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MS-13 gang member charged with stabbing two in Monroe

Guitierrez-Zomora MONROE - A Self-proclaimed member of the MS-13 street gang is charged with stabbing two people with a knife in the Village of Monroe just after midnight on Friday morning. A police officer on patrol on North Main Street near the Mobil gas station spotted four people covered in bl

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-23 11:30:46

Newburgh man caught with a pound of pot

NEWBURGH - A traffic stop in the City of Newburgh led to the arrest of a local man on a charge of felony possession of marijuana. Orange County Sheriff's deputies were in Newburgh on Friday and observed a vehicle drive through a stop sign, then stop past the crosswalk inside the intersection. They c

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-23 11:30:28

Cortlandt honors Revolutionary War hero John Paulding

Cortlandt honors Revolutionary War hero John Paulding The Old Van Cortlandtville Cemetery Association unveiled a new plaque with scripture from the grave marker of John Paulding, a Revolutionary War hero. Dan Reiner/lohud CORTLANDT - Historians and local residents Saturday commemorated the life of

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-23 22:30:03

Newburgh Man Sentenced in Reckless Shooting Incident

Darren Olympia KINGSTON - In June, 22-year-old Darren Olympia of Newburgh was indicted by an Ulster County grand jury for recklessly shooting a female friend in the face on Feb. 26 at 32 Bingham Road in the Town of Marlboro. According to the Ulster County District Attorney's Office, following a nigh


Orange Confidential: Monroe plans two public forums on Palm Tree proposal

The Monroe Town Board has scheduled two "public information sessions" on consecutive Wednesdays next month for residents to speak and ask questions about an upcoming referendum on separating Kiryas Joel from Monroe and placing it in a new Town of Palm Tree. The board will hold those sessions at 7 p.

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-23 20:10:00

Chester handed setback by Dobbs Ferry

CHESTER - Chester kept it close at halftime, but Class C's Dobbs Ferry pulled away to hand the Hambletonians a 35-8 loss on Saturday. Dobbs Ferry is a three-time state title winner (2004, 2006, 2011) from Class C. Most recently they also lost to Burke Catholic in last years' Class C state quarterfin

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-24 00:17:35

National Hunting and Fishing Day celebrated in Rockland

Standing on a small dock on Congers Lake, Rey Maggino leaned back and thrust his fishing rod toward his body to reel in his first catch of the day. "I'm going to cook this one, probably on the grill," said Maggino, holding the small fish. On a sunny Saturday with temperatures reaching the mid 80s du

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-23 17:14:05

Facebook is using AI and thousands of employees to weed out terrorists

Paul Szoldra, provided by Published 3:00 pm, Thursday, September 21, 2017 Facebook Facebook is using artificial intelligence software and thousands of employees to weed out terrorism-related content, according to the company's head of global counterterrorism policy. In an interview with West Point

NEWSTIMES - 2017-09-21 21:22:35

Police: Newburgh man had pound of pot in car

CITY OF NEWBURGH - A sheriff's deputy stopped an erratic driver Friday in Newburgh and discovered a pound of marijuana in the car, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office. Police said the deputy saw a car driven by Augustus Burks, 27, of Newburgh go through a stop sign and then stop past the

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-22 23:13:38

Sex Offender Charged for Failing to Register / Report Address

James Durlacher EAST FISHKILL - A registered Level 2 sex offender, James Durlacher, age 34, of Wappingers, was arrested by East Fishkill Detectives on Sept. 21, 2017, for failing to register/report his change of address. According to East Fishkill Police Chief Kevin Keefe, Durlacher had been previou


Drugs, gun seized in warrant search

POUGHKEEPSIE - A warrant search at an apartment at 10 Flannery Avenue in the City of Poughkeepsie on Friday resulted in one arrest and the seizure of cocaine and a stolen gun. The City Police Neighborhood Recovery Unit, Emergency Services Unit and State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team se

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-23 11:39:39

Woman charged with fudging company checks

Murphy AMENIA - An Amenia woman is charged with forging and cashing checks belonging to the business where she worked. State Police said Abigail Murphy, 26, was charged with nine counts of forgery, grand larceny and nine counts of falsifying business records, all as felonies. Wes' Autobody on Route

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-23 11:30:32

Local fire fighters to raise money for hurricane victims

STAMFORD - Local fire fighters will raise money Sunday for the victims of recent hurricanes. The Stamford Professional Fire Fighters Association, IAFF Local 786 and the Stamford Fire Department will host a full slate of fundraisers. The first is "Fill the Boot," happening from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-22 15:06:52

Fake coupons lead to stolen gun

TOWN OF NEWBURGH - Three people were arrested by Newburgh Town Police for using fraudulent coupons at the Walmart store on Route 300 and the investigation led to a stolen handgun found in their possession. Charged with criminal possession of a weapon, possession of stolen property and misdemeanor dr

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Heil guilty of killing infant son

Heil - facing 25 to life GOSHEN - Middletown resident Michael Heil was found guilty on Thursday of killing his seven-week-old son. When sentenced in November, he will face up to 25 years to life in prison. Heil, 27, was convicted of two counts of murder and two counts of manslaughter in the death o

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Fragrance company freshens up Wash'ville office space

WASHINGTONVILLE - When Deo Persaud started his natural fragrances company 23 years ago in Brooklyn, he initially called it "ICDI Corp." for "I can do it." The company, which grew to become Aurochemicals, ran out of space in Brooklyn and relocated to Washingtonville in 2000. On Thursday, it celebrate

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-22 02:23:19

Two-alarm blaze damages Fairview home

All people and pets got out unhurt TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE - Fire of accidental origin raged through a home at 10 Miller Place in the Fairview Fire District of the Town of Poughkeepsie Thursday evening. The two-alarm fire was called in around 6:09 p.m. as flames consumed the rear of the building. The

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-23 12:37:51

73-year-old Newburgh man hurt in rollover on Storm King Mountain

CORNWALL - A 73-year-old Newburgh man was hurt when his car rolled over on Route 9W on Storm King Mountain Friday. Cornwall town police Chief Todd Hazard said Louis Centolanza was driving a 2011 Hyundai south on 9W a few minutes before 9 a.m. when he failed to negotiate a turn, left the road and ove

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-22 16:41:11

Stabbing under investigation in Monroe

Mark Lieb, Rockland Video Productions MONROE - Police combed the area around a Mobil gas station at Route 208 and North Main Street in Monroe late Thursday night following a reported stabbing. Investigators from the Village of Monroe and Town of Blooming Grove searched the area with flashlights

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Husband accused of attacking wife with knife

Torres LIBERTY - State Police have charged a Liberty man with throwing a large kitchen knife at his wife and stabbing her in the left rear shoulder. Troopers were called to Catskill Regional Medical Center on Thursday morning for a report of a stabbing victim. Police said Christine Torres, 29, told

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-09-23 12:12:22