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Harmony Jubilee brings hot air balloons to Fitzgerald

FITZGERALD - They prefer to be called "balloonists" not "ballooners." Katrina and Dale Pattyn have been ballooning together since 2010 when Dale got his balloon pilot license. Their balloon, Hyggelig, has a volume of 90,000 cubic feet and is as tall as a six story building. According to the Pattyns,

TIFTON GAZETTE - 2017-11-23 19:00:00

Smiths plead guilty, convicted of aggravated assault/cruelty to children

District Attorney Jackie Johnson announces the conviction of 45-year-old Nathaniel Eric Smith and 28-year-old Latasha Denise Smith for aggravated assault and cruelty to children in Camden County Superior Court on November 17. The charges stem from the June 2017 assault of a Baxley woman and her 15-

BAXLEY NEWS-BANNER - 2017-11-22 15:17:07

Salvation Army Holiday Distribution Needs Volunteers In Brick

BRICK, NJ - Vounteers are being sought to help distribute food and gifts to needy families at the 12th Annual Salvation Army Gift Drive distribution. A news release from the Brick Township School District said the Salvation Army Gift drive serves approximately 450 students and their families with gi

PATCH - 2017-11-22 00:17:57

Bayville man had more than $3,400 in heroin in Manchester, police say

Agents arrest James F. Smith III, aka 'Brim Reaper,' at his family's Manchester home. He is one of 12 people charged in a drug trafficking organization that distributed large quantities of heroin at the Shore. STAFF VIDEO BY THOMAS P. COSTELLO Thomas P. Costello Manchester narcotics officers found

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-11-22 17:52:03

Neptune forfeits Thanksgiving rivalry game postponed after threat

ASBURY PARK -- A decades-old rivalry Thanksgiving Day football game between Asbury Park and Neptune high schools that was postponed on Tuesday will not be rescheduled and will end in a forfeit by Neptune. The game was initially postponed after school officials said they "received a credible, crimin

NJ.COM - 2017-11-22 20:02:25

Were police right to ticket a man driving his pregnant wife to the hospital?

The story is one many expectant fathers wonder about: "If I have to rush my wife to the hospital to give birth and a cop sees me, will he give me an escort with all the bells and whistles - lights flashing, siren screeching?" The answer, at least in Howell Township, is, "No, we don't do that. That's

NJ.COM - 2017-11-23 11:45:39

Celebrate the 95th holiday season of the Strand Center for the Arts

The celebration of The Strand Center for the Arts' 95th holiday season hosted by Lakewood Mayor Ray Coles begins at 7:00 p.m. in The Strand Gallery on December 13, 2017. Tickets cost $100.00 each and include light fare, an open bar, entertainment, and a gift basket auction, all of which will benefi

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-11-23 01:38:05

Opioid lawsuits: Berkeley hires attorney to sue pill makers

Berkeley is the latest town to join the legal fray to fight opioid manufacturers. The township council this week hired the Washington D.C.-based firm Motley Rice LLC to represent Berkeley in a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies. More: Is the opioid epidemic slowing? "Opioids are addictive. Th

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-11-22 23:15:36

Snowy owl sighted in Lakewood, mark birds' return to Jersey Shore

Who comes to the Jersey Shore for the winter? A literal snowbird, the snowy owl. The snowy owl, with its striking white plumage and bright yellow eyes, ventures to New Jersey in the winter or during part of their annual migrations from northern Canada. They can be found making appearances up and dow

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-11-22 22:25:19

The Hungry Puppy hosts annual Pictures with Santa

He's making a list and he's checking it twice... Santa will be at The Hungry Puppy for Pictures with Santa on Saturday, December 2nd and Sunday, December 3rd from 10 am to 3 pm. Pictures with Santa are taking place at the store located at 1288 Highway 33 in Farmingdale, NJ 07727. All proceeds will g

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-11-23 01:40:38

Ballet Etudes goes pro by hiring Huntington Beach's Evan Strand as the Cavalier in its Nutcracker

Professional dancer Evan Strand, 29, top is shown with dancer Shirley Tang in Huntington Beach on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. Strand will be playing role of the Cavalier opposite and Shirley Tang, as the Sugar Plum Fairy in the Huntington Beach Academy of Dance's Ballet Etudes production of the "Nutcrack


How did 2 brothers end up dead with gunshot wounds in their Huntington Beach apartment? Police have made 'no determination'

Huntington Beach police detectives are still investigating the circumstances leading to the deaths of two brothers whose bodies were found with gunshot wounds in their apartment on Taft Lane over the weekend. Police responded to the 15700 block of Taft at about 2:45 p.m. Sunday after receiving a med

LA TIMES - 2017-11-22 00:45:00

Two brothers found fatally shot in Huntington Beach apartment

Two brothers were found dead from gunshot wounds in a Huntington Beach apartment Sunday afternoon. The circumstances of their deaths remain under investigation, authorities said. Police responded to a medical emergency call from the apartment in the 15700 block of Taft Lane at about 2:45 p.m. Sunday


Father Gets Six Years in Prison for Beating Up Huntington Beach Cop

Darryl Headrick pleaded guilty on Friday to assaulting an on-duty Huntington Beach policeman last year during a routine bicycle stop. A judge sentenced the 60-year-old Surf City resident to six years in state prison for a felony count of aggravated assault and misdemeanor count of resisting an offic


Eva Kilgore: An old Italian favorite returns to a new Huntington Beach location

Here Comes Santa Claus Santa Claus really, really likes to stop by Main Street in Huntington Beach. Don't know how he finds the time...but we're fortunate to have him here in Surf City. The big guy will be on hand to pose with children, and give smiles to all he meets from 1 to 5 p.m. Dec. 2-3,9,12,


2 found dead in Huntington Beach apartment are identified as brothers

HUNTINGTON BEACH - Two young men found dead from gunshot wounds in a Huntington Beach apartment on Sunday, Nov. 19 have been identified as brothers, with investigators not ruling out a murder-suicide or an accident-suicide, police said on Monday. Officers found Benjamin Ullestad, 25, and Brandon Ull


Police Search for Man Who Held Up Santa Ana Liquor Store at Gunpoint

Police are searching for an armed robber who held up a Santa Ana liquor store clerk, in an incident that was captured on surveillance video early Wednesday. An armed robber is seen in surveillance video provided by Valley Liquors in Santa Ana. The robbery occurred shortly after midnight at the Valle

KTLA.COM - 2017-11-22 15:50:13

OC Grub Guide 11/23-11/29: Giving Thanks

We're thankful for good deals this holiday weekend, and hot drinks to help us stay awake. Plan your shopping and prepare for some delicious meals ahead! Prego is Open (Again)! - Tustin Loyal diners of Chef Ugo Allesina, this news is for you. As of Thanksgiving, Prego is back and reinvented as Prego

OC WEEKLY BLOGS - 2017-11-23 16:00:00

Former North Salem Supervisor dies

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.--Peter Bisulca, a North Salem resident and former supervisor for the town, passed away Nov. 13. Bisulca was an active community member, town officials said. He was interim supervisor for the town of North Salem from 1987 to 1988 and served as president of the North Salem Senior Cit

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-11-22 18:34:00

Newtown Marching Band Wins At Nationals: Report

NEWTOWN, CT - The Newtown High School Marching Band was recognized as being one of the best in the nation after capturing first place at the USBands Open Class National Championships. The News Times reports the band received an overall score of 97.363 and defeated 15 other bands in their class. The

PATCH - 2017-11-22 15:57:43