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Orange County Man Dies in One Car Accident on Rt 94

Jan 13th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

At 10:15AM Monday morning, the Town of Chester Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision on State Route 94. Upon arrival, it was determined that a 2007 Volkswagen Rabbit traveling westbound had left the roadway and struck a utility pole just east of Rick Way. The driver, a 32 year old male […]



City of Newburgh Police Chief Retires After 42 years of Service

Jan 10th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

As of 3:45pm Friday, the City of Newburgh Police Chief Michael Ferrara formally retired after 42 years of service with the City of Newburgh’s Police Department. In a joint statement, City government offered her best wishes, “We congratulate Chief Ferrara and thank him for his dedicated service to the Police Department and the City of […]



Town of Newburgh Man Arrested on Felony Weapons Charge

Jan 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Town of Newburgh Police are investigating the seizure of a large cache of weapons following a weekend arrest. On Saturday, January 3rd, Town of Newburgh Police received a call of shots in the back yard of a private residence located at 88 Powder Mill Road. Investigating patrol officers interviewed the resident of the home and […]



Rally to Be Held to Support Law Enforcement January 9 in Orange County

Jan 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Rally to Support Law Enforcement to be held on Friday, January 9 from 6-7pm at the entrance of Orange County Courthouse in Goshen Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler today commended the National Fraternal Order of Police and C.O.P.S (Concerns of Police Survivors) on their designation of Friday, January 9 as National Law Enforcement […]



Hudson Valley Leaders Remember Late Governor Mario Cuomo

Jan 3rd, 2015 | By | Category: Lead Article

Former New York State Governor Mario Cuomo passed away of natural causes due to heart failure in Manhattan, New York City on New Year’s Day, 2015 surrounded by family. He served as the 52nd Governor of New York for three terms, from 1983 to 1994,[1][2] Lieutenant Governor of New York from 1979 to 1982; and […]



Montgomery Man Dies in Wrong Way Accident on Rt 17

Dec 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Shortly after 9:00 PM on Sunday, December 28, 2014, New York State Troopers responded to a motor vehicle accident in the westbound lanes of St. Rte. 17 approximately one quarter mile east of exit 113 in the Town of Mamakating.  The initial investigation determined that a Hyundai Sonata, operated by Nicholas Kay, age 24, was […]



Son Charged With Murder After Father’s Death in Marlboro

Dec 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

On December 27, 2014, New York State Police and Marlborough Police were called to the home of Nicholas A. Pascarella Sr. for a report of an assault.  Investigation revealed that Pascarella Sr. was confronted by his son in the driveway of the residence.  After an altercation between the two, Pascarella Sr. was said to have […]



New Windsor Goodwill Employee Robbed at Night Deposit

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

On Monday night December 22, at approximately 9:00pm the New Windsor Police Department responded to the Key Bank located at 366 Windsor Highway, New Windsor for a reported robbery at the night deposit box.  When officers arrived they were met by employees from the Goodwill Store, located at 374 Windsor Highway. The victim/employee reported that […]



Ulster County Police Officer Justified in Shooting Suspect after High Speed Pursuit

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

Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced today that his office has concluded its investigation regarding a police officer in Ulster County who discharged his service weapon three times at 20 year old Brandon Rifenburg on April 15, 2014. It was alleged that Rifenburg had led Ulster County Deputy Sheriffs and New York State […]



Drunk Driver Rams Police Attempting to Flee in Town of Newburgh

Dec 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

The Town of Newburgh Police Department has arrested Christopher M. Peloso, age 27, of Campbell Hall, NY following a high speed pursuit in the Town of Newburgh. Officer Henry Lawson observed Peloso’s vehicle, a 2002 Ford     F-150, driving erratically on Route 32 near the I-84 entrance ramp at about 12:45 AM on December 21st.  When […]