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City of Galt expands boundaries

Christmas came early for the city of Galt when the city officially grew by 504 acres with the recent annexation of the Eastview Specific Plan/Project area. City staff made the announcement late last week after the necessary hurdles were cleared. In the works for several years, Sacramento Local Agenc

GALTHERALDONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 18:41:00

Water at Galt elementary schools test safe for drinking

On Jan. 17 of this year, the State Water Resources Control Board began requiring all community water systems to test school drinking water upon request of school officials. This press release was issued when the initiative was announced. "There are approximately 9,000 K-12 schools in California, mos

GALTHERALDONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 18:32:00

Tip-A-Cop benefits Special Olympics athletes

Lt. Brian Kalinowski rolls silverware into napkins as part of his Tip-A-Cop duties. Councilwoman Paige Lampson (center) visits with Galt Police personnel during the event. A child offers Galt Police Chief Tod Sockman a tasty bite as he visits with patrons at the Tip-A-Cop event. Looking as if it's s

GALTHERALDONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 18:33:00

Hawk cheerleaders put on a show at halftime of Kings game at Golden 1 Center

Being no stranger to performing at local athletic events, the Liberty Ranch Hawk cheerleaders suddenly found themselves on an entirely different level earlier this year when the Sacramento Kings contacted Liberty Ranch, inviting them to perform during a home game this year. "They called our athletic

GALTHERALDONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 17:55:00

Herald Post Office hit by vandals

Doors hang open after vandals pried open numerous boxes at the Herald Post Office Saturday, Nov. 11. This has been an ongoing theme in both Herald and Galt. Postal officials are recommending customers pick up mail on a daily basis and report anything suspicious immediately. The upcoming holiday seas

GALTHERALDONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 18:23:00

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade: 7 Times the Iconic Show Went Wrong

Throughout 90 years, the world's largest parade has had a few mishaps. Getty The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade began in 1924, and in that time has become an American staple for the holiday season. The world's largest parade, it has been broadcast on NBC since 1952 and includes giant balloons, fl

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER - 2017-11-21 15:00:00

Three men sought in Elk Grove gas station burglary

The Elk Grove Police Department seeks the community's help in finding three burglary suspects captured on surveillance video early Sunday breaking into a gas station. The video shows one man throwing a large rock about 3:30 a.m. through the front door of the Shell gas station at 9611 Auto Center Dri

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-11-22 20:06:00

Elk Grove Gas Station Burglary Suspects On the Loose

Authorities say that the suspects, identified to be three male adults, entered the Shell Gas Station on Nov. 19 around 3:30 a.m. After one of the men threw a large rock through the front door of the store, the three suspects proceeded to ransack the store, stealing lottery tickets, two cash register

FOX40 - 2017-11-22 21:54:01

Festival of Trees draws record crowds

Junior Teen Miss Southington Haley Derwin, left, and 2017 Apple Harvest Festival Queen Molly Wright, right, showcase the trees on display for the auction. (Photo by Janelle Morelli) By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The United Way of Southington held their annual Festival of Trees, one of their largest f

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2017-11-22 23:32:32

Town Manager says 'farewell' at Forever in Blue Jeans

Former Southington Town Manager Garry Brumback, above, accepts the Compass Award at the YMCA Forever in Blue Jeans event last Friday. The event was Brumback's final appearance as town manager. By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Garry Brumback smiled as Republican Town Council member Victoria Triano presen

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2017-11-22 22:00:42

Tunxis students donate Thanksgiving gift bags

On Thursday, Nov. 16, a group of Tunxis Community College faculty, staff and student volunteers joined together to fill Thanksgiving gift bags for students who use the college food pantry. The bags were filled with donated stuffing, potatoes, gravy, cranberry, canned vegetables and grocery store gif

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2017-11-22 22:00:42

Police: 911 is down in New Britain, back on in Southington

NEW BRITAIN - Police are alerting residents that 911 is down. Residents of New Britain should call 860-826-3000 for all police, fire and emergency situations. Mayor Erin Stewart tweeted minutes ago that the AT&T network crashing causing 911 service in the city and several other areas to not work. P

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-11-22 22:17:00

Southington Police Arrest Man for Stalking, Threatening

SOUTHINGTON, CT - A man was arrested for two incidents in which he violated a protective order, police said. At 6:10 p.m. on Sunday, Joshoel Z. Mullen, 33 of Watertown, came to Southington police headquarters to surrender on an active arrest warrant, police said. Mulen was being investigated for inc

PATCH - 2017-11-21 21:29:09

Southington man charged in Lego collection theft won't face prosecution on larceny charge

SOUTHINGTON - A local man accused of stealing a Lego collection from his brother worth nearly $7,000 will not be prosecuted in connection with the reported theft. David Verchinski, 32, of 114 Meriden Ave., accepted a plea bargain Tuesday in Bristol Superior Court, but the deal did not include plead

BRISTOL PRESS - 2017-11-21 23:33:00

SPD teams up with Curtis Robinson Center to extend No Shave November

The Southington Police Department has teamed up with the Curtis D. Robinson Center for Health Equity at St. Francis to benefit cancer research during prostate cancer awareness month as a part of the SPD's No Shave November campaign. The No Shave November initiative will run through Monday, Dec. 11.

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2017-11-22 15:52:34

Winter registration underway at Tunxis

Tunxis Community College in Farmington will offer accelerated credit courses during a winter session, which runs Dec. 27 to Jan. 12. Registration will be accepted through Dec. 27, prior to the first scheduled class. Courses meet Monday through Friday during the three-week session at a very accelerat

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2017-11-22 15:37:23

In potential game-changer, Adelanto says $200M secured for entertainment epicenter

The proposal calls for a hotel, convention center, retail shopping, restaurants and entertainment space, including a museum, on roughly 40 acres. It's expected to be done by 2020. ADELANTO - City officials say $200 million in private financing from foreign investors has been secured to construct a m

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-22 19:10:52

From joy to sorrow: Woman remembers day she met Johnny Unitas, learned President Kennedy had been killed

HESPERIA - Linda McGuyer is celebrating the 54th anniversary of the day she was swept away by euphoria only to be plunged into grief by the news that President John F. Kennedy had been killed. "It was the most confusing and exciting day of my life," McGuyer said. "It was also the most devastating."

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-22 17:26:20

Duo connected to multi-car theft spree arrested; officials warn against leaving vehicles running, unattended

HESPERIA - Authorities arrested a man and woman who reportedly stole several vehicles during a two-day crime spree. Eduardo Soto, 26, of Hesperia, and Regina Renee Deleon, 36, of Victorville, were arrested after San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department officials linked them to a rash of vehicle th

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-22 21:50:52

Suspect at large after officer-involved shooting Tuesday

VICTORVILLE - Authorities are continuing to investigate an officer-involved shooting at a WinCo store here Tuesday evening. Details are scarce, but San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department and California Highway Patrol officials confirmed an off-duty CHP officer opened fire on a suspect at the Win

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-23 01:03:05