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Newburgh pizzeria sued for wage theft

CITY OF NEWBURGH - A longtime cook for a City of Newburgh pizzeria is suing his former bosses in federal court, alleging that they failed to pay him overtime during the decade-plus that he worked there. Marlon Aguirre alleges that he worked as much as 80 hours a week for Stella's Pizzeria at 283 Bro

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-19 15:12:34

'Sex in the City' star Cynthia Nixon running for governor

Her announcement sets up a race pitting an openly gay liberal activist against a two-term incumbent with a $30 million war chest and possible presidential ambitions. "We want our government to work again. On health care, ending massive incarceration, fixing our broken subway," Nixon said in a video

MOULTON ADVERTISER - 2018-03-19 20:48:00

Snow alert: Up to 8 inches possible for Wednesday

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The first full day of spring on Wednesday could bring up to 8 inches of snow. That's according to Tom Wasula, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Albany. Spring is scheduled to start at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday. But anyone who thought the change of seas

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-19 22:17:05

Man gets 10-year sentence in Middletown drug-trafficking case

Collyer Goodman was sentenced in federal court on Monday to 10 years in prison for his role in supplying drugs to at least 14 other dealers in Middletown. Goodman, also known as "West," was one of 15 charged in 2016 with conspiring to distribute cocaine and crack cocaine in and around Orange County.

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-20 01:33:38

Man charged with shooting brother to remain behind bars without bail

GOSHEN - A judge on Monday ordered that a Town of Blooming Grove man remain behind bars without bail on charges he shot and killed his brother. George Bawn, 38, was arraigned Monday in Orange County Court on an indictment charging him with second-degree murder, first-degree manslaughter and felony g

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-19 16:47:40

Cynthia Nixon officially announces she will challenge Gov. Cuomo in Democratic primary

ALBANY - Actress Cynthia Nixon on Monday made it official - she is challenging Gov. Cuomo in this year's Democratic primary. "I love New York, and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor," Nixon said on Twitter. The message was accompanied by a more-than-two-minute video. "Something has t

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-20 00:25:09

State Troopers pursue vehicle after attempted arrest

TOLLAND, Conn. (WTNH) - At approximately 3:20 p.m. on Saturday, State Troopers observed a grey Infiniti traveling at a high rate of speed with no front plate and dark tinted windows while conducting traffic enforcement on I-84 Eastbound in the town of Tolland. Troopers conducted a registration check

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-18 12:38:31

Teen pleads guilty to holding 4-year-old at knifepoint during robbery

GOSHEN - A Monroe teenager pleaded guilty Monday in Orange County Court to holding a 4-year-old at knifepoint to get the child's mother to hand over her car keys. Eileen Medina, 17, pleaded guilty in front of Judge Craig Brown to first-degree robbery, a felony, said the Orange County District Attorn

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-20 01:10:12

Quiznos in Poughkeepsie near Marist 'closed for good,' according to sign in store

The Quiznos in the Town of Poughkeepsie near Marist College is "closed (for good)," according to a sign hanging in the business on Saturday. The store has been open for more than 15 years and sits along North Road across from Marist. The sign notes, "Thank you to all our loyal customers!" Assistant


Man arrested on way to mail marijuana

Morales MONTICELLO - A Wurtsboro man has been arrested after he was stopped for a traffic violation and told an Ulster County Sheriff's deputy that he was on the way to the post office to mail a package of marijuana. Hector Morales, Jr., 42, who was stopped in the Village of Ellenville, was taken


Marlboro man defrauded state of $5,300, police say

RHINEBECK, N.Y. >> A Marlboro man faces felony charges after a state Department of Labor investigation determined that he stole about $5,300 in unemployment benefits while he was employed, according to state police Troop K Public Information Officer Aaron Hicks. Authorities said they arrested John J


New Windsor woman charged with stealing 'jug' of coins from neighbor

NEW WINDSOR - A New Windsor woman has been charged with entering through an unlocked door and stealing a "water jug" filled with coins from a neighbor's unit at the Mason Ridge apartment complex earlier this month, town police said. Mia Toi Hood, 33, was arrested on Thursday and charged with second-


845 Life: Middletown man leads volunteers who help make a taxing time easier

"I was never very good with numbers," says John Murphy. Which is funny, since the Middletown resident is in charge of the Orange County Tax-Aide program. "But the software does much of the work," he says with a smile. Murphy is the district coordinator for the program and oversees 82 volunteers who

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-18 22:13:54

Blooming Grove man charged with murder in fatal shooting of his brother

GOSHEN - A grand jury has indicted a Town of Blooming Grove man on murder charges in the shooting death of his brother. Prosecutors say George Bawn, 38, shot and killed James Bawn, 35, the afternoon of Feb. 6 at a house on Pioneer Trail in the Mountain Lodge Park. At the time, police said the shooti


Rockland's St. Patrick's Day Parade: Watch it live

Tens of thousands of people are expected to line the route when the Rockland County St. Patrick's Day Parade steps off Sunday for the 56th time. The parade is one of the largest in the region, said to be second only to New York City's march. If you can't make it to Pearl River, click here to watch a

LOHUD.COM - 2018-03-18 12:00:05

Port Jervis Police remember one of their own

Officer MacKechnie PORT JERVIS - It was 69 years ago when Port Jervis Police Department Patrolman John MacKechnie lost his life in the line of duty on March 18, 1949. Officer MacKechnie was known as Mack, served as a police officer for eight years, and left behind a wife, Kathleen, and two childr

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-18 07:00:00

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Newburgh suing to claim violation-riddled vacant property

CITY OF NEWBURGH - The City of Newburgh is seeking to use state law to seize a long-abandoned property on S. Miller St., a block that is being remade with new homes by Habitat for Humanity and new affordable apartments by developer RUPCO. Mount Vernon-based CO-Tyrone Development Corp. bought the thr


Kingston couple charged with endangering welfare of child

ULSTER - The Ulster County Sheriff's office charged a Kingston couple with endangering the welfare of their child. According to the sheriff's office, deputies were attempting to serve an arrest warrant at a Town of Ulster residence on Saturday afternoon. While there, they found Candace S. Minervini,


Teaming up for a safer Middletown

MIDDLETOWN - If you see something, say something. If nothing happens, say something again. And again. That was the overriding theme of the Middletown Police Department's town hall on Thursday. Persistently reporting and keeping open communication with the police was a point Police Chief John Ewanciw