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Nika the dog was found in Ocala, Florida, two years after she vanished from the home of Giuseppe DiBella of Newburgh. (Credit: CBS 2)

Missing Newburgh, N.Y. Man’s Dog Found All The Way In Florida

An Orange County man had all but given up hope on finding his dog after two years, but believe it or not, the dog was found safe – all the way in Florida.

09/16/2014

Metro-North Railroad

Metro North To Cut Parking Fees At West-Of-Hudson Stations

Starting in the fall Metro-North riders will see reduced parking fees at west-of-Hudson stations.

07/29/2014

Sylvia Harden, 35, is charged with leaving a child under 2 years old in a car in Orange County. (Credit: Town of Woodbury Police)

Woman Accused Of Leaving Child Alone In Car Outside Orange County Mall

A woman was out of custody on bail Tuesday, after being arrested in Orange County for allegedly leaving a child unattended in a car.

07/22/2014

A New York State Trooper guards Gilgo Beach on Long Island as authorities resume their search for bodies - Dec 5, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Police: N.J. Shooting Suspect Caught In Routine Traffic Stop In Orange County

A seemingly routine traffic stop in Orange County resulted in the arrest of a Paterson, New Jersey man wanted for attempted murder, New York State Police said.

07/19/2014

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Community Weighs In On Possible Casino Near Woodbury Common Premium Outlets

A Caesar’s Casino proposed just down the road from Woodbury Commons near the Harriman train station had plenty of support at a second public hearing on Monday night.

06/03/2014

Rendering of casino proposed in New York (Credit: CBS 2)

Developers Propose Casino Resorts For Upstate New York

Casinos are a jackpot of billions of dollars and thousands of jobs to begin with. And for the Catskills, a chance to reclaim the glory days of the old lavish resort hotels.

05/27/2014

Pine Bush Students At UN

CBS 2 Exclusive: Students From District Plagued By Anti-Semitism Meet Holocaust Survivors

Students from an Orange County school plagued by accusations of anti-Semitism were given a lesson in tolerance Monday.

03/10/2014

A nurse uses a syringe to prepare an injection of the combined Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination (file/credit: GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

Confirmed Case Of Measles Detected In Orange County

A resident contracted measles but it’s not clear where or when the person was infected. Anyone with a rash and fever should call a medical provider before visiting an emergency room.

02/25/2014

TOUCH food pantry  (credit: touch-ny.org)

Stories From Main Street: Rockland’s Food Pantries Join Forces

TOUCH, which stands for Together Our Unity Can Heal, is celebrating 25 years of service. The more than 50 food pantries in Rockland County are joining forces to meet the need.

01/27/2014

Paraglider Accident

Man Killed In Orange County Paragliding Accident

A paragliding accident left a man dead Wednesday on a frozen river in Orange County.

12/04/2013

Pine Bush Rally

Pine Bush Residents Rally In Protest After Anti-Semitic Bullying Allegations

Neighbors rallied in the Orange County municipality of Pine Bush Sunday night, saying the good name of their town has been besmirched following reports of anti-Semitic bullying at an area school.

11/10/2013

Pine Bush Central School District in Orange County is accused of ignoring alleged anti-Semitic bullying. (credit: CBS 2)

State To Investigate Accusations Of Anti-Semitic Bullying In Orange County Hamlet

A federal lawsuit filed by three local families in the Pine Bush community of Orange County claims the school district tolerates the harassment of Jewish students.

11/08/2013

David Carlson is charged with second-degree murder. (credit: CBS 2)

Expert: Orange County Shotgun Killing Trial To Test Limits Of Deadly Force

An Orange County man was back in his home Friday night for the first time in a week — the same home he said he was defending when a fleeing rape suspect was shot and killed.

10/18/2013

Students at a high school in Orange County built a motorcycle the recently set a new land speed record. (Credit CBS 2)

Orange County Students Work Together To Set Record With School Project

The bike set a new record for its category and was taken apart in Pine Bush by the same teens who built it.

09/05/2013

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Reward Offered In Search For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed 86-Year-Old Man

A reward of up to $2,500 is being offered to help find the hit-and-run driver who killed an 86-year-old man as he checked his mailbox in front of his upstate New York home.

09/02/2013

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