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Fire strikes in residential area at Jersey Shore town

An early-morning blaze damaged at least one home early Friday morning in Sea Isle City. The fire was initially reported at 5:46 a.m., according to a spokesman for the Cape May County Emergency Management Communications Center. The blaze was at 91st Street and Pleasure Avenue, a largely residential a

NJ.COM - 2017-11-24 16:08:32

Hereford 'Friends' Fear Ousting Bodes Ill for Lighthouse

NORTH WILDWOOD - The North Wildwood mayor and City Council announced a plan that would replace an independent group that manages the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse with a municipal commission by Dec. 31. Mayor Patrick Rosenello said the decision was a result of "management issues" from the Friends of th

CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - 2017-11-24 21:38:00

Flames Engulf 3 SIC Homes

SEA ISLE CITY - Fire damaged at least one home in Sea Isle City during the early morning hours of Nov. 24. The fire occurred in the 9100 block Pleasure Avenue, according to Herald reader Mike Duffy. Duffy said three homes were involved, and appeared to be unoccupied, but that could not be confirmed.

CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - 2017-11-24 16:18:00

Fire destroys three homes in Sea Isle City

SEA ISLE CITY - An early morning fire destroyed three houses at the south end of the shore town Friday, police said. About 5:35 a.m. Friday, police dispatch received a 911 call for smoke and possible flames near the Townsends Inlet bridge. Police responded and found a working structure fire in a du

SHORE NEWS TODAY - 2017-11-24 16:27:00

Fire destroys three houses in Sea Isle City

SEA ISLE CITY - An early morning fire destroyed three houses at the south end of the shore town Friday, the police said. At about 5:35 a.m. Friday, the police dispatch received a 911 call for smoke and possible flames in the area of the Townsend Inlet Bridge. The police responded and found a workin

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2017-11-24 16:27:00

Fire destroys at least two homes in Sea Isle City

SEA ISLE CITY - An early morning fire destroyed two homes and damaged neighboring houses at the south end of the shore town Friday. Reports say the fire broke out about 5:30 a.m. at a home at 92nd Street and Pleasure Avenue. Ladder trucks from the Sea Isle City Fire Department were seen dousing the

SHORE NEWS TODAY - 2017-11-24 16:27:00

One-Stop for Job Seekers Can Be the Way to Work

WILDWOOD - Every day, the tide washes in and recedes along the beach, and every year, jobs surge in Cape May County for the summer, only to ebb away through the fall and winter. But some year-round jobs remain for those who can find them. In a nondescript white office building across from Wildwood'

CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - 2017-11-24 14:18:00

Peer Leaders Listen, Learn, Interact

Lt. Mark Higgenbottom, of the Middle Township Police Department, talked with middle school peer leaders about what to expect with encounters with police officers during a workshop at this year's Peer Leadership Conference. By Karen Knight Katie Faldetta, left, and Natalia Wilber, of Cape Assist, tal

CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - 2017-11-24 17:00:00

Yorkville man charged following crash

TOWN OF MARCY - A 36-year-old man was hospitalized and charged with drunken driving after his pickup truck took down several utility poles on Cavanaugh Road this morning. Deputies said Jason C. Ferguson, of Jones Place, Yorkville, lost control of his 2008 Chevy pickup at about 3:18 a.m. and went off

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Utica traffic stop results in cocaine charge

UTICA - An Oneida man is accused of possessing cocaine following a traffic stop Wednesday, New York State Police said. At about 11:55 p.m., state police stopped a vehicle during a DWI sobriety checkpoint on Interstate 90, officials said, finding one of the occupants to be in possession of approximat

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-24 13:56:27

Utica woman injured in crash on French Road

NEW HARTFORD - A Utica woman was injured in a motor vehicle accident on French Road in front of Home Depot on Friday, the New Hartford Police Department said. Police said William Cardamone, 54, of Syracuse, made a left turn from the northbound lane of French Road and went the wrong way down the one

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-24 18:17:42

Oneida County Sheriff's office investigating Thanksgiving morning shooting

ONEIDA COUNTY- The Oneida County Sheriff's office is currently investigating a shooting that happened on Thanksgiving morning. They said at about 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Darwin Cooley, 50, from Carthage was hunting with his brother in law Travis Dam, 42, from Whitesboro, in an area north of Whitesbor

WKTV - 2017-11-24 06:53:00

Utica traffic stop leads to cocaine charge for Oneida man

UTICA - An Oneida man is facing a felony drug charge after a traffic stop in Utica allegedly led to the discovery of cocaine, according to New York State Police. Around 11:55 p.m. Wednesday, troopers stopped a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Christopher Kinney of Oneida during a DWI sobriety checkp

WKTV - 2017-11-24 18:01:00

Utica Rescue Mission serves record number of Thanksgiving meals

UTICA - The Utica Rescue Mission served up Thanksgiving meals to those in need yesterday. Throughout the day the rescue mission served a record number of lunches, dinners and desserts - more than 2,500 of them. The meals were preceded by a church service. And while nobody wants to see an increas

WKTV - 2017-11-24 18:49:00

Stuff the Bus continues to give back

UTICA - An annual collection drive continues to give back to children in need throughout our area. The Stuff the Bus donation drive was a part of the Adirondack Scenic Railroad's launch of The Polar Express. 'Stuff the Bus' is an annual toy drive that was created to help less fortunate families

WKTV - 2017-11-25 07:01:00

MVCC to host quilt display, film for World AIDS Day on Dec. 1

Mohawk Valley Community College will host events for World AIDS Day Friday, Dec. 1. MVCC will display three sections of the internationally celebrated AIDS Memorial Quilt, the 54-ton, handmade tapestry that stands as a memorial to more than 94,000 individuals lost to AIDS. Two panels will be on view

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-25 00:02:00

School District saving money on energy costs

birdman@tmcvoice.com Last year's major overhaul of McCreary school facilities has proven to be a major savings in overall energy costs for the District. At Thursday night's meeting of the McCreary County Board of Education a presentation by Adam Pierce from CMTA Energy Solutions showed the Board h

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Jones Home & Farm Center

Photo by Eugenia Jones The McCreary County Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for Jones Home & Farm Center formerly Dolen's Furniture and Appliances in Whitley City. With Matt Jones owning the property and Chad Jones as company owner, the store offers a complete line of M

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Historical figures come to life

Mrs. Barbara Thomas' 6 th Grade class from Whitley City Elementary presented a wax museum of historical figures last Friday. The sixth graders were challenged to research their chosen character, develop their character's costume, create the back drop for their character, and write and present a scri

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Three arrested on drug charges

birdman@tmcvoice.com Three individuals were arrested on trafficking charges early Sunday morning at Parkland Motel after authorities were searching for a wanted suspect. According to McCreary County Sheriff Randy Waters officers went to the motel after receiving information that William R. Cross, 3

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