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City of Newburgh Spring Fire Hydrant Flushing

May 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

The City of Newburgh Water Department will be flushing fire hydrants throughout the City beginning on Sunday, May 11, 2014 and continuing through to completion. This process will take two to three weeks to finish. Residents can call the Water Department at 565-3356 to check flushing locations or for more information. Customers may notice a […]



Hyde Park woman in critical condition after fire

Apr 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

At 3:06 am Thursday the Hyde Park Police Department were dispatched to 1088 Violet Ave for a reported structure fire. Police arrived at the scene at 3:09 am and found a cabin on the property to be on fire. Patrols observed a female laying on the ground outside the residence and a neighbor attempting to […]



Port Jervis Man Convicted of Killing Girlfriend

Apr 19th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

An Orange County Court jury has convicted David Stevenson, 39, of Port Jervis, New York, of  Murder in the Second Degree, Arson in the Second Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree (2 counts), and Cruelty to Animals.  The jury found that Stevenson murdered his live-in girlfriend, with whom he had a […]



1 Person Dies in Early Morning Dutchess County Fire

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

One person is dead after an early morning fire at a home in Dutchess County. According to the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office a fire was reported around 12:15 a.m. Monday at a home on Gold Road in the Town of Beekman. Dutchess County Sheriff Deputies confirmed a male resident was killed in the blaze. The […]



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 […]



Arrest Made in Middletown Structure Fire

Jan 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

The City of Middletown Police Department has made an arrest related to a January 3, 2014 arson. Curtis Marsh (24) of Charles St. Middletown has been arrested for arson following an investigation into a structure fire on Charles St. on January 3, 2014. Marsh was charged with Arson 3rd (A Class C Felony), Assault 2nd […]



Fire Destroys Vails Gate Home In Minutes

Aug 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

A Friday afternoon fire took mere minutes to completely engulf a Vails Gate home just after 4:00 PM. Firefighters from three agencies battled the flames that rushed through the 2 1/2 story residence at 2076 Independence Drive. Vails Gate Fire Chief Chris Sweeney said the blaze apparently began in a garage and looks to be […]



Fire Destroys Building in Town of Newburgh

Feb 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

A two story commercial building in the Town of Newburgh was destroyed during an early morning fire. Firefighters responded to the call at 41 Taft Avenue just after 4:00 AM Saturday morning. Goodwill Fire Department Chief, Ray Vaninwegen said the building housed three businesses and was a total loss. The cause of the blaze is […]



Two Residents Rescued From Burning Dutchess County Home

Nov 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Fairview firefighters responded to a an early morning call of a fire at 15 Yates Avenue in the Town of Hyde Park Friday. Two people and a family pet were rescued from the home’s basement after a fire broke out just before 1:00 AM Friday November 16, 2012. Firefighters were able to contain the fire […]



Fire Damages Bruderhof House in Chester

Nov 8th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

At about 7:45AM this morning, a passerby on Bellvale Lakes Road called 911 to report flames coming from the roof of a residence at 342 Bellvale Lakes Road.  Chester Fire Department responded to the scene led by Assistant Chief Bob Favara and extinguished the fire, but significant damage occurred to the house. The house is […]