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Kingston Woman Charged with Drug Sales, Possession - Hudson Valley News Network

KINGSTON –A Kingston woman was arrested by Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (URGENT) for drug sales and possession.Authorities said on Jun 15, 2018, members of URGENT arrested Christina Cherry, 36, following an investigation of heroin and cocaine sales in the City of Ki


Enjoying A Morning Stroll: Black Bear Makes Rounds In Poughkeepsie

Of course, never approach a black bear and don't keep food or birdseed in your yard to attract them. If one happens to approach, make a loud noise and leave the area.

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-06-21 14:14:33

Crews work to stabilize collapsed Poughkeepsie buildings

Work began on Wednesday by demolishing 17 Academy St., which suffered damage when the top of 19 Academy St. fell, dropping debris on the nearby area.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-06-20 18:41:00

Man Caught With Assault Weapons, Drugs, Cash In Poughkeepsie Bust

A 49-year-old man was busted with assault weapons, drugs, and cash after police received complaints of drug dealing in the area.Emory S. Nesbitt of Poughkeepsie was taken into custody around 4 p.m. Wednesday following a raid by members of the Dutchess County Drug Task Force, said Frank Tasciotti, as

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-06-21 00:00:00

Poughkeepsie: Demolition on collapsed buildings expected to continue next week

By the end of Monday, one week after a partial collapse at 19 Academy St. endangered nearby residents and forced roads to be closed, city officials plan to have completely demolished the building, allowing the next phase of cleanup to begin.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-06-21 22:58:00

Conspirator in 2010 gang killing in Kingston loses appeal of his sentence

Russ, 31, pleaded guilty to conspiracy in March 2012 for his role in the 2010 shooting death of Charles “C.J.” King in Midtown Kingston. Authorities said King was killed because he had agreed to be a prosecution witness against fellow gang member Jarrin “Phat Boy” Rankin in a previous shooting case.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-21 21:55:08

'Coolest Small Town In America' In Hudson Valley: Report

BEACON, NY — Trying to find a place for day trip during the summer? How about one of the "10 Coolest Small Towns in America 2018"? And it's no more than a 1-1/4 hour car ride from anywhere in southern Westchester and Rockland County. Heck, you can even get there via Metro North.

PATCH - 2018-06-21 16:17:40

Police Warn After 'Predicate Sex Offender' Moves to Ulster County

Police are warning the public after a "Predicate Sex Offender," who sexually abused children moved to Ulster County. According to Kingston police, Bruce Gilmore moved to Janet Street in Kingston.The 47-year-old is labeled a "Predicate Sex Offender," on the New York State sex offender's database.Down

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-06-20 08:43:17

Passenger Arrested for Possessing Over 3 lbs. of Weed - Hudson Valley News Network

Tarrence K. DanielNEWBURGH –A passenger in a vehicle traveling on I-87 was arrested for marijuana possession following a vehicle stop for a traffic violation in the town of Newburgh on Jun. 19, just after 9:30 p.m.During the interview investigation, probable cause to search the vehicle and its occup


Kingston High School staffer placed on leave in wake of drug arrest

Andrew Michael, a transition coordinator at the school, is on leave “pending me completing my investigation,” Kingston school district Superintendent Paul Padalino said after Wednesday night’s Board of Education meeting. “At that point, we will determine, by probably the next board meeting, what we’

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-21 15:10:09

Dig it: Archaeologists scour Woodstock ‘69 concert field

In this photo, members of the Public Archaeology Facility at Binghamton University work at the site of the 1969 original Woodstock Music and Art Fair, in Bethel, N.Y. Information from the dig will help a museum plan interpretive walking routes in time for the concert’s 50th anniversary next year.Ric

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-21 10:43:23

People trapped in collapsed Poughkeepsie building, fire chief says

City of Poughkeepsie Fire Chief Mark Johnson said there was a structural collapse and people are trapped, around 4:40 p.m. on Monday.A Journal reporter on the scene said a firefighter was using a saw to enter one of the buildings near the structural collapse, which is located between Main and Cannon


Lolita's opens, brings Neapolitan-style pizza to Poughkeepsie

Ed Kowalski, owner of Lola's Cafe and Crave Restaurant, talks about how he successfully runs two businesses located right next to each other.Alex H. Wagner/Poughkeepsie Journal

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-06-21 18:42:00

State shuts Bear Café in Woodstock due to sales tax debt; owner expects to make payment, reopen soon

BEARSVILLE, N.Y. >> The Bear Café has been shut down by the state due to nonpayment of sales taxes, but the restaurant’s owner said he will pay what is owed and could reopen the business as soon as Thursday night or Friday.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-21 17:55:08

Man injured in tractor mishap on Esopus farm

ESOPUS, N.Y. >> A man who fell off a tractor Wednesday on a River Road farm and was partially run over by a mower attachment was flown to Westchester Medical Center for evaluation and treatment, according to the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office said.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-20 21:03:46

Woman rescued from partially collapsed building in Poughkeepsie

Firefighters from both the Poughkeepsie and Arlington Fire Departments are operating at the scene and are being assisted by Mobile Life Support Services, the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department, and a number of other agencies including an Urban Search and Rescue Team.


What you need to know about the Poughkeepsie building that collapsed on Academy Street

The building at 19 Academy St., along with 21 and 23 Academy St., is owned by Pok 23 Acad and Pok Acad, limited liability companies, according to state Environmental Conservation records. The companies are listed as having a New York City address.


Man Caught With 3 Pounds Of Pot In Hudson Valley Stop

New York State Police troopers in Orange County busted a man with more than three pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop on I-87 in Newburgh.Troopers stopped a vehicle shortly after 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday night, when the driver committed a vehicle and traffic law violation. During the subsequent st


Poughkeepsie Man Charged with Attempted Burglary - Hudson Valley News Network

Rodarius SmithTOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE –A 30-year-old Poughkeepsie man was arrested following a burglary in progress complaint on Jun. 14 at Mountain Brook Apartments located at 134 Innis Avenue.Town of Poughkeepsie Police allege Rodarius Smith attempted to gain entry through a window into an occupied f


Demolition underway of collapsed Poughkeepsie building

"Once they do that, then we can structurally access the surrounding properties in a safer matter," he said, noting that once inspectors can ensure the safety of the other buildings, displaced residents will be able to return to their homes.