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Man charged with attempted murder for Friday night shooting

A 19-year-old man was shot multiple times on Summit Avenue Friday night and the alleged shooter has been charged with attempted murder, authorities said. The shooting occurred at about 8:45 p.m. near Gardner Avenue, city spokeswoman Kim Scalcione said. Police arrested Marc Russel, 22, after a foot p

NJ.COM - 2018-01-15 08:03:00

Hunterdon towns split over energy aggregation programs

Subscribed, but don't have a login? CLINTON - While two Hunterdon County towns are thinking of joining an energy aggregation program, two other towns have left their program because the savings were not "sufficient." The Town of Clinton and Califon are considering adopting an aggregation program whe

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-16 21:02:45

Fanwood Resident Struck and Killed by NJ Transit Train

ELIZABETH, NJ -- The man fatally struck by a New Jersey Transit train in Elizabeth near the Broad Street station late Saturday night has been identified as 24-year-old Emmanuel Laboy from Fanwood, according to a report by NJ.com. Laboy, earned a Master's Degree in International Relations and Affairs

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-16 05:27:00

Manville water main break detours traffic

MANVILLE - Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area of South Main and Wilhousky streets until Wednesday morning following a water main break. According to a police community message, drivers should expect long delays and avoid the area. Roadway detours could be in place until the morning, police sai

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-16 21:53:12

South Brunswick appoints deputy police chief

SOUTH BRUNSWICK - For only the fourth time in the history of the South Brunswick Police Department (SBPD), a new deputy police chief was appointed. James Ryan, a 23-year veteran of the department, was promoted from captain during a ceremony on Jan. 12. Ryan has worked in all aspects of the departmen

PACKET ONLINE - 2018-01-16 19:04:18

Rochester mayor may be Cuomo's new running mate

Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren is being pushed by some Democrats to replace Kathy Hochul as Gov. Cuomo's running mate, sources said Tuesday. The speculation about Warren comes as Brooklyn Councilman Jumaane Williams - a Cuomo critic - announced he's thinking about challenging Hochul. Warren, like Wil

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-16 20:51:49

Early-morning dusting of snow a harbinger of more to come tonight

The trace of snow seen in scattered locations this morning is likely the last we'll see of it for today, but more is on the way tonight. A winter weather advisory remains in effect for northwest New Jersey, with 3 to 5 inches of snow expected to fall between 8 tonight and 9 a.m. Wednesday in Sussex

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2018-01-16 19:20:00

Eagles fan tossed from stadium allegedly punches police horse

A Lehigh Valley Eagles fan who didn't have a ticket was ejected from the Lincoln Financial Field grounds on Saturday, Philadelphia police said. If only things ended there. The Eagles were playing the Atlanta Falcons Saturday at the stadium. Police identified the fan as Taylor Hendricks, 22, of the 1

NJ.COM - 2018-01-16 18:45:01

Snow covers roads, cancels classes in Franklin County

A storm that brought a larger-than-expected snowfall total, covered roads, canceled classes, closed parks and halted garbage and recycling pickup on Tuesday. Tuesday morning snowfall reports submitted to the National Weather Service in and around Franklin County ranged from 2.5 inches to 3.5 inches,

THE STATE-JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 17:19:23

Editorial: So much for transparency at the Frankfort Plant Board

Walt Baldwin's about-face on transparency threatens to undermine two years of needed reform at the Frankfort Plant Board and fuel a city commissioner's drive to boot Baldwin and a colleague from the municipal utility's board of directors. Baldwin's inexplicable decision to conceal for seven weeks a

THE STATE-JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 06:42:00

Semi slams into Anderson County fire station

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (WTVQ) - Part of a fire station on Anderson County is destroyed after a semi-truck slid off the road and hit it Tuesday morning. It happened at Anderson County Fire Station 2 near Alton Station Road and Highway 151. The fire station says the crash took out a large part of the fire

WTVQ - 2018-01-16 11:45:44

Drivers, road crews watch out for snow in Anderson County

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (WKYT) - In Anderson County, officials are warning drivers to take it slow on the roads in this winter weather. Director of Public Safety Bart Powell says the county had more than 100 accidents reported on January 8th, with many involving multiple vehicles, due to ice. This time a

WKYT 27 - 2018-01-16 05:58:00

Suspect in Scott Co. bus driver's murder to be released from jail

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WKYT) - A man charged in the nearly eight-year-old murder of a school bus driver is getting out of jail. The Georgetown News-Graphic reports a judge ordered Nicholas Willinger released to home incarceration after a delay in his trial. It was supposed to start January 22 in Scott Co

WKYT 27 - 2018-01-15 18:24:00

Cold case unit for victims of sexual assault created

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Kentucky Attorney General's Office has announced it has created a new unit focused on sexual assault cold cases. Attorney General Andy Beshear announced the newly created unit Tuesday in Frankfort. Beshear says now that a majority of the state's backlogged sexual assault

WTVQ - 2018-01-16 20:28:16

LIVE AT 6: Gov. Bevin to deliver State of the Commonwealth Address

Tuesday in Frankfort, Governor Matt Bevin will deliver the State of the Commonwealth Address. The Governor will present his plan for a state budget, which may include sizable cuts to fix the state's pension problems. Governor Bevin's speech starts in at 6 p.m. We will also have a full report from Fr

WAVE 3 - 2018-01-16 21:46:20

Hoover, other lawmakers waive preliminary hearing in ethics investigation

FRANKFORT, KY (CHNI) - Four Republican lawmakers facing sexual harassment allegations waived a preliminary hearing before the Kentucky Ethics Commission Tuesday setting up a public hearing on the charges sometime before mid-April. Former Speaker of the House Jeff Hoover, R-Jamestown, Jim DeCesare, R

WAVE 3 - 2018-01-16 20:22:37

Prospects hot for big lake cats

Carlyle Lake anglers can expect more big catches of catfish like this one. Results from a population survey show catfish in the four- to eight-pound class were quite common. And, they also observed plenty of smaller three- to four-pound fish. Curt Hicken | For The Telegraph If predictions by Illin

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Village Sees Growth In Gaming Income

The Village of Okawville had a $1,118 increase in income from gaming machines in 2017 over the previous year. The village's share of gaming income increased from $42,687 to $43,825. In 2017, a total of $11,555,456 million went into the machines in Okawville, with $10,678,950 paid out to the gamblers

OKAWVILLETIMES.COM - 2018-01-16 22:27:00

Contests for city bicentennial logos

ATTENTION ALL ARTISTS The 2019 Vandalia Bicentennial Board need YOU R HELP!! The City of Vandalia will celebrate its 200th Birthday in 2019 and the planning has begun. But first, we need a logo ... or 2, so we are having a contest!! We are seeking 2 logos, each created by a different age grou

LEADER-UNION - 2018-01-16 17:51:00

Highland flood risks, efforts misrepresented in editorial

While the Jan. 8 Belleville News-Democrat editorial provides some welcome attention to the City of Highland's efforts to assure that the flood risks in the city are properly defined, it contains a number of inaccuracies which are used to blame the Federal Emergency Management Agency for the problem.

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 00:30:00