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Drug bust leads Syracuse police to drugs, money; man also wanted for 2014 machete attack

Luis Matos, 28, was charged with 15 counts for drug-related offenses and three other charges stemming from an incident in 2014 when he hit his then-girlfriend with the backside of a machete. SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Syracuse police officers arrest this week of a man who sold four bags of Fentanyl lead offi

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-19 22:17:02

Syracuse police investigate after man with stab wound arrives at hospital

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse police are investigating a stabbing after a 31-year-old man arrived early this morning at Upstate University Hospital with a wound to his shoulder. Syracuse police were called to the hospital at about 1:01 a.m. The victim was suffering from a 1-inch long stab wound to his

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-20 13:35:19

Seneca Falls Women's March Draws Thousands Worried About Losing Rights in Many Areas

The pink hats associated with the march were widely present. Families also brought along children to take part. Chris Bolt/WAER News The two takeaways from being at the Women's March in Seneca Falls Saturday were the thousands that took part; and the many, many concerns people came out to voice. Th

WAER.ORG - 2018-01-20 23:00:43

Police: Seneca Falls man strangled woman in front of 6 young children

Deputies say Steven Grillone broke multiple items in the home while six children under the age of 12 were in the home, then strangled a 35-year-old woman until she fell unconscious. (Photo: Seneca County Sheriff's Office) Waterloo, N.Y. (WHAM) - A man from Seneca Falls was arrested by Seneca County

13 WHAM - 2018-01-19 12:50:42

Syracuse parole charged with trying to smuggle drugs into penitentiary facility

A Syracuse parolee was charged Friday with trying to smuggle drugs into the Onondaga County Sheriff's Jamesville Penitentiary facility. According to the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office, Darren Lynch, 25, was brought into the facility for violating his parole conditions. During his booking, K9 han

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-01-20 12:52:08

Multiple fire departments extinguish barn fire in Cayuga County town of Scipio

SCIPIO - Several fire departments responded to a barn fire in Scipio Center Saturday. The call for a fire at 1903 Center Road came in around 8:50 a.m. Tim Weir, assistant chief with the Scipio Volunteer Fire Department, said firefighters were on the the scene within 10 minutes. Weir said the fire wa

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-20 19:50:00

Roxboro Road Middle School evacuates, firefighters investigate gas smell

MATTYDALE, N.Y. -- Students have been evacuated from a Mattydale school while firefighters investigate the smell of fumes. The Mattydale Fire Department responded to Roxboro Road Middle School at 12:03 p.m. Thursday, Onondaga County 911 dispatch logs show. A gas smell was reported inside the 300 Ber

SYRACUSE.COM

Syracuse Police investigating overnight stabbing

Syracuse Police are investigating stabbing that occurred in the city early Saturday morning. According to police, officers were sent to Upstate University Hospital in regards to a stabbing complaint. When they arrived, they met with a 31-year-old man who was suffering from a one-inch long stab wound

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-01-20 10:39:53

Affordable health screenings coming to Kennett

Residents living in and around Kennett can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. American Legion Post 66 will host this community event on Jan. 31, 2018. The site is located

THE DAILY DUNKLIN DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 06:00:00

Fire destroys apartment and KPD car on Madison St.

Kennett Fire Department battled a fire at an apartment complex on Madison St. between Ballard and Washington Streets late Saturday morning. As of this writing no injuries were reported. The apartment complex was the residence of a KPD officer whose car was fully engulfed. More details in the DDD as

THE DAILY DUNKLIN DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 06:00:00

Positive Brotherhood mentor group continues to grow

The Positive Brotherhood of Malden has been making a difference in the lives of young men and women for a little more than three years now. And the 2018 year has already gotten off to a successful start, as the group had approximately 30 teens or juveniles attend its seminar on January 3, at the Fir

THE DAILY DUNKLIN DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 06:00:00

Utility company warns scammers targeting customers

A local utility company wants to pull the plug on scammers threatening their customers. Kennett City Light Gas & Water (CLGW) said Friday it has received reports of scammers calling customers, demanding payment of their utility bills. The scammers have been threatening power shutoffs and request per

KAIT 8 - 2018-01-19 20:56:48

Heritage Activity Director Lawrence: "It's about living"

They have a story to tell, said Jeanne Lawrence, Activity Director at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett, speaking of the residents. Weve got war veterans, weve had a ballroom dancer, weve had models. These are people that have stories to tell, she said. Lawrence has been at Heritage for almost fift

THE DAILY DUNKLIN DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 06:00:00

Volunteers needed for TN Homeless Solutions PIT count

On Jan. 23-24, Tennessee Homeless Solutions will be conducting the Homeless Point-In-Time Count for Dyer County, and needs the help of volunteers. Once a year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires a Point-In-Time (PIT) Count. A PIT Count is a 24-hour count of individu

STATE GAZETTE - 2018-01-20 06:00:00

DPD chaplains to hold meeting concerning officer emotional, spiritual care

Having a competent police force is essential to having a safe and peaceful community. The Dyersburg Police Department is one of the few agencies that is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA), meaning that each officer is well trained and well equipp

STATE GAZETTE - 2018-01-20 06:00:00

Kona Ice of North Bootheel:A tasteful way of giving back to the community

Many may have seen the Tiki-hut style shaved ice truck with the name Kona Ice across the side of it at the Malden High School or at other events throughout the area. But do you know that Kona Ice is about more than just selling tasteful nutritional shaved ice? Kona Ice owners Steve and Casey William

THE DAILY DUNKLIN DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 06:00:00

Man found dead in Jurupa Valley pool after apparent drowning

JURUPA VALLEY - A man found unconscious in a residential pool in Jurupa Valley Friday afternoon was pronounced dead at the scene. The apparent drowning was reported about 3:25 p.m. in the 6000 block of Karen Lane, near Loveland Drive, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. The man, whose

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-20 08:36:58

Man shot by passing vehicle outside his Riverside home, police say

Riverside police are investigating the death of a man who was shot outside his residence by a passing vehicle early Saturday morning. Riverside Police and Fire dispatch center received a call 2:46 a.m. regarding the shooting in the 3500 block of Eucalyptus Avenue, Riverside police said in a news rel

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-20 18:42:40

8-Car Crash Closes Section Of Interstate 215

RIVERSIDE, CA -- At least eight vehicles were involved in a chain crash Saturday on Interstate 215 in Riverside, causing an off-ramp closure. The crash was reported at 9:18 a.m. on the southbound side of the freeway near Columbia Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol. Ambulances were su

PATCH - 2018-01-20 18:14:56

Man charged in 1994 slaying of his mother in Corona del Mar pleads not guilty to murder

A 71-year-old man accused of beating his mother to death in her Corona del Mar home in 1994 has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge, according to Orange County Superior Court records. In his Jan. 12 plea, John Henry Van Uden III of Dana Point also denied sentencing enhancement allegations of murde

LA TIMES - 2018-01-19 22:50:00