10 hrs ago
City fielding letters of condolence from across the country for slain city officer
City of Poughkeepsie police are receiving messages of condolence from law enforcement agencies across the country as they prepare for Thursday's funeral of slain city Officer John Falcone.
10 hrs ago
John Falcone promoted to detective, awarded medal of honor
Detective John Falcone will be laid to rest this morning, a day after he was promoted posthumously and awarded the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department's first Medal of Honor.
10 hrs ago
More than 1,000 attend candlelight vigil for slain Poughkeepsie Officer John Falcone
City of Poughkeepsie Police Officer John Falcone, who was shot and killed Friday, was honored with a candlelight vigil tonight attended by more than 1,000 people, which began at the Italian Center behind City Hall.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The Times of Israel
As Jews unite, is US youth moving to anti-Semitism 'at light speed'?
As Operation Protective Edge continues into its fourth week, US Jewish leaders describe in near euphoric terms an almost unprecedented atmosphere of unity among American Jews.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Q. I just turned 70, and I was wondering what my chances are of getting to 100. What do you think?
A. If you want some idea about your life expectancy, you can check out a table provided by the U.S. Social Security Administration.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
New York Daily News
July 26: Brooklyn Bridge, NYPD and affordable housing
It begs the question of what the NYPD officers, stationed 24 hours a day in patrol cars on each end of the bridge, were doing at the time.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Yorktown Daily Voice
Independence Party Backs Patterson's Falk For Assembly
Andrew Falk, D, I, WF-Patterson, has been endorsed by the Independence Party, inviting and authorizing his Assembly candidacy on the Independence line.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
State Troopers Arrest Man in Mount Pleasant for Driving While Intoxicated After Crash
A Carmel man was arrested in Mount Pleasant on July 18, 2014 by New York State Police from the Hawthorne barracks for driving while intoxicated.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
UN calls for probe of plane downed over Ukraine
A JetBlue pilot from Florida is among six people arrested by Boston police over the weekend in an investigation of drug dealing incidents near the Boston Common.
New York Post
Two Americans killed fighting in Gaza Strip
The young men's love of Israel ultimately led them to join the Israel Defense Forces, and they ended up fighting for the Jewish state in the Gaza Strip this week.
KATV Little Rock
'Modified duty' for medics after fatal NYC arrest
The sudden death of a healthy high school senior has ramped up attention on unregulated caffeine powder, leading federal health authorities to warn consumers to stay away from the substance.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Max Steinberg and Nissim Sean Carmeli, Americans who were soldiers...
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Mon Jul 14, 2014
To end the violence in Gaza, end the Israeli occupation
The following commentary was submitted by Carole Resnick, Linda Bergh, Brent Blier, Pat Carmeli, Andy Mager, Michael Messina-Yauchzy, Mara Sapon-Shevin, Mayer Shevin and Ann Tiffany on behalf of CNY Working for a Just Peace in Palestine & Israel/Syracuse Peace Council.
Woman Reports Attempted Attack on Putnam County Trailway
Police are searching for a bicyclist who reportedly harassed a woman on the Putnam County Trailway July 1. The incident occurred along the trailway in the vicinity of Crafts Road in Carmel at about 1:40 p.m. The woman told police a man operating a bicycle circled her several times and then approached her.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Ruth Deckop Donovan of Doylestown, Pa. passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at the age of 84. Ruth was born on June 7, 1930 in Buffalo and grew up there with her treasured older brother, Ray, and devoted sister, Jane, as the family of proudly German parents, Joseph and Irene Deckop.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
The Somers Daily Voice
Somers State Police Charge Man With DWI At Area Business
New York State Police from the Somers barracks charged a Mahopac man with aggravated driving while intoxicated at a Carmel-area on Friday, July 4, officials said.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Hey Yorktown & Somers! Diamond & Pearl Can Be Your Best Friend
This cute pair want to be your new best friends. Diamond and Pearl are a very bonded pair of Long-Haired German Shepherd sisters who love everyone and desperately want a home together.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
North Carolina Fugitive Wanted for Attempted Armed Robbery in Southeast Arrested
Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports Tuesday that the man wanted on a parole violation warrant from North Carolina who is suspected of committing several violent felony crimes throughout Putnam County has been arrested.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Carmel Man Arrested for Harassing Southeast Woman
The following information was provided by the Putnam County Sheriff's Department-- Putnam County Man Charged in Making Threatening Text Messages Thu, 07/03/2014 - 14:20 Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a 20 year-old Carmel man on criminal charges stemming from his alleged involvement in repeatedly sending threatening text ... (more)