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A Providence man accused of a murder at an auto body shop will go before a judge on December 20.

PA Auto Body Shops Cashing In

The recent snowfall has many auto body shops in the Poconos busy with vehicles that may have been wrecked or need winterizing.

A Maryland woman paid extra for a dent-and-ding policy for her brand new car, but when she needed to cash in on it, her claim was denied.

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.

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Fire Destroys Miller Road Auto Body Shop

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Fire Destroys Miller

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.