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Driver pleads guilty in Orange County crash that killed 2 women
GOSHEN, N.Y. — A driver who had been drinking and smoking marijuana prior to a car crash that killed his girlfriend and a friend’s fiancée pleaded guilty Tuesday in Orange County Court, the the county District Attorney’s Office said.
Orange County man charged with starving, shooting horses
GREENVILLE – The Hudson Valley SPCA says a Greenville man starved horses in his care and then inhumanely shot two of them, causing them to die slow, painful deaths. Peter DePaolo, 62, of Decker Drive in Greenville, was charged with two counts each of aggravated cruelty to animals, a felony; failure
Five measles cases confirmed in Orange County
Chris McKenna Times Herald-Record @ChrisMcKenna845 The Orange County Health Department announced Wednesday that five county residents have now been diagnosed with confirmed cases of measles, including two school children who contracted the contagious illness.
Meet the chef behind's Soons Orchard's insanely popular 'Dinner At The Farm' events
When Shawn Hubbell was a child, Saturday morning cartoons didn’t hold the same appeal that they do for most kids. “I was watching cooking shows,” he says. “Julia Child, The Ragin’ Cajun, Jacques Pepin.” His father’s job at a large produce company took the family to Guatemala when Hubbell was eight a
Whole Foods plans to open new grocery store in N.J.
Supermarket chain Whole Foods plans to open another New Jersey store, the upscale grocer’s 20th location in the state. Whole Foods has signed on to be a featured tenant in of the Montgomery Promenade, a long-planned retail project in Somerset County on Route 206 near Princeton Airport. It would be t
Orange County Hosts Firefighter 1 Graduation
Orange County recognized 31 men and women from 19 Fire Departments at the County’s Firefighter 1 graduation ceremony held recently at the Emergency Services Center in Goshen.
Real Housewives of Orange County Recap: Reunion Part 3
The Real Housewives of Orange County wrap up the season in true OC fashion–Kelly hurls insults, Shannon shifts blame, and Vicki refuses to take responsibility for anything. We’re back for the third and final round of the squawking and finger-pointing that comprise every Real Housewives of Orange Cou
'Sexually Violent' Offender Convicted Of Raping 8-Year-Old Girl Reports Move To Fishkill
A registered "sexually violent" offender convicted of sexually abusing an 8-year-old girl has reported a move in Dutchess County. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to Dutchess residents regarding the residency of 55-year-old Peter Cassels, who reporte
Parshat Vayigash – G-d’s Will Comes First
“And Joseph made ready his chariot and went up to meet Israel, his father, in Goshen…and he fell on his neck and wept” (Genesis 46:29). “But Jacob did not fall on Joseph’s neck and did not kiss him, for our Rabbis said that he was saying the Shema…” (Rashi).
$1.5M lottery ticket sold in Monroe
MONROE — One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $1,415,838 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Tuesday, Dec. 11 drawing. The winning numbers were: 13, 27, 29, 33 and 41 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is Wawa #8330, 960 Route 33, Monroe.
Man Arrested On Thruway With Illegal Marijuana Products
Newburgh, NY – On Dec. 11, around 12:30 a.m., state police stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the Town of Newburgh for vehicle and traffic violation. During the trooper's interview of the driver for the traffic violation, probable cause to search the vehicle and its occupants was established.
2 Hudson Valley Gang Members Confess to Selling Drugs
Two Hudson Valley men admitted to their roles in a local gang and selling drugs in the area. On Wednesday in Orange County Court, 22-year-old Traquane Dolson and Mason Milligan, 19, each of Middletown, both pleaded guilty to criminal sale of a controlled substance and conspiracy in connection with t
Barrytown property that was once home tp Unification Church's theological seminary awaits next chapter
BARRYTOWN, N.Y. — If the rolling hills and forested lands that stretch between the Hudson River and River Road and Barrytown Road and Montgomery Place in this Northern Dutchess hamlet could talk, they would tell the tales of a time before the birth of our nation, when members of the prominent Living
Dr. Harold Kaplan (1928-2018)
Dr. Harold Leo Kaplan, 90, a family physician in Beacon for more than 40 years, died Dec. 8, 2018, at his home in Boynton Beach, Florida. Born in January 2018 in Newburgh, he was the eldest of three brothers. He graduated from Cornell University in 1948. earned a master’s in psychology from Syracuse
Orange County warns about online and social media holiday scams
GOSHEN — Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus, District Attorney David Hoovler and Commissioner of Consumer Affairs Chuck Mitchell are urging residents to remain alert for internet and social media-based shopping scams as the holiday season kicks into full gear.
Hudson Valley Man Slammed Woman’s Face Into Car
A Hudson Valley man brutally beat his girlfriend on at least two occasions. On Thursday in Orange County Court, a jury found 40-year-old Eric Gilchrist of Middletown guilty of two counts of assault and criminal contempt for beating the same women twice and violating the woman's order of protection.
Hudson Valley Store Owner, Son-In-Law Accused of Welfare Fraud
A Hudson Valley convenience store owner and his son-in-law were arrested following a long investigation into welfare fraud involving the illegal use of Electronic Benefit Cards.
Holiday stress? These events, shows may help
Holiday crunch time has arrived. Less than two weeks remain until Christmas. But while there is plenty of holiday stress to go around and plenty of holiday tasks remaining, you also need to remember to catch your breath and enjoy the season.
Man wanted for road rage killing of FDNY firefighter nabbed in NJ — report
Authorities have apprehended a man they say beat an off-duty FDNY firefighter to death with a baseball bat during a road rage incident in Brooklyn. The suspect, believed to be a Latin Kings gang member, was apprehended with a woman inside a hotel at the Circle Inn on Victory Plaza in South Amboy N.J
Spanish teacher had sex with student on school grounds: affidavit
A former Spanish teacher at a high school in Alabama had sex with a student on campus, according to an arrest affidavit. Natasha Patronsky, a 24-year-old former teacher at Sidney Lanier Senior High School in Montgomery, allegedly had sex with a male student at the public high school during the after