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Somerset CPC advances 7 projects totaling $258,000

SOMERSET - The Community Preservation Committee accepted seven projects - five recreational and two for historic preservation of town clerk records - during this third year of funding under the state tax-designation act the town accepted five years ago. Of historic importance, Town Clerk Dolores Ber

HERALD NEWS - 2017-11-17 20:04:59

Two women rushed to hospital following Pawtucket crash

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WLNE) - Two women were rushed to the hospital after crashing at the intersection of Broadway and Benefit Street in Pawtucket Friday night. Crews were initially called to the scene around 10:30 p.m. Upon arrival two cars were seen wi

ABC6.COM - 2017-11-18 07:56:00

Memorial service held for woman allegedly murdered by husband

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - Family and friends came together Saturday morning to remember a Providence woman who was brutally murdered in her own home last week. More than 200 people packed into the funeral home to pay their respects to 44-year-old Maniriho Nkinamubanzi, who was found dead last Friday

WPRI - 2017-11-18 19:02:25

Man sentenced to life in prison for 'Captain Freddy' murder

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - A Warwick man was sentenced to life in prison Friday for beating a man known in the community as "Captain Freddy" to death back in 2015. In late June, a jury found Richard Baribault guilty of murder and conspiracy to commit robbery in the death of 70-year-old Fernando Silva

WPRI - 2017-11-17 16:22:18

Men sentenced in "Captain Freddy" murder

By: Chloe Leshner cleshner@abc6.com @cleshnerabc6 PROVIDENCE (WLNE) -- The two men who beat an elderly man to death over his lottery winnings learn their fate. The victim's son spoke at the sentencing today, he didn't address the two men who killed his dad directly, but spoke about the hole left in

ABC6.COM - 2017-11-18 00:54:00

Fall River realtors, developers find success as apartments gain appeal from outside the city

FALL RIVER - Don't look now, but higher end apartments - and there are more of them than you think - are getting harder to find and more expensive in the city. "The rental market is very tight right now," said Ron Rusin, president of Remax Right Choice, 570 Robeson St. "We do a lot of rentals. I own

HERALD NEWS - 2017-11-18 16:48:00

Wind Advisory Saturday evening and Sunday

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Taunton MA 357 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 PM EST SUNDAY... The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 5 PM EST Sunday. * Loca

CAPECOD.COM - 2017-11-18 13:11:13

Starck said that removing the top levels and repairing the bottom two would be one solution.

FALL RIVER - Members of the Fall River Redevelopment Authority received bad news on Wednesday with an engineering report that shows the top two tiers of the Third Street parking garage have been compromised beyond repair likely from faulty construction and years of little to no maintenance. City Ins

HERALD NEWS - 2017-11-18 18:54:00

Armistice/Veterans Day 2017 observed around region

California City Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9375 Riders rolled out displaying the colors in a procession to the California City Cemetery, where a ceremony is held each year honoring the fallen, those who have served, and those who are still serving all around the world. The Mojave Air and Space Po


Council one step closer to removing cannabis permit cap

CALIFORNIA CITY - The California City Council moved one step closer to removing the cap on cannabis permits, which would allow better-financed investors to come to town in place of some early permit holders who have had issues with the costs of opening a business. After nearly two hours of back-and-


Interim city manager to be announced Friday

CALIFORNIA CITY - The California City Council is expected to announce its choice for interim city manager at 2:30 p.m. Friday at City Hall. The item was on the agenda at Tuesday's council meeting, but a mass of Cal City residents showed up to express their opinions on the Council's choice for interi


Traffic Alert- SR 58 - Mojave Desert News : News

BISHOP - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) would like to notify the traveling public of a lane closure Westbound on State Route 58, West of Broome near Tehachapi, due to an overturned truck. The number 2 lane will be shut down for an extended period of time to clear the truck an

DESERTNEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 19:23:00

Addison Hutchinson - Mojave Desert News : News

Kane Wickham | Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2017 3:57 pm 9 year old Addison Hutchinson of California City stands at intersection where she rescued her school bus driver Monday afternoon after the driver slumped over the wheel of the bus. Addison ran home and called 911 and then went back to wait


Advisory: California City - Student on School bus helps bus driver

California City - Emergency Personnel are calling a 9 year-old Cal City girl a hero for summoning assistance for her bus driver. A 911 call was received yesterday afternoon from a 9 yesr-old student on board a Mojave Unified School bus near Cal City. The student told the 911 dispatcher that the driv


Raynham man, 34, died in fall from Brockton parking garage

BROCKTON - Stephen Parawan of Raynham was identified as the man believed to have fallen from the second level of the downtown parking garage Thursday afternoon, the Plymouth County District Attorney's office said Friday. Parawan, 34, was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital and pronounced dead at

TAUNTON GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 21:57:02

Two arrested in Brockton drug raid

Kie Hendrix, 30, and Ashley Derochea, 28, were arrested and charged with unlawful possession with intent to distribute a class B substance (crack) and conspiracy to violate a controlled substance drug law. BROCKTON - Police arrested two Brockton residents Saturday morning in a drug raid. Kie Hendrix

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-18 17:30:16

Three Brockton court officers on leave amid drug ring investigation

Two defendants awaiting trial on murder indictments are accused of picking up the drugs at the courthouse for a man already facing federal drug trafficking charges. Cody Shepard The Enterprise @cshepard_ENT BROCKTON - Three court officers have been placed on leave amid an ongoing investigation into

ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-17 15:23:11

Things to do in and around town

1. The Wareham-New Bedford Lodge of Elks 73 is hosting an "All-American Christmas" on Friday, Dec. 1, with Nashville recording artist Ricky Lee. Doors will open for the "special night of entertainment in honor of all veterans" at the Lodge, 2855 Cranberry Highway, at 6 p.m. with cocktails and snack

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-18 19:20:46

Man sought in attempted sex assault in North End

Police are warning the public and asking for help identifying a man wanted in connection with an indecent assault in the North End. About 2:30 a.m. yesterday, a woman told police she was approached on Hanover Street by a man wearing what appeared to be a security guard's uniform. The woman said the

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-11-18 05:21:26

Friday Night Rights ... and Wrongs, Playoff Edition 4.0.

OK, I know it's a Saturday game. But I love the title of this feature. I was 6-2 for last week's Friday games, and now we're heading for the Division 3 state semifinal round at Weymouth High. Here's the pick: North Attleboro 28, Tewksbury 18 (11 a.m.): I know nothing at all about Tewksbury, other th

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-11-18 04:10:00