New York teenager sets apartment on fire, jumps to death from rooftop

A mentally ill teenager jumped from the top of a Manhattan apartment building on Saturday that he had apparently set on fire. Jamel Martinez, 18, started a fire in his apartment on the 10th floor of NYCHA’s East River Houses on E 105th Street at around 4:40 p.m. before jumping off the roof to his […]

Orange Lutheran remains undefeated; big wins for Villa Park, Brea Olinda – Orange County Register

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now Orange Lutheran claimed a 42-24 victory over Notre Dame de Sherman Oaks on Friday at Notre Dame High. The Lancers scored 21 straight points in the second and third quarters to pull away from the Irish. Logan Gonzalez threw touchdown passes to […]

“The village, where everyone is someone special”; the family inheritance is caring, helping | Local

“We wanted to do something for the ‘unsung heroes’,” he said. “My mother and I combined our visions of the ‘Village’. We pay tribute to people in public safety or corrections, social services, religious leaders and the elderly. We recognize them for the good they have done in the community or in their professional status […]

15 years ago, a doctor blew up his townhouse on the Upper East Side

On July 10, 2006, a four-story townhouse at 34 East 62nd Street collapsed after an explosion. It turned out that the owner Dr Nicholas Bartha had tampered with the gas line in order to blow up his house and commit suicide in the process to avoid selling the historic house and giving his ex-wife half […]

Atlanta Police Investigate Apartments For Burnt, Boarded Up Buildings

item The Atlanta Police Department’s Code Enforcement Unit conducted an investigation at 900 New Town Circle (Forest Cove Apartments) to investigate and document complaints and ongoing issues related to code violations. (FOX 5 Atlanta) ATLANTA – Atlanta Police discovered 150 breaches of the code during an investigation into an apartment complex that is the subject […]

Located on the “Flower Coast” of northern France, Deauville offers historic half-timbered townhouses and sumptuous country chateaux.

Located on the magnificent Côte Fleurie— “Côte des Fleurs” —de Normandy Deauville has been an upscale vacation spot for wealthy French and international tourists since the 1800s, attracting celebrities, well-heeled Parisians and avid horse riders, drawn to the region for its world-famous stud farms and horse racing. Nicknamed “the queen of Norman beaches”, it is […]

The style of a downtown abbey throughout the traditional villa of Ayr is considered a ‘period gem’

The interior of this traditional three-bed villa wouldn’t look out of place on the set of an episode of Downton Abbey. Estate agent Donald Ross describes number 38 Holmston Road, Ayr, as a ‘period gem’ that offers ‘the highest level of traditional quality’ while enjoying modern furnishings. Entrance to the semi-detached property is through an […]

Development planned to transform a closed house into a four-unit townhouse

Demolition is underway on the boarded up house at 48 3rd St. (Photo credit: Joe Werkmeister) A dilapidated house on 48 3rd St. is expected to be redeveloped into a two story, four unit townhouse. The downtown Riverhead property was sold earlier this year for $ 210,000 to Hammer Brothers Enterprises, LLC, according to a […]

Apples and Baseball in Sauder Village | Local News

ARCHBOLD – Sauder Village will host this fall with Apple Week – a special event featuring apple-themed recipes, hands-on apple activities, cider pressing and more. From Wednesday to September 25, customers will have the opportunity to enjoy apple-related activities throughout the historic village and delicious apple treats. September 25 is also the annual vintage baseball […]

College Station apartment shootings in one month, neighbors concerned for safety

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX) – A shootout occurred for the second time this month at an apartment complex off University Oaks and Stallings on Friday. College Station police were called to the scene at around 7.20 a.m., the same time parents like Amber Ray were taking their children to school. “I heard like a bunch […]