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One minor injury reported as Garfield oven fire quickly extinguished

Enjoy your Thanksgiving meal, but stay safe while preparing it! Deep-frying frozen turkey is dangerous and could cause severe damages. Luckily, the fried turkey failures in this video were contained by local fire departments. USA TODAY One person was treated for a minor injury after Garfield firefi

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-23 00:54:59

Jitney bus driver shot during apparent robbery, authorities say

A jitney bus driver was shot during an apparent robbery in Paterson Wednesday, officials said. Police found the 43-year-old Clifton man wounded near Main Street and Broadway around 8:45 p.m., according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. He was rushed to Saint Joseph's Regional Medical Center

NJ.COM - 2017-11-23 16:59:15

Family of man killed in truck attack plans to sue NYC

NEW MILFORD -- An attorney for the estate of one of the victims in last month's fatal truck attack in Manhattan filed papers Tuesday announcing plans to sue New York City, the city's parks and transportation departments and the Hudson River Park Trust. . Darren Drake, 32, of New Milford, was one of

NJ.COM - 2017-11-22 01:45:46

Parents of N.J. man killed in bike path terror attack plan to sue over lack of barriers

The parents of a New Jersey man fatally run down in the Halloween terror ride along the Hudson River bike path are planning to file the first lawsuit in connection with the attack. Barbara and James Drake filed a notice of claim against the city and the state on Tuesday. Their son, Darren, 32, wa

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-21 23:20:55

New Brunswick man charged in fatal Friday evening shooting near local park

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A New Brunswick man is sitting in the Middlesex County jail, following his arrest in connection with a fatal shooting Friday evening, authorities announced on November 22. Kim Carter, 37 of New Brunswick, faces charges of murder and unlawful possession of a weapon, following an i

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-11-22 16:43:00

Jitney bus driver shot during attempted robbery in Paterson

A Jitney bus driver was shot during an attempted robbery in Paterson on Wednesday night. It happened on Main St. and Broadway just after 9 p.m. The driver was shot at least twice in the stomach. He was taken to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center in serious condition. Police say it was an attempted

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-23 03:58:40

Eva's Village serves Thanksgiving dinner

Fellowship and spirits were high at Eva's Village in Paterson Thursday afternoon as volunteers helped serve a Thanksgiving meal to over 200 people. For the last three decades, the kitchen in Eva's Village has been providing thousands of meals to people in need. Service is not denied to anyone, no ma

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-23 20:51:40

Grammar School Competition at Bishop Ahr

Nearly 2,300 undergraduate students received degrees from William Paterson University on May 19 in a ceremony at the Prudential Center. Courtesy of William Paterson University The 19th annual Grammar School Competition was held at Bishop Ahr High School on Nov. 6. Twelve grammar schools from the Di

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-23 17:00:05

Adult Center offering free Thanksgiving dinner

SARANAC LAKE - Some 200 pounds of turkey will be served free of charge to anyone at the Saranac Lake Adult Center at 135 Broadway between noon and 3 p.m. today. More than 1,000 Thanksgiving meals have been served during the eight years that the event has taken place. About 60 percent of them are del

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-11-23 10:00:00

Escapee David Sweat transferred to Attica prison

David Sweat shows up for a court date in August 2015. (Photo provided - Jason Cerone) David Sweat, a cop killer who broke out of Dannemora's maximum-security state prison with another murderer and spent three weeks on the run in 2015, has been transferred to the state prison in Attica. Since his r


Get your Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day in the Tri-Lakes

The Bitters and Bones Turkey Trot, SaranacLake (Enterprise file photo - Lou Reuter) On Thanksgiving Day, there will be fundraising Turkey Trots in all three Tri-Lakes villages. Here is the information below: SARANACLAKE- Bitters & Bones Turkey Trot - The third annual Bitters & Bones Turkey Trot in


Middle schoolers learn to see a bigger picture

Teacher Christina Grant demonstrates some of the food at Saranac Lake Middle School's Harvest Dinner Wednesday evening, Nov. 15. (Enterprise photo - Glynis Hart) Students' sustainability projects are seen at Saranac Lake Middle School's Harvest Dinner Wednesday evening, Nov. 15. (Enterprise photo


NCCC course designed to ease EMT shortage

SARANAC LAKE - North Country Community College will combat the regional shortage of emergency-medical technicians by offering a training course this spring. Emergency-services officials from both Essex and Franklin counties worked on the plan, which offers a six-credit course in basic ambulance serv


Overstock Thank-you Gift Sale!

Ever want to get one of the thank-you gifts we present with our special programming? Miss out when the program first aired? Want to get a jump on some Christmas shopping and support local public television at the same time? You are in luck! Come to the Mountain Lake PBS studio for our end of year, O

MOUNTAINLAKE.ORG - 2017-11-22 19:23:47

Cafe offers support to breastfeeding mothers

PLATTSBURGH - Babies and parents had plenty to enjoy at the grand opening of the Nature's Way Baby Cafe in the House of Prayer at 63 Broad St. here. Formerly Nature's Way Mother's Cafe, the concept was developed by Champlain Valley Physician's Hospital Alice T. Miner Women and Children's Center, the

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-11-22 10:00:00

How to pay for clean water?

ANR Secretary Julie Moore addresses members of Friends of Northern Lake Champlain at the organizations annual meeting in Swanton on Monday. SWANTON - To meet the goals set by the Lake Champlain TMDL and Vermont's Clean Water Act, the state will have to invest an average of $90 million per year betwe


Detroit police make 2 pre-Thanksgiving drug busts

Embed x Share CLOSE TODAY'S TOP STORIES Report on John Conyers alleges sexual misconduct | 0:34 Here's what we know about allegations against Michigan Democratic Congressman John Conyers. Detroit Free Press staff 1 of 8 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLOSE TODAY'S TOP STORIES David Cassidy from the P

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-11-23 00:51:40

City of Detroit announces traffic changes for Thanksgiving Parade and Lions game

Individuals attending the America's Thanksgiving Parade, Turkey Trot and the Detroit Lions game on Thursday, Nov. 23 should make note of street closures, bus reroutes and suggested parking, as tens of thousands flock to downtown Detroit. The City of Detroit also issued a reminder to parade watchers

MICHIGAN CHRONICLE - 2017-11-23 15:29:37

Detroit shop owners hope residents boost Black Friday sales

Google streetview Kay Willingham's Art in Motion ceramic studio and gallery is among the many small businesses dotting the commercial corridor along Livernois in northwest Detroit. Avenue of Fashon on Livernois making a comebackRebuilding Detroit's commercial corridors a priority for Mayor Mike Du

CRAIN'S DETROIT BUSINESS - 2017-11-23 14:01:19

America's Thanksgiving Parade shines on Woodward and across the country

Celebrating its 91st year, America's Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van is produced by The Parade Company and recognized as one of the best Thanksgiving parades in the country by U.S. News & World Report Travel. Images are available here. "We are incredibly grateful to all of those who have he

MICHIGAN CHRONICLE - 2017-11-23 16:29:00