Boston for kidnapping his daughter and a bunch of related charges? Then you've heard that since 1993 his now-ex-wife has believed him to be Clark Rockefeller; yes, that Rockefeller. H... http://www.a1articles.com/my-friend-made-it-to-her-mothers-funeral-thanks-to-a-cell-phone-lookup-924695.html 10th June 2009 Minnesota Nurse's Future Background Check Will Reveal a Theft Conviction A 40-year-old nursing assistant was suspected of stealing money while she was employed at a nursing home in Winnebago, MN. She was charged with misdemeanor theft after stealing money from residents and employees and admitting to it during police questioni... http://www.a1articles.com/minnesota-nurses-future-background-check-will-reveal-a-theft-conviction-924360.html 10th June 2009 Spiritual Elderly Gambler At 72 years old, Robert Bowman is a real character, full of unexpected talents and abilities. His career has included such diverse jobs as sales, fast food management, x-ray technician and gambling. He is very spiritual, and often reads books on spiritual... http://www.a1articles.com/spiritual-elderly-gambler-922991.html 08th June 2009 Not Always a Catch-All Recently, health officials in Los Angeles County were appalled to find out that an ex-cop convicted of rape was hired - not once, but twice - to work in public hospitals. Gariner Beasley was convicted of raping two women "under the color of authority" in ... http://www.a1articles.com/not-always-a-catchall-922983.html 08th June 2009 Still the Most Reliable Route to Online Safety Two years ago, following the reports that some of its teenage users were abducted by sex predators, the online networking site MySpace commissioned Sentinel Safe Tech Holdings Corp., a background verification firm, to create a national database of sex off... http://www.a1articles.com/still-the-most-reliable-route-to-online-safety-922982.html 08th June 2009 Run Background Checks on Scammers Before They Run One on You In case you didn't know it yet, our economy is in a deep recession. With hundreds of thousands of layoffs around the country, more people are looking for jobs than anyone can remember in recent history. In recent years, job search methods have become incr... http://www.a1articles.com/run-background-checks-on-scammers-before-they-run-one-on-you-922974.html 08th June 2009 Instant Background Checks Protect the Vulnerable Have you heard? Seattle Children's Hospital has a new and improved security system. Since its implementation in the past two weeks, Children's has identified and confirmed four sex offenders, of whom three were refused entry and the fourth was escorted by... http://www.a1articles.com/instant-background-checks-protect-the-vulnerable-922966.html 08th June 2009 Priests are Not Subject to Background Checks Contemporary churchgoers have special concerns these days. With the number of disturbing cases of priests molesting children coming to light in recent years, the question is how to maintain the level of mutual trust traditionally enjoyed by preachers and ... http://www.a1articles.com/priests-are-not-subject-to-background-checks-922962.html 08th June 2009 ID Authentication Must Precede Background Checks A recent incident at a North Carolina Liberty Tax franchise indicates that consumers should use discretion when hiring a paid professional to prepare their tax return. A tax preparer temporarily hired during the busy tax season was arrested after she forg... http://www.a1articles.com/id-authentication-must-precede-background-checks-922958.html 08th June 2009 No Mere Background Checks for Society's Finest Police and fire departments have a reputation of employing society's finest men and women. These civil servants are held up to the highest standards taxpayers have come to expect, especially in emergency situations. That is the reason behind the multiple ... http://www.a1articles.com/no-mere-background-checks-for-societys-finest-922954.html 08th June 2009 I Found the Mother of a Lost Child with a Cell Phone Lookup The little girl was maybe five years old, and she was crying when she walked into my store. I have a small store in a busy shopping mall, two doors down from a large department store. It was hard for her to talk because of all the tears. By the time she'd... http://www.a1articles.com/i-found-the-mother-of-a-lost-child-with-a-cell-phone-lookup-921614.html 06th June 2009 Cell Phone Lookup Reconnects High School Best Friends When best friends Sandy and Emma were still in grammar school, they pinky-swore to each other to never drift apart. Regardless of where life was going