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Local cases came to light from tips, repeated arrests
Slavery. There is no other word for sex trafficking, no other concept that encapsulates the utter control a pimp has over the trafficking victims or the brutal, dehumanizing conditions they're subjected to.
Sat May 18, 2013
Lawsuit over KJ water project
Attorneys for three municipalities suing to halt construction of Kiryas Joel's water pipeline allege the village is installing a wider pipe than it promised without analyzing the resulting impact of increased water flow and population growth in Kiryas Joel.
Fri May 17, 2013
Newburgh school celebrates 75th anniversary Saturday
South Middle School in Newburgh will celebrate the school's 75th anniversary Saturday, with a 1-mile Run/Walk in the morning and family-friendly activities throughout the day.
Mon May 13, 2013
Albany Times Union
Preppers: Being ready, just in case
Shane Hobel teaches students wilderness survival and preparedness at the Mountain Scout Survival School in Putnum County.
Sun May 12, 2013
Temporary water woes possible in region as NYC projects begin
A bare hillside along Route 9W is one of the first signs of nearly $1.7 billion in spending New York City has in store for its water supply.
Sat May 11, 2013
Volunteers spruce up shoreline along the Hudson River
Volunteers helped clean up the Hudson River shoreline Saturday at Plum Point Park in New Windsor during the second annual Riverkeeper Sweep.
Thu May 09, 2013
Newburgh food co-op fills supermarket void
A couple of dozen people gathered on a recent evening in downtown Newburgh to collect the groceries they'd bought online.
Wed May 08, 2013
Hudson Valley Press
Walden Savings Bank names branch manager
Walden Savings Bank recently announced the hire of Vanessa Hill as Branch Manager at its Cornwall location.
Mon May 06, 2013
Forge Hill Road bridge repair plans outlined
The bridge that carries Forge Hill Road over Moodna Creek will be repaired and reopened to traffic in the fall of 2014, three years after flood damage from Hurricane Irene forced its closure.
Sun May 05, 2013
Hudson Bureau Confidential: Barber, 102, to head New Windsor holiday parade
If Anthony Mancinelli keeps this up, he might be in line for another kudo from the folks at the Guinness World Records book.
Sat May 04, 2013
Forge Hill Road bridge update set for Monday
The Orange County Department of Public Works will brief New Windsor residents Monday about the status of repairs to the Forge Hill Road bridge.
Wed May 01, 2013
Second suspect arraigned in Newburgh sex trafficking case
A second person has been charged in connection with a sex trafficking ring that official say operated in the Newburgh-New Windsor area.
What's new in the mid-Hudson Valley business scene for May 1
"This recognition ... is a testament to Barbara's commitment to our mortgage customers, especially our first-time homebuyers," said Lisa Cathie, president and CEO of Ulster Savings Bank.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Feds bust second sex trafficking ring tied to Newburgh
Thirteen people have been charged with operating a sex trafficking ring that included brothels in Newburgh and Poughkeepsie, federal prosecutors announced Tuesday, unsealing a criminal complaint against the defendants.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Group celebrates: No horses stolen - again
Once a year for the past 200 years, a group of people known as the Horse Thief Detecting Society of Cornwall, New Windsor and Monroe has gotten together to talk about catching horse thieves.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Two charged with felony marijuana possession in New Windsor
A complaint about a suspicious vehicle and possible drug activity led to the arrest of two men on felony marijuana possession charges Thursday.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
2 Republicans left to jockey for county exec
Both Republicans angling to replace Orange County Executive Ed Diana touted their prospects for victory on Wednesday, a day after Diana quit the three-way GOP competition and announced he'll retire at the end of the year for health reasons.
Annual ceremony a comfort to crime victims, loved ones
Danielle Elkins of Newburgh remembers her boyfriend of 10 years, Jason Black, as an electrician, a fisherman and a loving father who was a fan of the Yankees and Metallica before he was robbed and killed in November 2008 during a botched drug deal in Newburgh.