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Police reports 11/21/17: Cuba man charged for thefts, assault

CUBA - A Cuba man was arrested twice in less than 10 days for three alleged incidents that included two thefts and an assault. Shawn E. Roney, 24, of Cuba, was charged Nov. 8 with second-degree burglary, a class C felony, and fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, a class A misdemeanor

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-11-21 04:30:00

Police reports 11/22/17: Olean woman charged with assault, contempt

OLEAN - An Olean woman was charged on multiple felony counts Tuesday after police responded to what reports say was a domestic incident. Following an investigation by police, Lisa D. Shelley, 52, of 1211 Washington St., Olean, was charged with second-degree assault and aggravated contempt, both clas

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-11-22 02:58:00

Salamanca man charged with manslaughter following fatal car crash

SALAMANCA - A Salamanca man has been charged with second-degree manslaughter in connection with a motor vehicle crash over the weekend that killed a member of the Salamanca High School Class of 2014. Damion R. Taylor, 21, of Salamanca, was charged with second-degree manslaughter three days after the

SALAMANCA PRESS - 2017-11-21 20:59:00

Salamanca Man Charged With Manslaughter Following Saturday Crash

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office charged 21-year-old Damion R. Taylor, of Jimerson Road, following the one-vehicle crash, which occurred around 11:50 p.m. on Old Route 17 in the town of Salamanca. Det. Timothy Pence of the Sheriff's Office said four occupants were inside the vehicle at the t

POST-JOURNAL - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Young mother and two kids doing well after arson thanks to community support

OLEAN - On the morning of Oct. 30, Stephanie Searles had lived at 114 E. Oak St. with her two young children for less than two months and had only recently finished buying all the furnishings needed to make the third-floor apartment home, she said. Then a fire broke out in the building's stairwell -

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-11-21 19:00:00

Cattaraugus County lawmakers approve $230.2 million 2018 budget

LITTLE VALLEY - Unanimously and without comment Tuesday, Cattaraugus County lawmakers approved a $230.2 million budget for 2018, up from $228.6 million. The full value tax rate dropped by 20 cents to $12.65 per $1,000, the fourth year in a row the rate has dropped. No one spoke earlier at a public h

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-11-21 19:00:00

Woman, 21, killed in weekend car accident in Salamanca

SALAMANCA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A car crash in Cattaraugus County Saturday night claimed one woman's life. Alexandrea L. Kindt, 21, of Salamanca, was a passenger in a single-vehicle accident that occurred at 11:51 p.m. Saturday on Old Route 17 in Salamanca. The vehicle crossed the center line, went off roa

WIVB - 2017-11-21 21:13:15

Senior psychiatric unit planned at OGH

OLEAN - Upper Allegheny Health System officials have asked the state Department of Health to OK a $2.1 million renovation to create a 15-bed senior psychiatric unit at Olean General Hospital. "There's certainly a need for a project like this, especially in this area," said Dennis McCarthy, UAHS vice

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-11-22 18:00:00

Project Renewal Breaks Ground On New Bronx Supportive Housing

Photo by Melanie Unice Photography: Federal, State, and City officials join Project Renewal to break ground on Bedford Green House in the Bronx. (New York, NY)-The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA), the New

PATCH - 2017-11-22 20:14:42

Giving Fund returns for 34th year

Updated 4:38 pm, Wednesday, November 22, 2017 As local residents consider worthy holiday charities, organizers of the Giving Fund are encouraging people to look no further than their own backyards. The Giving Fund - a joint venture between Stamford Advocate, Greenwich Time and the local nonprofits

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-22 21:42:23

Schoke Jewish Family Service holds annual coat drive

STAMFORD - Schoke Jewish Family Service held its annual coat shop and Thanksgiving dinner distribution on Tuesday. Over 60 households received a turkey dinner-kosher or non-kosher with fresh and canned fixings to complete the traditional meal. Over the last few months, generous donations of food and

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-11-22 20:43:48

From traditional to digital, signs vie for eyeballs

Published 2:02 pm, Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Back to Gallery On a dreary Wednesday morning in downtown Norwalk, a pedestrian took brief cover from the rain beneath an anonymous marquee over the entrance to the Wall Street Theater, with the only other placards to proclaim the theater's existence

NORWALK HOUR - 2017-11-22 19:07:57

Agua Viva, S the Supplicant, Moth Eggs Band

Visit the Stamford Polish Club for a night of awesome, creative DIY music, including two touring acts from NYC. AGUA VIVA: From NYC by way of Buenos Aires, Josi Arias plays dreamy psych-pop with a hint of tropicalia. Her new album Piece of Water is available from the legendary Don Giovanni record la

PATCH - 2017-11-22 20:08:44

Fingerprint evidence leads to juvenile arrest

STAMFORD -- Police arrested a local 16-year-old male last week after fingerprint evidence allegedly tied him to a string of attempted burglaries in the Dolphin Cove area. Stamford Police Sgt. Sean Scanlan said the suspect broke into one home and attempted to break into four more within a 10-hour per

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-11-22 19:09:33

Cops: Suspect tased after repeatedly 'charging at officers'

STAMFORD - A disturbance call turned ugly Tuesday night when police had to use a taser to subdue an extremely intoxicated man. Stamford Police Sgt. Robert Shawinsky said officers responded at about 11:30 p.m. to a residence in the 100 block of Washington Boulevard. When they arrived, Shawinsky said

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-11-22 18:44:47

Truck takes down power lines, closes road

STAMFORD - Downed power lines on Gaxton Road, near Intervale Road, caused traffic to be shut down Tuesday afternoon for more than two hours. Stamford Police Sgt. Robert Shawinsky said a "large tractor trailer truck" was traveling at about 2 p.m. on Gaxton Road when the top of the trailer snagged som

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-11-22 17:29:34

In northwest Santa Rosa crash, driver suffers medical emergency, dies

A driver who died Tuesday morning in northwest Santa Rosa apparently had a medical emergency that cause him to crash, according to authorities. The man, believed to be in his late 70s, was driving in an industrial area near Airport Boulevard when he drove his heavy duty pickup through an intersectio

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-21 23:57:01

Gabriel Wheaton Heads Home for Album-Release Show

Los Angeles-based violinist and composer Gabriel Wheaton traces his musical lineage back to Sonoma County, where he was born and raised in Sebastopol. After mastering the violin at a young age and performing in chamber groups and orchestras while attending Analy High School, Wheaton moved to La La L

BOHEMIAN.COM - 2017-11-22 19:57:07

Things to do this week in Sonoma County, Nov. 24 to Dec. 3

Happy Thanksgiving! To help you work off all that extra turkey and stuffing, check out these upcoming local events. From holiday events to yoga in the library, there's something for everyone this week. Friday, Nov. 24 Santa Rosa Winter Lights: This year's annual Santa Rosa tree lighting event takes

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-22 17:49:00

Parkpoint Health Clubs of Santa Rosa wins Healthiest Companies Award

Since 2016, Parkpoint Health Clubs has expanded its employee wellness program by creating and encouraging employees to participate in a free rewards system that supports their personal wellness goals throughout the year. For example, the company offers employees the opportunity to track their workou

NORTHBAYBUSINESSJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-22 19:21:00