Kingston man indicted for attempted murder
KINGSTON – A 61-year-old Kingston man has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly putting a .25 caliber gun to his girlfriend’s head and pulling the trigger. Fortunately, the gun jammed. That was on June 8, 2023. Michael Ector was arrested and remanded without bail in June 2023.
New Meat Market Coming to Poughkeepsie
Kingston Meat Market will take over the spot of another long-standing meat wholesaler. It seems like we're seeing a lot of new businesses popping up all over the city of Poughkeepsie and the surrounding areas. When one business closes, another opens. In this case, it's the same type of business moving into the vacated spot.
Catskill High School Principal Addresses Recent Student Walkout and Ensures Ongoing Commitment to Safety
Dr. Wilson, from Catskill High School, commented on a recent student walkout during the ninth period. The walkout, a peaceful protest against a personnel issue, did not disrupt classes. The students involved behaved respectfully.
El Chapo lawyer defends disgraced doctor against manslaughter charge for gas-assisted suicide
Attorney Jeffrey Lichtman, who represented El Chapo and John Gotti Jr., has taken the case of Stephen P. Miller, who is facing manslaughter charges for assisting a woman's suicide.
Major Retailer With 5 Hudson Valley Locations Plans Mass Closures
The future of five Hudson Valley retail locations is up in the air after an announcement that underperforming stores will be shut down forever. Sadly, the Hudson Valley has seen its fair share of retail closures. Trying to count the stores in Middletown, Kingston, Poughkeepsie and Newburgh that have disappeared over the years could take all day.
Amazing Delicious Food that Fundraises for Hudson Valley Fire Departments
Firehouse food events are being added to the events calendar left and right. A great way to support your local firehouse is to attend or at least order takeout from one of their food events. Going to one is a great way to get to know your local firefighters plus you can learn more about volunteering.
Red Hook Residents: Review Your Property Assessment Data Now
The Town of Red Hook has made assessment inventory and valuation data available for review. This data will be used to determine the assessment of each parcel in the town and will be included in the Tentative Assessment Roll, due to be filed by May 1, 2024.
U.S. Attorney's Office: Former Marine Corps private from Kingston pleads guilty to gun trafficking charges
Rylan Peterson, 22, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to conspiring with others to unlawfully obtain firearms and send those firearms to an out-of-state resident.
Inspired by her brother's cancer battle, Boyd leads Red Hook to girls basketball 3-peat
NEWBURGH - Katie Boyd dribbled out the final seconds, then was rushed by teammates who tackled her to the floor, the group gleefully celebrating its success while mindful of the circumstances that made the moment so meaningful. Being knocked down, ironically, was another instance of them uplifting her. "It's amazing...
Athens Sheriff Faces Criticism After Venezuelan Migrant Charged in Student Murder
In the aftermath of the brutal murder of Laken Riley, a 22-year-old nursing student allegedly killed by a Venezuelan migrant, Athens-Clark County Sheriff John Williams is facing scrutiny over his 2020 campaign pledge to sever cooperation with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Williams, now leading law enforcement in the Georgia...
Eleven arrested in Ulster County Jail for narcotics trafficking
KINGSTON – The Ulster County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Intelligence Unit and Corrections K-9 Unit have arrested 11 people responsible for organizing and trafficking narcotics inside the county jail in Kingston. During the investigation, some 650 doses of Suboxone were seized in the jail with an approximate street value...
Red Hook, NY Residents: Your Future Puppies Best Friend Awaits!
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to red hook..
Con Edison Athlete of the Week: Croton-Harmon wrestler Henry Martin
Athletics: At the NYSPHSAA championships last weekend, Martin became the first Croton-Harmon wrestler to medal by finishing seventh in the 152-pound weight class. ... He's the Section 1 Division 2 champion in the 152-pound weight class. ... He finished the season with a 42-3 record, breaking the school record for wins in a season. ... Martin garnered All-League and All-Section honors in his sophomore and freshman seasons. ... He competes for Empire Wrestling year round.
Happy birthday to New Jersey’s first Leap Day baby
Born today at 12:21 a.m. at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, Ivana weighed in at 7 pounds and 14 ounces.
Kingston’s Bourbon Sprawl revives classic country music
When you think of country music, do you think of mainstream radio with its cringey choruses about cold beer, pickup trucks and women in sundresses? Do you instead recall the “country greats” like Willie Nelson, Hank Williams, Johnny Cash and Merle Haggard? Perhaps you don’t think of country music at all?
Hudson River Maritime Museum puts model of Seneca Chief on display
KINGSTON- Hudson River Maritime Museum recently accepted a one-inch scale model of the Erie Canal Boat Seneca Chief on temporary loan from the Buffalo Maritime Center in Buffalo, New York. The hand-built model by Chris Andre will be on display as part of the Museum’s current exhibition, The Hudson River and its Canals. The addition of the model is part of expansions to the exhibit in anticipation of the planned 2025 bicentennial celebrations commemorating the inaugural voyage on the Erie Canal from Buffalo to New York Harbor.
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome Offering One of a Kind Raffle
The Rhinebeck fundraiser features a piece of memorabilia signed by Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson. Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome is a living museum that owns many aircrafts of the Pioneer Era, World War I, and the Golden Age of Aviation between the World Wars, along with multiple antique automobiles. America's first flying...
Forts Ferry Farm Brings Farm Fresh Produce and Unique Gifts to Hudson with New Farm Shoppe
Forts Ferry Farm, a well-known produce farm in Upstate New York, has opened the Farm Shoppe in Hudson, New York. The farm, managed by a group of chefs, farmers, and artists, is dedicated to providing high-quality produce to New York communities. The Farm Shoppe, located at 554 Warren St, Hudson, New York, extends this mission by offering farm-grown produce, baked goods, soups, frozen meals, and pantry items. The shop also sells antique tableware and unique gifts, sourced by chef Emma Hearst.
Senior Projects Festival
A weekend of performances created by the graduating seniors of Bard’s Theater & Performance Program. or visit https://fishercenter.bard.edu/events/senior-projects-festival/. We expect all visitors on campus to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Prospective visitors who are unvaccinated may visit campus facilities, providing they test negative for COVID within 24 hours before coming to campus. Anyone experiencing COVID symptoms should refrain from coming to campus. For more information about current protocols, please visit Bard's COVID-19 response website.
Sauquoit Valley boys volleyball comes up short against Catskill in Class C regionals
The Sauquoit Valley and Catskill boys volleyball squads have squared off in the Class C regional championship for two-straight seasons. For the second season in a row, the Cats got the best of the Red Hawks, handing them a 3-2 loss. If you purchase a product or register for an...