‘Privilege’ scorecard stirs angst in Saratoga Springs
School assignment harmful to students, some parents say
The reason why Scottie Pippen is divorcing wife Larsa
NBA Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen surprised pop culture when he raced to the county courthouse to file for divorce from his wife of 19 years, Larsa. But what was not known at the time was the source…
Benedictine Father Kieran Neilson passes away
Father Kieran Neilson, O.S.B., with Bishop Peter Jugis at the 2015 Jubilarians Mass.BELMONT — Father Kieran A. Neilson, O.S.B., died peacefully at Belmont Abbey on Feb. 27, 2019, strengthened by the sacraments. He was 86.The Benedictine served for nearly 60 years as a priest.His body will be re...
Willits PD: Homemade cannon explodes in residence
A Willits resident was injured Tuesday when a “homemade cannon” they were trying to load exploded, the Willits Police Department reported. According to the WPD, officers responded to apartments in …
A series of allegations surrounding Seungri of Big Bang may have brought down his entire career, as the Korean pop star on Monday announced his retirement.“I feel like it is best from me to retire from the entertainment business at this point,” Seungri said via his Instagram page, adding that the matter in which he was involved is so serious he had decided to retire. “I will sincerely submit to the investigation o...
Fatz Cafe in Evans closes
Updated Feb 20, 2019 at 11:19 AM The Fatz Cafe in Evans on North Belair Road abruptly closed on Tuesday. The Taylors, S.C.-based chain opened the location in early 2004. [AMANDA KING/THE AUGUSTA CHRONICLE] ▲ The Fatz Cafe in Evans on North Belair Road abruptly closed on Tuesday. The Taylors, S.C.-based chain opened the location in early 2004. [SPECIAL] ▲ The Fatz Cafe restaurant in Evans has closed after 15 years in operation "Sorry y'all, this location has closed," a sign posted on the door as of Tuesday said. "We've enjoyed providing southern hospitality to our community over the years." The Taylors, S.C.-based chain, which has rebranded itself Fatz Southern Kitchen, did not immediately return phone…
Feds: St. Rose grad destroyed more than 50 campus computers
ALBANY - A College of St. Rose graduate has been arrested for allegedly using an electronic device to destroy more than 50 computers on campus earlier this month, federal prosecutors said Vishwanath Akuthota, 26, of Albany, was arrested Friday in North Carolina on a warrant charging him with intentionally causing damage to protected computers Akuthota allegedly entered numerous locations around the Saint Rose campus Feb. 14 and used a device known as a "USB killer" to destroy the machines. The device resembles a normal USB stick, but sends a rapid series of power surges into the computer, destroying its components. Akuthota is a citizen of India. He's in the United States on a student visa. According…
Tennant is moving its headquarters from Golden Valley to Eden Prairie
The company will keep its main manufacturing plant in Golden Valley
I-24 mudslide: TDOT says new lanes to open on time, traffic to start moving March 15
Round-the-clock work continues on the stretch of I-24 covered in mud after a February landslide north of Nashville.
Annual Pie Auction & Barbecue raises $20,531 for junior fair
Olivia vanTol smashes a pie in her sister Kaylin’s face as part of the annual pie auction that raises money for the Ramona Junior Fair and Livestock Auction. Kaylin is the 4-H representative on the junior fair board Olivia vanTol smashes a pie in her sister Kaylin’s face as part of the annual pie auction that raises money for the Ramona Junior Fair and Livestock Auction. Kaylin is the 4-H representative on the junior fair board. (Maureen Robertson) A jar of chocolate cookies went for $2,000, a plate of cream puffs garnered $800, and two pies in the face netted $1,123 during the annual Ramona Junior Fair Pie Auction Saturday evening. Donations for the junior fair fundraiser totaled $20,531 from the barbecue dinner, pie auction, after auction food sales and individual donations. This…