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Calendar of events for Nov. 17 and beyond

TODAY Friday Talks: Business Advancement Series: 8 a.m., CF Hampton Center, 1501 W. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Email danielle@ocalacep.com. Topic: "Get Fired Up! But Don't Burn Out." Presenter: Daniel Gentry. LifeSouth bloodmobile: Call 622-3544. Grand Oaks Resort and Museum, 8 a.m.-noon, 3000 Ma

STAR-BANNER - 2017-11-17 05:01:00

Rural health care centers provide quality low-cost care

To get dental services she can afford, 73-year-old Juanita Jenkins has one of her sons drive her 16 miles from her home in the Duval neighborhood in northeast Gainesville to the Alachua County Organization for Rural Needs (ACORN) Clinic in Brooker. The 32-mile round trip is worth it, she says. Jenki

GAINESVILLE.COM - 2017-11-14 23:14:04

Mini 'trash mountains' aid in Irma cleanup

GREEN COVE SPRINGS - For Clay County Emergency Management Director John Ward and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, roadside trash piles are a thing of beauty. The sites, nine ... This item is available in full to subscribers. A temporary debris storage site is seen off county roa

CLAYTODAYONLINE.COM - 2017-11-15 17:38:02

Neighborhood walks bring feelings of safety

MIDDLEBURG - Secluded from the busier parts of Middleburg, the residential area of Calendula and Petunia avenues is best described as quiet and peaceful. As Sheriff Darryl Daniels and his ... This item is available in full to subscribers. MIDDLEBURG - Secluded from the busier parts of Middleburg, th

CLAYTODAYONLINE.COM - 2017-11-15 17:36:58

Does your family need help for Thanksgiving?

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - With the Thanksgiving holiday around the corner, some families might be starting to wonder how they will be able to afford a traditional meal. Several organizations in Jacksonville are ready to help. Farm Share -- a 27-year-old Florida-based charity that helps alleviate hunger

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2017-11-15 21:28:35

Officials are investigating a deadly shooting that involved a Levy County deputy

A shooting took place last night in Levy County that left one man dead and two Levy County deputy on paid administrative leave. As of now all we know is deputies arrived on scene and found an armed male. After confronting him, the man turned hostile and the officers and he got into a violent confron

WCJB - 2017-11-17 18:49:00

GDP released a composite sketch of sexual assault suspect.

Gainesville police have released a composite sketch of a man who raped a girl at the Tovoli apartments this past Wednesday. police say the man grabbed a woman while she was i the gym and dragged her into the bathroom, exposed themselves and made her perform a sex act. Police say he was wearing a red

WCJB - 2017-11-17 19:33:00

Jury hears closing arguments during Bannister penalty phase

The penalty phase of the trial is underway for James Bannister, convicted last week of the 2011 murders of four people. The victim's family members say they're just ready to move on with their lives. Frank Brown said, "From day one I put it in God's hands." Frank Brown and his family say it's now up

WCJB - 2017-11-17 11:50:00

Haverhill's Santa Parade Happening This Sunday

Ho, ho, ho, Haverhill! The 53rd annual VFW Santa Parade will make its festive crawl down Route 125 from the Bradford fire station to the former VFW Post 29 building on Kenoza Avenue. Held from 1 to 3 p.m., the parade, which carries the theme "It's Christmastime in the City," is sponsored by Haverhil

WHAV.NET - 2017-11-17 00:00:08

'Wonder' Movie Excites Haverhill Girl With Treacher Collins Syndrome

HAVERHILL (CBS) - For a Haverhill family, the movie "Wonder" headed to the big screen on Friday will be more than a just a movie, it will be an opportunity. The film is helping spread awareness about kids just like their own Wonder Girl. Five-year-old Cassie Nicholas has Treacher Collins Syndrome, a

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-16 23:59:32

1,800 Haverhill homes lose power; all should have electricity back by 3:15 p.m., National Grid says

HAVERHILL - About 1,800 homes in the eastern section of the city lost power about 1 p.m. Thursday, National Grid officials said. The company said the outage is in the area of Amesbury Road, Concord Street and Middle Road. The cause of the power failure was not immediately known. National Grid said i

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-16 18:12:00

Haverhill Woman, 54, Sentenced to 60 Months in Prison for Heroin Trafficking

A 54-year-old Haverhill woman has been sentenced to 60 months in federal prison for her role in a heroin trafficking conspiracy, the U.S. Attorney's Office said Wednesday. Judith Ardolino will serve time behind bars for operating so-called "trap houses," or residences where customers of the drug tra

WHAV.NET - 2017-11-15 13:37:27

Haverhill's Alexandra Chandler Enters Race to Succeed Rep. Niki Tsongas

Haverhill is having its political moment. Just hours before Andy Vargas was sworn in at the Statehouse, another city resident announced her plans to seek a Congressional seat. Alexandra Chandler, a formal Naval Intelligence officer and married mom, said Tuesday that she'll run for the 3rd Essex Dist

WHAV.NET - 2017-11-16 00:00:52

Haverhill's Overnight Winter Parking Ordinance In Effect; Park on Even Side

Last March, drivers along Broadway found the stretch of route 97 difficult to navigate. (Photograph by Marc Lemay.) Haverhill's Overnight Winter Parking Ordinance begins today. That means, all cars and trucks left on public streets between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m., must be parked on the even side of the ro

WHAV.NET - 2017-11-15 00:02:07

Haverhill Medical Offices of Anna Jaques Hospital opens

Anna Jaques Hospital announced the official opening of Haverhill Medical Offices, a 30,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art medical office building at 600 Primrose St. in Haverhill. With access off Exit 51A (Route 125), the building offers public transportation through the Merrimack Valley Regional Tra

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-14 21:55:40

Joe Crookston to perform in Haverhill

Joe Crookston will perform at 8 p.m. Nov. 18 at the New Moon Coffeehouse in Haverhill. Emily Mure will open the evening. The coffeehouse is located in the Universalist Unitarian Church, 16 Ashland St., Haverhill. Admission costs $20; $10 for ages 18 and younger. Tickets will be available at the door

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-14 20:56:40

Fitchburg man sentenced to 15 months for assault, battery on child

FITCHBURG -- A city man charged last year with indecent assault and battery of a child and rape was sentenced Wednesday to 15 months in a House of Correction on a lesser charge of assault and battery, according to court documents. Michael A. Arcucci, 32, of 72 Cleghorn St., was arraigned in Distric

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-16 17:07:17

Worcester man gets 18 months in theft from Fitchburg contractor

FITCHBURG -- A Worcester man was sentenced to 18 months in the Worcester House of Corrections and ordered to pay $2,100 in restitution to a Fitchburg construction company he stole from, according to court documents. Edwin Santana, 40, of 14 Reeves St., Worcester, admitted to facts sufficient for a

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-17 11:32:15

ArtsWorcester, Fitchburg Art Museum team for exhibit opening today

WORCESTER - ArtsWorcester's sixth "call and response" exhibition, in partnership with Fitchburg Art Museum, challenged artists to take the traditional motto of the United States, "E pluribus unum" - out of many, one - as inspiration. More than 100 artists responded with varied takes on that cue, fro

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-17 03:00:00

Salvation Army Fitchburg Corps seeks volunteers in Red Kettle Campaign

FITCHBURG -- The Salvation Army Fitchburg Corps Community Center will launch its annual Red Kettle Campaign at 10 a.m. Saturday for its Red Kettle Kickoff ceremony at 739 Water St. While bell ringers have already started ringing at various locations throughout the city for the holiday season ahead

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-17 11:32:42