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Kids dance & dine with Santa at Staten Island Zoo's 'Beastly Feast'

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.-- From the outside, the Staten Island Zoo in West Brighton looked desolate on Saturday morning. But inside, dozens of little ones celebrating the holiday season with wildlife and the big man himself, Santa Claus. The "Beastly Feast with Santa" breakfast and lunch buffet filled th

SILIVE.COM - 2017-12-16 18:58:58

30 beautiful Staten Island photos by Superstorm Sandy survivor

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Grant City-based photographer Lisa Scott Porazzo's stunning images are regularly featured on the SILive Instagram page and is shared often on social media because of their sheer beauty. "I have been shooting for about seven years," said Porazzo, who originally hails from West

SILIVE.COM - 2017-12-16 16:55:35

Mansfield Colonial has luxury features

Subscribed, but don't have a login? MANSFIELD - This classic Center Hall Colonial home on nearly 4 acres has 5,656 square feet of living space, according to NJATCB.com (tax assessor website). This home also features a heated 40-by-21-foot in-ground pool and a large stocked pond measuring almost half

DAILY RECORD - 2017-12-16 05:00:03

Interchange 14A Improvement Project update

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority has released an update of the Interchange 14A Improvement Project. The construction work scheduled for the next three weeks is as follows: Toll Plaza: Renovations of the existing toll utility building on the east side (entering 14A) continues. A new traffic pattern

NJ.COM - 2017-12-16 15:31:44

What Was Kate Middleton's Present To Queen Elizabeth II Last Christmas?

Kate Middleton has a gift idea for Meghan Markle when it comes to what present she should bring for the queen this Christmas. The "Suits" actress will be spending the holidays with the royals and many understand that picking the best gift for the monarch might be difficult for Markle. The Duchess of

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES - 2017-12-16 06:19:13

Hero cops in subway terror attack speak out: 'We're just happy to serve'

The suspect in the Dec. 11 Port Authority terror attack, Akayed Ullah, was quickly seized by four Port Authority Police Department officers: Officers Jack Collins, Anthony Manfredini, Sean Gallagher and Drew Preston. They are being hailed as heroes, but remain humble. "We're doing what every cop doe

PIX11.COM - 2017-12-16 22:28:23

Now is the winter of Bayonne's discontent, campaigning: Political Insider

You can tell Bayonne is having a May local nonpartisan election because the incumbent mayor and his challenger are anxious and active in the middle of the holiday shopping season when most potential voters wouldn't care if candidates lit themselves on fire let alone notice any political announcement

NJ.COM - 2017-12-16 12:07:07

Community advocate Melissa Enriquez-Rada running for Bayonne council seat with Team O'Donnell

Melissa Enriquez-Rada, a community advocate, has announced her candidacy for an at-large council seat on mayoral candidate Jason O'Donnell's ticket. Enriquez-Rada, who works as a realtor, massage therapist and insurance agent, is the latest to join O'Donnell's slate. Her candidacy rounds out the rac

NJ.COM - 2017-12-16 08:00:00

County judge candidate pool swells to six

Four Republicans and two Democrats vying for Caldwell County judge will be on their parties' respective ballots in the March 2018 primary election. Republican candidates in the race who filed before the Dec. 11 deadline include Lockhart residents Hoppy Haden, Deward Cummings, incumbent Judge Ken Sc

POST-REGISTER.COM - 2017-12-15 06:25:00

WINTER IS COMING: Lockhart, South Central Texas see biggest recorded snowfall since 1985

For at least a little while late last week, Lockhart was a winter wonderland as a cold front that swept through South Central Texas brought more than an inch of snowfall, prompting school closures, snowman construction and myriad photo opportunities on the courthouse lawn. Snow began to fall in the

POST-REGISTER.COM - 2017-12-15 06:40:00

Elf-conscious volunteers get into spirit

For one night, First Lockhart National Bank on Main Street was transformed into Santa's workshop as adult-sized elves busily wrapped presents for boys and girls. Lockhart Chamber of Commerce members and employees, elected officials, bank employees, teachers and a foreign exchange student worked fev

POST-REGISTER.COM - 2017-12-15 07:31:00

Students commended for quick action

Lockhart Junior High School officials on Monday commended students who swiftly reported a fellow student playing with fire in the school gym, crediting them with potentially preventing a bigger problem. School principal Lori Davis sent a letter home to parents notifying them that at 12:25 p.m. Mond

POST-REGISTER.COM - 2017-12-15 07:24:00

Hoppy Haden's departure leads to new face on commission, reshuffling of duties

Editor/POST-REGISTER The new-look Caldwell County Commissioners Court made its debut Monday morning at its Dec. 11 meeting, welcoming new interim Pct. 1 commissioner Terry Wright and acknowledging the resignation of Hoppy Haden, who stepped down to run for Caldwell County judge. Personnel moves th

POST-REGISTER.COM - 2017-12-15 07:23:00

Fireworks sales get green light

Editor/POST-REGISTER Residents ringing in the New Year in unincorporated areas of Caldwell County will be able to shoot off aerial fireworks following a discussion at Monday's county commissioner's court meeting. The move marks a departure from last year's decision to ban firework usage and sales

POST-REGISTER.COM - 2017-12-15 06:26:00

Visually impaired band student marching toward excellence

However, his love for music is the reason the eighth grader's been so successful in the band at A.J. Briesemeister Middle School. While Christian was born a micro-premature baby weighing only 1 pound 6 ounces, resulting in blindness, he has not let it stop him from playing tuba in the Briesmeister B

SEGUIN GAZETTE-ENTERPRISE - 2017-12-15 08:00:00

A cut above the rest

It is not often in life that a person can live their dream. But don't tell that to Susie Selzer. Selzer, who owns the Le Petit Maison beauty salon, has been living her dream for almost a half century. Forty-five years ago today, on Dec. 15, 1972, Selzer took over as the owner and proprietor of the b

GONZALES INQUIRER - 2017-12-15 08:00:00

Police issue Silver Alert for missing Putnam woman

PUTNAM- Police issued a Silver Alert for a missing Putnam woman on Friday. According to police, 38-year-old Yolanta Lensky has been missing since Friday. She is described as a white female with green eyes and although police say she is bald, she was last seen wearing a blonde wig with ponytails. Pol

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-12-15 22:26:48

Putnam police chief claims board violated charter, statutes

PUTNAM - Police Chief Rick Hayes has put the Putnam Special Services District Board on notice and filed a formal complaint with two state agencies alleging the board violated the town's charter and Connecticut General Statutes, among other offenses, related to a streetlight project. Hayes said he ha

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-12-16 22:51:30

Putnam Ford holds Christmas party

Putnam Ford recently held its 20th annual Christmas is for Kids party with a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Putnam Ford recently held its 20th annual Christmas is for Kids party with a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. The party, hosted at the dealership, was attended by more than 100 children and

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-12-15 20:22:00

Police: 3 arrested in Killingly armed robbery

KILLINGLY - Three Killingly men are facing charges in connection to an armed robbery in Rogers, in which a gun was reportedly pointed at the side of a Danielson man's head, police said in a press release Friday. At 3:55 p.m. on Nov. 28, dispatchers at Troop D in Danielson received a call from a Dani

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-12-15 18:21:25