File photo courtesy of Spencer Wright/Flickr A Texas father and son were airlifted to an area hospital Sunday following an alligator attack at Lake Charlotte, in Chambers County, Texas. As USA Today reports, the boy, Kaleb Hurley, 13,...Show More Summary
When Lake County, OH, Sheriff's Deputy Zach Ropos spotted a little girl standing behind a lemonade stand along his route, he didn't shut it down like police in Texas did earlier this month. He got out and bought a cup of lemonade and...Show More Summary
I received the following report last evening. The location is about 15 miles west of Whitehall, NY....across Lake George. I don't know the overall area that well and not sure how much Bigfoot activity has been reported there recently:Dear...Show More Summary
A Florida corrections officer pulled a gun on a couple who he said cut him off leaving a restaurant parking lot and tossed a burrito at his car. Thomas Thompson, a Lake County detention deputy, was charged with aggravated assault with a firearm and improper exhibition of a firearm in connection...
California's sustained drought continued to take its toll Wednesday as wildfires chewed through parched trees and vegetation from Shasta to San Bernardino counties.
A Florida cop is in trouble after he allegedly threatened a couple with his firearm during a road rage dispute. WFTV News reports that Lake County Sheriff’s deputy Thomas Thompson is accused of threatening to kill the couple during the incident. Show More Summary
David John Ruiz, a 59-year-old Latino, was killed Tuesday, June 16, in the 40200 block of 164th Street East in Lake Los Angeles, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. Deputies were called to the residence of Ruiz’s girlfriend about 1:18 p.m. Show More Summary
“Over the past 18 months, the photographer has documented most of San Luis Obispo County’s bodies of water, ranging from the small — Atascadero Lake and Laguna Lake in San Luis Obispo — to the sizable, such as Santa Margarita Lake, Lopez Lake east of Arroyo Grande, Nacimiento Lake northwest of Paso Robles and Whale […]
Authorities identified the body of a woman who was found in a lake in the Springfield area as that of 22-year-old Leslie P. Brassfield of Fairfax.Police in Fairfax County said in a statement that the “cause and manner of death are still under investigation.”Read full article >>
Chef Tyler Williams, formerly of Woodfire Grill which closed last month, is opening a Neapolitan-style pizza joint on Lake Burton next week. By Hand sits on LaPrade’s Marina and will offer counter service as well as lakeside takeout...
A body was found Sunday morning in Huntsman Lake in Springfield, Fairfax County police said.A person saw the body floating in the lake and called police around 11 a.m., said Lucy Caldwell, spokeswoman for the Fairfax County Police Department. The body has not been identified and no further information is available.Read full article >>
A Jimmy John’s restaurant located at 605 E. 400 S. in Salt Lake City, Utah, has been closed by the county’s Environmental Health Services – Bureau of Food Protection because of an imminent health hazard. A report from the Salt Lake County Health Department stated: “This establishment was closed for an imminent health hazard in response... Continue Reading
Sheriff's deputies in Florida nabbed employees of Disney World, Universal Studios and SeaWorld in a gigantic prostitution and child sex sting last month. Lake and Polk County deputies announced on June 2 that they had arrested 101 suspects in the operation, called "L & P" (for Lake and Polk). Show More Summary
What was a Florida camper thinking about when he called 911 to ask the operator out on a date? On Wednesday, Lake County police arrested Eduardo “Edward” Raoul Garcia when he called an emergency dispatcher repeatedly, made passes atShow More Summary
Residents of a Georgia community are trying to process how a lake vanishes overnight. Homeowners in Coweta County went to bed last Sunday night and woke up to find that Aspen Lake had simply disappeared, according to a USA Today report. Show More Summary
Lake Apopka Restoration Area in Lake County Florida is fast-becoming one of the best bird magnets in all of Florida....
Residents in Coweta County, Georgia, woke after a thunderstorm Sunday night to find that their beloved Aspen Lake had completely disappeared. As the lake residents slept, the heavy rains caused the 50-year-old damn to give way. The water flowed into a downstream swamp and the entire lake had vanished. Show More Summary
A Los Angeles County sheriff's sergeant shot a man who brandished a weapon Monday evening near the Metro Orange Line busway in Lake Balboa, authorities said.
The Round Hill Aquatic Center at Woodgrove Park opened last week, almost 24 years after it was proffered to Loudoun County in a rezoning that allowed development of the Villages of Round Hill, Mountain Valley and Lake Point.Read full article >>
One Ohio judge is laying down the law — and giving those convicted a little more than they bargained for when they step into his courtroom! On Thursday, a case came before Lake County Judge Michael A. Cicconetti involving a woman named Victoria Bascom. Bascom, prosecutors alleged, called a cab to take her 30 miles and when [...]