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10 Hour Standoff With Police in Newburgh Ends With Arrest of Lembhard

Dec 5th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

A 10 hour standoff with City of Newburgh Police ended with the arrest of a Newburgh man as he tried to escape through a window of the home he was holed up in shortly after 4:00 PM this afternoon. 26 year old Gosford Lembhard took four family members hostage after US Marshalls came to 57 […]



Wickman Avenue Shooting Under Investigation in City of Middletown

Dec 3rd, 2012 | By | Category: Police Briefs

The City of Middletown Police Department is investigating a shooting which occurred on November 29,2012 at approximately 8:55pm on Wickham Avenue near Lake Avenue. A 24 year old Middletown man was shot three times. He was transported to Orange Regional Medical Center and was later flown to the Westchester Medical Center. He is in fair […]



Disaster Unemployment Assistance Now Available in Local Hudson Valley Counties

Nov 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Governor Cuomo Announces Disaster Unemployment Assistance Now Available in Additional Counties Unemployed in Orange, Putnam, Sullivan and Ulster counties can now apply for disaster aid Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that federal disaster unemployment assistance (DUA) is now available for residents of Orange, Putnam, Sullivan, and Ulster counties who lost their job or income […]



Wallkill Teen Dies In Horrific Two-Car Accident on Route 32

Nov 20th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

A Wallkill high school teen is dead after she was ejected from a car she was a passenger of Monday night. The two car accident occurred approximately 7:00 PM on Route 32, a short distance north of Mill Street. Four others were also injured according to Town of Newburgh Police. Chief Michael Clancy stated that […]



Mid Hudson Valley Prepares For Possible Impact of Hurricane Sandy

Oct 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Current Events

UPDATE : New York Army and Air National Guard Mobilized For Hurricane Sandy State of Emergency Declared in New York In Preparation of Hurricane Sandy Ulster County Urges Residents to Prepare For Possible Impact of Hurricane Sandy Dutchess County Readies for Hurricane Sandy Orange County Residents Urged to Prepare for Impending Storm State of Emergency […]



Children’s Halloween Costume Party at Hill-Hold Museum October 30

Oct 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Community Calendar

Orange County Executive Edward A. Diana and Commissioner Richard L. Rose of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation will host a FREE Halloween Costume party, for children age six and younger, on Tuesday, October 30 at the Hill-Hold Museum, from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon. The party will include an inflatable attraction and magical […]



Port Jervis Man Charged With Slashing Two Men

Oct 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Port Jervis resident arrested in connection with stabbing of two men A 45 year old Port Jervis man was arrested just after midnight Monday and charged with two counts of assault and criminal possession of a weapon. Police allege that Charles Warren of Port Jervis stabbed and slashed two men during a fight in the […]



Port Jervis Police Investigating an Attempted Child Abduction

Oct 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Lead Article

Port Jervis police seek suspect in reported child luring case City of Port Jervis police have put parents and citizens on alert after reports of an attempted child abduction Monday morning. It is reported that the driver of a 4-door green vehicle approached an elementary school child who was waiting for the bus near Hudson […]



New York Police Agencies Receive Bullet Proof Vest Funding

Oct 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND: MORE THAN $635K COMING TO UPSTATE NEW YORK COMMUNITIES FOR NEW BULLETPROOF VESTS DOJ’s Bulletproof Vest Partnership Will Provide New York Communities With Over 2,800 Bulletproof Vests for Local Law Enforcement Schumer Co-Sponsored Bill to Create Program Which Provides Bulletproof Vests to Local Entities U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten E. Gillibrand […]



Body Found in Wooded Area in Orange County

Oct 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Lead Article

Police are reporting the human remains of a male body were found last night in a wooded area in Orange County. A fisherman discovered them near Route 97 in Town of Deerpark in the Hamlet of Sparrowbush. The remains were found about a mile from an area known as the ‘Hawk’s Nest’. That area is […]