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Woman convicted of killing fiance reportedly gets portion of life insurance money
FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2017 file photo, Angelika Graswald stands with her attorneys Jeffrey Chartier, left, and Richard Portale during her sentencing at the Orange County courthouse in Goshen, N.Y. Graswald, initially charged with murder in the drowning death of her fiance during a New York kayak ou
Plattekill man allegedly stole $8,000 in copper piping from Lowes
A 63-year-old Plattekill man was arrested on Tuesday after he was accused of stealing nearly $8,000 in copper piping from a Lowes store in Highland, according to Town of Lloyd police.
Big casino, big debt: Resorts World Catskills owner lost $58 million in 5 months
MONTICELLO, NY -- The owner of the state's largest new casino -- built to help boost the Catskills economy -- lost $58 million in its first five months, and $37.2 million of that in the second quarter alone.
Body of missing Orange County teen found
BLOOMING GROVE, N.Y. >> The body of a 13-year-old Washingtonville boy has been found, Blooming Grove Town Police said Sunday.
Settlement in Vincent Viafore kayak drowning case; fiancee Angelika Graswald did prison time
In this file photo, Angelika Graswald stands with her attorneys Jeffrey Chartier, left, and Richard Portale during her sentencing at the Orange County courthouse in Goshen, N.Y. A lawsuit settlement has been reached in the kayak drowning of Vincent Viafore after his fiancee, Graswald, served prison
Mount Vernon gang member charged with attempted murder
Jason Garcia, a high-ranking member of the Bloods gang, ordered the shots. The 35-year-old is facing second-degree attempted murder, two counts of first-degree assault and two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, all felonies.
Talk of our Town | The Putnam County News & Recorder
I n the midst of August we seem to find ourselves veering between heavy rain and sunshine, often within mere minutes. Keep an umbrella handy at all times. The Cold Spring Lions Club will hold their 4th annual Pig/Chicken Roast on Saturday, Sept. 15, at 3-7 pm at Glynwood Farm, which benefits the Fra
ALERT – Rabies Confirmed In Fox Found In Monticello
Sullivan County Public Health Services is issuing an advisory to the public that a fox found in the Village of Monticello in a populated area on Waverly Avenue has tested positive for rabies. “There was no exposure to people that our office has been made aware of at this time,” said Nancy McGraw, Pu
Two bodies found in Salisbury Mills home
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Over 400 sign up for Middletown police officer exam
“The only difference is after you are successful on it and they are looking to hire, we would then bring in the candidate and we have someone who gives the Spanish speaking part of the examination. They have a conversation with them,” Masi said.
Traffic stop yields coke, pot, two suspects
Andre Dasilva, 21, and Melvin Sanchez, 19, were both charged with two felony counts of possession of drugs for the cocaine and Dasilva was charged with two counts of misdemeanor criminal possession of marijuana.
Another hiker injured in fall at Mohonk Preserve
GARDINER, N.Y. >> A hiker fell in an area along the cliffs in the West Trapps area of Mohonk Preserve on Saturday afternoon and was taken to an area hospital for treatment, a spokeswoman for the preserve said.
Body of missing teen found
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Man accused of distributing marijuana must stay in jail
Grigory Feldshtein, 33, appeared in front of Judge Stephen J. Taylor in Newton on Thursday with six friends and/or family members in the courtroom who came out in support of him, including his mother, Elena Lowry, of Warren Township, who testified.
'X' etched into her car leaves Bulls Head resident 'shocked'
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Marie Giovanniello, 61, was "shocked" when she backed her car out of her garage Sunday afternoon and noticed an "X" etched into the rear passenger-side bumper of her 2018 Ford Escape.
Youth pastor accused of using social media apps to meet underage girls
Farrier used various social media apps -- such as Whisper, Kik and Meet Me -- to meet underage girls, according to a statement from the Sussex County Prosecutor's Office.
Man charged with attempt to cash bad check
Terry Baughman, 27, was charged with one count of criminal attempt, specifically for attempting to obtain currency belonging to the victim.
Abandoned Dog Becomes NY Firefighters' Best Friend
Two years ago firefighters responded to a report of a dog tied to a hydrant just blocks from the main firehouse. The malnourished pit bull they found is now "Nick Firedog," a healthy, tail-wagging ball of energy who has become an ambassador for the department.
Meghan Markle 'Abusing' Father's Love Since Joining Royal Family, Half-Brother Says
Thomas Markle Sr. recently made new revelations about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. He claimed that he recently hung up on Prince Harry and sent a birthday card to Markle, but she didn't respond. There were also reports claiming that the former "Suits" actress had informed her dad that there was n
Police ID victims in Vernon tractor trailer crash, driver charged
The truck, driven by Jose Mercedes, 36, of Union City, struck a Chevrolet Tahoe, driven by Christa Duffy, 42, of Highland Lakes, as she was turning into the Acme supermarket shopping center. Mercedes and Duffy were both send to the hospital with serious injuries but they have since been released, Mi