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Just Sayin': Taking stock of our many holidays

A Times Square-style ball drop is held at noon Dec. 31, 2016, at the Long Island Children's Museum in Garden City. Photo Credit: Barry Sloan New Year's Day is associated with binge indulgence and noise. People who have no lover can feel estranged on Valentine's Day. Memorial Day is dignified sorro

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 21:05:00

What a middling Uber rating says about you

An Uber driver pulls into the Hicksville LIRR station for a pickup Friday evening, June 30, 2017. Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein A few days ago, I got a phone call from a puzzled friend who had just received an email from Uber detailing her interactions with the ride-sharing service, which she

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 17:08:00

NCPD: Mother and Her Two Sons Arrested in Connection with Bethpage Burglary, Assault

Bethpage, NY - November 24, 2017 - The Second Squad reports the arrests of two Bethpage men and a woman for Burglary and Assault that occurred in Bethpage on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 10:00 pm. According to detectives, the defendant John Colwell, 19, was banging loudly on the front door of a L

LONGISLAND.COM - 2017-11-24 15:32:27

3 members of Long Island family arrested on burglary and assault charges

Three members of the same family are facing charges on Long Island, one of them for allegedly attacking a police officer. Investigators say Danielle Colwell and her son Liam, both of Bethpage, became combative with Nassau County Police. Liam allegedly jumped on one officer's back and started attacki

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-24 13:26:24

Long Island Concerts & Events November 24-26

A mix of folk, country and classical music with four-part hamonies seasoned with improvisational violin and cello. Slathered with great percussion and acoustics. Treme - Blues and Jazz Club, 553 Main St. Islip. tremeislip.com $10. 8 p.m. Nov. 24. Gary Hoey - Ho Ho Hoey Imagine if Santa and Slash ha

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2017-11-24 13:49:50

What's happening on Long Island this weekend

The irrepressible comic strip heroine comes to life in the beloved musical, Friday and Saturday, Nov. 24-25, 3 and 8 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 26, 2 and 7 p.m.; Wednesday, Nov. 29, 8 p.m. $78 and $73. John W. Engeman Theater, 250 Main St., Northport. (631) 261-2900 or www.engemantheater.com. Bingo Players

HERALD COMMUNITY NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

LI company sues state over development contract at Republic

ALBANY - A Long Island company is suing the state over claims that agencies "created an uneven playing field" that was "directed toward" awarding a $50 million development contract to a competitor owned by a major contributor to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo. LI Clean Tech of Huntington, which filed the laws

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 17:54:00

Holiday shopping habits hard to break, even though stores may offer better bargains later

WALLKILL - It's buy-one-get-free for the iPhone 8 or the Samsung Galaxy S8 at the Galleria at Crystal Run's T-Mobile store in the Town of Wallkill, while the nearby Verizon Wireless outlet is hawking iPads for as low as $100. Best Buy is peddling a Dell Touch-Screen Laptop for $360 and a 50-inch Sha

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-24 03:06:30

15 year old wins Cold Turkey Run

Drew Braden, Cattaraugus, took first place in this year's Cold Turkey Run held in Fredonia. The 15-year-old Braden ran the 4.5 mile race at a clip of 6:22 per mile, and finished in the top spot wit a time of 28.41. Following Braden in the top 10 were: Eric Hohenstein (Fredonia, 28:51), Alan Braden

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Erie County seeking to build agribusiness park in Southtowns

County leaders are hoping to finalize a deal by year-end to acquire the former Angola Airport property in the Town of Evans, so they can turn it into a new agribusiness park to attract new employers to the region. Officials want to spur new economic development opportunities in southern Erie County

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-24 14:00:10

On 'Mrs. Maisel,' McDermott and other holiday leftovers

Some leftovers after Thanksgiving: --- I was a little surprised to see an advertisement on ABC and NBC this week for a streaming series, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel," that is my favorite new Amazon program. The aptly-titled show from Amy Sherman-Palladino, creator of "Gilmore Girls," premieres Wednes

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-24 16:27:51

Another Voice: Evans Taxpayers United seek referendum on town police

and Stan Radwan Some days ago, the citizens of Evans beat back the power of money and inside politicians. They voted to keep our Town Board at three despite the frantic and well-financed campaign of the town's Democratic and Republican parties to upsize to five. The parties mailed fliers to all Evan

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-24 12:08:29

WVDP Volunteers Donate to Local Food Pantries

To spread good will for the upcoming holiday season, employees from the West Valley Demonstration Project (WVDP) and its subcontractors gathered Friday at Sander's Parkview, volunteering their time and energy to once again distribute food to nine local food pantries. According to volunteer coordinat

ELLICOTTVILLETIMES.COM

A cut and a shave

OBSERVER Photos by Damian Sebouhian Pictured from left: Forestville physical education teacher Greg Greenough shaves the head of student Maddox Tenamore; Forestville School Board President Carol Woodward and Superintendent Renee Garrett, shave the head of student Nicholas Morgan. FORESTVILLE - Fores

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

CRCF to Lead County-Wide Giving Day, Cattaraugus Gives

For 24 hours on Nov. 28, the community will have the opportunity to support more than 35 nonprofits in Cattaraugus County during the first-ever day of giving in Cattaraugus County, Cattaraugus Gives. The Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation will lead Cattaraugus Gives as part of the highly succes

ELLICOTTVILLETIMES.COM

Why your Christmas tree may cost more this year

CBS NEWS (CBS) - Yearning for that real Christmas tree smell this year? Expect to pay a little more. And start looking now. Yes, even before that last Halloween Tootsie Roll has been polished off. That's because a glut of trees coupled with the deep recession a decade ago forced farmers to reduce

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Nationwide Christmas tree shortage could affect availability

Here in Alaska, if you'd rather have a Christmas tree with more wild origins, the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge opens to Christmas tree cutting Thanksgiving Day through Christmas Day. Trees are free for personal use with one per household and may not be taller than 20 feet. They may be taken anywhe

KTUU - 2017-11-24 17:38:00

Save your boogie soul with the Mabes

Twenty-four-year-old Ray Mabrey has been playing music since he was 8 or 9. He got the bug from his dad, who has been a working, self-employed musician since he was in junior high. "He taught me everything I know," said the younger Mabrey. "I've always shared the same music taste as him. He showed m

ANCHORAGE PRESS - 2017-11-23 05:10:00

Alaska VA to expand, continue work on wait time issues

Leaders at Alaska's veterans health care system are planning to expand the agency's workforce in the state. The agency, which provides health care services to all veterans in Alaska, currently has about 550 employees but plans to add another 100 soon, said Alaska Veterans Health Care System Director

HOMER NEWS

Storm Hits Bristol Bay Area Wednesday

Saint Marys Sunrise-Gail Alstrom-Beans 11-21-17 CURRENT TEMPERATURES {############} PACIFIC SATELLITE-RADAR: A weak weather front from Talkeetna to the Southern end of the Kenai peninsula is bringing some snow to the southcentral region tonight. Winds will taper off over the valley. {############} H

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