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Mid-Hudson News
Newburgh holds third gun buy-back programThursday, July 28, 2016 NEWBURGH – No questions asked people may bring guns to
Newburgh holds third gun buy-back program
Mid-Hudson News / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, July 28, 2016 NEWBURGH – No questions asked people may bring guns to the Newburgh Recreation Center in the city on Saturday, August 20 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. It is the third gun buyback program where people who bring in weapons will... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Newburgh firefighters saved with new federal grantThursday, July 28, 2016 NEWBURGH – The City of Newburgh’s Fire Department will
Newburgh firefighters saved with new federal grant
Mid-Hudson News / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, July 28, 2016 NEWBURGH – The City of Newburgh’s Fire Department will have full staffing levels for at least another two years as the federal government has approved another $2 million grant to retain 15 full-time firefighters. Two years... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Newburgh police chief resigns following suspensionNEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) - A southwestern Indiana police chief has resigned followin
Newburgh police chief resigns following suspension
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 15 hours ago
NEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) - A southwestern Indiana police chief has resigned following a five-day suspension without pay. The Newburgh Police Commission announced the resignation of Chief Brett Sprinkle during a public meeting Wednesday following a closed... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Newburgh firefighters saved with new federal grantWednesday, July 27, 2016 NEWBURGH – The City of Newburgh’s Fire Department wil
Newburgh firefighters saved with new federal grant
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 18 hours ago
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 NEWBURGH – The City of Newburgh’s Fire Department will have full staffing levels for at least another two years as the federal government has approved another $2 million grant to retain 15 full-time firefighters. Two years... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
State grant for Orange County Safe Homes to reduce intimate partner homicidesand enhancing monitoring and enforcement to better hold offenders accountable f
State grant for Orange County Safe Homes to reduce intimate partner homicides
Mid-Hudson News / Posted yesterday
and enhancing monitoring and enforcement to better hold offenders accountable for their behavior. Safe Homes, based in Newburgh, will work with city officials and Newburgh Police, the Orange County District Attorney’s Office, Orange County... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
845 Life: Stepping down from the benchI said goodbye to him was the night he took sick and never returned to work. He
845 Life: Stepping down from the bench
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted yesterday
I said goodbye to him was the night he took sick and never returned to work. He was a remarkable man.” Levinson joined a Newburgh law office in 1973, moved to Orange County in 1974 and was elected Woodbury Town Justice in 1977.“I won by just 19... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Redzone Wireless expands into Bangor area, wants more rural customersin the area, which will allow the company to serve customers in Bangor, Brewer,
Redzone Wireless expands into Bangor area, wants more rural customers
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
in the area, which will allow the company to serve customers in Bangor, Brewer, Hermon, Hampden, Glenburn, Levant, Carmel, Newburgh and Orrington. “This growth initiative represents our most ambitious network development project to date and pushes... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Newburgh manager warns Hudson Shipyard not to move heavy equipment without city’s permissionTuesday, July 26, 2016 NEWBURGH – Hudson Shipyard, LP wants to transport hea
Newburgh manager warns Hudson Shipyard not to move heavy equipment without city’s permission
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 NEWBURGH – Hudson Shipyard, LP wants to transport heavy generators from its Hudson River port in Newburgh to the CPV power plant... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Loopholes compromise Orange's pay-to-play law for political contributions [database search]protests temporarily derailed the IDA's plans to award tax breaks for construct
Loopholes compromise Orange's pay-to-play law for political contributions [database search]
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 2 days ago
protests temporarily derailed the IDA's plans to award tax breaks for construction of a massive warehouse in the Town of Newburgh, out of concern that the developer wouldn't honor local-labor requirements. At the time, IDA board member Steve... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Newburgh school district falls short in $50 million contestCITY OF NEWBURGH – The Newburgh school district came up short in a national $50
Newburgh school district falls short in $50 million contest
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 2 days ago
