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Fire Destroys House In Sparkill

ORANGETOWN, NY - A fire early Friday morning consumed a house in Sparkill. Orangetown police said the blaze at 14 Robert Hagen Court was reported at 4:01 a.m. Police and firefighters arrived to find the house fully engulfed in flames, police said. Everyone was out of the house, according to Rockland

PATCH - 2018-01-19 16:04:02

$2 million settlement in Paterson girl's school bus death

PATERSON - The parents of an emotionally disturbed 14-year-old Paterson girl who died five years ago after she stepped out the rear emergency door of a moving school bus is getting a $2 million lawsuit settlement, officials confirmed on Wednesday. Under the settlement, the insurance provider for the

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-17 23:31:43

Monsey: How to cut down fire risks in the Jewish community

MONSEY - The Jewish community in Rockland County faces unique fire risks due to religious observances, which can be mitigated with proper safety and prevention. Many of the risks come from laws concerning the sabbath and holidays, and it's important to not only know what to do in those situations, b

LOHUD.COM - 2018-01-18 19:51:43

Three arrested in connection with 2016 Englewood armed home invasion

ENGLEWOOD - The suspected gunmen who allegedly robbed a couple in their Sutton Place condo nearly two years ago, and their alleged getaway driver have been arrested, police said. "For the last 20 months, our detectives worked on this case nonstop," Chief Lawrence Suffern said Thursday in a prepared

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-18 22:37:00

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman checks into Paterson detox center

Dennis Rodman checks into rehab after DUI arrest; Domestic battery charge against "Glee" actress Naya Rivera dismissed; Rupert Murdoch suffered back injury during sailing accident. (Jan. 18) AP The agent for former NBA star Dennis Rodman says the Hall of Famer has checked into an alcohol rehabilita

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 13:57:22

5 workers charged with ripping off clothing store in Ebates scheme

Five employees at a Secaucus clothing outlet store have been charged with fraud after authorities say they ripped off the company by rerouting phone orders through a shopping rebate website to earn extra cash. Simone Wallace, 28, and Cathedra Smart, 39, both of Jersey City; and Cynthia Geralds, 49,

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 17:02:30

Two hotels to open in Teaneck Spring 2018

A Hampton Inn & Suites and a Homewood Suites by Hilton is set to open in Teaneck in the spring of this year. The two hotels will provide 350 rooms and 1,230 square feet of meeting space, and are being developed by Alfred Sanzari Enterprises. The dual hotel is set to open within proximity to several

NJBIZ - 2018-01-19 20:06:00

Neighbors throw party for beloved postman, 'Mr. Bill'

Bill Olave is a beloved Ridgewood mail carrier who has delighted residents on the same route for 17 years in the Willard School neighborhood..Bill will soon begin serving a new neighborhood Viorel Florescu/NorthJersey.com RIDGEWOOD - Hundreds of neighbors packed into the banquet hall of St. Elizabe

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 10:31:08

3 men arrested for breaking into home, possession of drugs

MARION COUNTY, W.Va. - The Marion County Sheriff's Department arrested three men Monday after they found them breaking into a home and in possession of drugs. Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. St


Keepin' up with the Joneses

ROGERSVILLE - Charlie Jones first got bitten by the fireman bug in January of 1970. That's when he joined the Delta-Cardiff Volunteer Fire Department. "I was born and raised in Whiteford, Maryland, about a mile-and-a-half from the Pennsylvania border south of Lancaster and York," he said. "The Delta

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2018-01-19 07:00:00

Sterilization issue at VA Hospital in Clarksburg affects patients

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. - The VA Medical Center in Clarksburg has been operating without the use of one of its sterilization machines since late November. After noticing spotting on some equipment used in surgery, the VA inspected its autoclave machines and has been working very hard to find the source o

WBOY - 2018-01-18 16:46:55

Elkins man faces charges after fleeing crash

ELKINS - An Elkins man is facing half a dozen charges after allegedly driving drunk during the afternoon, wrecking his vehicle and fleeing into below-freezing water. Nicholas Edward Anderson, 26, is charged with one misdemeanor count of aggravated driving under the influence, one misdemeanor count o

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Upshur man pleads to drug possession

Ronald L. Winneberger, 46, of Route 5, Buckhannon, was charged with felony delivery of a controlled substance/Methamphetamine and felony conspiracy to deliver a controlled substance/Methamphetamine by Deputy J.R. Moran, of the Lewis County Sheriff's Department on March 27, 2017 . According to Moran'


Clarksburg City Council awarded bid to demolish unsafe building in North View

Clarksburg, WV - Clarksburg City Council met Thursday night to discuss using Tax Increment Financing (TIF) fund to demolish a building that is an unsafe structure in the community. Council unanimously waived the competitive bidding on the demolition of Journey's End, located in the North View commu

WBOY - 2018-01-19 01:09:15

Man accused of misdemeanors assumes brother's identity, gains a felony charge

Two men are housed in the Central Regional Jail, facing allegations of fraud and forgery in unrelated incidents. Leonard Allen Carroll, 28, of Clarksburg, was charged with forgery of a public document, a felony, by a member of the West Virginia State Police (WVSP). The criminal complaint alleges th


Police beat: Assault reported at Walmart

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A 64-year-old man reported that he was assaulted in the 300 block of Chestnut Street. A 58-year-old man reported a theft from a neighbor's vehicle in the 500 block of North Greenwood Street. A 22-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of committing domestic vio

MARION STAR - 2018-01-17 21:22:08

85 pigs seized in animal cruelty investigation in Cattaraugus County

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY, N.Y. (WKBW) - Eighty-five pigs were seized from a Cattaraugus County property Tuesday during an operation involving the sheriff's office, the SPCA and the Farm Sanctuary advocacy group. Twenty-five of the animals were so sick, they had to be transfered to the Farm Sanctuary in W

WKBW-TV - 2018-01-19 18:05:04

Buffalo man sentenced for two criminal cases

SMETHPORT - A Buffalo, N.Y., man was sentenced Thursday in McKean County Court for charges in two criminal cases. Dwayne A. Higgs, 37, will serve one to two years in state prison with credit for 90 days of time served and three years of probation, to be served concurrent to - or at the same time as

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Eldred man jailed on drug allegations

An Eldred man is in McKean County on allegations of selling suboxone on two occasions last year. Scott Russell Best, 49, is charged in Foster Township with possession with the intent to deliver, a felony; criminal use of a communication facility, a third-degree felony; and possession of a controlled

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Central Avenue lane closed due to potholes

Part of a southbound lane on Central Avenue in Salamanca was closed this week due to the deteriorating road condition. The city DPW crews have been cold patching across the city when the weather is nice enough. Part of a southbound lane on Central Avenue in Salamanca was closed this week due to the

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-18 18:30:00