Crash injures driver in north Springfield
A crash about 11:45 a.m. Monday created major traffic headaches on the north side of Springfield. The crash was at the intersection of National Avenue at Kearney Street. Lanes were blocked in at least two directions during the investigation and cleanup.
Police say the driver of a westbound white Sunfire was trying to make a southbound (left) turn from Kearney onto National. An eastbound truck struck ...
Man is charged with attempted rape for attack on woman on street
Springfield police arrested a man early Sunday after a woman and witnesses said he tried to rape the woman at knifepoint near downtown. Marvin Castellanos-Rivera, 26, is charged with attempted rape but he told police that he was in or near a bar “a majority of the night" and couldn't have attacked the woman.
The woman told police that she was walking north on Market Avenue ...
Angie's List: Avoid an air duct scam
If you're spotting dust a day after you clean, your air ducts might be to blame. That cleaning job usually requires a pro. Scammers know that and bank on you not doing your homework.
We all want great service at a low price, but when the price is too low, your scam detector should start beeping.
"You know a deal to clean your air ducts for 50 ...
Isolated storms possible north
Better rain chances arrive Tuesday afternoon ...
Angie's List: What to know before you paint your house
Picking the paint color isn't the only tough decision you'll make.
The first priority in picking a painter is finding three reputable companies to come to your home to provide a thorough estimate. If they want to give you a quote over the phone, move on. Ask how they will apply the paint, which can make a big difference in the price.
"When getting your estimate on ...
Family of woman sent home from hospital during heart attack gets $275,000
Relatives of an Ohio woman who died after being sent home from a hospital while having a heart attack have reached a $275,000 settlement with the facility.
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center doesn't admit liability in the settlement approved by a judge in the state's Court of Claims.
The family's attorneys say in court documents that Ella Whitehead complained of chest pain in April 2012 but ...