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Golden Corral looks to open mid-November in Poughkeepsie

Golden Corral first opened in the Town of Poughkeepsie in early 2017 after several delays. However, the restaurant closed suddenly after less than two months, amid confusion and questions regarding its practices.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-10-22 11:00:00

Arlington High School lockdown lifted; 'non-specific threat' made

Lyons said a lockdown was called due to a "non-specific threat" at around 10:15 a.m. Law enforcement, including the Dutchess County Sheriff's Office, is at the school and the exit from the parking area is blocked off by a Sheriff's Office vehicle.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-10-22 16:36:00

Poughkeepsie man arrested, charged with DWI in LaGrange

Allan Forbes, 28, was charged with aggravated DWI and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, both felonies, according to a state police press release. He was also charged with operating without an interlock device, a misdemeanor.


Plastic Bags Officially Banned Throughout Entire County

The Hudson Valley is the first place to officially sign a countywide ban on plastic shopping bags.The law, which won't go into effect until July 15, declares a full ban on single-use plastic bags. The legislation also requires business owners to collect a fee for the purchase of recyclable paper bag

WPDH.COM - 2018-10-22 06:43:27

These Are The Best Pizzerias in the Hudson Valley

A pizzeria from every Hudson Valley county is among the best in New York. Did your favorite place make the list?NewYorkUpstate.comreleased their "pizza-lovers guide" highlighting "pizza pie palaces" in every New York county. Here are the Hudson Valley pizzerias that made the list.Columbia CountyOak

WPDH.COM - 2018-10-22 09:09:45

Boxes Of Undelivered Mail Found In Hudson Valley Woods

SOMERS, NY — Authorities are investigating a Somers town postal employee after boxes of mail were found in the local woods. The Office of the Inspector General at the U.S. Postal Service said that agents had recovered the mail and an investigation was ongoing.The investigation of a postal employee i

PATCH - 2018-10-22 16:10:03

Undocumented man detained while delivering pizza at Brooklyn army base arrested for allegedly pushing, slapping wife

HEMPSTEAD, NY — An undocumented man who faced deportation after he delivered pizza to an Army base in Brooklyn was arrested Saturday for allegedly pushing and slapping his wife, according to court documents.

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-22 16:27:51

Popular Hudson Valley Restaurant Closing

We have shared many family celebrations, milestones and Holidays together. We have also done our best to get you through the difficult moments by making good food and caring support part of those times. We've laughed, partied, shared, reminisced and seen a great deal of life pass by together. As we

HUDSONVALLEYCOUNTRY.COM - 2018-10-22 09:24:54

Fatal shooting: Man surrenders to City of Poughkeepsie police

Noel McClinton, 35, of the City of Poughkeepsie, died early Saturday morning, according to city police Chief Thomas Pape. A mural with balloons and candles sat near the scene of the shooting on Saturday and Sunday. Video by Patrick Oehler and Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie JournalWochit


9 of the Best Things to Do in the Hudson Valley This November

Part revue, part comedy, all bizarre,Puddles Pity Partyhas built a worldwide audience through his disconcerting YouTube clips. Contrasting the 6’8” bald clown’s flamboyant attire with a deadpan baritone, this Edinburgh Fringe-approved performer will bring his bombastically strange stage show to Poug


Intoxicated Woman With Two Children in Car, Struggles With Police

A Dutchess County woman was arrested following a traffic stop, where she was found to be intoxicated with two children in her vehicle.On October, 18, 2018 troopers conducted a traffic stop on a 2012 Subaru Impreza on State Route 9 in the Town of Redhook.During the course of the investigation, the op

WPDH.COM - 2018-10-21 19:58:01

2 Men Dead, 1 Woman In Critical Condition After Being Found Unconscious in NJ Home: Police

Police didn't immediately provide any details about what happened to the three people Two men died and one woman was in critical condition after they were found unconscious in a home in Newark on Sunday, police said. Police responding to a 911 call found the three people unconscious inside a home on

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-10-21 16:22:39

Police ID Man Who Died in Boating Accident on Candlewood Lake

Police said 29-year-old Joseph Miranda, of Manchester, swam to the shore and refused medical treatment. A second man, 48-year-old Gary Hayes, of East Hartford, was found in the water and was transported to Danbury Hospital, where he later died.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-10-21 20:07:00

Electrical fire in Dia:Beacon museum leads to damage of painting worth more than $1M

There were no injuries as a result of the fire, he said, and employees and patrons of the Dia:Beacon were able to return inside after more than a half-hour. Firefighters were dispatched to the museum on Beekman Street a little before 6 p.m. on Saturday and cleared the scene after about an hour and 1

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-10-21 17:29:00

Saugerties couple arrested on numerous felony drug, weapons charges

SAUGERTIES, N.Y. — Authorities arrested a town couple Thursday on numerous felony drug and weapons charges after an investigation into narcotics sales at a residence on Kelly Road in the hamlet of Saxton, according to the Ulster County Sheriff's Office.Police said members of the Ulster County Gang E

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-10-21 15:42:00

Two-Alarm Fire Rips Through Three-Story Town Of Poughkeepsie Home

The fire was called in around 7:26 a.m. Friday, at 12 LaGrange Ave., in the Town of Poughkeepsie, said the Arlington Fire Department.


Portion of southbound Interstate 684 closed

The accident occurred in the early morning hours, when a car struck the post of a sign that hangs over the roadway at the Katonah/Cross River Exit, just north of the Saw Mill River Parkway split.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-10-21 15:15:00

Police investigate 'horrific' swastika tags in Midtown Kingston, including at library

KINGSTON, N.Y. — City police are investigating "horrific" and "hurtful" swastikas and other tags on multiple buildings and vehicles in Midtown Sunday, which included the Kingston Library, according to Mayor Steve Noble.Noble said "approximately seven" buildings and vehicles were targeted Saturday ni

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-10-21 18:49:00

'Predicate' Sex Offender Reports Move In Poughkeepsie

A registered "predicate" sex offender convicted of having sexual contact with a teenager has changed addresses in Dutchess County.The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert on Tuesday to Dutchess County residents regarding the residency of 47-year-old John McCarthy, who


Presentation on visual rhetoric, World War II poster art on Nov. 5 at FDR site in Hyde Park

Bronze statues of Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt at the Roosevelt Historic Site, Hyde Park, N.Y. (Photo by Tony Adamis)

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-10-21 17:51:00