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Police: 25 Stole $275,000 in Welfare Fraud From Hudson Valley
Twenty-five are accused of stealing over $275,000 in welfare fraud in the Hudson Valley.Download the Hudson Valley Post AppOn Thursday, Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, joined by Orange County Sheriff Carl E. DuBois, announced that 25 were charged with felonies, including welfare fr
Hudson Valley Man Killed, 2 Seriously Injured in Wrong-Way Crash
An investigation indicates that a 2015 Toyota, driven by Patrick Collins, 50, of Pennsylvania, drove the wrong way in the westbound lane and hit a 2002 Honda which was traveling in the right direction, police say.
Lady Liberty on trial under Trump
Meanwhile, Trump’s dream of the wall is only one part of his fall anti-immigration offensive. His administration has also taken aim at legal immigration, reducing its annual quota next year from 45,000 admissions, already at a record low, to 30,000.
Mega Millions drawing: Which area stores have sold winners?
The Smokes 4 Less location on Freedom Plains Road in the Town of Poughkeepsie sold 12 winning tickets of $5,000 or more between 2012 and 2017, the most for any single retailer in Dutchess. The Stewart’s Shops location in Red Oaks Mill saw the most money paid out in that span, $10,290,889, with the b
14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly killing teen at Brooklyn basketball court: DA
BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A 14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly shooting a 16-year-old boy dead at a basketball court in Brooklyn, the Kings County District Attorney announced Thursday.
Derek Jeter's castle for sale for $14M in Orange County
Derek Jeter, a 14-time All Star and co-owner of the Miami Marlins, purchased the property known as Tiedemann Castle and totally renovated the structure. He did it out of love: His grandfather grew up on the property.Wochit
Hein signs ban of single-use plastic retail bags in Ulster County
Ulster County Executive Michael Hein signs the county's Bring Your Bag Act on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at the County Office Building in Kingston. N.Y.Patricia R. Doxsey — Daily Freeman
Fatal shooting: Man surrenders to City of Poughkeepsie police
Noel McClinton, 35, of the City of Poughkeepsie, died early Saturday morning, according to city police Chief Thomas Pape. A mural with balloons and candles sat near the scene of the shooting on Saturday and Sunday. Video by Patrick Oehler and Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie JournalWochit
Venomous Snake With Potentially Fatal Bite Found Near Hudson Valley Home
A venomous snake which is known to bite humans and pets was found slithering near a Hudson Valley home.In early October, The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation received a call from an Ulster County resident about a snake that was close to his home.The Woodstock man wasn't certai
Some Hudson Valley Towns Wake Up to Snow on Thursday Morning
No, it's not a joke. Many people in the Hudson Valley are waking up to snow this morning.You probably noticed that the weather has become much colder this week. It's no denying that summer is officially over and fall is now in full effect. But some Hudson Valley towns have skipped right to winter th
NYC high school, college on lockdown over report of gun
The investigation is ongoing, and so far, no one is in custody and no weapons have been recovered.
Venomous northern copperhead snake spotted in Ulster County
Smith found the snake near a pile of rocks near the resident's backdoor. He identified it as a northern copperhead, one of three venomous snake species in the state, according to the DEC.
BJ's Waiving Membership Fee for All Hudson Valley Shoppers
If you've always wanted to shop at BJ's but never signed up as a member, you're in luck.BJ's is opening up their doors to everyone, not just those who've paid a yearly membership fee. According to Supermarket News,the warehouse wholesale club is waiving their membership requirementsin an effort to g
Mid-Hudson Valley, Catskills enjoy year-over-year job gains, led by Sullivan County
KINGSTON, N.Y. — Employment was higher last month than a year earlier in much of the Mid-Hudson Valley and Catskills, led again by gains in Sullivan County, where a new casino is still in its first year of operation.The monthly employment report issued Thursday by the New York State Department of La
Fatal crash on Route 17 in Sullivan County
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1 dead, 2 hurt in wrong-way crash on Route 17 in Sullivan County
THOMPSON, N.Y. — A 33-year-old man died and two other people were hospitalized after a wrong-way crash on Route 17 in Sullivan County, state police said Wednesday.Police said 50-year-old Patrick Collins, of East Stroudsburg, Pa., was driving east in the westbound lanes of Route 17 around 10:15 p.m.
Hudson Valley Man Sexually Abused Stepdaughter
After sexually abusing his stepdaughter a Hudson Valley man fled to Indiana.Download the Hudson Valley Post AppOn Monday in Ulster County court, a jury convicted 41-year-old Christopher Gertz, Jr., of Plattekill of sexual abuse.Gertz sexually abused his step-daughter in September of 2017. Gertz live
Underwear thief nabbed after leaving DNA on victim’s laptop while watching porn: cops
An underwear-raiding burglar was arrested in southern California after leaving semen on a college student’s laptop as he watched pornography, authorities said.Jonathan Jose Ruiz, 19, of Orange, was arrested last week after four college students told police they left their home in Orange to attend an
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Deadly gang next door: MS-13 brings violence, drugs to your NJ suburb
Living a couple blocks from the Long Branch train station, Miguel Angel Corea Diaz – also known as “Reaper” – was accused of trafficking heroin and ordering a murder in his role as the MS-13 “regional director for the east coast,” according to a New York court document.