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Paterson man killed in early-morning crash, prosecutor says

PATERSON - A 38-year-old city man died Saturday morning after his car hit a guard rail near the intersection of Broadway and Route 20, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. Rontay Price was thrown from the 2002 Chrysler 300 he was driving, according to Chief Assistant Prosecutor Jason

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-19 18:36:48

Paterson: Solar proposal partner is an ex-cop convicted in drug conspiracy

PATERSON - One of the partners proposing a $64 million solar energy project in Paterson was convicted eight years ago of being in a conspiracy in which more than 40 kilos of cocaine and heroin were stolen from a police evidence vault and provided to Passaic County drug dealers. Henry Cortes is the o

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-20 20:41:06

Court hearing on Paterson's troubled needle exchange operator delayed again

A judge at the Paterson Municipal Court gave Jerome King, head of the troubled needle exchange operator the Well of Hope, four more weeks to prepare his case. King was issued 12 summonses for health violations at his nonprofit's building on Broadway. King appeared in court with his attorney on Frida

PATERSONTIMES.COM - 2017-11-20 06:00:29

38-year-old man killed in Paterson car crash

A 38-year old man was killed after his car struck a guardrail Saturday morning in Paterson, the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office said. Rontay Price, of Paterson, was identified as the driver of a vehicle that struck a guardrail near the intersection of Broadway and Route 20, Passaic County Chief A

NJ.COM - 2017-11-19 15:20:08

Paterson: Joey Torres' demise stemmed from a beer business that never opened

PATERSON - A locked metal fence blocks the driveway leading to the Paterson warehouse that was going to be part of a business called Quality Beer. A "For Rent" sign proclaims the availability of the building, which sits in a shopping plaza in the city's Riverside section. From the looks of things ar


Karina Vetrano’s killer spent the night in a police precinct watching cartoons before he confessed to the murder 

Chanel Lewis, 21, initially refused to speak with detectives after he was arrested Feb. 4, and asked to watch TV, a detective testified Monday in Queens Supreme Court. The killer (in striped top) broke his silence the following day.(Theodore Parisienne/for New York Daily News) The man accused of ki

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 20:52:21

3 cops injured in wild 2-town chase with suspect in stolen car

SECAUCUS - A 27-year-old man led police on a wild chase through two towns Sunday morning, at times driving up sidewalks and on the wrong side of the road, authorities said. Richard Murphy, of West New York, was driving a stolen car when police first tried to pull him over near Cedar Lane and Paterso

NJ.COM - 2017-11-20 20:13:36

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

Man arrested for threatening Franklin County church congregation - WSMV News 4

A Decherd man has been arrested on charges of threatening the congregation of a church. Authorities said Timothy Roy Hill, 52, was arrested on charges of disrupting a meeting in progress, harassment and assault on Sunday. Hill went to Greenhaw Baptist Church, 1325 Floyd Lane, on Sunday and said "he

WSMV - 2017-11-20 23:16:00

L&H Distributing plans $5 million expansion

On Tuesday, L&H Distributing Company broke ground on a $5 million expansion of its distribution center. It's the third expansion of the 1309 N. Washington St. facility since the center was built in 1980 and, President Bob Hennigan said, "hopefully my last." That's something that his two adult childr

TULLAHOMA NEWS - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

County approves jail project funding increase

STAFF WRITER Philip J. Lorenz III When it comes to major funding requests for county capital outlay projects, the road is rarely smooth and without resistance. The third and final special called county meeting on a resolution to authorize a funding issuance not to exceed $7.95 million of a general o


Parks & rec honored as best in state

STAFF WRITER Erin McCullough The Tullahoma Parks and Recreation Department has been recognized for its accomplishments throughout the last year by the Tennessee Recreation and Parks Association (TRPA), according to city officials. Director Kurt Glick announced during the Monday, Nov. 13 meeting of t

TULLAHOMA NEWS - 2017-11-19 17:00:00

Four NCSS students to march in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

NEW YORK CITY - Local residents are encouraged to turn on the television this Thursday as four Newton County School System students will be marching in the Macy's 2017 Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City. The parade will be broadcast live on NBC at 9 a.m. Watch closely and you may see NCSS stu

COVINGTON NEWS - 2017-11-20 17:40:00

Pedestrian killed in Grundy County overnight

A 67-year-old Gruetlil-Laager, Tenn., man was killed overnight as he walked along a roadside in Grundy County. Thomas D. Argo was walking north in the middle of state Highway 56 just after 6 p.m. CST Sunday when a 1994 Chevrolet driven by a Coalmont man struck him, said spokesman Sgt. Alan Bailey, w

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2017-11-20 14:54:41

Red Cross offers 3 ways to make saving lives easier than ever

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 20) - The holidays are known for the giving spirit and a hectic pace. This holiday season, the American Red Cross is sharing three ways to give the gift of life in less time. At this time of year many regular blood and platelet donors delay giving due to busy schedules- but th

HERALD CHRONICLE - 2017-11-20 19:19:00

Friends, family remember Marion Wilhoite at funeral service

Marion Wilhoite liked coming to work at The Daily Herald almost as much as he enjoyed keeping score at ball games. The former sports editor would arrive around 1 p.m. and work until 11 p.m., usually six days a week. He rarely took vacation days despite being eligible for more than four weeks annuall

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-19 23:31:37

Outdoor Show will be held at Warren YMCA

"The mall has begun some construction inside and are in the process of fixing up fronts in preparation of moving stores and bringing new stores in," Warren County Chamber of Business and Industry Director of Chamber Operations and Tourism John Papalia said. "With all of this going on, the Outdoor Sh

WARREN TIMES-OBSERVER - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Warren man sent to state prison for buying counterfeit money to buy car

A Warren man will spend time in state prison after ordering counterfeit money online and using it to pay for a vehicle. Branden M. Busche, 29, of Warren, was sentenced Friday to 12 to 36 months in a state correctional institution, for theft by deception, by Judge Gregory Hammond. Warren County Publi


Man charged following incident at gas station

A Warren man faces assault charges after allegedly threatening employees of a local gas station. According to the affidavit of probable cause, Zachary Armon Peterson, 32, of Warren, was initially charged with misdemeanor counts of terroristic threats and disorderly conduct after police were dispatch

WARREN TIMES-OBSERVER - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

That time of year: PennDOT prepping for winter weather

According to District 1 Executive Director William Petit on Monday, "our equipment has been converted for winter operations, we have stocked supplies of road salt and other materials, and our employees will soon be working winter shift schedules." Those winter shifts are 4 a.m. to noon and noon to 8

WARREN TIMES-OBSERVER - 2017-11-21 08:00:00