Newburgh

Jason “J.J.” Rivera (left) and Elijah “Papito” Martinez speak on Nov. 28, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/CBS2)

Children Rescued From Snowbank In Newburgh Speak Out

Two boys who had been trapped for hours under a huge pile of snow in Newburgh are speaking out about their ordeal.

11/28/2014

Rescuers dig two children out of the snow in Newburgh early on Thursday, Nov. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Children Rescued After Being Buried Under Snowbank In Newburgh

Police and neighbors raced early Thanksgiving Day to rescue two children who found themselves trapped in a snowbank in Newburgh, Orange County.

11/27/2014

Beatrice Camper, John Murray (credit: Handout)

New York Man Gets Life In Prison For 2012 Murder Of Suburban Cab Driver

A New Yorker who was convicted in the love-triangle killing of a suburban cab driver has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

09/30/2014

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

The alleged ring leader of a bank fraud scheme that affected customers in Westchester County, Orange County, the Bronx, Long Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. (Credit: CBS 2)

Tellers At Multiple Banks Charged With Stealing From Customers In Fraud Scheme

Prosecutors Tuesday said hundreds of customers at White Plains bank are victims of theft – and the thieves are tellers who allegedly took their money.

09/16/2014

USGS says a 2.5-magnitude earthquake hit at around 10:46 a.m. in Hudson Highlands in the Hudson Valley. (Credit: CBS 2)

USGS: ‘Micro-Earthquake’ Hits Hudson Valley

Seismologists said the quake registered at a 2.5-magnitude when it hit at around 10:46 a.m. It was about 3 miles below ground, they said.

07/05/2014

Terry Camper (credit: Handout)

Wife’s Lover Convicted In Husband’s Murder In Peekskill

The Westchester County district attorney said John Murray, of Newburgh, was found guilty Thursday in the killing of Terrance Camper.

04/17/2014

Snow surrounds a car on Feb. 5, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

NYC’s Northern Suburbs Take Brunt Of Storm

One of the biggest obstacles come on I-84, where Gov. Andrew Cuomo implemented a full vehicle ban between the Connecticut and Pennsylvania borders for about six hours,

02/05/2014

Generic Firefighter File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Newburgh Man Killed In Early Morning House Fire

An 82-year-old man is dead and his daughter is hospitalized after an intense fire destroyed their two-story wood house in the city of Newburgh.

11/03/2013

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

The Saugerties Lighthouse (credit: Thinkstock)

History & Adventure Travel Guide: 48 Hours In The Hudson Valley

The Hudson Valley is rich in sites recounting early New York State history. It’s time to gas up and get your Valley on!

06/17/2013

Lap4Life. (credit: CBS 2)

Lap4Life Annual Run/Walk To Help Raise Funds For Rare Condition

The run/walk will be held June 22 at Chadwick Lake Park in Newburgh, N.Y.

06/16/2013

Newburgh Standoff Scene (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Newburgh Standoff Becomes Chaotic Scene Before Police Subdue Suspect

Suspect Gosford Lembhard jumped out a window and fled towards the front of the house in which he had been holed up in for ten hours.

12/05/2012

Crucifix at Church of St. Patrick

Deeply Religious Newburgh Man Crushed By Falling Crucifix, Loses Leg

David Jimenez believed his devotion to a crucifix was responsible for his wife being cured of cancer. Well, the crucifix fell on him, crushing one of his legs, which had to be amputated.

10/26/2012

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Newburgh Police Say Disappearance Prompting AMBER Alert ‘Did Not Occur’

An AMBER Alert was issued based on reports from several witnesses — children ages 5 to 11 — who said they saw the 5-year-old girl being abducted near South Junior High School around 4 p.m. Wednesday.

09/06/2012

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