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Missing: Have You Seen This Area College Student Or His Car?
A 20-year-old college student from the area has gone missing and authorities are asking for the public's help in locating him. Michael McLaughlin, of Cornwall in Orange County, attends Stony Brook University in Suffolk County on Long Island.
Chester Recreation Department planning trips for the new year
CHESTER - The Parks and Recreation Department has a variety of trips planned for the new year, according to Director Michelle Deshler. "Things are moving along here at the center. We have some new and exiting things scheduled for this year," she said in a press release. "All of these trips are open
Hazardous Weather Outlooks for Most Of Hudson Valley
HUDSON VALLEY, NY — Warning that roads could get slippery, the National Weather Service has issued hazardous weather outlooks for Dutchess, Orange, Putnam and Ulster counties as well as updating its winter weather advisories for the rest of the Hudson Valley.
Stunning Tudor Mansion In Sight Of Ski Areas In Hudson Valley
MIDDLETOWN, NY — Imagine the sounds of music and opera that once filled this magnificent country mansion. From a grand ballroom to two glass-enclosed summer patios, the home is meant for elegance and comfort at the same time. This listing originally appeared on realtor.com.
Orange County Man Arrested After Cop Is Punched In Face At SantaCon Pub Crawl
A Middletown man was charged with aggravated assault on a police officer after a Hoboken sergeant was punched in the face and a patrolman sustained a dislocated thumb in one of several brawls that broke out Saturday during the Hudson waterfront city’s annual SantaCon pub crawl.
United Way of Dutchess-Orange offers training for nonprofits
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region will offer a free training session Thursday, Jan. 17, for nonprofit professionals and volunteers. The session, “Cultivating Community: Driving Your Organization to the Next Level,” will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dutchess Comm
Roblee: Central New York's special Greek Revival flavor
Last month, I touched briefly upon the prominence of the Greek Revival style of architecture throughout our region, a topic worth fleshing out further this month. The historic pathways along which architectural styles moved in New York state served to bring people and ideas to our area. The westward
Overnight Shooting Injures Man in Orange
EMS transported a 26-year-old male to University Hospital in Newark after gunfire struck him late Friday night. According to preliminary reports the shooting happened in the vicinity of 323 Henry Street at approximately 11:27 p.m. where an unknown gunman arrived at that location and fired shots at t
Erie Station tree lighting makes dreams come true
Cookies, cakes, cocoa — and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Kayla Smith and Julianna Small with model train (Photo by Ginny Privitar) Song of the Valley Sweet Adelines serenaded the crowd (Photo by Ginny Privitar)
Snow, freezing rain and sleet expected tonight in some areas of Lower Hudson Valley
A winter weather advisory is in effect for Putnam until Monday. Freezing rain today is expected to turn into a mixture of snow and sleet in some of the northern areas of the Lower Hudson Valley.
Suspect Admits To Defacing Newspaper With Hate Symbols In Northern Westchester
Police have found the person who defaced a single copy of The Northern Westchester Examiner newspaper with hate symbols, according to the Examiner News. Once the person was identified and admitted writing the swastikas and KKK on the paper, the Peekskill Police department said the person could not b
Ice, sleet and snow in the mix for northern N.J., forecasters say
Winter is coming, northern New Jersey. The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Sussex and Warren counties, as well as northeastern Pennsylvania, from Saturday’s overnight hours through Sunday. Freezing rain, sleet and snow are all in the forecast, with up
New York State Police join Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign
The New York State Police announce they will participate in the national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative. The campaign started Thursday, December 13, and runs through the holidays until Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
3 injured, including 2 with serious injuries, in Wappingers Route 9 collision
Three people were injured, two of them with serious injuries, in a two-car collision on Route 9 on Thursday night, according to Town of Poughkeepsie police. The accident occurred at around 5:53 p.m. along Route 9 — or South Road — in the area of the Valvoline Instant Oil Change at 1788 South Road in
Warwick officer cleared of charges in fatal shooting
A Warwick police officer who shot and killed an armed man in June will not face any charges according to Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, in a Facebook post. On Thursday, a grant jury declined to file criminal charges against the unnamed officer who killed Dwayne Clyburn on June 16,
Hudson Valley Crime Roundup: Man With Ax Didn't Want To Split Tip
HUDSON VALLEY, NY — Check out the week's top crime news covered by the region's 24 Patch sites. Among the stories are teens charged with manslaughter, eye doctor accused of sexual conduct with child and police searching for person who threw dogs out of car.
Measles Outbreak Now Impacting Hudson Valley Schools
The Hudson Valley measles outbreak is now impacting a number of local schools, health officials warn. On Monday, the Orange County Department of Health confirmed there are now five confirmed cases of measles in Orange County.
Five Children Diagnosed With Measles In Orange County
As the number of measles cases continues to grow in Rockland County, new cases are also being reported in neighboring Orange County. Currently, there are 94 cases of measles in Rockland County, and five confirmed cases in Orange County.
Hazardous Weather Outlook For Most Of Hudson Valley
HUDSON VALLEY, NY — The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for most of the Hudson Valley. For Orange, Putnam, Rockland and northern Westchester counties:
Grand Jury Issues Finding On Police Shooting Of Civilian
GOSHEN, NY — Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced Thursday that on Dec. 13, an Orange County grand jury declined to file charges against a Town of Warwick police officer who shot a man June 16, at 24 Wheeler Ave., in Warwick. An investigation determined that the man menaced and