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POUGHKEEPSIE - Sea Side Take Out opened for business in the midst of the pandemic and has been growing since the doors f...
11/21/2020
Restaurant opened during pandemic is thriving - Mid Hudson News

POUGHKEEPSIE - Sea Side Take Out opened for business in the midst of the pandemic and has been growing since the doors first opened. The restaurant, as the name suggests, offers a variety of seafood lunches and dinners. Owner Playon Gayle says that his timing was not the best but he was willing to take the chance to pursue his dream. ...

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/21/restaurant-opened-during-pandemic-is-thriving/

A seafood takeout restaurant opened in the middle of the pandemic and has been thriving on Poughkeepsie's north side.

ALBANY – Democrat Michelle Hinchey has won the 46th State Senate District race, defeating Republican challenger Richard ...
11/21/2020
Hinchey wins Senate race - Mid Hudson News

ALBANY – Democrat Michelle Hinchey has won the 46th State Senate District race, defeating Republican challenger Richard Amedure, Jr. “Our world has changed immensely since we started our campaign, but that didn’t stop voters from coming out in droves to make their voices for change heard,” she said. The daughter of the late Congressman Maurice Hinchey, said, “We are facing some difficult times, but I’ve always believed that great challenges lead to even greater opportunities, and that’s how, by working together, we will build a better tomorrow for all of us living in the Hudson Valley, Capital Region, and Mohawk Valley.” Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins said Hinchey will “be a strong voice for our environment, our farmers, and our working families.”

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/21/hinchey-wins-senate-race/

ALBANY – Democrat Michelle Hinchey has won the 46th State Senate District race, defeating Republican challenger Richard Amedure, Jr. “Our world has changed immensely since we started our campaign, but that didn’t stop voters from coming out in droves to make their voices for change heard,” s...

GOSHEN- Happy hour on any Friday usually signifies the end of the workweek and beginning of the weekend. But these tempo...
11/21/2020
“Operation Sticker Shock” launched by Orange County DA - Mid Hudson News

GOSHEN- Happy hour on any Friday usually signifies the end of the workweek and beginning of the weekend. But these temporary celebrations can end up being anything but happy, and Orange County District Attorney Dave Hoovler said the number one chance of being victimized by a crime in Orange County is being struck by a drunk driver on a Friday or Saturday evening between 10 p.m....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/21/operation-sticker-shock-launched-by-orange-county-da/

GOSHEN- Happy hour on any Friday usually signifies the end of the workweek and beginning of the weekend. But these temporary celebrations can end up being anything but happy, and Orange County District Attorney Dave Hoovler said the number one chance of being victimized by a crime in Orange County i...

MOUNT VERNON - Mount Vernon Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard and city council members on Friday discusses Comptroller Debor...
11/21/2020
Mount Vernon officials criticize city comptroller - Mid Hudson News

MOUNT VERNON - Mount Vernon Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard and city council members on Friday discusses Comptroller Deborah Reynolds and what they perceive to be her lack of transparency, accountability and professionalism that have left the city in dire financial straits, according to the mayor. With a looming COVID-19 second-wave compounding other critical financial needs, the city faces a crucial crossroads – the release of more than $12 million being held by the comptroller or drastic austerity measures including a possible 25 percent cut across all agencies or a 10 percent tax increase on already burdened local taxpayers....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/21/mount-vernon-officials-criticize-city-comptroller/

MOUNT VERNON – Mount Vernon Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard and city council members on Friday discusses Comptroller Deborah Reynolds and what they perceive to be her lack of transparency, accountability and professionalism that have left the city in dire financial straits, according to the mayor. W...

ALBANY - State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli issued a dire warning regarding the Metropolitan Transit Authority finances this...
11/21/2020
DiNapoli calls on Washington to provide needed funds to MTA - Mid Hudson News

ALBANY - State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli issued a dire warning regarding the Metropolitan Transit Authority finances this week. The MTA just released their budget and financial plan, which prompted DiNapoli to respond. “Washington needs to act now to support mass transit, the lifeblood of metropolitan economies,” he said. “Our regional transit system is on the edge of a precipice. Without a significant infusion of federal funds, the region faces service cuts in 2021 that would change public transit as we know it." The comptroller said that the MTA needs $12.7 billion in federal assistance over the next three years or the shortfall will be shouldered by toll payers, passengers, the workforce, and the taxpayers....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/21/dinapoli-calls-on-washington-to-provide-needed-funds-to-mta/

ALBANY – State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli issued a dire warning regarding the Metropolitan Transit Authority finances this week. The MTA just released their budget and financial plan, which prompted DiNapoli to respond. “Washington needs to act now to support mass transit, the lifeblood of metropo...

