Front Porch

Latest stories

1h
CBS Baltimore
Home Damaged After Being Struck By Lightning In EssexBaltimore County was damaged after being struck by lightning on Thursday. A fa
Home Damaged After Being Struck By Lightning In Essex
CBS Baltimore / Posted an hour ago
Baltimore County was damaged after being struck by lightning on Thursday. A family in Essex says they were sitting on the front porch watching an afternoon storm roll in when they saw a lightning strike. Moments later, another lightning strike... Read more
1h
ClickOnDetroit
Grandfather wakes up to home invasion on Detroit's east sidethe local mother said. She asked not to be identified. “But before that, they r
Grandfather wakes up to home invasion on Detroit's east side
ClickOnDetroit / Posted an hour ago
the local mother said. She asked not to be identified. “But before that, they ripped off the camera I had attached to the front porch.” The home invasion took place in the 3000 block of Montclair Street on Detroit’s east side Thursday at about... Read more
1h
Deseret News
Despite 'many signs of being intoxicated,' W. Jordan councilman avoids DUI chargebody camera video starts as Bowman and Sgt. Marc Wright approach Haaga's house
Despite 'many signs of being intoxicated,' W. Jordan councilman avoids DUI charge
Deseret News / Posted an hour ago
body camera video starts as Bowman and Sgt. Marc Wright approach Haaga's house and find him sitting in a chair on his front porch. They show him the set of keys that was taken from him at the bar and ask him what happened. "The best person to... Read more
1h
FOX 43 Harrisburg
‘I’m going to rob you’ Police catch Lancaster city burglary suspect in the actof a burglary in progress. Upon arriving, officers located the suspect, identi
‘I’m going to rob you’ Police catch Lancaster city burglary suspect in the act
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted an hour ago
of a burglary in progress. Upon arriving, officers located the suspect, identified as Jarrad Taylor, 30, standing on the front porch of the address. Officers spoke to the victim, who told police that the suspect attempted to force his way inside... Read more
4h
NJ.com
Hoboken chef exposed himself to women, girls: policeand exposing himself and touching his genitals, the criminal complaint said. C
Hoboken chef exposed himself to women, girls: police
NJ.com / Posted 4 hours ago
and exposing himself and touching his genitals, the criminal complaint said. Capone is also charged with sitting on the front porch of a building on the 1000 block of Bloomfield Street on July 9 and exposing himself and touching his genitals in... Read more
4h
Breitbart
Haiti Press Covers ‘Clinton Cash’ Debate Challenge to Mark Cubansaid, expressing his willingness to debate Cuban in any venue or location, from
Haiti Press Covers ‘Clinton Cash’ Debate Challenge to Mark Cuban
Breitbart / Posted 4 hours ago
said, expressing his willingness to debate Cuban in any venue or location, from Breitbart News Daily to Cuban’s own front porch. “In fact, here’s an idea, Steve: why don’t Mark Cuban and I sit down in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and have a... Read more
5h
The News & Observer
Two Roosters Ice Cream, with wacky flavors, wants to open Raleigh shopmaking homemade ice cream with a hand-crank machine, rock salt and ice chips. T
Two Roosters Ice Cream, with wacky flavors, wants to open Raleigh shop
The News & Observer / Posted 5 hours ago
making homemade ice cream with a hand-crank machine, rock salt and ice chips. Two black wooden roosters perched on the front porch. After graduating from N.C. State University and taking a job in finance, Plummer felt unsure of what he wanted... Read more
5h
Vail Daily
Outlaws & Legends Music Festival comes to Nottingham Park in Avon, July 29-30dedicated scholars at Texas A&M. Keen was part of a four-piece bluegrass band o
Outlaws & Legends Music Festival comes to Nottingham Park in Avon, July 29-30
Vail Daily / Posted 5 hours ago
dedicated scholars at Texas A&M. Keen was part of a four-piece bluegrass band of fellow Aggies who called themselves the Front Porch Boys, which worked out well for Keen because it was his front porch. “We’d make comments about everybody who... Read more
6h
Al.com
Devon Martes, teen killed by Louisiana deputy, 'was not the victim,' sheriff saysvehicles. Deputies flooded the area as the suspects were seen jumping a fence
Devon Martes, teen killed by Louisiana deputy, 'was not the victim,' sheriff says
Al.com / Posted 6 hours ago
vehicles. Deputies flooded the area as the suspects were seen jumping a fence near the lot. A man smoking a cigarette on a front porch nearby called 911 after he spotted a person running towards the back of the newspaper's warehouse, according to... Read more
37 related stories
6h
Connecticut Post
Man bagged after pot deliverycontained three and a half pounds of marijuana, police said. On Wednesday poli
Man bagged after pot delivery
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
contained three and a half pounds of marijuana, police said. On Wednesday police said the package arrived on Prince’s front porch. After ensuring the coast was clear, police said Prince quickly dragged the package into his home. They said they... Read more
