iOS app Android app

Patch

Real-Life Jaws: 800-Pound Shark Caught!

marinadelrey.patch.com | Posted 07.05.2012 | Los Angeles
Read More: Los Angeles News

Fishermen caught an estimated 800-pound shark about 15 miles off the coast on Monday and brought it into Marina del Rey....

Police Station Shut Down When Resident Tries To Turn In Old Grenade

Patch | Posted 07.06.2012 | DC
Read More: DC News

Bethesda's Second District police station is being evacuated and Montgomery Avenue is shut down after a resident tried to turn in an old grenade to au...

Man's Best Friend Protests Romney

Takoma Park Patch | Ryan McDermott | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics

The Takoma Park Independence Day Parade is a big deal to residents of the city. And in typical Takoma Park fashion, the parade was as political as it ...

Dems Concerned Over Tea Party Senator's New Move

Mauldin Patch | Hal Millard | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics

Sen. Jim DeMint's small-donor fundraising group, the Senate Conservatives Fund, has been a highly successful machine for the Greenville Republican, he...

Dems Demand 'Obscene' Romney Details

Concord Patch | Tony Schinella | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics

Democratic activists from New Hampshire called on presidential candidate Mitt Romney, R-Mass., to release more extensive financial disclosure forms an...

Laurel Hardware Restaurant Opening Tonight

westhollywood.patch.com | James F. Mills | Posted 07.05.2012 | Los Angeles

The much anticipated Laurel Hardware restaurant is set to open tonight....

Nikki Haley's 'Misery' Plan Blasted By Dems

St. Andrews Patch | Meagean Dugger | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics

Dick Harpootlian, chairman of the S.C. Democratic Party, said: "This is a preening politician's publicity stunt and is typical with Nikki Haley. This ...

Local Pot Shops Win Big With New Court Ruling

newportbeach.patch.com | Posted 09.02.2012 | Los Angeles
Read More: Los Angeles News

Orange County cities fighting to keep out medical marijuana dispensaries may have a tougher time doing so after a Monday ruling affirming the legality...

SOLD: $99,000,000

hollywood.patch.com | Posted 09.01.2012 | Los Angeles
Read More: Los Angeles News

The 8000 Sunset shopping center has been sold. Weingarten Realty Investors, a Houston-based owner, manager and developer of shopping centers, annou...

New CA Laws Going Into Effect Today

studiocity.patch.com | Posted 09.01.2012 | Los Angeles
Read More: Los Angeles News

With the start of the second half of 2012 comes a host of new laws for Californians that Patch thought you'd want to be aware of....

Setback for Nikki Haley Backed Law

West Ashley Patch | Jonathan Allen | Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics

It looks like South Carolina's Voter ID law will get a day in court after Assistant U.S. Attoney General Thomas Perez again shot down the law under th...

Bridge Fares To Increase Again

San Mateo, CA Patch | June 29, 2012 | Posted 08.30.2012 | San Francisco
Read More: San Francisco News

Motorists who cross Bay Area bridges in big-rigs, cars or trucks hauling trailers, and other vehicle combinations with more than two axles will pay hi...

David Lohr

College Student Vanishes After Getting Counseling For Breakdown

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.02.2012 | Crime

Authorities in California are searching for a missing college student who disappeared after leaving an outpatient therapy center. Linnea Lomax, a ...

Man Uses Sling Shot To Hurl Marbles At Speed Camera

Patch | Posted 06.27.2012 | DC
Read More: DC News

Howard County police announced on Wednesday they arrested an Ellicott City man who was shooting marbles at a speed camera near Manor Woods Elementary ...

LOOK: Owners Downsizing From $12.5 Million Chateau With 'Egyptian Room'

Patch | Posted 06.26.2012 | DC
Read More: DC News

Ron and Cheryl Hubbard live in a chateau. Their 27,000 square-foot home, with a three-story grand foyer, seven bedrooms, nine baths, and an art galler...

Falls Church Man Remains Barricaded In His Home

Patch | Posted 06.26.2012 | DC
Read More: DC News

An armed man remains barricaded in a home in the City of Falls Church this morning, more than 16 hours after police were called to the home. The m...

26-Year-Old Zoo Director Charged With Animal Cruelty (UPDATED)

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 06.26.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Meghan Mogensen, the 26-year-old director of the Reston Zoo in Northern Virginia, came to police attention when a zoo employee reported ...

Teen Charged In Zoo Animal Attacks

Patch | Posted 06.25.2012 | DC
Read More: DC News

Police have charged a 17-year-old Herndon area boy in connection with the animal slashings that took place at Frying Pan Park on May 26 and April 26, ...

Nearly 100 People Involved In Fight At Restaurant

Patch | Posted 06.24.2012 | DC
Read More: DC News

Montgomery County police are investigating a shooting and multiple stabbing in a fight that quickly escalated outside a Gaithersburg cafe early Sunday...

Zoo Director Charged in Wallaby Death

Patch | Posted 06.24.2012 | DC
Read More: DC News

Fairfax County Police have charged the director of the Reston Zoo with animal cruelty and improper possession of a controlled substance after an inves...

Tear! City's Last Gay Piano Bar Closes Today

westhollywood.patch.com | Posted 08.24.2012 | Los Angeles
Read More: Los Angeles News

Weho gays may one to journey east of La Brea today to pay tribute to LA's gay history. The Other Side in Silverlake, the city's last remaining gay ...

Town To Obama Campaign: Foot The Bill

Portsmouth, NH Patch | Posted 06.24.2012 | Politics

DURHAM, NH -- The Obama campaign is locked in a stalemate with a small New Hampshire town over who should foot the cost for police protection for the ...

Jobbie Nooner: Don't Boat And Booze

St Clair Shores Patch | Posted 06.22.2012 | Detroit

The annual skipday for adults known as Jobbie Nooner takes place on Gull Island Friday - will you be attending? The Mardi Gras-style event on the i...

Tea Party Leaders Considering Options

Amherst Patch | Robert Michaelson | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney will need to watch his step around a particular political group, because they seem to hate being tread on. The Tea Party movement has a...

HOT HOT HOT

centurycity.patch.com | Posted 08.21.2012 | Los Angeles
Read More: Los Angeles News

The Los Angeles area will heat up over the next 50 years, with more 95-plus degree days in store, according to a new UCLA report compiled with forecas...