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Phoenix Police: Man arrested after he attempted to steal train

This following story takes "grand theft" to a whole new level. The Phoenix Police Department arrested a man after he tried to steal a train from an area rail yard earlier this month. Back on November 8, officers responded to a trespasser call at the Union Pacific Railyard near Seventh and Lincoln st

AZFAMILY - 2017-11-17 15:31:00

Metro Phoenix's growth shifting to far west, with help from Bill Gates

More than 300,000 new homes are planned on the far western edge of metro Phoenix, including in Belmont where billionaire Bill Gates has recently invested. You may have driven by the developments north of Interstate 10 and west of the White Tank Mountains on the way to Los Angeles, right after the tu

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-17 13:00:02

Don't Miss the KWSS Concert in Downtown Phoenix This Weekend

Since inception in January of 2005, the nonprofit radio station on 93.9 FM has been serving Scottsdale, Phoenix, and surrounding West Valley cities with local music, helping Valley bands reach a broader audience and actively promote their concerts and new music on the air. Because the station is ru

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2017-11-17 15:00:00

The Best Things to Do in Phoenix This Weekend

No plans this weekend? Don't worry - we've got you covered. Take a walk in the Desert Botanical Garden with your furry BFF, eat your heart out at Pie Social, or head to Mesa for the Main Street Prototyping Festival. You can't go wrong. For more things to do, visit Phoenix New Times' curated calendar

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2017-11-17 14:00:00

William Shatner and Jason David Frank Are Coming to Phoenix Comicon 2018

Phoenix Comicon organizers have announced even more celebrity guests for next year's event. And it includes a couple of familiar names coming back for another visit. Star Trek actor William Shatner and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers star Jason David Frank have been confirmed as special guests of Phoe

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2017-11-17 13:00:00

Lights of the World returns for the holidays in new Phoenix location

The largest light and lantern festival in North America returns this holiday season. The "Lights of the World" will brighten the Phoenix skies from November 16 through January 2 at the Arizona State Fairgrounds. This is the first year the attraction is in Phoenix after being in the Chandler area for

AZFAMILY - 2017-11-17 18:34:00

Woman struck by car, hospitalized in Phoenix

Phoenix police are investigating after a woman was struck by a car near Seventh Avenue and Mohave Street Friday morning. According to Sgt. Mercedes Fortune with Phoenix PD, a woman was crossing Seventh Avenue south of Mohave Street when a vehicle struck her. The woman was taken to a local hospital w

AZFAMILY - 2017-11-17 17:54:00

Woman crossing south Phoenix street dies after being struck by a car

A woman crossing the street was killed Friday morning after she was hit by a car, according to Phoenix police. The woman was crossing Seventh Avenue south of Buckeye Road around 6:50 a.m. when a vehicle traveling northbound struck her, Sgt. Phil Roberts said. Police said the woman was cutting acros

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-17 17:45:21

Tava Yoga Studio Will Actually Try to Take Care of Its Teachers

"Consider a yoga pose. Your foundation is everything. Here, our teachers are our foundation, says co-owner of Tava Yoga, Leah Heath. She believes investing in teachers will be the key to a successful business and an enjoyable experience for yogis. Tava Yoga, opening in Greenwood Village on Saturday

WESTWORD - 2017-11-17 14:50:00

Grand Island Police officer accused of assaulting female

(MGN) The Grand Island Police Department received information about the alleged assault of a 26 year old Grand Island female by an officer of the Grand Island Police Department Michael S. Lyon on Nov. 6. According to Grand Island Police, this incident allegedly occurred at a Grand Island residence o

NEBRASKATV - 2017-11-16 08:16:21

Police investigate shooting at truck stop near Grand Island

Law enforcement officers are investigating a shooting at Bosselman Travel Center near Grand Island. The Hall County Sheriff's Office said it happened just before 4 p.m. Thursday at 3335 W Wood River Rd. Deputies say at least one person was injured. NTV News has a reporter at the scene of that shooti

NEBRASKATV - 2017-11-16 17:09:26

Shots reported outside Bosselman Travel Center

Law enforcement officers surrounded the Bosselman Travel Center for at least two hours Thursday following a report of shots fired. Grand Island police and Hall County Sheriff's officers converged on the Travel Center shortly after 3:30 p.m. A report of shots fired was heard on the police scanner. Th

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 00:06:00

G.I. police officer accused of third-degree assault

A 26-year-old woman has accused Grand Island police officer Michael Lyon of assaulting her while he was off duty on the night of Oct. 30. Lyon has been placed on administrative leave by the Grand Island Police Department "pending the findings of parallel criminal and internal investigations," says a

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-16 15:33:00

Gathering welcomes Grand Island woman home

On Oct. 28, Kathie Reisdorph received a new heart. That heart was warmed with a night-time welcome home Thursday night in front of her home at 2516 Riverside Drive. Friends staged a surprise party at 6:30 p.m. Standing on her lawn, the group said a prayer and sang "Amazing Grace." The welcome was pu

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 03:00:00

Man puts lit object into bank's night deposit box

Police say Miguel Hyler tried to start a fire Wednesday morning in two locations at Equitable Bank, 3012 S. Locust St. In one instance, Hyler "lit an object on fire and put it into the night deposit box inside the building," said Capt. Jim Duering of the Grand Island Police Department. "It did not a

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 03:17:00

'A Knight in Emerald City' marks 20th anniversary for GICC fundraiser

With The Knight celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the annual fundraiser can now be called a longtime tradition for Grand Island Central Catholic. "A Knight in Emerald City" is the theme for the 2017 event, which take places from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday at Grand Island Central Catholic, 1200 N.

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 02:20:00

Grand Auto Sales to celebrate grand opening Saturday

Two veterans of the Grand Island area auto and truck industry have started Grand Auto Sales. Blake Corman and Mitch Hinrichs are owners of Grand Auto Sales. The business is at 3426 Capital Ave. There will be an open house Saturday to celebrate the new dealership. Corman and Hinrichs have more than 2

GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 01:30:00

Event Briefs for Nov. 17: Writing event for children set at library

KENOSHA - KidsWrite takes place 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Northside Library, 1500 27th Ave. Aspiring writers in grades 3-5 are invited to learn about plot, characters and setting and write their own stories.'Capt. Underpants' movie to be shown KENOSHA - "Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movi

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 00:00:00

Kenosha Police: 2 suspects arrested after robbing victim, crashing car while fleeing from police

KENOSHA COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Two suspects are in custody following an armed robbery on Thursday evening. According to Kenosha Police, the victim was robbed by a suspect in the area of 57th Avenue and Washington Road. around 7:45 p.m. The suspect indicated he was armed with a weapon. Police say t

CBS 58 - 2017-11-17 02:18:00

Flood victims in 18 Illinois counties eligible for tax credit under new law

Some relief is on the way for Lake County residents whose homes flooded this past summer after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation Thursday providing up to a $750 credit to homeowners who reported flood damage from the historic water levels in July. "July's severe storms pushed rivers and lakes ove

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-11-16 21:45:00