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  1. Durst Wife Officially Declared Dead After Going Missing In Hudson Valley

    Durst Wife Officially Declared Dead After Going Missing In Hudson Valley

    She was last seen at her South Salem home in 1982 and the man she married -- long a suspect in her disappearance -- has been jailed since 2015. On Thursday, Kathie Durst was officially declared dead.While Robert Durst, a Scarsdale native and millionaire real estate heir, has never been charged in connection with his wife Kathie Durst's disappearance, he did appear to confess to killing ...

  2. New Group Of Rockland Residents Takes Oath To Become Citizens

    New Group Of Rockland Residents Takes Oath To Become Citizens

    POMONA, N.Y. -- Dozens of Rockland County residents took the Naturalization Oath of Allegiance to the United States of America on Friday, officially becoming citizens, according to county officials.Among those on hand during the naturalization ceremony at the Rockland County Fire Training Center on Firemen's Memorial Drive in Pomona was County Executive Ed Day, who offered his ...

  3. Attorney May Challenge County Executive Day In Bid For Re-Election

    Attorney May Challenge County Executive Day In Bid For Re-Election

    ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. – A Democratic lawyer from Stony Point may just be readying to challenge Rockland County Executive Ed Day this coming election day, according to lohud.com.Maureen Porette, 51, had apparently taken to Facebook with an announcement for a May 3 campaign kick-off event in Nyack, according to lohud.com, which reported that Porette later removed the post.Answering a ...

  4. New York Senate, Assembly Approve Testing Of Self-Driving Cars

    New York Senate, Assembly Approve Testing Of Self-Driving Cars

    New York State lawmakers this week agreed to a measure that would bring self-driving cars to the state’s highways for limited testing, according to democratandchronicle.com.Included in a budget bill was a one-year testing measure that would require anyone wishing to test an autonomous car to receive approval from the Department of Motor Vehicles, according to democratandchronicle.com, ...

  5. Hudson Valley Police Departments Warn Of 'Cramming' Phone Scam

    Hudson Valley Police Departments Warn Of 'Cramming' Phone Scam

    Police departments throughout the Hudson Valley are warning of a telephone scam known as "cramming" that begins with a simple question: Can you hear me?Scammers have been calling people the last couple of months, asking the easily heard question and then recording the “yes” answer, according to police.Then, they use the recorded “yes” as a voice signature to authorize charges ...

  6. Spring Valley Financial Records Seized By Rockland DA

    Spring Valley Financial Records Seized By Rockland DA

    SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. -- Local, state and federal authorities raided Spring Valley Village Hall on Tuesday, carrying away numerous boxes of evidence during what officials called an ongoing investigation, according to multiple reports.The raid, the second in less than two months, was conducted by investigators from the Rockland County District Attorney's Office, the state Comptroller's ...

  7. Nyack Man Charged With DWI After Fleeing Scene Of Suffern Crash, Police Say

    Nyack Man Charged With DWI After Fleeing Scene Of Suffern Crash, Police Say

    NYACK, N.Y. -- A 31-year-old Nyack man is facing a charge of driving while intoxicated after police accused him of drunkenly driving away from the scene of a Suffern car crash.Mitchell Heineman was arrested about 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, according to Orangetown police, who took him into custody on High Avenue in Nyack.Heineman is accused of driving a car involved in a Suffern crash earlier ...

  8. Free Narcan Training To Be Held At Tappan Zee HS

    Free Narcan Training To Be Held At Tappan Zee HS

    ORANGEBURG, N.Y. -- The Orangetown Police Department is offering a free Narcan training session that will teach people how to use the medication to save someone who is overdosing on heroin or another opioid.Presented by South Orangetown Community Awareness of Substance Abuse and conducted by the Daytop Village drug addiction treatment center, the event is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 7:30 ...

  9. Spring Valley Trustee Responsible For Impeachment Charges, Delhomme Says

    Spring Valley Trustee Responsible For Impeachment Charges, Delhomme Says

    Spring Valley's embattled Mayor Demeza Delhomme on Friday defended himself against impeachment charges by blaming a village trustee he appointed, according to multiple reports.Delhomme, who is facing impeachment while on trial for allegedly using a Spring Valley SUV and village gas cards and E-ZPass accounts for his personal benefit, pointed the finger at Vilair Fonvil, a former ...

  10. Police Search For Rockland Fugitive Wanted On Drunken Driving Charge

    Police Search For Rockland Fugitive Wanted On Drunken Driving Charge

    ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- Ramapo's police  department is attempting to locate a fugitive wanted in connection with a drunken driving incident in Montebello.Isaias Coyoy, 34, was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in May 2015, Ramapo police.At the time of his original arrest, Coyoy stood about 5-foot-2 and weighed about 185 pounds, police said. He has dark hair and dark eyes.Anyone ...

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