CITY OF NEWBURGH – The Newburgh school district came up short in a national $50 million contest for which it was seeking $10 million over five years to remake Newburgh Free Academy. On Thursday the district received word that it was not one of the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Peekskill
Area Veterans Honored At Freedom FlotillaNEWBURGH, N.Y. – Local military veterans were honored with a ride north on the
Area Veterans Honored At Freedom Flotilla
The Daily Voice - Peekskill / Posted 2 days ago
NEWBURGH, N.Y. – Local military veterans were honored with a ride north on the Hudson River as part of the Freedom Flotilla event on Saturday, according to HVNN.com. A group of about 30 ships hosting veterans ranging from members of the Wounded... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ossining
Area Veterans Honored At Freedom FlotillaNEWBURGH, N.Y. – Local military veterans were honored with a ride north on the
Area Veterans Honored At Freedom Flotilla
The Daily Voice - Ossining / Posted 2 days ago
NEWBURGH, N.Y. – Local military veterans were honored with a ride north on the Hudson River as part of the Freedom Flotilla event on Saturday, according to HVNN.com. A group of about 30 ships hosting veterans ranging from members of the Wounded... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton
Area Veterans Honored At Freedom FlotillaNEWBURGH, N.Y. – Local military veterans were honored with a ride north on the
Area Veterans Honored At Freedom Flotilla
The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton / Posted 2 days ago
NEWBURGH, N.Y. – Local military veterans were honored with a ride north on the Hudson River as part of the Freedom Flotilla event on Saturday, according to HVNN.com. A group of about 30 ships hosting veterans ranging from members of the Wounded... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Newburgh man charged with possessing loaded handgun, PCP after crashing into pole CITY OF NEWBURGH – A City of Newburgh man with a suspended license and two fe
Newburgh man charged with possessing loaded handgun, PCP after crashing into pole
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 3 days ago
CITY OF NEWBURGH – A City of Newburgh man with a suspended license and two felony convictions was charged with possessing a loaded handgun and PCP on Wednesday morning... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
State targets 'zombie homes'process drags on.Several communities in the mid-Hudson are eligible for the pro
State targets 'zombie homes'
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 4 days ago
process drags on.Several communities in the mid-Hudson are eligible for the program, including the cities of Middletown, Newburgh and Kingston and the Village of Monticello.Without regular maintenance, the homes can become an eyesore or even a... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Tree stumps blocking delivery of steam generators to CPV site in Wawayanda CITY OF NEWBURGH — Two humble tree stumps are blocking the path of a load of
Tree stumps blocking delivery of steam generators to CPV site in Wawayanda
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 4 days ago
CITY OF NEWBURGH — Two humble tree stumps are blocking the path of a load of multi-ton steam generators destined for the $900 million power plant under construction in the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Flotilla honoring veterans to launch on Hudson RiverHeart recipients. It will start in northern Westchester County and pass West P
Flotilla honoring veterans to launch on Hudson River
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
Heart recipients. It will start in northern Westchester County and pass West Point en route to its final stop at the Newburgh waterfront in Orange County. Organizers at the Cortlandt Yacht Club are inviting other boat and yacht clubs to... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Flotilla honoring veterans to launch on Hudson RiverHeart recipients. It will start in northern Westchester County and pass West P
Flotilla honoring veterans to launch on Hudson River
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 4 days ago
Heart recipients. It will start in northern Westchester County and pass West Point en route to its final stop at the Newburgh waterfront in Orange County. Organizers at the Cortlandt Yacht Club are inviting other boat and yacht clubs to... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Judge throws out drug charges in Ibrahim hit-run death caseGOSHEN - A judge has thrown out drug charges against a woman charged in the hit
Judge throws out drug charges in Ibrahim hit-run death case
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 5 days ago
GOSHEN - A judge has thrown out drug charges against a woman charged in the hit-and-run death of a Newburgh man, and scheduled an August trial for the manslaughter case against her. Eric Geter Sr., 32, was struck by a car as he walked to work on... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. judge to rule whether couple was entrapped by police in terrorism stingof an offence. Perhaps the most well-known of the U.S. terrorism cases in whic
B.C. judge to rule whether couple was entrapped by police in terrorism sting
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
of an offence. Perhaps the most well-known of the U.S. terrorism cases in which entrapment was alleged is that of the Newburgh Four. An HBO documentary about the case was released in 2014. The first man approached by an FBI informant initially... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Mount St. Mary College moves forward with interim president searchFriday, July 22, 2016 NEWBURGH – Mount Saint Mary College officials announced