6h
Dallas Morning News
Woman steals 2 dogs off porch of Austin-area home in broad daylightsaid his dogs, Rocky and Panda, escaped out of the gate while he was doing yard
Woman steals 2 dogs off porch of Austin-area home in broad daylight
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 hours ago
said his dogs, Rocky and Panda, escaped out of the gate while he was doing yard work and went to sit on his shaded front porch in Pflugerville, just north of Austin, KVUE reports. Henderson said the porch was the first place he looked once... Read more
4 related stories
7h
Dallas Morning News
Surveillance video captures woman stealing two dogs from Austin-area home in broad daylightman's dogs were stolen in broad daylight Sunday by a woman recorded in surveill
Surveillance video captures woman stealing two dogs from Austin-area home in broad daylight
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 hours ago
man's dogs were stolen in broad daylight Sunday by a woman recorded in surveillance footage picking them up from the front porch. Kentavious Henderson said his dogs "Rocky" and "Panda" got out of the gate while he was doing yard work at his... Read more
4 related stories
7h
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Conference to focus on importance of front porchof things synonymous with the South, from sweet tea to rocking chairs. One plac
Conference to focus on importance of front porch
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
of things synonymous with the South, from sweet tea to rocking chairs. One place you can find both of those items is on a front porch, which is the topic of discussion for an upcoming conference. Conference on the Front Porch will focus on the... Read more
8h
FOX News
Shipping Container Home May Be the First of Many in HoustonIf you imagine living inside, say, a FedEx box, think again. At first glance, t
Shipping Container Home May Be the First of Many in Houston
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
If you imagine living inside, say, a FedEx box, think again. At first glance, the home looks like a cozy cottage, with a front porch, peaked roof, and cheery blue hue. On closer inspection, its industrial roots are evident. Still, "it catches... Read more
9h
Al.com
Arrest made in gang-related drive-by shooting, Selma police sayand charged with hindering prosecution first degree, which is a class a felony.
Arrest made in gang-related drive-by shooting, Selma police say
Al.com / Posted 9 hours ago
and charged with hindering prosecution first degree, which is a class a felony. Police claim Jackson was standing on a front porch of a residence in the 900 block of King Street when he shot Vontrayvious Bennett in the head. Bennett, 19, of... Read more
9h
WTSP-TV Tampa
Caught on Video: Woman steals two dogs from homein Pflugerville. "They got out of the gate and came out front," Henderson said
Caught on Video: Woman steals two dogs from home
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 9 hours ago
in Pflugerville. "They got out of the gate and came out front," Henderson said. Henderson thinks they ran to the front porch where they like to sit because it's shaded. When he realized they were missing that was the first place he... Read more
4 related stories
10h
11 News Houston
Woman steals two dogs from home in Pflugervillein Pflugerville. "They got out of the gate and came out front," Henderson said
Woman steals two dogs from home in Pflugerville
11 News Houston / Posted 10 hours ago
in Pflugerville. "They got out of the gate and came out front," Henderson said. Henderson thinks they ran to the front porch where they like to sit because it's shaded. When he realized they were missing that was the first place he... Read more
4 related stories
10h
NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Boy, 5, Launches Canned Food DriveSchool of Fort Worth wants to help Miles do more. The school at 3420 Clayton Ro
Boy, 5, Launches Canned Food Drive
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 10 hours ago
School of Fort Worth wants to help Miles do more. The school at 3420 Clayton Road East set boxes on the front porch for people who want to drop off donations. The Tarrant Area Food Bank suggests canned meats, canned fruits,... Read more
12h
The Times Leader
1-old drowns in central Ohio backyard poolOhio (AP) — Police say a 1-year-old boy has drowned after he fell into a backya
1-old drowns in central Ohio backyard pool
The Times Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
Ohio (AP) — Police say a 1-year-old boy has drowned after he fell into a backyard pool while his parents were on the front porch of a central Ohio home. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2adz6nt ) Gage McCann was playing in the... Read more
12h
Gazette
Planning applications received from South Gloucestershire Council and Stroud District CouncilTHE following planning applications have been received by South Gloucestershire
Planning applications received from South Gloucestershire Council and Stroud District Council
Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
