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REiMAGINE ROCKLAND has new vison for downtown area

A stroll downtown may provide a visitor some colorful murals to admire while going to a restaurant or shopping at a store under Reimagine Rockland, an initiative to encourage commercial growth by a group of businesses and town officials. Ed Baker ebaker@wickedlocal.com @EdBakerWeymouth Imagine stro

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 12:30:00

LOU VALANZOLA, Rockland: Let 'Rally for the Republic' take place without labeling

TO THE EDITOR: I implore Governor Baker and Mayor Marty Walsh to let the "Rally for the Republic" take place without inciting violence against those attending, as was the case in August. As Walsh stated, "We will do everything to keep hate out of our city." Then he loosely defined what "hate speech"

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-11-17 05:01:00

Mother, daughter accused of dealing drugs at Brockton courthouse

They are charged with delivery of an article to an inmate and drug offenses. BROCKTON - A mother and daughter were arraigned on Thursday after police say they were distributing drugs at a city courthouse. Christine Annmarie Lozanne, 54, and Tineisha A. Lozanne, 25, were arraigned in Brockton Distric

ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-16 20:52:03

3 charged with drug distribution after separate Brockton raids at same home

Two separate narcotics investigations resulted in three arrests during simultaneous raids on Thursday. BROCKTON - Three people were charged with selling heroin and crack cocaine out of the same multi-family home following two separate investigations that concluded with a raid on Thursday morning, po

ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-16 14:47:26

MBTA copes with preventing accidents, rise in pedestrian deaths

Trains are a part of daily life in South Shore communities like Abington, which has more train crossings than any other town on the Plymouth/Middleborough MBTA line, and first repsonders are constantly adapting to the demands these railways place on their local departments. Between July 1 and Oct. 1

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 12:30:00

'No Hate - Choose Kind' a sign of the times

This weekend the feature film "Wonder" opens in theaters nationwide. Based on R.J. Palacio's wildly popular bestseller of the same name, the story follows the trials and tribulations of August "Auggie" Pullman, a 10-year-old boy with a severe facial deformity. Auggie, who has been home schooled his

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 12:01:00

Ticket to Write: Sonoran Desert garden a botanical wonder

The landscapes of central and southern Arizona offer a beauty that's almost surreal, especially to visitors from cooler, wetter climes Despite - or perhaps because of - the hot, dry weather, the region is the site of many botanical attractions. One of the best is the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoen

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 07:01:00

Framingham man stole running pizza delivery car in Brockton, say police

A 45-year-old man is charged with stealing a car outside a city hospital. BROCKTON - A Framingham man stole food from a city hospital, then got into a running vehicle and drove off Wednesday afternoon, police said. Officer Christoper Deiuliis was on patrol in the area of Signature Healthcare Brockto

ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-16 19:34:56

Drugs and gun found during search of Jersey City home, cops say

JERSEY CITY -- Police made several arrests and seized cocaine, heroin and a handgun while executing a search warrant in Jersey City on Monday. Officers executing the warrant at 554 Garfield Ave. heard loud movement after knocking on the door of a second-floor door. Fearing evidence was being destroy

NJ.COM - 2017-11-17 15:29:35

Queens Forum Publisher Indicted On Three Counts

Pat Adams, publisher of The Forum newspaper in Howard Beach, has been indicted on one count of obstruction of justice and three counts of tampering with a witness and could face up to 20 years in prison, according to the U.S. Attorney's office for New York's Eastern District Adams was initially arre

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-11-17 18:44:27

Brooklyn murder suspects caught in S.C. return for trial

Anthony Alexander, who was also caught hiding out in South Carolina after the murders, was brought back to Brooklyn this week.(Sam Costanza/for New York Daily News) Men wanted in the murders of two innocent Brooklyn mothers returned to the borough in handcuffs Thursday to face justice for the killi

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-17 07:37:02

Men arrested in fatal shooting of two Brooklyn mothers to appear in court

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN - The two men arrested for a fatal shooting that left two Brooklyn moms dead are scheduled to appear in court Friday. Anthony Alexander, 18, and Nazir Saunders, 20, allegedly gunned down Chynna Battle, 21, and Shaqwanda Staley, 29, while aiming for someone else at the barbecue. The

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-17 12:25:19

After Crowley Concedes, Council Down to 11 Women Members

Lilly Ledbetter, left, and Queens Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley, right, at the Women's Campaign Fund 32nd Annual Parties of Your Choice Gala. Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for Women The number of female Council members has dropped from 12 to 11 after Queens Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley conceded h

OBSERVER - 2017-11-16 19:53:17

Nigerian women’s bobsled team will be first to represent country in Winter Olympics 

The Nigerian bobsled team might be the best bobsleigh story since "Cool Runnings." After forming in 2016, the three-member Nigerian bobsled team qualified to become the first to represent Nigeria in the upcoming 2018 Olympics. They'll be the first African team, men or women, to qualify in the Bobs

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-17 17:01:59

Hempstead teen reported missing, Nassau cops say

Nassau County police are looking for a juvenile reported missing in Hempstead. Yoralis Rodriguez, 15, was last seen at 8 a.m. Sunday leaving her residence on Terrace Avenue, police said. She is about 4-foot-5, 94 pounds and was wearing a white T-shirt, yellow pants with a gold necklace and adidas sl

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-17 12:51:10

Pre-teens busted for plan to blow up Queens school with rocket launchers, grenades

Authorities at Intermediate School 102 (pictued) on Van Horn St. near 55th Road in Elmhurst found a notebook with the plan written inside in the gym on Nov. 1, sources said.(Google) Two 12-year-old boys were busted for hatching a plan to blow up their Queens school with rocket launchers, grenades a

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-17 17:15:16

Wabbaseka gets grant for sewer rehab

The Arkansas Natural Resources Commission recently announced the approval of a grant, in an amount up to $90,000, from the Water, Sewer and Solid Waste Fund to Wabbaseka, according to Commission Chairman Don Richardson. Approval is contingent upon the town establishing and maintaining a 6 percent de


Arkansas Teen's Prize Buck Missing

CARLISLE, Ark. - A local family is looking for their son's big buck. The police department says the teen shot the deer seen in the photo over the weekend. They were going to mount the head and had it outside their house. Next thing they knew, it was gone. The police department says they don't k

KARK - 2017-11-16 00:51:08

K2 is killing Arkansas inmates

LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - Ten days ago an inmate inside Cummins prison, Chris Hudson, was found dead in his bed. The Arkansas State Police is investigating but a source inside the prison tells Channel Seven News that Hudson's death was related to the synthetic drug K2. Tonight we take a look at a growing


Entergy Promotes Considine to Customer Service Post

Michael Considine of Entergy Arkansas is taking over as director of customer service for the investor-owned electric utility's central region in Little Rock, where he will oversee engineering, customer service and distribution for Pulaski, Saline and Lonoke counties. Considine, an Arkansas Business

ARKANSAS BUSINESS - 2017-11-16 16:07:00