Mount St. Mary College moves forward with interim president search
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 5 days ago
Friday, July 22, 2016 NEWBURGH – Mount Saint Mary College officials announced on Thursday that they are moving forward with the search for an interim president. “Our goal continues to be to identify and appoint an interim president as soon as... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
SLCH to close its Cornwall emergency departmentof that department effective October 1. Persons in need of emergency room care
SLCH to close its Cornwall emergency department
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 5 days ago
of that department effective October 1. Persons in need of emergency room care will have the continued availability of the Newburgh facilities. Shutting down the Cornwall ER, which saw an average of fewer than two patients per hour last year, will... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Car owner fights $1,097 towing billTown of N'burgh police won't use company during investigation CITY OF NEWBURGH
Car owner fights $1,097 towing bill
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 6 days ago
Town of N'burgh police won't use company during investigation CITY OF NEWBURGH — $350.Nelson Quinonez figured that would be more than enough to pay New Windsor-based Newburgh Towing International when he went to retrieve his car from there on July... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital to close Cornwall emergency departmenttwo patients per hour. Of those, fewer than one in 10 needed hospitalization, w
St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital to close Cornwall emergency department
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 6 days ago
two patients per hour. Of those, fewer than one in 10 needed hospitalization, which is provided at the St. Luke's campus in Newburgh. The hospital said the closure will not affect patients’ access to care, noting that the emergency department at the... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Law enforcement officials say large drug busts accomplish plentySWAT gear with rifles, swarming homes or neighborhoods as they make arrests.Wha
Law enforcement officials say large drug busts accomplish plenty
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 6 days ago
SWAT gear with rifles, swarming homes or neighborhoods as they make arrests.What do these large-scale busts accomplish?In Newburgh, for at least a little while after the June 1 raid that netted a bunch of dealers, the city saw an 80 percent drop... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Newburgh police chief suspended 5 days pending investigationNEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) - A southwestern Indiana police chief has been suspended fo
Newburgh police chief suspended 5 days pending investigation
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
NEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) - A southwestern Indiana police chief has been suspended for five days but no one is saying why. The Newburgh Police Commission voted to suspend Chief Brett Sprinkle without pay at its public meeting Wednesday. Police Commission... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
SLCH to close its Cornwall emergency departmentcampus is a prime example of that.” Persons in need of emergency room care wil
SLCH to close its Cornwall emergency department
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 6 days ago
campus is a prime example of that.” Persons in need of emergency room care will have the continued availability of the Newburgh facilities. Copyright © 2016 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Maloney continues “Made in New York” manufacturing tourThursday, July 21, 2016 NEWBURGH – Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney continued
Maloney continues “Made in New York” manufacturing tour
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 7 days ago
Thursday, July 21, 2016 NEWBURGH – Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney continued his “Made in New York” tour Wednesday with visits to three manufacturers in Orange County. He met with business owners and employees and talked about ways to expand... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Motorcyclist dies after crash near campsiteA 20-year-old man has died following a motorbike accident. The emergency servi
Motorcyclist dies after crash near campsite
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
A 20-year-old man has died following a motorbike accident. The emergency services were called to Course Lane in Newburgh, West Lancashire, around 10.15pm last night following reports of an accident. A 20-year-old man was found with multiple... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Church family put finishing touches to houseNicaragua, New Orleans, and Joplin, Mo.This year, instead of going out-of-state
Church family put finishing touches to house
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 7 days ago
Nicaragua, New Orleans, and Joplin, Mo.This year, instead of going out-of-state, the group chose to help their neighbors in Newburgh by working a week with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh in its very successful program.The church is one of... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Newburgh city manager asks state to test residents for contaminantCITY OF NEWBURGH – Newburgh’s city manager is asking the state Department of He