THE following planning applications have been received by South Gloucestershire Council:- Cotswold Edge: Erection of front porch (Resubmission of PK15/4883/F). Fieldfare House, Badminton Road, Acton Turville.(Mr Farrell). Almondsbury: Construction... Read more
16h
Your Hometown Lima Stations
1-old drowns in central Ohio backyard poolOhio (AP) - Police say a 1-year-old boy has drowned after he fell into a backya
1-old drowns in central Ohio backyard pool
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 hours ago
Ohio (AP) - Police say a 1-year-old boy has drowned after he fell into a backyard pool while his parents were on the front porch of a central Ohio home. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2adz6nt ) Gage McCann was playing in the... Read more
20h
Jefferson City News Tribune
Local man charged after endangered person searchat a residence in the 900 block of Jefferson Street. Officers responded to the
Local man charged after endangered person search
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
at a residence in the 900 block of Jefferson Street. Officers responded to the residence where they located Clark on the front porch and Johnson inside the apartment. Johnson was immediately taken into custody and transported to the Jefferson... Read more
6 related stories
20h
KVUE-TV Austin
Woman steals two dogs from home in Pflugervillein Pflugerville. "They got out of the gate and came out front," Henderson said
Woman steals two dogs from home in Pflugerville
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 20 hours ago
in Pflugerville. "They got out of the gate and came out front," Henderson said. Henderson thinks they ran to the front porch where they like to sit because it's shaded. When he realized they were missing that was the first place he... Read more
4 related stories
21h
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Man crashed through Pittsburgh FBI gate as 'cry for help,' friends, family sayramming the gates to the FBI building on Pittsburgh's South Side. In May 2013,
Man crashed through Pittsburgh FBI gate as 'cry for help,' friends, family say
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 21 hours ago
ramming the gates to the FBI building on Pittsburgh's South Side. In May 2013, Phillip Fabiano hired Ross to renovate his front porch in Squirrel Hill. Fabiano filed a lawsuit, which was never served because Ross couldn’t be located. The lawsuit... Read more
22h
The Globe and Mail
From living space to bygone tradition, porches now a platform for nostalgiaSituated in a leafy neighbourhood in central Toronto, the house had been built
From living space to bygone tradition, porches now a platform for nostalgia
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
Situated in a leafy neighbourhood in central Toronto, the house had been built in the early 1900s, and its large wraparound front porch reached out like a hand in friendly greeting. In fact, the decision to buy the house, which ended up being a deep... Read more
1d
Columbus Alive
Columbus’ music community wrestles with allegations of sexual assault in the local scenefirst experienced public blowback when BravoArtist booked and subsequently canc
Columbus’ music community wrestles with allegations of sexual assault in the local scene
Columbus Alive / Posted yesterday
first experienced public blowback when BravoArtist booked and subsequently canceled a March 2015 Woodlands Tavern show with Front Porch Step, a.k.a. Ohio-based singer and songwriter Jake McElfresh, who was accused of engaging in inappropriate text... Read more
1d
Q13 FOX Seattle
Police investigating racist letter targeting West Seattle familyand then I saw a piece of paper there. Like, what is that?” Stephanie Endres s
Police investigating racist letter targeting West Seattle family
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
and then I saw a piece of paper there. Like, what is that?” Stephanie Endres said she found the letter sitting on her front porch Tuesday night in her Pigeon Point neighborhood of West Seattle. “I didn’t really get much sleep last night,” she... Read more
1d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Johnson County man stops crime, holds burglar at gunpointon him and said 'you get out of here, you get out of here now'," Barr said. Ba
Johnson County man stops crime, holds burglar at gunpoint
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
on him and said 'you get out of here, you get out of here now'," Barr said. Barr said he was so unsteady, he fell onto her front porch when she pushed him, but that gave her time to call for help. Luckily, her daughter and son-in-law live next... Read more
1d
Daily Herald
10 years' prison for Elgin shooting, cocaine arrestthe victim called Rivera to his residence at about 4 a.m. May 27, 2015, and the
10 years' prison for Elgin shooting, cocaine arrest
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
the victim called Rivera to his residence at about 4 a.m. May 27, 2015, and they had an argument after talking on the front porch. The victim stood up to go inside, but Rivera shot him twice and left the area, prosecutors said. Police were... Read more
1d
Connecticut Post
Shipping container housing complex to be developed in Houston's Fifth Wardtiny home. Its facade tricks the eye into imagining a Craftsman-style bungalow.
