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These Were the 10 Most Popular Tourist Attractions of 2018, According to TripAdvisor
Europe is home to many of the world's most popular tourist attractions, with eight of the top 10 most booked sites of 2018, according to TripAdvisor. Rome’s Colosseum, an ancient architectural marvel and the world's largest amphitheater, came in at No. 1. Italy was a fan favorite, with the Vatican M
Saturday Night Street Fight Leads to Arrest of Two Local Men
Well, technically Sunday morning, but the headline made us think of the Elton John hit. Also, please don't mind the ridiculous stock photo we used. Two Sullivan County men figured they'd settle their differences the old fashion way. The Times Herald record is reporting that police broke up a street
Liberty Parks & Rec hosts mad science
LIBERTY, NY — The Town of Liberty Parks & Recreation Department will host Mad Science of the Mid-Hudson, a special program to educate the public on science in an entertaining way. The program will consist of two free events for the community December 8 at the Liberty High School Gym.
Dog that survived California wildfire guarded home for weeks
SAN FRANCISCO — A dog that survived the catastrophic wildfire in Northern California apparently protected the ruins of his home for almost a month until his owner returned. Madison was there waiting when Andrea Gaylord was allowed back to check on her burned property in Paradise this week.
The Chatwal Lodge Commences Construction with Ceremonial Groundbreaking in Rural Bethel, NY
BETHEL, NY (December 6, 2018) – Developed by Dream Hotel Group and designed by Nunzio Marc DeSantis Architects, The Chatwal Lodge will be a driving force in the ongoing restoration and revitalization of New York’s famed Catskill Mountains.
Cuomo to open third term as NY governor with inauguration on Ellis Island
Gov. Andrew Cuomo will kick off his third term at an historic landmark. Cuomo, a Democrat, will deliver his third inaugural address Jan. 1 at Ellis Island, his office announced Tuesday.
Liberty woman arrested for theft, cutting employees
Press release: On Friday November 23, the Village of Liberty Police Department arrested Sandra Houghtaling, 24 of Liberty, after responding to a report of a robbery in progress with a knife at the Chinatown Kitchen on State Route 52 in Liberty. Liberty Police responded to the scene and found Hought
NYPD officer shot, critically injured on Staten Island; suspect fatally shot
STATEN ISLAND – An NYPD officer was shot in the abdomen on Staten Island late Sunday night, District Attorney Michael McMahon confirmed. The officer was shot at 30 Bridge Court just before 11 p.m, officials said. The police officer is in critical but stable condition at a local hospital.
The Warwick Winter Farmers’ Market re-opens for the winter season on Dec. 2
Provided photos The Warwick Winter Farmers’ Market will officially open on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 115 Liberty Corners Road, Pine Island. Among the items at the Warwick Winter Farmers' Market will be vegetables and fruit.
Fire heavy damages multi-family building in Poughkeepsie
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — An afternoon fire heavily damaged a multi-family dwelling in the city on Friday, leaving at least 16 tenants homeless. The three-story building at 58 Smith St., near the intersection with Thompson Street, sustained heavy fire damage on the third floor, with the rest of the build
Woman charged with stealing tip jar money slashed restaurant employees
The incident took place on Friday, November 23. Sandra Houghtaling, 24, of Liberty, is reported to have pulled a knife after allegedly stealing the tip jar from the counter and attempted to flee. Houghtaling pulled the knife and swung it at the workers, cutting two of them.
SoHo-Little Italy: See 5 Local Homes For Sale
SOHO-LITTLE ITALY, NY — Looking for a new home nearby, but tired of looking through the same old real-estate listings every time you search online? Thanks to our weekly list of new properties in your area, you can be sure you're not missing anything.
Hudson Valley Heroin Dealer Found With Retired Cop’s Gun
A Hudson Valley man who was found with a retired cop's gun and a lot of heroin is heading to prison. In Ulster County Court, Willie Rodriguez of Kingston was sentenced to 13 years in state prison for his conviction of criminal possession of a weapon and 5 years in prison for criminal possession of a
FBI agent hospitalized after being shot in shoulder in Brooklyn, police say
CANARSIE, Brooklyn (WABC) -- An FBI agent was hospitalized after being shot in the shoulder in Brooklyn, police say. The agent was shot at East 92nd Street and Avenue N in Canarsie just before 3:30 p.m. Saturday.
Hudson Valley Man Indicted For Nearly $1 Million Scheme
A Hudson Valley man was indicted for a nearly $1 million dollar fake check scheme. In Ulster County Court, a jury indicted 20-year-old Deandre H. Green of Kingston for two counts of scheme to defraud and 25 counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument.
7 On Your Side: Protect packages from porch pirates
NEW YORK (WABC) -- Tis the season for... stealing. More than 26 million Americans report getting their holiday packages stolen from their doorstep by porch pirates. 7 On Your Side has a step-by-step guide to fight this fraud.
Find Smitty on the Shelf for Bethel Woods Season Passes
Smitty on the Shelf is back with your chance to win 2019 Bethel Woods season passes. Imagine getting to see every show Bethel Woods Center for the Arts has to offer during the historic 50th anniversary of Woodstock.
Sullivan County Community Chorus takes on Mozart
LIBERTY, NY — The Sullivan County Community Chorus, under the direction of conductor Kevin Giroux, will perform its annual winter concert December 9 at 2:30 p.m. in the David E. Panebaker Auditorium at Liberty High School.
Trail projects and traffic plans converge in New Paltz
It might be considered a good problem to have: there are so many impressive public works trails projects in the pipeline in New Paltz that it’s feeling a bit overwhelming to some residents, who wonder if anyone’s in charge of asking all the right questions to make sure these projects will benefit th
SoHo-Little Italy: 5 Nearby Open Houses Coming Up
SOHO-LITTLE ITALY, NY — Sometimes shopping for a house online doesn't quite do the trick. To get a real feel for a house, you really have to see it in person. That's where open houses come in handy: A chance to try before you buy!