POUGHKEEPSIE – The Dutchess County Legislature is considering a $1.2 million bond to fund two county park expansion proj...
11/21/2020
Dutchess lawmakers to consider park expansions - Mid Hudson News

POUGHKEEPSIE – The Dutchess County Legislature is considering a $1.2 million bond to fund two county park expansion projects. Quiet Cove Park in the Town of Poughkeepsie will be completing $975,000 in phase four planning and design improvements. Lake Walton Preserve in the Town of East Fishkill will receive its first financial commitment of $225,000 for planning and design of two access pats and a universally accessible path....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/21/dutchess-lawmakers-to-consider-park-expansions/

POUGHKEEPSIE – The Dutchess County Legislature is considering a $1.2 million bond to fund two county park expansion projects. Quiet Cove Park in the Town of Poughkeepsie will be completing $975,000 in phase four planning and design improvements. Lake Walton Preserve in the Town of East Fishkill wi...

NEW ROCHELLE – A man, who met up with another individual with the intent of selling his Xbox gaming system, had a rude a...
11/21/2020
Xbox stolen by gunman - Mid Hudson News

NEW ROCHELLE – A man, who met up with another individual with the intent of selling his Xbox gaming system, had a rude awakening with the potential buyer pulled a gun and stole the device. The incident occurred around 9 p.m. in the vicinity of 112 Seventh Street in New Rochelle on Thursday, November 19. The two arranged to meet on the “Offer Up” app....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/21/xbox-stolen-by-gunman/

NEW ROCHELLE – A man, who met up with another individual with the intent of selling his Xbox gaming system, had a rude awakening with the potential buyer pulled a gun and stole the device. The incident occurred around 9 p.m. in the vicinity of 112 Seventh Street in New Rochelle on Thursday, Novemb...

CRAWFORD – State Police have arrested a Port Jervis man following a road rage incident on Route 52 in the Town of Crawfo...
11/21/2020
Port Jervis man arrested following road rage incident - Mid Hudson News

CRAWFORD – State Police have arrested a Port Jervis man following a road rage incident on Route 52 in the Town of Crawford. Troopers said the incident occurred around 8 a.m. on Thursday, November 19. Investigation determined that Peter Tighe, 32, of Port Jervis, was driving a 2012 Subaru Outback when he and the driver of a 2011 Toyota Tundra were both traveling north on Route 302 when a road rage incident took place....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/21/port-jervis-man-arrested-following-road-rage-incident/

CRAWFORD – State Police have arrested a Port Jervis man following a road rage incident on Route 52 in the Town of Crawford. Troopers said the incident occurred around 8 a.m. on Thursday, November 19. Investigation determined that Peter Tighe, 32, of Port Jervis, was driving a 2012 Subaru Outback w...

TUXEDO – Republican congressional hopeful Chele Farley has conceded defeat to incumbent Democrat Sean Patrick Maloney in...
11/21/2020
Farley concedes to Maloney in congressional race - Mid Hudson News

TUXEDO – Republican congressional hopeful Chele Farley has conceded defeat to incumbent Democrat Sean Patrick Maloney in the 18th New York District race. She called the campaign “an incredible journey” and said she is “seriously considering” running again in two years. But, for now, she said she needs time “to reflect with my family before making any final decisions.” Farley continued her campaign rhetoric, though....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/farley-concedes-to-maloney-in-congressional-race/

TUXEDO – Republican congressional hopeful Chele Farley has conceded defeat to incumbent Democrat Sean Patrick Maloney in the 18th New York District race. She called the campaign “an incredible journey” and said she is “seriously considering” running again in two years. But, for now, she sa...

CATSKILLS – A total of three people have tested positive for COVID-19 at two area restaurants. Greene County Government ...
11/21/2020
Two area restaurants have COVID-19 positive cases - Mid Hudson News

CATSKILLS – A total of three people have tested positive for COVID-19 at two area restaurants. Greene County Government reported that two patrons who dined in at the Barnwood Restaurant in Catskill have tested positive for the virus. A person who dined at the Arnold House at 839 Shandelee Road in Livingston Manor also tested positive, Sullivan County health officials said....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/two-area-restaurants-have-covid-19-positive-cases/

CATSKILLS – A total of three people have tested positive for COVID-19 at two area restaurants. Greene County Government reported that two patrons who dined in at the Barnwood Restaurant in Catskill have tested positive for the virus. A person who dined at the Arnold House at 839 Shandelee Road in ...

