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Monticello Police Make 2nd Arrest in Liquor Store Burglary

Jul 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Monticello Police arrested Genlden Reynolds, 22, of Monticello on Thursday July 17. Reynolds was charged with felonies for Burglary in the 3rd degree, Grand Larceny in the 4th degree and Criminal Mischief in the 3rd degree. Reynolds was arrested as a result of an ongoing investigation into a burglary of the Monticello Liquors Store located […]

Orange County Introduces New Shovel-Ready Policy for Job Creation

Jul 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus announced the creation of a brand new “shovel-ready” policy for potential job creators in Orange County. Collaborating with the Orange County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) and the Orange County Partnership, the county executive developed an inventory of local sites available for development by qualified applicants starting this summer. The IDA […]

Road Rage Incident Leads to Menacing Charge

Jul 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On Monday July 21 at 11:53am City of Newburgh Police received a call from a female motorist reporting a road rage incident. The female motorist reported that a grey BMW was driving aggressively weaving in and out of traffic on South William St. The BMW then began to tailgate her so she slowed down and […]

Newburgh Car Chase Ends With DWI and Weapons Charges

Jul 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On Monday July 21 at 3:37am City of Newburgh Police Officer Ricardo Rivera observed a 2008 Ford Edge fail to stop at a red light located at the intersection of Dubois St. and Broadway. Officer Rivera stopped the vehicle in the area of 178 Washington St. The vehicle was occupied by two people. The driver […]

Guilty Plea Entered in Newburgh Bar Shooting

Jul 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Gunman Shot at Coat Check Clerk Through Window Kwamane Degraffenried, 24, of Newburgh, pled guilty on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, before Orange County Court Judge Nicholas De Rosa, in connection with an early-morning New Year’s Day shooting incident at a bar on Broadway in Newburgh. Degraffenried pled guilty to Attempted Murder in the Second Degree, […]

Maloney to Honor Two Hudson Valley Veterans in Ceremony

Jul 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) will present service medals to the late Private Second Class David Michael Barry and Specialist Joshua Evans (Ret.) in the Haig Room at West Point on Friday, July 18th at 12:00 PM. Rep. Maloney will present the Bronze Star Medal and other service medals posthumously to the Private Second Class […]

Orange County Forms Regional Community Advisory Boards

Jul 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler has announced the formation of seven regional Community Advisory Boards, smaller geographic divisions of the countywide Community Advisory Board that the District Attorney established last fall. When completed, the regional boards are expected to represent a cross section of community officials and groups, including municipal boards, mayors, town […]

Newburgh Man Pleads Guilty in Jared Plante Murder Case

Jul 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Jacquelle James, 21, of Newburgh, pleaded guilty late Monday afternoon to Murder in the Second Degree, in connection with the January 6, 2014, slaying of a man that he and another had robbed outside of Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh. James pleaded guilty pursuant to a plea agreement under which he will be sentenced […]

Four Charged With Middlehope School Break In

Jul 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Four people are facing Burglary charges following an early Friday school break-in. At about 12:15AM Friday, Town of Newburgh Police responded to a burglar alarm at the Middlehope Elementary School.  Responding officers found an open rear door and four people in a car parked nearby. Officers observed computer monitors and a musical instrument in the […]

Ulster County Hopes For Dog Park to Be Complete this Summer

Jul 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

At the site of the future home of the Ulster County Dog Park located on the property that includes the Ulster County fairgrounds in New Paltz, County Executive Mike Hein unveiled a new law that will help curtail animal abuse and neglect in Ulster County.  The anti-tethering law places limits on the length of time […]