Fire Rescue Magazine
Civilian ER Physicians Help Train New York National Guard Medics
Pfc. Tyler Kinzel, a Port Jervis, N.Y., resident assigned to Medical Command, New York Army National Guard, begins bag-mask ventilating a medical mannequin after inserting an endotracheal tube through the esophagus, under the direction of Dr. Anar Patel, Aug. 5, 2014, during annual training at Camp Smith Training Site, Cortlandt Manor, N.Y. The ... (more)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Schools land funding for Universal Pre-K
Several school districts in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster counties will be among dozens in New York state to receive state funding as part of an ongoing initiative to build a full-day Universal pre-Kindergarten program.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Port turns to technology to help enforce laws
New security technology can detect "heat signatures" on glass and determine who is parked illegally in a lot, security expert Jay Stuck said recently at a dinner at Erie Trackside Restaurant in Port Jervis.
Broome Street Band concert series ends on right note
Music filled the air as Port Jervis residents of all ages filled dozens of chairs, blankets and tailgates and the steps and grass at Farnum Park.
The Port Jervis Mayor's Office this week named Masters Termite & Pest Control as Port Jervis Business of the Month for August.
Cash-strapped Port corps seeks aid
The Port Jervis Volunteer Ambulance Corps has been losing more than $100,000 a year for four years and can no longer survive without city financial support, corps operations manager Sean Aumick told the Port Jervis Common Council this week.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Port Jervis holds annual Summer Olympics
Children ages 7-15 competed in the standing long jump, 50-meter dash, distance run, softball toss, hot shot basketball, free throw basketball and team water balloon toss.
Two rafters rescued after accident near Hawk's Nest
A rescue call received by Orange County 911 Center last week brought rescuers from several volunteer fire departments to a very steep section of the scenic Town of Deerpark roadway known as the Hawk's Nest.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Pike County Courier
Teen LGBTQA artists to exhibit work
"Expressions: A Look into the Lives of LGBT Young Adults and Their Allies!" will open with a Aug. 23 reception at the UpFront Exhibition Space in Port Jervis.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Port Jervis police pulled over bank bomb threat suspect, helping lead to arrest
City police officers played a key role in the investigation that led to the apprehension of the man suspected of making a spree of bomb and robbery threats against banks in Port Jervis and the tri-state area, the Port Jervis police chief said Tuesday.
NEWSWATCH: Police seeking suspects in Newburgh bank robbery
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - Newburgh city police hunt for two men who robbed the Citizens Bank branch on Broadway; a Pennsylvania man is arrested for making bank bomb threats in Port Jervis and members of the West Point Class of 2018 march back to the academy following beast barracks.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Descendants hail historic Orange County cemetery
Some 300 years ago, when the first body was laid to rest in Gumaer Cemetery, the site was part of one of the first settlements in what is now western Orange County, the Peenpack Patent.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
New Jersey Herald
Twenty years ago, John Haftek's daughter decided to join her local 4-H Club and try her hand at raising dairy goats.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
New Jersey Herald
Port Jervis man charged with devil mask robberies
A Port Jervis, N.Y., man who is suspected to be the masked man who robbed the Dairy Queen in Montague and the Days Inn hotel in Deerpark, N.Y. at gunpoint last month was apprehended Thursday in Passaic County, an official said.
Aaron Weiss of Swan Lake graduated from Bard College at Simon's Rock in Great Barrington, Mass., with an associate of arts degree in liberal arts.
Thousands attend Port's National Night Out
Residents from the tri-state region gathered by the thousands in Port Jervis Tuesday evening to take part in the city's seventh annual National Night Out celebration.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Port reading program helps kids avert 'summer slide'
Hopscotch and beach balls. A blanket spread under a shade tree. It's a place where children play.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Westfall Township sues former insurance provider over $703,000 settlement
The Westfall Township supervisors have authorized a new lawsuit against its former liability insurance provider, Darwin National Assurance Co.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Successful water rescue in Deerpark
Two stranded rafters were rescued at Hawk's Nest on Monday night after their raft was torn.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Orange Bureau Confidential: State to give Port hospital $4M for planning
Bon Secours Community Hospital in Port Jervis will receive $4.3 million from the state Health Department to design a "long-term, sustainable health care model" for the Greater Port Jervis community, according to a press release from the hospital's parent, Bon Secours Charity Health System.