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Pictured from left to right: Victor Apolinar, Andrew Flores, Roger Mann. (Credit: Clarkstown Police Department)

3 Arrested On Drug Charges After Police Search New City Home

According to police, the search warrant was issued because of an investigation into complaints of drugs being sold at the home, on West Clarkstown Road in New City.

09/25/2014

Police in Rockland County are investigating the murder of Peggy Nadell, 81. (Credit CBS 2)

Complaint: Money Motivated Slaying Of Rockland County Grandmother

A court document Thursday said money was the motive in the slaying of a popular Rockland County widow and grandmother whose daughter has been charged with her murder.

05/22/2014

Stories from Main Street (credit: CBSNewYork)

Stories From Main Street: Rockland Man Paralyzed In Surfing Accident Bolstered By Supporters

The New City husband and father was paralyzed following a surfing accident at the Jersey shore last fall.

04/28/2014

Jojo John (credit: handout)

Boat Driver Charged In Last Summer’s Fatal Hudson River Crash Makes Court Appearance

Prosecutors say Jojo John was under the influence and at the controls of the 19-foot power boat as it slammed into a construction barge last July, killing Lindsey Stewart and Mark Lennon.

04/22/2014

Rockland Snow

Snowstorm Makes Mess Of Roads, Causes Power Woes In Westchester, Rockland

Up to 18 inches of snow could fall on parts of Putnam and Rockland counties. Lesser amounts, between 6 to 10 inches, are expected in Westchester.

02/13/2014

Jojo John (credit: handout)

Toxicology Results In For Boater In Crash That Left Bride-To-Be, Best Man Dead

Authorities said the toxicology report, which hasn’t been made public, supports their investigation and should lead to an indictment in the summer’s fatal Hudson River barge collision.

10/09/2013

Saint Augustine School in New City, N.Y. (file / credit: Saint Augustine School)

It’s Last Week For 26 Schools In New York Archdiocese

As the Archdiocese looks to consolidate and streamline for long-term viability, 45 percent of the some 4,000 displaced students will reportedly not return to Catholic schools.

06/19/2013

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More Rain Monday After Storms Soak Tri-State Area Sunday

Forecasters say rain Monday morning will taper off to showers before finally ending in the afternoon. A few spots could also have a thunderstorm.

06/03/2013

Brush Fire (file / credit: clipart.com)

Warm Weather Sparks Brush Fire Worry

Most people probably welcome the warm weather, except, maybe, for some local fire officials worried about the potential for more brush fires.

04/09/2013

Moishe Turner (credit: CBS 2)

Rockland County Man Spared Prison Time For Sexually Abusing Boy, 14

A 59-year-old Rockland County man got to go home without serving time in prison, after admitting to sex acts on seven different occasions with a 14-year-old boy.

03/19/2013

New City home where police said an attempted murder-suicide was carried out. Feb. 28, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

Police: 7-Year-Old Stable After Being Stabbed Repeatedly By Her Own Mother

The little girl’s 68-year-old father, Dr. Kristappa Sangavaram, told CBS 2 by phone that “the girl is doing okay. I thank everyone for their prayers.”

03/01/2013

New City home where police said an attempted murder-suicide was carried out. Feb. 28, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

Police: New City Woman Stabbed Daughter Before Killing Herself

Police are investigating a possible attempted murder-suicide in Rockland County.

02/28/2013

Rockland County Fire Feb. 14 (Lou Young/CBS 2)

Elderly Mother, Disabled Daughter Killed In New City House Fire

Rockland County Deputy Fire Coordinator George Drescher said the fire was so far advanced that firefighters “could only do what they could do.”

02/14/2013

Saint Augustine School - New City, N.Y. (file / credit: Google Maps)

Rockland Catholic School Could Sue To Keep Itself Open

Refusing to accept the New York Archdiocese’s order to close, parents at Saint Augustine School in New City are exploring their legal options.

02/14/2013

Smoke Detector (credit: clipart.com)

Rockland County Residents Neglecting Smoke Detectors

It’s a wake up call for us all, the disturbing trend in Rockland County.

02/13/2013

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