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Weston day time burglars sentenced in Stamford

STAMFORD-Three Bridgeport burglars who lost the keys to their getaway car in what was first reported to be an exceedingly rare home invasion burglary in Weston last year, were given stiff jail sentences last week at the Stamford courthouse. The defendants, Leequaje Jackson, 21, of Bridgeport, Franci

NEWSTIMES - 2017-12-18 14:04:20

Man in stable condition after shooting in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT - Police are investigating after a man was brought to Bridgeport Hospital with several gunshot wounds. Police said a female driver brought the victim to the hospital around 2:45 a.m. Sunday. Police believe the man was shot in the parking lot at Frankie's Diner on Barnum Avenue. The victim

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-12-17 08:44:23

Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Southern Connecticut

Prepare to give yourself some extra time tomorrow when getting ready for work and don't be shocked if schools have delays either. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for all of Fairfield, New Haven, Middlesex, and New London counties. For Fairfield and New Haven counti

PATCH - 2017-12-17 21:55:52

Shelton Police: Knife threat in Walmart thefts involving Bridgeport residents

SHELTON-Police arrested five Bridgeport residents accused of shoplifting from a Walmart and threatening employees with a knife. Three of the suspects shoplifted around $800 from the store while two waited in a car in the parking lot, police said. Some of the Walmart employees suspected the thefts an

NORWALK HOUR - 2017-12-18 16:09:42

21-Year-Old Man Arrested After Describing Murder in 'Prank Call'

Police on Thursday afternoon arrested a 21-year-old New Britain man by warrant in connection with a bizarre prank call made to a local bank in October. Cory J. Roath. Photo courtesy of the New Canaan Police Department Cory J. Roath of Odonnell Road was charged with second-degree harassment. At about

NEWCANAANITE.COM - 2017-12-18 13:58:01

Jackknifed tractor-trailer crash jams I-95 traffic

Just one lane is now closed after a jackknifed tractor-trailer accident blocked southbound lanes on I-95 in Greenwich Monday morning. At one point all lanes were closed and traffic was detoured off Exit 4. About an hour after the 7:34 a.m. accident, crews managed to get the tractor-trailer truck to

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-12-18 14:26:06

Girl Scout to install children's book lending library at Bethel town hall

BETHEL - Residents might soon be able to exchange their favorite children's books at town hall. The selectmen recently voted to give a Girl Scout permission to install a children's book lending library near the entrance to the municipal gym. As part of her Gold Award project, the Girl Scout plans to

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-12-17 23:59:59

Challenges abound for 26-year-olds falling off parental insurance cliff

James Rowley sits in front of the counter at Vapology 101, an e-cigarette store in Herndon, Va. Rowley started his own business in 2015 called Virginia Vaping Co., which makes and sells e-cigarette flavorings to stores. (Carmen Heredia Rodriguez/Kaiser Health News/TNS) James Rowley sits in front of


Chicken truck wreck partially blocks U.S. 79

PALESTINE - U.S. 79N remains at one lane at the intersection of FM 2574 (Neches Cut-off Road between Palestine and Jacksonville) following a chicken truck wreck that occurred around 1 a.m. During the crash, the truck's cargo, live chickens, were scattered about the roadway. The cargo from the wrecke


Teague Native to Join NPR Interview on Monday 2:00 p.m. About Gospel Blues Artist

One of Freestone County's celebrated musicians may just win a Grammy this year. Nominated for Best Historical Album of the Year is "Washington Phillips and His Manzarene Dreams," compiled by producers Michael Corcoran, April G. Ledbetter, and Steven Lance Ledbetter; Michael Graves serving as master


Fresh art rotates into downtown

A new set of exhibits has rotated into Palestine's downtown for the 2017-18 edition of Main Street Art Tracks. Now in its sixth year, Art Tracks trail continues to beautify and enliven downtown Palestine with innovative and decorative art. The idea for the trail began in 2010, after sculptor Dale Mo


Near As I Can Tell:A judge of character

The unique gift of knowing Bascom Bentley was that everyone who met him immediately felt a special and deeply rooted connection with him. Just read all the comments about him in the paper and social media at his passing. Hear what folks say at social gatherings and in courtrooms and churches around

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2017-12-18 03:15:00

Death and Funeral Notices for Dec. 16

EVELYN FAITH BUCHANAN, Infant, Tyler, died Dec. 12. Stewart Family Funeral Home. ARLIN WADE HOWELL, 61, Tyler, died Dec. 13. Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home, Tyler. MARGARITHA HUSS, 80, Chandler, died Dec. 15. Hilliard Funeral Home, Van. LAURA MARIE COOPER LEISTER, 87, Chandler, died D


How's the real estate market? December 2017 Report

So ... how's the real estate market in Palestine? Let's see what the sales data says! In the last 30 days, the Palestine Texas Association of Realtors MLS had the following activity: Total number of active MLS listings: 127 New listings added in last 30 days: 24 Total properties sold in last 30 days

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2017-12-18 00:38:00

Judge Bentley remembered with laughter, tears, love

reporter@palestineherald.com Saturday's gathering for Judge Bascom Bentley III might have set the world's record for most laughs at a memorial service. Nearly 1,000 of Bentley's friends, family members, colleagues, and admirers packed the First Christian Church of Palestine. They came not so much to

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2017-12-17 00:09:00

Hundreds expected to celebrate life at Bentley's memorial

Judge Bascom Bentley III Family, friends, colleagues, and admirers were on Friday preparing to bid their final farewell to Judge Bascom Bentley III. Tears, of course, will shed at the memorial service, scheduled to start at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the First Christian Church of Palestine. But at least


Omaha police respond to multiple overnight robberies

Police believe the same man is responsible for two of the robberies. Updated: 10:36 AM CST Dec 17, 2017 Omaha police are investigating three robberies that happened early Sunday morning. The first happened around 3:30 a.m. at the Walgreen's near 50th and Center streets. A man jumped over the coun

KETV.COM - 2017-12-17 16:36:00

West Omaha neighborhood hit by Christmas vandals

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- People in at least four Omaha neighborhoods found broken lights, broken reindeer and a busted nativity scene after a string of overnight vandalism. "Heard a loud bang, assumed it was fireworks, put on my shoes to let the dog out and then I saw a whole bunch of my fence strewn

WOWT - 2017-12-18 06:41:00

Omaha bicyclist says open car door caused serious injuries

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- An Omaha bicyclist is seriously injured after he tells 6 News someone opened up their parked car door. The man still doesn't know who the car driver was. He tells us he'd like for them to come forward. "I just remember seeing a red door with a brown panel open up in front of m

WOWT - 2017-12-18 07:05:00

3 injured in South Omaha crash

Two men and a teenage boy were injured early Sunday when a sport utility vehicle crashed in South Omaha, police said. Jonathan Guzman-Cruz, 20, of Bellevue and Derrik Trautman, 15, of Omaha were thrown from the 1998 Ford Expedition and found lying on the ground. Their injuries were not life-threaten

OMAHA.COM - 2017-12-17 10:27:00