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Former Syracuse football player Antonio Anderson loses home, belongings in fire

Syracuse, N.Y. -- In the week after he lost his apartment and nearly all of his family's belongings to a fire, after warning his neighbors and getting his son out safely, former Syracuse and Dallas Cowboys football player Antonio Anderson racked his brain for what he might have done differently. At

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 19:43:25

Syracuse man rejects 20 years to life in murder of man shot in back last Easter

Syracuse, NY -- A Syracuse man accused of shooting a murder victim in the back today rejected a plea that would have sent him to prison for 20 years to life. Jovon McGloun, 24, was offered the chance today to accept or reject the plea with trial scheduled for later this month. McGloun was charged a


City of Syracuse fighting reinstatement of firefighter charged in connection with hit-and-run

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The City of Syracuse is fighting to uphold the firing of Ted Ackerman, a firefighter linked to a hit-and-run that killed 18-year-old Seth Collier. The president of the Syracuse Fire Fighters Union confirms to NewsChannel 9 paperwork has been filed in an attempt to restore

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-01-17 19:05:42

Syracuse kids' vaccination rate among highest in nation, study shows

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse has one of the highest childhood vaccination rates in the nation, according to a study. The study found 84.4 percent of Syracuse children had received seven recommended vaccinations by age 3, significantly higher than the national average of 73.5 percent and the state aver

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 15:43:48

Syracuse's year-round ice cream scene is about to expand

Syracuse, N.Y. - People in and around Syracuse this month have endured some of the coldest temperatures in a century. Mayor Ben Walsh, in his first major initiative since taking office barely three weeks ago, is going after plow drivers who dump snow onto sidewalks and contribute to dangerous condit

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 18:42:38

Cop Logs: Fulton PD 1/01/2018

FULTON POLICE DEPT. Press Log 01/01/2018 - 01/07/2018 Arrests From 01/01/2018 To 01/07/2018 ------------- Arrest No.: 2018-2 Arrest Date: 01/03/2018 Arrest Time: 09:10 Last: STANLEY First: ALICIA Middle/Suffix: MARIE Address: 150 DUNHAM RD Bldg: Apt: City: MARTVILLE State: NY Zip: 13111_____ D

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2018-01-17 14:00:41

Cop Logs: Fulton PD 01/08/18

FULTON POLICE DEPT. Press Log 01/08/2018 - 01/14/2018 Arrests From 01/08/2018 To 01/14/2018 ------------- Arrest No.: 2018-15 Arrest Date: 01/09/2018 Arrest Time: 19:30 Last: MADISON First: JOSHUA Middle/Suffix: MICHAEL Address: 121 W. BROADWAY APT. 1 Bldg: Apt: 1 City: FULTON State: NY Zip:

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2018-01-17 14:03:09

LaFayette man, Syracuse district fire chief taken to hospital after 3-vehicle crash

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Syracuse district fire chief injured in a multi-vehicle crash Monday afternoon was on the way to a fire call when a van collided with his city-owned vehicle, police said. Police have not yet released the district chief's name, but they have identified two other drivers involved


Rockford woman killed in car crash

MCHENRY, Ill. (WIFR) -- A 27-year-old Rockford woman was killed in a two-vehicle car crash on Wednesday evening in the 17000 block of U.S. Route 176. The initial investigation indicated that a 2005 Honda Civic was traveling west bound on Route 176 and veered into the oncoming lane of traffic, where

WIFR - 2018-01-18 19:40:00

Rockford man accused of 1993 murder back in jail

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - It's been almost a year since Patrick Pursley was released from prison for a 1993 murder he said he didn't commit. Now he's back in the Winnebago County Jail on different charges. He faces charges of attempting to foil or defeat a drug screening test back in December. Pursle

WIFR - 2018-01-18 00:23:00

Rockford woman killed, Marengo man hurt in McHenry County crash

A Rockford woman has died and a Marengo man is hurt after a two-car crash in the unincorporated town of Union in McHenry County Wednesday night. According to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office, a 2005 Honda Civic driven by a 27-year-old Rockford woman was going westbound on Route 176 around 9:30 p.

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-18 20:21:00

'That's him,' mother says of Peoria man charged in Rockford teen's fatal shooting

ROCKFORD - The mother of a teenage boy fatally shot while riding in a sport utility vehicle with her identified a Peoria man as one of those in a vehicle from which bullets were sprayed into their SUV. Latravius Q. Stringer, 27, is accused in the fatal shooting of Lavontay Allen, 15. Allen, of Rockf

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2018-01-17 23:01:17

Defendant threatened to kill Rockford woman before her death in '08, prosecutors tell jury

ROCKFORD - A Rockford woman was choked and injured previously by the man she was dating before her body was found along the shore of the Rock River two weeks after she disappeared, prosecutors told jurors on Wednesday. The on-again, off-again relationship was marked by domestic violence and threats,

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2018-01-17 17:38:55

Murder trial for man accused of killing Rockford teen continues

The murder trial for the man accused of killing a Rockford teenager is a drive-by shooting is now underway. Latravius Stringer is charged in the shooting death of 15-year-old Lavontay Allen. Officials say Allen was shot when he was riding in the car with his mother in the area of Preston Street and

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-18 07:52:00

Ryley Walker coming to Rockford next month

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Ryley Walker is coming to Rockford as part of the Coronado Americana Music Series. Walker takes the stage at the Coronado Performing Arts Center at 8 p.m. on Friday, February 23. Walker released his third studio album in the summer of 2016 called, "Golden Sings That Have Been

WIFR - 2018-01-18 21:24:00

Man charged in Machesney Park gas station armed robbery

The Winnebago County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man in connection to the Mobile gas station armed robbery last week. According to the sheriff's office, David Baney, 32, was arrested on the 8400 block of Elm St. in Machesney Park on Tuesday. Baney faces armed robbery charges after he allegedly w

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-17 18:53:00

Advisory: Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego counties could see another 4 to 8 inches of snow

WATERTOWN - Residents in Jefferson, Lewis and Oswego counties could see 4 to 8 inches of snow through Friday morning. The National Weather Service said in its winter weather advisory that the snow could cause difficult travel conditions. They also warned motorists of reduced visibility given the nar

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-18 19:48:00

Two Sunmount cases postponed, one set for dismissal

TUPPER LAKE - Three Sunmount employees charged with fighting with a resident and cover-up had their trials postponed in Tupper Lake town court Wednesday evening, with one set to be dismissed under certain circumstances. Joshua D. Beitter, 35, and Magnus S. Stalhammar, 44, both of Tupper Lake are e


Hotel Saranac opens this afternoon

The Hotel Saranac is seen on Jan. 3 from Academy Street in Saranac Lake. (Enterprise photo - Griffin Kelly) SARANAC LAKE - At long last, the historic, massively renovated Hotel Saranac is set to reopen at 4 p.m. today, General Manager Michael Salyers confirmed around 12:30 p.m. Most aspects of th


Trudeau features Zonker in carnival poster

SARANAC LAKE - "Doonesbury" cartoonist Garry Trudeau's poster for the 2018 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival shows Zonker viewing the Adirondack mountains with fireworks in the sky and the Ice Palace in the distance. Trudeau, who was raised in Saranac Lake, has created the Winter Carnival poster design s

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-18 19:50:49