Hazleton YWCA dealing with debts, board chair says
HAZLETON — Financial struggles pose a long-term threat to operations at the local YWCA, as a newly assembled board of directors is scrambling to work with community groups and local stakeholders to address debts that have been uncovered over the past few
Middletown man faces animal cruelty charges in guinea pig molestation case
A Middletown man facing charges that he sexually abused a guinea pig in a pet store parking lot last month has denied any wrongdoing and said he was only trying
Authorities probe fatal plane crash
Loading… Saturday, June 8, 2019 The State Highway Patrol, Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are still investigating a fatal plane crash that took place about 2 p.m. Friday afternoon in a rural part of Nash County One person, the unidentified pilot, was found dead at the scene. That victim has not yet been identified pending notification of the family. There was some confusion over whether there was a passenger in the plane. “We have heard conflicting stories about whether there were supposed to be one or two people on the plane. Right now, we believe there is one and that is the pilot,” Nash County Chief Deputy Brandon Medina said Friday night. The search continued throughout the night for another possible victim of the crash. The FAA was already on…
Run, Walk, Crawl for 1/8 Mile in Barnegat Light and Help the LBI Rotary
By DAVID BIGGY | May 29, 2019 File Photo by: Ryan Morrill Surf City — Run like a cheetah, crawl like a snail, or walk like an Egyptian. It doesn’t really matter how you get from Barnegat Lighthouse to the Eighth Street pavilion in Barnegat Light, just do it, and in the process help raise funds for the LBI Rotary Club during its third annual 1/8 Mile Run on Saturday, June 8 The event starts at 2 p.m. – and ends soon after, unlike the 18 Mile Run – and participants can gather afterward at Kubel’s, where prizes will be dealt and free appetizers available. And while you’re there, why not throw on some goofy attire? Of course, dressing up like a cheetah, snail or Egyptian is optional. The event is held rain…
Ditch the GPS. It’s ruining your brain.
Brain behavior changes when people rely on turn-by-turn directions.
A new carnival is coming to this Hall County park
The carnival will be coming to town in June at Laurel Park, a new event for Hall County Parks and Leisure.
One on One: Carolyn Jackson, CEO of St. Vincent Hospital & Tenet Massachusetts Market
Carolyn B. Jackson was a chemical engineer working on a master’s degree in business administration and fresh off an internship with a car maker
Zimmerman Trail closed for work over the weekend, next week
You'll need to find a different way up and down the Rims this weekend.
Water level rises in Lake Sakakawea as Missouri River runoff...
MINOT, N.D. — Too much water in the lower reaches of the Missouri River is leading to very high water in upstream reservoirs, including Lake Sakakawea, where the water level continues to climb.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers determined that utilizing upstream storage in Fort Peck, Lake Sakakawea and...
Divers haul up giant ball of ‘ghost gear’ littering the seafloor off Maine’s coast
Every year, fishermen lose tons of gear along the coast of Maine. It can collect into jumbled masses, what’s known as “ghost gear,” that can be hazardous to navigation and marine life.