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Winter Storm Harper to arrive in Putnam County Saturday evening lasting through Sunday delivering a combination of rain, sleet, snow and ice and freezing temperatures.

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell met with her Executive ICS Team to discuss the possible impact of Winter Storm Harper. The forecast calls for light snow to begin Saturday, January 19, 2019 evening which will increase in intensity before possibly changing to sleet and rain as warm front passe


Trader Joe's Visits JFK to Thank Students for Kindness Rocks

This year, the goal for second graders at John F. Kennedy Elementary School is to take the kindness rocks project that started at JFK and spread it into the larger community. "Mrs. Olsen's and Mrs. Gorey's classes made kindness rocks and we're looking for places to send them," explained Brady, a stu


School lockdowns lifted as Danbury police search for shooting suspect

DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH) - Lockdowns at Western Connecticut State University's Midtown Campus and the Ellsworth Avenue school have been lifted following a nearby shooting Thursday afternoon.


Diabetes Education Classes in Danbury

A series of three morning and evening Comprehensive Diabetes Self-Management Education Classes will be offered in Danbury during the month of February. The classes are held at 41 Germantown Road, Suite B03, Danbury, CT 06810.


Atmosphere, Menu, Service Make The Arch A Route 22 Mainstay

The Arch Restaurant in Brewster has been serving up high-class food and drink since it first opened its doors more than 40 years ago. Providing a sophisticated atmosphere and elegant ambiance, The Arch may just be the perfect place to add to your local restaurant rotation.


SE Highway Chief Faces Challenge from Within Dept.

It might be awkward within the Town of Southeast highway department for much of 2019 as a worker of the department has announced his intention to run against his boss, Superintendent Michael Bruen.


Hudson Valley Native Killed In Syria Explosion

PINE PLAINS, NY — One of the four Americans killed in an explosion in Syria Wednesday was from the Hudson Valley. Navy Chief Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) Shannon M. Kent, 35, of Pine Plains, Dutchess County, was among those killed in the explosion in Manbji, Syria.


Harckham To Hold First Coffee And Conversation In Putnam County

Newly-elected New York State Senator Pete Harckham invites Putnam County community members in the 40th Senate District to his first "Coffee and Conversation" event on Saturday, Jan. 26, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Putnam Diner, 2600 NY-22, Patterson, N.Y.


@The Studio Around the Corner in Brewster: Jan 20th

Author Talk and Book Signing - Gail Carson Levine's Ogre Enchanted. Please join the Cultural Arts Coalition for a very special author talk and signing of Gail Carson Levine's "Ogre Enchanted" on Sunday January 20th at 1:00pm at The Studio Around the Corner, 67 Main Street in Brewster, NY. (Snow date


Police: Danbury student arrested after threat and bullets found

Photo: H John Voorhees III / Hearst Connecticut Media. A male student was arrested at Danbury High School Wednesday after officials say he was threatening a female student and bullets were found in his possession.


Ridgefielders plan to protest at Women’s March in New York City Saturday

Organizers for the town chapter of the Women’s March plan to protest in New York City once again at this year’s rally on Saturday, Jan. 19. Aimee Berger-Girvalo, who organized buses to the first march in Washington, D.C., in January 2017, said the group will be using public transportation to travel


NY State Emergency Operations Center activated for winter storm

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has activated the Emergency Operations Center to enhanced monitoring mode in preparations for the weekend storm. Gov. Cuomo says several thousand snow plows and other assets around the state are preparing to be deployed at a moment's notice to k


NY State Police: “Avoid Unnecessary Travel & Be Prepared” For Harper

Winter storm Harper is expected to hit CNY with a bunch of snow, high winds and low temperatures and the New York State Police want to make sure we stay as safe as possible. Several municipalities have already issued snow emergencies, but Troopers want to make sure you don't drive unless it's absolu


This Weekend: Concerts, comedy and boats

The Hartford Boat Show runs Jan. 17 to Jan. 20 at Mohegan Sun, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd, Uncasville. Tickets are $14. For more information, visit hartfordboatshow.com. Jerry O’Sullivan will perform on Jan. 17 at 7:45 p.m. at St. Gabriel’s Church Hall, 26 Broadway, Milford. The concert is free. For more in


New York State Police: Avoid unnecessary travel during weekend snow storm

SYRACUSE N.Y. — Troopers with New York State Police are encouraging drivers to avoid any unnecessary driving during the winter storm expected to hit this weekend. They say troopers will be out patrolling during the storm to help, working closely with local Emergency Operations Centers as needed and


Ben's Chess Classes at Keeler Library in North Salem

January 30th, February 13th, February 20th, and February 27th (Wednesdays) from 5:00 - 6:00 PM. Learn to play or improve your game with Ben, a North Salem resident and 9th grader.


19-year-old is wounded victim in Danbury shooting

DANBURY — Police are continuing the search and investigation for the gunman in Thursday’s shooting near Danbury Hospital. The victim, who has not been identified, is recovering with a gunshot wound to the arm that is non-life threatening.


Area Woman ID'd As One Four Americans Killed In Syria Suicide Bombing

A Hudson Valley woman has been identified as one of the four Americans killed in a suicide bombing in Syria on Wednesday. Navy Chief Cryptologic Technician Shannon M. Kent, 35, was a Dutchess County resident who was a sailor assigned to Cryptologic Warfare Activity 66, based at Fort George G. Meade,


Eversource Advises Danbury Customers on Storm Prep

DANBURY, CT — With a powerful storm making its way across the country that is expected to bring snow, ice, sleet and freezing rain to Danbury this weekend followed by frigid temperatures, Eversource is signaling its readiness to address any storm-related power outages or damage to the electric syste


ID Released For Man Killed In Crash That Caused Hours-Long Saw Mill Parkway Closure

The driver who died in a crash on the Saw Mill River Parkway that closed the northbound lanes in Bedford Hills for hours has been identified. Robert Leff, 51, of the Baldwin Place section of Somers, died around 11:25 a.m. Thursday after crashing into a tree, said Kieran O'Leary, spokesman for the We