Category: Southeast

Senate passes bills to combat heroin crisis and enhance treatment options for opioid abuse

    The New York State Senate Wednesday passed a package of bills to help decrease heroin deaths and put more drug dealers behind bars for peddling dangerous opioids. The measures are being put forth by the Senate’s Joint Task Force on Heroin and…

Continue Reading Senate passes bills to combat heroin crisis and enhance treatment options for opioid abuse

Adventure License Plates Now Available for Motorcycle Riders

Adventure License Plates Now Available for Motorcycle Riders View examples here, here and here Governor Cuomo unveiled the newest license plates in the I LOVE NY Adventure Custom Plates series, which will make available for motorcycles nine designs that include…

Continue Reading Adventure License Plates Now Available for Motorcycle Riders

Hit and Run Driver Sought

Hit and Run Driver Sought   Poughkeepsie…The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation into a hit-and-run crash which occurred on 6/2/15 at approximately 2:15 pm in the Town of Pleasant Valley. The accident occurred on Drake Road approximately one…

Continue Reading Hit and Run Driver Sought

Job Posting: Project Engineer

32 Nelson Hill Road Wassaic, NY 12592 www.pawling.com www.presray.com   Pawling Corporation has a long history dating back to 1945, with a willingness to experiment and respond to customer needs and market opportunities in an innovative way has allowed the…

Continue Reading Job Posting: Project Engineer

Do We have Your Money? Nearly $200 Million Returned to New York State Residents This Year

Do We have Your Money? Nearly $200 Million Returned to New York State Residents This Year A Million Dollars in Lost Money Returned Every Day Staff from New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli’s office will attend community events around…

Continue Reading Do We have Your Money? Nearly $200 Million Returned to New York State Residents This Year

Major Heroin Supply Chain from New York City to Upstate Counties, Long Island Dismantled: Five Arrested, $5 Million in Heroin, $115,000 Cash and Two Guns Seized

Major Heroin Supply Chain from New York City to Upstate Counties, Long Island Dismantled: Five Arrested, $5 Million in Heroin, $115,000 Cash and Two Guns Seized MAY 29 (MANHATTAN, N.Y.) – James J. Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the…

Continue Reading Major Heroin Supply Chain from New York City to Upstate Counties, Long Island Dismantled: Five Arrested, $5 Million in Heroin, $115,000 Cash and Two Guns Seized

Dutchess County Airport 4th Annual Open House & Car Show to be Held June 6th

Dutchess County Airport 4th Annual Open House & Car Show to be Held June 6th Poughkeepsie…The Dutchess County Airport will host the 4th annual Open House & Car Show on Saturday, June 6thfrom 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Admission and parking…

Continue Reading Dutchess County Airport 4th Annual Open House & Car Show to be Held June 6th

Kent Man Faces Charges in Domestic Incident

Kent Man Faces Charges in Domestic Incident Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Kent man who had threatened his girlfriend and became combative with deputies during a domestic dispute. On May 12, 2015 at 3:44 a.m.,…

Continue Reading Kent Man Faces Charges in Domestic Incident

Adopt a Child from Foster Care in New York State

Children of all ages are waiting to be adopted from foster care. The New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) welcomes responsible, caring adults who are ready to share their time, their hearts, and their lives with…

Continue Reading Adopt a Child from Foster Care in New York State

Finalization of $1 Billion Federal Loan to Finance MTA Implementation of Positive Train Control

“Today we are taking an important step toward making the Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road safer for all riders,” Governor Cuomo said. “With the support of our partners in the federal government, New York is transforming our transit system…

Continue Reading Finalization of $1 Billion Federal Loan to Finance MTA Implementation of Positive Train Control

Putnam County Holds Vigil to Honor NYPD Officer Brian Moore

Putnam County Holds Vigil to Honor NYPD Officer Brian Moore Putnam County Government in cooperation with the Fraternal Order of Police Stephen P. Driscoll Memorial Lodge 704 (FOP) held a vigil service on the steps of the Historic Court House…

Continue Reading Putnam County Holds Vigil to Honor NYPD Officer Brian Moore

Ridership Rises Again on MTA’s Railroads in 2014

Ridership Rises Again on MTA’s Railroads in 2014 The Metro-North Railroad and Long Island Rail both welcomed rising numbers of customers in 2014, new Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) ridership figures show, making them respectively the busiest and second-busiest passenger railroads…

Continue Reading Ridership Rises Again on MTA’s Railroads in 2014

Love Waltzes In The Sherman Playhouse Opens Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning ‘Talley’s Folly’

Love Waltzes In The Sherman Playhouse Opens Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning ‘Talley’s Folly’ SHERMAN, CONN. (April 24, 2015) – On Friday, May 8, The Sherman Playhouse will premiere Lanford Wilson’s touching romantic comedy, TALLEY’S FOLLY. The curtain rises at 8:00…

Continue Reading Love Waltzes In The Sherman Playhouse Opens Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning ‘Talley’s Folly’

Connecticut man charged with numerous charges following traffic stop

Connecticut man charged with numerous charges following traffic stop NEW YORK STATE POLICE Major Robin H. Benziger Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE Southeast, New York – On April 19, 2015, New York State Police from the East Fishkill Barracks arrested…

Continue Reading Connecticut man charged with numerous charges following traffic stop