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Indulge in a Fantasy of Lights at opening night parade in downtown Tempe

Nothing quite compares to gathering with friends and family to watch a festive parade to start the holidays. For over 20 years, the Fantasy of Lights opening night parade has served as the kickoff to the holiday season in Tempe. Organized by Downtown Tempe Authority, this year's parade is on Friday,

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-22 13:00:01

Tempe leaders once outlawed shopping on Sundays

Embed x Share CLOSE ARIZONA HISTORY: FROM TERRITORIAL DAYS TO THE 20TH CENTURY Arizona becomes the 48th state in the Union | 2:16 Government Accountability Editor Pat Flannery takes us through how Arizona became the 48th state. 1 of 13 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLOSE ARIZONA HISTORY: FROM TERRIT

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-23 13:00:06

Update: Good Samaritans help Tempe homeowner

Some good Samaritans came to the rescue of a Valley woman whose remodeling project was unfinished due to an unlicensed contractor. (Source: 3TV) After seeing the 3 On Your Side report, Jamie Rose and his team rolled up their sleeves and got to work to finish the project by donating not only their la

AZFAMILY - 2017-11-22 23:47:00

Tempe police seeking man who stabbed brother during family fight

TEMPE, AZ - Tempe police are on the lookout for a man who reportedly stabbed a family member in the neck on Wednesday morning. Police say Nathaniel Sims was in a fight with his brother and stabbed him in the neck area, causing serious injuries to the victim. The victim was taken to the hospital an

ABC 15 NEWS - 2017-11-22 18:43:44

PD: Man in custody for stabbing brother in Tempe

Police have taken a man into custody after officers said he stabbed his brother during a fight in Tempe on Wednesday morning. It happened near Apache Boulevard and Rural Road. Police said Nathaniel Sims got into a fight and stabbed his brother in the neck area. Sims took off before officers got ther

AZFAMILY - 2017-11-23 02:50:00

ASU Doctoral student, renowned pianist Xiaoying Wen killed in Tempe crash

TEMPE, AZ - Friends and family are mourning Xiaoying Wen, an Arizona State University student and renowned pianist who was hit and killed while on a bicycle last week. According to Tempe police, Wen, 28, was riding eastbound near Rural Road and Vista Del Cerro Drive when he was hit by a westbound pi

ABC 15 NEWS - 2017-11-22 01:54:17

Woman on scooter killed in Tempe crash involving semitruck

A woman on a scooter was killed in a fatal collision in Tempe on Monday night, police said. The woman was driving a motor scooter when it was hit by a semitruck at the intersection of 23rd Street and Hardy Drive, police said. Police aid the truck's driver was cooperating with the investigation. Furt


Trout on their way back at Tempe Town Lake

Residents are invited to "Welcome Back the Trout" to Tempe Town Lake 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21. Rainbow trout from the Arizona Game and Fish Department's Page Springs Hatchery and some larger bonus trout from a vendor will be released at the SRP Tempe Town Lake Marina. Then, the department will cond


Lake George Park Commission on brink of approving huge Queensbury boathouse

LAKE GEORGE - The huge boathouse that Hal Halliday wants to build in his backyard is nearing approval. "I can't see a legal reason for us to deny it," said Lake George Park Commission Chairman Bruce Young. Other board members said at their meeting Tuesday they had "no choice" but to approve the boat


Motel expansion planned in Lake George

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. LAKE GEORGE - A new motel is on schedule to be built in the spring on Fort George Road. It's the first new hotel/motel project in the village since the Courtyard Marriott hotel opened last year on Canada Street. The


Sex offender arrested three times in five days

GLENS FALLS - A registered sex offender was jailed Tuesday night for assaulting a woman, his third arrest in five days in a spree that included trying to hit a "church official" during a dispute over help the church was providing, police said. Timothy J. Harvey, 32, who police said is homeless, was

POST-STAR - 2017-11-22 21:30:00

Police: Man arrested with large quantities of cocaine, heroin

QUEENSBURY - A Glens Falls man was jailed Tuesday night after he was arrested in possession of 6.5 ounces of cocaine and nearly an ounce of heroin during a traffic stop, police said. Robert C. Delaney, 59, of North Pearl Street, was charged after he was pulled over for erratic driving in the northbo

POST-STAR - 2017-11-22 20:30:00

Police: 8-year-old girl seriously hurt in hit-and-run crash

HARTFORD - An 8-year-old girl was seriously hurt in a car crash early Wednesday on county Route 17 when her father allowed her to take the wheel and the car careened into an embankment, police said. The child was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of broken bones and a possible punctured l

POST-STAR - 2017-11-22 22:30:00

Letter to the editor: Senior centers are incredibly valuable

Most people really are wonderful when you come down to it. We take so for granted all that goes on around us, but just think if you had nobody to share good conversation and fun times with, what would life be like? I just realized how wrong I was 20 years ago when we first moved here from NYC. We pa

POST-STAR - 2017-11-23 05:00:00

Sex offender pleads guilty to not registering

QUEENSBURY -- A registered sex offender who was arrested for not registering his address when moving pleaded guilty Wednesday to a felony charge. Adam C. Brilyea, 26, of Glens Falls, pleaded guilty in connection with an August arrest by Glens Falls Police. He had been living on Leonard Street in Gle

POST-STAR - 2017-11-23 13:00:00

Looking back at local history: Nov. 23

Take a look back at local history. Here are the top stories for Nov. 23 from one, five and 10 years ago. GLENS FALLS - The real estate arm of Bonacio Construction will open an on-site sales office in early December at its new 14 Hudson mixed-use c... Karen Cormie's job these days is to drive people

POST-STAR - 2017-11-23 11:30:00

Sheffield investigates rash of car burglaries

SHEFFIELD - Police are asking for the public's help in trying to identify those who are responsible for breaking into several cars Monday night at a business on Hatch Boulevard. Sheffield police detective Capt. Randy Butler said the cars were all parked at the Chuck E. Cheese restaurant on Hatch Bou

TIMES DAILY - 2017-11-23 00:00:00

Food tucks now allowed to operate in Florence

Food trucks will officially be allowed to operate in Florence, after the city council unanimously voted to let them set up shop. The food truck ordinance does come with some stipulations. For instance, the food trucks cannot operate within 120 feet of an established restaurant, and they can't be

WAAY-TV - 2017-11-23 01:11:00

Kari Jobe: Satan, you better back off

Kari Jobe is a Grammy-nominated contemporary Christian artist who's won three GMA Dove Awards. Currently, Jobe is touring with her husband, Cody Carnes, as her opening act in support of her fourth studio album "The Garden." "The Garden," released in February, is Jobe's follow-up to 2014's award-winn

TIMES DAILY - 2017-11-23 06:10:00

Tax Increases & More! - Courier Journal: Letters To Editor

Recent local headlines include, Florence City Council rejects a 1% sales tax increase plus a 3% lodging tax that would raise $9 million dollars. This $9 million would represent a 6.3% increase of the 2016 budget which was $56.7 million! Where is this extra money from the tax increase going? How is i