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7-Story Building Collapse Reported in Poughkeepsie - Hudson Valley News Network
CITY OF POUGHKEEPSIE –City of Poughkeepsie Fire Department and multiple agencies are working at a 7-story building collapse with a possible second and third building collapse involved.This occurred about 4 p.m. today.Reports are that multiple people are trapped.This is at the corner of Cannon St. an
People trapped in collapsed Poughkeepsie building, fire chief says
City of Poughkeepsie Fire Chief Mark Johnson said there was a structural collapse and people are trapped, around 4:40 p.m. on Monday.A Journal reporter on the scene said a firefighter was using a saw to enter one of the buildings near the structural collapse, which is located between Main and Cannon
What you need to know about the Poughkeepsie building that collapsed on Academy Street
The building at 19 Academy St., along with 21 and 23 Academy St., is owned by Pok 23 Acad and Pok Acad, limited liability companies, according to state Environmental Conservation records. The companies are listed as having a New York City address.
Police: Men had more than 300 grams of cocaine in New Paltz
Santo E. Martinez, 56, and Carlos C. Nunez, 28, were stopped by troopers in thetown of New Paltzon Interstate 87 on Sunday, according to a release. Martinez allegedly violated a vehicle and traffic law, state police said.
Woman rescued from rubble after building collapses in Poughkeepsie
It happened just after 4 p.m. Monday, at 15 Academy Street, as a severe thunderstorm moved through the area.
Brief Severe Thunderstorm Downs Trees In Poughkeepsie
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY — A brief but powerful thunderstorm tore through Poughkeepsie Monday afternoon, knocking down trees and damaging at least one car. The storm hit without any warning from the National Weather Service, though the NWS issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the western and central par
Wanted High-Rish Hudson Valley Sex Offender Found
In 2005, Bullock was convicted of raping a 13-year-old girl. He was sentenced to 2 to 4 years in prison, according to the New York State Sex Offenders database.
New Paltz Central Schools District offices to begin summer schedule July 2
NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> During the week of June 25-29, 2018, the New Paltz Central Schools District offices will be open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., but will shift to a summer schedule effective July 2 through Aug. 31, 2018.
Poughkeepsie man saved from overdose following collision
Cameron J. Petersen, 28, was driving westbound on Route 376 in the Town of Poughkeepsie when he went into the eastbound lane near Red Oaks Mill Road and hit a car occupied by two people, according to state police spokesperson Aaron Hicks.
Father's Day fire in Poughkeepsie: 12 adults, 6 children displaced
After seeing the smoke pouring into her apartment, Ashley Wood picked up her three children who were on her bed — ages 4, 2 and 1 — and fled out the front door.
Ellenville Man Arrested Following Domestic Incident - Hudson Valley News Network
KINGSTON –Members of the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office arrested Orville R. Foster, age 39, of Ellenville following a domestic dispute in Wawarsing.Police said on Jun. 12, about 3:15 p.m. deputies and troopers responded to a 911 call of a domestic dispute on Barbara Road in the Town of Wawarsing.Aut
More than $200K generated annually by inmate telephone calls at Ulster County Jail
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> The purchase earlier this year of computer tablets for use by inmates at the Ulster County Jail is one example of how the Sheriff’s Office spends the more than $200,000 generated every year when inmates at the county jail call the outside world.
Two men shot early Saturday morning in area of Club Mystic in Poughkeepsie
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. >> Two men were shot and injured in the area of Club Mystic early Saturday morning, police said.
2 shot, hospitalized following fights in the City of Poughkeepsie: Police
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Crystal Lake reopens to public in Newburgh
“He brought me personally to Crystal Lake about seven or eight years ago, and it looked nothing like it does today,” Rosenberg said. “Few remember what Crystal Lake was like from the 1940s through the 1970s. This was the destination in the city for swimming, fishing, picnicking and recreation.”
Cooking oil sparks fire, destroys home in town of Shawangunk
Shawangunk, N.Y. >> A town man was hospitalized after oil he was using to cook french fries on a stove sparked a fire that destroyed his home, according to Wallkill Fire Department Assistant Chief Robert Malatesta.
LETTER: Lucas Turnpike speeding and the death of a gimpy, female duck
Dear Editor,To the heartless driver who ran over a female, white duck on Lucas Turnpike on June 5, know that she was caring for eggs in a nest on our property.She traveled with two male ducks and made the mistake of going onto the road. They moved in a line and she had a bad leg, so I guess she didn
Corning Museum GlassBarge, schooner Lois McClure wraps up stay at Hudson Valley Maritime Museum in Kingston
Lukas Milanak, left, of the Corning Museum of Glass shows off a finished dish called a compote before placing it in another oven to cool. Opening the oven is G Brian Juk.Brian Hubert — Daily Freeman
Woman Arrested for DWI at Ulster School, Daycare - Hudson Valley News Network
KINGSTON –Members of the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Dani K. Labarr, age 33, of Kingston.Authorities said about noon on Jun. 14, 2018, deputies responded to a school and daycare facility in the Town of Hurley to check the welfare of a female who had arrived to pick up her chi
Scenic Hudson easement protects Locust Grove lands
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. >> For nearly 40 years, the grounds of the Locust Grove Estate/Young-Morse Historic Site, the former home of artist-inventor Samuel F.B. Morse, have been a refuge for people escaping the bustle of U.S. Route 9.