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73-year-old motorcyclist killed after collision in Lake County, FHP says

A 73-year-old Clermont man was killed Sunday morning when a car drifted into his lane and struck his 2015 Kawasaki motorcycle, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Stephen Newton was traveling north on the rural County Road 455 near Heatherwood Lane in Lake County when the 2001 Chevy Malibu and struck h

ORLANDO SENTINEL - 2017-11-20 01:35:00

Cops: Man who caused says he was sick of bad drivers

CLERMONT - Authorities say a man who was fed up about people driving dangerously through a busy intersection decided to take matters into his own hands .. by driving dangerously through the intersection and causing a head-on collision. According to an arrest report, deputies responded to an accident

DAILY COMMERCIAL - 2017-11-20 17:49:02

FHP: Clermont man, 22, dies after truck slams into tree trunk, flips

CLERMONT, Fla. - A 22-year-old man was killed Saturday night in a Marion County crash, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Troopers said Justin Delaney, of Clermont, was driving his Toyota Tacoma north on Southwest Seventh Avenue Road near Southwest 45th Street at 9:40 p.m. when he drifted west across

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-11-19 20:30:18

Oakland Nature Preserve Participating in Giving Tuesday

Oakland Nature Preserve has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on November 28, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tues

CLERMONTNEWSLEADER.COM - 2017-11-20 09:21:00

Bell Ceramics potential site for Clermont boat ramp

CLERMONT - The City of Clermont has not taken any official action on relocating their boat ramp, but the Lake County Water Authority now has. In their monthly meeting on Wednesday, held in the county's council chambers in Tavares, the board voted 5-0 to recommend that the city relocate their ramp to


Library group updating the definitive history of Clermont

CLERMONT - Members of the Cooper Memorial Library Association Board of Directors are in the final stretches of a project that will bring some of Clermont's history up to date and give people a sense of how the city has changed over the years. The project involves updating and republishing the histor


Store owner catches couple trying to install card skimmer

YALAHA - An alert convenience store owner confronted a man who police say was trying to install a credit card skimmer on a gas pump in Yalaha Saturday. According to an arrest report, the store owner saw a large white box truck pull up to a pump at his gas station. The female passenger went inside to

DAILY COMMERCIAL - 2017-11-20 21:44:57

Deputies: Lake County man causes crash to bring attention to dangerous intersection

GROVELAND, Fla. - A Groveland man took matters into his own hands when he said deputies weren't doing enough to prevent people from running stop signs. Bruce John Homer, 61, is accused of intentionally causing wrecks or pulling out in front of people to get them to stop at the intersection of Fosgat

WFTV - 2017-11-20 18:47:28

Hogansburg woman jailed after being charged with warrant for misdemeanor theft

MASSENA -- Village police say they charged Sarah V. Avery, 32, of Raquette Point Road, Hogansburg with an arrest warrant for petit larceny at 10:59 p.m. Nov. 18 at the police station. She was arraigned by Massena Justice Patrick Serguson and remanded to the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, in lieu

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-20 18:47:00


Tune-in for WPBS-TV's Home for theHolidays Membership Drive, Saturday, November 25th through December 3rd! The Home for the Holidays Membership Drive begins with a star-studded line up on Saturday, November 25th, ending with the premiere of The Beatles Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years at 8 pm.

WPBSTV.ORG - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Free Thanksgiving dinner offered Thursday in Massena

MASSENA -- The public is invited to a free Thanksgiving meal Thursday, Nov. 23, from 2:30-4:30 p.m., at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 105 N. Main St. RSVP by calling 315-714-4038 or emailing [email protected]. Call for more information or for a ride to the dinner. MASSENA -- The public is invite

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2017-11-20 14:06:00

Town of Massena mulling takeover of former Alcoa Massena East water plant

MASSENA - Town of Massena officials have an opportunity to take over a water plant at Alcoa's former Massena East plant, which could allow them to provide water service to customers in that area. "At some point we need to start talking about the situation at the Alcoa East plant. We have the potenti

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-20 08:30:00

After 72 Years, North Lawrence woman receives father's war medals

CANTON - A North Lawrence woman never really knew her father, who was killed in combat during World War II when she was only 5 months old. Gloria J. Brean had an opportunity Wednesday night to reconnect when she was presented her father's war medals, including a Purple Heart. The ceremony took place


Guarding the past: municipal historians keepers of the memories

For nearly 100 years state law has required every municipality - every village, town, city, county - to have a historian. Under the law, the duties of governmental historians are to research and write; teach and hold public presentations; preserve local history and to organize the celebration of hi

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-19 08:30:00

Holiday bazaars get shoppers started

With Thanksgiving just days away, many churches and community groups are helping locals take the edge off the upcoming shopping season by offering up craft sales, bazaars and Christmas markets. In Waddington Saturday, Patty A. VanPatten was overseeing her third Fall Bazaar in St. Mary's Parish Hall


Massena Central Facilities Study Advisory Committee recaps latest meeting

MASSENA - The Facilities Study Advisory Committee that's looking at the potential reconfiguration of the Massena Central School District says the district's current school configuration is a "somewhat common arrangement" in other New York school districts. Massena Central has three kindergarten thro


Area woman killed in crash

A former Fredericktown resident was killed and her brother seriously injured in a two-car collision that took place at 6:15 p.m. Friday on Highway 72, two-tenths of a mile west of County Road 350 in Cape Girardeau County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred when an

DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-21 01:46:00

Three 'pound pups,' 16 cats seek holiday homes

Three dogs and 10 cats at the Farmington Pound; four cats at the Bonne Terre Pound; and two cats at the Fredericktown Pound are seeking their owners or new homes where they can be loved and cared for. Farmington Pound 573-747-1988 Male Heeler mix is 1-2 years old. It's reported that this guy is very


Smoke detector maintenance can save lives

Something many of us forget about and just assume they work is our smoke detectors. "There were flames coming on the walls there were flames coming out of the ceiling," Carbondale, IL. Police Officer Benjamin Jones said. "I found an elderly couple inside a bedroom and they had no idea what was going

KFVS12 - 2017-11-20 13:44:12

Lighted holiday displays open this week

Strings of lights, goodwill wishes and more are coming together in Cape County Park North and Jackson City Park's lighted holiday displays, free to the public to enjoy. Displays will be open later this week through Dec. 31. The display in Jackson City Park will open Friday with an event geared towar

SOUTHEAST MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-20 06:00:00