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New York Medical College Opens Biotechnology Incubator

Nov 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Aimed at finding new ways to prevent and treat human disease and disability, New York Medical College (NYMC) has launched a new biotechnology incubator, BioInc@NYMC. A transformational project for both the Hudson Valley region and New York State, BioInc@NYMC is designed to combine entrepreneurship and academia – with the support of the public sector –to […]



Charges Filed Against Man Who Sexually Exploited Sullivan County Boy

Oct 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

On Monday a five-count Indictment was filed in White Plains federal court charging STEPHEN P. BROWN with sexually exploiting a boy in Sullivan County, New York, in 2012 and with attempted sexual exploitation, attempted enticement, and the distribution and possession of child pornography. On March 4, 2014, BROWN was arrested in Peekskill, New York, by […]



State Police Asking For Assistance in Locating Identify Theft Suspect

Sep 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

New York State Police in Cortlandt are attempting to locate and identify the pictured male subject in regard to multiple incidents of identity theft in the Cortlandt area. The male subject is suspected of stealing credit cards from the Peekskill Planet Fitness, and using the stolen credit cards at multiple locations throughout the Cortlandt area. […]



Astorino, Day and Odell to Talk Regional and County Issues on April 25

Apr 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

County Executives Rob Astorino of Westchester, Ed Day of Rockland and Maryellen Odell of Putnam will participate in a Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress panel discussion of regional and county issues Friday, April 25, in Suffern. Astorino, Day and Odell are expected to field questions on topics ranging from county finances and the state tax […]



Schumer Announces Legislation Making Cell Phone Tampering Illegal

Feb 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Tuseday, at the City of Middletown Police Department, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer announced legislation that will make it a federal crime to tamper with the unique identification number of a cell phone by imposing a multi-year criminal penalty, in the wake of a dramatic spike in cell phone thefts in Orange County. In the […]



Police Search For Suspect in Northern Westchester Bank Robbery

Nov 20th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The New York State Police in Somers are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify a subject implicated in a bank robbery that occurred Tuesday afternoon, November 19, 2013, at approximately 3:30 p.m. The incident took place at the Chase Bank, in Baldwin Place, New York. The subject entered the bank, displayed a black handgun, […]



Danbury Man Charged With Sexual Contact of a Somers Minor

Oct 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On October 28, 2013, the New York State Police at Somers arrested  Paul S. Hines, age 73, of Danbury, Connecticut, on charges of Criminal Sexual Act 3rd Degree (Class E-Felony) and Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Class A-Misd) as a result of an incident involving a 15 year old child. Investigation revealed that Hines, […]



Newburgh Rowing Club Helps Set Up New Club in Cortlandt Manor

Oct 16th, 2013 | By | Category: In Your Town

Coaches and rowers from the Newburgh Rowing Club traveled to Cortlandt Manor on Saturday October 12th, to help setup a new rowing club and teach the fundamentals of rowing, said Coach Ed Kennedy, Programs Director of the Newburgh Rowing Club. “We are helping to start a new rowing club in Cortlandt Manor, Westchester, where Indian […]



State Police Conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Operations

Aug 30th, 2013 | By | Category: General Interest

On August 26, 2013, the State Police in Cortlandt and the Town of Yorktown Police Department conducted an Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail in which a 19 year old underage operative went into the below listed establishments that sell alcoholic beverages and attempted to purchase alcohol without being asked to show any identification. Four out of […]



Westchester County Airport Receives $6.5 Million in Improvement Grants

Aug 15th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded a total of $6,534,000 in federal grants to Westchester County for improvements at the Westchester County Airport through the Airport Improvement Program. Specifically, Westchester County was awarded a grant of $4,734,000 to tear out and replace the entire runway; a grant of $1,260,000 to replace an outdated aircraft […]