Author: Harlem Valley News

Sherman man facing prison sentence

Sherman man facing prison sentence LITCHFIELD CT — A 37 year old Sherman man is being held on $50,000 court set bond on violation of probation charges. Matthew Stenton, of Green Pond Road, Sherman was arrested Feb. 5 on Bridge…

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Local History: The Hunt County Furniture Chair

Local History: The Hunt County Furniture Chair. The Hunt County Furniture Chair for many years the stood near the Webutuck Craft village in Wingdale. Sadly it is now just a memory.

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Local History: The Berkshire Restaurant

The Berkshire restaurant was on old Route 22 at the intersection of North Quaker and Hurds Corners in Pawling. The restaurant was closed after a fire in the mid 60’s.

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Obituary, Kathi Rae Barger

Kathi Rae Barger Pleasant Valley – Kathleen (Kathi) Rae Barger of Pleasant Valley, NY died February 10, 2015 to join her beloved Thomas (Tommy) S. Barger, Sr., who passed May 8, 2002. Born to the late Avis and Raymond Benedict…

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Obituary, James F.X. O’Rourke, Jr.

James F.X. O’Rourke, Jr., age 72, died at The Putnam Hospital Center on February 12, 2015. He was born on June 12, 1942 in Manhattan to James and Evelyn O’Rourke of Yonkers, NY. He graduated from Manhattan Prep and in…

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The John C. Hart Memorial Library – ADULT PROGRAMS

The John C. Hart Memorial Library 1130 Main Street, Shrub Oak, NY 10588 ADULT PROGRAMS www.yorktownlibrary.org The Programs are FREE and open to the public but registration is required for most programs. Please see details below. For information contact the…

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Eagles over Dover

An immature Bald Eagle (on the left) and a immature Golden Eagle soaring together high in the sky over Dover.

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Speed enforcement on I-684

Speed enforcement on I-684 On February 14, 2015 between the hours of 9:00AM and 3:00PM, the State Police in Somers conducted a Speed Enforcement Initiative focusing on Interstate 684. The State Police issued a total of 45 tickets, the majority…

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Obituary, Beverly J. Boyles

Beverly J. Boyles, 78, a longtime resident of Wassaic, NY, died on Friday, February 13, 2015 at Sharon Hospital in Sharon, CT. Mrs. Boyles was a therapy aide at Harlem Valley Psychiatric Center in Wingdale, NY for 34 years retiring…

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Ulster County Sheriff’s Office Report

Arrest: Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of John P. Planthaber, 23 years old, of Martyn Ln, Accord on Fevruary 12, 2015 at approximately 12:45 PM. Mr Planthaber was charged Criminal Mischief in the Forth Degree,…

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Engagement: Amy Ryder and Mitchell Moor

Gary and Melanie Ryder of Dover Plains, N.Y. and Susan and Gregory Jones of Belmont, N.C. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Ryder, to Mitchell Moor, son of Ken and Cathy Moor of Florence, Ala. Miss…

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Coxsackie man arrested for drug sales

Coxsackie man arrested for drug sales NEW YORK STATE POLICE Major Patrick Regan Troop F Commander PRESS RELEASE State Police at Catskill arrested James Marrott 25 years old of Mansion Street Coxsackie NY for 2 counts of Criminal Sale of…

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Obituary, Kathryn Mae Finkle

Kathryn Mae Finkle, 73, a lifelong resident of Amenia, NY died on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, NY. Mrs. Finkle owned and operated the Lantern Inn in Wassaic, NY for 31 years where she made…

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