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Guilty Verdict in Fatal Wallkill Car Crash Case

GOSHEN - Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced that Gregory Cardona, 28, of New Windsor, was convicted of Criminally Negligent Homicide after a jury trial before Orange County Court Judge Robert H. Freehill, in connection with the August 2016 death of a woman who died when Cardo


Newburgh Man Pleads Guilty to Heroin Possession

Tysha Stevens GOSHEN - Tysha Stevens, 23, of the City of Newburgh, pled guilty to Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Second Degree, in connection with his possession on Feb. 11, 2018, of over seven ounces of heroin. Stevens faces an agreed-on sentence of ten years in prison when he


Courtroom erupts after man found guilty in fatal crash

GOSHEN - A jury convicted a New Windsor man on Thursday of criminally negligent homicide in the car-crash death of 25-year-old Ashley Martinez, acquitting him of the top count, vehicular manslaughter, and drugged-driving charges. Gregory Cardona, 28, now faces up to two to four years in prison on th

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-21 17:43:18

Nor'easter: Poughkeepsie predicted to get 4-6 inches; southern Dutchess to be hit hardest

A nor'easter anticipated to hit the mid-Hudson Valley this afternoon could impact the evening commute as southern Dutchess is predicted to be hit hardest by the snow. Snowfall is expected to start around midday, according to the National Weather Service in Albany. Poughkeepsie is expected to get 1-3

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-21 11:20:18

Middletown man, woman indicted on cocaine, pot charges

GOSHEN - An Orange County grand jury on Wednesday indicted a Middletown man and woman on charges they possessed more than four ounces of cocaine and more than a pound of marijuana. Freddie Lopez, 28, and Chaniyah Ocasio, 21, were each indicted on felony counts of second- and third-degree criminal po

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-21 23:20:11

Middletown Cocaine, Crack Dealer Sentenced

WHITE PLAINS - Collyer Goodman, a/k/a "West," was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in supplying at least 14 other drug dealers with cocaine and crack cocaine in Middletown. According to Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Goodman was conv


Saudi Arabia's crown prince reportedly bragged about having Jared Kushner 'in his pocket' after being told classified information meant for Trump

Rosie Perper, provided by Published 9:47 pm, Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Jared Kushner reportedly discussed classified information obtained from the President's Daily Brief with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, who then bragged that he had Kushner "in his pocket."The top secret infor

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-03-22 01:47:48

Tractor trailers banned from Thruway from Newburgh exit to NYC

In advance of Wednesday's anticipated snowstorm, the New York State Thruway Authority announced this morning that all tractor trailers will be prohibited from entering or traveling on the Thruway between exit 17, the Newburgh exit, and the New York City line, until further notice. The ban on tractor

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-21 12:39:18

Poughkeepsie fugitive had counterfeit credit cards, driver's licenses: Police

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A Poughkeepsie woman wanted in the state of Georgia was charged with eight counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree after being stopped by state police in the Town of Wappinger. On Monday at approximately 2:50 p.m. state police sto

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-20 14:38:01

Police kill gunman who took over Panera Bread in Princeton

A man who entered a Princeton Panera Bread with a gun Tuesday morning was shot dead by police after a five-hour standoff, the Attorney General's office said. Gunshots were heard at the scene around 3:30 p.m., and NBC reported that a state police officer had fired his weapon. Peter Aseltine, a spoke

NJ.COM - 2018-03-20 21:39:35

Monticello man accused of sexually abusing 12-year-old girl in Woodridge

WOODRIDGE - A Monticello man was charged with sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl, Woodridge village police reported Tuesday. Police said their investigation began when the girl's mother reported she discovered inappropriate text messages between her daughter and Ramon Luke Figueroa, 55, of Monticel

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-20 12:24:02

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


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


Two arrested, fentanyl and gun seized in Poughkeepsie

Anthony Melendez Quinn Melendez POUGHKEEPSIE - A City of Poughkeepsie man and woman were arrested by the Dutchess County Drug Task Force after members executed a search warrant last Friday at 100 Academy Street in the City of Poughkeepsie. The warrant was a result of an investigation into narcotics

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-20 11:09:17

Saudi crown prince soaks in Trump's praise as US tour opens

WASHINGTON (AP) - At 32 years old, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman controls a vast fortune, a well-heeled military and the future of a nation in the throes of sweeping economic and social change. His ambitious bid to remake Saudi Arabia received a ringing endorsement Tuesday from President Do

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-20 18:44:43

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.


Ulster Man Charged with Drug Possession

Photo: UCSO KINGSTON - Members of the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team (U.R.G.E.N.T.) report the arrest of an Ulster man for drug possession. On March 16, 2018 at about 7:30 p.m., members of URGENT and the Ulster County Sheriff's Office K9 Unit executed a search warrant of a residence


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


2 car accident in Kent results in life threatening injuries, entrapment

(File) KENT, Conn. (WTNH) - At approximately 6:40 a.m. Sunday morning State Police Troop B and New Canaan Fire Department and EMS responded to a two car motor vehicle accident that resulted in both injuries and entrapment near 342 Kent Road in Kent. Life Star has been requested for life-threatenin


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