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Fowler brings together area students for first-ever Youth Advisory Council

On Nov. 15, State Sen. Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg) welcomed dozens of high school students from across the 59th Senate District to his first-ever Youth Advisory Council, a unique, hands-on opportunity for area students to learn about and experience state government and public policy. "Today is about

THEVIENNATIMES.COM - 2017-11-24 15:14:12

The Latest: London police: no evidence of shots fired

LONDON (AP) - The Latest on the incident at London's Oxford Circus station (all times local): 5:50 p.m. British police say they have found no evidence of any shots being fired after reports of gunfire sparked panic in the heart of London. Police descended on the area around Oxford Circus, one of Lon

WSIL TV - 2017-11-24 20:33:00

Boom! Luxury converted nuclear missile silo lists on Airbnb

ESKRIDGE, Kan. (AP) - A Cold War-era missile silo in rural northeast Kansas that housed a nuclear warhead 65 years ago and was later converted into an underground mansion is now finding a new lease on life as an Airbnb location. The Subterra Castle Airbnb opened for business about six months ago. It

WSIL TV - 2017-11-24 19:03:00

10-year-old helps bring awareness to Type 1 Diabetes

HERRIN -- At the young age of 10-years old, a Williamson County boy makes it his duty to raise awareness about Type 1 diabetes. Doctors diagnosed Jaxon Hale, a year ago, and he plans to turn his disease into an opportunity. Jaxon is like any other 10-year-old. He likes playing outside, sports and ea

WSIL TV - 2017-11-24 17:33:00

Trump signals welfare reform is next, with details to come

WASHINGTON (AP) - Welfare reform was one of the defining issues of President Bill Clinton's presidency, starting with a campaign promise to "end welfare as we know it," continuing with a bitter policy fight and producing an overhaul law that remains hotly debated 20 years later. Now, President Donal

WSIL TV - 2017-11-24 11:52:00

Communities host Thanksgiving meals that bring people together

SALINE COUNTY -- With several churches and businesses opening their doors to the community to make sure everyone had a good Thanksgiving dinner, News 3's Andrew Feather swung by a couple to grab a bite and make some new friends, because that's what Thanksgiving is all about. One of Andrew's new frie

WSIL TV - 2017-11-24 06:20:00

1 injured in Herrin crash - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

WILLIAMSON CO. -- A crash in Herrin Thursday afternoon sent one woman to the hospital. Williamson County Sheriff's officials say it happened just before 3 p.m. on Herrin Road near Christmas Tree Road. The woman went off the road, hit a guardrail and flipped her car, before it ended up on its side in

WSIL TV - 2017-11-24 01:15:00

As shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, retailers branch out

NEW YORK (AP) - Shoppers are hitting the stores on Thanksgiving and will be finding some surprises: toys and TVs at J.C. Penney, Barbies at Best Buy, kitchen appliances like wine refrigerators at B.J.'s. As the holiday shopping season officially kicked off Thursday, retailers are counting on a lift

WSIL TV - 2017-11-24 00:22:00

Franklin's new school superintendent to hold community forum

FRANKLIN - As part of her entry plan, newly hired superintendent Sara Ahern will hold a community forum to both introduce herself to the community and to gather perspectives on the school system. The forum will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3 on the third floor of the Franklin Mun

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 22:33:41

Franklin Federated Church to host New England Ringers

Some highlights 1 Franklin Federated Church will host its annual Christmas concert with the New England Ringers on Saturday at the Franklin Federated Church, 171 Main St. 2 This year's concert program, "Christmas with All the Bells and Whistles!" will for the first time feature the New England Ring

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-23 14:17:00

WEST BOYLSTON: Flashing signs alert drivers to stops

WEST BOYLSTON - Many of the intersections that racked up accidents in town have been addressed through reconfiguration or signage. "The worst used to be at Prospect and Woodland," Police Chief Dennis Minnich said. But that has been completely redesigned. "It is now a four-way stop with a leg from Ho

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

Shopping outlet takes extra precaution on Black Friday

Security at one of Massachusett's largest shopping outlets was increased to keep guests safe as people shopped on Black Friday. Barriers were placed by public walkways at Wrentham Village Premium Outlets to prevent cars from being able to get close to crowds. In addition to the barriers, there was

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-11-24 06:39:22

Woman struck by alleged drunk driver has died

Andrea Bosworth of Medway, who was struck by a drunk driver in October 2017, has died. (Courtesy Bosworth family) A Medway, Massachusetts woman who was hit by a suspected drunken driver on Interstate 95 in Providence in October, has died, Rhode Island State Police confirmed to NBC 10 News. Andrea Bo

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-11-24 11:51:31

State police: Woman struck last month by suspected drunk driver has died

PROVIDENCE - Andrea Bosworth was serving as a designated driver late one night last month when she pulled into the breakdown lane of Interstate 95 to assist her ill passenger. That's when she was struck by a car, the state police say, driven by a drunk driver. On Thursday, a day when the 38-year-old

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-24 16:23:20

Black Friday Bargain Hunters Come From Overseas To Visit Wrentham Outlets

Black Friday Bargain Hunters Come From Overseas To Visit Wrentham OutletsWBZ-TV's Anna Meiler reports. Uber Data Breach Sparks Massachusetts Attorney General InvestigationWBZ-TV's Kate Merrill reports. I-Team's Call For Action Gets Back-Ordered TV RefundedCall after call for seven weeks and Joe Cons

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-24 17:29:54

Wrentham Outlets Prepares For Black Friday Crowds

WRENTHAM (CBS) - Concrete barriers have been put in place at the Wrentham Outlets to protect shoppers from cars this Black Friday. Police said they tweak their security plan each year depending on what did and did not work the year prior. They also look at what is going on across the country and aro

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-23 21:39:02

Beverly Holiday Parade to take new route

For the past 69 years, the Sunday after Thanksgiving has been marked with a parade to get all Beverly residents into the Christmas spirit. And this year will be no different, save for one very obvious alteration to the parade route. The 70th Annual Beverly Holiday Parade will start and end at differ

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-24 04:08:33

Chive of Beverly expands to include prepared food items

Chive, a Beverly-based event design and catering company that prides itself on sustainability, has broadened its offerings, opening a mini market at its new headquarters on Rantoul Street. Jennifer Freedson, who co-owns Chive with her good friend Lindsey Wishart, said people have been finding them i

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-24 14:49:00

Smart growth overlay district plans met with positivity in Beverly

With North Shore housing in high demand, there are many individuals and families who are finding it increasingly difficult to make ends meet and keep roofs over their heads as rents continue to rise. At Monday night's Beverly City Council meeting, Planning Director Aaron Clausen shared a PowerPoint


Beverly Wow House: What $1.2 Million Looks Like

BEVERLY, MA - Tucked back amid the rocks is this shingle style new construction in a Beverly Cove enclave. The natural light pours into the wonderful fireplaced family room and gourmet kitchen with dual center islands, granite countertops, breakfast bay and plenty of storage. See what else the rea