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Daily Herald
First Community named 2016 bank and thriftfranchise to be recognized as one of the premier small-cap banks in the country
First Community named 2016 bank and thrift
Daily Herald / Posted 42 minutes ago
franchise to be recognized as one of the premier small-cap banks in the country." First Community Financial Bank, based in Plainfield, has locations in Joliet, Plainfield, Homer Glen, Channahon, Naperville, Burr Ridge, Mazon, Braidwood, and Coal... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Clown sightings continue in Guernsey County areainvolved a single person dressed as a clown. In the final report of the night,
Clown sightings continue in Guernsey County area
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
involved a single person dressed as a clown. In the final report of the night, three alleged clowns were reported at a Plainfield Road property. None of the callers reported being chased by the individuals dressed as clowns although one was... Read more
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Daily Herald
Will County ballots feature four countywide racesleader to oversee economic development, infrastructure and growth to balance th
Will County ballots feature four countywide races
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
leader to oversee economic development, infrastructure and growth to balance the county's rural, suburban and urban needs. Plainfield resident Laurie McPhillips has past elected experience as Will County recorder and a Will County board member and... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Man Charged With Robbing Suburban Target StoreA man has been arrested and charged with robbing a Target store at gunpoint las
Man Charged With Robbing Suburban Target Store
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
A man has been arrested and charged with robbing a Target store at gunpoint last month in southwest suburban Plainfield. Antonio S. Epps, 32, is charged with robbing the Target on Aug. 28 at 12800 Route 59 in Plainfield, according to a statement... Read more
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Daily Journal
Vineland Police for Sept. 2729, of the 300 block of Linwood Avenue, was arrested Thursday at Park Avenue an
Vineland Police for Sept. 27
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
29, of the 300 block of Linwood Avenue, was arrested Thursday at Park Avenue and Myrtle Street on a warrant issued by North Plainfield Municipal Court. Ozzie Carrasquillo, 29, of the 300 block of West Pear Street, was arrested Saturday at Fourth... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Police identify woman, 59, found dead near US 131 carpool lotPLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, MICH. - The death of a woman found almost two weeks ago ne
Police identify woman, 59, found dead near US 131 carpool lot
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, MICH. - The death of a woman found almost two weeks ago near a carpool lot has been ruled a suicide, officials say. The body of Anna Marie Schelling, 59, was found by two women walking in the woods around 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Alicia Keys goes head to head with Blake Shelton in The VoiceI would like to be with is Alicia Keys,’ he decided The first artist of the ni
Alicia Keys goes head to head with Blake Shelton in The Voice
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
I would like to be with is Alicia Keys,’ he decided The first artist of the night was 23-year-old Bindi Liebowitz, from Plainfield, New Jersey. The gospel trained singer did Bust Your Windows by Jazmine Sullivan. Blake and Adam were both... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Former Newark archbishop's funeral attended by hundreds of peoplein Rome and receive a doctorate in theology. He said Gerety offered him the opp
Former Newark archbishop's funeral attended by hundreds of people
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
in Rome and receive a doctorate in theology. He said Gerety offered him the opportunity while he was a parochial vicar in Plainfield and after he had requested a three-month sabbatical. “That changed my life forever, and I was deeply grateful,”... Read more
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Daily Herald
Residents escape Naperville house fireto determine what sparked the fire. Firefighters were assisted by Naperville p
Residents escape Naperville house fire
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
to determine what sparked the fire. Firefighters were assisted by Naperville police, the city's electric department and transportation, engineering and development department, NICOR Gas and fire agencies from Bolingbrook, Plainfield and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
2 North Jersey NJ Transit buses crash in Lincoln Tunnel, 46 injuredsplit one of the buses nearly in half. In July, an NJ Transit bus from Paterson
2 North Jersey NJ Transit buses crash in Lincoln Tunnel, 46 injured
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
split one of the buses nearly in half. In July, an NJ Transit bus from Paterson was rear-ended by another agency bus from Plainfield, injuring 14 of the 103 passengers on the two buses. This article contains material from The Associated Press.... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
2 North Jersey NJ Transit buses crash in Lincoln Tunnel, 44 injuredof the buses nearly in half. A month earlier, an NJ Transit bus from Paterson
2 North Jersey NJ Transit buses crash in Lincoln Tunnel, 44 injured
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the buses nearly in half. A month earlier, an NJ Transit bus from Paterson was rear-ended by another agency bus from Plainfield – injuring 14 of the 103 passengers on the two buses. This article contains material from The Associated Press.... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Community rallies as investigation continues in fatal Plainfield fire PLAINFIELD – As fire officials work to determine the cause of a fatal fire th
Community rallies as investigation continues in fatal Plainfield fire
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
PLAINFIELD – As fire officials work to determine the cause of a fatal fire that killed a Plainfield girl last week and sent her mother to a burn unit with serious injuries, the... Read more
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NJ Biz
Crunch Fitness signs lease in Franklin Twp.a 23,000-square-foot space at the shopping center, located at 945 Easton Ave.
