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Orange County man dead in two-car crash in New Windsor area
NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. >> A Campbell Hall man died in a head-on two car crash on state Route 207 near the Rock Tavern Post Office, state police said Thursday.
Poughkeepsie man indicted for murder in death of New Paltz woman in fatal crash in Lloyd
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> ThePoughkeepsie man responsible for the death of a New Paltz woman in a July 1 car crashon Route 299 in Lloyd demonstrated “depraved indifference to human life” and has been indicted for second-degree murder, the Ulster County District Attorney’s Office said Wednesday.
Man Killed, Woman Seriously Injured In Head-On Orange County Crash
The driver of the pickup truck, Gerald Dembeck of Campbell Hall, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Homeless man charged with grand larceny: Police
(Photo: Courtesy of East Fishkill Police Department)A 33-year-old homeless man was arrested on Tuesday after East Fishkill police said he stole credit cards from a vehicle on Monday.Matthew Smith was identified by security footage at a couple of local gas stations where he allegedly used a stolen cr
Hudson Valley Swim Coach Sentenced In Child Sex Case
David "Skip" Storch, a well-known Hudson Valley long-distance swimmer with his own Wikipedia page, was sentenced to seven years in prison for sexually abusing a young girl beginning when she was 10 years old.Storch, 60, of New City, bursts into tears and called himself a coward during the sentencing
State police investigate East Fishkill crash
The collision involved a grey 2010 Toyota Corolla and a white 2000 Ford F250 pickup truck, police said.A motorist sustained serious injuries, police said.Police are asking anyone who witnessed the collision to call 845-677-7300 and refer to incident number 8416438.Ryan Santistevan: rsantistev@poughk
Liev Schreiber denies hitting photographer
In this Aug. 14, 2018 photo, actor Liev Schreiber leaves court in Nyack, N.Y., after appearing on a harassment charge. Schreiber denied allegations that he attacked a local photographer while he was in suburban New York filming his Showtime series "Ray Donovan." The 50-year-old was hit with a harass
Aretha Franklin dies, performed in Poughkeepsie last year
Aretha Franklin, whose impassioned, riveting voice made her a titan of American music, has died, her niece, Sabrina Owens, confirmed to the USA Today Network. She was 76.
Vassar Brothers, Northern Dutchess hospitals earn recognition in U.S. News & World Report rankings
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. >> When U.S. News & World Report released its hospital rankings on Tuesday, Vassar Brothers Medical Center was named a Best Regional Hospital with high performance in four areas of care, and Northern Dutchess Hospital was recognized as a high performer in one specialty, a press re
Man Nabbed In Town Of Poughkeepsie Shop Rite Robbery
A 28-year-old man was arrested for robbery and assault after attacking a Shop Rite employee who attempted to stop him from stealing.Antonio Locket of Poughkeepsie was arrested around Friday, Aug. 10, after Town of Poughkeepsie officers responded to the Shop Rite at 1895 South Road for a report of a
Plattekill man charged with stealing $8,000 worth of copper piping from Lowe’s store in Highland
LLOYD, N.Y. >> A Plattekill man is accused of stealing about $8,000 worth of copper piping from the Lowe’s store in Highland, police said Tuesday.
Poughkeepsie man charged with robbery at Shop Rite | Police
Locket faces charges of second-degree robbery, felony; third-degree assault, misdemeanor; resisting arrest, misdemeanor.
Plattekill man allegedly stole $8,000 in copper piping from Lowes
A 63-year-old Plattekill man was arrested on Tuesday after he was accused of stealing nearly $8,000 in copper piping from a Lowes store in Highland, according to Town of Lloyd police.
Woman convicted of killing fiance reportedly gets portion of life insurance money
FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2017 file photo, Angelika Graswald stands with her attorneys Jeffrey Chartier, left, and Richard Portale during her sentencing at the Orange County courthouse in Goshen, N.Y. Graswald, initially charged with murder in the drowning death of her fiance during a New York kayak ou
See Ossining In New National, State School District Rankings
OSSINING, NY — Data compiler Niche just released its new list, 2019 Best School Districts In America. Ossining was ranked No. 141 in New York state.
Talk of our Town | The Putnam County News & Recorder
Has the heat got you thinking about fall? The 4th Annual Oktoberfest in Cold Spring, hosted by the Knights of Columbus, is in the works for September 29 and 30 at Mayor’s Park. Stay tuned to the next edition of the PCNR for more information. Mark your calendars, book lovers. The Friends of the Desmo
Wappingers woman charged with grand larceny: police
A 34-year-old Wappingers Falls woman turned herself into police on Monday after she stole a debit card and withdrew money, according to theUlster County Sheriff's Office.Jessica l. Mann was identified by security footage at aPort Ewengas station where she allegedly used a stolen debit card on Wednes
Two bodies found in Salisbury Mills home
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Actor Liev Schreiber denies hitting photographer
"I never touched him. I never touched his body with my body," Schreiber toldThe Journal Newsas he was walking toward his car outside the courthouse. He admitted being annoyed but wouldn't elaborate. "I have nothing else to say," he said.
Former town recreation director sentenced for child sexual abuse
David “Skip” Storch, 61, of New City, engaged in a course of frequent sexual conduct with a young girl at a location in South Nyack during a three-year period from August 2007 to December 2011. The abuse began when the victim was 10 years old.