Explosion at Monticello home leaves family displaced and man severely burned
Fire officials say the explosion occurred at around 11 p.m. as the family was moving into the home at 2 Emily St.
Wallkill, New York Woman’s $90,000 Insurance Deception Scheme
A Wallkill woman with previous experience in medical billing entered into a guilty plea after insurance fraud claims totaling nearly $90,000. This week the District Attorney's Office announced sentencing took place in Orange County Court. Several Agencies Investigate Wallkill Woman For Insurance Fraud. Led by the New York State Department...
Investigation Leads to Drug Bust at Ulster County Jail
A year-long investigation into the trafficking of narcotics and other prohibited contraband in the Ulster County Jail leads to numerous arrests. Back in January 2023, members of the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Intelligence Unit and Corrections K9 Unit began an investigation involving the trafficking of narcotics and other prohibited contraband in the Ulster County Jail, and a year later 11 individuals have been arrested, and charged with various crimes.
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...
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...
Monticello School District Reassures Residents: Non-Credible Threat Handled with Utmost Seriousness
Matthew T. Evans, Superintendent of Monticello Central School District, has released a statement about a threat made against the district's schools. On March 2, the district was informed by law enforcement about a threat of violence from two students. Although the FBI deemed the threat non-credible, the district took it seriously and implemented safety protocols.
Crystal Run Healthcare welcomes new physicians
MIDDLETOWN- Crystal Run Healthcare welcomes two new physicians to the practice. Michael Angeline, MD is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine physician. Dr. Angeline earned his Medical Degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. He completed both his Internship in General Surgery and Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Chicago Hospital in Chicago, IL. Dr. Angeline also completed a Fellowship in Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, NY. He has clinical interests in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery with a focus on athletic injuries in patients of all ages, open and arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder, shoulder replacement surgery, and knee-based ACL/meniscal injuries. Dr. Angeline is currently seeing patients in our Middletown and Rock Hill locations.
Kerhonkson, NY Residents: Your Future Cats Best Friend Awaits!
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 kerhonkson.
Animal Rescue In Middletown Is Looking to Spotlight Alumni
I have a fur baby. Her name is Minnie Pearl and she came to our family from Pets Alive. This April we will celebrate her 15th year's Gotcha Birthday. She was one of 4 puppies that arrived with their Mom from Tennessee, hence why they all had Nashville names. Her mom was named Limo and her brothers and sister were Box Car Willie, Johnny Cash and I recall the last one I think was Memphis Belle.
New Carvel Owner Seeks To Bring Smiles To Customer Faces
Fudgie the Whale - Flying Saucers - those little chocolate crunchies that are most commonly associated with a particular ice cream spot that you likely grew up visiting for a cool treat on a summer night. That iconic ice cream shop that has ties to so many of our childhoods,...
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...
Officers graduate D.A.R.E. instructor school
MONTICELLO- Two Deputy Sheriffs in Sullivan County have graduated from D.A.R.E. instructor school and are fully certified to begin teaching drug and alcohol prevention programs in districts throughout the county. Deputy Sheriff Roy Rogers, one of the graduates, serves as a school resource officer (SRO) in the county’s largest school...
Young Driver from Ellenville Sees Early Career Success
Brock Pinkerous is a 13-year-old race car driver from Ellenville, New York. Despite racing competitors who are in their 30s and 40s, Pinkerous has done more than hold his own. He hopes this is the beginning of a long career that one day leads him to winning the Daytona 500 NASCAR race.
Ulster County, New York Heroes Rescue Stranded Cat From Treetop
I guess you can say it was all in a days work for a tree service in Ulster County who answered the call for a cat that was stranded in at the very top of a tree. Cat Climbs To Very Top of Tree Near Ulster County SPCA. Something seemed...
Today the gas price is close to $2.98 in Ellenville as of 2024-03-02. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.338, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
SUNY Sullivan to host job fair
LOCH SHELDRAKE- The SUNY Sullivan Career Center is hosting a Career & Job Fair on Wednesday, March 27, 2024. The Career & Job Fair is open to students and the public, and organizers are inviting some of the largest local and regional employers to participate. Attendees are encouraged to dress...
NY weather: Be prepared for freezing rain in New York until Saturday morning
A report was issued from the National Weather Service on Saturday at 4:12 a.m. for freezing rain until 7:30 a.m. for Broome, Delaware and Sullivan counties. "Light precipitation mainly in the form of rain, sleet and freezing rain continues to fall across the higher elevations of northeast PA, the eastern Southern Tier and Catskills of Central NY. Temperatures are near or slightly below freezing across elevations above 1600 feet or so. While most major highways and treated roadways appear to be just wet, a minor glaze of ice is possible on untreated surfaces, before temperatures warm up toward sunrise or shortly thereafter. Use caution while traveling early this morning, particularly on lesser traveled secondary roads," according to the weather service.
Burke Catholic tops Ellenville for Section 9 Class B boys basketball championship
NEWBURGH - This was how sectional title basketball games should always be played. Top-seeded Ellenville and No. 2 seed John S. Burke Catholic battled bucket for bucket throughout the Section 9 Class B final. There were five ties and seven lead changes but neither club led by more than two possessions until the opening seconds of the final quarter and 45 seconds overall. ...
Women’s History Month profile: Thompson Sanitation’s Krissy Walsh (VIDEO)
THOMPSON- Krissy Walsh, the owner of Thompson Sanitation in Rock Hill, says it isn’t always easy being a woman in the garbage business, but that hasn’t stopped her from running one of the area’s largest refuse companies. Walsh’s interview is the first in a series of stories about female leaders in the community for March, which is Women’s History Month.
Ulster County Officials Request Safety Analysis for Rte. 44/55 Amid Warehouse Proposal Concerns
Ulster County Executive Jen Metzger and several county legislators have asked the New York State Department of Transportation (NYS DOT) to investigate Route 44/55's road safety. This request comes as the Town of Plattekill reviews an application for a large warehouse in its BD-60 zoning district. The proposed facility would be located at 2021 NYS Route 44/55 and cover 451,000 square feet. Supporters of Metzger's request include Minority Leader Kevin Roberts and Legislators Debra Clinton, Megan Sperry, and Limina Grace Harmon.