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Details Emerge After Fatal Car Crash in Union Sunday

UNION, NJ - The events leading up to a deadly crash Sunday began at about 4 p.m., when police were summoned to the Target/Whole Foods stores on Vauxhall Road to assist with an alleged shoplifter resisting arrest. According to Union police, officers attempted to arrest the suspect, who was violently

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-11-20 02:18:00

Last 3 of 5 who violently robbed scrap metal yard are sentenced

The last three of the five men who violently robbed a scrap metal yard in Elizabeth three years ago were sentenced to prison terms of at least 22 years on Friday. Shoplifter fleeing Target dies in fiery crash Rafael Clemmons, 30, of Irvington received 25 years while Newark residents Steven Chambers,

NJ.COM - 2017-11-20 17:57:27

Heartbeats: Children's Specialized Hospital welcomes new facility dog

Children's Specialized Hospital (CSH) in New Brunswick, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, became the only children's hospital in New Jersey with a facility dog on staff. An official welcome party was recently hosted for Burton, a 20-month-old golden retriever who will be a full-time employee of CSH. B

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-20 17:00:02

Case worker charged with sexually assaulting child under his supervision

A 23-year-old case worker for a nonprofit agency was charged Friday with sexually assaulting a child under the age of 16 he had been assigned to oversee. Miguel Garrido, 23, of the Monmouth Junction section of South Brunswick, faces charges of aggravated sexual assault, criminal sexual contact and

NJ.COM - 2017-11-20 11:34:08

E. Town Concrete reunites at Starland Ballroom

Every year, the members of E. Town Concrete reconnect for a reunion show in Sayreville. The Elizabeth-based band, hence the moniker E. Town, splintered in 2006 after a decade-long run. But the hardcore punk act, which will perform Saturday at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, is compelled to play

COURIER-POST - 2017-11-20 20:46:16

3 N.J. residents chosen as Rhodes Scholars

From left, Jasmine Brown, of Hillsborough, Jordan Thomas, of South Plainfield, and Christopher D'Urso, of Colts Neck. Christopher D'Urso, a Colts Neck resident who attends the University of Pennsylvania; Jordan Thomas, a Princeton University student who lives in South Plainfield, and Jasmine Brown,

NJ.COM - 2017-11-20 14:35:57

Warren Church Delivers 3800 Pounds of Food to Sister Parish for Thanksgiving

WARREN, NJ - The Knights at Our Lady of the Mount loaded up a truck and delivered 118 boxes of food, 3800 lbs. in total, to its sister parish Most Holy Name of Jesus in Perth Amboy on Saturday. An additional monetary gift of $1325 was also provided. "The parishioners of Most Holy Name of Jesus were

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-11-20 22:12:00

Police Chase Crash Marks Deadly Week In New Jersey

A father of 11 was killed while protecting his son. A man was shot and killed while sitting at an Applebee's bar. And the terrible incidents of this past week didn't stop there. This past weekend, a man drove into a doctor's office, yet another horrific incident in what was a deadly week in New Jers

PATCH - 2017-11-20 15:45:14

O'Malley: We need to do better

Ed O'Malley, Republican gubernatorial candidate, was in Chanute Friday for an informal meeting with community leaders. One of 11 declared candidates for the Republican nomination thus far, O'Malley is running on a centrist platform of changing the current government culture in Topeka. "The culture

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 04:08:00

Boil water advisory rescinded for Allen County Rural Water District 16

TOPEKA - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has rescinded a boil water advisory for Allen County Rural Water District 16 in Allen County. KDHE officials issued the advisory because of a line break resulting in a loss of pressure in the system. Failure to maintain adequate pressur

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 04:07:00

Thayer woman uninjured, Wichita couple life-flighted in separate crashes

A Thayer woman escaped injury in a two-vehicle collision with a deer Wednesday, the Labette County Sheriff reported. An unknown vehicle was southbound on US-169 a half-mile south of 27000 road in Labette County when it collided with a deer at 7:23 am Wednesday and knocked it into the path of a 2016

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 04:07:00

Turkey Day Dash set for Thanksgiving Day

More than 500 people have signed up for Walnut Elementary School's 7th annual Turkey Day Dash next week. The 5K fun run/walk is set to begin at 7:30 a.m. Thanksgiving Day at Walnut, 801 Grove Ave. With a sunny forecast ahead, Principal Jami Dakin said she was expecting to see even more people signin


City agrees to give building to LCC

Parsons city commissioners on Monday agreed to give Labette Community College an empty building for use in a proposed industrial painting program. The commissioners met with LCC's Linseh Johnson, director of workforce education, career training and personal enrichment, during their regular Monday ev

PARSONS SUN - 2017-11-21 03:50:00

Zimbabweans say Mugabe must quit now, but more talks planned

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Giddy with joy and finally free to speak out, vast throngs of demonstrators turned Zimbabwe's capital into a carnival ground on Saturday in a peaceful outpouring of disdain for President Robert Mugabe and calls for him to quit immediately. Still clinging to his now-powerless post,


'We're people, too': Homeless file $2.5M claim against Marysville

About 30 homeless residents huddled under umbrellas Monday, signing a letter to accompany a $2.5 million claim filed against Marysville officials. Raelynn Butcher - once known as the "mayor" of the former Hollywood homeless encampment, who has acted as a liaison between the city and the homeless - f

APPEAL-DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-21 04:26:00

No Easy Solution for Deadly Stretch of Highway 70

BUTTE COUNTY -- A stretch of Highway 70 between Marysville and Oroville has been nicknamed "Blood Alley" because of a number of deadly crashes that have happened over the last decade. Some crashes can be blamed on the highway's outdated design, but the California Highway Patrol says careless driving

FOX40 - 2017-11-21 02:23:51

Voices: Kris Ramirez - Appeal-Democrat: Opinion

Kris Ramirez, 42, Marysville, walnut inspector, on: What do you like about the Yuba-Sutter area and what would you improve? - "When I go to work in Live Oak, I get to see the Sutter Buttes and they're beautiful." - "More things for kids to do. My son turned 18 and there really is nothing for him to


Susan George: The enduring value of gold mining

Laura Mahaffy/lmahaffy@theunion.com | The Union The dazzling lights, carolers dressed in Victorian attire, and toasty fire pits along the streets of our historic downtowns captivate our senses, taking us back in time to Christmas celebrations as they were in the early 1900s. These holiday festivitie

UNION - 2017-11-19 08:00:00

Teenage boy sentenced for attempted murder of homeless man

The Butte County District Attorney has announced that a 15-year-old boy was sentenced for the attempted murder of an Oroville homeless man that occurred this past February. In a press release sent by Butte County District Attorney Mike Ramsey, it says that the attempted murder happened on Feb. 7


Two dead after crash on Highway 70

OROVILLE, Calif. - The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has confirmed that two people have died after a crash on Highway 70 Sunday night. It happened around 5:30 p.m. near the intersection of Palermo Road and Highway 70. The CHP said two vehicles were involved. We have left messages with Chico CHP to

KRCRTV.COM - 2017-11-20 13:07:16