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Luzerne County restaurant inspections: Jan. 10 to 16

The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According to the agency: "any inspection is a 'snapshot' of the day and time of the inspection. An inspection conducted on any given day may not be representative of the overall, lo

TIMES-LEADER - 2018-01-21 05:14:58

Hillbilly Hunt helps Newton Ransom Fire Company

NEWTON TWP. - For Kyle Hnat and Shawn Duggan, winning first place at the Newton Ransom Volunteer Fire Company's sixth annual Hillbilly Squirrel Hunt on Saturday wasn't about the money - it was about the bragging rights. Hnat and Duggan were one of 35 two-man teams to compete in the hunt, which beg

SCRANTON TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 05:33:02

FLOODED: West Family YMCA closed until further notice

Activities regularly scheduled for the West Family YMCA in Johnson City were moved to the Binghamton facility on Saturday as restoration crews worked to address damage caused by flooding at the Johnson City center. On Friday, YMCA of Broome County announced on Facebook a pipe had burst, causing the

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-20 19:35:27

Watch out for Flying Ice on the Roads

NOXEN -- Albert Harrison and his stepfather say they have a guardian angel on their shoulders. The two were on their way home near Noxen Thursday when a sheet of ice flew off a tractor trailer and slammed right through their hood and windshield. All Ernest Higgins could do was hit the brakes. "I was

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-01-20 23:29:00

Medical emergency blamed for PA man's death in I-81 crash

TOWN OF KIRKWOOD (WBNG) - According to the Broome County Sheriff's Office, a Pennsylvania man died after appearing to suffer a medical emergency while driving on Interstate 81. At approximately 6:28 p.m. Thursday, officials say a Broome Count Sheriff's deputy was dispatched to a car accident off of

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-19 19:13:00

Woman loses $16K in prize scam; Broome sheriff says how to avoid becoming a victim

A certified public accountant and a former Vestal police officer who now investigates fraud for M&T Bank discuss the issues surrounding fraud and embezzlement. Anthony Borrelli / Staff video After a Broome County resident lost $16,000 cash Thursday in a prize scam, the sheriff's office is urging th

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-19 19:49:04

Hundreds March for Women's Equality in Binghamton

Hundreds of people gathered at the MLK Promenade and marched through Downtown Binghamton in support of equality and women's rights on Saturday. The display was just one of the many similar taking place all across the United States one year after President Donald Trump was inaugurated. "I'm here in s

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2018-01-21 04:04:00

Pennsylvania man killed after minivan crashes on I-81 in Kirkwood

A 56-year-old Pennsylvania man suffered a medical emergency and died Thursday after a crash on Interstate 81 in Kirkwood, according to Broome County Sheriff's deputies. Gasparo Mendicino, of Moscow, Pa., was pronounced deceased at UHS Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City. Deputies said he was drivi

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-19 16:14:09

Odessa gunshot victim taken to the hospital

ODESSA -- According to dispatch, a gunshot victim has been taken to the hospital after the individual accidentally shot himself. The incident occurred at 1100 Gary Terrace in Odessa. No word yet on the severity of injuries. CBS 7 News will continue to update you as more information becomes availab

CBS7.COM - 2018-01-21 04:06:00

OPD detains man after he reportedly attempted to pawn stolen items in front of burglary victim

ODESSA -- According to Odessa Police, they arrested a man in connection with a burglary investigation. Image: Evita Fowler Police advise that on Friday around 3:00 p.m. they responded to a pawn shop located in the area of 46th and Golder in Odessa. Upon arrival they made contact with the complaina

CBS7.COM - 2018-01-20 00:55:00

Fire Marshal: No sign of arson at Redwater Diner

US marches for women's rights slam Trump, encourage votingUS marches for women's rights slam Trump, encourage voting Posted: Saturday, January 20 2018 11:57 AM EST2018-01-20 16:57:26 GMT Updated: Sunday, January 21 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-01-21 05:49:00 GMT Across the globe, people are hitting the str

NEWSWEST9.COM - 2018-01-21 05:27:23

Police: Man arrested after kicking girlfriend's daughter in the head

ODESSA -- An Odessa man has been arrested after police say he kicked his girlfriend's daughter in the head following an argument. Rolando Escajeda-Ruiz, 29, has been charged and arrested for Injury to a Child, a State Jail Felony, Assault Family Violence, a Class C Misdemeanor, and Public Intoxicat

CBS7.COM - 2018-01-19 19:44:00

Police: Suspects Found with Drugs, Stolen Vehicle

ODESSA, Texas (Local 2/Fox 24) - Two men are facing charged after police executed a search warrant Friday and found them with drugs and stolen property. Odessa Police officials say an officer was patrolling in the 2600 block of Newell Road when they noticed a pickup parked at a home. While checkin

YOURBASIN.COM - 2018-01-19 22:34:46

Man Accused of Pushing Woman Out of Moving Vehicle

ODESSA, Texas (Local 2/Fox 24) - One man is facing charges after police officials say he pushed a woman out of a moving vehicle. Odessa Police officers were called about the assault back on Dec. 10. While at the scene, officers learned that Abraham Tarango got into an argument with his wife before

YOURBASIN.COM - 2018-01-19 23:31:48

MPO to work on tri-county thoroughfare plan

In December, Permian Basin Metropolitan Planning Organization public policy board member Robin Donnelly started discussion of pursuing a tri-county thoroughfare plan to better prepare the region for future transportation needs. On Tuesday, Executive Director Cameron Walker said the Technical Advisor

MIDLAND REPORTER-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-21 02:03:36

OPD: Man arrested after pushing wife out of moving vehicle

The Odessa Police Department charged a man Thursday after he reportedly pushed his common-law wife out of a moving vehicle. Police responded to the incident on Dec. 10 after the 32-year-old complainant told OPD she had been assaulted by her common-law husband, 32-year-old Luis Abraham Tarango, accor

ODESSA AMERICAN ONLINE - 2018-01-19 23:03:00

Railroad closes Saratoga Springs ticket office

SARATOGA SPRINGS - Saratoga & North Creek Railway has closed its ticket office and gift shop in Saratoga Springs, but the company says the closure does not affect its plans for the rail line going forward. The move will not affect the ability of passengers to board in Saratoga Springs, as they will

POST-STAR - 2018-01-19 21:00:00

Driver faces felony charges after Glenville crash

GLENVILLE -- A Schenectady man is behind bars on felony charges, after police say he sped and crashed a car in Glenville. At about 1:35 Saturday morning, an officer observed a 2016 Nissan Versa traveling at high speed on Maple Avenue, which has a posted speed limit of 40 mph. Police say when the off

WRGB - 2018-01-20 14:11:47

Pair from Saratoga Springs charged after cocaine, marijuana found in apartment: police

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. >> City police said two people were arrested after officers executed a search warrant for their apartment and found cocaine and over 1 pound of marijuana. Jeremy J. Nicholas, 24, and Candace A. Board, 25, both of Saratoga Springs, were arrested. Police said the charges are: th

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Buddha Noodle pops up in Saratoga Springs

Food, drinks and atmosphere are all part of the experience at Buddha Noodle and Sinclair Saratoga in downtown Saratoga Springs. LAUREN HALLIGAN - LHALLIGAN@DIGITALFIRSTMEDIA.COM SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. >> A well-known Spa City chef has a new venture called Buddha Noodle, offering modern Asian cuisin

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