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Southbury Police Officers Reunite Lost Dog With His Owner

SOUTHBURY, CT - Southbury Police officers helped reunite a lost canine with his owner, according a post on the Police Department's Facebook page. "Officer Markette and Officer Alfano were on patrol last night when they found K9 Troy roaming in the area of Main Street South and Lakeside Road. Troy h

PATCH - 2018-01-14 19:08:31

Woodbury Senior Community Center to hold 'Live, Laugh then Putt' fundraiser Feb. 16-19

WOODBURY - The 9th annual "Live, Laugh then Putt" Indoor Mini-Golf fundraiser will be held Feb. 16-19 at the Woodbury Senior Community Center, with proceeds supporting the Woodbury Community Services' Food Bank, Fuel and Crisis Assistance Programs. The friendly activity was created to bring the comm

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2018-01-16 05:32:14

NVCC Hosts Annual Leadership Breakfast

WATERBURY, Conn. - More than 100 state, municipal, and community leaders met at Naugatuck Valley Community College on January 11 for the college's annual Leadership Breakfast. The event focused upon state and local issues for the upcoming 2018 Connecticut General Assembly session. The theme of "Chal

PATCH - 2018-01-16 01:48:18

NVCC to Host 4th Fulbright Scholar in Residence

The Fulbright scholar, Aguibou Bougobali Sanou, was born in a large family of artists living in Burkina Faso, Mali and Ivory Coast, Africa. Naugatuck Valley Community College Honored by Announcement of its Fourth Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence WATERBURY- The Institute of International Education has

PATCH - 2018-01-16 01:44:34

Rob Gianazza: Build new library near senior center, not on Horse Field

Published 12:00 am, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 I was encouraged by the New Library Committee and the Brookfield Library Foundation to write to you expressing my support for a new library here in Brookfield. Allow me express my concerns about this project moving forward as it was presented. Our comm

NEWSTIMES - 2018-01-16 05:51:40

PD: 2 arrested for illegally towing motor vehicles in Milford

A man and a woman were arrested on Monday for illegally towing motor vehicles in Milford during the month of October. Officers were investigating several complaints of possible illegal towing of vehicles on Oct. 1, 2, and 3 by Steve's Auto, on Naugatuck Avenue in Milford. The vehicle owners told po

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-01-15 18:35:00

Conn. State Police Report: Newtown School Response Had Deficits

In this Dec. 14, 2012, file photo, officials stand outside of Sandy Hook Elementary School after a shooting in Newtown, Conn. Connecticut State Police have released a report assessing the agency's response to the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. The after-action report was published Fr

FORENSIC MAGAZINE - 2018-01-15 18:18:12

Newtown student launches program to provide school lunch to classmates in need

NEWTOWN - When Elle Sauli was buying lunch in the high school cafeteria one afternoon last year, she realized that the student behind her did not have money for his own. She knew how that felt. Her family had struggled to pay for school lunches when her father lost his job in the 2008 recession, and

NEWSTIMES - 2018-01-15 21:58:46

Anderson University partners with Apple to offer minor in coding

Photo by Anderson University According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there will be an estimated 1 million more computing jobs than applicants to fill them by 2020. To help fill that need, Anderson University has joined with Apple to launch a minor in coding and app development for all stud


Family of missing Anderson man hopes to recover remains, find closure during search

The family of an Anderson County man missing since August is hoping for closure after a search for his remains on Monday. Michael Thrasher was last seen on Aug. 5 in Honea Path, according to investigators. On Monday, a search team was looking for Thrasher's remains near the Saluda Dam in Pelzer.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-15 22:07:00

MLK Day observed with community service opportunities, special programs across Upstate

Several events will be held across the area Monday in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, or MLK Day, is observed each year on the third Monday in January to remember the birthday and life of the famous civil rights leader. This year's celebration falls on King's a

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-15 14:05:00

Coroner, SCDC launch investigation after death of inmate at Perr - FOX Carolina 21

The Greenville County Coroner's Office says an investigation is underway after the death of an inmate at the Perry Correctional Institution in Pelzer. The coroner identified the deceased as 45-year-old Bennie Ray Brown. According to the coroner's office, Brown went into cardiac arrest while he was

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-15 22:52:00

More than 300 volunteers help others on MLK Day of Service

For some, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day was a "day on" rather than a day off. More than 300 volunteers gathered in Spartanburg to complete service projects throughout the county as part of the United Way of the Piedmont's MLK Day of Service. "We are honoring Dr. King's legacy by having people turn w

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2018-01-15 19:30:46

Clemson University students serve community to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

PENDLETON - For 51 weeks a year, the task of organizing the furs, hats, shoes, wedding dresses, military uniforms and thousands of other costumes and accessories collected over the last 30 years tends to overwhelm the volunteers at the Clemson Little Theatre. That's why the Martin Luther King Day of

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-01-15 18:13:42

It's past time for state leaders to replace aging school buses

When it comes to paying for school buses, state officials have been kicking the can down the road for years. The result, as outlined by Paul Hyde in a special report last week in The Greenville News and Anderson Independent Mail, means an aging bus fleet in dire need of replacement vehicles. It is p


Family court cases in South Carolina being delayed by lack of court reporters

Court hearings across the state are being delayed, sometimes at the last minute, because South Carolina can't hire enough court reporters. "It's the beginning of a disaster for the court system in South Carolina," said Valerie McFarland, president of the South Carolina Court Reporters Association. "


Man, 13-Year-Old Girl, Killed in NYC Apartment Fire: Police

Receive the latest local updates in your inbox A man and his 13-year-old daughter were killed in an apartment fire in the Bronx on Sunday, police said. The fire broke out shortly after noon in a building on Dewey Avenue in the Throgs Neck neighborhood, the NYPD said. The victims, a 62-year-old man

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-01-14 20:24:44

10 workers dead after bridge unexpectedly collapses

BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombian officials say 10 workers died after a bridge they were building outside the nation's capital collapsed. Civil Defense authorities say the laborers were working on drainage along the bridge when the structure fell Monday about 60 miles from Bogota. Nine people were killed

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-16 05:20:26

Devotees of Martin Luther King Jr. tell people to get involved

Rev. Charles Boyer, speaker at this year's Martin Luther King birthday celebration, talks about the radical nature of Dr. King's teachings. Event held in Paramus. Matt Fagan PARAMUS - Devotees of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the annual celebration of his birthday Monday night said that tapping int

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-16 04:51:23

Snow may be heaviest in northern and western most portions of state

NORTH JERSEY - Unlike the most recent winter storms, where the snow totals were heaviest in the southern portions of the state, Tuesday's storm promises to be the heaviest in the northern and western most portions of New Jersey, weather officials said. The National Weather Service late Monday evenin

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-16 05:08:20