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Movie Menu: Goodfellas, Saving Private Ryan, Bonnie and Clyde, The Wizard of Oz and more

As we begin to get ready for Thanksgiving celebrations, broadcast and cable television stations offer a collection of films to enjoy. Take a look at what's showing this weekend. Robert DeNiro and Ray Liotta star in Martin Scorsese's ultimate tale of the hidden lives of criminals in the underworld. J

MONROECOURIER.COM - 2017-11-17 16:06:10

Monroe police: 3 establishments sold tobacco products to minor

MONROE - Three town establishments were fined after they were found selling tobacco products to a minor, police said. The Mobil gas station, located at 405 Monroe Turnpike; Buck Stop, located at 456 Main St.; and Cumberland Farms, located at 455 Main St. were witnessed selling tobacco products to so

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-11-17 15:11:31

Tip-A-Cop Hosted by Monroe Police Department

Monroe Police to Host Tip-A-Cop for Special Olympics at Roberto's, November 17 November 16, 2017, - Officers with the Monroe Police Department will host a Tip-A-Cop event to benefit Special Olympics Connecticut at Roberto's Restaurant on Friday, November 17th from 6 to 10 p.m. Roberto's is located a

PATCH - 2017-11-16 17:54:09

Ballroom champions to bring dancing shoes to Bridgeport

Having the right chemistry with a dance partner is critical. "You're sharing a similar goal and figuring out how to achieve where you want to go," she said. Mokris and Jensen usually practice six days a week, taking off one day to let their bodies relax "and put our minds on something else," she sai

MONROECOURIER.COM - 2017-11-16 12:55:08

Curtain Call: Noises Off couldn't be more on

The Brookfield Theatre for the Arts, Brookfield: Anyone who has ever done anything in theater must see this production of Noises Off at the Brookfield Theatre for the Arts in Brookfield. Audiences should start begging for tickets. This is such an outrageously funny production that no one should miss

MONROECOURIER.COM - 2017-11-16 14:15:25

EDC plans aggressive business development push

The EDC members are now creating an inventory of commercial properties for sale in Monroe. Working with P&Z and other land-use commissions, the commission is seeking insight into who might want to occupy those properties and, likewise, which businesses would have strong prospects for town approval.

MONROECOURIER.COM - 2017-11-16 11:00:48

Danbury man dies in I-684 accident

DANBURY - A local man was killed Thursday after a three-car accident along Interstate 684 in New York. Authorities from New York said the accident occurred during the early morning hours when a commercial dump truck entered the northbound lane of the highway from the median. A car driven by Jon Slat

NEWSTIMES - 2017-11-17 15:06:33

Bridgeport police: Suspect in custody after officer reported being shot at

BRIDGEPORT - Gunshots brought a busy intersection, already affected by a major water main break, to a halt Thursday morning with passersby running for cover as a police officer exchanged gunfire with a robbery suspect who is also a "person of interest" in the recent shooting of a Stratford bartender

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-11-16 19:38:58

Chillicothe man faces felony drug charges after traffic stop

CHILLICOTHE - A Wednesday traffic stop on Scioto Avenue led police to arrest a local man on felony drug possession charges. Lucas M. Meehan, 28, of 94 N. High St., was charged with two second-degree felony counts of possession of drugs. According to Chillicothe police, the suspected drugs seized wer

CHILLICO GAZETTE - 2017-11-16 16:48:59

Chillicothe and Ross County public records: Crime reports

3:48 a.m. - Criminal trespass, 3600 block of Polk Hollow Road. 12:31 p.m. - Vehicle trailer stolen, 400 block of Wiles Lane, Richmond Dale. 1:39 p.m. - Theft, 5100 block of Goodhope Road, Frankfort. 2:57 p.m. - Stolen vehicle, 3300 block of Suplhur Lick Road. 3 p.m. - Overdose, first block of East R

CHILLICO GAZETTE - 2017-11-16 19:20:51

Bullet strikes East Water Street home

CHILLICOTHE - A man reported finding his East Water Street home had been shot Wednesday afternoon. According to a Chillicothe police report, the man said he had left his home on the 500 block of East Water Street at about 3:15 p.m. and returned at 5 p.m. to discover debris from the wall on his bed.

CHILLICO GAZETTE - 2017-11-16 17:10:16

Open secrets: Who knew about rumors about Chillicothe High School's Jeff Fisher and when?

CHILLICOTHE - Everyone knew. Those two words echoed across social media by former Chillicothe High School students when the seven-count sexual battery indictment against former principal Jeffrey R. Fisher, 34, was announced. Even Fisher's attorney, who asserts his innocence, said they'd known about

CHILLICO GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 21:42:41

Chillicothe City Council set to begin budget sessions

CHILLICOTHE - Getting next year's budget into shape will take center stage for members of the city administration and city council throughout the remainder of 2017 with a series of upcoming department budget request sessions scheduled before council's Finance Committee beginning this week. Committee

CHILLICO GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 21:14:51

City launches holiday lights contest

Subscribed, but don't have a login? CHILLICOTHE - The Chillicothe Parks and Recreation Department has announced details of its annual holiday lights competition and lights tours. There will be two entry categories for the lights contest. One is being called Clark Griswold after the Chevy Chase chara

CHILLICO GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 14:40:56

Spetnagel to pursue another auditor term

CHILLICOTHE - Ross County Auditor Tom Spetnagel has announced his intent to pursue another term in the office. The 35-year-old Democrat was appointed to the position in 2013 after a term as auditor for the City of Chillicothe, then was elected to a full term in the county office in 2014. "I love my

CHILLICO GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 14:38:36

Legal Services reaches out to those due unemployment

CIRCLEVILLE-For people having issues applying for unemployment benefits, the Southeastern Ohio Legal Services (SEOLS) is working to make sure anyone without good internet access doesn't fall thorough the cracks. July 1 became the cutoff date for Ohioians wanting to file an application or claim for u

CIRCLEVILLE HERALD - 2017-11-17 10:00:00

Prosecutors Want Edmonds Man's 7th DUI To Be His Last: Report

EDMONDS, WA - An Edmonds man was recently arrested for his seventh DUI, according to the Everett Daily Herald, and prosecutors are aiming to put him in jail to deter him from getting an eighth. David Gama, 52, was last arrested on Oct. 12 in the parking lot of an Edmonds fast food restaurant after h

PATCH - 2017-11-16 16:45:09

Driver killed after crashing through concrete wall, into home in E. Wash.

PASCO, Wash. - Police are investigating after a man drove his truck through a busy intersection, smashed through a concrete wall and crashed into a home on Wednesday night. The driver of the truck, a 47 year-old Pasco man, was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators say it is possible the driver

KOMO NEWS - 2017-11-16 08:31:15

Amy Kathleen Browning (Parker): 1971-2017

Amy was born in February 1971 and passed away too soon at the age of 46. Amy is survived by her four children: Parker, Allie, Keegan and Kieranand; grandson Jayce; her parents Dennis and Arline Parker; two sisters, Dawn Parker and Kristan Sanchez; in addition to many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles a

VILLAGESOUP.COM - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Sick mom inspires through gratitude

When you walk into Jennifer Sabounchi's house, there's a good chance you'll be greeted by a mother and daughter in full princess and queen regalia. Why? The better question is, why not? "Mommy looks fabulous in this wig," laughs Jennifer. "You're the queen, Mom," replies her daughter Ahzi. Jennifer

KING-5 - 2017-11-16 23:50:49