Highland schools hold final hearing on turf field, $25 million capital project
A public hearing will be held tonight at Highland High School to give taxpayers one final opportunity to ask the school board questions concerning the $25 million capital project that is up for a Dec. 10 vote.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Authorities I.D. man who died in George Washington Bridge crash
Anthony Ruberto, of Highland, N.Y., was behind the wheel of a 2012 Ford van just after 6 a.m. when the vehicle struck the back of a tractor trailer near the George Washington Bridge toll plaza, according to Port Authority spokesman Joe Pentangelo.
The Jersey Journal
Found! Weeklong search for Marlboro teen ends in Ohio
The week-long, multi-state hunt for Michael Karwan, a missing autistic teen, ended in Cleveland, Ohio on Tuesday, over 480 miles away from his parents' Marlboro home.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
In brief: Highland man in court on car-chase charges; Walkway holiday events
Pedro J. Pagan Jr., 33, is charged with the following: first-degree unlawful imprisonment and first-degree criminal contempt, both felonies; second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle; unlawfully fleeing a police officer; endangering the welfare of a child, resisting arrest, second-degree obstructing governmental ... (more)
Asbury Park Press
NY man dies in crash near George Washington Bridge
Police say an upstate New York man died after his van struck a tractor trailer while approaching the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Search widens for missing NJ autistic teen
The Monmouth County prosecutor's office says the 19-year-old may have accidentally traveled to a town in upstate New York.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Search For Marlboro's Michael Karwan Moves To New York
Friends and family of Marlboro's Michael Karwan have taken their search for the autistic 19-year-old to New York.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Jon Michael Osestad
Jon Michael Osestad, of Warwick, NY, went home to be with his Savior, Jesus Christ on November 14, 2013.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
More Mid-Hudson briefs: Arrest in rape of woman, 80
Brandon J. Devaux, 26, of Modena was charged with first-degree rape and first-degree burglary, both felonies.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Police seek man in sex assault of Plattekill woman, 80
Police said they're on the lookout for a male who sexually assaulted an 80-year-old Plattekill woman around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
State police investigating sexual assault of elderly woman
State police at Highland are investigating the sexual assault of an elderly woman that took place early this morning in the Town of Plattekill, police said.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Cancer cluster identified in Highland, NY, as wave of children diagnosed with leukemia
There must be something in the water in Highland, New York, a small town just across the Hudson River from Poughkeepsie where at least six young children were recently diagnosed with the same form of leukemia, one after another.