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Worcester man sentenced to time served in University Park slaying

WORCESTER - A city man was sentenced to time served Tuesday after pleading guilty to an accessory charge arising from a fatal stabbing two years ago in University Park. Anthony D. Chambers, 33, formerly of 26 Mendon St., was sentenced to 778 days in the House of Correction and given credit for 778 d

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-22 14:53:51

Damon gets 25-30 years for rampage in downtown Worcester

WORCESTER - Antonio L. Damon was sentenced to 25 to 30 years behind bars Wednesday for what prosecutors described as a violent, hourlong crime rampage last year that included sexual assaults, kidnappings, a carjacking and an armed robbery. A Worcester Superior Court jury found the 36-year-old Mr. Da

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-22 17:46:58

20 years later, family still grieving for Worcester's Nik Diaz

It was 20 years ago. Diaz was 18 and on Thanksgiving break from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, where he was studying to be a chef. He wanted to open a restaurant for his mother, Clara Diaz, who loved cooking. On Nov. 26, 1997 Diaz, his brother, Tim Diaz said, had gone with some friends t

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2017-11-22 21:34:47

Castle Rock comes to Worcester

WORCESTER - On Tuesday, Pennywise the Dancing Clown made his way to Downtown Worcester and the Heart of the Commonwealth was momentarily transformed into Stephen King' fictitious and creepy town of "Castle Rock." Bill Skarsgrd, best known as the evil, sewer-dwelling child predator in the Hollywood b

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-22 17:59:43

Table Hoppin': Chef sees Sonoma and Beechwood a perfect fit

When executive chef and restaurateur Bill Brady announced in May that he would relocate his award-winning Sonoma Restaurant in Princeton to the Beechwood Hotel in Worcester, diners were taken by surprise and wanted to know the reason why. Brady smiles when he's asked that question. The final decisio

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-22 11:00:00

Cover Story: Hometown Heroes 2017

Anthony Barbosa. Jonathan Daige. Doug McAllister. Kate McEvoy-Zdonczyk. Delia Shea. Doreen Samuels. What do they all have in common? They are Worcester Magazine's 2017 Hometown Heroes. Truly one of our most satisfying features to do each year, Hometown Heroes is all about those people in our local

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2017-11-22 10:18:50

Your Turn: Thanks for opportunity to seek election Ed Moynihan

Whether you voted for me or my opponent (or you were one of the 300 that cast a blank ballot), you honored those who sacrificed their lives to insure that every American has the right to exercise this precious right. From the fields of Concord to Gettysburg, to the forests of the Argonne, to the bea

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2017-11-22 10:01:48

She's still Busy 30 years on

Every year around this time, people start gearing up for some of the best entertainment nights of the year. The nights before and after Thanksgiving kick off the season, and many local traditions have developed. The Silverbacks bust it out at Greendale's, The Flock fly into the Cove Music Hall and S

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2017-11-22 17:13:54

Mom on drugs hits pole, has kids in vehicle, police say

A mother was high on drugs when she crashed in Middle Island on Wednesday, injuring herself and her two children, Suffolk police said. The three were taken to Stony Brook University Hospital to be treated for injuries, which were not life-threatening, police said. She hit a pole on Middle Island Roa

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-23 01:56:49

Sanford earns National Night Out recognition

The city of Sanford was named the best participant in National Night Out for cities of its size. City Public Information Officer Kelly Miller informed the Sanford City Council Tuesday night that Sanford had placed first in the nation for its program for cities with a population between 15,000-50,000

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-22 22:00:00

Broadway man charged with kidnapping ex-girlfriend

A Broadway man is in custody in relation to allegations he kidnapped his ex-girlfriend. Timothy Wayne Watts, 41, of 703 Burgess Circle, Broadway, was charged Tuesday with first-degree burglary, second-degree kidnapping, assault on a female, felony larceny and possession of stolen property. In a news

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-22 21:56:00

Man killed Tuesday night identified by police

Goldsboro police have identified Tuesday night's shooting death victim as 42-year-old Sammy Lemarcus Evans, who was shot and killed at about 8:42 p.m. inside 109 N. Herman St. Maj. Anthony Carmon, head of the Goldsboro Police Department's Investigative Services Bureau, said the city's automatic guns

GOLDSBORO NEWS-ARGUS - 2017-11-22 21:04:00

Bell-ringing time once again: Salvation Army kicks off kettle program for this holiday season

Lizzie Bycura, center, drops some coins Wednesday in the Salvation Army of Lee County's red kettle in front of Lowe's Foods on Spring Lane while her brother Sloan, left, and Lee County Sheriff Tracy Carter look on.Matt Monarca | The Sanford Herald You've probably heard the ringing of bells as you en

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-23 05:30:00

10 community leaders share what they're thankful for

Thanksgiving is today, a holiday designed for people to be thankful for what they have in their lives.Matt Monarca | The Sanford Herald In 1863, in the midst of the American Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln issued a proclamation regarding the establishment of a day designed for giving thanks. "I

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-23 05:00:00

Nursery tours show off agricultural side of Lee County

It was a little bit chilly, but that didn't stop the community members who participated in Tuesday's Farm-City Week tour, hosted by the Lee County Cooperative Extension. Participants visited Watson's Nursery in Sanford and J.J.'s Place in Broadway and got to learn a little bit on not just how these

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-22 21:47:00

Cameron man accused of rape

A Cameron man faces several charges related to sexual offenses that occurred in Harnett County. Josue Manuel Santiago-Cintron, 30, was arrested Nov. 13 in Moore County. He was charged with four counts of felony statutory rape of a child 15 years old or younger, eight see rape/page a5 counts of felon

SANFORD HERALD - 2017-11-22 14:30:24

'You guys don't know how much you helped us' VCS students receive gratitude from family they helped after Harvey

RACHAEL RILEY / Dispatch staff Former Henderson resident Rod Gray and his family - 15-year-old Olivia, 16-year-old Owen and wife Amie - field questions from Vance Charter School students Wednesday about their Hurricane Harvey experience in Texas. VCS students in the Dark Knights and Beta clubs sent

HENDERSON DAILY DISPATCH - 2017-11-22 21:45:24

New York Botanical Garden's Holiday Train Show returns for 26th year

Some of Midtown's iconic skyscrapers are being duplicated in the Bronx, as the grand finale vignette in the 2017 New York Botanical Garden's Holiday Train Show. Now in its 26th year, the event features newly-made replicas of the district's Empire State, Chrysler and General Electric Buildings and St

AMNY.COM - 2017-11-22 21:34:53

Political retaliation suit against Roque, West New York reinstated on appeal

The Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey has reinstated a lawsuit against West New York where a former board of education employee alleges Mayor Felix Roque fired her as a form of political retaliation. By John Heinis/Hudson County View "We reverse the orders granting summary judg

HUDSONCOUNTYVIEW.COM - 2017-11-22 13:42:21

State police say $90k drug bust hit Paterson Bloods gang

PATERSON - There was no sign on Tuesday evening of the young men who often hang around outside the liquor store on Rosa Parks Boulevard near Warren Street and try to flag down passers-by. Their absence may have had something to do with the crackdown authorities announced earlier in the day of a Bloo

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 00:01:18