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Owego Abolishes Historic Preservation Commission

It's official, by a vote of 5 - yes and 1- abstaining -- A public meeting was held, Monday, discussing the abolishment of Owego's Historic Preservation Commission (OHPC) and creation of the Historic Preservation Committee. What sounds like a minor change is actually a fairly substantial alteration.

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-11-21 02:03:00

Rising number of Thanksgiving travelers expected to hit the road

VESTAL (WBNG) -- A survey by AAA revealed this year will have the most Thanksgiving travelers since 2005. An estimated 50.9 million Americans are expected to travel this Thanksgiving weekend. Vestal AAA manager, Sheila Stulir, warned travelers to be patient. She explained the survey estimated 3.95

WBNG-TV - 2017-11-21 03:09:00

Local active duty members and veterans get free turkeys

VESTAL (WBNG) -- Tully Rinckey law firm and Price Chopper held their second annual 'Turkeys for Veterans' event. It was held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m at 4100 Old Vestal Road. The purpose was to say thank you to the men and women who have served or currently serve for the United States of America. "

WBNG-TV - 2017-11-21 01:28:00

None hurt in fire that damaged Town of Triangle home

No one was hurt in a Sunday night fire that damaged a residence in the Town of Triangle. Firefighters from five area departments responded to 3635 Route 206 for a report of an active blaze in the structure. No one appeared to be home at the time, according to firefighters. Help Nanticoke family who

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-11-20 14:50:13

Endwell Fire Company Donates to Cancer Fund

The Endwell Fire Company donated $1,860 of their proceeds from their Five Alarm 5K Run/Walk, held in September to the Retired Professional Fire Fighters Cancer Fund, Inc. at the Endwell Fire Station Monday night. The Retired Professional Fire Fighters Cancer Fund Inc. is a non-profit organization co

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-11-21 00:04:00

'Coats for Kids' lasts throughout the month

(WBNG) -- The Coats for Kids drive is in full swing, with several drop off locations. WBNG is a sponsor of the event. New or gently used coats are being collected at the following locations. "We get a lot of traffic in here with folks bringing in the coats, we have two barrels at the front entran

WBNG-TV - 2017-11-20 21:31:00

NY to suspend some highway work for holiday travel

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Highway construction crews will hold off on any non-essential lane closures this holiday weekend to ease traffic during one of the busiest travel periods of the year. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that non-essential lane and bridge closures on New York state highw

MORNING TIMES - 2017-11-21 05:05:49

2 men charged in alleged bribery of Chad, Uganda officials

NEW YORK (AP) - Two representatives of a Chinese energy conglomerate have been charged in New York with offering millions of dollars in bribes to the president of Chad and the Ugandan foreign minister to generate business. Dr. Chi Ping Patrick Ho and Cheikh Gadio are accused of violations of the For

MORNING TIMES - 2017-11-21 00:43:40

Car crashes into living room of Victorville home

A family's living room was heavily damaged after a vehicle crashed into the home Monday night. (submitted photo) VICTORVILLE, Calif.(VVNG.com) - No injuries were reported after a car slammed into a Victorville home Monday evening. It happened at around 6:30 p.m. in the 12900 block of La Mesa Road

VVNG.COM - 2017-11-21 06:10:32

Victorville City Council meeting: On the agenda

VICTORVILLE - The City Council will convene at 6 p.m. Tuesday inside council chambers at City Hall, 14343 Civic Drive, for its regularly scheduled meeting. It will be the first since voters shot down the city's half-percent sales tax, Measure K, on Nov. 7. Items on the agenda include:Discussion and

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-21 00:46:10

Authorities: Search warrants lead to seizure of nearly 5,000 pot plants

Authorities served four search warrants and seized more than 4,600 marijuana plants found at illegal grow operations, a news release announced on Saturday. Deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Marijuana Enforcement Team and Victorville Station conducted investigations that led to the di

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-20 15:28:53

Special delivery: Desert Valley Hospital works with local groups to hand out Thanksgiving baskets

Together with Desert Valley Hospital, personnel from the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Victorville Station and other local groups will be giving out Thanksgiving baskets to local families in need this year. VICTORVILLE - For struggling families, a Thanksgiving feast isn't always possible - but a f

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-20 20:27:48

Fire at homeless encampment quickly doused

VICTORVILLE - Firefighters make quick work of a blaze that sparked here Monday afternoon, dousing the flames within 20 minutes, officials said. San Bernardino County Fire Department officials responded to the area near La Paz Drive and Fresno Street at 3:40 p.m. after receiving reports that bushes a

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-21 02:04:44

Teen arrested for reportedly striking elderly woman with car during attempted robbery

VICTORVILLE - A 19-year-old man accused of striking an elderly woman with his vehicle in an robbery attempt at the mall here was arrested late Saturday. County arrest logs show Christopher Rolando Huerta, of Hesperia, was arrested after San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department officials linked him

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-21 01:21:26

Editor's Notebook: You can beat the I-15 rush at 3 a.m.

How early do you have to leave for work to escape morning rush hour traffic on Interstate 15? I've often asked myself that question. I knew 5 a.m. was out of the question; the freeway is jammed with commuters going down the hill at that hour. So last week I had the occasion to hit I-15 at 3 a.m. for

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-20 15:25:02

Hesperia school district settles second hazing accusation for $125K

HESPERIA - The Hesperia Unified School District has paid half a million dollars this year to settle two cases brought by former Oak Hills High School freshman football players who alleged they were subjected to sexual hazing. The second case, brought by a starter on the team who joined the squad in

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-21 01:01:47

Redmond man injured in rollover crash east of Bend

Rollover crash at Butler Market and Hamby roads east of Bend injured river, closed road for a time (Photo: Lauren Melink/KTVZ.COM) BEND, Ore. - A Redmond man was injured Monday morning when a car turned in front of his pickup at a three-way intersection east of Bend and he served to avoid it, causin

KTVZ - 2017-11-20 20:52:55

Bend Parks and Rec receives honors for facilities

A dazzling sunrise beckons from the ice of The Pavilion in SW Bend on Oct. 18 (Photo: Donne Horne) Bend's park and recreation offerings have received three honors recently by national and state entities for the community's recreation facilities and the strong partnership between Brooks Resources and

KTVZ - 2017-11-21 02:24:29

Westbound Neff Road to close for sewer line work

Detours suggested during upcoming sewer line work on NE Neff Road (Graphic: City of Bend) BEND, Ore. - Beginning next Monday, the westbound lane of Neff Road from Medical Center Drive to Purcell Boulevard will close for two to three months for sewer line construction, Bend city officials said Monday

KTVZ - 2017-11-21 01:43:05

KTVZ.COM Poll results: Lock all school doors at all times?

Here are the results of Friday's KTVZ.COM Poll, asking if you think schools should lock all their doors at all times: Do you think schools should lock all their doors at all times? Yes - 58% (497 votes) No - 42% (363 votes) Total Votes: 860

KTVZ - 2017-11-21 02:07:13