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Family events this weekend, Sept. 22-24

Here's our list of family-friendly events happening in Southwest Florida this weekend, Sept. 22-24. FRIDAY, SEPT. 22 Child Passenger Safety Event - 9 a.m.-noon. Florida Department of Health, Charlotte County, 1100 Loveland Blvd., Port Charlotte. Have a certified technician check your child's care se

NEWS-PRESS - 2017-09-21 00:17:50

Broken stoplight, crash cause miles-long delay on I-75

Clouds from a thunderstorm loom Monday afternoon over Interstate 75 near North Port. (Photo via Kathy StClair / Facebook) NORTH NAPLES, Fla. A crash and a broken stoplight caused a delay five miles long Wednesday morning on Interstate 75, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The broken stoplight is at I

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 09:07:31

Storm debris pickup begins Thursday in Punta Gorda

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. Storm debris collection within city limits will begin Thursday. Contractors from CrowderGulf will pick up the waste at residential curbsides, the city said. Debris should be set apart from regular household garbage and should not be placed in bags, cans or other containers, the cit

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 11:12:40

State Road 31 closed due to flooding near Punta Gorda

A section of State Road 31 is still seeing flooding one week after Hurricane Irma passed through Southwest Florida. CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- A major north-south route through rural Charlotte County is closed due to flooding from Hurricane Irma. A section of State Road 31 is closed in the are of Coo

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-18 10:42:29

Bernie Casey, pro football player turned actor, dies

Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as "Revenge of the Nerds" and "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka," has died. He was 78. Casey died Tuesday in Los Angeles after a brief illness, his talent agent Erin Connor said. Born in West Virginia

ORLANDO SENTINEL - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Man suspected of killing son was under investigation for sex abuse, was once registered sex offender

Dixon Police say Robert Michaels, 33, shot and killed his 5-year-old son Christopher Monday afternoon at a home in the 1000 block of Fargo Avenue. Police say Michaels then turned the gun on himself and later died at a Rockford hospital. According to police, Robert Michaels had been under investigat

13 WREX-TV - 2017-09-20 00:21:00

Dixon Police investigating murder of young child

DIXON, Ill. (WIFR) -- Dixon Police are currently investigating the murder of a young child this afternoon in Dixon. Police are calling this an apparent murder/suicide. A press conference is being held tonight at 8:00 p.m. in the Dixon Police Department community room. We'll update this story as we l

WIFR - 2017-09-19 01:06:00

List of Emmy Award winners

LOS ANGELES, Cali. (AP) -- List of winners of the annual Emmy Awards, announced Sunday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Drama Series: "The Handmaid's Tale." Directing, Drama: Reed Morano, "The Handmaid's Tale." Actor, Drama Series: Sterling K. Brown, "This is Us." Actress, Drama Series

KCRG.COM - 2017-09-18 13:12:00

Rick's Six: Overnight road work on Kimberly, Emmy winners, fatal crash

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. A good Monday to all. We're starting the work-week off with a chance of rain and cooler temps. Here are the weather details from the National Weather Service. 1. Rain chances increase for later today There's a slight

QUAD-CITIES TIMES - 2017-09-18 10:30:00

Mental health: Facing challenges

This is the second in a series about mental health.Life can be full of ups and downs, and it's no different to someone with a mental illness. But people often have an added struggle dealing with a stigma not only from society but through their own eyes as well. It can start early - a child on the pl

ROCHELLE NEWS-LEADER - 2017-09-19 17:14:58

Arellano cites city, military experience

Dixon Mayor Liandro "Li" Arellano Jr. announced Monday he is running for the 45th Senate District seat, which includes Earlville, Leland, Mendota and Sandwich. The seat is now held by Sen. Tim Bivins, R-Dixon, who decided in June against running for another term. "I have immense respect for Senator

OTTAWA TIMES - 2017-09-19 04:01:14

River Cities Quilt Guild show is this weekend

MORRISON, Ill. - Over 100 quilts, large and small, created by the River Cities Quilt Guild members, will be on display at the Morrison Super Wash Center, 701 West LIncolnway, Morrison, on Sept. 23 and 24. Doors are open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Door prizes, bed turn

CLINTON HERALD - 2017-09-19 19:26:30

Police: Young child murdered in Dixon

The Dixon Police Department says a young child was killed Monday in what officials are calling a murder and attempted suicide situation. No other details are being released at this time. Dixon Police Chief Danny Langloss will address the media at 8 p.m. in the Dixon Police Department community room

13 WREX-TV - 2017-09-19 02:11:00

Freeport police arrest Lanark woman for possessing drugs, resisting arrest

FREEPORT - Freeport police say they had to knock a Lanark woman to the ground when she resisted arrest Saturday evening near the corner of Chestnut Street and Locust Avenue. Lt. Andrew Schroeder said police responded to reports of an intoxicated motorist running out of gas near the intersection arou

FREEPORT JOURNAL STANDARD - 2017-09-18 18:24:56

6-year-old in Peoria with life-threatening injuries following semi-vs-pedestrian crash

WALNUT - At 3:44 p.m. Tuesday Walnut Police and EMS responded to a report of a semi-vs.-pedestrian accident in the 300 block of E. North Street (Route 92). A release this morning from police chief Glenn Lawson said a 6-year-old boy received life-threatening injuries as a result of the accident. The

NEWS TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 14:23:00

La Salle County prosecutors pursue $166K

The La Salle County State's Attorney's Office took action Monday to keep $166,505 state police seized from an Interstate 80 driver. On Sept. 6, a trooper stopped a vehicle on I-80 near La Salle that was driven by Edvard Ghazaryan, of Tujunga, Calif. As reason for the stop, the trooper said Ghazaryan

OTTAWA TIMES - 2017-09-20 04:15:48

Paint the Gym Purple event honors Mary Davis

ERIE, Illinois (KWQC) - The Erie and Fulton communities came together on Tuesday to honor Mary Davis. Mary has been battling cancer for years and the community organized the "Paint the Gym Purple" event at Erie High School in her honor. Mary and Michael Saad grew up together. "Wow, she's probably

KWQC - 2017-09-20 05:56:00

Letter: Rock River Sweep Organization thanks volunteers

The Rock River Sweep Organization would like to thank all of the volunteers who participated in this year's Rock River Sweep in the Oregon, Byron and Grand Detour areas. Perfect weather conditions made for a pleasant morning for picking up waste from in and along the river. The Oregon Area Rock Rive

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2017-09-20 23:51:44

Impressions: Homecoming buttons give a glimpse of North Scott history

I bought this collection of North Scott Homecoming buttons for a song at the Eldridge United Methodist Church's annual rummage sale last April. The price for the set was marked down to somewhere between $5 and $10. I later learned that they were donated by Christie Nevenhoven. She and her late husba

NORTHSCOTTPRESS.COM - 2017-09-20 20:00:00

Ducks Unlimited northwest Illinois chapter to hold annual banquet

THOMSON - The northwest Illinois chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold its 45th annual banquet and fundraiser Oct. 7 at Majestic Pines Event Center, 3 miles north of Thomson on state Route 84. The doors will open at 5 p.m., and a buffet meal will be served at 7 p.m. A live and silent auction and raff

FREEPORT JOURNAL STANDARD - 2017-09-19 22:00:00