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Newport City Community Picks Top Priorities

NEWPORT CITY - Nearly 100 people gathered Wednesday evening to pick the top priorities they can do to improve life in Newport City for the coming year. Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.Don't Threaten. Threats of h

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2018-01-19 10:00:00

Armed robber targets Sheldon store

SHELDON, Vt. (WCAX) Police are looking for an armed robber in Sheldon. Investigators say a masked man with a gun held up the Sheldon Creek Market on Bridge Street Wednesday at about 8:30 p.m. He took off on foot with cash. He's described as a white man, about 5-foot-6. He was wearing a white face ma

WCAX - 2018-01-18 19:55:00

ReSOURCE announces move to Williston

ReSOURCE, a multi-faceted organization that creates a marketplace for reuse with proceeds funding new opportunities to the under-skilled and long-term unemployed and providing poverty relief, is pleased to announce its home base is moving from its long-time 266 Pine Street location to a larger faci

VERMONTBIZ.COM - 2018-01-19 18:56:00

J-Term Featuring Courses For Mind, Body, Spirit

Ariel Kittredge, 15, a sophomore from Lyndonville, left, and Michelle LaPoint, 16, also a sophomore, from Sheffield, work on pieces in a jewelry class during January Term at Lyndon Institute. (Photo by Amy Ash Nixon) Emily Sherman, 15, a sophomore from Monroe, NH, shows the paper plan for a comic bo

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2018-01-19 10:00:00

Another busy year for police

Last year was busy for the Stowe Police Department. Officers responded to 5,274 incidents in 2017 - 622 more than last year. Those numbers showcase what the town's 22 full- and part-time police officers do over the course of a year, from tracking down thieves to pulling over speeders, and from servi

STOWETODAY.COM - 2018-01-18 11:00:00

Stowe village loses iconic maple tree

If you heard the roar of a chainsaw in the village last week, you heard the sound of one of Stowe's most prominent trees tumbling to its end, piece by piece. The massive silver maple on Park Street, held up by as many as seven cables in recent years, was cut down by Steve Rocha of AVA Tree Service.

STOWETODAY.COM - 2018-01-18 11:00:00

Public art project contest decision close

MONTPELIER - The Capital City is close to choosing its first piece of "big art" to grace a public space. The major public artwork will be placed at the Taylor Street transit center and housing complex after the project is completed in the spring of 2019. The winning selection from finalists in the a

TIMES-ARGUS - 2018-01-18 18:23:10

Wanted: More money for art center, shelters

The Stowe Select Board is deciding which organizations it should ask taxpayers to support through the town government budget. The board hears requests every year from organizations that help the homeless, work toward village vibrancy, feed senior citizens and do other good deeds. This year, it invit

STOWETODAY.COM - 2018-01-18 11:00:00

Court denies appeal of man who killed wife in Lancaster Township

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) - A state appeals court has again denied a new trial for an inmate who killed his wife by stabbing her more than 80 times. Carrington Joseph, 31, is serving a life sentence for the May 2014 killing of Melissa Cowen at her Lancaster Township home. Cowen, a mother of five, was ki

ABC27.COM - 2018-01-19 16:47:16

Deadly crash shuts down New Holland Pike between Route 30 and Eden Rd

A deadly crash shut down New Holland Ave between Route 30 and Eden Rd. in Lancaster according to Manehim Township police. Police are on the scene and said the road section will be closed for a few hours. "Please plan an alternate route through this area," they wrote on their Facebook page. We have

WGAL - 2018-01-19 15:35:00

Fatal crash in Manheim Township to close portion of New Holland Pike for 'several hours'

A fatal crash in Manheim Township will close a portion of New Holland Pike for at least two hours, police say. New Holland Pike is closed from Route 30 to Eden Road, Manheim Township Police Chief Tom Rudzinski said. The one-vehicle crash was reported with heavy entrapment at the intersection of Ne

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-01-19 14:55:00

At least one dead after crash on New Holland Pike in Lancaster County

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.- At least one person is dead after a crash in Lancaster. Officials are on the scene of the fatal crash on New Holland Pike, which is closed from Eden Road to Park Road. There are no further details on the incident at this time. Officials say New Holland Pike is closed from Eden

FOX43.COM - 2018-01-19 15:52:49

Woman, 26, dead after throat slashed in Oxford Circle

A 26-year-old woman was killed when her throat was slashed during an argument Thursday afternoon in the city's Oxford section, police said. A 28-year-old man was taken into custody after the attack, which occurred about 1:10 p.m. inside a residence in the 5900 block of Belden Street, police said. Th

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-01-18 22:06:00

Police: 3 robbed barbershop, pistol-whipped owner

From left: David Santiago Jr., Domingo Rivera, and Emanuel Candelaria (Lancaster Bureau of Police) LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) - Two men and a 16-year-old were arrested at a Lancaster barbershop just moments after they pistol-whipped the owner during a robbery, police said. Officers responded to the Lev

ABC27.COM - 2018-01-18 16:46:12

Strange Odor in York County caused by P.H. Glatfelter Paper Mill

Updated: 8:50 AM EST Jan 19, 2018 Residents throughout York County are experiencing a strange odor, which is being caused by the P.H. Glatfelter Paper Mill in Spring Grove, according to county dispatchers. Columbia Gas tells News 8 that the smell is not natural gas. The gas company is inundated

WGAL - 2018-01-19 13:50:00

2 injured in early morning crash on northbound Route 222 in East Cocalico Township

Two people were injured in a crash on northbound Route 222 early Thursday. A car driven by Robert Heagy, 44, of Stowe, made a sudden lane change and hit the median, sending his car back into a a Suburban, according to East Cocalico Township police Officer Roger Kreisher. The Suburban, driven by Jean

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-01-18 22:10:00

Transformer fire closes Route 10 lanes in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY - A downed power line with a transformer fire temporarily closed most lanes of Route 10 during the morning commute. Eastbound Route 10 was reopened at 8:30 a.m., Officer Brian Conover said, but only one lane of westbound Route 10 was open at that time. Police were on the scene at 7:45 a.m

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 13:18:54

Glimpse of History: Irvington's singing dentist

Information from the Irvington Herald noted that the Irvington dentist, who tended exclusively to pediatric patients, had toys in her office and sang while she worked. If you would like to share a photo that provides a glimpse of history in your community, please call 973-836-4922 or send an email t

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Shooter in Short Hills fatal carjacking gets 30 years

NEWARK - One of the three men who pleaded guilty in the 2013 fatal carjacking of a lawyer at The Mall at Short Hills was sentenced to 30 years in prison, a judge ruled Thursday. Hanif Thompson, 32, of Irvington, pleaded guilty to murder and unlawful possession of a weapon for in the death of 30-year

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-18 16:11:09

'Mellow' stray cat needs home

BELLEVILLE -- Cindy Lou Who is an adult female cat in the care of Dap's Animals. Found as a stray in East Orange, she jumped into her rescuer's car and started to purr. Cindy has been described by volunteers as a "mellow, very sweet girl who likes to be held." She has been spayed, is FIV/FeLV negati

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 13:00:00