Crunch Fitness signs lease in Franklin Twp.
NJ Biz / Posted 3 days ago
a 23,000-square-foot space at the shopping center, located at 945 Easton Ave. Chuck Lanyard, president of the Paramus-based Goldstein Group, brokered the deal on behalf of the tenant and the property owner, North Plainfield-based Levin Manag... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in History1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the fi
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the first time at the Stillman Music Hall in Plainfield, New Jersey. In 1914, the Federal Trade Commission was established. In 1937, the radio drama "The Shadow,"... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
@ Your Library: How to climb your family treeprogram in the series will be presented at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 and features Tina Beai
@ Your Library: How to climb your family tree
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
program in the series will be presented at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 and features Tina Beaird, genealogy and local history librarian at Plainfield Public Library. During Beaird’s presentation, “Identifying and Interpreting Historic Photos,” she will explain... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Today in HIstory, Sept. 26: West Side Story open on Broadway in 19571892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the fi
Today in HIstory, Sept. 26: West Side Story open on Broadway in 1957
Southwest Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the first time at the Stillman Music Hall in Plainfield, New Jersey. In 1914, the Federal Trade Commission was established. In 1937, the radio drama "The Shadow,"... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Hiking in CT goes high tech with new online mapping systemChaplin, Colchester, Columbia, Coventry, East Hampton, Hampton, Hebron Lebanon,
Hiking in CT goes high tech with new online mapping system
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
Chaplin, Colchester, Columbia, Coventry, East Hampton, Hampton, Hebron Lebanon, Manchester, Middlebury, Naugatuck, Oxford, Plainfield, Pomfret, Putnam Southbury Sterling, Thompson, Vernon and Windham. The project was supported in part by funding... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Today in history - Kennedy and Nixon face off in televised debate; WVIA-TV goes on the air1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the fi
Today in history - Kennedy and Nixon face off in televised debate; WVIA-TV goes on the air
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the first time at the Stillman Music Hall in Plainfield, New Jersey. In 1914, the Federal Trade Commission was established. In 1937, the radio drama "The Shadow,"... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 26, 20161892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the fi
This day in history, Sept. 26, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the first time at the Stillman Music Hall in Plainfield, New Jersey. In 1914, the Federal Trade Commission was established. In 1937, the radio drama "The Shadow,"... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanac1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the fi
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the first time at the Stillman Music Hall in Plainfield, New Jersey. In 1914, the Federal Trade Commission was established. In 1937, the radio drama "The Shadow,"... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in History1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the fi
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
1892, John Philip Sousa and his newly formed band performed publicly for the first time at the Stillman Music Hall in Plainfield, New Jersey. In 1914, the Federal Trade Commission was established. In 1937, the radio drama "The Shadow,"... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Iowans leave homes as floodwaters risenatural gas service disconnection because of flooding. Affected customers would
Iowans leave homes as floodwaters rise
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
natural gas service disconnection because of flooding. Affected customers would be contacted by phone, the company said. In Plainfield, natural gas was being shut off to 20 homes in low-lying area due to high water levels from the runoff. Police... Read more
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11 News Houston
Iowans leave homes as floodwaters risenatural gas service disconnection because of flooding. Affected customers would
Iowans leave homes as floodwaters rise
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
natural gas service disconnection because of flooding. Affected customers would be contacted by phone, the company said. In Plainfield, natural gas was being shut off to 20 homes in low-lying area due to high water levels from the runoff. Police... Read more
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The Brown and White
Teen killed in Rt. 33 crash remembered as free spirit, trusted friendbecoming an underwater welder while working part-time jobs at McDonald's and mo
Teen killed in Rt. 33 crash remembered as free spirit, trusted friend
The Brown and White / Posted 3 days ago
becoming an underwater welder while working part-time jobs at McDonald's and most recently, at a gas station. Stephens, of Plainfield Township, enjoyed the outdoors, hiking and spending time with close friends. She was a confidante to many and... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Suspect in Willimantic stabbing charged with attempted murderare searching for the suspect responsible for an overnight burglary of a VFW th
Suspect in Willimantic stabbing charged with attempted murder
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