BEACON - Route 9D is closed in the vicinity of Melzingah Reservoir Road.  Police from several agencies have a large moto...
11/20/2020
Police surround RV, Route 9D closed VIDEO - Mid Hudson News

BEACON - Route 9D is closed in the vicinity of Melzingah Reservoir Road. Police from several agencies have a large motor home surrounded. At one point, an officer can be heard yelling "I have a less-than-lethal shotgun and it will hurt," to the occupant of the RV. No additional information is available at this time.

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/police-surround-rv-route-9d-closed-video/

BEACON – Route 9D is closed in the vicinity of Melzingah Reservoir Road. Police from several agencies have a large motor home surrounded. At one point, an officer can be heard yelling “I have a less-than-lethal shotgun and it will hurt,” to the occupant of the RV. No additional information is ...

NEW PALTZ – As students return home for the Thanksgiving break, SUNY representatives shared optimistic results regarding...
11/20/2020
SUNY chancellor says COVID-19 under control - Mid Hudson News

NEW PALTZ – As students return home for the Thanksgiving break, SUNY representatives shared optimistic results regarding their mandatory COVID 19 testing. SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras said Friday afternoon, during a visit to the SUNY New Paltz campus, out of 140,000 students tested within the two weeks before the break, there were approximately 850 positive cases and a 0.5 percent positivity rate out of 510,000 tests conducted since mandatory testing began at the beginning of the semester....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/suny-chancellor-says-covid-19-under-control/

NEW PALTZ – As students return home for the Thanksgiving break, SUNY representatives shared optimistic results regarding their mandatory COVID 19 testing. SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras said Friday afternoon, during a visit to the SUNY New Paltz campus, out of 140,000 students tested within the two ...

KINGSTON – Ulster County Executive Patrick Ryan has named Dr. Wazir Suni Jefferson as the county’s first chief diversity...
11/20/2020
First Ulster County chief diversity officer named - Mid Hudson News

KINGSTON – Ulster County Executive Patrick Ryan has named Dr. Wazir Suni Jefferson as the county’s first chief diversity officer. Most recently, Jefferson, a Poughkeepsie native, served as the chief diversity officer at Dutchess Community College and also worked in related posts at the University of Utah. “Dr. Jefferson’s extensive experience, expertise, and drive will play a critical role in fulfilling Team Ulster County’s commitment to ensuring equity and justice for all residents,” said Ryan....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/first-ulster-county-chief-diversity-officer-named/

KINGSTON – Ulster County Executive Patrick Ryan has named Dr. Wazir Suni Jefferson as the county’s first chief diversity officer. Most recently, Jefferson, a Poughkeepsie native, served as the chief diversity officer at Dutchess Community College and also worked in related posts at the Universit...

POUGHKEEPSIE - Two individuals were arrested on Main Street in Poughkeepsie early Friday morning for having an illegal g...
11/20/2020
Two arrested for illegal gun possession - Mid Hudson News

POUGHKEEPSIE - Two individuals were arrested on Main Street in Poughkeepsie early Friday morning for having an illegal gun in their possession. The men were pulled over by police at 12:20 a.m. for a traffic stop near 472 Main Street. As a result of the traffic stop, officers found a loaded .40 caliber Sig Sauer P250 semi-automatic handgun. Kareem Tissiera, 41, and John Page, 20, were both charged with felony criminal possession of a weapon....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/two-arrested-for-illegal-gun-possession-2/

POUGHKEEPSIE – Two individuals were arrested on Main Street in Poughkeepsie early Friday morning for having an illegal gun in their possession. The men were pulled over by police at 12:20 a.m. for a traffic stop near 472 Main Street. As a result of the traffic stop, officers found a loaded .40 cal...

MIDDLETOWN - While some of the biggest Black Friday deals are already available online, Galleria at Crystal Run is prepa...
11/20/2020
Galleria at Crystal Run open for the holidays - Mid Hudson News

MIDDLETOWN - While some of the biggest Black Friday deals are already available online, Galleria at Crystal Run is prepared to welcome the most popular shopping weekend of the year for shoppers still looking to experience the holiday shopping tradition in a safe and memorable way. The regional shopping center will be closed on Thanksgiving Day but will reopen its doors at 8:00 a.m....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/galleria-at-crystal-run-open-for-the-holidays/

MIDDLETOWN – While some of the biggest Black Friday deals are already available online, Galleria at Crystal Run is prepared to welcome the most popular shopping weekend of the year for shoppers still looking to experience the holiday shopping tradition in a safe and memorable way. The regional sho...

