Monday Aug 18
Empire State News
Man sentenced for threatening to blow up Empire State Building
KINGSTON A Port Ewen man, who pled guilty in Ulster County Court to hacking into other people's Facebook accounts and posting bomb threats in the Empire State Building, J. Watson Bailey Middle School and Ulster County Community College, was sentenced Friday to two years in state prison and three years of parole.
NEWSWATCH: Middletown woman wins $3M in Lottery scratch-off
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - Monticello Mayor Gordon Jenkins blasts D-A Jim Farrell today and calls for a federal investigation following his arrest on charges related to the demolition of the village justice court building; Kingston police arrest three men for the bank robbery at the Rondout Savings Bank last month and a Port Ewen man is ... (more)
Kingston bridge to be shut down for 2 months for repairs
The aging and structurally deficient Wurts Street bridge will be shut down for two months starting Monday for painting and pavement repairs.
Port Ewen man gets 15 years for killing baby in Albany
A Port Ewen man was sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison for causing the death of 5-week-old Seth Knox Jr. by slamming him against a wall last year in Albany.
Hudson Valley Press
Ulster BOCES Hosts Two Gradation Ceremonies
The Ulster BOCES Adult Career Education Center hosted two healthcare graduation ceremonies on June 19 at the Career & Technical Center in Port Ewen: 13 Surgical Technologist and 14 Medical Assistant students from across the region were recognized for completing the rigorous programs.