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Newburgh Shop Rite Robbed at Gunpoint Police Seek Suspect

Apr 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

The Town of Newburgh Police Department is currently investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Friday evening at the Shop Rite located on N Plank Rd. At approximately 7:40pm, Town of Newburgh Police Department received a 911 call of an armed robbery that had just occurred at the Shop Rite located on N Plank Rd […]



Early Morning Fire Damages ASPCA Building in New Windsor Killing 2 Dogs

Mar 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

According to New Windsor Police, at 06:10am Sunday morning, a passer-by reported a fire at the Hudson Valley ASPCA of Orange County located on Rt 207 in Town of New Windsor. Upon arrival of police units a rear kennel building of the complex was engulfed in flames. The Vails Gate Fire Department arrived on the […]



Cornwall Emergency Room to Remain Open 24 Hours

Mar 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Following a meeting in Albany Monday that included Senator William Larkin, NY Assemblyman James Skoufis, Assemblyman Frank Skartados, hospital officials and the NY State Health Department, St Luke’s Cornwall Hospital has announced that the Emergency Room in its Cornwall campus will remain open 24/7. SLCH had been in discussions with the Health Department to reduce […]



Police Arrest Poughkeepsie Man For Murder of Jared Plante

Mar 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

An investigation conducted by the City of Newburgh Police Detective Division with the assistance of the Orange County District Attorney’s Office led to the arrest of 25 year old City of Poughkeepsie resident Daryl L. Daniels in connection with the shooting death of Jared Plante. Daniels was arrested in the Town of Poughkeepsie. He was […]



Sale of Saint Francis to Westchester Medical Center Official

Feb 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

US Bankruptcy court for the Southern District of New York officially approved the sale of Saint Francis Hospital to Westchester Medical Center Monday. As of the transaction closing, expected during the first part of May, Westchester Medical Center will purchase the assets of Saint Francis. Saint Francis Board and management team will remain in charge […]



2 Dead 1 Critical After Bloody Dispute in the Town of Newburgh

Feb 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

An afternoon 911 call lead officers to discover a bloody scene in the Town of Newburgh Saturday that left two women dead and an injured male in critical condition. Police say a passer-by made the 911 call when 60 year old Bruce Montanya was seen covered in blood along the roadside near 37 Mountain View […]



NYCDEP Employee in Ulster Charged With Murder For Shooting Co-Worker

Feb 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

On Monday February 3, at about 6:45 AM, the Kingston Police Department responded to a shooting at the New York City Department of Environmental Protection at 71 Smith Avenue.. Upon arrival, officers secured the building with the assistance of the NYCDEP Police and the Ulster County Sheriff’s Patrol Division. Officers found 33 year old Aron […]



Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Train in Newburgh

Jan 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Police in Newburgh are investigating the death of a Wappingers Falls man after the man was struck and killed by a freight train near the railroad crossing at Water and Renwick Streets just before Noon today. According to City of Newburgh Police Chief Michael Ferrara, a note was left behind by the victim and the […]



What Christmas Has Been to Me

Dec 24th, 2013 | By | Category: Lead Article

Growing up in the Hudson Valley has afforded me the opportunity to live with four distinct seasons throughout the year. Each one having its own activities that pretty much allowed me to know the date without the help of a calendar. My favorite time of year has always been the fall leading into winter. We […]



Gunman Robs Monroe CVS Sunday Night

Dec 16th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Monroe police are looking for a man who robbed the CVS on Route 17 shortly before 10:00 PM Sunday night. According to police, at 9:45 PM, a man with a scarf over his face, wearing a gray hoodie and light colored pants, displayed a gun to a cashier and demanded cash. The man then fled […]