Vacant West Allis storefronts may not stay empty for long, mayor says
West Allis will look into whether one of the vacant big box stores in the city could be turned into a sports center.
Men Arrested on Drug Charges in Marshall County
Four men were arrested in three separate incidents this week in Marshall County, with large amounts of marijuana being discovered at two different residences Wednesday afternoon, police on patrol in Benwood responded to a call complaining of a strong odor of marijuana. While investigating a residence at 2124 Marshall St., police allegedly saw a large jar of marijuana. A total of 75 grams of the drug allegedly was found, along with a scale, inside the home. The two men in the house, Travis Whitfield, 26 of McMechen, and Quinton Pozell, 26 of Benwood, consented to a search of the home, where Pozell lives, according to a criminal complaint. Whitfield and Pozell were both arrested and charged with possession with intent to deliver, a felony. Both remain lodged at the Northern Regional Jail in…
Geisinger partners for new projects
GHS and Highmark planning to build a Montoursville site Published: May 11, 2017 DANVILLE — Geisinger Health System and Pittsburgh-based insurance giant Highmark plan to join forces to build a medical campus in Montoursville, targeting...
Man recounts ‘fight for my life’ after being taken away in garbage truck
The homeless man who wound up inside a garbage truck in Bangor last week thought for certain he was going to die.
Religious understanding of transgender issues
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Jan. 30, 2017, that, “Starting today, we will accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the…
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Browse a selection of our newest articles for Friday, January 25.
‘Pavement broken’ on Cache Creek Casino hotel expansion
With community members, neighbors and local leaders looking on, leaders of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation “broke pavement” for the long-needed expansion of the hotel at their Cache Creek Casino Resort.Up to 459 new rooms will be add
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Rojo Rochester linked to salmonella outbreak
Rojo Mexican Bistro in Rochester has temporarily closed its doors while Oakland County health inspectors investigate the spread of a rare form of salmonella.“They voluntarily closed last week when there was another
Taylor Swift's new song comes out Thursday, new album due Nov. 10
Taylor Swift is done with cryptic messages on social media. The pop queen broke her silence Wednesday, revealing the name and release date of her next album.