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Kathy Reakes

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  1. State Sues Manufacturers Of Foam That Contaminated Drinking Water In Area

    State Sues Manufacturers Of Foam That Contaminated Drinking Water In Area

    New York State is suing the 3M Company and five other companies to recover the cost for environmental cleanup and natural resource damages caused by the toxic chemicals in firefighting foam they manufacture.The lawsuit, the first of its kind, says the use of the foam at five military and civilian airports including Stewart Air National Guard Base in Newburgh, caused a public nuisance by ...

  2. Man Airlifted To Hospital Dies After Single-Car Crash

    Man Airlifted To Hospital Dies After Single-Car Crash

    A 44-year-old man who was airlifted to an area hospital following a single-vehicle crash has died.Christopher M. Baxter, of Staatsburg, died from his injuries once he arrived at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, according to Capt. John Watterson with the Dutchess County Sheriff's Office.Watterson said the crash occurred around 8 a.m. Monday on All Angels Hill Road in Wappinger.An ...

  3. Area Teen Drowns While Swimming In Lake

    Area Teen Drowns While Swimming In Lake

    A 17-year-old area teen drowned while swimming in Rondout Creek in High Falls, despite an attempt at rescue by a special water-rescue team. Christopher Pelaez of Wallkill was recovered Tuesday around noon by officers from the Ulster County Sheriff's Office.Deputies responded to the area 18 Bruceville Road in the Town of Marbletown after receiving a distress call. When they arrived, ...

  4. Man Caught With Heroin Near School Zone In Rockland

    Man Caught With Heroin Near School Zone In Rockland

    A Rockland County man was busted with 13 decks of heroin near a school zone following a traffic stop, according to the Stony Point Police.Nicholas Pagliuca, 41, of Stony Point, was arrested Thursday, June 14, when officers stopped Pagliuca for speeding in a school zone on Route 210 in Stony Point, said Lt. Daniel Hylas. During a search following the stop, Pagliuca was found to be in ...

  5. Police: Man Pushes Bicyclist To Ground In Route 9W Diner Road Rage Incident

    Police: Man Pushes Bicyclist To Ground In Route 9W Diner Road Rage Incident

    In an apparent case of road rage, a Rockland man was arrested for pushing a bicyclist to the ground on Route 9W.Stony Point Police arrested Javier Martinez, 26, of Haverstraw, for assault following on incident on Sunday in which a bicyclist was injured, according to Stony Point Lt. Daniel Hylas.According to Hylas, Stony Point Police responded to a report of a road rage incident that ...

  6. 20-Year-Old Nabbed For Shoplifting After Fleeing Supermarket In Rockland

    20-Year-Old Nabbed For Shoplifting After Fleeing Supermarket In Rockland

    A 20-year-old woman was nabbed for shoplifting after fleeing a ShopRite in Rockland, according to police.Kristen Patyi, 20, of Stony Point, was charged with petit larceny on Tuesday, June 12, after police were called to the Stony Point ShopRite for a report of shoplifting, said Stony Point Police Lt. Daniel Hylas.A store loss prevention officers told responding officers that Patyi had ...

  7. Man Drowns In Watercraft Accident On Hudson River

    Man Drowns In Watercraft Accident On Hudson River

    A 31-year-old man drowned after becoming stranded in the Hudson River after falling off a personal watercraft in Westchester, according to the police.The incident took place around 6:45 p.m. Monday when Yonkers Police responded to the JFK Marina off Warburton Avenue on a report a stranded personal watercraft with a male and female missing, said Det. Sgt. Dean Politopoulos.Members of the ...

  8. Police: Mom Under Influence Resists Arrest While Picking Up Child At School

    Police: Mom Under Influence Resists Arrest While Picking Up Child At School

    A Hudson Valley mom was arrested after attempting to pick up her child from a Fairfield County school while drunk. Wilton Police arrested Jolene Matthews, 41, of Monroe in Orange County, after receiving a call from the Goddard School for a report of an intoxicated parent attempting to pick-up their 4-year-old child, said Lt. Robert Kluk. According to Kluk, after workers would not ...

  9. ID Released For Man Killed In Hudson Valley Officer-Involved Shooting

    ID Released For Man Killed In Hudson Valley Officer-Involved Shooting

    New York State Police have released the name of the 37-year-old man shot dead during an officer-involved shooting over the weekend in Orange County.Dwayne Clyburn of Warwick was shot once by a town of Warwick police officer following a domestic dispute at his home, confirmed State Trooper Steven Nevel.The incident occurred around 3 p.m. at 24 Wheeler Ave. in Warwick when Clyburn, ...

  10. 28-Year-Old Overdose Victim Saved After Hudson Valley Crash

    28-Year-Old Overdose Victim Saved After Hudson Valley Crash

    A man overdosing on opioids was saved by first responders after he lost control of his car and crashed into another vehicle. The incident took place Sunday afternoon when Cameron J. Petersen, 28, of Poughkeepsie, was driving westbound on Route 376 in the Town of Poughkeepsie when he crossed over into oncoming traffic near Red Oaks Mill Road and hit a vehicle with two people inside, said ...

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