are searching for the suspect responsible for an overnight burglary of a VFW that occurred on Saturday morning. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Witness to shootings: 'No one knew what was going on'campus,” said the recent graduate who now teaches English as a second language
Witness to shootings: 'No one knew what was going on'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
campus,” said the recent graduate who now teaches English as a second language to Spanish-speaking grade school students in Plainfield. “After last night, I’m completely shocked. I feel so freaked out. My heart is still racing. “I just hope the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Willimantic PD: Woman stabbed multiple timesare searching for the suspect responsible for an overnight burglary of a VFW th
Willimantic PD: Woman stabbed multiple times
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
are searching for the suspect responsible for an overnight burglary of a VFW that occurred on Saturday morning. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Hartford PD: Man shot and killedare searching for the suspect responsible for an overnight burglary of a VFW th
Hartford PD: Man shot and killed
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
are searching for the suspect responsible for an overnight burglary of a VFW that occurred on Saturday morning. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Daily Record
Stolen cooking oil in Randolph; party in Hackettstownby Caitlin Caffrey, 26, of Basking Ridge, backed into another vehicle driven by
Stolen cooking oil in Randolph; party in Hackettstown
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
by Caitlin Caffrey, 26, of Basking Ridge, backed into another vehicle driven by Estefani Brizuella-Garcia, 19, of North Plainfield. As a result of the crash, no injuries were reported and no summonses were issued. •On Sept. 18, police... Read more
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Bolingbrook Reporter
Gotta Do It: Sept. 25 Oct. 2Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit�fountaindale.org. • English as a
Gotta Do It: Sept. 25 Oct. 2
Bolingbrook Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit�fountaindale.org. • English as a Second Language Grammar Club – 10 a.m., Plainfield Public Library, 15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield. Call 815-263-8145�or email... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Neighborhood cleanup and cookout strengthens community bond in Hartforddriver of a car involved in a three car accident in Yantic remains in critical
Neighborhood cleanup and cookout strengthens community bond in Hartford
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
driver of a car involved in a three car accident in Yantic remains in critical condition at Yale New Haven Hospital. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Troopers search for suspect who robbed the Prospect VFWdriver of a car involved in a three car accident in Yantic remains in critical
Troopers search for suspect who robbed the Prospect VFW
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
driver of a car involved in a three car accident in Yantic remains in critical condition at Yale New Haven Hospital. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Connecticut's technical high schools plan to leave Constitution State Conferencethe ECC with schools like Wheeler there. It could even enhance the league, beca
Connecticut's technical high schools plan to leave Constitution State Conference
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
the ECC with schools like Wheeler there. It could even enhance the league, because our program fits in with schools like Plainfield and Griswold,” Hull said. “It can all be solved. We will find a new home.” Krot said he remains optimistic that... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
John WoodinBethany and Callie Watkins, and Lydia Gregory, 2 sisters Linda Wertz of Apache
John Woodin
Warren Times Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Bethany and Callie Watkins, and Lydia Gregory, 2 sisters Linda Wertz of Apache Junction, AZ and Janet Hall of Plainfield, NH, a special niece Brittney (Eddie) Nazario, and many other nieces and nephews. John is preceded in death by... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cleary’s hat trick lifts New Fairfield past Abbott Tech in boys soccer42, Vinal Tech/East Hampton/Goodwin Tech 0. ECC DIVISION II: Waterford 21, Mon
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cleary’s hat trick lifts New Fairfield past Abbott Tech in boys soccer
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 days ago
42, Vinal Tech/East Hampton/Goodwin Tech 0. ECC DIVISION II: Waterford 21, Montville 12. ECC DIVISION III: Windham 25, Plainfield 6. FCIAC DIV. I: New Canaan 49, Bridgeport Central 0; Ridgefield 49, Ludlowe 13. FCIAC DIV. II: Stamford 27,... Read more
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The News-Times
Cleary’s hat trick lifts New Fairfield past Abbott Tech in boys soccer42, Vinal Tech/East Hampton/Goodwin Tech 0. ECC DIVISION II: Waterford 21, Mon
Cleary’s hat trick lifts New Fairfield past Abbott Tech in boys soccer
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
42, Vinal Tech/East Hampton/Goodwin Tech 0. ECC DIVISION II: Waterford 21, Montville 12. ECC DIVISION III: Windham 25, Plainfield 6. FCIAC DIV. I: New Canaan 49, Bridgeport Central 0; Ridgefield 49, Ludlowe 13. FCIAC DIV. II: Stamford 27,... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
High school football scores for week 634, Paoli 28 Covington 14, Indiana Deaf 0 Culver Academy 54, Heritage 18 Dan
High school football scores for week 6
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
34, Paoli 28 Covington 14, Indiana Deaf 0 Culver Academy 54, Heritage 18 Danville 30, Southmont 28 Decatur Central 48, Plainfield 7 DeKalb 33, Huntington North 7 Delphi 24, N. White 14 Delta 47, New Castle 21 E. Central 57, S. Dearborn... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
