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Middletown woman gets prison for abandoning baby in plastic bag in drug den
A Middletown woman has been sentenced to 2 1/2 to 5 years in prison for hiding her premature newborn baby in a shopping bag in a known drug spot, the Orange County District Attorney's office said Friday.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Dispute over agency in Kiryas Joel expansion plan stalling deal
An ongoing dispute in Orange County is stalling a controversial land deal to double the size of the Hassidic community of Kiryas Joel.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Plans would turn old Middletown factory into brewery, restaurant
Kenan Porter of Pine Island and Tony Tello of Goshen are buying the former Clemson Brothers hacksaw factory on Cottage Street from the city.
NEWSWATCH: Hein rallies support for casino in Ulster County
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - Ulster County Executive Mike Hein rallies support for a casino at the Nevele, saying one there would end unemployment in Ellenville in our lifetime; a Middletown woman is killed in an accident this morning on Dolsontown Road near New Hampton and parents sing the praises of the Newburgh Armory Unity Center.
Middletown woman killed in Dolsontown Road crash
A 26-year-old Middletown resident was killed Tuesday morning after she flipped her car over on Dolsontown Road, said state police.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Middletown, NY, man charged with DWI also arraigned in July car theft
A Middletown man arrested Sunday on a DWI charge was jailed on an outstanding warrant stemming from a July car theft.
NY's maple season off to slow start due to cold
Maple producers across New York are planning open houses the last two weekends in March, but so far the season is off to a slow start because of frigid weather.
Middletown man charged with stealing $15,000 in unemployment benefits
Shawn M. Gloster, 34, was arrested on a complaint from the state Department of Labor that stated he claimed during 2010 and 2013 that he was unemployed when in fact he was working for a business in Middletown.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Brian J. Turner
Brian J. Turner of Phillipsport, NY, a 27 year pressman for The Middletown Times Herald-Record, a night crew pack out clerk for Shoprite of Ellenville and a longtime resident of the area, died Wednesday, February 26, 2014, at home.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Organic food plant in Goshen would help local farms
A planned organic-food manufacturing plant in Goshen can have its pick of suppliers of freshly grown organic produce around the state.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Middletown man gets prison for fatal punch
A Middletown man was sentenced Thursday in Orange County Court to one to three years in prison for criminally negligent homicide for throwing a punch that ultimately lead to the death of another man.
Court orders HUD to repay legal fees to Middletown counsel
A federal appeals court has ordered the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to authorize repayment of legal fees that Middletown Corporation Counsel Richard Guertin incurred while successfully defending himself against a 2004 criminal case in Orange County Court.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Education advocacy groups tour Middletown schools to assess aid
The Alliance for Quality Education and the Campaign for Fiscal Equity are assessing whether the state is living up to its responsibility to provide enough funding for a quality education for all, or neglecting it.
Middletown man charged with fraudulently collecting unemployment benefits
Shawn M. Gloster, 34, of Middletown, was arrested on a complaint from the state Department of Labor that stated he claimed during 2010 and 2013 that he was unemployed when in fact he was working for a business in Middletown.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
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Middletown Minister Retiring After 18 Years At Holy Trinity
The Rev. Margaret Minnick, minister at the Church of the Holy Trinity, will retire March 2 after 18 years at the church.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Crash course in financial aid
Saturday morning, many prospective college students across New York were busy at workshops, getting help filling out financial aid forms.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
NY state law made running them illegal
The sweepstakes cafes that popped up in Orange County last year and lured in gamblers with casino-style computer games have started to shut down.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Middletown getting walkway money
The one-way street runs from North Street to the James Street parking lots. The city was approved this month for a $50,000 grant to pay for the project, said state Sen. John Bonacic, R-C -Mount Hope.
Man charged with trying to steal metal from Crawford building
A Middletown man broke into a building on Howell Street late Friday morning and tried to steal metal from it, said Town of Crawford Police.
Middletown woman charged with striking, hurting daughter
The Orange County Child Abuse Unit started to investigate after a tip to the New York State Child Abuse Hotline said Joselina Brucelis, 30, struck and injured the girl with a wooden object.