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New Olean eatery closes after short run

OLEAN - Smiley's restaurant, which had opened in early September on Wayne Street as "hometown family restaurant," has closed its doors. The restaurant, which had been located on Wayne Street in the former Silver Slipper restaurant, had been owned by Donald Williams of Cuba. A telephone message left

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 17:00:00

State & Union: Reader notes discrepancy of gas prices

John Artlip of Olean sent us a couple pictures Monday that illustrate the discrepancy that can exist regarding the price per gallon of gasoline - with the emphasis on the price in Olean often seeming high. On a recent trip to Buffalo, John noted a posted price for gasoline at a Springville Country F

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 17:00:00

Atlanta firefighter catches child thrown from burning apartment (video)

More than 45 firefighters battled a big apartment blaze near Atlanta before dawn Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, saying they had to kick down doors and catch babies to get them safely away from the smoke and flames. The fire left a dozen people with minor injuries, mostly related to smoke inhalation, said

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 13:09:28

County may aid police academy with Act 13 funds

The Lycoming County commissioners are considering using impact fee money to help fund the Mansfield Police Academy, Commissioner Tony Mussare said on Tuesday. The academy has been the training grounds for many county residents over the years, but the county has never contributed to the program, he s

WILLIAMSPORT SUN-GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Everyday Hunter: Well done, my friend

Modern media creates many heroes, stars, mentors, and role models. Unless you are a deer hunter you may not have noticed the late Charlie Alsheimer, but for us he was all that, and more. As a young Air Force recruit in Vietnam, Charlie was introduced to photography. When he returned home he carried

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 18:27:00

Flu season hits its peak in Olean

OLEAN - The flu is hitting hard this year. "We had a really mild season last year, and this year it seems to be more severe," said Cattaraugus County Public Health Director Dr. Kevin Watkins. Watkins said it's normal to have two to three spikes in infection during a flu season, but this year's seaso

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-15 17:30:00

Police: 36-year-old man who struck trooper with car released from hospital

A 36-year-old Glen Aubrey man who is accused of hitting a trooper during a car chase in Binghamton was released from Geisinger Medical Center in Dansville, Pa. on Saturday. James Giacalone is now in the custody of the New York State Police Violent Felony Warrant Squad, authorities said. On Jan. 2, G

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Helming: Give pistol owners more time to recertify

ALBANY - State Sen. Pam Helming and fellow Republican Sen. Rob Ortt are urging Gov. Andrew Cuomo to extend the pistol permit recertification deadline amid reports that just a fraction of permit holders have recertified, as required under New York's Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act, com

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-01-16 19:00:00

Hundreds at grand opening of Maywood's first recreational weed shop

With much fanfare and a mayoral ribbon-cutting, the city of Maywood Tuesday celebrated the opening of its first marijuana dispensary licensed to sell cannabis for recreational use under a state law that took effect Jan. 1. Hundreds of people stood in line Tuesday morning outside the newest location

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-17 02:11:30

Armed couple rob Whittier gas station market, then get away

A woman with tattoos on her face and a man wearing a bandanna over his face robbed a Whittier am/pm at gunpoint Monday night. Officers later found the now-empty cash register on Turnbull Canyon Road. Police don't know yet the amount taken during the robbery. Whittier police Sgt. Jose Escobedo said a

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 01:04:52

Pedestrian killed in Montebello collision

A 67-year-old Montebello man died Monday after he was hit by a car.. Montebello Police Lt. Julio Calleros said the man was not in a crosswalk when the collision occurred in the 400 block of Washington Boulevard around 5:40 p.m. Calleros said a car traveling east on Washington Boulevard struck the ma

SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 23:15:55

California Lawmaker Wants to Prohibit Restaurants From Providing Plastic Straws Unless Requested

For Assemblyman Ian Calderon, it was apparently the last straw. Straws are seen on the bar counter at a restaurant in Los Angeles in this file photo from June 28, 2016. (Credit: Los Angeles Times) The Democratic legislator from Whittier read reports by environmental groups that up to 500 million pla

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-17 01:13:08

Man wounded in possible gang-related shooting in Fullerton

A 25-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 16 in Fullerton that police believe is gang-related. Shortly before 4 p.m., police responded to a shots-fired call and found the wounded victim, with one gunshot wound in his upper body, said police Sgt. Jon Radus. The victim was ta

OCREGISTER - 2018-01-17 03:52:48

Los Angeles Man Accused Of Setting Transgender Woman On Fire

LOS ANGELES, CA -- An Los Angeles man was charged with capital murder Monday in the case of a transgender woman who he allegedly met online. Kevyn Ramirez, 29, is accused of killing Victoria Ramos Gutierrez on Jan. 10. Ramirez allegedly stabbed the victim and set her on fire residence located in th

PATCH - 2018-01-17 00:21:27

Restricted in jails, ICE pursues unauthorized immigrants in workplaces like 7-Eleven

About 50 immigrant advocates gathered outside a 7-Eleven store in Koreatown Tuesday to protest recent immigration enforcement sweeps at the convenience stores nationwide, and to meet immigration agents who they thought would show up. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials didn't appear.

KPCC - 2018-01-17 03:25:39

Reward stands for three suspects in New Year's Day stabbing

Authorities Tuesday stepped up their search for three suspects who fatally stabbed a young man in the Cypress Park area of Los Angeles a year ago New Year's Day. Christian Nino, 22, was stabbed about 2:15 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2017, in the 2600 block of Jeffries Avenue, the Los Angeles Police Department r

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-17 01:47:04

Metro Detroit man charged for keeping girlfriend's body wrapped in plastic

(WXYZ) - A metro Detroit man who allegedly kept his girlfriend's dead body wrapped in plastic for up to a month has been charged. Jeffrey Thomas, 50, of Rockwood, is charged with concealing the death of an individual. It is believed he kept the dead body of his girlfriend, 32-year-old Jennifer Butko

WXYZ - 2018-01-16 18:12:24

National Weather Service: Michigan meteor caused magnitude 2.0 earthquake

(WXYZ0 - The United States Geological Survey confirmed that a meteor was seen and heard across the skies of Michigan on Tuesday night, around 8:10 p.m. According to the National Weather Service, the meteor caused a 2.0 magnitude earthquake, which the USGS said struck near New Haven, specifically nea

WXYZ - 2018-01-17 04:42:25

Police: Video shows shooters opening fire at Detroit gas station during attempted drug deal

DETROIT - Detroit police released video that shows the moment a man opened fire at a gas station during an attempted drug deal. The cameras at Sunoco gas station on McNichols Road and Gunston Avenue on Detroit's east side captured the whole incident. Police said the man unloaded his gun on the dri

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-01-16 13:52:54

Possible meteor over metro Detroit has everybody cracking jokes

"The Silverdome finally imploded." "I felt a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced. I fear something terrible has happened." "I had Taco Bell. Sorry." These are just some of the funnier reactions we received from Free Press r

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2018-01-17 04:13:18