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  1. Record-High Gun Control Support After Florida Rampage, Quinnipiac Poll Says

    Record-High Gun Control Support After Florida Rampage, Quinnipiac Poll Says

    In the wake of the mass shooting in Florida last week,  a new national poll shows that Americans are ready for tougher gun laws and are fed up with the lack of support from lawmakers.In the new independent Quinnipiac University poll released on Tuesday, American voters support stricter gun laws 66  to 31 percent, the highest level of support ever measured, the pollsters found.Today's ...

  2. Kent Fire Department Changes Rifle Raffle For AR-15 After Florida Massacre

    Kent Fire Department Changes Rifle Raffle For AR-15 After Florida Massacre

    After more than 60 people turned out to protest the raffling off an AR-15 rifle and a .30-gauge shotgun by the Kent Volunteer Fire Department for its 2018 fundraiser, the department has announced that it has changed its plans.The decision came following a meeting Monday of the Kent Fire District Board of Commissioners where the department was asked to suspend the raffle in the wake of ...

  3. Poughkeepsie Man Busted For 21 License Suspensions, Heroin, Mushrooms

    Poughkeepsie Man Busted For 21 License Suspensions, Heroin, Mushrooms

    New York State Police busted a Poughkeepsie man Friday on multiple drug charges during a traffic stop where troopers discovered he had 21 suspensions on his driver's license.Stanley J. Williams III, 29, was stopped around 12:48 a.m. on Montgomery Street in the City of Poughkeepsie for a traffic violation, said Trooper AJ Hicks.Besides the 21 suspensions, troopers also found heroin, ...

  4. Hudson Valley Woman Celebrates $2.5M Lottery Windfall

    Hudson Valley Woman Celebrates $2.5M Lottery Windfall

    A 39-year-old Wallkill woman is $2.5 million richer after purchasing a scratch-off lottery ticket because she liked its color. Yvette Moscatello of Wallkill made a routine stop for coffee at Stewart’s Shops on Route 32 in Modena and walked out with a $2.5M winning Lottery ticket. Moscatello purchased a $2,500 a Week for Life scratch-off ticket, a ticket she said she doesn’t normally ...

  5. Hudson Valley Residents Named Volunteer Spirit Award Winners

    Hudson Valley Residents Named Volunteer Spirit Award Winners

    Six Westchester residents have been selected to be honored as extraordinary volunteers by Volunteer New York! during National Volunteer Week and the 38th annual Volunteer Spirit Awards Gala.Hosted by Regeneron, the gala is set or Friday, April 20, at the Westchester Marriot in Tarrytown, the event will pay homage to all of the people who selflessly give their time and money to help ...

  6. 6-Year-Old Fairfield County Girl Dies Of The Flu

    6-Year-Old Fairfield County Girl Dies Of The Flu

    Norwalk school officials said that a 6-year-old first-grade student at Columbus Magnet School has died of flu-related complications, making her the second child in the state to die of the flu this year.Emma Splan died Saturday, after a short bout with the flu, said school Principal Medard Thomas in a letter to parents and students on Sunday."It is with heavy hearts that we share ...

  7. Bus Driver Charged With Making Terroristic Threat In Hudson Valley

    Bus Driver Charged With Making Terroristic Threat In Hudson Valley

     A school bus driver with the Minisink Valley School District has been arrested for making threats of violence against other employees at the district's bus garage, according to the New York State Police.Albert DiPaola, 71, of the Town of Greenville, was arrested Wednesday and charged with one count of making a terroristic threat, said Trooper Steven Nevel.Minisink Valley Superintendent ...

  8. Woman Busted For Felony Drunk Driving Following Dutchess Crash

    Woman Busted For Felony Drunk Driving Following Dutchess Crash

    A 43-year-old woman was arrested for felony DWI following a single-vehicle traffic crash on Route 22, according to the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office.Megan L. Poirot, of Rensselaer, was charged following the crash which occurred around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday on Route 22 in the Town of North East, said Capt. John Watterson.When deputies responded to the crash they found that Poirot had lost ...

  9. Phyllis DeWitt Of Putnam Sheriff's Department Calls It A Career

    Phyllis DeWitt Of Putnam Sheriff's Department Calls It A Career

    Phyllis DeWitt, a longtime employee of the Putnam County Sheriff's Office called it a career on Friday.DeWitt, who started working for the county in 1985 with the Probation Department where she worked until 2001 when she moved to the Sheriff’s Office's Civil Division. After 23 years, fellow employees wished her well and thanked her for all her years of service.

  10. Three Danbury Residents Busted For Drug Dealing

    Three Danbury Residents Busted For Drug Dealing

    Three Fairfield County residents were busted for dealing and possession of drugs following an investigation prompted by complaints from residents of drug activity in the neighborhood, according to the Danbury Police.Mikayel Zullo, 21,  Nakia Williams, 23, and  Shakiem Walker, 20, all of Danbury, were busted following the execution of a court-authorized search warrant by members of the ...

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