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  1. Judith Clark Appeals Parole Denial In Triple-Fatal Brink's Robbery

    Judith Clark Appeals Parole Denial In Triple-Fatal Brink's Robbery

    Lawyers for Judith Clark, the getaway driver in the 1981 Brink's robbery and shootout that claimed the lives of two Nyack police officers and an armed guard, are appealing the state's parole board denial of her bid for early release in April.The attorneys, Michael Cardozo and Steven Zeidman, plan to file a lawsuit in state Supreme Court challenging the decision, saying the parole board ...

  2. Arlington HS Student Arrested For Making Terror Threat On Twitter

    Arlington HS Student Arrested For Making Terror Threat On Twitter

    A high school student in the Hudson Valley has been charged with making a terroristic threat, a class D felony, after a tweet he posted was picked up by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents.Nicholas J. Cioce, 17, of LaGrange, who attends Arlington High School, was arrested Friday after Customs tracked the tweet, which made reference to carrying out a shooting a high school, to the ...

  3. Two-Hour Standoff With Disturbed Man Ends In Putnam Valley

    Two-Hour Standoff With Disturbed Man Ends In Putnam Valley

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. -- A distraught Putnam Valley man surrendered to sheriff deputies following a two-hour standoff, according to Putnam County Sheriff Don Smith.The incident began to unfold around 1 p.m., Friday when officials of an insurance company called the Sheriff’s Office and reported that the man, who lives on Cedar Street, had made threats over the telephone toward employees of ...

  4. Dutchess Man Jumps To His Death From Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge

    Dutchess Man Jumps To His Death From Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge

    A local man in his 30's jumped to his death from the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge, according to the Dutchess County Sheriff's Office.The incident took place around 11:15 a.m. Friday, when a witness alerted the Sheriff's Office about the suicide, said Capt. John Watterson.The unidentified man from Red Hook landed on the solid land area below the bridge on the Dutchess County side of the ...

  5. Hudson Valley Couple Now $7M Richer After Buying Winning Lottery Ticket

    Hudson Valley Couple Now $7M Richer After Buying Winning Lottery Ticket

    Meat wholesaler Leon Greenberg and his wife are $7 million richer thanks to a winning New York State Lottery scratch-off ticket. Karin Greenberg purchased a $7,000,000 Cash Blowout ticket with money the couple had left over from a recent trip to a casino and hit the jackpot.“Karin and I came back from a trip to Foxwoods and had some money left over,” said Leon. “She went down to the ...

  6. Man Busted For Numerous Commercial Burglaries In Beacon

    Man Busted For Numerous Commercial Burglaries In Beacon

    A man was apprehended in connection with a series of commercial burglaries following an investigation, according to Beacon Police.Michael Stewart, 50, of Niagara, was identified as the suspect in the burglaries and was apprehended without incident on Wednesday, said Lt. Lou Lucato.In addition, Stewart was wanted on two active warrant out of Niagara for violation of his parole, Lucato ...

  7. Northwell Health, Cigna OK New Agreement

    Northwell Health, Cigna OK New Agreement

    Cigna policyholders worried Northwell hospitals and physicians would no longer accept their insurance, can breathe a sigh of relief now that the two have reached an agreement to continue their 20-year relationship.In an announced on Thursday, Northwell said it had reached the agreement keeping all Northwell hospitals, physicians, laboratories, home health and other providers in the ...

  8. Hudson Valley Man Wins $7 Million On Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket

    Hudson Valley Man Wins $7 Million On Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket

    Click here for an updated story: ID Released For $7M Westchester Lottery Winner Original report:A man who won $7 million on a scratch-off ticket given to him by his wife will be identified Friday at the Hudson Valley gas station where she purchased the ticketThe lucky Westchester County winner won the top prize on the aptly named $7,000,000 Cash Blowout ticket, said New York Lottery ...

  9. Dutchess Woman Charged With Stealing $23K In Welfare Benefits

    Dutchess Woman Charged With Stealing $23K In Welfare Benefits

    DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. --  A Rhinebeck woman was nabbed for ripping off more than $23,000 in welfare benefits following an investigation by the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office.Selene B. Gutierrez, 31, was charged with welfare fraud following the investigation in conjunction with the Dutchess County Department of Community and Family Services, said Capt. John Watterson.The investigation ...

  10. Poughkeepsie Man Pushes Pregnant Woman Down Stairs, Police Say

    Poughkeepsie Man Pushes Pregnant Woman Down Stairs, Police Say

    A 26-year-old man is behind bars after pushing a pregnant woman down the stairs during a domestic dispute, according to Saugerties Police.Umar Abdel Raheem Johnson of Poughkeepsie was arrested Tuesday after police responded to a home in Glasco for a reported physical domestic dispute, said Saugerties Chief Joseph Sinagra.During the course of the altercation, Johnson reportedly pushed ...

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