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  • Community news for Jewett City edition

    Birth announcements WINDHAM HOSPITAL Annaliese Jacqueline, daughter, to Ruth Spruell and Eddie Torres of Yantic. Classic Car & Truck Show NORWICH – The 6th Annual Car & Truck Show will be held at The Holy New Martyrs Church, 364 Canterbury Tpke....
  • Albino children hunted, maimed in Tanzania now healing in Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA: In Tanzania, superstition dictates that people with albinism are both despised as damaged demons and prized for mystical powers. Deemed to be ghosts because of their lack of pigmentation, albino children are hunted by shamans, who use their...
  • Community news for Putnam edition

    Particle Accelerator daylong music festival PUTNAM - Hundreds of local residents came out to Rotary Park Saturday, June13, for the 9th Annual Particle Accelerator, a 20 band, daylong music festival. A record $7,500 was raised for United Services, a...
  • Problem-solving partnerships

    Hampton and Newport News may have some friendly rivalries — this summer's Mayors Cup blood drive, for example, is a competition designed to increase lifesaving donations to the Red Cross. But when big issues arise, we work closely together....
  • Fire at gun enthusiast's O.C. home caused ammunition to explode

    Fire at gun enthusiast's O.C. home caused ammunition to explode
    Rounds of ammunition exploded Wednesday as flames tore through a Yorba Linda home for more than hour, gutting the two-story residence and damaging nearby homes, authorities said. About 1:40 p.m., the blaze erupted in the backyard of the home in the...
  • 2 injured in early morning Pittsburgh fire

    Authorities say two people were injured in an early morning fire that struck two homes and prompted evacuations on Pittsburgh's North Side. Public safety officials said the blaze was reported at about 5 a.m. Sunday in a home in the Troy Hill...
  • The Latest: Storm leaves 1 dead on South Dakota reservation

    5 p.m. CDT One man was killed when his trailer home toppled during a storm that brought rain and straight-line winds blowing at more than 80 mph to some Native American reservations in central South Dakota. The American Red Cross opened an emergency...
  • World Refugee Day marked in downtown Baltimore

    World Refugee Day marked in downtown Baltimore
    Nicole Tingler and her relatives passed through various stations set up in McKeldin Square on Saturday to raise awareness about the world's refugee crisis. They pressed their hands into paint to leave handprints on a wall. They learned about how...
  • Community Digest: B&A Trail, Fill a Bus at Wegmans and more

    Community Digest: B&A Trail, Fill a Bus at Wegmans and more
    Music on the B&A Trail Concerts will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 4 and 18, and Aug. 1, 15 and 29 at the Baltimore and Annapolis Trail Ranger Station. Sunday concerts will take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. July 12, July 19 and July 26 at...
  • 77 civilians killed in Burundi unrest, says rights activist

    At least 77 civilians have been killed in clashes with Burundi's security forces since the start of anti-government protests in April, a rights activist said Friday. Another 1,000 people have been arrested and dozens of prisoners tortured, Pierre...
  • 12 women who would be great choices for new $10 bill

    12 women who would be great choices for new $10 bill
    The face of the $10 bill is changing in 2020. It will be the first bill in more than a century to feature a woman.  But who? With so many prominent American women in the history of this great country, whose likeness deserves to replace (or possibly...