Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Three men have been arrested for their alleged roles in an attempted armed home invasion in Elmont that the victim thwarted by holding the door closed on Friday morning, Nassau County police said.Nazir Babury, 20, of Elmont, 36-year-old Jason Mifsud of Woodmere and 22-year-old Dujon Ellis of Laurelton were charged with burglary and criminal use of a firearm.Police also charged Babury and Mifsud with stealing a rifle during the burglary of a Baldwin home on Wednesday.Barbury was additionally charged with reckless endangerment for shooting the rifle at a 22-year-old man Friday in Woodsburgh after the suspect and the victim got into an argument in the Mazda they were in, police said.Barbury missed and the victim was not injured as he ran away, police said.All three will be arraigned Sunday at First District Court in Hempstead.
A young female Sacramento officer is dead after she was needlessly shot yesterday trying to help save another claiming to be a victim of domestic violence.26-year-old Officer Tara O’Sullivan was shot last night while helping the victim gather her belongings from the home when the gunfire broke out. Police say the shooter was armed with a rifle and kept officers pinned down for more than 40 minutes while the wounded officer lay in the yard bleeding to death. She was eventually rescued by an armored vehicle and died at the hospital. O’Sullivan was rushed to the U.C. Davis Medical Center where she was pronounced dead after going through surgery. Officers were barricaded outside of the house for nearly eight hours. The man repeatedly fired his rifle at the officers. The gunman surrendered around 2 o’clock this morning and is in custody.
However, Gettleman said the team has started to think about its future at quarterback. Manning’s contract is set to expire after 2019.“Eli is still a quality NFL quarterback. It wears me out, it really does,” Gettleman said. “Obviously he’s 38 years old. … Anyhow, the bottom line is, yes, we have to address it. It’s reality. So, when the time is right we will.”Gettleman also defended Manning earlier this month. NFL trade rumors: Patriots, 2 other teams ‘very interested’ in Josh Rosen Giants RB Saquon Barkley weighs in on Odell Beckham Jr. trade: ‘I was sad to see him go’ “At the end of the day, you can’t win without a quarterback. We all know it,” Gettleman said. “It’s just the way the game is built. You have to have a quarterback. I really believe there has been a false narrative out there that Eli is finished, he’s done.“He had a heck of a year. We scored a lot of points late. But, at the end of the day, Eli can still make all of the NFL throws. He can still play.” Related News Giants general manager Dave Gettleman believes Eli Manning is still a “quality” quarterback.The 38-year-old signal caller was inconsistent as the Giants missed the playoffs for a second straight season. Gettleman, however, praised Manning during an interview Wednesday with NFL Network. “This narrative Eli is overpaid and can’t play is a crock,” Gettleman told reporters March 18. “I’m telling you.”Manning completed 66 percent of his passes and threw for 21 touchdowns, along with 11 interceptions, in 16 games in 2018.
Cristy Bednarz wins Kansas Wheat Festival button drawing contest. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments by Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow â€” The 2014 Kansas Wheat Festival is officially underway now that we have this year’s button.Cristy Bednarz of Oxford, right, won the Kansas Wheat Festival drawing contest for 2014. Her green and gold design will be featured on all the buttons and promotional items for the festival which runs July 9-13, 2014.People may recognize Bednarz, who used to be a former Wellington Daily News employee. Bednarz said this is her third year winning the contest.Â Shelley Hansel announced the winner this morning at the weekly Chamber Coffee held at the Donut Shop. J.C. Long, President of the Bank of Commerce, was there to present the award. The Bank of Commerce is the official sponsor of the Wheat Festival event for 2014.
Facebook4Tweet0Pin0Submitted by Senior Services of South SoundCity of Lacey Mayor Andy Ryder visited the Virgil Clarkson Lacey Senior Center on Tuesday April 5 in honor of the fourth annual Mayor and County Recognition Day for National Service to thank members of the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) who volunteer at the Center. To spotlight the impact of national service and to thank those who serve, mayors and county officials across the country participated in similar events.“Last year alone, volunteers gave over 36,700 hours to the City of Lacey,” said Lacey Mayor Andy Ryder. “We are lucky to live in a community that has so many kind and compassionate people, willing to give back. It is truly inspiring to know our volunteers care so much about our city.”City of Lacey Mayor Andy Ryder knows the services provided by members of RSVP are invaluable for the area’s senior population.Last year, seniors in RSVP volunteered 67,255 hours in Thurston County. By unleashing the power of citizens, RSVP members have a positive and lasting impact – making our cities and counties better places to live.Senior Services for South Sound knows that impact first hand, with over 455 volunteers – an overwhelming number of whom are seniors – serving in positions including Meals On Wheels drivers, service providers, Board members, and program faculty. These volunteers in 2015 donated skills and time that were valued at $1.1M according to per-hour rates provided by the Independent Sector.“We really couldn’t operate without our volunteers,” Isaac Wagnitz, Volunteer Recruiter, said to the volunteers at the event, “Accomplishing our mission and providing much-needed programs to local seniors would not be possible without your support.”City of Lacey Mayor Ryder visits with seniors, thanking them for their service to the community.Paul Larson, United Way of Thurston County’s Volunteer Programs Director was also present. United Way of Thurston County operates the Volunteer Program (RSVP) , which provides one-on-one consultations to volunteers age 55+ to match them with opportunities that best fit their skills and interests. They also provide Volunteer Connection, an easily-searchable online clearinghouse of volunteer opportunities in Thurston County.About Senior Services for South SoundSince 1973, Senior Services for South Sound has been committed to improving the quality of life for people as they age. A nonprofit serving both Mason and Thurston counties, Senior Services for South Sound’s programs include Meals On Wheels to Mason and Thurston counties, STARS Adult Day Program, eight Senior Community Dining sites, Trips & Tours specializing in day trips for older adults, the Senior Transportation Program, Supportive Services, and education opportunities for adults in Thurston county. Additionally, Senior Services for South Sound operates the Virgil Clarkson Lacey Senior Center and the Olympia Senior Center, as well as two retail locations, The Estate Store and Budd Bay Bargains, which benefit Senior Services for South Sound’s mission. More information about Senior Services for South Sound can be found at www.SouthSoundSeniors.org.