Shipping container housing complex to be developed in Houston's Fifth Ward
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
tiny home. Its facade tricks the eye into imagining a Craftsman-style bungalow. A look just beyond the structure's small front porch reveals it to be a royal-blue-hued shipping container, the kind that typically transport industrial and consumer... Read more
1d
New York Post
Slain cop’s family cuts ribbon at newly renovated homesteel appliances, 3.5 new bathrooms, a refurbished basement, new lighting, wind
Slain cop’s family cuts ribbon at newly renovated home
New York Post / Posted yesterday
steel appliances, 3.5 new bathrooms, a refurbished basement, new lighting, windows, electric and plumbing work, a new front porch, and new siding to the house. “We’re still far from peace of mind,” Ramos’ sister Sindy told reporters, adding... Read more
1d
The Forward
Will Bill Clinton’s Spiritual Masterpiece Humanize Hillary for America?This was neither Bill Clinton the policy wonk nor Bill Clinton the ethically ch
Will Bill Clinton’s Spiritual Masterpiece Humanize Hillary for America?
The Forward / Posted yesterday
This was neither Bill Clinton the policy wonk nor Bill Clinton the ethically challenged president, but Grandpa Bill on his front porch in Little Rock (never mind Chappaqua), reminiscing about the love of his life. The first part of the speech, as... Read more
1d
The Fairfield Ledger
3 BR Home in Birmingham w/ Garage and Fenced YardThree bedrooms each with closets. Full bath w/ tub and shower. Cellar and parti
3 BR Home in Birmingham w/ Garage and Fenced Yard
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted yesterday
Three bedrooms each with closets. Full bath w/ tub and shower. Cellar and partial crawlspace with new sump pump, covered front porch, and detached one-car garage complete this lovely home. Call ERA Fairfield Real Estate 641-472-2353, Karen... Read more
1d
The Mercury News
George Miller a workaholic retiree since leaving Congressit would have been understandable if, upon returning home to Martinez, he plopp
George Miller a workaholic retiree since leaving Congress
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
it would have been understandable if, upon returning home to Martinez, he plopped wearily into a rocking chair on his front porch in anticipation of the first neighborhood kid to dare run across his lawn. But no. "I've been doing a lot of... Read more
1d
KCCI 8 Des Moines
Tickets still available for these Iowa State Fair Grandstand actsby phone at 800/745-3000 and through the Iowa State Fair Ticket Office. The Io
Tickets still available for these Iowa State Fair Grandstand acts
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
by phone at 800/745-3000 and through the Iowa State Fair Ticket Office. The Iowa State Fair Ticket Office, located on the front porch of the Administration Building, is open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to Noon on... Read more
1d
Jefferson City News Tribune
JC man arrested for assault after endangered person advisory issuedat a residence in the 900 block of Jefferson Street. Officers responded to tha
JC man arrested for assault after endangered person advisory issued
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
at a residence in the 900 block of Jefferson Street. Officers responded to that residence where they located Clark on the front porch and Johnson inside the apartment. Johnson was immediately taken into custody and transported to the Jefferson... Read more
1d
The Lake County Record-Bee
A Good Daymistake, which affected my friend and all his relatives. Vince Syphax, a longt
A Good Day
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted yesterday
mistake, which affected my friend and all his relatives. Vince Syphax, a longtime friend, stopped by. We sat on my front porch, as Cleo listened from where she sat a few feet away, while he told me the purpose of his visit. He told me he... Read more
1d
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Man wounded in shooting in DuBoistownroom while officers from South Williamsport and state troopers assisted in proc
Man wounded in shooting in DuBoistown
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
room while officers from South Williamsport and state troopers assisted in processing the shooting scene, which was the front porch of the father-in-law's home, Snyder said. The father-in-law was taken into custody without incident and was... Read more
1d
The New Yorker
The Trans Community of Christopher Streetand magenta. Venus’s big blond hair hovered over her lanky body. She held a cig
The Trans Community of Christopher Street
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
and magenta. Venus’s big blond hair hovered over her lanky body. She held a cigarette as if the Village were her own front porch. It was in the Village, on Christopher Street and the nearby piers, where many trans and queer people first... Read more
1d
Philly.com
Gabby Giffords, gun victims' mothers urge sensible gun controlsat the hip ever since." In July 2001, Donnelly's son, Justin, was 19 when he w
Gabby Giffords, gun victims' mothers urge sensible gun controls
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
