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Mom with baby in tow charged with smuggling pot, painkillers into Attica

A 25-year-old Rochester woman was charged with promoting prison contraband and endangering the welfare of a child when she tried to visit an inmate at Attica Correctional Facility. (Sharon Cantillon/News file photo) A woman with a baby was arrested for allegedly smuggling marijuana and other control

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-16 04:38:27

Police seek help IDing man who passed counterfeit bill

State police are asking for the public's help identifying a man suspected of passing counterfeit money in Steuben County. The suspect passed a counterfeit bill at the Dollar General store in Avoca on Dec. 31, according to New York State Police at Bath. The suspect is described as a black male, thin

STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-01-16 19:15:07

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

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

Wyoming County man charged with driving while ability impaired

A Wyoming County man was arrested by state troopers Friday for driving while his ability was impaired, after troopers allegedly found marijuana in his vehicle, according to State Police. Samuel M. Martin, 41, of the Town of Warsaw, was stopped by troopers on Route 19 in Warsaw for an inadequate head

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-16 02:06:19

Batavia PD asks citizens and business owners with security cameras to help them fight crime

The Batavia Police Department is asking citizens and business owners with surveillance cameras to partner with us in the fight against crime! The Batavia SafeCam Registration Program allows citizens / businesses to register their camera systems with the police department to aid in crime prevention s

THE BATAVIAN - 2018-01-16 19:54:49

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


Springwater Floor Laborer, Rapist Turns Cat Burglar

NYLON - A former laborer for a Steuben County-based flooring company is in jail on felony charges for allegedly stealing jewelry from a home while working on a residence in Hornellsville. According to a press release from New York State Police Troop E Commander Richard Allen, Matthew Stewart, 45, wa

GENESEESUN.COM - 2018-01-15 23:59:59

Kennesaw council approves 44-acre, 83 home subdivision on Pine Mountain Road

The Kennesaw City Council has approved a plan to annex and rezone just under 44 acres of property on Pine Mountain Road and build 83 homes. The plan by developer Venture Homes calls for a total average density of 2.6 lots per acre, and the planned homes will be 2,400 to 3,600 square feet and cost be

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 02:45:00

Georgia firefighter catches baby from flaming balcony

ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN) - A massive fire at an apartment complex in Atlanta last week had firefighters racing to the scene. Part of their effort was tossing and catching children from a burning building. "We did what we had to do, and the thing is, that everybody there knew what they had to do," said

27 FIRST NEWS - 2018-01-15 19:31:13

Snow Timeline | When to expect snowfall in metro Atlanta

Yes, my fellow Georgians, snow is coming again but there's only a 40 percent chance parts of north and northwest Georgia will see some light snow accumulations. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for areas north and west of Atlanta. The northern areas of Georgia should

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-16 18:55:00

Police: Marietta teen thrown from motorcycle after passing cars

A teen motorcyclist is recovering at WellStar Kennestone Hospital after clipping the wheel of a tractor trailer Tuesday morning and being thrown from his bike into a brick sign, Marietta police said. The crash occurred just after 10 a.m. along Canton Road at its intersection with Ruby Street, said

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 21:15:00

Woman Gets Prison Time For Dragging Woodstock Cop

Amy Ridge was sentenced to 10 years, 1 of which she has to serve in jail and the rest on probation for the shoplifting incident. WOODSTOCK, GA - A Marietta woman has been sentenced three months after a October 2017 incident in which an officer with the Woodstock Police Department was injured while t

PATCH - 2018-01-16 18:36:22

Cobb Schools Make Decision On Afternoon Activities

MARIETTA, GA - Cobb County Schools have canceled afternoon and evening activities for Tuesday as cold weather is expected to bring snow and dangerous wind chills to the area. The school system's After School Program will be held on a normal schedule, but parents are encouraged to pick up their child

PATCH - 2018-01-16 17:31:16

James Michael Sams, age 69

Mike Sams James Michael (Mike) Sams of Molena passed peacefully on January 10, 2018. He was born on July 7, 1948 in Atlanta. His parents J.O. and Margaret Shields Sams of Hampton and his sister, Sandra Sams Cornelius of Thomaston Ga., preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, To

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:34:49

Man impaled through windshield of car survives

MARIETTA, Ga. - A man impaled by a chain link fencepost was still fighting for his life Monday evening at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital. That post went through the man's Ford F-150 on Saturday around 7 a.m. as he was driving along Church Street. The family said Tim Buford was on his way to work as a

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-16 06:18:00

Breaking down the state budget

Local Impacts The budget touts a $961.6 million positive impact for all local governments based on proposed executive budget actions. Cuomo's 2018-19 state budget emphasizes shared services efforts throughout the state as a cost-saving measure for counties. The budget includes $225 million to fund t

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-16 21:46:34

Three men charged after stolen handgun found in Colonie

COLONIE - An early morning traffic stop on Saturday lead to three men facing felony weapons charges. Police pulled over a 2009 Hyundai for traffic violations at about 3 a.m. on Saturday on Loudon Road near Pine Street. Police said the three men in the car admitted to smoking marijuana. When police s

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-15 12:34:21

Albany area to get 4 to 6 inches snow by Wednesday

Steady snow is headed to Albany but it's not a ferocious storm, the National Weather Service says. A winter weather advisory is in effect until 3 p.m. Wednesday because slippery roads are expected. The advisory includes the Capital Region, eastern Catskill Mountains and the mid-Hudson Valley. "It's

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-16 14:38:17

Schenectady man pleads in federal drug case

ALBANY -- A Schenectady man admitted in federal court this month that he sold crack cocaine in Schenectady three years ago, records show. Trevor Vaughn, 38, pleaded guilty last week to one count of distribution of a controlled substance, a felony. He admitted that on April 20, 2015, he sold 35 grams

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-01-16 08:00:00