News 12 Westchester/Hudson Valley Numbers & Links for August 2021

Aug. 31

PSA for teen vaccinations:
Westchester County
Relief efforts for Louisiana, Hurricane Ida:
Town of Yorktown
Yonkers man bribery guilty:
Westchester DA
Start of school delayedNewburgh School District
Shots fired IncidentCity of Newburgh Police: (845) 561-3131
Animals rescued from Hurricane Ida
Pets Alive Facebook
Ferry service resumes, Newburgh-BeaconMetro-North

Aug. 30

Peekskill man killed in Palisades crash:
State Police
Friday night shooting:
Yonkers police
COVID update:
Gov. Hochul
Ridership increase underway:
Metro-North
Fake Job Posting
Town of Crawford PD: (845) 744-3300
Toll Plazas
Gov. Hochul
Fatal Stabbing
Mt. Vernon PD - (914) 665-2500
Bee-Line Buses
Westchestergov.com

Aug. 27

Search for soccer league coaches:
The Town of Cortlandt Recreation Department is looking for Soccer League Referees for the Fall 2021 season! Contact Vincent Celetti at vceletti@townofcortlandt.com or 914-734-1055 for more information.

Aug. 26

New Yorkers seeking to support Afghans arriving in NY:
Gov. Hochul
ONA Hotline - 1-800-566-7636

Aug. 25

Mask wearing public schools:
Gov. Hochul
Charges in June shooting in Sleepy Hollow:
Westchester DA
Opposes Gilbert clemency:
Rockland County Sheriff FB page
DWI charge from Thruway stop:
State Police
What's Cooking:
Recipe
$5 reward remains in search for suspect on one year anniversary of fatal shooting:
Yonkers Police FB page
Guilty plea in father’s death:
Putnam County DA’s office
Siren test this evening:
Indian Point Twitter Feed
Needs volunteers to bring supplies to Haiti:
Afya
Mayor contracts COVID-19:
Village of Spring Valley - (845) 352-1100
Announces reopening plans:
Newburgh Enlarged City School District
AFYA seeking volunteers:
More information
Dutchess County Fair:
More information
Assisting Afghan refugees:
Office for New Americans: 1-800-566-7636

Aug. 24

Gov. Kathy Hochul sworn in:
NY Governor Website
Yorktown man charges in fatal crash:
Westchester DA
Port Chester Community Clean Up Day moved:
State Sen Shelley Mayer
Reaction to Gilbert clemency:
Ed Day Facebook page
Rockland Co. Sheriff - (845) 638-5400
Full approval of Pfizer vaccine:
FDA
New York Airshow Vaccination Clinics:
Saturday Registration
Sunday Registration
Vax clinic coming to Newburgh:
Federal Housing and Urban Development - (800) 225-5342
Flags at Half Staff for Fallen Trooper:
More Information 
Town of Greenburgh:
Possible Vax Mandate - (914) 989-1500
Help for Haiti Earthquake Victims:
Masbia Relief

Aug. 23

Flooding evacuation:
Village of Mamaroneck FB page
Outage map:
Con Ed
ID’s from Double fatal crash:
State Police
Gov. Cuomo's Farewell Address
Live Blog
Yonkers School Board Member
City of Yonkers Facebook

Aug. 20

Double fatal crash on I-287:
State Police
Pause of visitations:
Nuvance
Sending help to Haiti:
Afya
United Way of Rockland County
COVID update:
Governor website
Video of suspect in church vandalism:
Spring Valley police Facebook page
Wedding cards arrest:
Saugerties police - (845) 246-9800
Survey for hazard mitigation plan:
Westchester County
Storywalk program today:
New Rochelle Public Library
Event begins today:
Peekskill Film Festival
Pursuit, crash in Dutchess County:
State police
Renaming Nanuet street:
Town of Clarkstown
Fundraise for child abuse prevention:
“One Too Many” 5K race

Aug. 19

Arrest in series of burglaries:
New Rochelle Police
COVID update:
Governor website
Guilty verdict in stabbing:
Westchester DA
Agents in Warwick, looking for Eugene Palmer:
FBI Most Wanted
Newburgh man indicted minor across state lines:
US Attorney’s Office
What's Streaming:
More information
Outage map:
Con Ed
Officer rescues hawk:
NYS DEC
Fatal crash in Harrison:
State police
Storm outages across region:
Central Hudson
Officer rescues hawk:
NYS DEC

Aug. 18

Arrest in series of burglaries:
New Rochelle Police
Preparing supplies for Haiti:
Afya Foundation
Yonkers man sexual assault found guilty:
Westchester DA
Tuesday COVID update:
Governor website
Hostess Buns Recall:
More information
Spring Valley fire arrests:
Rockland County DA
Arrest of man, officers injured:
Port Jervis Police - (845) 856-5101
What's Cooking:
Recipe
Community spread tracker:
CDC
Newburgh man indicted minor across state lines:
US Attorney’s Office

Aug. 17

Water shut off near Sprain:
City of Yonkers FB page
Health care vaccination mandate by Sept. 27:
Gov. Cuomo website
Want to ID ’78 murder victim:
Westchester DA’s office
Increase train service:
Metro-North
Family vaccine clinic:
Dutchess Co. Government
Appointment number for back to school vax:
Dutchess Co. Government - (845) 486-3409
Haiti Aide
Afya Foundation
Wrong Way Task Force
Westchester County
Yonkers Man Guilty of Sexual Assault
Westchester DA
Middletown man homicide probe:
NYPD
Dutchess Co. Government:
Family Vaccine Clinic
Dutchess County:
School Vaccination Appointment: (845) 486-3409

