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Historical Society of Plainfield to Host "Discovering Immigrant Origins" Lecture at Drake House Museum

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Historical Society of Plainfield will host a lecture entitled "Discovering Immigrant Origins" later this month at the Drake House Museum, and it will cover immigration, naturalization, and alien records, as well as other record sets and strategies for studying groups to identify

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-16 02:45:00

Clark Man Found Dead After His Ex-Girlfriend is Killed in Trenton; Investigation Ongoing

Fred Terrible of Clark died on Jan. 3.Credits: Facebook Terrible posted a photo of his ex-girlfriend the day after she was killed.Credits: Facebook Under one of Terrible's post on Facebook friends offer condolences about Barrera's death while one final comment expresses disbelief that now he is gone


Murphy must address growing segregation in schools | Opinion

New Jersey has some of the best public schools in the country. But our current system is not operating on a level playing field. While wealthy suburban schools continue to provide rich educational experiences for their mostly white student population, too many Latino and African American students at

NJ.COM - 2018-01-15 15:31:23

Union County Conference boys' and girls' basketball standings and overall records as of Jan. 15 here

1-Linden (2-0) 2-Patrick School (1-0) 3-Roselle Catholic (0-0) 4-Elizabeth (1-1) 5-Plainfield (0-3) MOUNTAIN DIVISION (4 schools): 1-St. Mary's, Elizabeth (3-0) 2-Union Catholic (1-1) Union (1-1) 4-Westfield (0-3) VALLEY DIVISION (7 schools): 1-Rahway (4-0) 2-Scotch Plains (3-0) 3-Summit (

UNIONNEWSDAILY.COM - 2018-01-15 16:06:40

Garwood Family Center YMCA Students Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Garwood Family Center YMCA students honored the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by learning about his role in history. The Garwood Family Center YMCA is a branch of the Westfield Area YMCA. To learn more about full-day and half-day early learning programs, summer camp, and before and after sch

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-15 22:59:00

MLK Day of Service Honors Lifelong Scotch Plains Resident and Volunteer Marie Leppert

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- At the opening ceremony for the 9th annual Scotch Plains-Fanwood Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, longtime community volunteer Marie Leppert was honored with the third annual Scotch Plains-Fanwood Martin Luther King Day of Service Award at the JCC. The award was presented

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-16 04:34:00

Shore Conference Wrestling: NJSIAA Power Points

Corrections or Questions: Please send email to info@optionstrategist.com Section:North 1 Group:1 Group:2 Emerson-Park Ridge 15- 0 30.20 Newton 4- 4 31.25 Pompton Lakes 11- 2 26.10 High Point Regional 11- 1 31.00 Saddle Brook 3- 1 26.00 Jefferson Township 11- 4 28.60 Cedar Grove Memoria 7- 5 25.7

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-01-16 01:36:43

New Providence Police Arrest Four, Recover Two Stolen Cars

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Police responding to a call from a homeowner before sunrise this morning three men and a juvenile were arrested and charges with various crimes, including joy riding, hindering apprehension, receiving stolen property and criminal mischief, all stemming from the alleged theft of

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-15 20:42:00

Milford woman hurt in Pittsburg snowmobile crash

PITTSBURG - A Milford woman was injured when she crashed a snowmobile on the frozen surface of Back Lake Sunday afternoon, Fish and Game said. Conservation officer Christopher Egan said Kaylee Vance, 33, suffered non-life-threatening injuries after the snowmobile she was riding lost traction on the

UNION LEADER - 2018-01-15 07:20:00

Armed robber gets away with cash from Queen City Ave. 7-Eleven

Armed robbery suspect captured on 7-Eleven surveillance cam. MPD MANCHESTER, NH - At approximately 10:49 p.m. on Jan 14 patrol officers responded to the 7-Eleven at 117 Queen City Ave., to investigate a report of an armed robbery. The preliminary investigation revealed the following: Prior to police

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2018-01-15 13:04:00

Former lawyer caught in meth net

A police effort to address a plague of crystal methamphetamine use in Merrimack has resulted in an early arrest - former criminal defense lawyer and convicted meth dealer Paul Bennett. Bennett was arrested Thursday after allegedly selling a gram of methamphetamine to a confidential informant at the

UNION LEADER - 2018-01-16 05:46:00

Reported Assault Leads to Felony-Level Domestic Violence Charge for NH Man

Written by NH1 News on January 15, 2018 11:11 am. Jonathan Coffin NASHUA- Police called to a Nashua home for a disturbance Sunday night ended up arresting a man for felony-level domestic violence. Officers arrived at a residence for the call about 6:53 p.m. Detectives were brought in to investigat

NH1.COM - 2018-01-15 19:11:00

Through Beers For Good, Robinson helps those in need

Editor's note: Do you have a suggestion for the Sentinel & Enterprise's "Be A Volunteer" series? Email it to cclark@sentinelandenterprise.com -- FITCHBURG -- It started with a love for beer, but it turned into much more. Rebecca Robinson, 35, is a Fitchburg resident who has volunteered with Beers

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-15 12:02:04

Merrimack Valley celebrates King's values

ANDOVER - As the local community gathered to celebrate and honor the work of Martin Luther King, Jr., many of the sentiments preached by King were said to be just as relevant today as they were in the 1960s. The Merrimack Valley Branch of the NAACP held its annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Br

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-15 23:07:31

Litchfield budget committee opposes $5.5 million bond for fire station

LITCHFIELD - The town's budget committee is not supporting a proposed $5.5 million bond for a new fire station. On Thursday, the committee voted not to recommended the project with one member in favor of the bond and seven in opposition. A warrant article was proposed for the March ballot asking vot

UNION LEADER - 2018-01-16 05:46:00

Public can voice opinions on ConVal budget Tuesday

PETERBOROUGH - Residents of the ConVal Regional School District will have an opportunity to weigh in on next year's proposed budget at a public hearing Tuesday evening. At the hearing, scheduled for 6 p.m. at the school district's offices at 106 Hancock Road, members of the ConVal Regional School Bo

SENTINELSOURCE.COM - 2018-01-15 17:00:00

UPDATE: Rewards offered for information into New Albany hit-and-run

NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - Rewards are being offered for any information into last week's hit-and-run in New Albany. The incident happened last Thursday evening on Martintown Road sometime near 5:00. The victim, 65-year-old Sandra Elion, was struck while crossing the street from her mailbox. Sh

WTVA.COM - 2018-01-15 22:49:00

Three charged in Booneville shooting

Booneville police were called to Baptist Memorial Hospital for a gunshot victim just before 5 a.m. Friday. A man had been shot in his neck and was later taken to a Memphis hospital. The shooting happened in the 100 block of Ledbetter Street. Police believe the actual shooter is Kyson R. Barnes,


State flag removal leaves community impact

TUPELO - The meeting was over, but Nettie Davis wasn't done. It was a Thursday morning, Jan. 4. A special meeting of the Tupelo City Council, called to deal with a real estate transaction, had just ended with a quick vote to adjourn. Before anyone could leave, Davis spoke. A 16-year veteran of the C


POLICE: Car thief tried to rundown officers

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -Police say it all began at this transmission shop at Getwell and Barron when Latavious Foster stole a car someone was working on. Investigators say it ended after Foster tried to hit some police officers and slammed into another vehicle. Gabriel Alcazar's wife opened a hair salon acr