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Prison lockdown affects shelter workload

The animal shelter serving Pasquotank County is facing a shortage of volunteers due to the freeze on inmate labor after last month's escape attempt at Pasquotank Correctional Institution. Ann Pitts, director of the Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Northeastern North Carolina, said in a

DAILY ADVANCE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Moore did nothing wrong dating teenage girls

Teenage girls dating older men was a common practice in Elizabeth City when I was a kid. It didn't seem to pose a problem for most folks. Conversely, older women would give a teenage boy a tumble quicker than a girl. The reason I seldom dated girls my age was simply because the married men had them

DAILY ADVANCE - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Coast Guard station in Corolla has survived 100 years. Here's how.

Buy Now The 100-year-old Wash Woods Coast Guard station now serves as a beach rental office for Twiddy and Company. The station sits in the background with the rebuilt boathouse and lookout tower in the foreground. By Jeff Hampton The Virginian-Pilot Over the years, lives were saved by crewmen at t


Currituck to continue to use paid firefighters on Knotts Island

Knotts Island, N.C. (WAVY) - Currituck County says it will continue to fund paid fire and EMS crews on the remote community of Knotts Island as a contract dispute with volunteer firefighters lingers. The county's Board of Supervisors voted on matter on Monday, and said it will consider a fire servic


Domestic situation turns deadly, shooter in custody

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - One man is dead and another in custody after a midnight shooting in Deep Creek. Police tell News 3 they were called to the 2500 block of Cecelia Ct. at 12:08 Friday morning for a shooting. When officers got on scene they learned of the domestic dispute that led to the gunfire. It h

WTKR - 2017-11-24 09:18:27

Family hosts annual Thanksgiving dinner

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - The word "family" apples to more than just relatives at Nischelle Buffalow's South Norfolk house. "Once you become friends, you're family to us," Buffalow said. For the eighth year, Buffalow and her family hosted a Thanksgiving dinner to feed the people who need it. "It's a day to

WTKR - 2017-11-23 21:10:49

Saving a Virginia Treasure: Tangier Island

We went Tangier Island last year to document what many call the first casualty of climate change. If something isn't done to stop the erosion, the island's 450 residents will have to abandon Tangier in the next 50 years. The Army Corps of Engineers is scheduled to start a two million dollar jetty p

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2017-11-23 23:21:50

Here's how government services will be affected today by Thanksgiving

Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach: Courts and city offices are closed Thursday and Friday.Garbage Chesapeake, Suffolk: Thursday's route will be picked up Friday. Friday's route will be picked up Saturday. Norfolk, Virginia Beach: Thursday's route will be picked up Saturday.

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

San Jose: Crash with trees demolishes car in Evergreen

23-year-old man taken to hospital after his car slammed into trees along Tully Road near White Road early Friday SAN JOSE - A man escaped serious injury after his car slammed into a string of trees along Tully Road early Friday in a crash so violent that the car's engine was flung from the wreck, au

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-24 15:50:26

21-year-old man stabbed to death in San Jose home is identified

SAN JOSE - A 21-year-old man who was stabbed to death in his San Jose home has been identified as Martin Fernandez, the Santa Clara Medical Examiner-Coroner's Office said Thursday. Police responded to a report of a stabbing in the 5400 block of Fairway Drive on Sunday near the San Jose Country Club.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-23 20:46:05

Holiday sale benefits state parks

SANTA CRUZ - Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks will host its annual ParkStore Holiday Sale Dec. 1-3 at four ParkStore locations at state parks and beaches in Santa Cruz and Aptos. The Holiday Sale begins with a preview event at Natural Bridges State Beach from 4-7 p.m. on Dec. 1. The sale will conti

REGISTER-PAJARONIAN.COM - 2017-11-25 01:41:17

Los Gatos: Santa is coming to town

Los Gatos kicks the holiday season into high gear next week, with two family-friendly traditions that welcome thousands to downtown. The town-sponsored Tree Lighting Ceremony is Friday, Dec. 1, followed by the 61st annual Los Gatos Children's Christmas and Holidays Parade on Saturday, Dec. 2. The Tr

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-24 17:00:22

4 Arrested For Threatening Palo Alto Man: Police

PALO ALTO, CA - Four men were arrested Sunday on suspicion of making criminal threats to and stalking a Palo Alto man and then arriving at his home in a hybrid vehicle, police said. According to police, the men, Jin Quingmin, 54, of Alhambra, Ye Fan, 34, of Monterey Park, Dayong Ding, 46, of Azusa a

PATCH - 2017-11-24 18:54:12

NY ALBANY NY Zone Forecast

_____ 142 FPUS51 KALY 240831 ZFPALY ZONE FORECAST PRODUCT for EASTERN NEW YORK AND WESTERN NEW ENGLAND National Weather Service ALBANY NY 331 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017 NYZ033-242115- Hamilton- Including the cities of Speculator and Indian Lake 331 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017 .TODAY...Mostly cloudy this morn

SFGATE - 2017-11-24 08:36:00

Christmas in the Park returns to downtown San Jose

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in San Jose's Plaza de Cesar Chavez. Friday, Volunteers and vendors put the finishing touches on Christmas in the Park, an annual holiday tradition downtown for more than 35 years. The attraction, which attracted more than 650,000 visitors last winter, is

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2017-11-24 21:49:52

Tandy Beal's 'Joy!' at The Hammer Theatre

OH JOY: Tandy Beal's 'Joy!' will be staged at the Hammer Theatre Center. Photo by Jana Marcus. Starring a pair of Cirque du Soleil soloists-Jeff Raz and Diane Wasnak-Tandy Beal's Joy! comes to Santa Cruz this weekend and San Jose the next. The show's subtitle, A Holiday Show with Circus, Dance and L

METRO ACTIVE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Carolina Beach Road project 'substantially' complete

Resurfacing, widening and median improvements done NEW HANOVER COUNTY -- A project to widen and create turning lanes along a 9-mile stretch of Carolina Beach is nearly complete, and the N.C. Department of Transportation has moved up a project to resurface and widen another 4-mile stretch of the busy

STAR NEWS ONLINE - 2017-11-24 14:04:00

Carolina Beach lake dredging in limbo

Town council to decide options for lake project in upcoming meeting CAROLINA BEACH -- The excavator is still and a mound of mud sits untouched on the shore of Carolina Beach lake. A section of walkway remains closed more than a month after the town had to stop what has become a seemingly never-endin


Leland police responding to report of child hit by car

Leland police are responding to a report of a child hit by a vehicle Friday evening. (Source: Raycom Media) LELAND, NC (WECT) - Leland police are responding to a report of a child hit by a vehicle Friday evening. The incident occurred on Village Road in Leland. Leland Police Chief Mike James told W

WECT - 2017-11-24 23:05:22

Victim in fatal crash went 'above and beyond' to make people smile

State troopers said Jennifer McDuffie, 40, died after she crashed her car into a tree in Pender County Thursday. (Source: E.J. McDuffie) WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Friends say the victim in a fatal Thanksgiving crash made it her mission to bring a smile to people's face and get to know her customers e

WECT - 2017-11-24 23:32:27