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Vermont man, 83, dies in house fire

WAITSFIELD - Firefighters said an 83-year-old Vermont man has died in a house fire. Barbara and John King were awakened by a smokefilled house in Waitsfield early Wednesday. Firefighters said Barbara King, 75, left the house while her husband remained inside, presumably to find the source of the fir

RUTLAND HERALD - 2018-01-19 01:30:00

Former S. Burlington restaurant owner charged with embezzling

The former owner of the Sugarhouse Bar & Grill in South Burlington has been charged by the Chittenden County State's Attorney Office with embezzling more than $168,000. The charge against Nicholas Bermudez, 32, stems from Bermudez's sale of break-open tickets at his former bar and restaurant. Bermud

BURLINGTON FREE PRESS - 2018-01-17 23:56:16

Downtown parking shakes up as Burlington Town Center Garage officially closes

Burlington, Vt. - The Department of Public Works said the Burlington Town Center Garage is officially closed, which is a big change for some creatures of habit. Adam Gordon makes a weekly drive from Lyndonville to Burlington. He said figuring out where to park can sometimes be a hassle... especially

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-19 00:45:13

Burlington permanently cuts parking enforcement hours

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) Burlington residents and visitors will save some money on parking downtown; parking enforcement changes in the city are now permanent. We told you about the pilot program that started last month which cut back on the hours people must pay to park downtown. Now, the city says t

WCAX - 2018-01-19 01:44:00

Six of Burlington's coziest bars, because winter's not going anywhere

Six of Burlington's coziest bars, because winter's not going anywhere Check out two of the hottest cocktails at Bangkok Bistro in the Alley in downtown Burlington. The Bruce Lee, made with a green tea home brew, and the lychee cosmo. RYAN MERCER/FREE PRESS Don't let this weekend's warming trend foo

BURLINGTON FREE PRESS - 2018-01-18 21:20:47

Former Dartmouth dean, Kunin spouse, John Hennessey Jr., dies at 92

Dartmouth College photoJohn W. Hennessey Jr., the former dean of Dartmouth College's Tuck School of Business, married Madeleine Kunin, Vermont's first female governor, in 2006. By Kevin O'Connor VTDigger.org As John W. Hennessey Jr. approached his 80th birthday in 2005, he could boast of a full lif

SHELBURNENEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 18:30:30

Drink Up: A Smoky Cocktail at Burlington's Drink

The other night when I walked into Drink, a bar on St. Paul Street in Burlington, I was greeted by the bartender and a wallop of aromatics: Isaac Steinzor, the bartender, was toasting almonds and crushing cloves for his tiki syrup. "What do you recommend for a drink?" I asked him. "Booze forward?

SEVENDAYSVT.COM - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Beach club coming to Burlington

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) A prime piece of Burlington beach front property that has been privately owned for decades will be available for public use starting May 1st. "We're excited, this is property that essentially has been private and inaccessible for a long time," said property owner Russ Scully.

WCAX - 2018-01-19 07:06:00

Man captured on surveillance stealing from Jackson business, JPD says

Updated: 11:02 AM CST Jan 19, 2018 The Jackson Police Department needs help in identifying a burglar, authorities said. A man captured on surveillance was stealing from a business in the 4600 block of Medgar Evers Boulevard. Anyone with information in this case call (601) 355-TIPS(8477) or (601)

WAPT - 2018-01-19 17:02:00

Man assaulted by three suspects after meeting woman at Jackson hotel

A 42-year-old man suffered a head wound in an assault at a hotel near downtown Jackson, police said. The incident occurred shortly after 3 a.m. at the Regency Hotel located at 400 Greymont Ave. Officers found the victim, whom they did not identify, in the parking lot. The victim told officers that h

THE CLARION LEDGER - 2018-01-19 13:05:53

JPD investigating overnight assault and attempted robbery

JPD investigating overnight assault and attempted robbery Updated: 7:56 AM CST Jan 19, 2018 Jackson police officers responded to an assault and attempted robbery just after 3 a.m. Friday on Greymont Street. The male victim was meeting a woman outside the Regency Hotel when three men attacked him,

WAPT - 2018-01-19 13:56:00

Man assaulted, robbed at downtown Jackson hotel

A man was assaulted and robbed outside of a downtown Jackson hotel. Jackson police responded to the Regency Hotel on Greymont Avenue for a 42-year-old man suffering from a head injury after he was assaulted. This happened just after 3:00 a.m. The man was assaulted in the parking lot of the hotel. He

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-19 11:47:04

Second suspect charged in West Point shooting

WEST POINT - A second man is in custody in connection with a Jan. 13 shooting in West Point. Tymothens Raflael Henry, 30, of Columbus was arrested by West Point Police Jan. 17 and charged with aggravated assault. He remains in the Clay County Jail awaiting bond. Police have already charged one man w

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 23:10:00

Morgan G. Miranda Joins Butler Snow

Morgan G. Miranda Butler Snow recently announced that Morgan G. Miranda has joined the firm's Ridgeland office. Miranda will practice with the firm's pharmaceutical, medical device and healthcare litigation group. Miranda's previous practice experience involved reviewing depositions in asbestos liti


Jackson mayor's wife rushed to hospital after "minor incident"

A police escort helped rush the pregnant wife of Jackson's mayor to the hospital after a "minor incident" Thursday morning. It happened at Tougaloo College, where Ebony Lumumba serves as chair of the English department. Video shows the mayor's black SUV leaving the college with a police escort en ro

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-19 01:04:10

JPS schools to dismiss early due to water pressure issues

Jackson Public School students returned to school for just a day and a half before learning they would be missing more school time. According to mulitple reports, Jackson public schools are being forced to dismiss dismissing early today due to lack of water pressure. Elementary schools dismiss at 1

THE CLARION LEDGER - 2018-01-19 17:10:26

Woman charged after allegedly stabbing boyfriend in the back

PRINCETON - A local woman was charged with malicious wounding Thursday and remanded to the regional jail after allegedly stabbing her boyfriend in the back. Christy Lynn Propp, 34, of Princeton was arrested after deputies with the Mercer County Sheriff's Department were dispatched Thursday morning t

BLUEFIELD DAILY TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-19 09:30:00

Princeton Middle School on lockdown, students dismissed

PRINCETON - Princeton Middle School is currently on lockdown, officials said Friday morning. "Due to an incident at Princeton Middle School, the school is on lockdown," a statement from the Mercer County Board of Education, said. "For everyone's safety, students will not be dismissed until the situa

BLUEFIELD DAILY TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-19 16:29:00

Death investigation underway in Greenbrier County

Death investigation underway in Greenbrier CountyDeath investigation underway in Greenbrier County Police in Greenbrier County have launched a death investigation after a body was found Thursday morning.More >> Police in Greenbrier County have launched a death investigation after a body was found Th

WVVA.COM - 2018-01-19 18:00:00

New deal "game changer" for Bristol Compressors

BY DAVID MCGEE BRISTOL HERALD COURIER BRISTOL, Va . - Bristol Compressors on Thursday signed an exclusive development contract that could prove a "game changer" for the local firm, according to Kevin Mumpower, Bristol Compressors vice president of product engineering. The Washington County-based man

HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-01-19 03:37:00