Musician launches appeal after valuable instruments were burgled from his home in Woodford near Berkeley Among the items stolen was a Bach Stradivarius trumpet with which Mr Winter performed alongside the London Philharmonic Orchestra, as well as a violin and viola – each worth several thousand pounds. The thieves broke into Mr Winter’s Damery Lane home ... 12/15/2016 - 10:51 pm | View Link
If you can’t remember where you put your keys, try asking the dog: Canines understand when humans have misplaced something valuable The University of Portsmouth research is important because it had previously been argued that helpfulness was a uniquely human trait. While the dogs were found to be helpful, the researchers said it was 'mainly self-interest that was driving the dogs ... 08/10/2016 - 3:00 am | View Link
Universal Allah enters guilty plea in theft of valuable Stradivarius violin MILWAUKEE (AP) — One of two Milwaukee men accused in the theft of a valuable Stradivarius violin a few months ago has pleaded guilty to robbery. Online court records say 36-year-old Universal K. Allah was convicted Wednesday morning. His sentencing ... 05/28/2014 - 12:05 pm | View Link
Lipinski Stradivarius violin theft, Milwaukee: Police Chief Says "These are Wildly Valuable to a Tiny Slice of the Art World" Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn held a press conference Tuesday to announce the theft of the Lipinski Stradivarius violin stolen from Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Frank Almond when he was attacked by a taser after leaving a concert at ... 01/28/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Valuable Stradivarius violin stolen in Milwaukee MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee police say they are investigating the theft of an "exceptionally valuable" Stradivarius violin. The rare violin was on loan to Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Frank Almond. Police said Tuesday that it was stolen ... 01/28/2014 - 9:59 am | View Link
The 10 Most Expensive Finds On Antiques Roadshow A picture of Edgar Allen Poe may be rare enough but this particular daguerreotype was stolen from Players Theater in New York City. According to roadshow appraiser ... 02/16/2017 - 5:07 pm | View Website
Antiques Roadshow FYI . Missing Masterpieces | PBS Googly-Eyed Doll. Appraiser Richard Wright already owns 500 dolls, but he can't rest until he's found one more. He is searching for a googly-eyed doll once ... 02/16/2017 - 12:42 pm | View Website
10 Most Surprising Items that you won’t believe were Stolen Usually it’s items such as televisions and cars that get stolen. However, every so often, some light-fingered pilferers turn their attention to items which are much ... 02/15/2017 - 2:09 pm | View Website
10 Most Incredible Things Found In Attics (attic, treasure ... You never know what you might find up in your parents' or grandparents' attic. From an Egyptian mummy to a lot of money, check out these 10 amazing finds! (attic ... 02/15/2017 - 3:32 am | View Website
Black Box In engineering terminology, a "black box" is a device with one or more inputs (cake ingredients, an excerpt of text in Mandarin, iron ore), one or more … 02/14/2017 - 2:31 pm | View Website
BLOOMINGTON — On the wall of Jared Gahm’s Bloomington garage is a poster board with 10 patches, each belonging to a different law enforcement, first responder or military agency, mostly based in Illinois.
Residents of the Northport-East Northport school district will vote Feb. 28 on a nearly $40 million bond referendum that would upgrade and replace infrastructure at every school in the district while raising residents' taxes an average of $122 a year, officials said.