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Police in two communities make saves with Narcan

MID-HUDSON - Police in the Town of Wallkill and in the Village of Wappingers Falls saved a person who had apparently overdosed on illegal drugs. At about 10:19 p.m., on Wednesday, March 21, Wallkill Officers Michael Nolte and Daniel Graham responded to a medical emergency at a residence on Decker Dr

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-23 10:03:41

New casino drives up Sullivan County jobs

The Resorts World Catskills opening, six weeks ago, attracted Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul ALBANY - The new Resorts World Catskills casino in Kiamesha Lake drove up Sullivan County's new jobs by 9.2 percent when comparing February to the same month of last year. The casino, which opened early February, h

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-23 10:08:14

Poughkeepsie City Police look for missing man

Vidal POUGHKEEPSIE - Police in the City of Poughkeepsie are asking for the public's assistance in locating a man last seen in the city on March 19. During the investigation, police learned that Patrick Vidal may be suicidal. Vidal, 54, is black, five-feet, eight inches tall, with brown eyes, and b

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-22 10:49:05

Wallkill police revive apparent overdose victim

TOWN OF WALLKILL - Town police officers revived a man suffering from an apparent drug overdose on Wednesday. Police said officers Michael Nolte and Daniel Graham responded to an emergency medical services call on Decker Driver shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday. Police said they found the 29-year-old m

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-23 12:23:51

Orange County man admits selling heroin to woman who died from possible OD

GOSHEN, N.Y. >> An Orange County man who sold heroin to a woman who later died as the result of a possible overdose of the drug has pleaded guilty to criminal sale of a controlled substance, according to the county District Attorney's Office. Jay Pagan, 32, of Maybrook, pleaded guilty to the felony

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-03-23 04:00:00

Man wanted on drug charges surrenders after 'brief standoff' in New Windsor

NEW WINDSOR - A man wanted by Ulster County police on drug charges engaged police in a "brief standoff" on Friday at a New Windsor home before surrendering, according to the Ulster County Sheriff's Office. Police said the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotic Team (URGENT) had been looking for R

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-23 23:09:39

Prince Harry, Meghan tour N. Ireland; wedding china on sale

LONDON (AP) - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made a surprise visit to Northern Ireland on Friday as part of their pre-wedding tour of the United Kingdom. The trip was not announced ahead of time in keeping with security procedures used for royal travel to Northern Ireland. Kensington Palace official

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-03-23 21:02:50

New owners of Playtogs Plaza plan facelift

Existing center building MIDDLETOWN - The new owners of the Playtogs Plaza shopping center that straddles the Middletown city/Wallkill town line, on Dolson Avenue, is planning to give it a major facelift to attract new tenants. The complex, with three main buildings and some smaller standalones, i

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-22 10:42:12

Middletown man, woman indicted on cocaine, pot charges

GOSHEN - An Orange County grand jury on Wednesday indicted a Middletown man and woman on charges they possessed more than four ounces of cocaine and more than a pound of marijuana. Freddie Lopez, 28, and Chaniyah Ocasio, 21, were each indicted on felony counts of second- and third-degree criminal po


Newburgh Man Pleads Guilty to Heroin Possession

Tysha Stevens GOSHEN - Tysha Stevens, 23, of the City of Newburgh, pled guilty to Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Second Degree, in connection with his possession on Feb. 11, 2018, of over seven ounces of heroin. Stevens faces an agreed-on sentence of ten years in prison when he


Courtroom erupts after man found guilty in fatal crash

GOSHEN - A jury convicted a New Windsor man on Thursday of criminally negligent homicide in the car-crash death of 25-year-old Ashley Martinez, acquitting him of the top count, vehicular manslaughter, and drugged-driving charges. Gregory Cardona, 28, now faces up to two to four years in prison on th


Police kill gunman who took over Panera Bread in Princeton

A man who entered a Princeton Panera Bread with a gun Tuesday morning was shot dead by police after a five-hour standoff, the Attorney General's office said. Gunshots were heard at the scene around 3:30 p.m., and NBC reported that a state police officer had fired his weapon. Peter Aseltine, a spoke


Monticello man accused of sexually abusing 12-year-old girl in Woodridge

WOODRIDGE - A Monticello man was charged with sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl, Woodridge village police reported Tuesday. Police said their investigation began when the girl's mother reported she discovered inappropriate text messages between her daughter and Ramon Luke Figueroa, 55, of Monticel


How Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's Wedding Invite Differs From Prince William, Kate Middleton's

On Thursday morning, the official Twitter account for Kensington Palace tweeted a series of images and videos showcasing the invitations for the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Anyone prestigious enough to get invited to the next royal wedding will get one of these fancy cards. The weddin


#BREAKING NYC Firefighter killed in Harlem fire

A firefighter died while battling a five alarm fire in Harlem late last night. The fire broke out in the basement of a building on St. Nicholas Avenue just before 11 p.m. As flames spread, a firefighter became trapped. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Three other firef

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-23 06:28:02

Maybrook man admits selling heroin to woman who died

Pagan GOSHEN - A Maybrook man pled guilty in Orange County Court on Thursday to a charge of criminal sale of a controlled substance in connection with selling heroin to a 24-year-old Maybrook woman who died as the result of a possible drug overdose on January 26, 2018. At the time he pled guilty,

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-23 10:08:15

Meghan Markle's Wedding Dress Details Revealed, Gown Will Not Upstage Kate Middleton's

Meghan Markle's wedding dress is expected to be beautiful, but it will not upstage Kate Middleton's, according to a royal biographer. The palace has remained mum as to who is designing Markle's bridal gown. However, Katie Nicholl gave some details about the dress that the "Suits" actress would wear


Mom, Kids Arrested In Franklin Drug Dealing Bust

FRANKLIN, NJ - A New Brunswick mother and her two children were arrested following a month-long investigation into drug dealing within Franklin Township and New Brunswick, Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson announced. Monique R. Walker, 28; Ronda Walker, 49; and Dymarkis T. Walker, 27,


Ex-tenant sues complex over bedbug spraying

VILLAGE OF WARWICK - Victoria Palmieri said she told managers at Liberty Green Senior Apartments she has a severe allergy to pesticides, but when a bedbug infestation broke out, the pest control contractor kept spraying in public areas in her building. Palmieri said she developed breathing difficult

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-22 01:05:12

Middletown Cocaine, Crack Dealer Sentenced

WHITE PLAINS - Collyer Goodman, a/k/a "West," was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in supplying at least 14 other drug dealers with cocaine and crack cocaine in Middletown. According to Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Goodman was conv