State: Murder suspect, 12, victim of abuse
A year before 12-year-old Jamarion Lawhorn admitted to stabbing a 9-year-old boy to death on a playground, he was the victim of abuse at the hands of his mother and stepfather, according to court records obtained by Target 8. He lived in a "deplorable" home with no utilities, no sheets or blankets on the beds, cocaine paraphernalia in the bathroom ... (more)
Artist creates amazing multicolored tree that produces 40 types of fruit
Imagine picking 40 different types of fruit from a single tree. This is precisely the goal of New York-based sculptor and artist Sam Van Aken.
This week, check out hometown guy Joe Driscoll and Rosanne Cash
The New York State Fair kicks off this weekend with a series of big names from Brad Paisley to Barenaked Ladies.
Ode to Julia class at Woodman's Wednesday
Need a gift, and tired of giving restaurant gift cards? A new idea for a Girls' Night Out or Date Night? How about a cooking class at Woodman's of Essex? This Wednesday, the restaurant's award-winning chef Ned Grieg is doing "An Ode to Julia."