facebook

Breaking News from Alton

Find the latest Alton News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Deputies: Rochester man brought loaded handgun into Hall of Justice

A Rochester man is accused of trying to bring a loaded handgun into the Monroe County Hall of Justice Friday morning, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Robert S. Salters, 35, is charged with first-degree criminal possession of a controlled weapon and two counts of second-degree crimin

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-01-19 23:12:16

Meg Hair now J-D's all-time leading scorer (video)

Meg Hair needed 14 points to achieve the all-time leading scorer milestone. Her three-point basket with 2:11 left in the second quarter of the Red Rams game with Oswego did the trick! Meg Hair needed 14 points to achieve the all-time leading scorer milestone. Her three-point basket with 2:11 left in

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-20 22:02:44

Thousands attend the Seneca Falls Women's March (photos)

Thousands attended the 2018 Women's March in Seneca Falls, Saturday Jan. 20, 2018. This year's event at the site of the first women's rights convention included speeches by Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren and Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul. Organizers discussed equal pay, racism, LGBTQ issues and reproductive

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-20 20:55:44

Police: Seneca Falls man strangled woman in front of 6 young children

Deputies say Steven Grillone broke multiple items in the home while six children under the age of 12 were in the home, then strangled a 35-year-old woman until she fell unconscious. (Photo: Seneca County Sheriff's Office) Waterloo, N.Y. (WHAM) - A man from Seneca Falls was arrested by Seneca County

13 WHAM - 2018-01-19 12:50:42

Domestic incident ends in arrest

WATERLOO - A Seneca Falls man was arrested Thursday morning following a domestic violence incident that resulted in heavy police response. Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce said Steven T. Grillone, 30, was charged with second-degree strangulation, four counts of endangering the welfare of a child, seco

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-01-19 20:00:00

Auburn supermarket, hospital staffs were terrific

On 12/19, I took a fall, breaking my ankle and a couple other bones. Reason for this letter is to thank a few people. To the mgmt and staff at Tops Market, my sincere thanks for the kindness and assistance rendered to me. To the paramedics (names I remember are Griff and Marty), my sincere thanks to

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-20 18:00:00

Cop Logs: Sheriff's Office 01/19/2018

On 1/18/18 at 6:52 p.m., Connor J. Prucnal, 22, of 29 Birch Lane, Bldg. 10, Apt E, Oswego, was arrested for Criminal Contempt, 2nd degree, a class A misdemeanor stemming from the investigation into a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 12/29/17 in the town of Constantia. He was allegedly in the

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2018-01-19 14:24:46

FLH fires doctor accused of child porn

Wayne County doctor has been the subject of previous investigations Daily Messenger news partner, News 10NBC The Wayne County doctor arrested on child porn charges appeared in federal court Friday morning. Investigators say Dr. David Blasczak took explicit pictures of his young patients in his Clyd

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2018-01-19 23:40:49

Anti-smoking plan may kill cigarettes--and save Big Tobacco

US health officials are pushing ahead with an unprecedented plan to make cigarettes less addictive and provide lower-risk alternative products to US smokers. (Jan. 19) FacebookTwitterEmailPrintSave In this Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017 file photo, Scott Gottlieb, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administr

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-21 05:24:00

Man shot in leg during drug deal outside Walmart, police say

The suspect fled the scene on foot. Police believe the suspect was picked up by the same vehicle that dropped him off: a red 2007 Toyota Camry reported stolen Friday. The victim, who is in his late teens, was taken to the West Chester Hospital. His injuries are not life threatening, McCroskey said.

WPXI - 2018-01-21 02:25:29

Crash into creek lands man in hospital

A man is in the hospital after he crashed his vehicle into an Elm Grove creek. A man is in the hospital after he crashed his vehicle into an Elm Grove creek. The call came in around 9:30 Saturday morning. The crash happened on the corner of Hickory Street and Lumber Avenue in Elm Grove. Police said

WTOV 9 - 2018-01-20 19:30:24

Power's on at Carroll plant: Advance Power also planning sister facility near Wellsville

Staff writer LISBON - The sister plant to the natural gas-powered electric plant to be built outside Wellsville is open for business. Advance Power announced earlier this week its 700-megawatt Carroll County Energy plant outside Carrollton is operating and capable of generating enough electricity fo

HERALDSTARONLINE.COM - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Police, Emergency & Courts

Borough police said a Cumberland County resident awaited arraignment this morning after allegedly smashing a window and entering a house in the 600 block of Washington Street. Police said Trenton Mahaffie, 21, of Enola, was seen inside the house after officers were dispatched at 1:49 a.m. Mahaffie f

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2018-01-20 14:50:00

Weirton Hall of Fame to accept 2018 nominations

Nominations may be submitted beginning Feb. 1, with forms available at the Weirton Municipal Building and through the City of Weirton's website. Nomination forms are to be mailed to the City of Weirton, attn: Hall of Fame Committee, 200 Municipal Plaza, Weirton, W.Va. 26062. The deadline to submit a

WEIRTON DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Gov. Wolf releases statement regarding government shutdown

Updated: 4:48 PM EST Jan 20, 2018 Governor Tom Wolf today released a statement Saturday after Congress' failure to pass a long-term funding solution for the federal government and prevent a shutdown. "I am frustrated we are in this situation as Pennsylvania relies on the federal government for fun

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-20 21:48:00

Local woman who became first person in U.S. to receive face transplant speaks out

A Steubenville woman became the first person in the United States to receive a face transplant 10 years ago. Connie Culp was shot in the face by her ex-husband in 2004. She spoke about her life since then Saturday at the Center for Organ Recovery and Education. Doctors also talked about the future o

WPXI - 2018-01-21 00:36:27

Staten Island Boy Scout leaders arrested for heroin, unregistered guns: police

Police discovered heroin a guns in the New Brighton home of a Boy Scout leader (Photo courtesy of DCPI). NEW BRIGHTON, Staten Island - Two Boy Scout leaders in Staten Island were arrested Friday after police discovered a massive amount of heroin, scales, drug packages and unregistered firearms in on

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-21 01:37:42

Federal drug bust, alleged airport bomb-stunt top week's crime, court news

Feds: Drug crew sold, stashed heroin and fentanyl on Staten Island - even after member OD'd Several members of an alleged Albanian drug gang peddled heroin and fentanyl stamped with "Pray for death" throughout the area, including on the borough, federal authorities allege. Medin (Dino) Kosic, 30, of

SILIVE.COM - 2018-01-20 13:03:17

Pair who robbed Edison cell phone store caught after 30-mile chase

Two 19-year-old men who robbed a cell phone store in Edison at gunpoint last week were arrested in Clifton after fleeing police, authorities said. Yousef Mohammed Ijbara, of New York City, and Mahdi L. Shalanbi, of Paterson, walked into the AT&T Mobile store on Route 1 at 7:42 p.m. on Jan. 10 and o

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 14:28:05

Police Searching For Woman Caught On Video Stealing Tip Jars On Staten Island

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Police on Staten Island are searching for a woman who's been stealing tip jars. As CBS2's Cindy Hsu reported, three businesses that were ripped off posted surveillance videos on social media. The latest theft happened Tuesday at Hawaii Poke Bowl on Richmond Avenue. Eric Lin s

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 18:24:11