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Missing: Have You Seen This Area College Student Or His Car?
A 20-year-old college student from the area has gone missing and authorities are asking for the public's help in locating him. Michael McLaughlin, of Cornwall in Orange County, attends Stony Brook University in Suffolk County on Long Island.
With grandsons at both service academies, Havre de Grace woman cheers for Army and Navy
When watching the annual Army-Navy football game, Havre de Grace resident Mary Lynn Snyder wears sweats bearing the logos of each team — she has one grandson at each service academy.
Hazardous Weather Outlooks for Most Of Hudson Valley
HUDSON VALLEY, NY — Warning that roads could get slippery, the National Weather Service has issued hazardous weather outlooks for Dutchess, Orange, Putnam and Ulster counties as well as updating its winter weather advisories for the rest of the Hudson Valley.
Snow, freezing rain and sleet expected tonight in some areas of Lower Hudson Valley
A winter weather advisory is in effect for Putnam until Monday. Freezing rain today is expected to turn into a mixture of snow and sleet in some of the northern areas of the Lower Hudson Valley.
Orange County Man Arrested After Cop Is Punched In Face At SantaCon Pub Crawl
A Middletown man was charged with aggravated assault on a police officer after a Hoboken sergeant was punched in the face and a patrolman sustained a dislocated thumb in one of several brawls that broke out Saturday during the Hudson waterfront city’s annual SantaCon pub crawl.
Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Dutchess County With Ice, Snow Coming
The National Weather Service is warning residents throughout the Hudson Valley and Fairfield County that a brief period of freezing rain is possible overnight in areas farther south while accumulating ice and snowfall is expected north of I-84 into early Monday morning.
Overnight Shooting Injures Man in Orange
EMS transported a 26-year-old male to University Hospital in Newark after gunfire struck him late Friday night. According to preliminary reports the shooting happened in the vicinity of 323 Henry Street at approximately 11:27 p.m. where an unknown gunman arrived at that location and fired shots at t
United Way of Dutchess-Orange offers training for nonprofits
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region will offer a free training session Thursday, Jan. 17, for nonprofit professionals and volunteers. The session, “Cultivating Community: Driving Your Organization to the Next Level,” will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dutchess Comm
5 New Properties For Sale In The Peekskill-Cortlandt Area
PEEKSKILL-CORTLANDT, NY — On the hunt for a new home, and want to get a better feel for what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some assistance finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? You've come to the right place! To save you some time, we've compiled a fresh batch of new l
5 New Houses For Sale In The Hicksville Area
HICKSVILLE, NY — On the hunt for a new home, and want to get a better feel for what's available near you? Need some help in your search? Not to fear! To save you some time, we've got an up-to-date batch of five new listings nearby.
3 injured, including 2 with serious injuries, in Wappingers Route 9 collision
Three people were injured, two of them with serious injuries, in a two-car collision on Route 9 on Thursday night, according to Town of Poughkeepsie police. The accident occurred at around 5:53 p.m. along Route 9 — or South Road — in the area of the Valvoline Instant Oil Change at 1788 South Road in
Around Town (Holiday Edition)
CALM BEFORE THE STORM — Santa and Johanna Colbert both decided the lighting of the Bicycle Tree at Polhill Park in Beacon on Dec. 9 was a good time for a quick nap. She’s shown with her mom, Katie, and her brother, Patrick. In the Dec. 23 issue we’ll share photos submitted by readers of children who
Ax-Wielder Wanted All Of Shared Holiday Gift: Police
PUTNAM VALLEY, NY — A Peekskill man who police said didn't want to share a holiday gift with a colleague faces several charges in Putnam Valley. State police called to Oscawana Lake Road at 8:45 a.m. Dec. 13 said they found out that a customer had left $30 for the folks who perform refuse collection
Alert Issued For Fox/Coyote Sighting In Westchester
Keep your pets on a tight leash, there’s been a brand new wild animal sighting in Westchester. The Tuckahoe Police Department issued an alert for a “large coyote or fox” that was caught on camera in backyards on Dante Avenue and Bella Vista Street. The animal was spotted at approximately 11 a.m. on
Hudson Valley Crime Roundup: Man With Ax Didn't Want To Split Tip
HUDSON VALLEY, NY — Check out the week's top crime news covered by the region's 24 Patch sites. Among the stories are teens charged with manslaughter, eye doctor accused of sexual conduct with child and police searching for person who threw dogs out of car.
West Point spouse helps decorate White House Christmas tree
Every summer, the White House sends out approximately 7,000 applications to apply to decorate the White House Christmas Trees. Once the applications are returned to the White House, the First Lady and the chief decorator look at the applications (and probably do security checks) and select roughly 1
New York State Police join Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign
The New York State Police announce they will participate in the national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative. The campaign started Thursday, December 13, and runs through the holidays until Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
Vehicle Slams Into Utility Pole In Hit-Run Rockland Crash
A potentially dangerous scene unfolded in New Hempstead on Friday morning when a driver struck a utility pole, sending wires onto the roadway, police said. Members of the Ramapo Police Department were dispatched to Bonnie Court at approximately 9 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, when the motorist took down
NYSP: Man tried to take holiday gift using axe
PUTNAM VALLEY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - New York State Police arrested a man they say tried to take a holiday gift using an axe. Police say Sean Date, 54, and the victim were given $30 to share by a customer as a gift for their refuse collection services. Date is accused of trying to forcibly take the entire
Warwick officer cleared of charges in fatal shooting
A Warwick police officer who shot and killed an armed man in June will not face any charges according to Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, in a Facebook post. On Thursday, a grant jury declined to file criminal charges against the unnamed officer who killed Dwayne Clyburn on June 16,