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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

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-06-18 21:56:00

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.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-06-19 00:50:00

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.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-06-18 16:27:00

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.

PIX11.COM - 2018-06-19 01:16:08

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

PATCH - 2018-06-18 20:51:47

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.

HUDSONVALLEYPOST.COM - 2018-06-18 08:10:29

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.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-18 19:19:45

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.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-06-18 14:43:00

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.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-06-17 20:34:00

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.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-17 14:55:07

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

Geoffrey Wilson: gwilson@poughkeepsiejournal.com, 845-437-4882, Twitter: Geoff_LW


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.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-17 21:42:47

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

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-17 19:19:34

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

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-17 18:54:55

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.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-06-18 03:00:44