Aug. 16

Vets react to Afghanistan
SUNY Westchester Community College
Fatal West Nyack Crash
State police site
Fatal Pedestrian Crash
State police site
Vax mandate for health care workers
Governor's site
NYS Assembly Speaker Heastie
Press release on impeachment report
3-alarm Fire:
New Rochelle Fire Department - (914) 654-2212
Woman dead after cardiac arrest:
Croton Fire Facebook page
Church celebrates 135th anniversary:
Holy Trinity Mamoroneck Facebook page
Sunday deadly crash on Thruway:
NY State Police
Saturday shooting:
City of Poughkeepsie Police - (845) 451-4000
Update on Regional COVID numbers:
State Website
El Centro Hispano supplies drive:
Info in Spanish
Info in English

Aug. 14

The Sharing Shelf:
How to donate

Aug. 13

Cooling centers across the tri-state:
More information
Guilty plea in 2018 fatal crash:
Westchester DA
Bill to rename Cuomo Bridge:
NYS Assembly
Vaccination site at Chavez school:
Yonkers School District Facebook page
Mask wearing recommendation:
Orange County Executive Neuhaus - (845) 291-2700
Firefighter 1 graduation:
Steve Neuhaus Facebook page
Food Truck Friday:
MAC’s Food Truck
Escape to Home:
Rustic coffee station
Fatal motorcycle crash in Yonkers:
State police
No more bike permits needed:
MTA
Vaccine site at Chavez Elementary School:
Yonkers School District Facebook
Arson arrest for Thompson fire:
Sullivan County Facebook
Marc Molinaro on Gov. Cuomo:
Facebook
Greenwood Lake Air Show:
More Information

Aug. 12

Cooling center to be open:
Village of Port Chester - (914) 939-2200
Wednesday press conference:
Kathy Hochul Twitter Feed
Mt. Vernon coach child sex charges:
US Attorney’s Office
Guilty plea in fatal crash:
Westchester District Attorney
Vax site tomorrow Chavez school:
Yonkers School District Facebook page
Fatal accident in Kiryas Joel:
State police
Firefighter 1 graduation:
Steve Neuhaus Facebook page

Aug. 11

Ready to take over as Governor:
Lt. Gov. Hochul Twitter Feed
Latimer welcomes chance to work with Hochul:
Westchester County
Teen charged with murder in October shooting:
Yonkers police Facebook page
Shooting in Monticello:
State police
Lifeguard shortage problems:
Town of Clarkstown Facebook page
Federal child sex charges:
US Attorney’s Officer
Assembly republicans statement on impeachment:
NYS GOP Facebook page
Southeast family arrests:
Putnam County SPCA Facebook page
Cooling centers across the tri-state:
More information
Chicken recall:
FDA
What's Cooking:
Recipe

Aug. 10

Cooling centers across the tri-state:
More information

Aug. 9

Chair of judiciary committee, investigation in governor:
Assemblyman Lavine
Resumes COVID restrictions:
Town of Yorktown
COVID update:
Gov. Cuomo
Fatal crash in Greenville:
State Police
Stony Point group resumes indoor performances:
Penguin Rep Theater
Remind people to call 811:
Orange and Rockland Utilities
COVID-19 vaccination dates:
Rockland Health Dept.
Drug take back day in Monsey:
Town of Ramapo
Announces arrests in gang incident:
Yonkers Police Facebook page
Heat advisory for this week:
Westchester County
Wednesday screening on bees documentary:
Putnam County

Aug. 6

Fatal crash on Route 17:
State Police, Troop F
Ask Gov. for information as impeachment investigation:
NYS Assembly
Supports reinstatement of eviction moratorium:
Rep. Jones Facebook page
Law against state worker retaliation:
Assemblyman Lawler - (845) 624-4601
Music teacher arrest:
Greenburgh police Facebook page
The Download:
Arcade1Up
New Wildtech dehumidifier recall:
More information
Move of Oak Street firehouse:
Mt. Vernon Mayor’s Office - (914) 665-2360
Blaze tickets go on sale Aug. 17:
Historic Hudson Valley
Teen shot Thursday night:
City of Poughkeepsie Police - (845) 451-4000
New chief swearing in ceremony:
Town of Clarkstown police Facebook page
Fundraiser for injured firefighter:
Woodridge Fire Dept. Facebook page

Aug. 5

Gov. Cuomo investigation:
Honoring officers, bystanders of Lake Ave. crash
Route 17 Crash
Extension of eviction Moratorium
Rep. Jones: (914) 323-5550
Exotic car show tonight

Aug. 4

End of affordable housing settlement:
Westchester Government
Gang, gun violence initiative:
Westchester District Attorney
Animal shelter search:
Rockland County DA - (845) 638-5001
Deadline for police exam:
Dutchess County Sheriff’s office
The Safe Center LI:
Hotline

Aug. 3

Cold case solved, woman’s ID:
Mt. Vernon Police - (914) 665-2500
Arrest in car into deli incident:
Sleepy Hollow police - (914) 631-0800
COVID update:
Gov. Cuomo
PETA award to officer for racoon save:
Town of Ramapo PD FB page
NYS AG Report on Cuomo Case:
More Information
Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins Reaction to Cuomo Case:
Twitter 
Marc Molinaro Reaction to Cuomo Case:
Facebook
Westchester Vaccination Rate:
County Executive Announcement
Rockland National Night Out:
Facebook
Newburgh Enlarged City School District Capital Bond Project:
More Information

Aug. 2

Crash into deli:
Sleepy Hollow Police - (914) 631-0800
Encouraging all workers to get vaccinated:
Westchester County
Saturday night shooting:
City of Middletown PD - (845) 343-3151
Generator recall:
More information
Shooting on Benkard Avenue:
City of Newburgh Police
Child sex abuse arrest:
NY State Police

Aug. 1

Landscaping Angels Program:
Submission Form