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Kuhl students celebrate Read Across America
Students at Anna S. Kuhl Elementary School in Port Jervis kicked off Read Across America Tuesday with a reading pep rally.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Huguenot factory fire forces evacuation of 35 workers
A fire in the compressor room of a commercial property on Big Pond Road brought out firefighters from three companies Thursday night.
1 of 4 arraigned in home invasion, burglary case where puppy was tossed from car
The first of four defendants in a home-invasion burglary case where a puppy was tossed from a car was arraigned Wednesday in Orange County Court on burglary and gun charges.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Otisville man faces felony charge in shooting at bar
An Otisville man who was involved in a shooting at a bar there in December was arraigned Wednesday on a felony charge of reckless endangerment.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Port Jervis school board to seek OK for $5.2 million in improvements
The Port Jervis school board agreed Thursday to seek voter approval for $5.2 million in improvements.
Deerpark Town Board names Smith to fill Hoovler's seat
The Deerpark Town Board on Monday unanimously appointed Kenneth E. Smith of Port Jervis to the seat vacated by David Hoovler, who became Orange County District Attorney in January.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Get Out There: Events listing. March 1-April 26, 2014
Pocono Environmental Education Center hosts its annual Sugar Shack Scramble, an orienteering expedition to the "Two Saps" Sugar Shack on March 8, 2014.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Port Jervis school board projects $1.6M shortfall
The Port Jervis school board announced last month that early figures for the 2014-15 school year show a budget shortfall of about $1.6 million.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Port man had a pound of pot upon arrest, cops say
A Port Jervis man was arrested early Friday afternoon, and city police said he had more than a pound of marijuana on him.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Potter endorses Brabenec for Assembly
Russell R. Potter, the former mayor of Port Jervis, has announced his endorsement of Karl Brabenec for New York State Assembly in the 98th District.
Stray cats at Jersey Ave. storefront a nuisance
Travis Blumenberg recently noticed a cat in the window of an abandoned storefront at 48 Jersey Ave. in Port Jervis.
Science Saturday hands-on fun for budding whizzes
On a recent Saturday morning, 10 potential scientists and engineers, ages 4-12, sat around a long table taking apart coffee makers at the Empowering Port Jervis community center on Fowler Street.
$5M PJ school project to be put to a May 20 vote
The Port Jervis school board agreed at its Feb. 20 meeting to seek voter approval for a $5.2 million capital project.
Gold medalist Banach visits PJHS wrestlers
He was back in town to visit his father, so he came into the wrestling room to share life experiences and answer questions from wrestlers.
Port native Campbell seeks Family Court post
Port Jervis native and City Court Judge Victoria Brace Campbell this week announced her intention to run for an open slot on Orange County Family Court - a position vacated when Judge Andrew Bivona retires at the end of the year.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
NEWSWATCH: Freight train derails in town of Ulster
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - police and repair crews respond to a freight train locomotive derailment in the Town of Ulster; the Fallsburg School Board approves the hiring of security guards following the discovery of heroin in a faculty bathroom at Cosor Elementary School and a Port Jervis man is sentenced to 10 years for the theft of ... (more)
Port Jervis man sentenced to 10 years in prison for stealing guns from sporting goods store
A Port Jervis man who stole handguns from Sam and Mabel's Sports Shop in the city has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Planning chief: Key traffic hub needs upgrades
An outlet center that is an international tourist destination and a casino? A few miles apart in an area that is synonymous with traffic congestion? The prospect of one of New York's four new casinos landing close to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets has raised the specter of Black Friday traffic every day at the confluence of routes 32, 17 and 6 and ... (more)
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Three indicted on charges of gun, drug possession
Shontell Johnson, 35, of Paterson, N.J., and Weldon McWilliams, 27, and Tiffany Mann, 25, both of Port Jervis, were indicted by an Orange County grand jury on charges of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a firearm, felonies.
Police say NJ man sent nude photo to Port Jervis teen
A New Jersey man was arraigned Thursday in Orange County Court on charges he sent a nude photo of himself to a 14-year-old girl in Port Jervis.