at the hip ever since." In July 2001, Donnelly's son, Justin, was 19 when he was stabbed to death while sitting on the front porch of a house on Champlost Avenue in Olney. Five months later, Johnson-Speight's son, Khaaliq Johnson, 24, was shot... Read more
1d
OregonLive.com
Former 'Krude Rude Brood' gangster testifies others tried to remove his tattoo with sander, kill himand identity theft. Remington testified that he thought Bartol, Corbit and one
Former 'Krude Rude Brood' gangster testifies others tried to remove his tattoo with sander, kill him
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
and identity theft. Remington testified that he thought Bartol, Corbit and one unidentified man kidnapped him from the front porch of a Gresham home in retaliation for the theft of some gang members' property months earlier. Remington said he... Read more
1d
Al.com
Alabama girl drowned in swimming pool saving her sister's lifeshe declined saying that she wanted to finish her granddaughter's walk home. J
Alabama girl drowned in swimming pool saving her sister's life
Al.com / Posted yesterday
she declined saying that she wanted to finish her granddaughter's walk home. Just a block away Semaj Boyd waited on the front porch for her grandmother to arrive home. She reflected on some of the things her sister, who would've been going back... Read more
2 related stories
1d
The Chattanoogan
Derrick Richardson Says He Was Wrongly Convicted Of Murder 24 Years Agoduring his trial, had repeatedly lied on the stand. He said Ms. Davis, who duri
Derrick Richardson Says He Was Wrongly Convicted Of Murder 24 Years Ago
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
during his trial, had repeatedly lied on the stand. He said Ms. Davis, who during the trial claimed to have been on her front porch at the time of the murder, observing Richardson take the victim’s wallet and shoot his legs, was inside her... Read more
2d
The Tampa Tribune
5 Things to Know in Florida for July 27BY SHOTS FIRED INTO THE AIR In a news release, Boynton Beach police said 25-ye
5 Things to Know in Florida for July 27
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
BY SHOTS FIRED INTO THE AIR In a news release, Boynton Beach police said 25-year-old Julio Felix was sitting on his front porch Monday night when he heard gunshots. He went inside and realized he'd been shot in the buttocks. Later police... Read more
2d
TribLIVE
Volunteers gear up for Guyasuta Days’ 20th yearcelebrating the borough. The couple, who have lived in Sharpsburg for 38 years
Volunteers gear up for Guyasuta Days’ 20th year
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
celebrating the borough. The couple, who have lived in Sharpsburg for 38 years, enjoy the community. They sit on the front porch of their Mary Street home almost every day. Tony says, “There is still a good mix of people who have been here... Read more
2d
KWGN Denver
Historic Molly Brown House undergoes 1st major restoration projectMuseum. For the first time in more than 40 years, the museum is undergoing its
Historic Molly Brown House undergoes 1st major restoration project
KWGN Denver / Posted 2 days ago
Museum. For the first time in more than 40 years, the museum is undergoing its first major restoration. From its iconic front porch to the carriage house roof, there’s plenty to fix up! Historic Denver has been trying to raise $2 million — $1... Read more
2d
Stamford Advocate
A house fit for sports journalism royaltyto Westport architect Ann Lathrop, of Sellers Lathrop architectural firm. Enter
A house fit for sports journalism royalty
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
to Westport architect Ann Lathrop, of Sellers Lathrop architectural firm. Enter the house from the columned and covered front porch into the two “room” foyer, which has skylights. The spacious formal living room has a cathedral ceiling with... Read more
3 related stories
2d
Darien News-Review
A house fit for sports journalism royaltyto Westport architect Ann Lathrop, of Sellers Lathrop architectural firm. Enter
A house fit for sports journalism royalty
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
to Westport architect Ann Lathrop, of Sellers Lathrop architectural firm. Enter the house from the columned and covered front porch into the two “room” foyer, which has skylights. The spacious formal living room has a cathedral ceiling with... Read more
3 related stories
2d
WPBF Palm Beach
Men struck by falling bullets in Boynton Beachinto the air on Northwest 20th Court, Boynton Beach police said. Police said 2
Men struck by falling bullets in Boynton Beach
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 2 days ago
into the air on Northwest 20th Court, Boynton Beach police said. Police said 25-year-old Julio Felix was sitting on the front porch of his home in the 1900 block of Norhtwest Second Court around 8:40 p.m. Monday when he heard multiple gunshots... Read more
2 related stories
2d
Barrie Examiner
UP landing at Heritage Park: SEE TRAILERlost world of his childhood dreams. Unbeknownst to Carl, an overeager 8-year-ol
UP landing at Heritage Park: SEE TRAILER
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
lost world of his childhood dreams. Unbeknownst to Carl, an overeager 8-year-old Wilderness Explorer Russell is on Carl's front porch! The world's most unlikely duo meet fantastic friends like Dug, a dog with a special collar that allows him to... Read more
More

People in this news