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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

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-08-15 00:00:00

New York City man used stolen IDs to buy cars from Westchester dealerships: DA

a 2017 Dodge Ram pickup truck for $78,487 from Westchester Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Cortlandt.a 2018 Ford F150 pikcup truck for $55,426 at Rye Ford.a 2018 Toyota Camry for $38,553 at Rivera Toyota of Mount Kisco.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-08-15 21:33:00

Brothers charged after brawl at Barcelona

Then, Anthony Kolich, 41, Daniel Kolich, 39, and Jeffrey Kolich, 32, came into the dining room. Anthony Kolich allegedly yelled and spit at his wife, and threw a glass at her. He told police the man she was with was antagonizing them, and they all began punching him.


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.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 15:45:36

Metro-North engineer William Rockefeller operated erratically before fatal crash: Lawyers

Sen. Charles Schumer, speaking at the Brewster train station, says the MTA is behind schedule in installing Positive Train Control to automatically stop a speeding train before it crashes, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017.Tania Savayan/lohud

LOHUD.COM - 2018-08-15 11:00:00

70 years after Babe Ruth’s death, fans still flock to grave

HAWTHORNE, N.Y. (AP) — Amid the serene graves at Gate of Heaven Cemetery sits the one where visitors leave baseballs and bats instead of bouquets, tributes to a baseball superstar who still outshines others seven decades after his death.

FOX SPORTS - 2018-08-16 04:29:11

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

GULF NEWS - 2018-08-16 11:24:00

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

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-08-15 16:37:00

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.

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-08-15 00:00:00

Retaining wall, 40 to 50 feet high, collapses in Ossining

What caused the collapse, which police responded to about 7:30 p.m., was not immediately clear, the chief said. He said responders were waiting on an engineer's report to find out what caused it.


Lunch lady sisters allegedly stole around $500K from CT schools

"I can believe it with the numbers, probably if you look at it like a spreadsheet with the costs and that kind of thing, but still, that kind of shocks me," said Maddy Culpepper, who attended New Canaan High School in New Canaan, CT, where Wilson worked.

WFLX.COM - 2018-08-15 02:28:13

Talk of our Town | The Putnam County News & Recorder

I n the midst of August we seem to find ourselves veering between heavy rain and sunshine, often within mere minutes. Keep an umbrella handy at all times. The Cold Spring Lions Club will hold their 4th annual Pig/Chicken Roast on Saturday, Sept. 15, at 3-7 pm at Glynwood Farm, which benefits the Fra


Ossining Tackles Wall Collapse Aftermath

OSSINING, NY — The developers of the apartment building whose massive retaining wallcollapseddown onto an Ossining business Tuesday are working on a stabilization plan, said village Manager Deborah McConnell. That's priority one, and it is expected Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday morning, she said.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 19:32:50

Lunch Lady Sisters Accused Of Stealing Nearly $500,000 In Connecticut

Police say 61-year-old Joanne Pascarelli, of Stratford, and her sister, 67-year-old Marie Wilson, of Wilton, turned themselves in to New Canaan police this weekend after warrants were issued for their arrest.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-14 20:30:35

Skratch, new Westchester restaurant, will focus on local sourcing with a homemade touch

Comfort food, with an emphasis on using ingredients from local farms, is at the heart ofSkratch, a new restaurant coming to the Rose Hill Shopping Center in Thornwood.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-08-14 15:49:00

Liev Schreiber denies hitting NY photographer

Outside the court, Schreiber toldThe Journal Newsthat he "never touched him." He said he "was pissed, but that was it."

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-08-15 02:10:04

Nyack photographer: Liev Schreiber charged 'like he was a raging bull'

The incident unfolded around 10 p.m. June 7 when the "Ray Donovan" star spotted Martinelli standing on a quiet side street and started “bobbing and weaving just like a boxer, and I thought maybe he’s in a good mood or like joking with me because I’m on a public street and he knows I’m going to take

LOHUD.COM - 2018-08-14 18:22:00

Sisters accused of stealing nearly $500K from CT schools

Police say 61-year-old Joanne Pascarelli, of Stratford, and her sister, 67-year-old Marie Wilson, of Wilton, turned themselves in to New Canaan police this weekend after warrants were issued for their arrest.


Ossining Man Accused Of Stealing From Credit Union

YORKTOWN, NY — An Ossining man was arrested for stealing from a credit union. Yorktown police charged Julio R. Cruz 22, of Broadway in Ossining, was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, a felony.


White Plains Among Best School Districts In New Rankings

WHITE PLAINS, NY — Data compiler Niche released its new list, 2019 Best School Districts In America, last week. White Plains was high on the list.