Experience Authentic Spanish Cuisine: The Top 3 Spanish Restaurants in Middletown
This piece presents a trio of Spanish eateries nestled in Middletown. Have you had the chance to savor their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love for you to share your experiences in the comments section below!
Massive Fire Destroys Tractor Trailer Temporarily Shuts Down RT 17
Some Hudson Valley commuters undoubtedly had their usual Tuesday commutes complicated, especially if they were traveling on Route 17 during the early morning hours as a tractor-trailer caught fire and then burst into flames. Early Morning Tractor Trailer Blaze. The early fire had occurred on Route 17 in the Woodbury...
NY weather: Weather alert issued for heavy snow in Delaware and Sullivan counties Thursday morning
A weather alert was issued by the National Weather Service on Thursday at 10:11 a.m. for heavy snow until 10:45 a.m. for Delaware and Sullivan counties. "At 10:10 a.m., a band of heavy snow was along a line extending from Fishs Eddy to near Hiawatha to near Hallstead and moving southeast at 40 MPH," says the weather service.
Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler and Orange County Sheriff Paul Arteta Announce Arrests in Coordinated Narcotics Investigation
Middletown Man and Montague, New Jersey Man Charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the First Degree. Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler and Orange County Sheriff Paul Arteta, announced that Ronald Lempka, 23, of Middletown, and Keanu Alicea, 29, of Montague, New Jersey were arrested and charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the First Degree and related charges. Both Lempka and Alicea were arraigned in the Centralized Arraignment Part and remanded to Orange County Jail without bail.
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...
Plan being developed for Upper Delaware River (VIDEO)
MONTICELLO – Friends of the Upper Delaware River are developing a plan for the future of that section of the river. As part of that process, the group is seeking feedback from a number of interested parties, said Executive Director Jeff Skelding. “The whole plan is going to rely...
Ingrassia secures endorsements for Assembly; primary likely
MIDDLETOWN – Republican Louis Ingrassia, Jr. has gained the endorsement of the Town of Wallkill and City of Middletown GOP committees in his bid to run for the 100th Assembly District seat being vacated by Democrat Aileen Gunther who will retire at the end of the year. The district...
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.
District Attorney Hoovler Details Prison Sentence in Town of Newburgh Drug Case
Georgia Man Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison After Admitting to Possessing Large Quantity of Cocaine. Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced that on Thursday, February 22, 2024, Nicoy Murray, age 34, of Decatur, Georgia, was sentenced to five (5) years in prison to be followed by five (5) years of post-release supervision in connection with his previous guilty plea in Orange County Court to Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Second Degree.
Accused Pedophile Leads Cops on Wild Chase Through Hudson Valley
A Hudson Valley man accused of horrific crimes tried to flee police and wound up spectacularly crashing his vehicle. At around 9:30pm on Saturday night, New York State Police attempted to execute a search warrant on the home of Craig Merlock. The 45-year-old Goshen man was being sought by authorities who believe he partook in unspeakable crimes against young children.
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.
Massive Update: 2-Month-Old Child Found Dead In Upstate New York
New York State Police provided a massive update regarding a 2-month-old child who was found dead in the Hudson Valley. Over the weekend, New York State Police from the Hudson Valley confirmed an investigation into the death of 2 month-old child in Orange County, New York. State Police Troop F...
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.
Middletown Woman Sentenced for Involvement in Cocaine Trafficking
A Middletown drug dealer, Angelica "Jelly" Rodriguez, is sentenced to a decade in prison. She had pleaded guilty to criminal possession of a controlled substance and two counts of conspiracy. Cocaine, drug paraphernalia, and cash were all found during the investigation. "Jelly" Rodriguez in a Bit of a Jam -...
Hudson Valley Honor Flight Appoints New Chairman from Orange County
As previous chairman Frank Kilmer steps down after 10 years of service to pursue a position on the national level, Louis J. Ingrassia Jr., has been tapped to fill his shoes. Hudson Valley Honor Flight (HVHF) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization which “Honors American Veterans” for all their sacrifices. HVHF transports these heroes to Washington, D.C., to visit memorials at no cost to them. It is the local hub of the National Honor Flight Network (which consists of more than 100 independent non-profit “hubs” across America).
Authorities: Sullivan County man serving probation for animal abuse arrested again
A Sullivan County man serving probation for attacking his dog and seriously injuring the animal has been 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. Stanford was...
After massive brawl at NJ youth wrestling match, 4 adults arrested
LOPATCONG — Four adults are facing charges, one of them aggravated assault, after an investigation into a 20-person brawl at a youth wrestling tournament in Warren County last month. Montague resident, 47-year-old Jennifer Takach has been charged with aggravated assault. Video shows her kicking a man in the head...
Forage & Gather Market and Café Is a Sullivan County Staple
Following the successful opening of its flagship location in Mountaindale in 2020, beloved market and café Forage & Gather recently opened a new café in Hurleyville. The market’s expansion comes at an exciting time for the Sullivan County town, as its Main Street is ever-growing with local businesses and additions. Along with unique groceries, gifts, and delectable house-made food, Forage & Gather stocks its shelves with local and handmade treasures in an effort to serve as a destination for community.
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...
Local Monticello Junior and Senior High Jazz Bands Shine at Annual Liberty Jazz Festival
The Monticello Junior and Senior High Jazz Bands participated in the 26th Annual Liberty Jazz Festival on Saturday, Feb. 3. The festival took place at Liberty Middle School and included an open clinic led by professional musician and trombonist Sam Newsome.