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Orange County Receives $11.5 Million in Storm Relief

Aug 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Three years after Hurricane Irene hit the Hudson Valley, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18), Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus, State Senator John Bonacic and local officials announced $11.5 million in additional Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant Disaster Relief (CDBG-DR) funding for Orange County to recover and rebuild from Irene. Since January […]



Ulster County Shooting Investigation Leads to More Arrests

Aug 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report additional arrests, following an investigation yesterday into a shooting in the Town of Wawarsing. On August 27th, 2014,  this agency reported the arrests of RYAN Z. NOVAL, 26, of , ELLENVILLE and EDWARD L. SCRIBER, 34, of KINGSTON.  Mr. Noval was initially charged with the felonies of […]



Mount grad inspires future nurses

Aug 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Mount Saint Mary College alumnus John Lezoli ’07 of Staten Island, N.Y., a registered nurse, recently returned to his alma mater to inspire current nursing students. Lezoli, who works in the emergency room at Maimonides Medical Center in New York City, spoke to the classes of Susan Schulmerich, assistant professor of nursing. He said he […]



2 Handguns Recovered in City of Newburgh During Search Warrant

Aug 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On August 27 at 5pm City of Newburgh Police responded to the area of 155 Ann St. for a report of several subjects with handguns. Arriving officers and detectives conducted an investigation that led them to the 1st floor apartment of 155 Ann St. The apartment was surrounded and the occupants were requested to exit. […]



Bicyclist Dies in Ulster County Collision

Aug 28th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On August 26, 2014, at approximately 6:00pm, the New York State Police in Ellenville, NY investgated a car/bicycle fatal collision on Lucas Turnpike in the Town of Rochester. The investigation revealed that a 2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse sedan being operated by Philip Ashby Jr., age 30 from Accord, NY was traveling southbound on Lucas Turnpike when […]



State Police respond to attempted suicide on I-87

Aug 28th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On Thursday, August 28, 2014 shortly after 1:00 p.m. State Police responded to I-87 south bound at mile marker 16.4 in the village of South Nyack, Rockland County for a report of a person who jumped off the overpass at the Broadway Bridge and landed onto the pavement below. Troopers arrived to find a 37-year-old […]



Dutchess County to launch Mental Health HELPLINE mobile app

Aug 28th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

On Thursday, September 4th at 2pm, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro will join with Ulster County Executive Mike Hein to launch the new Dutchess County HELPLINE smartphone app at Dutchess Community College’s Bowne Hall.   The new app is designed to help recognize the warning signs of suicide and provides a wealth of mental health resources […]



Two Ruby Group Developments amongst Regional Priority Project List

Aug 28th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council has announced their endorsements for the regional development projects deemed as high priority status, as part of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Regional Council initiative. Included in the Priority Project list are the Middletown Community Health Center, Inc.’s Pathway to Health project and the Equilibrium Brewery, both located in Middletown, […]



Gap to Expand Operations in Dutchess County With 1,200 New Jobs

Aug 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Gap Inc., a specialty retailer recognized around the globe, is expanding its distribution center in Fishkill, Dutchess County, and will create up to 1,200 new jobs over the next five years. Gap Inc. considered other locations across the United States for its expansion project, but ultimately chose to invest and grow in New York State. […]



3 Newburgh Men Found Guilty For 2010 Murder of Jeffrey Henry

Aug 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that RAYMOND CHRISTIAN, GLENN THOMAS, and TYRELL WHITAKER were found guilty last Friday in Manhattan federal court of the December 15, 2010, murder of Jeffrey Henry. Jeffrey Henry was killed when the defendants attempted an armed robbery of individuals selling crack […]