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Police respond to disturbance at Providence Place mall

Providence police are in the Providence Place mall and Nordstrom's department store has been locked down. A Providence Journal reporter witnessed two police officers on the first level of the mall with guns drawn, warning people to get out of the mall. The officers later holstered their guns. Polic

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-15 21:58:18

Police: One person shot; Providence Place mall evacuated | Video

Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said that one person has been shot at Providence Place mall parking garage, suffering a non-life-threatening injury. He said the shooting took place in the second-floor parking garage, outside the Nordstrom department store. A Journal employee witnessed a man b

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-15 21:58:18

Police: One man shot, one in custody in shooting at Providence Place garage | Video

A 19-year-old gunshot victim was taken to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Providence police, who say they are still searching for the person or persons responsible, and the mall has been evacuated. A 19-year-old man was shot and police have one person in cu

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-15 21:58:18

NWS warns snow will impact Wednesday morning commute

A WINTER STORM ADVISORY has been issued for Northern Rhode Island while a less severe Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the remainder of Rhode Island. The snowsotrm is expected to impact the Wednesday morning commute. / COURTESY NWS PROVIDENCE - The National Weather Service issued a Winte

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:31:58

Citizens adds Zelle payment system to its offerings

BETH JOHNSON, chief marketing officer and head of virtual channels at Citizens Bank, says adding the Zelle payment system will allow the bank "to deliver a convenient, user-friendly [person-to-person] payments experience" to its customers. / COURTESY CITIZENS BANK PROVIDENCE - Citizens Bank continue

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 09:45:30

Five Questions With: Kevin Ruth

KEVIN RUTH is head of wealth planning and personal trust at Fidelity Investments. / COURTESY FIDELITY INVESTMENTS Kevin Ruth is head of wealth planning and personal trust at Fidelity Investments. The company often fields questions from customers wondering how they should incorporate digital assets,

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 09:30:26

RISCPA expects more than 600 to attend annual networking event

PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accounts is hosting its annual networking event on Thursday. The state's largest association of certified public accountants expects more than 600 CPAs, financial advisers, lawyers, elected officials and other professionals to attend the even

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 09:10:30

Arrest Made in Shooting at Providence Place Mall

Police in Providence, Rhode Island reportedly have made an arrest in Monday's shooting at Providence Place Mall. Providence's police chief told WJAR Tuesday morning that a 17-year-old was arrested. No other details about the arrest were immediately available. A 19-year-old was shot in the leg on the

NECN - 2018-01-16 13:22:59

Marysville police investigating fatal freeway off-ramp crash

MARYSVILLE - A 60-year-old Brier man died early Friday morning after veering off the northbound I-5 exit ramp in Marysville and hitting another heading west on Fourth Street. The crash occurred about 2:45 a.m. when the driver's car drifted left up the off-ramp and collided with the other vehicle, Ma

MARYSVILLEGLOBE.COM - 2018-01-16 09:30:00

Marysville man a "Smart Commuter"

Community Transit named Jim Sutton, of Marysville, its Smart Commuter for the third quarter of 2017. Sutton commutes to his job at Aviation Technical Services in south Everett by carpooling with his wife, who works nearby. Combining their commute saves them 8,586 drive-alone miles and more than $1,5


Marysville schools chief recovering from surgery

MARYSVILLE - The superintendent of the Marysville School District is recovering from surgery and the school board on Monday named an acting superintendent. Jason Thompson, the district's deputy superintendent, will fill in for Becky Berg until she can resume her duties. It's unknown at this time how


Missing Everett man found in apartment across the hallway

Rick Metzger, who went missing Jan. 8, was found alive in a vacant apartment across the hallway. (Everett Police Department) You must sign in or register to continue reading content. EVERETT - A missing Everett man was found alive a week after he went missing, in a vacant apartment across the hallwa

HERALDNET - 2018-01-15 20:12:00

On the path to freedom

MARYSVILLE - Abandoned bicycles tend to pile up in the evidence lockers at the Marysville Police Department. So over coffee one day, officer Joseph Belleme mentioned them to Kelly Huckaby, an old friend from church. Police had been struggling to find local takers for the bikes. But maybe Huckaby, a

HERALDNET - 2018-01-16 09:30:00

Alaska Announces Paine Field Destinations

EVERETT, WA - Alaska Airlines on Tuesday morning announced a plan to connect Paine Field to major West Coast cities with nonstop flights. Seattle-based Alaska will bring add flights that serve eight cities beginning this fall. The new destinations offer an alternative to Sea-Tac airport for north Pu

PATCH - 2018-01-16 13:47:01

Stanwood Police reports: 16-year-old caught racing in town at 60 mph

Stanwood Police received these calls last week: Jan. 4Stanwood male, 15, was arrested for third-degree assault, harassment and school intimidation in the 7600 block of 272nd Street NW. The uncooperative student knocked a chair over and threw an item at a security officer.Stanwood male, 17, was arres

SCNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 15:15:00

Everett Public Schools expansion pushes out property owner

For the first time in 25 years, the Everett School District is using eminent domain, taking private property for public use. The district says it is offering three property owners $10,000 more than the appraised value. But one couple says the offer is far from fair. Bruce Gutschmidt's home is in th

KING-5 - 2018-01-16 07:11:00

Portage's Celery Flats renovations start this week

PORTAGE, MI - Tree removal beginning Wednesday marks the start of redevelopment of the former Celery Flats Interpretive Center this year. The work at the Celery Flats Historical Area, 7328 Garden Lane, will include expansion of the parking area, demolition of the existing building and construction o

MLIVE.COM - 2018-01-16 12:24:19

Water boil advisory issued for Ames Drive residents in Portage

PORTAGE, MI - Residents on Ames Drive in Portage are under a boil water advisory after a water main break may have led to contamination. The water main break on Ames between Forest Drive and Portage Road caused a loss of pressure, which may have caused contamination, according to a city press releas


Toddler attacked by pit bull was 'shaken like a rag doll'

KALAMAZOO, MI - A toddler critically injured in an attack by a pit bull was shaken like a rag doll, according to police reports. Kalamazoo Public Safety officers were called at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 23, to the 1100 block of Lay Boulevard for the dog attack. Toddler mauled by pit bull in se

MLIVE.COM - 2018-01-16 16:57:30

Elmer 'Tug' Westerhof

Tug, a nickname given to him by an uncle from a Sunday comic strip, was born January 27, 1926, in Grand Haven to the late Elmer J. and Margaret (Salisbury) Westerhof. He graduated from Grand Haven High School in 1943. Tug proudly served in the United States Army during World War II, having served in

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 08:00:00