HIGHLIGHTS: Decatur defeats Plainfield, now 5-1night for football in downtown Indy on Friday with three games being played at
HIGHLIGHTS: Decatur defeats Plainfield, now 5-1
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
night for football in downtown Indy on Friday with three games being played at two different venues. Decatur Central and Plainfield had the first game at Lucas Oil Stadium on Friday. The Hawks started big early in the game and never let... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
High school football scores for week 6Fishers 3 Bluffton 26, Southern Wells 6 Churubusco 49, Fremont 6 Columbus Ea
High school football scores for week 6
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
Fishers 3 Bluffton 26, Southern Wells 6 Churubusco 49, Fremont 6 Columbus East 49, Floyd Central 14 Decatur Central 48, Plainfield 7 DeKalb 33, Huntington North 7 E. Central 57, S. Dearborn 0 Eastern (Greene) 29, N. Central (Farmersburg)... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Cell Phone Customer Finds Multiple Cities’ Taxes on Billcould save money on a new contract. “When I hit taxes, that’s where I see thre
Cell Phone Customer Finds Multiple Cities’ Taxes on Bill
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
could save money on a new contract. “When I hit taxes, that’s where I see three different cities that I’m being taxed for: Plainfield, Lisle and Chicago,” Miller said. Government fees and taxes are nothing new to cell phone customers. However,... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
S&P Downgrades Hartford's bond rating to 'BBB'responsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High
S&P Downgrades Hartford's bond rating to 'BBB'
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
responsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High School has been identified by police. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Newington officer follows in father's footstepsresponsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High
Newington officer follows in father's footsteps
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
responsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High School has been identified by police. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
7-old girl injured after being struck by car in Coventryresponsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High
7-old girl injured after being struck by car in Coventry
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
responsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High School has been identified by police. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
AIDS Walk to be held in West Hartford on Saturday morningresponsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High
AIDS Walk to be held in West Hartford on Saturday morning
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
responsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High School has been identified by police. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Community supporting Lebanon farm after pumpkins stolenresponsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High
Community supporting Lebanon farm after pumpkins stolen
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
responsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High School has been identified by police. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
DMV launches pilot program to reduce wait timesresponsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High
DMV launches pilot program to reduce wait times
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
responsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High School has been identified by police. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
3 taken to hospital after crash in New Londonresponsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High
3 taken to hospital after crash in New London
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
responsible for writing a note threatening a shooting at Meriden's Maloney High School has been identified by police. Plainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old diesPlainfield community rallies to help family after 6-year-old... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Various Artists – ‘Backroom Blues – Volume 3’Great guitar work, drums and vocals combine for a sound that gets the CD off to
Various Artists – ‘Backroom Blues – Volume 3’
Blogcritics.org / Posted 5 days ago
Great guitar work, drums and vocals combine for a sound that gets the CD off to an impressive start. “The Ringing Phone” by Plainfield Slim gives you an old-time blues feel, and the old phone ringtone just tops it off. I’d heard the Trevor Sewell... Read more
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Officer.com
Officers Rescue Mother, Toddler From FirePLAINFIELD, Connecticut -- Police officers pulled a mother and her 18-month-old
Officers Rescue Mother, Toddler From Fire
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
PLAINFIELD, Connecticut -- Police officers pulled a mother and her 18-month-old son from a burning house Wednesday night, but were unable to save her 6-year-old daughter, authorities said. The girl's body was found in the living room of the house at... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Hartford police to join discussion following shootings in Tulsa, Charlottewords from an online video that protested the way young black men are treated.
Hartford police to join discussion following shootings in Tulsa, Charlotte
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
words from an online video that protested the way young black men are treated. 6-year-old girl killed in house fire in Plainfield6-year-old girl killed in house fire in Plainfield A 6-year-old girl was killed in a late night house fire in... Read more
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