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Man dies in mult-vehicle crash
Police say just before 10 p.m. Wednesday, 41-year-old Jeremy Bendzlowicz was riding his motorcycle on Route 9W when another driver, 29-year-old Ashley Ubrich, failed to yield and made a left-hand turn in front of him.
Multiplex theater at the Hudson Valley Mall won’t open until January
But when it does, Neighborhood Cinema Group, the new theater operators, will offer up assigned seating in new “luxury reclining chairs,” according to a press release form Hull Property Group, the mall owners.
Motorcyclist killed in 3-vehicle crash in Greene County
NEW BALTIMORE, N.Y. >> A Coeymans Hollow man died in a three-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 9W near Flatbush Road, the Greene County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday.
Predicted 60 mph winds, hail lead to severe thunderstorm warning in Dutchess, Ulster counties
The storm was located north of Ellenville at around 7:35 p.m. Friday, according to the National Weather Service in Albany, and was expected to reach Kingston at around 8:15 p.m., Rhinebeck at around 8:20 p.m. and Hyde Park and Staatsburg at around 8:25 p.m. Wind gusts of up to 60 mph and quarter-siz
Police searching for missing Glenmont teen
Police said Madison Mutziger was last seen on Wednesday, August 15, in Glenmont. Police believe she may be in need of medical treatment.
Resorts World Catskills struggling financially: report
Resorts World Catskills, the $1 billion casino that opened in February, incurred a $58 million loss in the first six months of the year, including $37 million in the last three months.
Police: Body found in Esopus Creek was Kingston homeless man who drowned
TOWN OF ULSTER, N.Y. >> Police have identified the body found early Wednesday near a homeless encampment along the Esopus Creek off state Route 28 as a Kingston man, state police said Thursday.Matthew Hults, 32, who police said was homeless and living in Kingston, tripped and fell into the creek, ac
New safety rules enacted at popular Catskills waterfall
HAINES FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — New regulations are in effect at Kaaterskill Falls, a 230-foot (70-meter) two-tiered waterfall in the Catskills and one of the region's most popular destinations for centuries.
Saugerties board consider eliminating K-9 police position
Andreassen estimated that position held by a human and the cost of caring for the canine officer amounts to $100,000 to $125,000.
2nd Good Samaritan ID'd Who Helped Bridge-Jumping Boy
HASTING-ON-HUDSON, NY — There were two people who helped a young boy who jumped off an overpass Aug. 3 on the Saw Mill River Parkway in Yonkers. One of them was Hastings-on-Hudson Police Officer Jessie Ferreira Cavallo, who parked her car, grabbed medical items and followed the child off theoverpass
Man sails Hudson River in memory of wife
WATERFORD, N.Y. (NEWS10) - One man is on a mission to travel up the Hudson River, through the canal system, and eventually to Lake Champlain. 83-year-old Barry Clark is doing it all in the name of love.
NY police officer jumps off overpass to save boy's life
Officer Jessie Ferreira Cavallo, of the Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y., police department was on her way to work when she saw the boy jump from an overpass, and quickly jumped over after him to render aid, USA Todayreportedlast week.
Hudson Valley RibFest returns to New Paltz on Aug. 17, 18 and 19
It will be barbecue at its finest this weekend at the Hudson Valley RibFest at the Ulster County Fairgrounds, 249 Libertyville Road, New Paltz.
Promotion head touts growth of Dutchess County tourism
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. >> Visitor spending is up 25 percent over the last five years in Dutchess County, according to Mary Kay Vrba, president of Dutchess Tourism Inc.
Families, children form bonds through Fresh Air Fund host program
Lin, Nelson and Offen are new to the program, taking part for the first time this year. Others have participated in the past and are keeping at it.
Rent-stabilized apartments won't affect property values, taxes
About twenty-five members of Community Voices Heard, a grassroots organization in Ossining, marched through the village Saturday in support of affordable housing and rent stabilization.Seth Harrison/Lohud
Heavy rain expected for Friday evening commute, thunderstorm watch in effect
Friday’s storm is expected to start during the end of the evening commute, possibly earlier in Putnam and northern Westchester, AccuWeather meteorologist Bob Smerbeck said.
Man dies in Greene County crash
According to witnesses, Ubrich failed to yield the right away and made a left hand turn in front of Bendzlowicz, causing his motorcycle to strike the rear of her pickup truck. After Bendzlowicz struck Ubrich's pickup truck, witnesses say Brockett was unable to stop in time before striking Bendzlowic
Heat advisory set through Friday; storms, cool weather ahead
It could feel like it's in the mid-90s outside today and Friday thanks to high temperatures and humidity, according to the National Weather Service, which has issued a heat advisory until 6 p.m. Friday.
Poughkeepsie man indicted for murder in death of New Paltz woman in fatal crash in Lloyd
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> ThePoughkeepsie man responsible for the death of a New Paltz woman in a July 1 car crashon Route 299 in Lloyd demonstrated “depraved indifference to human life” and has been indicted for second-degree murder, the Ulster County District Attorney’s Office said Wednesday.