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Police recover bodies of father and son swept down river
CUDDEBACKVILLE, N.Y. – Police say searchers have recovered the bodies of aNew York Cityman and his 9-year-old son who were swept down a rain-swollen upstate river over the weekend.State troopers on Monday identified the victims as 46-year-old Marco Avila and 9-year-old Marcos Avila of Queens.Departm
Search resumes for father, son missing in Neversink River
The missing youth was rafting with a 16-year-old when the craft overturned near the Oakland Valley Campground. The father of the 9-year-old and another man swam out to the boys, and the other man was able to bring the older youth to the shore, but the father and his son were swept downstream.
Fire damages Monticello house under renovation
Monticello FD photo MONTICELLO – A single-family home at 22 Summit Avenue in Monticello that was undergoing renovations, sustained fire, smoke and water damage in a blaze that broke out at around 10:47 Monday night.The two-alarm fire began on an outside porch area and spread inside. A neighbor who s
Convict in 1977 kidnapping, murder in Ulster County a free man
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> After spending 38 years and four months behind bars for the kidnapping and murder of Gertrude “Trudy” Resnick Farber, Ronald H. Krom is once again a free man.
Orange County Man and Two Children Gone Missing While Rafting
The man and two children went missing while on a water raft about three miles west of the D & H Canal Park on Hoag Road, in Cuddebackville, NY. Authorities were alerted when the raft was spotted coming down the river empty.
Narcotics and homicide investigation concluded in Middletown
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Man surrenders after barricaded in his house for hours
The 46-year-old father dove into the river when his nine-year-old son and 16-year-old boy were spilled into the water from a raft. Another man was able to swim to the older child and bring him to safety, but the other man and his son were carried away by the current.The search went on during the day
Both victims recovered from Neversink River
Neither Mark Avila, 46, nor his son, Marcos Avila, 9, both of Queens were wearing a lifejacket.
Latest fall at Mohonk Preserve is fatal
GARDINER, N.Y. >> A man was killed in a 160-foot fall while climbing in the West Trapps area of the Mohonk Preserve, a Mohonk spokeswoman said Monday.
Search resumes in Neversink River for missing man, 9-year-old son
CUDDEBACKVILLE, N.Y. >> Police and rescue workers were set to resume a search Sunday morning for a 46-year-old man and his 9-year-old son who were swept down the Neversink River after their raft overturned Saturday morning, according to state police.
Father and son swept away in raging Neversink River waters
His friend and he noticed two boys from their group racing by on a raft in the raging waters. The boys, ages 16 and eight, were yelling for help.
Construction Project Causing Big Traffic Delays at Lake Wallenpaupack
PALMYRA TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Business owners along part of Lake Wallenpaupack are crying foul, saying a construction project is costing them money.
Climber falls at Mohonk Preserve, marking third accident in two weeks
GARDINER, N.Y. >> A climber fell in the West Trapps Area of the Mohonk Preserve Sunday afternoon, suffering unknown injuries, according to Gretchen Reed, a spokeswoman for the preserve.
Grahamsville Little World’s Fair marks 139th year
GRAHAMSVILLE – It is billed as the oldest longest running independent fair in New York.The 139th Grahamsville Little World’s Fair held this weekend concludes today.Sponsored by the Neversink Agricultural Society, the fair includes everything a family could want for a weekend of fun.There is a horse
Milford Police searching for man who broke into Walls Service Center, stole vehicle
Milford Police are continuing their search for the suspect who broke into Walls Service Center and stole a vehicle from the shop's garage.According to the Milford Police Department, the suspect pictured in the surveillance photo forced his way inside the shop overnight Thursday and stole a vehicle t
Kingston woman arrested on welfare fraud
KINGSTON – A 28-year-old Kingston woman has been arrested by the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office and charged with two counts of felony offering a false instrument for filing and a misdemeanor of welfare fraud.District Attorney Holley Carnright said an investigation found that Danielle Lambert filed b
Royal Health Group Takes Steps to Improve Health Outcomes and Streamlines their Transitional Care Process by Partnering with Nexus Health Resources
MIDDLETOWN, NY – 08-20-2018 (Press Release Jet) — Family-owned Royal Health Group operates multiple senior care facilities throughout Massachusetts, Cape Cod and Rhode Island and recently partnered with Nexus Health Resources® to begin using its Nexus Health Call CenterTMfor post-discharge patient f
Kingston police arrest two on drug charges
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> A city woman and New Windsor man were arrested after an investigation into narcotic sales and trafficking, police said.
College Students Bought An Old Couch For $20 And Ended Up Returning $40,000 To A Widow
When you buy a secondhand couch, you usually find some old candy wrappers and dust under the cushions – nothing out of the ordinary. But for three roommates in New Paltz, N.Y., their experience with buying an old couch went a little bit differently.
Drug dealer with Sussex customers sentenced to 5 years
MORRISTOWN -- A 25-year-old man who admitted to delivering heroin and crack cocaine to his drug customers in Sussex, Morris, Warren and Bergen counties in 2017 was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison.