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News 12 Westchester/Hudson Valley Numbers & Links for October 2023

News 12 Westchester/Hudson Valley Numbers & Links for October 2023

News 12 Staff

Oct 1, 2023, 4:00 AM

Updated 282 days ago


Oct. 31

Route 100 accident: State Police (845) 677-7300
Teen facing charges in fatal police officer crash: Yonkers Police website
Underage drinking party charges: New Castle Police (914) 238-4422
Municipal complex vote: Village of Irvington website
Indictment in murder for hire plot: Orange County DA's office website
Orange County Corruption allegations: Sen. Skoufis Twitter feed
Protecting Jewish communities: Sen. Gillibrand website
Scarsdale Police: 914-722-1200
Defensive Driving Course: More information
Reason for mall closure: Town of Poughkeepsie police FB page
Ulster Department of Environment director: Ulster County Government website
Using Opioid Settlement funds: Gov. Hochul website
Keeping sex offenders off the street: Westchester County website
Fatal accident in Somers: State police Troop K website
Stolen drugs incident: Port Chester Police FB page
Overnight parking ban: Village of Scarsdale
Westchester Tenant safeguard program: NYS Court System website (has details of program)
Holiday Lane at American Christmas: More information

Oct. 30

Fighting Together Against Breast Cancer:
Israeli Hostages vigil: Bet Torah Temple website
I-684 lane closed today: NYS DOT travel advisories
Traffic Control Dispute at bridge work zone: Town of Mamaroneck FB page
Armonk Teal Pumpkin: National Teal Pumpkin campaign
Sunday evacuation of Galleria: Town of Poughkeepsie Police FB page
Planting trees in Orange County: Hudson Highlands Nature Museum (845) 534-5506
Park pavilion dedication to former mayor: Sloatsburg Chamber of Commerce FB page
Halloween curfew announced: Town of Woodbury police FB page
Hudson Valley Fall Restaurant Week: Valley Table
North Avenue overpass demolition: NYS Thruway Authority website
Details of Yonkers fatal shooting: Westchester District attorney website
Parkway lane, ramp closures: NYS DOT travel advisories website
Winner of Pizza contest: City of Yonkers FB page
Domestic Violence charges could be dismissed: Orange County DA's Office (845) 291-2050
Water emergency training: Ulster County Sheriff's Office FB page
Survey of proposed Rockland trail: Rockland County Government website

Oct. 29

Oct. 28

Early voting information: Westchester | Orange

Oct. 27

Heating Assistance: State website

Oct. 26

Parkway open again: Westchester County Police (914) 864-7700
Rally for hostages of Hamas: Bring Them Home Now FB page
Response to fire alarm pull charge: Rep. Bowman Twitter Feed
Honoring officers who helped man in crisis: Yonkers Police FB page
Coast Guard on Barge Anchorages: Rep. Ryan Twitter feed
Woman hospitalized after I-84 crash: State police website
Trying to hit pedestrian in Highland: Town of Lloyd Police FB page
Teens steal truck: Hyde Park Police (845) 229-9340
Driver charged in hit and run: Mt. Pleasant Police (914) 769-1941
Ossining farmers to move: Go Fund Me website
$483M for bridge repairs: Gov. Hochul website
Tractor-trailer crash on I-84: State Police (845) 344-5300
Beauty store stolen money: Town of Ulster Police FB page 
Halloween curfew begins Friday: Town of Newburgh website

Oct. 25

Halloween curfews times: City of Yonkers website 
Public meeting on Ward House: Tuckahoe Village website
Lawsuit against META: NYS Attorney General Website
Holidays on the Hill Train Show: Lasdon Park 
Fraud scheme conviction: US Attorney's Office website
Honoring retiring firefighters: Mt. VernMayor Pon atterson-Howard FB page 
Village paving project today: Tuckahoe Police FB page
Lawsuit against META: NYS Attorney General Website
Highland vehicle larceny: NY State Police FB page 
ThinkDIFFERENTLY program: Ulster County Legislature website
New apartment complex in Newburgh: New York Housing Conference website 
Donation to Ronald McDonald House: Westchester Correction Officers PBA (914) 773-0436
Highway open again after crash: New York State Police - Troop F (845) 344-5300
Man's family killed by Hamas: Chabad of Ulster County FB page
Three vehicle crash: Town of New Windsor Police (845) 565-7000
Photo of vehicle, catalytic converter thefts: Ellenville Police FB page
Hudson Valley Cider Symposium 2023: More information
New Rochelle Firefighter Exam: More information