Newburgh city manager asks state to test residents for contaminant
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 7 days ago
CITY OF NEWBURGH – Newburgh’s city manager is asking the state Department of Health to begin testing residents in the wake of the contamination that forced the closure of the city’s primary drinking water supply in May. In a letter sent to DOH on... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘What Is It?’ writer talks antiques as long-running BDN column comes to an endTucked away in the woods of Newburgh there is a sturdy home that was built by h
‘What Is It?’ writer talks antiques as long-running BDN column comes to an end
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Tucked away in the woods of Newburgh there is a sturdy home that was built by hand. Years of toil went into constructing the residence and other buildings on the shady property. The inside is much like a time capsule — filled with antiques handed... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Newburgh man arrested on gun charge after speeding through cityWednesday, July 20, 2016 NEWBURGH – A Newburgh man was arrested early Wednesda
Newburgh man arrested on gun charge after speeding through city
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 NEWBURGH – A Newburgh man was arrested early Wednesday morning after he was clocked doing 70 miles per on Fullerton Avenue in the city and slammed into a utility pole at the intersection of Gidney Avenue. The incident... Read more
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Lake Placid News
2 upstate NY men plead guilty in deadly beating of man, 48manslaughter, admitting that he repeatedly kicked Leonel Mondragon-Hernandez in
2 upstate NY men plead guilty in deadly beating of man, 48
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
manslaughter, admitting that he repeatedly kicked Leonel Mondragon-Hernandez in the head on March 30 in the city of Newburgh. He's expected to be sentenced to 20 years behind bars. Thirty-year-old Kelsin Rivera pleaded guilty to assault in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Penn State Hazleton names aid, admissions directorfrom Northeastern University with a concentration in higher education administr
Penn State Hazleton names aid, admissions director
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
from Northeastern University with a concentration in higher education administration this summer and holds a bachelor’s degree in international affairs from Wagner College. He previously worked at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
2 upstate NY men plead guilty in deadly beating of man, 48manslaughter, admitting that he repeatedly kicked Leonel Mondragon-Hernandez in
2 upstate NY men plead guilty in deadly beating of man, 48
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
manslaughter, admitting that he repeatedly kicked Leonel Mondragon-Hernandez in the head on March 30 in the city of Newburgh. He's expected to be sentenced to 20 years behind bars. Thirty-year-old Kelsin Rivera pleaded guilty to assault in... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Guilty pleas in Newburgh beating deathWednesday, July 20, 2016 GOSHEN – Two men, who beat a Newburgh man to death in
Guilty pleas in Newburgh beating death
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 8 days ago
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 GOSHEN – Two men, who beat a Newburgh man to death in March, pled guilty in Orange County Court on Tuesday, Leonel Mondragon-Hernandez, 48, was attacked, kicked and beaten in front of 1 Lake Street on March 30. He was... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
News - Standard Speakerfrom Northeastern University with a concentration in higher education administr
News - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
from Northeastern University with a concentration in higher education administration this summer and holds a bachelor’s degree in international affairs from Wagner College. He previously worked at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh,... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Tappan Zee reopens after clean-up of crane that collapsed on bridgelane was staying closed. While the bridge was closed traffic volume increased i
Tappan Zee reopens after clean-up of crane that collapsed on bridge
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 8 days ago
lane was staying closed. While the bridge was closed traffic volume increased in both directions at the Bear Mountain and Newburgh-Beacon bridges as drivers reacted to the TZB closing. The New York State Bridge Authority said it adjusted staffing... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Federal effort launched to expand solar power in communitiesfile photo, Marco DelTreste, left, and Arsenio Patricio, of Mercury Solar Syste
Federal effort launched to expand solar power in communities
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 days ago
file photo, Marco DelTreste, left, and Arsenio Patricio, of Mercury Solar Systems, install panels on the roof of a home in Newburgh, N.Y. The Obama administration announced a plan Tuesday, July 19, 2016, to help middle-class and low-income... Read more
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New York Post
Drivers should brace for hellish ride after Tappan Zee closurePlains-Rye-Cross Westchester Expressway). Officials advised using alternatives
