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'Frosty's Holiday Cabaret' on Dec. 16 at Boughton Place in Highland

WHAT: Show, "Frosty's Holiday Cabaret" WHEN: Dec. 16 at 8 p.m. WHERE: Boughton Place, 150 Kisor Road, Highland DETAILS: A new community theater company named 90 Miles Theater Company, Inc. will present Frosty's Holiday Cabaret. The cast of local performers will celebrate the season with a program of

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-11-22 05:00:00

Police: Ulster County Woman Arrested For Rape

An Ulster County woman is facing multiple felony charges, including rape. The New York State Police BCI in Highland arrested Catlin Sukunda, 25 of Gardiner, N.Y. State Police received information that Sukunda had a sexual relationship with a 15 year old male, which occurred in August of this year.

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Police identify man killed in Verla explosion

NEW WINDSOR - Town Police in New Windsor identified the man killed in the explosions and fire at Verla International on Monday as William Huntington, 57, of Newburgh. A statement from Verla said he was "a valued employee and we at Verla are sorry to his friends and family for their loss." Police sai

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Letter keeps good humor in difficult times: Letter

The Sunday, Nov. 19, Poughkeepsie Journal was full of delights from the creativity and productivity of the local gig economy, to the political cartoons, and last but not least, the letter from Michael Kulla on naming hurricane disasters after climate deniers (Name devastating storms after climate ch

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Police Apprehend Man Barricaded in Hotel Room, Wanted for Domestic Violence

Anthony J. Abbott FISHKILL - A Poughkeepsie man, wanted for a family offense in Orange County, barricaded himself in a room at the Extended Stay America Hotel on Merritt Blvd. Tuesday night while he was on the run for his involvement in an alleged Orange County domestic violence incident. New York S

HUDSONVALLEYNEWSNETWORK.COM - 2017-11-22 22:16:32

Breaking: Maurice Hinchey, former U.S. congressman from NY, is dead at 79

Former Rep. Maurice D. Hinchey, who served 20 years in Congress and had been battling a terminal neurological disorder, died on Wednesday, his family confirmed. The 79-year-old Ulster County resident announced in June he had been diagnosed with frontotemporal degeneration after battling colon cancer

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-22 22:42:58

SUNY New Paltz earns military friendly distinction

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> G.I. Jobs, resource for U.S. service members entering the civilian workforce, has named SUNY New Paltz a Military Friendly School for 2018, along with a Gold Award designation that places New Paltz in the top tier among all small public colleges and universities serving military s

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-11-23 05:00:00

Mary Esparra: Special-needs kitty & boy share special bond

I am very thankful today. When Silverbelle's story ran in this space in October, I prayed for the perfect family to adopt her. The gray tabby cat was found in a Newburgh garage and wasn't acting right. She was diagnosed with cerebellar hypoplasia, a disorder that causes jerky movements, tremors and

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-23 07:01:00

A Christmas "Close to You" on Saturday, Dec. 2

WORTHINGTON - Whether or not your window panes are frosted or your seasonal tree is bedecked with painted candy canes, you can fill your festive stocking to the brim with Christmas classics at "Close to You: A Carpenters' Christmas" on Saturday, Dec. 2, at Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center

WORTHINGTON DAILY GLOBE - 2017-11-22 20:17:00

'Journey to a Distant Land' with Chamber Singers

WORTHINGTON - Area music enthusiasts needn't travel far to "Journey to a Distant Land;" only to the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church in downtown Worthington. There, at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, the 26 Worthington Chamber Singers will present a holiday concert that will take the audience on a

WORTHINGTON DAILY GLOBE - 2017-11-22 19:08:00

Community Christmas Baskets program depends on intergenerational volunteers

The Community Christmas Baskets program provides food, blankets, personal hygiene items and toys during the first week of December to dozens of needy families. With more than 200 volunteers working behind the scenes, this year's distribution will take place at American Reformed Church on Friday, Dec

WORTHINGTON DAILY GLOBE - 2017-11-22 18:03:00

Looking Back: 1967 -- WHS effort helping Vietnamese orphans

A mini-blizzard hit southwest Minnesota on Friday, closing many of the area's schools and shutting down special events for the day. Total daytime snow accumulation was around four inches in the Worthington area, according to the National Weather Service, but northwest winds blowing at 40 miles per h

WORTHINGTON DAILY GLOBE - 2017-11-22 14:34:00

Water & Light Commission backs new housing program

WORTHINGTON - The Water & Light Commission voiced support Monday for a proposed housing development program introduced by the Worthington City Council last week. Council members asked that Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) be a partner in the program and match the city's $1.5 million contribution t

WORTHINGTON DAILY GLOBE - 2017-11-22 14:31:00

City Council, Water & Light Commission back WREDC

WORTHINGTON - Two of the three public entities that help fund the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) expressed support for the organization this week. At Monday's Water & Light Commission meeting, commissioners agreed they wanted to keep Worthington Public Utilities funding to

WORTHINGTON DAILY GLOBE - 2017-11-22 13:46:00

Lewis & Clark water pipeline on track for late 2018

WORTHINGTON - Long-awaited water from the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System is well on its way to Worthington. The section of pipeline from Magnolia to the Lincoln-Pipestone Rural Water System connection near Adrian will be done by Thanksgiving. Pipe installation on the section between Adrian an

WORTHINGTON DAILY GLOBE - 2017-11-22 13:27:00

Council shows concepts for new pavilion, beach house

WORTHINGTON - The Worthington City Council showed off preliminary plans Tuesday for a new plaza and pavilion at the Farmer's Market parking lot at the corner of 10th Street and Second Avenue, as well as a new beach house at Centennial Park. Concept art from Stockwell Engineering shows a plaza area w

WORTHINGTON DAILY GLOBE - 2017-11-22 13:09:00

Village of Palatine Schedules Final Leaf Collection for the Year

Additional curbside leaf collection scheduled for Monday, November 27, 2017 due to normal-than-usual weather this fall. Additional Curbside Leaf Collection Scheduled for November 27 Due to the warmer-than-usual weather this fall, the Public Works Department has scheduled an additional leaf collecti

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Arlington Heights, Palatine Death Notices: Week Of Nov. 20

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove. Andrew M. Mullen Jr., 70, Palatine Born: Jan. 26, 1947 Died: 11/17/17 A

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3 teens charged in murder of Lyft driver in April

MAYWOOD, Ill. - Three teenagers from Maywood have been charged with murdering a Lyft driver. Police say Trevon Thomas, 19, Denarvis Mendenhall, 19, and a 16-year-old male took part in the shooting death of 53-year-old Lyft driver Adaranijo Adekunte on April 26 in Des Plaines. Adekunte was found in h

WGNTV.COM - 2017-11-23 13:09:46

Woman charged after using flamethrower to burn her own car, police say

BARRINGTON, Ill. - A Barrington woman was charged after police said she used a flamethrower to destroy her own car, and then lied to officials about it. Julie Gagne, 47, was charged Wednesday with arson and filing a false police report. Police said she set her car on fire on November 10 around 10:30

WGNTV.COM - 2017-11-22 22:45:32