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Mount Vernon police investigate fatal stabbing Sunday night, 7th homicide of year
A Rockland County man was fatally stabbed in Mount Vernon late Sunday night, but city officials initially refused to provide information about the killing, the city's seventh of the year.
Pilot crash-lands plane on ninth hole of New Jersey golf course
A pilot and three passengers escaped with minor injuries after he emergency-landed a small plane on a New Jersey golf course Sunday afternoon. As it turns out, a morning frost delay at Paramus Golf Course may have been a blessing in disguise. The limited number of players on the course left a wide-o
Uber Driver Arraigned On Sex Assault Of Westchester Woman
RYE BROOK, NY — An Uber driver from the Bronx who allegedly groped a sleeping woman he was driving from New York City to Westchester County has been arraigned on felony charges.
Car hits home, and Yonkers police say they discover it was a marijuana grow house
YONKERS - A car crash into a home led authorities to discover what they say was a marijuana grow house with numerous potted marijuana plants and four large, hanging LED lamps. Edward S. Shleiwet, 37, and his wife Lena M. Shleiwet, 35, were both charged with first-degree criminal possession of mariju
Seen Him? Alert Issued For Wanted Rockland Fugitive
Police investigators in Ramapo are seeking the public’s assistance as they attempt to track down a suspect who is wanted for allegedly doing drugs and driving in the area. The Ramapo Police Department issued an alert for Jack Makiten, 35, who is wanted on charges that include DWAI and two counts of
$30K, $10K Mega Millions Tickets Sold in Burlington, Bergen Counties
James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there were two third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Friday, Dec. 7th drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize.
Measles outbreak: Private party in New York exposes 86 from Ocean County
Health officials said Monday that a "private event" during which 86 Ocean County residents may have been exposed to the measles was held in New York state. The possible exposure, first reported publicly over the weekend, means residents should remain vigilant because the outbreak is ongoing, said Br
Richard Brega sentenced to 4 years in prison for bribery, corruption
Disgraced Rockland bus magnate Richard Brega was sentenced to four years and two months in prison Monday in federal court in White Plains for endangering the lives of school children through bribery and fraud, among other crimes.
Number Of Measles Cases In Rockland Nears 100
The number of measles cases in Rockland County is closing in on 100 with 91 confirmed cases and eight suspected cases, according to county officials. In an effort to help stem the spread of the measles, the Rockland County Department of Health will hold a free vaccine clinic at the Palisades Center
State Revokes License Of Ex-Mahwah Teacher Charged In Student Sex Scandal
The New Jersey State Board of Examiners has revoked the teaching license of a former Mahwah High School art teacher charged with having sex with a student. Joshua Green, 33, in August pled guilty to child endangerment and as a result of his conviction, was "disqualified from public school employment
Grandparents charged with selling drugs out of their N.J. home
A couple in their 60s with a history of drug arrests have been charged with running a large-scale drug operation from their Bergen County home - the second time in two years they’ve faced serious drug charges, according to police.
Runaway: New Milford Girl, 16, Reported Missing
Family members said a 16-year-old New Milford girl went missing over the weekend. Cynthia Frank is a little over 5 feet tall and about 125 pounds, with reddish-brown shoulder-length hair, they said.
Small plane forced to make emergency landing at New Jersey golf course after engine trouble
A small plane was forced to make an emergency landing at a New Jersey golf course on Sunday after a report of engine trouble, authorities said. The four-passenger plane had taken off from Lincoln Park Airport in Lincoln Park, N.J., around 12:15 p.m. and was on its way to Poughkeepsie when the pilot
Measles Outbreak: Rockland Cases Hit 90
Another case of measles was confirmed in Rockland County Friday. To date, there are 90 confirmed cases with seven more suspected. The health department is continuing to investigation the suspected cases.
Former Miss Kentucky who works as teacher arrested for sending nude photos to 15-year-old student on Snapchat
A former Miss Kentucky who now works as a teacher in West Virginia is accused of sending nude photos to a 15-year-old student. Ramsey Bearse was arrested Friday and charged with multiple counts of distributing obscene materials to a minor.
UPCOMING EVENTS IN THE VILLAGE OF RIDGEWOOD
Ridgewood NJ, There are a number of upcoming events in the Village, to welcome in the holiday season. Santa will be in Memorial Park at Van Neste Square on December 15th from Noon to 3:00 p.m. and on December 22nd from Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Ex-girlfriend says Yonkers shooter had violent, abusive past
YONKERS - Yonkers police say two people remain in serious condition after a correction officer opened fire Friday on an ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend before killing himself. Police have left the scene on Buckingham Road, but the investigation continues into the horrific attempted murder-suicide in
‘Mighty Ducks’ star with NJ roots arrested again, report says
MONTVALE — An actor who made a name for himself as the goalie in the Disney movie the "Mighty Ducks" has landed in legal trouble for the second time in recent months. Shaun Weiss, 40, a Montvale native, was arrested and charged with allegedly shoplifting over $200 worth of merchandise from a Los Ang
Rockland Man Arrested For Public Lewdness
SPRING VALLEY, NY — A Spring Valley man who has faced public lewdness charges in the past was arrested after allegedly exposing himself and performing a lewd act in a doctor's office in Paramus. Brian Bates, 47, of Spring Valley, was arrested Nov. 30.
Correction officers remain hospitalized after Yonkers shooting; grief counseling offered
Two Westchester County correction officers remained hospitalized Sunday, days after they were victims of an apparent attempted murder-suicide in Yonkers. Yonkers police did not list the two officers' condition Sunday evening. They were last described as being "in critical condition with life-threate