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Niko Yektai Outfits Hamptons Homes with Sculptural Furniture

Is your Hamptons dream home crying out for exquisitely customized designs in wood and metal? If so, you're in luck. The East End just so happens to be home to some of the best artisans and professionals in the business. Nico Yektai is one such mid-career artisan who has turned many homeowners' dream

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Dan's Papers Cover Artist Steven Klein Paints 'Autumn Colors'

Steven Klein is inspired by nature. "I like to watch the changing clouds and colors at sunrise and sunset so that I can incorporate that into my paintings instead of just a plain blue sky," he says. Klein began work on this week's cover, "Autumn Colors," at the suggestion of a collector at Trapani A

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-17 23:59:59

Unsolicited and Banned Drone Leaf Blower Clears Springs Man's Yard

A Springs man says that he returned from work on Friday to witness a drone leaf blower-that is, a motorized leaf blower operated by remote control-blowing the leaves off of his property. "I didn't order the service," says Fred Wilkins, who reported the incident to the Hamptons Police Department. "In

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

High C: A User's Manual for Sports Fans to Better Understand Opera

Last week, a singer named Audrey Luna hit the highest note ever sung in the 137-year history of the Metropolitan Opera House in Manhattan. It was an A above high C, sung in the middle of a new opera by Thomas Ades called The Exterminating Angel, and The New York Times published a story about it on t

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Southampton Town Buys Part Of Tuckahoe Center Property With CPF

The Southampton Town Board on Tuesday agreed to buy a parcel of land off County Road 39 in Tuckahoe that was once part of the proposed Tuckahoe Center shopping center complex, using up to $4.6 million from the Community Preservation Fund. The 7-acre swath of land is planned to be preserved as open s


Blotter: Driving while intoxicated arrests on Route 48

A Mastic Beach man was arrested Sunday for driving while intoxicated in Southold, according to a Southold Town police report. Charles Taylor, 27, was pulled over around 10:30 on Route 48 and charged with DWI, police said. Miguel Herrera of Southold was arrested for DWI on Route 48 in Southold Sunda

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-18 10:59:06

Volunteers prep for Thanksgiving community feasts in Southold, Greenport

This Thanksgiving, volunteers will dedicate their time to making sure everyone on the North Fork has somewhere to spend the holiday. Members of First Universalist Church of Southold will be serving lunch around 1 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Southold, continuing a tradition that dates back ab

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-18 11:00:29

Replica of vintage 'Welcome to Greenport' sign unveiled

The large blue sign that has welcomed vistors to Greenport for more than four decades and fell into disrepair over the years has been replaced with a replica. The original sign was built in 1977 by Greenport High School students, including the late Timothy Heaney, and is located on North Road near M

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-18 22:58:49

United Way celebrates third anniversary of 2-1-1 service in Chattahoochee Valley

Today is significant for United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley as it celebrates three years since the 2-1-1 service was restarted in the community. 2-1-1 is a 24/7 confidential service offered to local residents and is available through a phone call or text. Since the restart three years ago, 2-1-1

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2017-11-17 22:48:00

Some Alabama pastors stand behind Roy Moore, cite "war on men"

Despite allegations of sexual misconduct against Senate candidate Roy Moore, many pastors in Alabama and other states in the Southeast are sticking by the twice-removed Chief Justice. "This attack on Judge Moore is an attempt by the Democrats to sway voters in Alabama," said Pastor David Floyd of M

AL.COM - 2017-11-18 13:06:24

Auburn United Methodist Church brightens the holidays for hundreds of Lee County residents

AUBURN, Ala.- When we think of Thanksgiving, we think of family gathered around the table passing around the turkey and cranberry sauce. For some, the closest they get to a Thanksgiving meal is dreaming about it or hearing others talk about it. The Auburn United Methodist Church made sure that those

WRBL.COM - 2017-11-18 05:25:18

Saturday marks last day for Opelika's Christmas Village Market

Today is the last day for the Christmas Village Market, which is collecting donations for a local charity. A $3 entry fee collected at the door will go toward BigHouse Foundation, a non-profit organization located in Opelika. The market, located inside the Village Event Center in Opelika, will be op

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2017-11-18 12:50:00

Former bus driver said he can't stop thinking about touching kids, Columbus police say

A former elementary school bus driver charged in a multi-jurisdictional operation targeting online sex predators allegedly told detectives he can't stop thinking about touching children, according to testimony Friday in Columbus Recorder's Court. William Pruitt, 48, of Franklin, N.C., pleaded not g

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2017-11-18 02:41:00

Community Thanksgiving Service to be held Sunday at Greater Peace Baptist Church

Multiple community churches, including those with Spanish and Korean congregations, will gather Sunday to join in worship and enjoy fellowship at Greater Peace Baptist Church at 650 Jeter Avenue in Opelika during the Annual Community Thanksgiving Service, an event celebrated for more than two decade


AL man arrested for 2016 traffic crash that killed 5 from LA

A Phenix City, Ala. truck driver has been arrested and charged after a July 2016 crash claimed the lives of five people, Alabama State Troopers confirmed. Kenneth Eugene Cathey, 51, is charged with five counts of criminally negligent homicide. He was booked into the Russell County Jail on Thursday.


Crisp Co. man convicted on two counts of child molestation

Police investigating body found in trunk of car in Hurtsboro, ALPolice investigating body found in trunk of car in Hurtsboro, AL Updated: Saturday, November 18 2017 4:01 PM EST2017-11-18 21:01:20 GMT Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry, Jr. confirms to News Leader 9 a body has been found in the tru

WTVM - 2017-11-18 22:02:18

New York man charged in Hagerstown murder

Hagerstown police have charged a Brooklyn, N.Y., man with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of a Hagerstown resident who was found lying in the westbound travel lanes of Dual Highway on Tuesday night. Kareem Jabber Wise, 44, also is charged with second-degree murder, first-degree assault, se

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-17 16:07:00

Hagerstown City Council turns down nativity donation

Hagerstown City Council members this week turned down a donation of a Nativity scene to be displayed at City Park, but the action sparked a broader discussion about how the city might manage such uses of city property. City Engineer Rodney A. Tissue told council members during a work session Tuesday

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-18 01:53:00

Downtown Hagerstown lights up for Christmas holiday

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas - especially at Public Square in downtown Hagerstown. The chilly weather didn't keep scores of people from crowding into the square Friday night to watch the annual lighting of the city's Christmas tree. "It gets you into the holiday spirit," said Yonica T

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-18 01:42:00

Hagerstown highway homicide leaves police seeking assistance

According to a news release from Hagerstown Police Department Public Information Officer Heather Aleshire, at 7:23 p.m. Tuesday, officers from The Hagerstown City Police Department responded to the 700 block of Dual Highway Hagerstown, Maryland, for a report of a male laying in the westbound travel