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Kennesaw council approves 44-acre, 83 home subdivision on Pine Mountain Road

The Kennesaw City Council has approved a plan to annex and rezone just under 44 acres of property on Pine Mountain Road and build 83 homes. The plan by developer Venture Homes calls for a total average density of 2.6 lots per acre, and the planned homes will be 2,400 to 3,600 square feet and cost be

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 02:45:00

Georgia firefighter catches baby from flaming balcony

ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN) - A massive fire at an apartment complex in Atlanta last week had firefighters racing to the scene. Part of their effort was tossing and catching children from a burning building. "We did what we had to do, and the thing is, that everybody there knew what they had to do," said

27 FIRST NEWS - 2018-01-15 19:31:13

Snow Timeline | When to expect snowfall in metro Atlanta

Yes, my fellow Georgians, snow is coming again but there's only a 40 percent chance parts of north and northwest Georgia will see some light snow accumulations. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for areas north and west of Atlanta. The northern areas of Georgia should

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-16 18:55:00

Police: Marietta teen thrown from motorcycle after passing cars

A teen motorcyclist is recovering at WellStar Kennestone Hospital after clipping the wheel of a tractor trailer Tuesday morning and being thrown from his bike into a brick sign, Marietta police said. The crash occurred just after 10 a.m. along Canton Road at its intersection with Ruby Street, said

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 21:15:00

Woman Gets Prison Time For Dragging Woodstock Cop

Amy Ridge was sentenced to 10 years, 1 of which she has to serve in jail and the rest on probation for the shoplifting incident. WOODSTOCK, GA - A Marietta woman has been sentenced three months after a October 2017 incident in which an officer with the Woodstock Police Department was injured while t

PATCH - 2018-01-16 18:36:22

Cobb Schools Make Decision On Afternoon Activities

MARIETTA, GA - Cobb County Schools have canceled afternoon and evening activities for Tuesday as cold weather is expected to bring snow and dangerous wind chills to the area. The school system's After School Program will be held on a normal schedule, but parents are encouraged to pick up their child

PATCH - 2018-01-16 17:31:16

James Michael Sams, age 69

Mike Sams James Michael (Mike) Sams of Molena passed peacefully on January 10, 2018. He was born on July 7, 1948 in Atlanta. His parents J.O. and Margaret Shields Sams of Hampton and his sister, Sandra Sams Cornelius of Thomaston Ga., preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, To

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:34:49

Man impaled through windshield of car survives

MARIETTA, Ga. - A man impaled by a chain link fencepost was still fighting for his life Monday evening at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital. That post went through the man's Ford F-150 on Saturday around 7 a.m. as he was driving along Church Street. The family said Tim Buford was on his way to work as a

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-16 06:18:00

Breaking down the state budget

Local Impacts The budget touts a $961.6 million positive impact for all local governments based on proposed executive budget actions. Cuomo's 2018-19 state budget emphasizes shared services efforts throughout the state as a cost-saving measure for counties. The budget includes $225 million to fund t

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-16 21:46:34

Three men charged after stolen handgun found in Colonie

COLONIE - An early morning traffic stop on Saturday lead to three men facing felony weapons charges. Police pulled over a 2009 Hyundai for traffic violations at about 3 a.m. on Saturday on Loudon Road near Pine Street. Police said the three men in the car admitted to smoking marijuana. When police s

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-15 12:34:21

Albany area to get 4 to 6 inches snow by Wednesday

Steady snow is headed to Albany but it's not a ferocious storm, the National Weather Service says. A winter weather advisory is in effect until 3 p.m. Wednesday because slippery roads are expected. The advisory includes the Capital Region, eastern Catskill Mountains and the mid-Hudson Valley. "It's

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-16 14:38:17

Schenectady man pleads in federal drug case

ALBANY -- A Schenectady man admitted in federal court this month that he sold crack cocaine in Schenectady three years ago, records show. Trevor Vaughn, 38, pleaded guilty last week to one count of distribution of a controlled substance, a felony. He admitted that on April 20, 2015, he sold 35 grams

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Colonie traffic stop leads to weapon charges

COLONIE - A routine traffic stop on Saturday, Jan. 13, led to three arrests, the discovery of a loaded, illegal handgun and a fugitive from justice. According to Lt. Robert Winn, Officer Frank Peris stopped a 2009 Hyundai Sonata near the intersection of Loudon Road and Pine Street. MAYNOR He detecte

SPOTLIGHTNEWS.COM - 2018-01-15 18:51:08

Three charged after gun found during traffic stop

COLONIE -- An early Saturday morning traffic stop resulted in the arrests of two Schenectady men and an Amsterdam man on weapon possession charges, police said. Police stopped the car just before 3 a.m. on Loudon Road, near Pine Street, for several vehicle and traffic violations, police said. Office

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

Colonie Police looking for suspect accused of attempting to break into home

COLONIE, NY (WRGB) Police in Colonie are looking for a suspect in connection what they say may have been an attempted burglary. Police say that officers responded to a report of a suspicious male in the backyard of a residence on Miller Road in Colonie. Police say a homeowner said that they witnes

WRGB - 2018-01-16 12:00:19

Police seeking info on attempted burglary in Colonie

COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Colonie Police are looking for a man they say tried to break into several homes Tuesday morning. Police say they received a call from a homeowner at 89 Miller Road just after 9:30 a.m. stating that a man tried to break into the backside of his home. Officers were able to tra

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-01-16 15:48:11

Nails In Her Tires, National Grid Fakers: Milford Police Log

MILFORD, MA-The following are excerpts from the Milford police log. An arrest does not indicate a conviction. Wednesday, Jan. 3 2:06 p.m.: There are men walking around the groves telling the residents they work for National Grid but do not, and are trying to sell them products, The Groves at Milfo

PATCH - 2018-01-16 16:20:39

Milford trash, recycling pick up delayed one day

MILFORD - Trash and recycling pick up will be delayed one day due to an anticipated snowstorm set to arrive Wednesday, according to town health officials. "Wednesday's pickup will be on Thursday, Thursday's pickup will be on Friday and Friday's pickup will be on Saturday," Health Officer Paul Mazzuc

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 23:28:31

Norfolk County register outlines real estate activity for 2017

While the eastern Massachusetts economy was strong in 2017, the Norfolk County real estate market remained challenged when it came to such issues as real estate sales and mortgage lending. An analysis of 2017 real estate activity in Norfolk County showed a total of 18,533 real estate sales transacti

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 18:15:31

Tri-County Children's Center to hold open house, registration

FRANKLIN Registration and open house for the Tri-County Childrens Center preschool program for 2018 2019 will be held on Thursday, Feb. 8, from 12:15-1:45 p.m., and Friday, Feb. 9, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Tri-County Regional High School, 147 Pond St., Franklin. Parents will be able to view the presc

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-16 05:37:09