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Miller Place Fire Dept. stuffs bus for families in need

Local families in need have a group of Miller Place volunteers, generous strangers and a big red bus to be thankful for this holiday season. Cold, windy weather did nothing to stop Miller Place Fire Department members from gathering outside Stop & Shop at 385 Route 25A for five hours last weekend. I

TBRNEWSMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-22 16:00:54

Police: 3 hurt, one of them seriously, in Medford crash

One woman was seriously injured when the car she was in collided with a pickup truck in Medford late Wednesday morning, police said. Both the male pickup truck driver and the second woman who was in the sedan suffered minor injuries, Suffolk police said in a statement. The police did not say which

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-22 18:39:53

Shirley man charged with assault after stabbing, cops say

Suffolk County police said Daniel Decosta, 30, of Shirley, was arrested and charged with assault Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, after a person was stabbed in Shirley. Photo Credit: Thomas J. Lambui A Shirley man was arrested and charged with assault after stabbing an acquaintance, though he did not inf

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-22 21:56:00

4 Nabbed In DWI Crackdown: Cops

RIVERHEAD, NY - Four drunk drivers were nabbed as part of a DWI crackdown in Riverhead, police said. According to Riverhead Town Police, the 4 individuals were busted as part of the continuing efforts by the Suffolk County District Attorney's DWI Task Force. Members of the Riverhead Police Departme

PATCH - 2017-11-23 13:12:23

Vietnam vets test positive for deadly parasite in VA study

Some activists have likened liver fluke exposure in Vietnam veterans to problems associated with Agent Orange, a class of dioxin-contaminated herbicides believed to have tainted hundreds of thousands of U.S. troops. Vietnam vets from left, John Ball from North Merrick, Gerry Wiggins from Port Jeffe

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-23 00:20:04

Mom on drugs hits pole, has kids in vehicle, police say

A mother was high on drugs when she crashed in Middle Island on Wednesday, injuring herself and her two children, Suffolk police said. The three were taken to Stony Brook University Hospital to be treated for injuries, which were not life-threatening, police said. She hit a pole on Middle Island Roa

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-23 01:56:49

Begging on Thanksgiving was once a "Ragamuffin Day" tradition

When most people think of Thanksgiving, they picture family gathered around the table and consuming large helpings of turkey and mashed potatoes. Very few associate the holiday with the long-lost tradition of begging door-to-door. Around the start of the 19th century and into the 1940s, it was commo

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-23 14:01:00

Edward Toulon Jr. maintains lead in Suffolk sheriff's race recount

A count of nearly 17,000 absentee and affidavit ballots in the Suffolk County sheriff's race is about 40 percent complete, with Democrat Errol Toulon Jr. maintaining a lead over Republican Larry Zacarese, according to county election officials. After nearly a week of counting, Toulon, 55, of Lake Gr

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-22 22:07:10

Rolla Man Allegedly Sexually Abused Three Children for Months

ROLLA, Mo.-- A Rolla man was indicted by prosecutors on nine counts of statutory sodomy after he allegedly sexually abused three children all under the age of 12 for nearly six months. Cregg A. Snyder, age 50 of Rolla, was indicted on the charges November 14 and arrested by police on Monday, Novembe

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-11-21 21:49:48

Girls Basketball: Chamois 54, Vienna 25

VIENNA - The Chamois Lady Pirates dominated the first and third quarters Monday en route to a 54-25 season-opening win against the Vienna Lady Eagles. Chamois took a 13-3 lead after one quarter and pushed its advantage to 30-16 by halftime. The Lady Pirates outscored the Lady Eagles 16-2 in third qu


Haas, Lady Wildcats outlast Calvary Lutheran

JEFFERSON CITY - New Bloomfield junior center Samantha Haas was dominant early and poised late as she led the Lady Wildcats to their first win of the season, 50-45 over the Calvary Lutheran Lady Lions on Tuesday night. New Bloomfield evened its season record at 1-1 after falling to Plato 55-33 last

FULTON SUN - 2017-11-22 23:59:59

Fort Leonard Wood readies for annual Thanksgiving feast

The tradition continues as 12 Fort Leonard Wood dining facilities gear up to serve their annual Thanksgiving holiday meal. William Moffitt, Installation Food Program manager, his team and the food service contractor, are planning to provide nearly 12,000 meals during the lunch-time celebration and m


PHOTOS: Piece & Plenty Quilt Guild members at work

Piece & Plenty Quilt Guild member Tina Paris, of Licking, holds up a quilt she was working on during a gathering Nov. 11 in the dining hall at Golden Hills Trail Rides and Resort near Raymondville. Photo by Doug Davison Houston Herald FacebookTwitterEmailPrintSave Piece & Plenty Quilt Guild member A


Man found dead in woods had been missing for days. Now his death has been ruled a homicide

Investigators have confirmed that the death of a man found in a wooded area in Myakka City on Monday afternoon was a homicide, and that it was the same man deputies had been searching for since he was reported missing six days prior. The death of Jose Barajas-Santibanez, 42, has now been ruled a ho

BRADENTON HERALD - 2017-11-21 23:50:00

Manatee County authorities investigate suspicious death

The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is investigating what it called a suspicious death after a body was found in a wooded area. Deputies responded at about 4:30 p.m. Monday to the 5600 block of Verna Bethany Road in Myakka City. The body was found not far from the roadway, according to a news releas


Homicide victim identified in Myakka City

MYAKKA CITY, FL (WWSB) - A body found in Myakka City was identified Tuesday as Jose Barajas-Santibanez, 42, of Bradenton. The victim was found on Monday deceased in a wooden area not far from a roadway. An autopsy was performed and it determined the manner of death is homicide. The victim was report

MYSUNCOAST.COM - 2017-11-21 20:38:00

Death near Myakka City said to be homicide

A 42-year-old man's body was found in a wooded area, according to the Sheriff's Office. MYAKKA CITY -- The Manatee County Sheriff's Office reports it is investigating a suspicious death. According to the Sheriff's Office, Jose Barajas-Santibanez, 42, was found dead Monday afternoon in a wooded area


Wire transfer fraud targets homebuyers in SWFL

CHARLOTTE COUNTY - Scammers and fraudsters are making the momentous event of closing on a house terrifying by tricking homebuyers into wiring them the money. Just ask Pamela Legacy and Chuck Sweeney. "I was about ready to puke on my shoes, really," Legacy said. The couple was ready to close on a hom


2-year-old girl rescued from drowning

A 2-year-old girl nearly drowned in a pond but was rescued by a neighbor who got to her just in time. Wesley Northrup said he was leaving his apartment at the Seven Palms complex in Punta Gorda Monday morning when he spotted the toddler floating facedown in the water. "I immediately just ran into th

WZVN-TV - 2017-11-22 03:59:00

Gas prices decreasing in Southwest Florida as 51 million Americans plan holiday travel

There are no Black Friday deals to be had at the gas pump. But gas prices are decreasing after an unseasonable spike, good news for motorists traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday. Prices jumped suddenly Nov. 7, due to a rise in the cost of oil in part caused by the lingering effects of hurricanes