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Suspects On Run After Armed Carjacking In Newburgh

A Hudson Valley man was carjacked and robbed at gunpoint while attempting to sell his car. The incident took place in Orange County in the town of Newburgh on Tuesday, May 17. The carjacking took place after a 21-year-old man from Fishkill had advertised his 2018 Dodge Charger for sale on Facebook Marketplace, said Chief Donald Campbell, of the town of Newburgh Police.
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No Bail Reform In This Court: Judge Orders Accused Prospect Park Shooter From Midland Park Held

A state court judge in Paterson has refused to release a Midland Park man charged in a Prospect Park shooting. That defendant, Rahjshone Newkirk, 23, and borough resident Tylaire Clark, 22, had been sought by police after two people reported being shot at on Hopper Street around 6 p.m. Feb. 2, Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Prospect Park Police Chief Ammen Matari said in a joint release.

Michelin-Starred Chef To Open First CT Restaurant In Greenwich

A Michelin-starred chef who owns multiple popular restaurants in the region will soon debut his first Connecticut eatery in Fairfield County. Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, of Inn at Pound Ridge fame, will open Happy Monkey in Greenwich in late spring, according to representatives. The restaurant will be located at 376 Greenwich...

Chloë Sevigny Wears a Sheer Couture Gown For Her Wedding in Connecticut

Although Chloë Sevigny married art dealer Sinisa Mackovic in March 2020 when she was pregnant with their child, the happy couple enjoyed an official celebration in Darien, CT, this past weekend. For the star-packed occasion (from longtime friend and collaborator Humberto Leon to "Russian Doll" costar Natasha Lyonne), Sevigny wore a Jean Paul Gaultier Couture by Glenn Martens gown. The dress (look eight from the spring 2022 couture collection) was an ethereal, white sheer tendrilled chiffon dress, gathered down the bodice and skirt, complete with a voluminous organza hood at the shoulders — that also doubled as a veil.

New Honduran Restaurant Open In Poughkeepsie, NY

A new Honduran restaurant has opened in the former El Bracero spot in the City of Poughkeepsie. I have to say, when El Bracero closed up shop in the City of Poughkeepsie, it was sad news. It was a go-to place for me and many other city residents for great Mexican food. They closed back in March, and just last month a new restaurant moved into the vacant building.

Happy Monkey Restaurant to Feature Latin Cuisine on Greenwich Ave

Michelin-starred Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten will debut his first restaurant in Connecticut in late spring 2022. Happy Monkey will be located at 376 Greenwich Ave, formerly home to Little Beet Table. The Happy Monkey restaurant will showcase Latin cuisine with a Jean-Georges flair, enchanting guests with adventurous flavors and ever-changing, sustainable...

America’s Best Bakeries and We Have One Right Here in New Jersey

Is there a better aroma than the smell of a delicious bakery? When you walk into a good bakery you just sense the time and effort and deliciousness of the food. To me, it always seems to be warm as well. Yes its always a cozy temp in a good bakery, is that mainly the oven baking something delicious? Or is it all in our head that fresh bread, cookies and pies mean warmth? Something to ponder.

Popular Ulster County Cafe Reopens, Customers Thrilled

Isn’t it great when you find the perfect place to get a bite to eat, have a cup of coffee with one of the best-baked goods you’ve ever tasted, and gather with friends and future friends in your community? And isn’t it depressing when you find out that your favorite gathering place is closing? That’s exactly how fans and customers of Frida’s Cafe and Bakery in Milton felt when they found out at the beginning of the year that Frida’s would be closing their doors, at least temporarily. Well, I’ve got some great news for you.

Hudson Valley Café Reopens After Months-Long Closure

A popular café in the region has officially reopened after a months-long closure due to staffing shortages.The owners of Frida’s Café & Bakery in Milton in Ulster County announced on Thursday, May 12, that the eatery was back in business.“We are thrilled to announce that Frida's is officially o…

Six Starved Kittens Rescued From Paterson Ally

Six underweight kittens abandoned in a Paterson ally will soon be in need of loving homes. The four-month-old cats were found in a pair of carriers and were described as being emaciated by Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge, who is caring for them. The questions into their story are endless:. Where did...

Flea Market At Ketcham High School Next Weekend

A special pop-up flea market is being held next Saturday at Roy C. Ketcham High School to support the upcoming senior class. Upstate New Yorkers love flea markets. There are so many great ones here locally. Next weekend you can add one more to the list. What is it about them? Do we like finding a good deal or do we want to find a hidden treasure?

New ‘Unique’ Polish Brazilian Fusion Cafe Open in Walden, NY

If you take one look at their menu you'll become very hungry. I'll explain more, I recently came across a Facebook post for a brand-new restaurant that was opening up in Walden, NY. It's called PBF Cafe and it's a Polish and Brazilian fusion style of cuisine. If you look deeper into their menu and story, you'll see there is something for everyone here.
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Top 5 Most Popular Coffee Shops in Yonkers, New York

This list is based on prior customer reviews. Yonkers suffers in several aspects as a result of its proximity to New York City. As a result, visitors mistakenly believe that there is little to do there, yet nothing could be further from the truth. If you come out there, you'll find a multitude of activities, including beautiful New York style gardens, and indoor sporting attractions like skydiving simulators, all nestled against the magnificent and historic Hudson River. In addition, the city has a plethora of hidden gem coffee shops.