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Dutchess County

Sarwat Lodhi with her sons, Mugthba Lodhi, 13, and Zain Lodhi, 9. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Dutchess County Father Killed Wife, Sons In Murder-Suicide

The search for a missing mother came to a tragic end on Friday. Police in Dutchess County said that a body found beside a road was that of the woman whose husband and two sons were found shot dead Thursday.

11/22/2013

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Dutchess County Neighborhood Scarred By Symbols Of Hate

A swastika was spray-painted on a car parked at Old Sylvan Lake Road in Hopewell Junction on Friday night.

09/28/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

Report: 15-Year-Old Charged In Connection With Shocking Crime

Police say they’ve arrested a 15-year-old boy who forced a 7-year-old girl to perform a sex act on him and then started a fire in an attempt to kill her in New York’s Hudson Valley.

08/31/2013

Tornado Warning

Tornado Warning Issued, Dropped For Parts Of Tri-State Area

A tornado warning was issued Tuesday for parts of the Tri-State Area, and a spotter reported that a tornado touched down upstate.

05/21/2013

Hastings-on-Hudson in Westchester County after Sandy (credit: Lisa Maxwell)

Northern Suburbs, Hudson Valley Still Struggling With Power, Water Outages After Sandy

For those north of New York City, life is still not normal since superstorm Sandy hit on Monday. Many are without power and some can’t drink the water.

10/31/2012

The remains of the Sullivan home in Carmel, N.Y., destroyed earlier this year by fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Coroner: Larchmont Police Captain, Family Died Of Smoke Inhalation In Carmel Fire

The Putnam County coroner said based on the preliminary autopsy results, it “probably” means Larchmont Police Captain Thomas Sullivan, his wife Donna and their two daughters, 17-year-old Meghan and 15-year-old Mairead, died before they were burned.

05/02/2012

Buying Snowblowers at Lowe's in Butler, N.J. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

With Wintry Weather & Snow On Its Way, Tri-State Residents Say ‘It’s Nuts’

Starting Saturday afternoon, a wintry mix is expected to hit the Tri-State Area.

10/28/2011

Apple Pie Contest Sign - Annandale-on-Hudson - Oct 14, 2011 (credit: Deborah Rodriguez / WCBS 880)

Apple Pie Contest Saturday In Dutchess County

Montgomery Place Orchards in Annandale-on-Hudson´╗┐ (that’s upstate near Red Hook) grows sixty varieties of antique apples, and this time of year, they like to see which ones bake up best.

10/14/2011

A utility crew is seen at work in Lewisboro, NY - Aug 31, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

President Obama Signs Irene Disaster Declaration For Upstate New York Counties

President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in New York after Tropical Storm Irene, freeing up federal recovery funds.

08/31/2011

Flooding along Albany Post Rd (Route 9A) in Buchanan, NY (credit: Facebook fan pic by Mark Angelides)

Northern Suburbs Continue To Clean Up After Hurricane Irene

From Westchester County to Dutchess County and beyond, New York City’s northern suburbs are still cleaning up from the torrential rains of Hurricane Irene.

08/29/2011

2010 Dutchess County Fair - Rhinebeck, NY (credit: Garret Lown Photography via Dutchess County Agricultural Society)

Stories From Main Street: 166th Dutchess County Fair Is Ready For Business

At the 166th Dutchess County Fair the emphasis will be on the best home-baked pie, the cows and baby pigs.

08/22/2011

Milbrook Vineyards & Winery (file / credit: Millbrook Vineyards & Winery)

New York State Wine Industry On The Upswing

The economy may be in dire straights, but there is one industry in New York that is growing by leaps and bounds.

08/15/2011

Stephen Shand (credit: Handout)

Suspect Stephen Shand Arrested In Killing Of Dutchess County College Student Kathryn Filiberti

Police charged Shand with homicide and a grand jury began hearing evidence Thursday. An indictment and more details about the case are expected next week.

08/11/2011

Rosie The Comfort Dog (credit: CBS 2)

Use Of Golden Retriever In Rape Case Courts Controversy In New York

The defense team said that the comfort dog’s presence in the courtroom prejudiced the jury against their client, who was convicted and is now serving jail time.

08/10/2011

Sprout Creek Farm - La Grange, NY (file / credit: Sprout Creek Farm)

Stories From Main Street: Sprout Creek Farm Teaches Students Important Lessons Outside Of The Classroom

Just outside Poughkeepsie, Sprout Creek Farm is a unique place – an outdoor classroom full of kids.

05/23/2011

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