Oct. 24

Driver upgraded after accident: State Police (845) 344-5300
Third robbery suspect arrested: Town of Haverstraw police FB page
Rockland investigators help with Bronx bust: DEA website
Sporting goods store robbery: Yorktown Police (914) 962-4141
Medicare sign up for seniors in Westchester: Protect Our Care FB page
Landscaping Angels: Town of Greenburgh website
Early voting to begin Saturday: Westchester County website
Bloodhound tracks down stolen vehicle perps: Westchester County Police FB page
Recycling app now available: Westchester County website
First responders honored: Gov. Hochul website
Arrest in fatal Fishkill hit-and-run: NY State Police newsroom website
Driver killed in Thruway crash: NY State Police newsroom website
Large marijuana seizure: City of Middletown Police FB page

Oct. 23

Update on train track mudslide: MTA website
New incident reporting hotline: NYS Hate and Bias prevention (844) NO-2 HATE
Weekend Arts Festival: Yonkers Arts FB page
Officer and K-9 take second place in national competition: Peekskill Police FB page
Fatal accident on Thruway: State Police Troop T website
Vehicle off road on I-84: State Police Troop F (845) 344-5300
Postal service worker robbery: City of Poughkeepsie PBA FB page
Student hospitalized after fight: Port Chester Police FB page
Yonkers man federal drug trafficking: US Attorney's office
Color Guard at Giants game: Yonkers Police FB page
Student arrested, threat at Ketcham HS: Dutchess Co. Sheriff's FB page
Fishkill pedestrian-vehicle accident: State Police website
Labor Contract for new terminal: Sullivan County Government website
Greenburgh Student Landscaping Angels Program:
McDonalds hiring 12,000 new employees in New York: More information

Oct. 20

City's proposed 2024 budget: City of New Rochelle website
Crash simulation exercise: Iona University (914) 637-7770
Block Party, Hayride moved to next week: Sleepy Hollow Recreation Dept. FB page
Fatal Ulster motorcycle accident: State police website 
Distribution Center expansion: Food Bank of the Hudson Valley (845) 534-5344
Waverly Avenue Bridge Closure: More Information
Heart of a Giant Award: Vote Here
Weather on the Road: Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard
Attack on woman and her mother: Yorktown Police website
Female jogger hit by car: White Plains Public Safety (914) 422-6111
Peace vigil in White Plains: exploreWESPAC FB page
Dobbs Ferry Restaurant reopens: Piccola Trattoria website
Highland man burglary charges: Ulster County Sheriff FB page
NYC man guilty in child predator sting: Rockland County DA FB page
National Mammography Day:

Oct. 19

Poughkeepsie man's second recent arrest: Dutchess County Sheriff FB page
Renovations at community center: Town of Clarkstown (845) 639-2000
Israel vigil in Ulster Co.: Congregation Emanuel of Hudson Valley (845) 338-4271
New body cameras: Fishkill Town Police (845) 831-1110
No charges in fatal crash: Westchester DA's office (914) 995-3414
Fatal accident Wednesday: Yorktown Police (914) 962-4141
Shooting damages vehicles: Mt. Vernon Police 914-665-2500
Italian Heritage flag raising: Westchester County Government FB page
Town of Cornwall Police Department: Part time officer or call 845-534-8100
Dutchess Co. Drug Task Force confidential tip line: 845-463-6040
Attempted murder, assault arrest: Yorktown police (914) 962-4141
Jogger struck, Hospitalized: White Plains Public Safety (914) 422-6111
Push to end GOP stalemate: Rep. Lawler office (845) 201-2060
Federal funds for security: Sen. Gillibrand website
Armed robbery arrest: Town of Haverstraw police (845) 354-1500
Trying to break Congress stalemate: Rep. Lawler office (845) 201-2060
Federal funds for security: Sen. Gillibrand website
Rockland restaurants in Taco survey: Yelp website

Oct. 18

Dancing with the Stars Coming to Westchester: Ticketmaster
Yonkers Cleanup: Mayor’s Help Line or 914-377-HELP (4357)
Seasonal Parking Permit Applications: Village of Croton or 914-271-4781
Call for Mideast Cease fire: Rep. Bowman twitter feed
Voters approve bond: Greenburgh School District
Investigation into racist comments: Lakeland School District (914) 245-1700
Target ribbon cutting: City of Yonkers FB page
Racist remarks against Nyack cheerleaders: Lakeland School District (914) 245-1700
Items taken from cars: Town of New Windsor Police (845) 565-8800
2024 budget proposal: City of Newburgh website
Serious accident, road closure: Town of Yorktown PD FB page
Yonkers man drug guilty plea: Orange Co. DA's office website
Village concerns survey: Village of Croton on Hudson website
Mayor's Pickup: City of Yonkers FB page
School bus involved crash: State Police newsroom website
Calls for more federal money to protect synagogues: Sen. Gillibrand office (202) 224-4451
No tax breaks for Woodbury Common expansion: Sen. Skoufis FB page
Annual Fall Job Fair: Orange County Government FB page

Oct. 17

Registration for Presentation by Dr. Yuval Donio-Gideon: Beth-El Synagogue
Firefighters wanted: New Rochelle Fire Department and 914-654-2171
EBT: Customer Service Helpline and (888) 328-6399
Traveling today to Israel: Gov. Hochul website
Search for burglary suspects: State Police (845) 677-7300
Fundraising drive for Afghan quake victims: Go Fund Me website
Naturalization Ceremony: Rockland Government FB page
Beekman embezzlement: NYS Comptroller's Office website
Dump truck accident: Hartsdale Fire Dept. (914) 949-2325
Breast Cancer Awareness event: Northern Westchester Hospital (877) 469-4362
Helping Fire victims: Wappinger Falls PBA FB page
2024 Proposed Budget: City of Poughkeepsie website
Coalition of Governors condemn Hamas Attacks: Gov. Hochul website
Cross Guard applicants: City of Kingston Police website

Oct. 16

Threat assessment team: Putnam County Government
Community vigil for peace: Yorktown for Justice FB page
New bus: Mt. Vernon Youth Bureau (914) 665-2344
Taking $150K from victim: Ulster County Sheriff FB page
Letchworth Arson arrests: Town of Haverstraw Police Fb page
Commissioner fighting fires in Israel: Sullivan County Public Works Dept.
New Threat Assessment team: Putnam County Government website
Expanding alhohol sale hours on Sunday: Gov. Hochul website
Mobile Metro Car van returns: Westchester County Transportation website
90-year-old overdue book: Larchmont Public Library website
Wappingers Falls church as shelter: Dutchess County Emergency management FB page
Campaign consultant indicted: Rockland County DA's office FB page
Expanding alcohol sale hours on Sunday: Gov. Hochul website

Oct. 15

Find Flu Vaccines: More Information

Oct. 13

Charter Flight Form to Evacuate Israel: More Information
Increased security today: Westchester County Police FB page
Cut proposed NYSEG rate increase: Public Service Commission website
Certified Teaching Assistant program: White Plains School District Twitter feed
Increased patrols today: Rockland Sheriff FB page
Increased patrols today: Orange County Sheriff FB page
Teen arrested, threat against mall: Town of Poughkeepsie Police FB page 
Call for I-84 crash gate: Sen. Gillibrand website
West Haverstraw playground reopens: Rockland County FB page
Putnam DPW garage renovations: County Executive Byrne FB page
School in national Hispanic organization: Manhattanville College FB page
Oktoberfest moved to Sunday: Croton Oktoberfest FB page
HV Increased patrols: Dutchess County Sheriff FB page
HV Increased patrols, urge vigilance: Orange County DA Hoovler FB page
Middletown man drug sentencing: Orange County DA website
Newburgh Sex offender sentencing: Orange County DA website
Chester drug trafficking arrests: Orange County Sheriff FB page

Oct. 12

State flags half-staff: Gov. Hochul website
Arrests in Ulster County drug ring: US Attorney's Office Northern NY website
Road rage sentencing: Orange County DA FB page
West Nile in Clarkstown: Rockland Health Department website
State flags half-staff: Gov. Hochul website
School Bus safety program begins today: City of Yonkers website
Mt. Vernon fraud check scheme guilty plea: US Attorney's Office
School security preparedness: Blind Brook School District website (914) 937-6000 Crime is down: Westchester County Government website Job Fair today: Mt. Vernon School District website Winter Wonderland: Westchester County website
Israel Flag raising: Town of Clarkstown FB page Poughkeepsie Vigil for Israel: Jewish Federation of Dutchess County website Newburgh blood donation facility: American Red Cross (regional office) (845) 471-0200 Liquor store owner obituary: Smith, Seaman and Quakenbush website

Oct. 11

Phyre Nation Concert Series: Ticketmaster
DA official back from Israel: Westchester District Attorney's Office FB page
Town flags at half staff: Town of North Castle website
Send military planes to Israel: Rep. Lawler Twitter Feed
Off duty corrections officer charged: White Plains Public Safety FB page
Condemning anti-Semitic graffiti: Village of Nyack website
Send military planes to Israel: Rep. Lawler Twitter Feed
Murder charge in Sullivan County: State Police newsroom website
Shots fired sentencing: Orange County DA FB page
Sign-up form to join the Yorktown Youth Council: More information
National Stop Bullying Day: Tips to help prevent bullying
What's Cooking: Recipe
Arrest in Murder for Hire: Orange County District Attorney (845) 291-2050
Unveil new jail complex: Dutchess County Government FB page
Group opposed to controversial Orange Co. Power plant: Protect Orange County website
Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse (845) 249-4873
Mt. Vernon man guilty plea: US Attorney's Office website
Housing discrimination settlement: NYS Attorney General website
Flood water discussion: Village of Port Chester FB page
Laptop Giveaway: Yonkers Arts Space (914) 219 - 4946

Oct. 10

Statement in Support of Israel: Westchester Government website
Stolen car followed from Westchester to CT: Greenwich Police FB page
Man arrested in burglary: New Rochelle Police website
Series of car break ins: Yorktown police FB page
Statement in support of Israel: Rockland DA's FB page
Man charged exposing himself: Saugerties police website
Two arrested for shoplifting: Saugerties Police website
New Blood Donation Center to Newburgh: American Red Cross (518) 458-8111
SUV into school building: Yonkers Police FB page 
School 9 closed after SUV into building: Yonkers Public Schools website
Lottery scam warning: Port Chester PD FB page
Leaf pick-up begins: Village of Rye Brook
SUV into school building: Yonkers Police FB page 
School 9 closed after SUV into building: Yonkers Public Schools website
Lottery scam warning: Port Chester PD FB page
Leaf pick-up begins: Village of Rye Brook
Rally for Unity: Chabad of Orange County (845) 782-2770
Arrest after domestic dispute call: Ulster County Sheriff FB page
NYS Comptroller report on fiscal health: City of Newburgh FB page
Orange County Farm celebrates Halloween: Thunderbird Farms website

Oct. 9

Fire Prevention Week: NFPA.org
Getting Americans out of Israel: Rep. Lawler's X feed
Fire on Parkway: Westchester County Police (914) 864-7700
Columbus Day Carnival: Eastchester event website
Free applications for NY colleges: Gov. Hochul website
Dutchess County Drug Task Force: 845-463-6040/DrugTaskForceTips@gmail.com
State Department: Crisis intake form or 1-833-890-9595 (toll free) and 606-641-0131 (local).
Mobility Scooter store: Town of Greenburgh Website
Friends of Muscoot Farm fundraiser: Westchester County Parks website
Getting NY'ers home from Israel: Rep. Mike Lawler FB page
Extra patrols now in place: Town of Ramapo PD FB page
Weekend shooting investigation: City of Poughkeepsie Police (845) 451-4000

Oct. 8

NYS Colleges Waiving Application Fees: More Information
Putnam County Personnel Department Online Examination Application: Website

Oct. 6

Flooding Survey: More Information
Crash on Saw Mill: Westchester County Police (914) 864-7700
Hotline helping city residents: Yonkers Mayor's Hotline (914) 377-4357
Columbus Day celebration begins: Eastchester website
Fall Foliage trains: MTA website
Poughkeepsie man selling drugs on probation: Dutchess County Sheriff website
Two injured in Ulster Park crash: Ulster County Sheriff FB page
Fall festival road closures: Village of Cornwall website
Fall Foliage trains: MTA website
Water sparked battery fire: Warwick School District (845) 987-3000
Sexual abuse at school: Highland School District (845) 691-1000
Mental Health Response unit: Town of Wallkill PD FB page
Meeting with bus crash first responders: Orange County Government website
2024 Budget presentation: Putnam County Government website
County digital program: Connect Westchester website
Input for village projects: Sleepy Hollow village website

