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Staten Island neighbors knife each other on Thanksgiving over damaged car

Francisco Glenn, 27, and Mark Archipoli, 23, got into a fight over damage to a car parked on Jefferson St. near Seaver Ave. in Dongan Hills at about 9:15 p.m. Thursday.(Sheila Paras/Getty Images/Flickr RF) Two Staten Island neighbors shanked each other on Thanksgiving over car damage, officials sai

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 20:46:54

'SI Safe Ride': 3,000 Staten Islanders used Uber on Thanksgiving Eve

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Thousands of Staten Islanders made it home safe after a night out on Thanksgiving Eve thanks to "SI Safe Ride." The initiative, which ran from 6 p.m. Wednesday to 6 a.m. Thursday, was a joint partnership between Borough President James Oddo, District Attorney Michael McMahon,

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-24 19:56:57

Milling, paving schedule for Staten Island streets next week

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The Department of Transportation (DOT) will conduct milling and paving efforts on Staten Island streets next week starting Monday, Nov. 27, through Friday, Dec. 1. To register a complaint or to report a pothole or other street defect, call either the city's central complaint

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-24 15:30:07

Staten Island nature: In search of birds wintering over

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- While the robin is widely celebrated as a harbinger of the spring season, there really isn't any bird that is commonly thought of as the first sign of winter. If a contest were held to choose a "first bird of winter," my nominee would probably be the Brant goose. In fact, the

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-24 15:00:35

Winter Wonderland Staten Island: Behind the scenes video before opening night

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- No amount of too-darn-early pop culture propaganda could kill my holiday joy after a private tour of the Winter Wonderland Staten Island build site in St. George. This might just be a new holiday tradition: A full-fledged snow ball, if you will, on the North Shore. Richmond C

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-25 02:21:18

Staten Island morning commute: Day after Thanksgiving edition

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Good morning. So you ran out of vacation time and had to commute to work the day after Thanksgiving? (Us too.) On the bright side, as of this writing, you are looking at as smooth a commute as you've had since the height of summer vacation season. It is all clear on the Staten

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-24 11:47:50

Staten Island Catholic priests urge lawmakers to secure DACA

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Catholic priests and deacons on Staten Island are asking local representatives to vote to pass the bi-partisan DREAM Act of 2017 that will secure the provisions of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) into law. The bill will provide a pathway to citizenship for th

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-24 21:00:00

12 best things to do this weekend on Staten Island: Nov. 24-26

Staten Island is celebrating Christmas just hours after Thanksgiving because, well, why not? For the past 15 years, Joe DiMartino of Charleston has been known as Staten Island' Santa Claus as he turns his home into an interactive Christmas experience. The "Lights for Life" display consists of Chris

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-24 16:42:00

Arlington officials hope this spot could become their version of Sundance Square

Over the next two years, Abram Street is going to be a mess. A two-year rebuild of the street between Cooper and Collins streets in the heart of Arlington's downtown will begin in February. "At the end of the day you know it will be great - it's the in-between that's going to be tough," said Randy F

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-24 17:56:00

Here's a new Arlington steakhouse that will be open this weekend. And on Christmas, too

Between two locations, Mercury Chophouse is serving nearly 1,000 turkey dinners until the wee hours Friday morning. So forgive the Mercury staff for taking Friday lunch off. "Just a little break," said owner Zack Moutaouakil, veteran of 15 years at Mercury downtown and now packing crowds into a new


First look at Enchant Christmas in Arlington

There's a new event in town and it's lighting up the holiday season. Enchant Christmas debuts Friday to the public, but I was able to take a sneak peek at the Christmas event, nestled between Dallas and Fort Worth at the home of the Texas Rangers. Here's what you need to know before you go. SUBSCRI


'The holidays are times of crisis.' Here's how Mission Arlington helps out

Volunteers at Mission Arlington have been prepping food and filling boxes for more than two weeks. On Thanksgiving Day, they'll deliver the holiday meals to needy families in Arlington, Grand Prairie and parts of Fort Worth. "Right now planning for about 6,000 families," said Tille Burgin, executiv


Overnight police chase starts in Arlington, ends in Dallas

A stolen vehicle was pursued by Arlington police early Wednesday morning in a chase that ended in Dallas. The Dallas Morning News reported that a patrol officer spotted a stolen silver van around 1:15 a.m. in East Arlington near Ave. H and North Great Southwest Parkway. At least four suspects were i


Mission Arlington prepares for holiday hunger crisis

Fort Worth police to use automated bodycams Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald talked to the media on Monday (Nov. 20) evening about the importance of police officers using automated bodycams in the near future. Local Jump rope team to perform on international stage The Grandview ZZ Ski


Prosecutor says police officer justified in fatal shooting

Prosecutors have determined that a Lynnwood police officer was justified when he fatally shot an intoxicated man charging at him last year. The Daily Herald reports that Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Roe cleared the December 2016 shooting last month. Authorities say 44-year-old Chassady

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-24 21:31:00

Man convicted in 2007 murder of prison guard loses appeal

The Utah Supreme Court has denied a request by a man convicted of killing a prison guard in 2007 to withdraw his guilty plea. In a ruling Wednesday, the court rebuffed the argument by the 38-year-old Curtis Allgier that he received inefficient help from his attorneys when he pleaded guilty in 2012 a

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-24 18:02:00

DSS Plans Dec. 7 Orientation Meeting For Future Foster, Adoptive Parents

MEXICO - The Oswego County Department of Social Services is looking for people who would like to become foster parents, particularly for children ages eight and over who may have special needs for supervision. The department will host an informational meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 7, at the DSS offi

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-24 12:20:28

Sandra Scott Travels: It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas

Last week I asked: Where can you get into the Christmas spirit? Several nearby places Christmastime in New York City New York City is often featured as the most iconic place to usher in the Christmas season. The Radio City Christmas Spectacular and Rockefeller Plaza with the huge tree and ice skatin

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-25 03:01:03

Adams man accused of criminal mischief

ADAMS - State police charged Cody L. Lockerbie, 23, of Adams, with fourth-degree criminal mischief in connection with an incident Thursday night. Troopers did not release information about the incident. Mr. Lockerbie, charged at 11:50 p.m. Thursday in the 12000 block of Wright Street Road, was later

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-25 05:57:00

MACS National Honor Society Inducts 62nd Class

MEXICO - The Mexico Academy and Central Schools "Los Inteligentes" chapter of National Honor Society held its 62nd Annual Rite of Induction recently welcoming 20 new members. The "Los Inteligentes" chapter of National Honor Society welcomed 20 new members during its 62nd Annual Rite of Induction on