It’s the weekend, and that often means you want to take a break from the news of the day. Each week, we’ll compile a list of “good reads” from Patch sites around the area. They’re happy or compelling or otherwise interesting stories for your weekend reading pleasure.
The 115-pound Bernese Mountain Dog was taken away by the stream's current, which was accelerated due to the morning rainfall, while the dog was off her leash drinking the water. The owner saw the dog get carried into a drainage pipe that runs about 1,000 feet underground towards I-294.
Oak Parker thanks his uncle, who gave him the opportunity to move to the United States more than 10 years ago, with half of his $8.75 million jackpot.
Check out the video for a look inside the 19-bedroom, 19-bathroom home that is up for auction.