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Matthews woman opens new SouthPark boutique

Falguni Patel, of Matthews, recently opened the upscale boutique Scout & Molly's in the Speciality Shops at SouthPark. Karie Simmons/SCW photo CHARLOTTE - Scout & Molly's is the newest store to open in the Specialty Shops at SouthPark and owner Falguni Patel is hoping the upscale boutique becomes a

THECHARLOTTEWEEKLY.COM - 2017-11-21 20:13:00

Mecklenburg County Mugshots November 21st

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WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2017-11-22 13:30:32

Driver charged with two felonies after fatal Steele Creek hit & run

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A man is facing two felony charges after allegedly fleeing the scene after he fatally struck a pedestrian Wednesday night in the Steele Creek area. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said a witness was "instrumental" to the quick apprehension of the suspect after he told police what he

WCNC - 2017-11-23 11:28:25

THANKSGIVING GUIDE: Travel, security updates for holiday weekend

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - It's about to be the most wonderful and also the busiest time of the year at Charlotte Douglas International Airport and for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department. Channel 9 has put together a guide on what you need to know to avoid busy travel times and also what officers ac

WSOC-TV - 2017-11-22 17:52:26

One in custody after pedestrian killed in Steele Creek hit-and-run

CMPD took one person into custody after a pedestrian was hit and killed in southwest Charlotte Wednesday night. CHARLOTTE, N.C. - One person is in police custody after a pedestrian was killed in a Steele Creek hit-and-run Wednesday night. According to Medic, the crash happened at the intersection

WCNC - 2017-11-23 04:18:08

Jury finds drunk driver guilty of murder in fatal crash

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Gregory Alan Wheeling, Jr. was sentenced today to at least 13 years in prison for the death of 28-year-old Kelli Sue Putnam. The trial began on November 6, 2017. Wheeling, 32, was tried for second-degree murder and the jury found him guilty as charged. Wheeling was sen

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2017-11-22 00:52:00

Police: 19-year-old shot, killed in the University City area

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is actively searching for the suspect who shot and killed a 19-year-old late Monday night in the University City area. The victim has been identified as Jervais Ya Cain, 19. His family has been notified of his death. CMPD of

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2017-11-21 14:22:00

Man convicted in fatal crash that killed waitress in South End

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A jury found a Charlotte man guilty of drunk driving and killing a waitress as she tried to cross South Boulevard after a Panthers playoff game. Greg Wheeling Jr. was convicted of second-degree murder and was sentenced to a minimum of 13 years in prison in the death of 28-year-old

WCNC - 2017-11-21 23:14:38

Street renamed for 'queen of Newburgh'

CITY OF NEWBURGH - Nelson McAllister recalled sitting in the kitchen with his sisters after the death of their father. As they grieved, Virginia "Mother" Bowman visited and asked the sisters to come into another room. There, she gave them money to help with the funeral, McAllister said. "She was, an

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-22 22:40:06

Newburgh firefighter out of hospital; other injuries detailed

CITY OF NEWBURGH - The City of Newburgh firefighter taken to Westchester Medical Center with second-degree burns from an explosion and fire at a New Windsor cosmetics factory was released Tuesday, City Manager Michael Ciaravino said in a letter to the City Council. The firefighter suffered "deep sec

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-22 18:00:03

All Newburgh firefighters injured in New Windsor cosmetics plant blaze are out of hospital

All eight city of Newburgh firefighters who were injured at the scene of Monday's explosions and fire at the Verla International cosmetics plant in New Windsor have been released from hospitals, the city manager said Wednesday. Though home in time for Thanksgiving, the firefighters are "still relivi

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-11-22 05:00:00

Guilty plea in Orange County vehicular homicide

Wilson GOSHEN - A Walden man pled guilty in Orange County Court on Tuesday, November 21 to aggravated vehicular homicide in the death of another motorist on March 4. At the time that Dennis Wilson, Jr., 32, entered his guilty plea before Judge Craig Stephen Brown, he admitted to driving an SUV sho

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Middletown council adopts 2018 budget

MIDDLETOWN - The $39.8 million Middletown city budget for 2018 was approved Tuesday night by the common council. The spending plan comes in under the state tax cap. Taxes for a family with a house assessed at $30,000 will go up about $8. Two unfilled and previously budgeted police positions will be

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Newburgh man killed in cosmetic factory explosion; total injured increases

Roy Mohabeer, an employee at Verla International, a cosmetics factory in New Windsor describes hearing the explosion and then fleeing the factory along with fellow employees. Seth Harrison/Poughkeepsie Journal NEW WINDSOR - The fatal victim of Monday's Verla International fire has been identified a

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-21 16:59:13

Man pleads guilty in 2014 Westchester rape

Reeves WHITE PLAINS - A Bronx man pled guilty in Westchester County Court to first-degree rape in an attack on a Mount Vernon woman in 2014. When sentenced in January, Clevon Reeves, 35, faces 25 years in state prison. On November 22, 2014, as the victim was entering her apartment on Cortlandt Str


Investigators assessing cosmetic factory fire's cause, aftermath

NEW WINDSOR - County and state officials have not released any new information about the cause or the aftermath of Monday's two explosions and a fire at the Verla International cosmetics factory. The first explosion happened around 10:15 a.m. at the Temple Hill Road building, followed by a second ex

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-22 23:50:53

Ruth V. Beattie, Whitewater, WI

February 26, 1920 - November 21, 2017 Ruth V. Beattie, Age 97, formerly of Whitewater, WI passed away on November 21, 2017. She was born February 26, 1920 ,in New York, NY the daughter of Rev. K.O. and Agnes (nee Gilbertson) Brudevold. She was a graduate of Two Harbors, MN High School and Twin Citie

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Battery with threatened weapon reported at UW-Whitewater

The suspect was described as a black male with a thin build, approximately 6 feet tall. He was wearing black jeans and black coat, possibly a red winter stocking cap, and carrying a black backpack and two duffel bags. The suspect, who reportedly is known to police, last was seen leaving the area sou

DAILY JEFFERSON COUNTY UNION - 2017-11-22 18:50:00

Wilford "Dean" Case, Whitewater, WI

September 21, 1953 - November 20, 2017 Wilford "Dean" Case, age 64, of Whitewater, died at home on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. He was born in Illinois on Sept. 21, 1953, the son of Wilford and Lola (Nixon) Case. He married Yvonne "Bonnie" Root in Janesville on Nov. 10, 1979. He had been employed by Sieg

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Lineup for Saturday's Parade of Lights is announced

The lineup for the annual Christmas Parade of Lights has been announced. It will begin Saturday at 5:30 p.m. from the intersection of Main and Water streets and will proceed east through downtown Watertown. The parade, organized by the Watertown Parade Committee, will feature a variety of new and ex

WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-22 17:59:00