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Two escape Greene County blaze, home destroyed

EAST DURHAM, NY – Officials are investigating an early morning fire that destroyed a home on Jennings Road. Around midnight, firefighters responded to the home and found it fully involved. Two residents that were inside managed to escape with no injuries.

WNYT - 2018-12-10 09:07:01

Hudson Valley Restaurants With the Most Health Violations in 2018

These restaurants were cited by the health department as having the most critical violations in 2018. Health inspectors from the state regularly visit local restaurants looking for health code violations. The goal is to protect diners from food-borne illness. The results of these visits are publicly

WPDH.COM - 2018-12-11 14:08:03

Hudson Valley Officer Dead, 2 Officers Hurt in Home Shooting

A Hudson Valley officer is dead and two other officers are clinging to life in an apparent murder-suicide attempt. On Friday around 11:30 p.m., police arrived to reports of a shooting at a home on Buckingham Road in Yonkers.

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-12-11 13:23:42

2 Hudson Valley Gang Members Confess to Selling Drugs

Two Hudson Valley men admitted to their roles in a local gang and selling drugs in the area. On Wednesday in Orange County Court, 22-year-old Traquane Dolson and Mason Milligan, 19, each of Middletown, both pleaded guilty to criminal sale of a controlled substance and conspiracy in connection with t

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-12-11 13:21:30

Community continues to support local family months after fatal fire

CATSKILL, N.Y. (NEWS10) - It's at the Catskill Cemetery where 5 members of the Mammano family are buried. Now at their shared headstone is a way for people to leave messages for those who were lost.

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-12-11 21:30:00

Hudson Valley Man Slammed Woman’s Face Into Car

A Hudson Valley man brutally beat his girlfriend on at least two occasions. On Thursday in Orange County Court, a jury found 40-year-old Eric Gilchrist of Middletown guilty of two counts of assault and criminal contempt for beating the same women twice and violating the woman's order of protection.

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-12-11 13:22:12

Hudson Valley Brothers Arrested for Black Friday Rape, Robbery

Teen brother's from the Hudson Valley were arrested following investigations into robberies and the sexual assault of a young girl. Since the beginning of November, there have been six armed robberies reported in the upper north area of the City of Poughkeepsie. According to police, all six involved

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-12-10 13:28:32

Hudson Valley Store Owner, Son-In-Law Accused of Welfare Fraud

A Hudson Valley convenience store owner and his son-in-law were arrested following a long investigation into welfare fraud involving the illegal use of Electronic Benefit Cards.

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-12-11 13:22:49

Police Need Your Help Looking For Missing Hudson Valley Siblings

Police are hoping you can help them as they search for a brother and sister who went missing in the Hudson Valley. Fourteen-year-old Yante Teller and her 12-year old brother Chaim Teller were last seen by family on Saturday at their home in the town of Fallsburg.

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-12-11 10:29:55

Longtime Coxsackie firefighter dies in blaze in building where he lived

COXSACKIE, N.Y. — A veteran firefighter died Saturday evening in a fire that struck the building where he lived, authorities said. Larry Connolly, 74, a lifelong member of D.M. Hamilton Steamer Company No. 2 in the village, died in the blaze in a three-story building at 51 Washington Ave., according

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-12-09 22:24:00

DA: Hudson Valley Mother Tried to Murder Newborn

A Hudson Valley woman is accused of leaving her newborn to die in the toilet of a local motel room. On Friday, 23-year-old Teresa Smith was arraigned on an indictment charging her with attempted murder, assault, abandonment of a child, reckless endangerment, assault and endangering the welfare of a

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-12-10 13:32:32

Hudson Valley Man Murdered Near Popular Bar

A Hudson Valley man was fatally shot near a popular local bar. On Friday, 37-year-old Terry Cherry of Poughkeepsie was charged with second-degree murder for his role in the Nov. 5, murder of Jaquan Johnson.

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-12-10 13:31:27

Hudson Valley Goat Ready to Give Birth on Live ‘Goat Cam’

Any moment now, a Hudson Valley goat will be giving birth in front of the whole world. Everyone remembers the madness surrounding April the Giraffe's pregnancy last year. Fans of the Upstate New York animal were glued to their computers, waiting for the Giraffe to give birth. After announcing that A

WPDH.COM - 2018-12-10 11:59:40

Gas prices continue to fall in NY and US; further drop possible

The average gasoline price in New York state, in a steady decline for weeks, fell another 3.3 cents per gallon last week to settle at $2.76 on Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-12-10 15:45:00

Massive Coxsackie fire leaves one dead

COXSACKIE- Massive orange flames consumed a Washington Avenue home of well known Coxsackie couple Larry and Vicki Connolly. "I tried closing my eyes, memorizing how the stairs went. I tried calling Larry's name. My heart goes out to the wife. My heart goes out to the family," said Edward Coleman, a

WNYT - 2018-12-09 18:52:33

Two 12-year-olds arrested on arson charges in Columbia County

CHATHAM, N.Y. — State Police in Columbia County have arrested two 12-year-olds on charges of arson. At about 5:40 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, Columbia County 911 dispatched Chatham Fire and police personnel to a report of a brush fire at the Columbia County Fairgrounds on Hudson Avenue. Firefighters ext

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-12-09 15:26:00

Private schools to report abuse under new NY law

ALBANY – New legislation signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo reforms how private schools must report child abuse allegations and requires those employed by schools to undergo training to identify victims.

WGRZ TV - 2018-12-10 17:35:00

Discovery's 'Body Cam' features fatal Washington County arson fire

HUDSON FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - An upcoming television show will feature a fatal house fire set by a 22-year-old man to kill his girlfriend. The September 2017 murder of 18-year-old Ashley Coltrain in Hudson Falls will be featured on Investigation Discovery's "Body Cam" show Tuesday night. The show uses b

WNYT - 2018-12-10 09:13:29

Columbia County pair charged in Greenport home invasion, assault

GREENPORT, N.Y. — A pair of Columbia County men have been arrested and jailed without bail, accused of forcibly entering a home on state Route 9G Saturday and assaulting a male victim, according to state police at Livingston.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-12-09 16:45:00

Officials: House fire kills former firefighter

COXSACKIE, N.Y. (AP) - Investigators in the Hudson Valley are working to determine the cause of a house fire that killed a former firefighter. The Times Union reports 74-year-old Larry Connolly died Saturday after a fire broke out at his Coxsackie home.

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-12-10 07:00:00