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Kathy Reakes

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  1. Woman With 159 Bags Of Heroin, Two Others Nabbed In Area Drug Bust

    Woman With 159 Bags Of Heroin, Two Others Nabbed In Area Drug Bust

    Three people were nabbed on drug charges following an investigation by a multi-agency task force working out of Orange County. Conducted by the Port Jervis Police Department, the New York State Police, and the FBI, the task force focused on the sales of crack cocaine and heroin in the City of Port Jervis, officials said.Arrested during the round-up on Wednesday, Aug. 22 included ...

  2. New Bear Sighting Reported: This One In Brewster

    New Bear Sighting Reported: This One In Brewster

    Bears, bears, everywhere. Or so it seems.Around noon Friday Yorktown police warned of a bear up a tree which prompted Sonia Gelbart to post photos of another bear (or maybe the same, who knows?) she spotted in her Brewster backyard last week.Another reader said the Yorktown bear had climbed down its tree and was now by Jennifer's Restaurant near Route 118. Wildlife officials said bears ...

  3. Man Charged In Area Armed Robbery

    Man Charged In Area Armed Robbery

    A Middletown man was nabbed for an armed robbery in Wallkill following an investigation into the crime.Tyquell Graham, 20, was arrested around 5:43 p.m. Wednesday by Town of Wallkill Det. Christopher DiNapoli, said Town of Wallkill Police.The investigation into the Aug. 5 robbery found that Graham displayed a handgun while forcibly removing property from a person who was visiting the ...

  4. Where's The Bear? Bruin In Yorktown On Run, Spotted Near Restaurant

    Where's The Bear? Bruin In Yorktown On Run, Spotted Near Restaurant

    This story has been updated.A bear making the rounds in Northern Westchester has left his perch in a tree and is on the run.A reader said she just saw the bear on Route 118/129 near Jennifer's Restaurant.Yorktown Police said the bear was first spotted around noon up a tree on Hanover Street in Yorktown. Residents are urged to use caution when outdoors in the area. Do not approach the ...

  5. Support Pours In For Family Of Student-Athlete From Putnam Who Died At 17

    Support Pours In For Family Of Student-Athlete From Putnam Who Died At 17

    Just one day after a popular 17-year-old student was laid to rest, support is pouring in for the family on a GoFundMe page.Brendan James Maguire, 17, of Patterson died on Monday, Aug 20. He had been diagnosed with osteosarcoma 14 months ago.He played both basketball and baseball at Kennedy Catholic High School in Somers, where his courage and faith, displayed throughout his illness, ...

  6. Northern Westchester Teen Busted With 1,000 Xanax Pills, Police Say

    Northern Westchester Teen Busted With 1,000 Xanax Pills, Police Say

    A Northern Westchester teen was caught at a McDonald's in Fairfield County in the process of selling more than 1,000 Xanax pills after narcotics officers received a tip, police said.The bust went down around 11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at 1103 Main St., in Stamford, after officers the Narcotics and Organized Crime squad heard there was going to a be a large delivery of the drug, said ...

  7. Contractor Violated Stop Work Order Before Port Chester Demolition Slide, City Officials Say

    Contractor Violated Stop Work Order Before Port Chester Demolition Slide, City Officials Say

    An investigation by the village of Port Chester city manager found that the contractor in charge of a demolition project on South Main Street had violated a stop-work order before falling debris closed the roadway, city officials said.According to City Manager Christopher D. Steers, the incident took place Tuesday, Aug. 21, at about 3:15 p.m. when debris from a building undergoing ...

  8. Priest In Fairfield County Removed For Contact With Minors Policy Violation, Report Says

    Priest In Fairfield County Removed For Contact With Minors Policy Violation, Report Says

    The Rev. Frank Gomez, the head of one of Fairfield County's largest Catholic parishes, has been removed from duty and sent for health treatment for violating the diocese’s policies involving contact with minors, according to the Connecticut Post.The Head of Saint Charles Borromeo Parish in Bridgeport since 2015, Gomez also serves as the Episcopal Master of Ceremonies/Secretary to the ...

  9. Person Hit By Tree Branch In Ossining

    Person Hit By Tree Branch In Ossining

    This story has been updated.A person was hit by a tree branch late Thursday morning, Ossining Police said.Police received the call at 11:42 a.m. at 214 N. Highland Ave. in Ossining, police said.One lane of Highland Avenue was closed to traffic as firefighters and EMS worked to help the person. Ossining Police Chief Kevin Sylvester declined to provide additional information. 

  10. Area Home Damaged In Three-Alarm Fire

    Area Home Damaged In Three-Alarm Fire

    A three-alarm fire damaged an Orange County home but was quickly extinguished with help from other volunteer agencies.The Goshen Fire Department received the call around 8:54 p.m. Wednesday at 12 West St., in the village for smoke alarms going off in the residence, the Goshen Fire Department said.Upon arrival, firefighters found smoke showing from the second floor. The fire was found ...

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