Sunday Jul 27
Marines, firefighters face off
Start with ribs, and add some ribbing. It's a recipe for banter and barbecue in a competition waged a la "Iron Chef," with America's heroes facing off for the title.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Thousands take to NY streets to protest Israeli offensive in Gaza
Thousands of people took to the streets of New York City on Friday evening to protest Israel's offensive in the Gaza Strip and demand an end to the violence that has reportedly killed nearly 850 Palestinians.
Israel agrees to 12-hour Gaza ceasefire
Israel has agreed to a 12-hour humanitarian ceasefire in fighting with militants in the Gaza Strip to start at 8 a.m. on Saturday, a military spokeswoman said.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Sun Jul 20, 2014
New medical school in Middletown will help cut doctor deficit
Developer Tony Danza remembers how people said he had gone crazy back in 2009, when he announced plans to buy the old Horton Hospital building and turn it into a medical school.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Harriman man arrested for insurance fraud
A Harriman resident is accused of illegally receiving more than $27,000 in workers compensation insurance benefits while he was working full time.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
"Speak with Sean" comes to New Windsor, Montgomery on Saturday
Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney will continue his "Speak With Sean" series with neighborhood office hours in New Windsor and Montgomery on Saturday.
Slate Hill a " Boyce Excavating has moved the earth, as its logo proclaims, since 1939.
Garry Boyce, fourth-generation owner, figures the slogan dates to around the time of his grandfather John Boyce.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
New Bar/Restaurant Coming to PLG?
I know residents of Prospect Lefferts are getting curious about what looks like it's becoming a bar on Flatbush and Midwood.
New York Gambling Interests Step Up Spending to Secure Approval
Casino companies angling to be one of the four allowed in the state spent $11 million lobbying politicians and contributing to their campaigns in 2012 and 2013, writes The Legislative Gazette .
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Genting discusses $750M casino plan with Montgomery board, residents
The town Planning Board got its first preliminary look at the proposed Resorts World Hudson Valley casino project Monday night.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Chamber Music Series sets special Sunday concert in Montgomery
The long-running Grand Montgomery Chamber Music Series presents a special summer concert at 3 p.m. Sunday with a performance by the Pine Bush Community Band.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Editorial: Most casinos will give, but some will take first
With two more friends of the governor now seated on the panel that will choose who gets a license for a casino in New York State, it is time to end the speculation and pose, instead, a single question.
$4.7M annual Montgomery property tax part of proposal by Genting
If Genting Americas gets a license to build its proposed Resorts World casino project in Montgomery, a host community agreement negotiated with the town would bring several significant benefits.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Severe Thunderstorm Warning in Effect for Putnam County [UPDATED]
A tree has fallen through a roof in Montgomery. Original article: The National Weather Service has issued a SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for Putnam and Orange Counties until 7:45 p.m. Damaging winds in excess of 60 miles per hour are possible with this incoming storm.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
North County Public Radio
Severe thunderstorms hit eastern NY for second day
Strong thunderstorms are hitting eastern New York for a second day, with damaging winds triggering a tornado warning west of Albany and the threat of flash floods through the evening.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Construction & Demolition Recycling
New York state C&D recycling facility struck by fire
A fire at Taylor Recycling in Montgomery, N.Y., on June 28, appears to have been caused by embers from welding work being performed on a grinder, according to a report in the Times Herald-Record .