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Sen. Pam Helming announces next mobile office events

State Sen. Pam Helming will hold two mobile office events in December as she wraps up her first year in office. Helming, R-Canandaigua, and her staff will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7 at Webster Town Hall, 1000 Ride Road in Webster, Monroe County. She also has a Seneca County sto

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-24 15:33:00

Donors give blood for a pie

HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Give a pint, get a pie! The Red Cross and Sam's Club offered a sweet Thanksgiving treat to blood donors at their annual Thanksgiving Day Pie Blood Drive Thursday. Those who came to donate blood received a full-size Sam's Club Pie (while supplies lasted) at the Horsehead

WETM - 2017-11-23 16:36:38

Southern Tier residents have extraordinary reasons to be grateful this Thanksgiving

When she sits down to the table at her son and daughter-in-law's house this Thanksgiving, Carolyn Smith might lead her family in prayer. Or someone else might take the helm and supply their own words - they're pretty relaxed about it. But these days, the 81-year-old Chenango Bridge resident has a da

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-11-23 13:30:48

Letters: Tips, awareness and local recommendations

You have the choice: Make your home smoke free This holiday, don't let your home be filled with secondhand smoke. Secondhand smoke is known to contain over 250 toxic or cancer-causing chemicals. Exposure can cause children to develop ear infections, bronchitis and even trigger asthma attacks. Non-s

STAR-GAZETTE - 2017-11-23 10:28:02

Lodi Food Pantry Finds Community Support

Two years ago, community members in the Lodi area started a food pantry to help their friends and neighbors who struggle with food security. This year, those services expanded to include Thanksgiving Day boxes of non-perishable items, plus a plethora of fresh produce donated from local farms, and, o

ITHACA.COM - 2017-11-23 11:30:00

Dryden Kitchen Cupboard fed more than 600 for Thanksgiving

The Dryden Kitchen Cupboard has made Thanksgiving a happy occasion for many Dryden residents. This year's Thanksgiving basket distribution included 155 packages of food that were able to feed 319 adults and 376 children. This monumental task, coordinated and organized through the Dryden Kitchen Cup

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-24 21:00:47

Kevin Stevens: It's all about consistency for Chenango Forks football team

The Blue Devils earned a 48-28 Class B state football semifinal victory over Section 6's Cheektowaga on a dreary and rainy Saturday at Union-Endicott's Ty Cobb Stadium. Jeff Miller / correspondent video This will be the year, right? The year Chenango Forks comes back to the pack? The year for a fel

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-23 18:10:01

Colleges, high schools use "Hamilton" to enhance teaching

CHICAGO (AP) - Tickets for the blockbuster musical "Hamilton" may be hard to come by in several cities, but not for freshman at Northwestern University. The school in Evanston, Illinois, has given more 2,000 incoming students tickets to Chicago performances of "Hamilton: An American Musical." It is

MORNING TIMES - 2017-11-24 17:44:16

Part of Ann Eliza Street in Pekin to close next week for rail crossing work

PEKIN - A portion of Illinois Route 9, Ann Eliza Street in Pekin, will close starting at 7 a.m. Monday for repairs to a railroad crossing. The closure area is between Second and Third streets, and traffic should follow the posted detour. Work on the crossing is expected to be finished by 5 p.m. Thur

PEORIA JOURNAL STAR - 2017-11-23 20:51:22

One dead in Tazewell County shooting

DELAVAN, Ill. - A Tazewell County man is dead after a shooting. It happened just before 1:00 p.m. on Friday on the 22000 block of Armington Road in Delavan. Crews found 22-year-old Kaleb Hoerbert unconscious, with a gunshot wound in his chest. First responders worked to resuscitate him, but they wer

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-24 23:19:52

Woman killed in Logan County crash

A woman is dead after a two-car crash on Interstate 55 in Logan County. It happened around 9 PM Wednesday, just a mile east of the 55/155 interchange The state police say a Dodge, driven by 26-year-old Adriana Rodrigues, was heading southbound, when she left the roadway, and went through the med

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-23 13:06:00

Thanksgiving shooting suspect formally charged

PEORIA, Ill. - A man accused of a Thanksgiving shooting is out of jail after posting bond. 24-year-old Brock Ardis posted bond Friday afternoon. He's facing aggravated battery charges. Ardis is accused of shooting an employees at Crusens, early Thursday morning. According to his Facebook page, Ardis

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-24 23:15:08

Police on the scene of a self-inflicted shooting accident in rural Tazewell County

According to Tazewell County Sheriff's department there has been an accidental shooting on Armington Road in rural Tazewell County. Police said one person was involved in the accidental self-inflicted shooting. The gender and condition of the person involved is unknown. The victim was life-flighted

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-24 23:20:00

FOLEPI Enchanted Forest opens Saturday night

The enchanted forest down in the East Peoria levee district opens Saturday night. A lighting ceremony will take place at 5:45 PM Saturday night, filled with music from the Caterpillar Employees Mixed Chorus. The forest features the festival's 35-foot tall Christmas tree, real lighted trees, trees

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-24 16:13:00

Missouri student is 3rd person to die in Illinois crash

HAMEL, Ill. (AP) - A Missouri college student is the third person to die after a major crash this week on Interstate 55 in southwestern Illinois. The Belleville News-Democrat says Vivian Vu of Joplin, Missouri, died at a hospital Thursday, two days after a crash involving a tractor-trailer and many

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-24 21:07:00

Reward extended in case of Illinois girl missing since 1996

MOLINE, Ill. (AP) - A reward to help solve the case of a girl who disappeared more than 20 years ago in the Mississippi River community of Moline has been extended. The (Moline) Dispatch reports the $10,000 reward offered by the family of Trudy Appleby and Crime Stoppers of the Quad Cities has been

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-24 15:55:00

Murder of Portland public defender still unsolved, 8 years after her death

PORTLAND, Ore. -- November 24 marks the 8th anniversary of the murder of Nancy Bergeson in Southwest Portland. It remains a painful day for those who knew and loved her. "We continue to mourn and miss our beloved colleague. As time has passed, those of us who knew Nancy best try to instill in our ne

KGW - 2017-11-24 23:03:40

Despite sexual harassment claims, Portland keeps KemperSports contracts at 2 city golf courses

KemperSports was sued in 2014 for allegedly mishandling sexual harassment claims at Heron Lakes Golf Course in Portland. New allegations involving Bandon Dunes add more claims of harassment against the Illinois company. PORTLAND, Ore. - An Illinois-based company's management contracts at two City

KGW - 2017-11-24 19:18:14

Portland antique store owner: thieves stole $160,000 worth of collectibles

High-end and rare collectibles were stolen from a Portland antique store overnight Tuesday, including a chest from the 1600s said to be worth $150,000. A large board now covers the side of Jerry Lamb Interiors and Antiques in Southwest Portland, accompanied by scattered glass, a cracked wall and tir

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-25 02:39:00

Weather roller coaster washes away early Cascade snow

Friday turned out to be a great day to "opt outside," leading quite a few people to take advantage of the decent weather in the Oregon Cascades. Things looked a lot different In Government Camp than they did just a week ago. Most of the early season snow that had fallen was washed away by the rain.

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-25 04:45:00