POUGHKEEPSIE - Earlier this week Poughkeepsie School Superintendent Dr. Eric Rosser notified parents that the district w...
11/20/2020
Poughkeepsie teachers union concerned with lack of reopening plan - Mid Hudson News

POUGHKEEPSIE - Earlier this week Poughkeepsie School Superintendent Dr. Eric Rosser notified parents that the district would begin hybrid learning on November 30. That decision was reversed by Rosser on Thursday evening. When Rosser announced the hybrid instruction date, he stressed that it was contingent upon COVID-19 infection rates as well as advice from the State Education Department along with state and county health department recommendations....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/poughkeepsie-teachers-union-concerned-with-lack-of-reopening-plan/

POUGHKEEPSIE – Earlier this week Poughkeepsie School Superintendent Dr. Eric Rosser notified parents that the district would begin hybrid learning on November 30. That decision was reversed by Rosser on Thursday evening. When Rosser announced the hybrid instruction date, he stressed that it was co...

KINGSTON – A 21-year-old man pled guilty in Ulster County Court to the stabbing death of a Wawarsing man on December 3, ...
11/20/2020
Guilty plea in Wawarsing stabbing death - Mid Hudson News

KINGSTON – A 21-year-old man pled guilty in Ulster County Court to the stabbing death of a Wawarsing man on December 3, 2019. Tiquan Underwood admitted that he intended to cause serious injury to Jomar Gonzalez, 24, and caused his death by stabbing him during an altercation in a driveway in Wawarsing at about 9 p.m. Underwood, a resident of Sullivan County at the time of the crime, called 911 from the scene claiming to have been the victim of an assault involving several people; however, he did not have any physical injuries....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/guilty-plea-in-wawarsing-stabbing-death/

KINGSTON – A 21-year-old man pled guilty in Ulster County Court to the stabbing death of a Wawarsing man on December 3, 2019. Tiquan Underwood admitted that he intended to cause serious injury to Jomar Gonzalez, 24, and caused his death by stabbing him during an altercation in a driveway in Wawars...

MONTICELLO – Sullivan County residents opposed to the county privatizing the Care Center at Sunset Lake conducted a driv...
11/20/2020
Supporters of Sullivan County nursing home conduct drive-by - Mid Hudson News

MONTICELLO – Sullivan County residents opposed to the county privatizing the Care Center at Sunset Lake conducted a drive-by in front of the county government center in Monticello on Thursday morning. Lou Setren, vice president of the family council at the county-owned nursing home said while the county maintains the local development corporation it created to oversee the facility will seek a management company, the resolution actually mentions several times that it will be sold....

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/supporters-of-sullivan-county-nursing-home-conduct-drive-by-2/

MONTICELLO – Sullivan County residents opposed to the county privatizing the Care Center at Sunset Lake conducted a drive-by in front of the county government center in Monticello on Thursday morning. Lou Setren, vice president of the family council at the county-owned nursing home said while the ...

KINGSTON — A proposal for Kingston’s uptown transportation improvements, regarding safety and traffic flow, was presente...
11/20/2020
Kingston Uptown transportation improvements outlined - Mid Hudson News

KINGSTON — A proposal for Kingston’s uptown transportation improvements, regarding safety and traffic flow, was presented during a virtual public hearing Thursday afternoon. The improvements are part of a $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative project grant the city won from the state and will be focused on both motorized and non-motorized transportation. An advisory board was created for evaluation of the transportation improvements, comprised of business owners, officials and professionals. ...

https://midhudsonnews.com/2020/11/20/kingston-uptown-transportation-improvements-outlined/

KINGSTON — A proposal for Kingston’s uptown transportation improvements, regarding safety and traffic flow, was presented during a virtual public hearing Thursday afternoon. The improvements are part of a $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative project grant the city won from the state an...

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ONLY 4 MORE DAYS TO GO!! Please join us THIS SUNDAY, March 10th for our 43rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Mahopac, NY. We are one of the largest parades in New York State. This parade is meant to recognize and celebrate Irish culture, heritage and pride, for those who have emigrated here from the Emerald Isle, the Irish-American community, as well as those who are Irish in spirit! Our Grand Marshal is Carmel resident, Bill Dowling. Kickoff is at 2:00 pm sharp. We hope to see you there!! Northern Westchester-Putnam Saint Patrick's Day Parade 2019