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High-Speed Chase, Crash Shuts Down Route 9A
This story has been updated.A high-speed police chase that ended with a crash has closed a major Westchester County roadway in two towns and injured a police officer, according to the Westchester County Police.The chase began around 11:30 a.m. Friday when a Westchester County Police officer received
Return To West Point Brings Chance To Further Momentum For Black Knights
Alumni and families will descend upon West Point, as Army celebrates both homecoming and parents’ weekend. The weekend’s festivities culminate in the return of the Army Black Knights football team, who will finally play a game in their river fortress of Michie Stadium.
Police: 25 Stole $275,000 in Welfare Fraud From Hudson Valley
Twenty-five are accused of stealing over $275,000 in welfare fraud in the Hudson Valley.Download the Hudson Valley Post AppOn Thursday, Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, joined by Orange County Sheriff Carl E. DuBois, announced that 25 were charged with felonies, including welfare fr
6 great things to do this weekend, Oct. 19-21
The Patterson Recreation Center, 65 Front St., Patterson, will host a military collectibles and knife show 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 20. Items include insignias, medals, uniforms, equipment, books, art work. Several uniformed re-enactors will be available to answer questions. Brian Benedict, known as The D
Crisis In Lake Carmel: Putnam County Sheriff
Police are also waving school buses away. If you're there, secure your house and stay inside. If you're not, stay away, police said.
'Newburgh's Got Talent' to audition students Oct. 20
NEWBURGH - Open auditions for the Ritz Kidz "Newburgh's Got Talent" Talent Show will be held from noon-4 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Safe Harbors Lobby at the Ritz, 107 Broadway, Newburgh.
Models sue Newburgh strip club over misuse of their images
Eight professional models are suing a Newburgh strip club for allegedly using their images, without payment or permission, to promote the business.
Westchester: George Latimer signs gay-conversion ban into law
Conversion therapies, also called reparative therapies, aim to change a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity.
Cops charge Williamstown man with selling woman the heroin that killed her
Police responded to a South Main Street apartment on Aug. 4, 2017, and found a woman dead on the living room floor.
Member Of Far-Right Proud Boys Group Arrested After Brawl Last Week
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) --One of the so-called Proud Boys – the far-right group that fought with protesters last week on the Upper East Side – has been arrested.Geoffrey Young was arrested at his home in New City, Rockland County. He is charged with rioting and attempted assault.Last week’s brawl on Eas
Hudson Valley Man Killed Outside Club, 1 Charged With Murder
After months on the run, a man turned himself in for allegedly killing a Hudson Valley man outside a local club.Download the Hudson Valley Post AppOn January 27,Noel McClinton was shot several timesin front of the Exempt Fireman's Association club on Mansion Street in Poughkeepsie. McClinton, 35, fr
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
14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly killing teen at Brooklyn basketball court: DA
BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A 14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly shooting a 16-year-old boy dead at a basketball court in Brooklyn, the Kings County District Attorney announced Thursday.
Mega Millions drawing: Which area stores have sold winners?
The Smokes 4 Less location on Freedom Plains Road in the Town of Poughkeepsie sold 12 winning tickets of $5,000 or more between 2012 and 2017, the most for any single retailer in Dutchess. The Stewart’s Shops location in Red Oaks Mill saw the most money paid out in that span, $10,290,889, with the b
Seven Measles Cases Confirmed In Rockland
"Rockland County has seven total confirmed cases of measles from three different groups with travel to Israel," said County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert. "Of those cases, two are secondary, meaning they originated from exposure occurring in Rockland."
BJ's Waiving Membership Fee for All Hudson Valley Shoppers
If you've always wanted to shop at BJ's but never signed up as a member, you're in luck.BJ's is opening up their doors to everyone, not just those who've paid a yearly membership fee. According to Supermarket News,the warehouse wholesale club is waiving their membership requirementsin an effort to g
2 Bronx men pleaded guilty to running ID theft scheme to buy high-end cars
Both men stole personal information, such as social security numbers, and used it to buy the vehicles.
Hudson Valley Man Sexually Abused Stepdaughter
After sexually abusing his stepdaughter a Hudson Valley man fled to Indiana.Download the Hudson Valley Post AppOn Monday in Ulster County court, a jury convicted 41-year-old Christopher Gertz, Jr., of Plattekill of sexual abuse.Gertz sexually abused his step-daughter in September of 2017. Gertz live
Poughkeepsie woman charged with possession of brass knuckles, heroin, crack cocaine
A Poughkeepsie woman faces charges after she was found in possession of brass knuckles, heroin, crack cocaine and marijuana, according to New York State Police.
This Weekend's Kids & Family Activities in Rockland
No matter what you're looking to do with your kids and family-concerts, festivals, museums, arts & crafts-or even just time spent outdoors-you'll find it in this weekend's list of fun and education activities for families and kids in Rockland. If you want to plan ahead, check out the NY Metro Parent