to take each of them, they intended to stay in touch and always know each other's whereabouts and contac... http://www.a1articles.com/cell-phone-lookup-reconnects-high-school-best-friends-921612.html 06th June 2009 Move Over, Phone Books, It's the Age of the Cell Phone Directory! The public debate about the abolition of routine phone book dumping is heating up. I had no idea people are so angry about it. They are, in fact, so angry that some states are beginning to consider new legislature to prevent the unnecessary tree-killing a... http://www.a1articles.com/move-over-phone-books-its-the-age-of-the-cell-phone-directory-921610.html 06th June 2009 Cell Phone Lookup, Thanks for Making My Day Easier! If there is one thing one can count on in this uncertain world, it's the cell phone lookup. Here's the deal: my sister is moving back to the Estados Unidos from Panama. Yeah, she's been trying her hand at making a fresh start halfway across the world, but... http://www.a1articles.com/cell-phone-lookup-thanks-for-making-my-day-easier-921609.html 06th June 2009 Reverse Phone Lookup Saves Mafia Bride A close friend of mine, Irina, had almost married into the mafia. Honest to god. She met and started dating this guy named Tony, and everyone joked around about his last name secretly being Soprano. It was close enough, Sotorino, and Tony laughed at all t... http://www.a1articles.com/reverse-phone-lookup-saves-mafia-bride-921530.html 06th June 2009 Never Trust a Babysitter Without a Background Check Renesha Griner may be only 17, but she is known to be responsible and trustworthy. She has been babysitting nine-month-old Saniya Purcell almost since birth, and the two really loved each other. Saniya's mother has known Renesha and her family well - they... http://www.a1articles.com/never-trust-a-babysitter-without-a-background-check-920205.html 06th June 2009 Use Reverse Phone Lookup to Find Missing People There is no question that cell phones have made detective work a lot easier, often providing material evidence where it never would have surfaced before. For example, whenever a missing persons report is filed, the obvious first thing law enforcement must... http://www.a1articles.com/use-reverse-phone-lookup-to-find-missing-people-920204.html 06th June 2009 Successful Missing People Search May Still Save Boy's Life The nation watches as Minnesota mother Colleen Hauser and her 13-year-old son Daniel who has Hodgkin's lymphoma, continue running from authorities. There is a warrant out for her arrest and she's been found in contempt of court. The Housers are refusing t... http://www.a1articles.com/successful-missing-people-search-may-still-save-boys-life-917294.html 05th June 2009 People Search Guru Strikes Again I live to find people. Somehow new opportunities to find people seem to find me all the time. Case in point: my stepdad and his family. His son from a previous marriage has never wanted a relationship with his father, although one would be hard-pressed to... http://www.a1articles.com/people-search-guru-strikes-again-917292.html 05th June 2009 Try 'A Child is Missing' if You Need to Find People The new nationwide alert program, A Child is Missing, uses the not-so-new technology of the Reverse 911 system, also known as the Amber Alert, to find people who have gone missing. Although initially used to locate missing children, the service quickly ex... http://www.a1articles.com/try-a-child-is-missing-if-you-need-to-find-people-917289.html 05th June 2009 Helping with Your People Search I just saw a blog entry online, a kind of "missing persons" ad that puzzled me. A family in West Virginia is offering a $5000 reward for help provided in connection with their people search. Apparently, they are looking for a local mother and daughter who... http://www.a1articles.com/helping-with-your-people-search-917288.html 05th June 2009 How to Find People I just started a new book. Here's what's happened so far: A lone stranger with a suitcase comes into town and before boarding his Greyhound bus, stops at a small-town shop. The shop owner reads his cards and sees death. He walks out of her shop, leaving h... http://www.a1articles.com/how-to-find-people-917284.html 05th June 2009 Trust in Public Records There is a woman in Washington State who was married to two men. Two! My hat goes off to her, because here I can't make a marriage work with one man, and she managed to stay married to two for five years! Must be all the breaks she took while traveling fr... http://www.a1articles.com/trust-in-public-records-917165.html 05th June 2009