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My Ridin Pet: Blackie

Pet name: Blackie Owners: Taylor, 8, and Rowan, 4, Kehrley Hometown: Youngsville Favorite place to cruise: Meme and Pa's (grandparents) yard and driveway Favorite vehicle to ride in: Pink Power Wheel Favorite cruise music: Most Hip Hop, especially Finesse by Bruno Mars More about my pet: Blackie is

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Man gets 10-year sentence in Middletown drug-trafficking case

Collyer Goodman was sentenced in federal court on Monday to 10 years in prison for his role in supplying drugs to at least 14 other dealers in Middletown. Goodman, also known as "West," was one of 15 charged in 2016 with conspiring to distribute cocaine and crack cocaine in and around Orange County.

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-20 01:33:38

Flames Damage Former Bakery in Honesdale

HONESDALE, Pa. - Flames gutted a former bakery in Wayne County on the same day the family was celebrating the owner's 95th birthday. Crews battled flames at Day's Bakery on North Main Street in Honesdale around 5:30 p.m. Sunday. The fire chief said the flames sparked in the bakery on the first floor

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-03-19 00:35:02

Children's Hospital lauds Woodbourne brothers' bravery

VALHALLA - Maria Fareri Children's Hospital honored Eli and Shane Williams of Woodbourne at their Champions Reunion event this month. Eli, 6, and Shane, 13, were treated for third-degree burns, fractures, and other serious injuries following an off-road vehicle accident in 2016. They were formally a

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-20 07:01:00

Police: Mom in Florida, Children Home Alone

DUNMORE, Pa. - A mother and a father are charged with endangering the welfare of their two children in Lackawanna County. Investigators say the two children were knowingly left alone in Dunmore for nearly three days while the mother was in Florida. Nicole Sciortino and Vincent Licciardello were both

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-03-19 19:35:50

Sidney's first St. Patrick's Day parade is a hit

Allison CollinsSidney resident Brianna Harper, 9, waves an Irish flag during the during the village's inaugural 'Irish for a Day' celebration Saturday. Allison CollinsOrganizers said hundreds lined Main Street in Sidney for the village's inaugural St. Patrick's Day parade, presented by the Sidney Ch

DAILY STAR - 2018-03-18 23:18:43

Catskill Confidential: Liberty will host its annual Easter egg hunt Saturday

The Town of Liberty will host its annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. at the Liberty Public Library, 189 North Main St., where kids can pet bunnies and color Easter pictures. At 11 a.m., the egg hunt for children between 1 and 8 years old starts at the Liberty Elementary

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-20 02:22:13

Man arrested on way to mail marijuana

Morales MONTICELLO - A Wurtsboro man has been arrested after he was stopped for a traffic violation and told an Ulster County Sheriff's deputy that he was on the way to the post office to mail a package of marijuana. Hector Morales, Jr., 42, who was stopped in the Village of Ellenville, was taken


Authorities say marijuana mail run leads to charges

A run to the post office to ship a package of marijuana led to a felony charge for a Maryland man staying at a hotel in Sullivan County, authorities said. Hector Morales Jr., 42, was driving in the Village of Ellenville when an Ulster County deputy sheriff initiated a traffic stop for a violation, a


Loch Sheldrake man charged with driving while impaired by drugs

THOMPSON - State police charged a Loch Sheldrake man with driving while he was impaired by drugs on Wednesday. State police said troopers stopped Christopher Pisanello, age not available, of Loch Sheldrake, for an expired inspection on Route 42 in the Town of Thompson at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Further i


Man threatened to make woman homeless if she reported sexual assaults, police say

A 49-year-old Carbondale man tried to prevent reports of sexual assault against him by threatening to kick the victim out of her house, leaving her homeless, if she spoke with the police. Todd A. Mowery, 221 Upper Powderly Road, was charged and arrested today by city police with aggravated indecen


Port Jervis Police remember one of their own

Officer MacKechnie PORT JERVIS - It was 69 years ago when Port Jervis Police Department Patrolman John MacKechnie lost his life in the line of duty on March 18, 1949. Officer MacKechnie was known as Mack, served as a police officer for eight years, and left behind a wife, Kathleen, and two childr


State and Local Police Search for Missing Woman

LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) State Police are now searching a wooded area for a missing woman,. They are looking in an area of LaPlume Township along Route 6 and 11 for Kathleen Kondash from Jessup was reported missing on Thursday. Eyewitness News Reporter Eric Deabill is on the scene and will h


Blooming Grove man charged with murder in fatal shooting of his brother

GOSHEN - A grand jury has indicted a Town of Blooming Grove man on murder charges in the shooting death of his brother. Prosecutors say George Bawn, 38, shot and killed James Bawn, 35, the afternoon of Feb. 6 at a house on Pioneer Trail in the Mountain Lodge Park. At the time, police said the shooti


Man charged with multiple felonies after police chase

MONTICELLO - A Sunday night police chase that wound through the village's side streets, went the wrong direction on Broadway and knocked over traffic signs ended in multiple felony charges for the man involved, Monticello police said. Terrell T. Troy, 37, of Monticello, faces two felony counts of fi


3 injured in city crash

The woman driving this car and a male passenger were injured, as was the male driver of a Jeep Grand Cherokee when the vehicles collided at Park Avenue and Campbell Street about 1 p.m. Thursday. All three were taken to the UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport Regional Medical Center by ambulances.Their id


Charged prison guard seeks grand jury testimony

VOGLINO Fired from prison The attorney for a former Lackawanna County Prison guard charged with sexually abusing a female inmate seeks the transcript of the grand jury proceedings that led to his charges. Joseph D'Andrea, attorney for Paul J. Voglino, contends the transcript is needed so Voglino can


Home show offers bit of something for everyone

MARK NANCE/Sun-Gazette Deb and Steve Muthlwer, of Antes Fort, look at a Roland digital grand piano at the Robert M. Sides booth during the West Branch Susquehanna Builders Association Home Show at Lycoming College's recreation center Friday. The show will continue through Sunday. A roll-out ladder t


Town of Liberty announces summer employment opportunities

LIBERTY - The Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting applications for summer jobs. The department employs more than 30 seasonal employees to provide a variety of services throughout the summer. Available positions include: water safety instructors, lifeguards, day camp coun


Family Lose Everything To Fire

TEXAS TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A family with four children are homeless after a fire wrecked their home in Wayne County. The family escaped the flames but now have only the clothes on their backs. When flames broke out at 1080 Shady Lane near Honesdale Tuesday, there wasn't much more that Rachael Hester and