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Litchfield food pantry needs donations, volunteers

The Food Pantry at St. Michael Church in Litchfield is a success: since starting this spring, an increasing number of people come to the Community House the third Saturday of each month. From 10:30 a.m. to12:30 p.m., volunteers distribute much-needed canned and packaged food, fresh bread, eggs and v

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2017-11-17 22:38:23

St. Michael's Litchfield celebrates stained glass window with open house

LITCHFIELD - On Saturday, Dec. 2, from 3 to 5 p.m., St. Michael's Parish will hold an open house celebration of their new magnificent west window. When the cornerstone of the building was laid on June 6, 1920, the main window facing South Street (Route 63-S) was finished with placeholder glass, awai

COUNTYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-16 05:00:00

PD: Man charged with arson at Bantam Lodge

A 22-year-old man was arrested on Thursday in connection with an arson fire at an abandoned lodge in Morris last month. A large fire was reported at the Bantam Lodge located on Route 209, or Bantam Lake Road, on Oct. 28. The lodge has been non-operational for years, state police said. Police charge

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-17 20:38:00

Notorious Mafia 'boss of bosses' Toto Riina dead at 87

Getting calls from your own number? Don't pick upGetting calls from your own number? Don't pick up Updated: Thursday, November 16 2017 4:44 PM EST2017-11-16 21:44:46 GMT It can be a bit startling, to get an incoming call from your own number and see your own photo staring back at you. But if you get

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-18 03:22:00

Kushner received emails from Sergei Millian - an alleged dossier source who was in touch with George Papadopoulos

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, was copied on emails sent to the Trump campaign last year from Sergei Millian, the Belarus-born businessman who has worked with the Trump Organization and was reportedly a key source in the explosive dossier alleging ties between

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2017-11-17 23:59:59

Robert Mugabe's power-hungry wife, 'Gucci Grace,' may have provoked Zimbabwe's military takeover

Zimbabwe has been under military control since Tuesday, likely ending the rule of Robert Mugabe, the country's leader since its creation in 1980. His wife "Gucci" Grace Mugabe - 42 years younger than her husband - may have been the source of the military's ire and potentially spurred the armed takeo

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-17 18:01:40

Glenholme School holds 5K for Autism at Steep Rock Preserve

WASHINGTON - The Glenholme School held its fourth annual 5K Run for Autism on Nov. 12. The proceeds support the school's offering to students through academic innovations and therapeutic program expansion, while helping raise awareness of autism. Over 120 enthusiastic runners and walkers gathered fo

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2017-11-17 23:59:59

'Any Russians? Anybody been to Russia?': Jeff Sessions jokes to crowd during speech

Attorney General Jeff Sessions cracked a few jokes to a crowd and referenced the ongoing Russia probe that has loomed over President Donald Trump's first year in office during a speech to the Federalist Society in Washington on Friday. "Is Ambassador Kislyak in the room," Sessions quipped to the aud

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-17 23:59:59

Twining Properties breaks ground on Cambridge property

Twining Properties recently broke ground on Mass+Main, a 308,000-square-foot development in Cambridges Central Square. The project will create 308 mixed-income apartments and 17,000 square feet of retail overlooking Lafayette Square, on the MBTAs Red Line and between MIT and Harvard University. Loca

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-18 00:45:04

New big man in town: Cambridge commissioner meets community over coffee

A small girl with big curly hair and curious eyes approached Cambridge Police Commissioner Branville Bard Jr. last Saturday morning at Sarahs Market and Caf. She wished to report a traffic violation. A car went through the light when it wasnt their turn, she said quietly but firmly. Commissioner Bar

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 22:57:28

Cambridge, Newton Top List of Best Places to Raise Kids

CAMBRIDGE, MA - Two Massachusetts cities have topped a list of best cities in America to raise kids in 2017. Both Cambridge and Newton cracked were listed in the top 10 of the list, which was created by National Council for Home Safety and Security and based on a number of important factors, includi

PATCH - 2017-11-17 16:40:25

Check Out Upcoming Events On The Cambridge Calendar

Arlington, MA (October 2017) Celebrating 25 years of performances, and recently voted one of 12 Great Childrens Theaters Across the US by Backstage Magazine, Arlington Childrens Theatre (ACT) is thrilled to announce their performances of the beloved classic, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.Friday,

PATCH - 2017-11-17 15:05:55

Man Fatally Shot In Busy Cambridge Neighborhood

CAMBRIDGE (CBS) - Police are investigating after a man was fatally shot in a busy Cambridge neighborhood described as normally "very safe." A man in his 20s was found suffering from a single gunshot wound Thursday around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Tremont and Hampshire Street. The man, who has

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-17 08:45:57

Anyone with any information is asked to call Cambridge Police at 617-349-3300.

One person was dead after a shooting just blocks away from Cambridge's Inman Square. The shooting happened after 7 p.m. in the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire Street. Authorities said the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen area. The man in his 20s was transported to the hospital and

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 11:33:25

Local graduate students, universities fear impacts of GOP tax plan

Jack Nicoludis spends much of his time trying to understand how the molecules of life work. In a biochemistry laboratory at Harvard University, he studies proteins crucial to brain development. Nicoludis, a sixth-year chemistry Ph.D. student at Harvard, is one of scores of graduate students across t

METROWEST DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-18 02:05:08

Family medicine physician and author bringing good health to Southcoast

FAIRHAVEN - Family medicine physician Dr. Kevin Gendreau is on a quest for wellbeing - his own and his patients' - and he wouldn't want to practice medicine anywhere but close to home. Gendreau, after studying in Philadelphia and completing his residency in Boston, recently came home to set up his p

HERALD NEWS - 2017-11-17 20:09:59

Dallas County Shape Up results for week 3 released

The Dallas County Health Department reported Shape Up results for week three. The person with the most weight loss was Dan K. with 2.06 percent. The activity challenge was to log at least 10,000 steps per day or 45 minutes of activity for a minimum of four days during the week. The nutrition challen

BUFFALOREFLEX.COM - 2017-11-17 23:45:00

Crash kills Buffalo woman near her hometown

NEAR BUFFALO, Mo. -- A woman from Buffalo is dead after a crash near her hometown. Troopers say Barbara Blair, 77, drove her vehicle off of Highway 32 about five miles east of Buffalo. The car then hit a culvert and overturned. This is the 94th deadly crash in Troop G in 2017.

KYTV - 2017-11-16 22:10:00

Richard Fordyce appointed as state executive director of FSA

The Trump administration recently appointed Richard Fordyce as the new state executive director for the USDA Missouri Farm Service Agency. Fordyce will join the Missouri FSA team on Nov. 13. Fordyce was the Missouri director of agriculture from 2013 to 2017. He recently finished an 11-year term on t

BUFFALOREFLEX.COM - 2017-11-17 08:45:00

Dr. Yousef Ibrahim joins Buffalo Eye Clinic

Dr. Yousef Ibrahim, who grew up in Salem, has joined the staff at the Buffalo Eye Clinic. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Missouri State University, graduating from the Honors College in 2013. After receiving his Doctor of Optometry degree with honors from the University o