Oct. 5

Walden man home invasion arrest: City of Hudson Police (518) 828-3388
Highland student assaults investigation: State Police Troop F (845) 344-5300
Scouts celebrate Ulster camp: Girls Scouts Heart of the Hudson website
Searching for Christmas Tree: Middletown BID website
Interim Superintendent to stay on: Garrison School District website
Help to find new Superintendent: Brewster School District FB page
2024 Budget proposal: Putnam County website
Riverfest now cancelled: Yonkers BID FB page
Brewster Schools email: boe@brewsterschools.org
Arrest car break-in suspect: Yonkers Police FB page
Motorcyclist in WMC: State Police Troop K (845) 677-7300
City detective honored: City of Yonkers website
Briarcliff Manor store closing: Wondrous Things FB page
Violations at adult care facility: Rockland County Buildings and Codes (845) 364-3700
Inappropriate conduct at county jail: Kingston Police (845) 331-1671
DWI charge in Montebello: Town of Ramapo Police FB page

Oct. 4

Yonkers opioid outreach program: (914) 377-7293 and website
Second swastika investigation: Carmel School District website
Details on Mt. Vernon burglaries: Mt. Vernon Police Dept. (914) 665-2500
Corrections officer arrest: Carmel Police Dept. (845) 628-1300
Motorcyclist in critical condition: State Police (845) 677-7300
Hate Crime Training symposium: Westchester District Attorney's Office (914) 995-3414
Taking large tree down: Village of Croton-on-Hudson 
Nationwide test today: FEMA website
Motorcyclist in critical condition: State Police (845) 677-7300
Gov. Hochul signs deepfake image bill: Sen. Hinchey senate website
National Taco Day: Deals
School consolidation plan: Suffern School District website
Attempted murder sentencing: Orange County District Attorney FB page
Palisades ramp closure: NYS DOT advisories website
Rockland County Blood Drive Sign Up: More information

Oct. 3

Man in hate crime found dead in hotel: Orange County DA's office (845) 291-2050
Poughkeepsie man sells property he did not own: Ulster County Sheriff FB page
School Consolidation plan: Suffern School Board Meeting tonight
Gold Star Family event: Rockland County Government FB page
Break-ins investigation: Mt. Vernon Police Dept. (914) 665-2500
Appointments for debris pick up: City of New Rochelle (914) 235-4654
Commercial building fire: Mt. Kisco Fire Dept. (914) 666-4692
Hispanic Mental Health Group: Que Paso Latinx website
Community Block Grants: City of Yonkers website
New York State DMV: Website
National Insurance Crime Bureau: VIN-check tool
Wappingers Falls Police Department: (845) 297-1011
Commercial building fire: Mt. Kisco Fire Dept. (914) 666-4692
Person shot in leg: New Rochelle Police Dept. (914) 654-2300
Driver across traffic into garage: Tuckahoe Police Dept. (914) 961-4800
Storm-related debris removal: City of Yonkers website
New Rochelle Department of Public Works: 914-235-4654
Lake pathway closed today, Wednesday: Westchester County Parks Twitter feed
2024 County Budget proposal: Rockland Government website
Car chase, wrecked vehicle and tickets: State police newsroom website
Boy in lake remains hospitalized: Town of Ramapo Police (845) 357-2400
Cannabis Management investigation: Sen. Skoufis (845) 567-1270

Oct. 2

Selling cannabis to minor: Dutchess County Drug Task force website
86-year-old man found safe: Town of Poughkeepsie Police FB page
Swastika painted on vehicle: Clarkstown Police (914) 639-5800
Boy survives falling into lake: Town of Ramapo PD (845) 357-2400
Pulled fire alarm accidental: Rep. Bowman X (Twitter) feed
2003 Tour De Yonkers: Yonkers Bike Club website https://www.yonkersbikeclub.org/
200th anniversary parade: Port Chester Fire Dept. FB page
Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Westchester County Government website
Elmsford overpass replacement closures: NYS DOT advisories website
Fundraiser for group helping families of sick children: Ronald McDonald House, Dylan's Fun Run
Pizza slice artist at it again: Pepe Pizza (914) 961-8284

Oct. 1

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Resources
Ozempic Information from the FDA: More Information

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