Category: Berkshire

Bail set at $20K for shooting suspect

By Bob Dunn, The Berkshire Eagle
PITTSFIELD — Kevin Nieves was “one of the first assailants to reach the truck” the night Nick Carnevale was shot, according to court documents.”Get out of the truck, or we will start shooting,” Nieves reportedly told C…

The full cost of Bath's clean air zone revealed in council report that warns costs outweigh economic benefits

As many as 10,000 motorists may need to pay an average of £2,200 upgrading their vehicles to avoid paying to enter Bath’s clean air zone[1].
The figure is contained in a report by advisors to B&NES council, which warns the proposed zone will have a…

Lorry driver didn't signal when he turned left and killed pregnant cyclist wearing hi-vis jacket

A lorry driver has pleaded guilty to causing the death of a pregnant cyclist who was hit by his tipper truck.
Charlotte Landi was on her way to work, when she was struck on London’s Grosvenor Road, at the junction with Chelsea Bridge.
Jason Edmunds was…

There's treasure in the trash! Pristine flat screen TVs, tumble dryers and a three-piece suite

Even the quickest glance around the (rather smart) shop shelves reveals some outrageous bargains.
There’s a Swan breadmaker (worth £45) for £6, a 50 in Philips flat-screen TV (worth £499 new) at £65, a George Foreman grill still in its box and never us…