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NEWSWATCH: Port man guilty of killing girlfriend, setting house on fire
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - a verdict is reached in the murder/arson trial of David Stevenson for the killing of his girlfriend in their Port Jervis home; civil rights attorney Michael Sussman follows through on his threat to sue Orange County for its move to privatize the Valley View nursing home and an Ellenville man is charged with ... (more)
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Man struck and killed by train in Newburgh
City police are continuing to investigate the death of a Port Jervis man who was struck and killed by a CSX train Tuesday morning.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Driver leads cops on 3-mile chase in Port
A 31-year-old Port Jervis man led police on a two-mile chase Tuesday afternoon after, police say, they stopped him for failing to yield to a pedestrian and discovered drugs in his minivan.
NJ Transit launches independent safety review
After parsing the federal response to the string of incidents at Metro-North Railroad, NJ Transit will voluntarily subject its operations to an independent safety review.
Closing arguments begin in Port Jervis arson/murder trial
Closing arguments began Tuesday morning in Orange County Court in the murder and arson trial of David Stevenson in the death of TyRochelle Haughton.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
DA: Port Jervis gun suspect conspired to kill witness
A Port Jervis man already facing felony gun and burglary charges has now been arrested on charges he conspired with others to murder a witness against him, Orange County District Attorney David Hoovler announced Monday.
Mid-Hudson briefs: Roadwork in East Fishkill, Port Jervis; law center open house
Work on the bridge, approximately three-tenths of a mile south of state Route 82, will close Palen Road to through traffic at the bridge while the project is underway.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Medical examiner describes brutal injuries in Port Jervis murder trial
In crisp, dry language, a medical examiner on Thursday described the brutal injuries that led to TyRochelle Haughton's death.
NEWSWATCH: Recovering heroin addicts tell their story during forum in Middletown
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - recovering heroin addicts tell their story during a forum in Middletown; the stories of sexual assault victims and their loved ones are told through the Clothesline Project in Port Jervis and hundreds go in search of employment at the SUNY Orange Job Fair.
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The Delaware Valley High School Drama Club will present the award-winning musical "Pippin" at 7 p.m. April 11-12, and 2 p.m. April 13, in the Delaware Valley High School auditorium.
PJHS assistant principal wins top state award
Heidi Nyland, assistant principal of Port Jervis High School, has been selected as the 2014 New York State High School Assistant Principal of the Year by the School Administrators Association of New York State .
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Village of Chester Police arrests
Kevin Weber, 29, of Port Jervis was arrested on the charge of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration, a misdemeanor.
Serologist: Furniture, but not knife and hammer, test positive for blood in Port Jervis slaying case
Blood evidence took center stage Thursday in the Orange County Court murder trial of the boyfriend charged with killing TyRochelle Haughton and torching their home.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Homeless Pike attacker now faces kidnapping, attempted rape charges
Kidnapping and criminal attempt to commit rape were among the additional charges brought during a preliminary hearing Wednesday of a man accused of assaulting a female taxi driver, Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin said.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Port Jervis approves spending $900,000 aid to offset budget shortfall
After lengthy discussion, the school board on Tuesday night voted in favor of spending the total $900,000 it has received in state school aid for next year in order to offset a $1.9 million budget shortfall.
Investigator: Port Jervis fire in murder, arson case was intentional
The fire in the Port Jervis house where TyRochelle Haughton was killed was started intentionally in a pile of clothing, a fire investigator testified Tuesday in Orange County Court.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
'There was a lot of blood in the room'; responding firefighter gives...
Monday's testimony in the murder and arson trial of David Stevenson in the death of TyRochelle Haughton began with a deputy fire chief who was one of the first people on the scene.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Health experts urge students to stay tobacco-free
Two representatives from Access Physical Therapy & Wellness in Port Jervis attended the Port Jervis Middle School Health Fair recently to encourage students to stay tobacco-free and to make healthy choices.
PJ drug task force to make neighborhood outreach
Operation PJ Pride, the Port Jervis drug task force, has several new projects afoot, including "walkabout outreach," says new Community Development Agency director Valerie Maginsky, who has led OPJP for several months.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Murder, arson trial opens for Port Jervis man accused in girlfriend's death
TyRochelle Haughton died because her boyfriend, David Stevenson, didn't want to lose control of her, a prosecutor told a jury Thursday as Stevenson's murder and arson trial began in Orange County Court.