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Kingston Woman Charged with Drug Sales, Possession - Hudson Valley News Network
KINGSTON –A Kingston woman was arrested by Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (URGENT) for drug sales and possession.Authorities said on Jun 15, 2018, members of URGENT arrested Christina Cherry, 36, following an investigation of heroin and cocaine sales in the City of Ki
Diana King, a leading teacher in overcoming dyslexia, dies at 90
Diana Hanbury King, a master teacher who helped generations of students struggling to read fluently, write and spell — and being stigmatised for it — because of an often undiagnosed learning disability called dyslexia, died June 15 at her home in Lakeville, Connecticut. She was 90.The cause was comp
Brother of Kingston beating victim baffled by minor charge against alleged assailant; police say they’re bound by law
Steven Augustine is shown is his hospital bed, with surgical staples in his head, after the assault.Family photo
Conspirator in 2010 gang killing in Kingston loses appeal of his sentence
Russ, 31, pleaded guilty to conspiracy in March 2012 for his role in the 2010 shooting death of Charles “C.J.” King in Midtown Kingston. Authorities said King was killed because he had agreed to be a prosecution witness against fellow gang member Jarrin “Phat Boy” Rankin in a previous shooting case.
New Rochelle: Crane falls in water in Hudson Park
The crane operator stayed in the crane as it fell over and escaped through the broken windshield, said Jim O'Toole, who works at Dudley's bar next to the incident.
Two charged with jailhouse drugs
POUGHKEEPSIE – A man who was visiting an inmate at the Dutchess County Jail, and the inmate, have both been charged with promoting prison contraband.
Torrington to get $2M for sidewalk improvements
East Main Street, also known as Route 202, will see repairs or replacement of existing sidewalks between Torrington Heights Road and the Big Lots Plaza.
Robert Miller: Proper culverts critical for water and wildlife alike
Photo: Rory Larson / Steep Rock AssociationThe Housatonic Valley Association team examines a new culvert for Walker Brook, a tributary of the Shepaug River, in Washington.
Police: Hudson Falls woman threw drugs out of car window during police chase
June 22, 2018 01:26 PMA Hudson Falls woman is facing a slew of charges after a car chase, during which police say she threw drugs out of her car window.NewsChannel 13's media partners at The Post-Star reportHilary LaPoint drove through a stop sign and instead of pulling over for police, took off.
Kingston man arrested in Fair Street parking lot beating case
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> A 54-year-old Kingston man was arrested Thursday and charged in the May 28, 2018, beating of a man in the parking lot of the Cake Box Bakery and Cafe on Fair Street.
Egremont officer accused of making secret audio recordings
Meanwhile, a full-time officer resigned in April, and the department has made two new hires and promoted a part-time officer to full time.
Jail inmate and visitor arrested on drug charges
On Wednesday, June 20, corrections personnel saw Kara Whittaker, 24, of Kingston, who was visiting inmate Jonathan Mead, 27, hand him what was later determined to be suboxone.
Kingston High School staffer placed on leave in wake of drug arrest
Andrew Michael, a transition coordinator at the school, is on leave “pending me completing my investigation,” Kingston school district Superintendent Paul Padalino said after Wednesday night’s Board of Education meeting. “At that point, we will determine, by probably the next board meeting, what we’
ELECTION 2018: Cynthia Nixon brings campaign for NY governor to Kingston on Saturday
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> Actress Cynthia Nixon, who is mounting a Democratic primary challenge to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, will be in Kingston on Saturday.
Democrats seek school board member
The event kicks-off on Friday evening, June 29, from 6-8 p.m. with an early buying and cocktail party under the big tents on the museum grounds. Featuring hors d’oeuvres (catered by friends of the Sharon Daycare Center) and plenty to whet your whistle, the evening will be a feast for the eyes and th
Police: Hudson murder weapon recovered
Mohammed Morshed, 27, was charged with murder. He was taken into custody on Monday morning after the shooting.
Kingston man had 3-plus pounds of pot in vehicle on NY Thruway, police say
TOWN OF NEWBURGH, N.Y. >> A Kingston man who was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped by on the Thruway for a traffic violation was found to be in possession of nearly 31/2 pounds of marijuana and 20 vials of cannabis oil, state police said Wednesday.
Police: Torrington man stole from YMCA patrons
When the victim returned to the locker, he found his belongings disturbed and $80 stolen from his wallet, police said, adding that two similar incidents were reported, on Jan. 30 and 31. In the Jan. 30 incident, the victim’s locker was entered and rifled through, but nothing was taken, while on Jan.
Police Warn After 'Predicate Sex Offender' Moves to Ulster County
Police are warning the public after a "Predicate Sex Offender," who sexually abused children moved to Ulster County. According to Kingston police, Bruce Gilmore moved to Janet Street in Kingston.The 47-year-old is labeled a "Predicate Sex Offender," on the New York State sex offender's database.Down
Bear euthanized after entering Torrington home
TORRINGTON — A bear was euthanized Tuesday after it entered a Torrington home, causing damage to the home’s interior.A caller reported a bear inside his house trashing things and being aggressive. Police sent multiple officers to the scene. Eventually, the bear got out of the house.The Connecticut D