Drivers should brace for hellish ride after Tappan Zee closure
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
Plains-Rye-Cross Westchester Expressway). Officials advised using alternatives such as the George Washington, Bear Mountain and Newburgh-Beacon bridges. The Tappan Zee is still shut down in both directions, and it’s unclear when it will be reopen... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
New York bridge to remain closed after crane collapses across lanesimpacted. Drivers are urged to use alternate routes including the George Washi
New York bridge to remain closed after crane collapses across lanes
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 8 days ago
impacted. Drivers are urged to use alternate routes including the George Washington Bridge, Bear Mountain Bridge and the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge. No boats are allowed in the immediate vicinity of the collapsed crane, the Coast Guard said. Boats... Read more
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Lake Placid News
New York mom left toddler in hot SUV while she shoppedNEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Police say they've charged a woman with leaving her 2-yea
New York mom left toddler in hot SUV while she shopped
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Police say they've charged a woman with leaving her 2-year-old son in her vehicle for more than a half hour on a hot day while she shopped in a Hudson Valley store. The Daily Freeman of Kingston reports (http://bit.ly/29VCjpU )... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New York mom left toddler in hot SUV while she shoppedNEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) - Police say they've charged a woman with leaving her 2-yea
New York mom left toddler in hot SUV while she shopped
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) - Police say they've charged a woman with leaving her 2-year-old son in her vehicle for more than a half hour on a hot day while she shopped in a Hudson Valley store. The Daily Freeman of Kingston reports (http://bit.ly/29VCjpU )... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Mom charged with leaving toddler in her car with over 100 degree tempsTuesday, July 19, 2016 TOWN OF NEWBURGH – A mother from Walden has been arrest
Mom charged with leaving toddler in her car with over 100 degree temps
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 9 days ago
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 TOWN OF NEWBURGH – A mother from Walden has been arrested for leaving her 24-month-old son in her car for over a half-hour in the scorching temperatures Sunday that reached over 100 degrees inside the vehicle. Newburgh Town... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Hispanic Heritage Festival a big hit in Sullivanhuman-services information, to arts and crafts, to jewelry and novelties.Latino
Hispanic Heritage Festival a big hit in Sullivan
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 9 days ago
human-services information, to arts and crafts, to jewelry and novelties.Latinos Unidos of the Hudson Valley, based at the Newburgh Armory, also offered information. As the umbrella organization for the Latino Alliance of Sullivan County, Latinos... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Thousands parade down Evansville's Main Streettrucks, music, and games. The Fast Pitch World Series Tournament will be playe
Thousands parade down Evansville's Main Street
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
trucks, music, and games. The Fast Pitch World Series Tournament will be played at Deaconess Sports Park, Vann Park in Newburgh, Owensboro Softball Complex, and Panther Creek Park in Owensboro. The tournament will run July 18- 24. Copyright... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Mom charged with leaving toddler in her car with over 100 degree tempsMonday, July 18, 2016 TOWN OF NEWBURGH – A 35-year-old mother from Walden has
Mom charged with leaving toddler in her car with over 100 degree temps
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 9 days ago
Monday, July 18, 2016 TOWN OF NEWBURGH – A 35-year-old mother from Walden has been arrested for leaving her 24-month-old son in her car in the scorching temperatures Sunday that reached over 100 degrees inside the vehicle. Newburgh Town Police were... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Walden woman shopped while crying baby sat in 100-degree heat of locked car Posted Jul. 18, 2016 at 10:10 AM TOWN OF NEWBURGH – A Walden women was charg
Walden woman shopped while crying baby sat in 100-degree heat of locked car
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 9 days ago
Posted Jul. 18, 2016 at 10:10 AM TOWN OF NEWBURGH – A Walden women was charged Sunday with leaving her 1-year-old son locked in a car whose inside temperature... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Construction on 7 and 8 Mile roads begins todayweek. Work will take place along 8 Mile between Farmington and Golf Ridge Circ
Construction on 7 and 8 Mile roads begins today
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
week. Work will take place along 8 Mile between Farmington and Golf Ridge Circle, as well as on 7 Mile from Farmington to Newburgh. The roughly $3.5-million project will take several months to complete, with work expected to wrap up no later than... Read more
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