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City of Newburgh Launches Lead Service Line Replacement Program - Hudson Valley News Network
NEWBURGH –The City of Newburgh announces the launch of the City of Newburgh’s Lead Service Line Replacement Program.The City was awarded a grant of up to $544,000 from the NYS Department of Health to identify and replace lead water service lines from the City’s main to homeowners’ water meters.While
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.
Drowning death of 17-year-old Wallkill male under investigation
Christopher Pelaez was recovered Tuesday, according to a Facebook post from the office, which is investigating the death.
Crews work to stabilize collapsed Poughkeepsie buildings
Work began on Wednesday by demolishing 17 Academy St., which suffered damage when the top of 19 Academy St. fell, dropping debris on the nearby area.
Solomon passes civil service test; officially becomes Newburgh City police chief
“He did that on very, very short notice and without having taken or studied for the exam in, I think, almost 20 years,” the manager said. “It’s remarkable with very little time to prepare he passed and we are looking forward to Chief Solomon being the official police chief of the Newburgh Police Dep
Wallkill Teen Drowns In High Falls
He was taken to Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley, Broadway campus, but EMS and hospital medical personnel were unable to revive him.
American Legion Baseball: Dallas Romaguera leads Kingston Post 150 Juniors over Newburgh
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> Dallas Romaguera had three hits and four RBI Tuesday, leading Kingston Post 150’s junior baseball team to a 14-3 victory over the Newburgh Tri-Post Nuclears.
Wappinger Man Arrested For Threatening DMV: NYSP
Police said Barry A. Gutierrez, 28, of the Town of Wappinger, was acting in a disruptive manner and was implying he had a gun.
Wallkill High School student drowns in Rondout Creek in High Falls
The Ulster County Sheriff’s Office identified him as Christopher Pelaez, 17, of Wallkill.
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
The Army splits with a West Point grad from New Castle who wrote ‘Communism will win’
© Courtesy of Spenser Rapone via APIn this May 2016 photo provided by Spenser Rapone, Mr. Rapone raises his left fist while displaying a sign inside his hat that reads "Communism will win" after graduating from the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y.
Woman rescued from Poughkeepsie building collapse site after being trapped for several hours
Two people were trapped in the smaller, three-story building. One was rescued almost immediately, but it took several hours to extricate the other.
Teen pulled from Rondout Creek in High Falls after being underwater more than 45 minutes
HIGH FALLS, N.Y. >> A teenage male was pulled from the Rondout Creek in this Rosendale hamlet on Tuesday after being submerged for more than 45 minutes, according to an Ulster County Sheriff’s Office official.
Intoxicated Woman Arrested Trying to Pick Up Her Child: PD
WILTON, CT -- Police arrested a Monroe, NY, woman last Wednesday for DUI after she led them on a chase through Wilton.
Slices of Time & Space Cunningham's Corner | The Putnam County News & Recorder
Saturday was one of those days that marked the compression of time and space, transferring any given slice to another place. The building on Garrison’s Landing that houses the Agnes Donohoe Preusser, Inc. realty firm and other businesses became, again, Vandergelder’s, as it was in 1968, which itself
Man arrested for making threats at DMV
Investigation determined Barry Gutierrez, 28, was acting in a disruptive manner alarming people at the office by implying he had a gun and was worse than a preschool shooter.
Man Nabbed In Town Of Poughkeepsie Burglary Attempt
A 30-year-old man was arrested while attempting to break into an occupied home through a window, Town of Poughkeepsie Police said.Rodarius Smith of Poughkeepsie after receiving a 911 call on June 14 from a resident at the Mountain Brook Apartments reporting a person attempting to break in through th
Hello Again, Dolly! Brings Song, Dance, and Yonkers to Garrison's Landing | The Putnam County News & Recorder
There was nostalgia in the air as the Cold Spring Trolley pulled up in front of the Philipstown Depot Theater. As the doors opened, Garrison’s Landing became 19th century Yonkers. Men, women, and children piled out of the green trolley, sporting hats, dresses, and parasols straight out of Victorian
Demolition underway of collapsed Poughkeepsie building
"Once they do that, then we can structurally access the surrounding properties in a safer matter," he said, noting that once inspectors can ensure the safety of the other buildings, displaced residents will be able to return to their homes.
Poughkeepsie Man Charged with Attempted Burglary - Hudson Valley News Network
Rodarius SmithTOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE –A 30-year-old Poughkeepsie man was arrested following a burglary in progress complaint on Jun. 14 at Mountain Brook Apartments located at 134 Innis Avenue.Town of Poughkeepsie Police allege Rodarius Smith attempted to gain entry through a window into an occupied f