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Man arraigned from Albany Med bed on murder charges

The man accused in a violent crime spree was arraigned from his hospital bed Tuesday morning on charges of murder and attempted murder. Jeffrey Field is accused of murdering Adam White, and trying to murder Christopher Gere in Catskill last month. Field was arraigned at Albany Medical Center. He's still...
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Times Herald-Record

The gangs of the Hudson Valley plaguing neighborhoods for decades

Gang violence has plagued certain cities in the Hudson Valley for decades despite efforts to curb its tide and long-term impacts. Hardest hit have been certain neighborhoods in Yonkers, Poughkeepsie, Newburgh and Mount Vernon, a special New York USA Today Network investigation reveals. Residents of those neighborhoods, from Nodine Hill...
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Mid-Hudson News Network

Fatal accident in Kingston under investigation

KINGSTON – An accident between a tractor-trailer and bicyclist that claimed the life of the biker on Saturday, September 18, is under investigation. The collision took place in the vicinity of Broadway and Wast St. James Street. Kingston police responded to the accident at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Saturday and...
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Iconic Woodstock Restaurant Leaving After More Than 4 Decades

I was relaxing and watching a little television last night, and on the other side of the room my boyfriend was looking at facebook. All of a sudden, I heard him gasp out loud. He’s not really a gasper, so I knew he saw something that he thought was a big deal. I asked what was going on and he said that The Little Bear Restaurant in Kingston was closing, or at least relocating. I gasped too.

Iconic Local Restaurant Owner Passes Away at Age 89

The Hudson Valley is known for being home to many wonderful restaurants, but there are a few that tend to stand out above the rest. If you're a true 'Hudson Valley-er' chances are you've visited the Eveready Diner in Hyde Park, or at least know of it because of it's appearance on the Food Network show Diners Drive Ins and Dives.

Don’t Give In There are Still Two More Weeks Until Pumpkin Shopping Season

If I can offer one piece of advice over the next two weekends it would be don't buy that pumpkin yet. You are going to be visiting Hudson Valley farm markets and other places this weekend and next where you are sure to see pumpkins for sale. If you don't believe me just check out your local grocery. Tops in New Paltz has had pumpkins for sale at an awesome price since Labor Day Weekend but whatever you do don't buy one just yet.

Kingston tour guide walks in ancestors' footsteps

For the last eight years, retired first grade teacher Nancy Chando has been taking groups of people around Kingston, showing them the rich history of New York State's first capital. Chando has a personal connection to the area, too. “I was able to go on, and also to the...
Daily Star

Insect disease linked to recent spate of deer deaths

ULSTER — The state has received reports of about 700 dead deer since July, and has confirmed cases of a lethal insect-transmitted disease in Ulster, Dutchess, Greene, Columbia and three other counties, according to the state Department of Environmental Conservation on Thursday. The other counties with confirmed cases are Nassau,...

The Next Great Nearby Escape: Pawling

As a travel writer, I’m always looking for new places to escape to. Since the onset of COVID-19 last year and with my wings clipped, I’ve only been taking short sojourns. Montauk, Shelter Island and I just returned from an absolutely wonderful escape to the charming Town of Pawling, a mere hour away.

Popular Pierogi Company Opening a Hudson Valley Location

I’m not sure when it happened, but pierogi have become a wildly popular food. I feel as if I’ve always known about the deliciousness of pierogi, but now the rest of the world has caught up. When I was a kid, you could get pierogi with potato and cheese, but that was about it. Pierogi have come a long way since I was a kid, and they’re anything but boring.

DEC: Disease that kills deer is approaching region

Cases of epizootic hemorrhagic disease, typically a fatal disease for deer, have been confirmed or suspected in local counties, the state Department of Environmental Conservation announced Thursday, Sept. 16. A confirmed case has been found Ulster County and Greene County. Confirmed cases have also been found in Columbia, Dutchess, Nassau,...

The Hudson Valley’s ‘Favorite Cookie’ is Back in Stock — For Now

Hudson Valley cookie fans are rejoicing this week, as a local favorite makes its triumphant return to some select stores. Even though you know it's coming, the first appearance of that bright yellow box will make anyone smile. Yes, it's officially Mallomars season once again in the Hudson Valley, and this year, stores are offering deep discounts on one of our favorite treats.