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Port Jervis Police Department Kicks Off Cops for a Cure

Nov 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Port Jervis Police Department announced its participation in the No Shave November fundraising initiative. All proceeds will benefit Orange Regional Medical Center’s Spagnoli Family Cancer Center. The goal of No Shave November is to increase awareness by embracing the growth of hair, which many cancer patients lose. Through this initiative, it is requested that […]



Christkindlmarkt with The Santa Express on Nov 30 in Port Jervis

Nov 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

On Sunday November 30th, from 10-6, nearly 100 vendors will converge downtown for Christkindlmarkt, Port Jervis’ German Christmas Market. Some will be in the Erie Trackside on Jersey Ave., others nearby outside in large tents, others in trailers. The community will have an opportunity to shop for unique handcrafted gifts and tasty holiday treats, while […]



Port Jervis Man Charged With Beating Death of Local Shop Owner

Nov 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

Dennis McBee, 29, of Port Jervis has been charged in connection with the robbery and beating death of a 77-year-old Port Jervis shop owner.  District Attorney Hoovler announced McBee’s arrest at a press conference at Port Jervis City Hall, together with Orange County Executive Steven Neuhaus, Port Jervis Mayor Kelly Decker, Port Jervis Police Chief […]



Port Jervis Shop Owner Dead After Attack, Suspect Arrested

Nov 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

On November 7, 2014, Port Jervis City Police Officers responded to Kucher’s Shoe Sales and Repairs located at 43 Front Street where the proprietor of the establishment, Mr. Josef Kucher, age 77, was found by a store customer suffering from injuries to his head and face. Mr. Kucher was provided emergency medical care and immediately […]



Port Jervis Free Library to Host Blood Drive October 16

Oct 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Calendar

The Port Jervis Free Library in partnership with the New York Blood Center will host a blood drive on Thursday, October 16, from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  The blood drive will be held downstairs in the library’s Community Room. Your lifesaving blood donations help treat cancer patients, traumatic accident and burn victims, newborn babies […]



Bonacic Secures $50,000 Grant for City of Port Jervis

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

City of Port Jervis has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program. The funding will go towards the creation of a multi-functional youth and community center at Church Street Park which will include a two-story building with gym, recreation room, study rooms, computer stations, and kitchen. “We serve about […]



Port Jervis Scarecrow Contest Seeks Your Creativity

Sep 18th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

It’s nearing that wonderful time of year when Port Jervis is invaded by creative, lovingly made scarecrows. Individuals, businesses, clubs, organizations, etc. in Port Jervis are encouraged to participate in our third annual Scarecrow Contest. First, second, and third place ribbons will be awarded in Youth, Adult, and Business/Club categories. Sponsored by the Port Jervis […]



Man Escapes Police and Jumps into Delaware River

Sep 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On Monday September 8, 2014 at approximately 2:30p.m. officers from the Eastern Pike Regional Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a red Honda Civic that was involved in prior Retail Thefts that are under investigation. The driver, Carol Baran, 53, of Port Jervis was taken into custody.  Her son, Brian Baran, was handcuffed and […]



Port Jervis to Host Youth Violence & Bullying Seminar

Sep 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Calendar, Lead Article

Port Jervis Police Department and Port Jervis City-Wide Neighborhood Watch will host a seminar themed Youth Violence & Bullying on September 18th, at 7 PM.  The Youth Violence & Bullying seminar will be held at the Drew Methodist Church Hall. Members of the Port Jervis community will learn about the dangers of threatening behavior, such […]



Police Arrest Port Jervis Man On Burglary And Weapon Charges

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

State Police at Middletown announce the arrest of Lucas A. Young, age 29, of Port Jervis for Burglary 1st ( Class B  Felony), and Criminal Use of a Firearm in the First Degree.( Class B Felony). On July 24, 2014 State Police responded to a Town of Deerpark residence for a report of Burglary in […]