11 arrested after investigation in Ulster County Jail
11 people were arrested following a drug trafficking investigation in the Ulster County Jail, according to the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office.
Cops ‘On A Roll’ Finding ‘Dead-Beat’ Parents In Upstate New York
Police in the Hudson Valley are "on a roll" finding and arresting "deadbeat parents." The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office revealed how they tricked a wanted father. Sullivan County, New York Dad Wanted On Family Court Child Support Warrant. Marcus Molnar, 46, of Barryville, NY was wanted on a Family Court...
Serial shoplifter arrested
MONTICELLO – A Monticello woman has been arrested on nine outstanding warrants from the Town of Thompson Court charging petit larceny. The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office says Priscilla Franklin, 41, was wanted for failing to appear on several shoplifting charges from Marshall’s, Shoprite and the Old Navy store in the Thompson Square Mall.
FBI: Four Indicted for Narcotics, Firearms Offenses Following Seizure of Over 30 Firearms in Monticello, New York
Damian Williams, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today the unsealing of a Superseding Indictment charging multiple defendants with narcotics and firearm offenses in and around Monticello, New York, following the recovery of body armor, ammunition, and approximately 30 firearms from the residence of DWAYNE JOHNSON. JOHNSON, who was previously arrested on May 24, 2023, is charged with conspiracy to engage in narcotics trafficking, possession of short-barreled rifles in furtherance of the narcotics conspiracy, unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition, unlawful possession of body armor, aiding and abetting the unlawful interstate transfer of firearms, and aiding and abetting firearms trafficking. JESSICA FRANCIS, who was previously arrested on September 14, 2023, is charged with engaging in the narcotics conspiracy with JOHNSON. LORI COONEY was arrested earlier today in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and is charged with the unlawful interstate transfer of firearms to JOHNSON. TERESA SANTINI was arrested earlier today in Milford, Pennsylvania, and is charged with trafficking firearms to JOHNSON and the unlawful interstate transfer of firearms to JOHNSON.
Authorities: Sullivan County man serving probation for animal abuse arrested again
Authorities say Samuel Stanford, 25, from Monticello, was arrested Tuesday after a search warrant found him in possession of 30 grams of MDMA, which he allegedly intended to sell.
Man charged with seriously injuring dog arrested in drug raid (VIDEO)
MONTICELLO – A Monticello man, who was charged in May 2023 with felony cruelty to animals for slamming a pit bull on the pavement and then stomping on her, was arrested again, this time in an early morning drug raid in Monticello. Samuel Stanford, 25, was charged with several...
Childcare #1 concern among employers and employees
MID-HUDSON – The Mid-Hudson Valley has lost close to 30 percent of its licensed childcare providers and that is making it difficult for employers to hire workers and for job hunters to secure and retain jobs. A just-released report from Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress finds that it is...
On the Mountain Is an Après Ski-Themed Weekend in Hunter
Although winter is winding down, there is no end to the mountain festivities that make the Hudson Valley a premier place for activities. This March, Hunter Mountain and Glen Falls House are no exception as they plan to host the fourth installment of the On the Mountain music weekend. Produced by The Wild Honey Pie creative agency, the après ski- themed three-day event will feature 12 live music performances, food pop-ups, wellness retreat activities, astrology events, and much more winter fun for a 300-person audience.
Insane Price Drop on a Beautiful Lake For Sale in Bethel, NY
Here's your chance to own a lake and a large amount of land in the Hudson Valley. So it's safe to say finding the perfect house in the Hudson Valley is pretty much impossible these days. It's a mess between the crazy high housing prices and people having to settle on homes just for the sake of owning something....and getting a lake.
Hudson Valley Police Show How This Card Reader is Stealing Info
Can you spot the skimming device on this credit card reader? Hudson Valley police say there are some telltale signs that your information may be compromised. Blooming Grove police say several residents have reported having their information stolen after using card readers at local stores. While card skimming has been a problem for years, it appears that thieves have become even more clever in hiding the devices in plain sight.
Ulster County Speedway Owner ‘Shifts Gears’ After Hearing From Community
Speedway owner tells Town Planning Board "I'm sorry I even asked you." Back in January the owner/operator of the popular Accord Speedway in Ulster County, NY approached the Town of Rochester Planning Board with a proposal that would allow the race track to host non-racing events throughout the year. Accord...
NY weather: Wind advisory for New York for Wednesday and Thursday
On Tuesday at 3:43 p.m. a wind advisory was issued by the National Weather Service valid from Wednesday 2 p.m. until Thursday 7 a.m. for Steuben, Schuyler, Chemung, Tompkins, Cortland, Chenango, Otsego, Tioga, Broome, Delaware and Sullivan counties. "West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph...
Savor the Taste: The Top 3 Must-Try Pizzas in Liberty
This article presents three remarkable pizza spots in Liberty. Have you had the chance to taste from any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
New Ulster County Housing Action Fund opens
KINGSTON – The Ulster County Housing Action Fund, approved last August by the county legislature, will open its first application window on March 11 and will accept applications until May 10 at 3 p.m. The Ulster County Planning Department will host a virtual webinar on March 19 at 6...
Rockland roofing company founder pleads guilty to failing to protect employee who died
The founder of a Rockland-based roofing company pleaded guilty to failing to protect an employee who died.
This New York County Has The Highest Opioid Death Rate
Opioid addiction, abuse, and fatal overdoses have become a major concern not only in the United States but also here in New York State. Opioids can be legally prescribed - hydrocodone, oxycodone, fentanyl, and morphine or illegally purchased - heroin, fentanyl (illicitly manufactured), and opium. In its Opioid Annual Report...
Join the Sullivan 180 Merchant Discount Program
LIBERTY- Sullivan 180 announced that the Merchant Discount Program will return in 2024 to support grant recipients in building a healthy community through people, places, and policy. The Merchant Discount Program encourages businesses to set a specified discount on supplies, materials, or services and incentivizes grant recipients to spend locally for their projects. The Merchant Discount Program is made possible in partnership with the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce.
EPIC's Free Spanish Workshop on Positive Discipline for Monticello Families on March 5
The Every Person Influences Children (EPIC) program will host a Spanish workshop for families in Monticello. The workshop is on March 5th at 5:45 p.m. and will be held on Zoom. It will focus on “Guiding Your Child’s Behavior – Positive Discipline.”
These Monticello, NY based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around monticello.
Parts of Dutchess, Ulster counties may see hazardous weather this week. What to know
Dutchess and Ulster counties are expected to get the tail end of a major storm that will be impacting the central and eastern U.S. Wednesday into Thursday. The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for eastern and western Ulster County, as well as eastern and southern Dutchess County starting during the day on Wednesday.