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Hudson Valley Swim Coach Sentenced In Child Sex Case
David "Skip" Storch, a well-known Hudson Valley long-distance swimmer with his own Wikipedia page, was sentenced to seven years in prison for sexually abusing a young girl beginning when she was 10 years old.Storch, 60, of New City, bursts into tears and called himself a coward during the sentencing
Homeless man charged with grand larceny: Police
(Photo: Courtesy of East Fishkill Police Department)A 33-year-old homeless man was arrested on Tuesday after East Fishkill police said he stole credit cards from a vehicle on Monday.Matthew Smith was identified by security footage at a couple of local gas stations where he allegedly used a stolen cr
Upstate NY 'kayak killer' to collect on dead fiance's life insurance
In this Nov. 8, 2017 file photo, Angelika Graswald stands with her attorneys Jeffrey Chartier, left, and Richard Portale during her sentencing at the Orange County courthouse in Goshen, N.Y. (Jim Sabastian | Times-Herald Record | AP)
Body of missing Orange County teen found
BLOOMING GROVE, N.Y. >> The body of a 13-year-old Washingtonville boy has been found, Blooming Grove Town Police said Sunday.
Plattekill man charged with stealing $8,000 worth of copper piping from Lowe’s store in Highland
LLOYD, N.Y. >> A Plattekill man is accused of stealing about $8,000 worth of copper piping from the Lowe’s store in Highland, police said Tuesday.
Woman convicted of killing fiance reportedly gets portion of life insurance money
FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2017 file photo, Angelika Graswald stands with her attorneys Jeffrey Chartier, left, and Richard Portale during her sentencing at the Orange County courthouse in Goshen, N.Y. Graswald, initially charged with murder in the drowning death of her fiance during a New York kayak ou
Gang member charged with ordering two people shot
WHITE PLAINS – A Mount Vernon man, a high-ranking member of the Bloods gang, was indicted on five-counts including attempted murder and two counts each of assault and criminal possession of a weapon.
Two bodies found in Salisbury Mills home
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Talk of our Town | The Putnam County News & Recorder
Has the heat got you thinking about fall? The 4th Annual Oktoberfest in Cold Spring, hosted by the Knights of Columbus, is in the works for September 29 and 30 at Mayor’s Park. Stay tuned to the next edition of the PCNR for more information. Mark your calendars, book lovers. The Friends of the Desmo
Plattekill man allegedly stole $8,000 in copper piping from Lowes
A 63-year-old Plattekill man was arrested on Tuesday after he was accused of stealing nearly $8,000 in copper piping from a Lowes store in Highland, according to Town of Lloyd police.
Settlement in Vincent Viafore kayak drowning case; fiancee Angelika Graswald did prison time
In this file photo, Angelika Graswald stands with her attorneys Jeffrey Chartier, left, and Richard Portale during her sentencing at the Orange County courthouse in Goshen, N.Y. A lawsuit settlement has been reached in the kayak drowning of Vincent Viafore after his fiancee, Graswald, served prison
See Ossining In New National, State School District Rankings
OSSINING, NY — Data compiler Niche just released its new list, 2019 Best School Districts In America. Ossining was ranked No. 141 in New York state.
Mount Vernon gang member charged with attempted murder
Jason Garcia, a high-ranking member of the Bloods gang, ordered the shots. The 35-year-old is facing second-degree attempted murder, two counts of first-degree assault and two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, all felonies.
Paterson police arrest four in Hamilton Avenue drug raid
Betty C. Fullard, 56; Bernard W. Moore, 37; Richard A. Peters, known on the street as “Dick,” 47, all of Paterson. And Jake R. Otterstedd, 19, of Park Ridge were arrested on drug charges, authorities said.
Woman Hospitalized, Franklin Lakes Drinking Party Crashed: Police
FRANKLIN LAKES, NJ — A woman was hospitalized after police responded to an underage drinking party late Sunday night, authorities said.
Another hiker injured in fall at Mohonk Preserve
GARDINER, N.Y. >> A hiker fell in an area along the cliffs in the West Trapps area of Mohonk Preserve on Saturday afternoon and was taken to an area hospital for treatment, a spokeswoman for the preserve said.
See Where Pearl River Fits In New School District Rankings
PEARL RIVER, NY — Data compiler Niche released its new list, 2019 Best School Districts In America, last week. Pearl River came in at No. 181 in New York.
Traffic stop yields coke, pot, two suspects
Andre Dasilva, 21, and Melvin Sanchez, 19, were both charged with two felony counts of possession of drugs for the cocaine and Dasilva was charged with two counts of misdemeanor criminal possession of marijuana.
Proposed downtown plaza in Port Chester moving ahead
The $45,000 plan is set to be discussed by the board this month, with a possible vote as early as September.
Two bodies found in Salisbury Mills
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