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Pennsylvania man killed after minivan crashes on I-81 in Kirkwood

A 56-year-old Pennsylvania man suffered a medical emergency and died Thursday after a crash on Interstate 81 in Kirkwood, according to Broome County Sheriff's deputies. Gasparo Mendicino, of Moscow, Pa., was pronounced deceased at UHS Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City. Deputies said he was drivi

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-19 16:14:09

Tioga Emergency Services Monitoring Susquehanna River Ice Jam

The Tioga County Office of Emergency Services is currently monitoring an ice jam that has formed in the Susquehanna River from the area of Hiawatha Island and extending east into Broome County. Tioga officials are joined by the National Weather Service, the New York State Department of Environmental

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2018-01-19 23:16:00

Medical emergency blamed for PA man's death in I-81 crash

TOWN OF KIRKWOOD (WBNG) - According to the Broome County Sheriff's Office, a Pennsylvania man died after appearing to suffer a medical emergency while driving on Interstate 81. At approximately 6:28 p.m. Thursday, officials say a Broome Count Sheriff's deputy was dispatched to a car accident off of

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-19 19:13:00

Spanning Time: The pest house

A number of years ago, my Deputy County Historian, Chaz Browne, was working to answer a question and was pouring over a number of maps to find that answer. In the midst of this search, he turned to me and asked me if I knew what was the nature of the Pest House. Of course, mistakenly thinking that

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-19 19:01:48

Winter is no reason to stop fishing

First developed as a tool for survival, ice fishing was a way to access food during the winter months. Fishermen would create openings in ice-covered water to hunt fish with spears. Nowadays, fishermen use augers, technology, jigs and tents. "I fish from inside my tent with a heater going, while its

DAILY STAR - 2018-01-19 20:00:00

Statement to police made by Gravy Train defendant who denies identity allowed at trial

CANTON - A plea offer was shot down Thursday afternoon prior to a suppression hearing in St. Lawrence County Court for the man charged in Operation Gravy Train who has, for the fourth time, denied his identity as Shaka Williams. The alleged Mr. Williams, 39, Plymouth, is charged with second-degree

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-19 13:15:00

Citizen Action prepares for Women's March in Binghamton

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - Local organizers are trying to recapture the spirit and energy of last year's Women's March in Binghamton. Organizers at Citizen Action are preparing for this year's event, which coincides with national marches in New York and Los Angeles and a rally in Las Vegas. The Binghamton M

BINGHAMTONHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-01-19 22:43:25

New school administrators hired at Abington Heights, Lakeland

The Lakeland and Abington Heights school districts are welcoming new leaders this year. Abington Heights Middle School Principal Marc Wyandt was appointed assistant superintendent during a board meeting Wednesday night. Wyandt, whose salary as assistant superintendent is $106,000, will begin in t

SCRANTON TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-19 11:30:27

Massive fire burns 400,000-square-foot warehouse in Sumter

Firefighters are battling a massive warehouse fire in Sumter that has been raging since 4 a.m. It's way too early to tell what started the blaze that has destroyed a 400,000-square-foot warehouse building on Hauser Street, Sumter Fire Department Chief Karl Ford said. No one appears to have been insi

ITEM - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Family 'desperate for answers' after boy, 15, fatally shot in North Charleston confrontation over stolen car

A 15-year-old boy alleged to have stolen a car earlier this week in North Charleston showed up the next day at the owner's house, where he was fatally shot, police reports revealed Friday. The documents do not explain why the teenager, Derrick Grant of Charleston, went to the community where he was

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-01-19 18:14:00

Charleston Water System lifts boil water advisory for Neck Area customers

Residents and businesses in the Neck Area of Charleston and North Charleston no longer have to boil their water following an announcement by Charleston Water System officials Friday afternoon. The advisory, first put in place Wednesday evening, was triggered by low system pressure after a water main

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-01-19 22:14:00

After construction flaps, Lagunitas vacates East Bay Street property

The scaffolding has surrounded Lagunitas' 161 East Bay St. address since July. That's when the Petaluma, Calif. brewery announced its closure for structural repairs. Now it looks like the space could remain a construction site indefinitely. Lagunitas has packed up its brewing equipment and closed f

CHARLESTON CITY PAPER - 2018-01-19 15:12:00

Isle of Palms, Folly Beach moving ahead with post-Irma beach restoration projects

More than 1 million cubic yards of sand is being dredged and pumped ashore at Isle of Palms to put back what Mother Nature stole from the beach during stormy weather in the fall. The same sort of thing will happen starting in March at Folly Beach, but the sand will come from the Folly River. The IOP

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-01-19 20:30:00

N. Charleston Police searching for missing woman

The family of a missing 20-year-old is hoping someone will recognize her and help bring her home. Alaafia Singleton was last seen leaving her home on Jan. 10 at approximately 5 p.m., according to an incident report. Singleton's mother told police she was last seen walking down Calvert Street toward

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 21:29:52

Police Activity Places Berkeley County School on Lockdown

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WTAT-TV) - J K Gourdin Elementary School has been placed on lockdown due to police activity in the area. Just after 10:00 a.m., officials with the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office told media outlets they were assisting both the Orangeburg and Colleton County Sheriff's Office in

FOXCHARLESTON.COM - 2018-01-18 19:27:00

Flames Engulf Warehouse, Prompting Street Closures in Sumter

Firefighters in Sumter, South Carolina, battled a large warehouse blaze through the early morning hours of January 18, prompting multiple street closures in the area. The fire - and its smoke plume - were so large they could be seen on weather radar, according to the National Weather Service. No inj

YAHOO! - 2018-01-19 17:34:47

Man Wanted For Sex Offense Arrested In Lake Co.

WARREN TOWNSHIP, IL - An Idaho man wanted for a sexual offense gave local police a different fictitious name name during a separate investigation last month in Warren Township. But when detectives with the Lake County Sheriff's Office learned his true identity, and discovered he had an active arrest

PATCH - 2018-01-19 17:57:08

Rockford woman killed, Marengo man hurt in McHenry County crash

A Rockford woman has died and a Marengo man is hurt after a two-car crash in the unincorporated town of Union in McHenry County Wednesday night. According to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office, a 2005 Honda Civic driven by a 27-year-old Rockford woman was going westbound on Route 176 around 9:30 p.

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-18 20:21:00

Recently Sold!: Home Sales In Algonquin, LITH

Do you ever find yourself wondering what the purchase price was for a really nice house that just changed owners on your street or in your town? Or have you ever seen a "SOLD" sign go up in front of a property that made you think, "Someone actually bought THAT?" Here are all the facts and figures of

PATCH - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Rockford woman killed in crash near Union

A 27-year-old Rockford woman was killed in a crash Wednesday evening in an unincorporated area of McHenry County near Union. Emergency crews responded to the crash about 9:40 p.m. in the 17000 block of U.S. Route 176, according to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office. The woman was driving a 2005 Hon

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-18 21:33:00