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DECEMBER 1: New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo inspects the damage along with emergency crews after Metro-North train derailed near the Spuyten Duyvil station December 1, 2013 in the Bronx.
Lance Majors, 44, of Poughkeepsie was charged Thursday by state police with fraudulently obtaining public assistance benefits in Sullivan County.
An agreement between IBM and the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering in Albany that appears to have protected hundreds of upstate workers during IBM's most recent round of job cuts was signed last summer, raising questions about whether its release in February was motivated by politics.
Catania has been with the firm for six years. His areas of practice include general and commercial litigation, construction litigation, municipal and insurance defense and AIA contract formation.
The board will receive an update on the development of next year's school budget and hold a discussion.
Christine Seward of New Paltz joined the ac counting firm Vanacore, De Benedictus, DiGovanni & Weddell as a junior accoun tant in the Tax Department in the Newburgh office.
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. The Marist football program will be holding a Pro Day on Thursday, March 13 at the Hudson Valley Sportsdome in Milton, N.Y. The event is scheduled to last from 9-11 a.m. Fede is the all-time leader in sacks in Marist football history, and was a finalist for the Buck Buchanan Award this past season.
The death of a Metro-North Railroad worker on the tracks early Monday has people wondering how it could happen a second time in less than a year.
The Scouts organized a group of volunteers to clean up the property and add landscaping, created two wood exterior signs for the entrance gate and shelter building, and made reusable pet beds for the cats and dogs.
A New York orthopedic surgeon was sentenced to four-and-a-half years in jail Friday for one count of healthcare fraud after admitting to both botching and faking thousands of surgical procedures over the course of five years.
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Delays, most minor but some lengthy, have become routine for riders of Metro-North, a railroad that, until early last year, ran so reliably the typical commuter rarely had to think about it.
Samuel Parker, 29, was arrested for third-, fourth- and fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, and tampering with physical evidence, all felonies.
The sister of a woman whose homicide remains unsolved still hopes the case is solved one day and the person responsible brought to justice.