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Muskegon Heights boxing legend dies

Phil Baldwin died Sunday at the age of 75. Loved-ones and friends say Baldwin helped created a boxing community in Muskegon Heights. Friends tell FOX 17 that Baldwin was a young boxing phenomenon in Muskegon in the 1960s and he won a number of Golden Gloves Boxing titles. He also fought alongside Ca

FOX17 - 2017-11-24 22:27:52

Woman dies after being hit by car in Wolf Lake

EGELSTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - An 82-year-old pedestrian was struck by a car and killed in the community of Wolf Lake on Thanksgiving morning. The crash happened at 10:20 a.m. Thursday near E&A Grocery on E. Apple Avenue near S. Wolf Lake Road in Egelston Township, east of Muskegon. The Muskegon

WOOD - 2017-11-24 15:54:00

Police seek tips in search for runaway Muskegon teen

An undated courtesy photo of Dale Lee Shaw. (Grand Haven Department of Public Safety) GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (WOOD) - Grand Haven officers are asking for the public's help in tracking down a runaway teenager from Muskegon. Dale Lee Shaw, 15, was supposed to go to a relative's house on Fulton Street af


Winter parking ban begins Dec. 15 in Muskegon

MUSKEGON, Mich. - Muskegon Police say the winter parking ban in the city will begin Friday, Dec. 15. During the ban, which runs through the end of February, no parking is allowed on any Muskegon street between 2 and 6 a.m. The police department says in a release that officers will be issuing red "wa


Muskegon Museum of Art Festival of Trees opens

MUSKEGON, MICH. - The Muskegon Museum of Art Festival of Trees is now open! It's the 13th year as a holiday tradition along the lakeshore. The festival runs through Sunday, Dec. 3. Holiday traditions of different countries inspire this year's festival theme and displays. Professionally designed them


Restaurant company donates 1,287 coats for children

A local restaurant company has donated 1,287 coats to schools and organizations for children in need. Grand Rapids-based Meritage Hospitality Group said last week it raised the coat donations from Nov. 6-12 through its fifth-annual "Coats for Combos" drive. The coat drive kicked off Wendy's of Michi


Carl Peter Englert Jr.

Pete was born to the late Carl Sr. and Lillian (Thomas) Englert, and was a lifelong resident of Nunica. Pete worked as a surveyor and was an owner in Milanowski and Englert Engineering and Surveying located in Grand Haven. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, sharing his love of the

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-25 08:00:00

VER HULST: Red Arrow Division displayed courage without fear in Great War

The brave men and women who have served in our military should be on our minds, as well. The sacrifices they have made to protect our values and way of life are worth being thankful for. One-hundred years ago this month, men from Grand Haven's National Guard post were in Waco, Texas, training for wa

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 22:00:00

Court voids Wappingers Falls decision to disband police department

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The Wappingers Falls Police Department will continue to operate, after a Dutchess County Supreme Court decision voided a plan to disband the department. Justice Maria Rosa ruled the village board's decision to disband the police department was unauthorized because

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 21:35:44

MTA police dogs build bonds with officers, barrier against terrorists

Dogs train a state-of-the-art facility in Stormville. EAST FISHKILL - "Heel!" MTA police Officer Charlie Spahr calmed his partner, Hoss, as the German shepherd eagerly paced near a row of vans and cars. Hoss waited his turn to sniff for explosive odors in the vehicles as another officer and dog hust

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 11:00:01

Car thefts and break-ins reported in Putnam, northern Westchester

There have been several reported car break-ins in Putnam and Northern Westchester over the past several days, according to the New York State Police. Cars have been reported stolen from Haviland Drive in Brewster and Ridgeview Road in Patterson, police said. Officers are also investigating thefts

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-25 00:06:33

Barn, trailer burn in Thanksgiving fires

Subscribed, but don't have a login? It was a long Thanksgiving for local firefighters, who battled trailer and barn fires in Dutchess County on Thursday. No injuries were reported in either fire. The Millbrook Fire Department was dispatched around 7 a.m. for an automatic fire alarm at a Butts Hollow

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 16:16:25

Mother-daughter team behind Los Hornitos Bakery and Cafe

@work@play is a weekly feature profiling a member of the Dutchess County community. Who: Monica Lorca, 53, owner of Los Hornitos Bakery and Cafe in Wappingers Falls, with her daughter Alexandra Lorca, 22. How she got started: "When I moved to this area, I realized I wanted to create a place a grow

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 15:46:50

Toy drive for Hurricane Harvey victims starts Saturday in New Fairfield

NEW FAIRFIELD-The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation will kick off its toy drive for those affected by Hurricane Harvey at the annual holiday parade on Saturday. The drive, Toys 4 Texas, will collect toys over the next week and distribute them Dec. 9 to families in Orange and Beaumont, Texas

NEWSTIMES - 2017-11-24 17:34:08

TripAdvisor's Top Picks For New Milford

Looking for something to do over the long weekend? Here's TripAdvisor's top-rated spots near you. NEW MILFORD, CT - Thanksgiving weekend is finally here. If you've had your fill of turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes, you might want to get out of the house. But you don't have to go far to find so

PATCH - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

Rising signs for commercial office sales in Fairfield County

Following several years of moribund activity, commercial office sales in Fairfield County look to be on the rise. Several notable deals have closed this year and brokers are viewing 2018 with optimism. "You never want to be too bullish," said Kevin Welsh, an executive managing director at Newmark Kn

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2017-11-24 15:30:44

Arkansas farmer's turkeys free, but pricey

Nathan Owens Katie Short, 34, of Farm Girl Meats in Perryville feeds her hogs Monday morning. She also raises cows, chickens - and this year, turkeys - for Arkansas tables. PERRYVILLE -- Katie Short can't imagine small-scale farming without the Internet. Unlike most farmers, Short, 34, of Farm Gir

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-11-23 12:30:00

Arkansas woman accused of driving vehicle into river while intoxicated

Authorities say a woman faces a charge of driving while intoxicated after her vehicle ended up in a river. An officer with the Perryville Police Department received a call around 6:45 p.m. Monday that a woman, wet and apparently lost, was walking north on the Fourche La Fave River bridge. Officers a


Park Vandalism Pushes Positive Message

LONOKE, Ark. - New cases of vandalism have captured the attention of the Lonoke Police Department. But, the message behind recent graffiti have some people asking authorities to re-think their disciplinary strategy. "Come on girls. Let's go." With paws pulling him along, Bob Glover takes a stroll ar


Woman slain Sunday had sought protection order against husband, now charged with murder

Sad story from Mitch McCoy at KARK/Fox 16. Elke Thomas, who authorities believe was slain by her husband Sunday in Lonoke County, had sought a court protection order last month, but it was denied for the insufficiency of her petition. Tony Thomas, 58, who's charged with first-degree murder in the s