Unlike today’s society of instant communication and 24-hour news exposure, in the early part of the 20th Century the population received news and general information via newspapers and magazines.

One such publication was the American illustrated, literary and news magazine, Leslie’s Weekly.



A 22-year-old man has been charged with arson by Harrison police after allegedly setting three fires Monday, Dec. 8, in the men’s bathroom of the Big Lots on New Haven Road.