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Fire rips through Port Jervis apartment building (video)

PORT JERVIS – Four Port Jervis families have been displaced after fire tore through the two-story apartment building. The structure, located at 72 East Main Street, the corner of Prospect and East Main Streets, is listed as having been built in 1940. A call for help came in to Orange...
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Pike County man charged with fleeing and eluding

A man was arrested after leading police on a chase on Thursday afternoon in Greene Township, Pike County. Shane Knecht failed to stop for police on State Route 507; the chase also took place on several roads in the Greentown area. Police pursued Knecht until his car became disabled on...
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Sullivan County police search for armed robbery suspect

KIAMESHA LAKE – Police in Sullivan County are looking for a suspect in connection with an armed robbery that took place this morning before 10 a.m. at 4718 Route 42, the Hebrew Day School, in Kiamesha Lake. The suspect is described as a white man with blonde hair and wore...
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Woman pleads guilty to ‘monkey fist’ attack

GOSHEN – A Middletown woman faces up to seven years in state prison in connection with an attack on her former boyfriend and a woman in a Wallkill hotel room. Justina Ferguson, 46, pled guilty before Orange County Court Judge Craig Stephen Brown to a charge of assault. It was...
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Man stabbed at Wallkill bar

TOWN OF WALLKILL – A 26-year-old Middletown man sustained a knife wound to his back when he was assaulted at JZ Sports Bar at 130 Dolson Avenue in the Town of Wallkill. The incident, the latest at that pub, occurred shortly after 3 a.m. on Saturday. The victim was transported...

Middletown Man Found Guilty of Violating Order of Protection

David Chairvolotti, Sr, 48, of Middletown, was found guilty of second-degree criminal contempt and second-degree harassment, on Nov. 10 in Middletown Justice Court, following a jury trial. This item is available in full to subscribers. Attention subscribers. We have recently launched a new and improved website. To continue reading, you...

Mt Hope: Search for Missing 72-Year-Old Woman

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance locating a woman who was reported missing in Mt Hope, located in the 46th precinct. It was reported to the police that Cecil Francis, 72, of 171 Echo Place in the Mt Hope section of the Bronx was last seen on Thursday, Nov. 18, at approximately 7 a.m., inside her home.

Downed pole snarls traffic in Honesdale

HONESDALE, Pa. — Blustery winds in Honesdale knocked over a light pole blocking all of Main Street. The pole also landed on top of an SUV parked in front of Honesdale National Bank. The owner of the SUV was inside it when the pole came down onto the hood, and...

Eric Smith parole transcript released; convicted child killer’s release likely delayed

WOODBOURNE, N.Y. (WETM) – The transcript of convicted Steuben County child killer Eric Smith’s 11th parole hearing has been released to WETM through a Freedom of Information Law request with the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. Smith is scheduled to be released from Woodbourne Correctional Facility on Wednesday, Nov. 17 after serving 28 years […]