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A Manchester, N.H. auto shop gave back to Veterans by making several car repairs at no charge.

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A West Springfield family found 'Go Home' keyed into their car in mid November.
Photo credit: Western Mass News

A local family turned to Western Mass News for help after they said that they were victims of a hate crime.

The Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission cleared Braddock Hills Borough Councilman Robert Henkel on December 1 of conflict-of-interest accusations in voting for and signing checks paid to his brother’s auto body shop for work on borough vehicles.

Tuesday, 13 December 2016 21:55

Fire Destroys Miller Road Auto Body Shop

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Photo credit: Jack Casey

 

A fire destroyed a good portion of a Mahopac, NY business Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 15, while causing minor injuries to two firefighters.

H&V Collision Center, the largest independent and family-owned collision repair company in the Capital Region, is joining with the Marine Corps to collect for Toys for Tots at all H&V locations in upstate New York.

A South Shore used car business will cease operations and its owner will pay restitution after they were sued for selling unsafe and unreliable used cars, failing to make repairs which were promised or required under warranties, and operating in unlicensed locations, Attorney General Maura Healey announced on December 7.

Carruba Collision Presents Check

Joe Carubba presents a $10,000 check to the Food Bank of WNY. (l to r) Catherine Shick and Marylou Borowiak of the Food Bank of WNY, Joe Carubba and Lou Fasolino of Carubba Collision.

 

Joe Carubba, president of Carubba Collision Corp., presented a $10,000 check to the Food Bank of Western New York at Operation: “Rock Out Hunger” on November 18 at the Food Bank Trailer located in front of the Eastern Hills Mall in Amherst, NY.

Tuesday, 06 December 2016 17:08

Submarine Surfaces at BOCES School

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BOCES Career and Technical School student Nijuan West of Schenectady looks on as submarine veteran Al Singelman points out the artwork on the replica submarine. (Photo provided by Mike McCagg / BOCES)

 

Capital Region BOCES (Boards of Cooperative Educational Services) Career and Technical School students are restoring a replica of a World War II Balao class submarine.

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman has announced the convictions of nine individuals for their roles in staging four automobile accidents in Nassau and Suffolk counties to fraudulently receive insurance payouts.

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Tiffany Rowan, of Bethlehem, a 12-year member of the U.S. Army Reserves, sits in the driver’s seat of the 2012 Nissan Sentra she was presented with by 3D Auto Body and Collision Centers during the fourth annual Car Show and Community Day at the Technical College High School (TCHS) Brandywine Campus in Downingtown.
Credit: Daily Local News

 

The fourth annual Car Show and Community Day became a time of giving back and a time of thanks to a soldier.