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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.
Hopewell Junction Man ID'd As Victim Of Fatal Newburgh-Beacon Bridge Crash
The identity of the person killed during a two-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer on the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge on I-84 has been released. The crash took place around 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, when a Kenworth tractor-trailer was traveling east in the center lane of the eastbound span of the Ne
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.
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
Grant writing conference taking place Nov. 9 in Newburgh
NEWBURGH, N.Y. — A grant writing conference catering to nonprofits, municipalities, and developers will take place Wednesday, Jan. 9, at Mount St. Mary College, 330 Powell Ave.
Four From Area Caught With Loaded Gun, Cocaine, Pot In Traffic Stop
State Police apprehended four men who are facing multiple charges for allegedly possessing a loaded handgun in addition to cocaine and marijuana in a traffic stop. The arrests occurred on Broadway in the city of Newburgh on Saturday, Dec. 8. The police’s interview with the vehicle’s driver, Juan R.
DA: Hudson Valley Mother Tried to Murder Newborn
A Hudson Valley woman is accused of leaving her newborn to die in the toilet of a local motel room. On Friday, 23-year-old Teresa Smith was arraigned on an indictment charging her with attempted murder, assault, abandonment of a child, reckless endangerment, assault and endangering the welfare of a
Mount St. Mary College collects 1,000 gifts for children
NEWBURGH, N.Y. — Mount St. Mary College's Campus Ministry office is making the holidays a little brighter for area families in need. Through the college's annual "Giving Tree" event, more than 1,000 gifts for local children were collected on Monday, Dec. 10, according to Fr. Gregoire Fluet, campus c
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
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.
Dutchess County man dies in crash on Newburgh-Beacon Bridge
NEWBURGH, N.Y. — A Hopewell Junction man died after his Jeep struck a disabled tractor-trailer that had stopped in the center lane of the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge, state police said Monday.
Hudson Valley Brothers Arrested for Black Friday Rape, Robbery
Teen brother's from the Hudson Valley were arrested following investigations into robberies and the sexual assault of a young girl. Since the beginning of November, there have been six armed robberies reported in the upper north area of the City of Poughkeepsie. According to police, all six involved
Police ID Victim In Fatal Bridge Crash
Police have identified the motorist who died after smashing into the rear of a disabled tractor-trailer on the Beacon-Newburgh Bridge on Thursday. He is Fernando R. Carozza, 51 of Hopewell Junction, NY.
Power plant construction raises questions: Letter
Won’t they ever learn? "They" are energy companies that are still trying to make lots of money and limit our choices to fossil fuels, such as gas. Now and here, in the town of Newburgh, the new company is Danskammer Energy, LLC. They want us to believe that burning gas will be OK when they rebuild t
Bottini Fuel Convicted of Fraud
Admits it diverted refunds and credits to owners’ accounts. The state attorney general on Nov. 27 announced that Bottini Fuel, based in Wappingers Falls, admitted falsifying its records to steal credit balances, including $10,000 owed to the Beacon City School District for six overpayments.
Complaints From Residents Lead To 13 Arrests For 'Open-Air' Drug Dealing
After receiving numerous complaints from City of Newburgh residents regarding "open-air " drug dealing, more than 10 people were arrested during a special operation by local law enforcement.
Fatal Accident Shuts Down Newburgh Beacon Bridge
One person is dead following a crash towards the end of rush hour on the Newburgh Beacon Bridge. On Thursday around 7:30 p.m., the New York State Bridge Authority announced an accident on the eastbound side of the Newburgh Beacon Bridge was going to close the bridge to traffic in the Newburgh and Be
Holiday Yard Sale in Walden To Benefit Animals
Haven't finished your holiday shopping yet? Or maybe you haven't even started. Today you can get some holiday shopping done, and help a great cause while you're at it. It's a win/win situation.
3 men face felony drug charges in Poughkeepsie: police
Three men were arrested in the City of Poughkeepsie on Sunday after police said they were found with cocaine, heroin, loaded handguns, a shotgun and cash. The City of Poughkeepsie Police Department's Neighborhood Recovery Unit, Emergency Services Unit, state police's Community Narcotics Enforcement
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