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  • Royal baby: It's a boy for Kate on England's national day
    Monday - 04/23/2018 - 09:24 AM

    Kensington Palace says the Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her third child, a boy weighing 8 pounds, 7 ounces.

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  • Walden police warn residents of telephone scam
    Monday - 04/23/2018 - 10:32 AM

    WALDEN - Walden police are warning resident to be wary of a telephone scam claiming they are wanted on an arrest warrant, and demanding quick payment to clear the warrant.Police said a village resident reported getting a call that appeared to come from the police station's number, 845-778-5595, and that the caller then transferred the resident to someone at "a law firm." That person told the resident the matter could be cleared up by paying a fine of $1,000 within an hour via [...]

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  • Police: One critical after shooting in Town of Wallkill
    Monday - 04/23/2018 - 12:40 AM

    TOWN OF WALLKILL - One person is in critical condition after a shooting in the parking lot of a sports bar early Sunday morning.State police are investigating the shooting that happened outside JD's Sports Bar on Route 211 around 3:20 a.m., according to Trooper Steven Nevel, the public information officer for Troop F in Middletown.Nevel could not provide details about the person who was shot but said the individual was taken to Orange Regional Medical Center and is in [...]

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  • Connelly man faces two felony drug possession charges
    Monday - 04/23/2018 - 08:21 AM

    ESOPUS – An investigation into drug sales and trafficking in the City of Kingston and surrounding areas yielded one arrest last week.The City of Kingston Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit and the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team, who conducted the joint operation, said more arrests are expected.Investigators took Michael E.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Afghan officials: Taliban attacks kill 14 troops, policemen
    Monday - 04/23/2018 - 07:38 AM

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban attacks in western Afghanistan killed 14 soldiers and policemen on Monday as Kabul residents prepared to bury their loved ones slain in a horrific bombing by the Islamic State group that targeted a voter registration center the day before, killing 57.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Event at Middletown temple offers free prom garb
    Sunday - 04/22/2018 - 11:27 PM

    MIDDLETOWN - An assortment of volunteers helped teens dress to the nines at Temple Sinai on Sunday.The Prom Extravaganza Event at the temple on Highland Avenue featured more than 700 dresses and suits available free for young people who might not otherwise be able to afford to attend their prom.The event, in its fourth year, was sponsored by Josephine and Ed Bloomfield as a way to give back to the community.The Prom Extravaganza is open to anyone in Orange County, [...]

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  • 4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought
    Sunday - 04/22/2018 - 08:25 PM

    Police praise customer who rushed the shooter and wrestled the weapon away from him

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  • Hudson Confidential: Air Force squad wins Sandhurst contest at West Point
    Sunday - 04/22/2018 - 08:36 PM

    The U.S. Air Force Academy squad won this year's annual Sandhurst Military Skills Competition at West Point.It was the first victory for the Air Force in the contest, which dates back 50 years.“We’re just a weird group of Air Force guys who wanted to go Air Force but wanted to play Army,” said Nathan Ziegler, a cadet on the Air Force team.“We have a lot of us who are interested in doing more ground-force work instead of being directly in [...]

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  • Nearby communities stepping in to track CPV power plant emissions
    Sunday - 04/22/2018 - 06:56 PM

    WAWAYANDA - Municipalities near the Competitive Power Ventures plant in Wawayanda agree that independent air testing is needed to monitor emissions from the power plant, which is expected to begin commercial operation this summer.CPV has acknowledged that startup tests did not go as planned back in February, when emissions from the plant settled in the region, sparking health complaints and tense local government meetings.The plant is using its backup fuel, ultra-low-sulfur [...]

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  • Man fought gunman: He 'was going to have to work to kill me'
    Sunday - 04/22/2018 - 06:04 PM

    Police are calling James Shaw Jr. a hero for saving lives in the busy Waffle House restaurant

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