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Mayor Announces More Affordable Housing, Trash Pick-Up And Traffic Agents

De Blasio at the town hall meeting in Flushing on Nov. 21. Photo by Jon Cronin By Jon Cronin, Editor In his 44th mayoral town hall since becoming mayor, Mayor Bill de Blasio promised to bring more traffic agents, trash pick-up and affordable housing, but not more parking, to Flushing. At Flushing I

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-11-22 19:49:38

Officials: Drugstore stop lands fraud suspect back in jail

John Derounian spent more than 20 years in state prison following conviction of the murder of a Sea Cliff jeweler during a 1983 robbery when he was a teenager. Photo Credit: AP file A former Sea Cliff man had only five days of freedom after spending 10 months in jail awaiting trial on federal frau

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-22 16:39:56

Police: Suspects ripped several newly planted trees out of ground on Long Island beach

Police are searching for suspects who vandalized a Long Island beach. The suspects ripped several newly-planted trees out of the ground at Sea Cliff Beach. In all, the suspects caused $400 worth of damage before fleeing the scene in a dark-colored vehicle. One suspect is described as a 5'4" white wo

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-22 13:30:07

New Year's Eve 2017: Parties and more on Long Island

Looking to celebrate New Year's Eve on Long Island this year? As 2017 comes to a close, here are some parties, events and more for when the ball drops.Nick & Toni'sPhoto Credit: Wordhampton WHERE | WHEN 136 N. Main St., East Hampton; 5 p.m.-10 p.m. INFO 631-324-3550, nickandtonis.comTHE BASH The eat

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-22 16:07:00

Video shows two gunmen holding up a south Queens fast food joint

Police need the public's help in finding two men responsible for a recent stickup at a Hollis fast food restaurant. Law enforcement sources said the heist occurred at 12:55 a.m. inside of the Kennedy Fried Chicken located at 205-29 Hollis Ave. The NYPD released on Nov. 21 video footage of the male s

QNS.COM - 2017-11-22 20:00:53

Glen Cove to study redeveloping industrial area near LIRR station

A swath of southern Glen Cove that includes unused industrial sites, a Long Island Rail Road station and a residential neighborhood is the city's newest area to be studied for redevelopment, spurring fears of gentrification. City officials have been looking to redevelop the 109-acre area for several

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-22 11:00:00

NYPD detective accused of torching 'cheating' hubby's clothes is all grins

The NYPD detective arrested for allegedly torching the clothes of her cop hubby - whom she believed had been cheating on her - grinned for the camera as she was led out of a Long Island police station Wednesday morning. A cuffed Det. Marissa Sorocco, wearing a black leather jacket, cracked a smile a

NEW YORK POST - 2017-11-22 15:12:09

Youngsters (and parents) have tremendous post-Thanksgiving options in Queens

Parents and their children are thankful for these blessings. The Museum of the Moving Image will present daily matinees, drop-in art classes, animation projects and fun with the Swedish Chef in Astoria's Kaufman Arts District over the three-day Thanksgiving Weekend. The 10th anniversary screening of

QNS.COM - 2017-11-22 01:00:17

PARIS TN: Sheriff's Department looking for man missing for months

Henry County Sheriff's Department officers are seeking help in finding a 44-year-old man who has not been seen for several months. Steven E. Loines, who formerly lived at 1011 Chickasaw Road in Paris, was involved in a vehicle pursuit in which he was a passenger several months ago. After the driver

PARIS POST-INTELLIGENCER - 2017-11-21 23:34:00

PARIS TN: Juvenile charged with rape of child

More details have been released regarding the arrest of a Cooper Street woman Monday morning, including the inclusion of a rape charge against a juvenile male in connection with the case. Ashley Lynn Garrison, 36, of 706 Cooper St. was arrested about 11 a.m. Monday by Paris Police Investigator Sgt.

PARIS POST-INTELLIGENCER - 2017-11-21 23:44:00

Paris Landing Inn to be demolished, rebuilt, state says

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The regionally-popular Paris Landing Inn on the Tennessee River (Kentucky Lake) in Buchanan, Tenn., is going to be demolished, and built back with a new design, state officials recently said. Officials for the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation a

LEAF CHRONICLE - 2017-11-22 19:40:39

Melvin D. 'Buck' Ulrich Sr.

NASHVILLE - Melvin D. "Buck" Ulrich Sr., 75, passed away on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 24, from 5-8 p.m. at Spring Hill Funeral Home. Services will be held Saturday, Nov. 25, at 2 p.m. in the chapel at Spring Hill Funeral Home. Melvin was born to Henry and Leola Ulri

HERALD-CITIZEN - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Alissa Parrish honored by UTM

Paris resident Alissa Parrish was honored at an event held in the Hardy M. Graham Stadium Champions Club at the University of Tennessee at Martin. During UTM's annual promotion, tenure and faculty awards recognition dinner on Oct. 19, Parrish was named a Ray and Wilma Smith Faculty Development Endow


Language center begins teaching children at age 3

It's widely believed that the best time for students to begin learning a new language is when they are very young, perhaps in elementary school. The Starbright Language Center takes it a step further, immersing students as young as 3 years old in the language from the start of class. Valerie Hendley

PADUCAH SUN - 2017-11-22 06:01:00

Carrie Caples named next MLK principal

Carrie Caples, a longtime teacher at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary, has been selected as the school's next principal. "I want to make MLK rise to the top," Caples said, addressing a group of staff members in the school's library Tuesday afternoon. "We may not always agree, but we're going to tal

KENTUCKY NEW ERA - 2017-11-21 21:43:00

Racers close fall with Gamecock win

JACKSONVILLE, AL. - The Murray State rifle team used a season-high smallbore score of 2341 to propel itself to an overall score of 4706 and a win in the 2017 Gamecock Open in Jacksonville, Alabama Sunday. The Racers posted the highest score in a five-team field that included Ole Miss, Memphis, Jacks

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Win over Silsbee could bring back that Bay City Blackcat mystique

It's a position that Bay City hasn't been in since 2001, but the Blackcats are looking to take a big step toward regaining the pride and mystique that surrounded the school and the town since winning state in 2000. Bay City meets Silsbee in a 4A District I area round game this Friday at 6 p.m. at Hu

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 17:58:00

Local teams dominate District 26-4A volleyball honors

Buy Now Sweeny's Marissa Soistman prepares to serve during Aug. 17 a match against Angleton at Angleton High School. Soistman was voted the District 26-4A most valuable player by district coaches.Facts file photo Local volleyball teams had a pretty successful run in District 26-4A as all three - Sw

BRAZORIA FACTS - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Van Vleck ISD board approves architect for new schools

After approving the voting results from this month's bond election, the Van Vleck Independent School District (VVISD) named its architect firm to conduct the building of their new schools. The VVISD board of trustees approved PBK Architects of Houston to conduct the building of three new schools fro

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 18:11:00

Salvation Army needs bell ringers

KETTLE LOCATIONS To volunteer as a bell-ringer, call the Salvation Army Freeport headquarters at 979-233-5420 to be referred to a site coordinator. Alvin: Walmart Angleton: Kroger; Walmart Brazoria: Stewart's Clute/Lake Jackson: Kroger; Arlan's; Hobby Lobby; Walmart; Brazos Mall AMC Theater, El Chic

BRAZORIA FACTS - 2017-11-21 08:00:00