City of Newburgh

Police Arrest Suspect In Newburgh Homicide

Apr 8, 2015
Courtesy of the Office of the Orange County District Attorney

Police have arrested a suspect in the beating death of a Newburgh man outside a bar and restaurant in the city.

The New York State attorney general has announced an agreement with the City of Newburgh Police Department to provide greater access for residents who do not speak English.

The agreement ensures language access for one of the state’s so-called Limited English Proficient, or LEP, communities. Kristen Clarke is the Civil Rights Bureau Chief at the state attorney general’s office. She says her office received information and complaints, and heard from advocates about the problems in communicating with law enforcement in various parts of the state.

NYS AG Candidate Discusses Crime In Newburgh

Jul 25, 2014
WAMC, Allison Dunne

The Republican candidate for New York state attorney general stopped in Orange County Thursday. He was in Newburgh to talk with local elected officials about what is needed to cut down on the city’s crime.

U.S. Senators Seek Transportation Funds For Newburgh

Jun 19, 2014
WAMC, Allison Dunne

New York’s two U.S. senators are pushing for federal funds to develop a long-term plan to upgrade transportation infrastructure in an Orange County locale. WAMC’s Allison Dunne has more.

Saratoga Casino and Raceway

Both the City and Town of Newburgh held special meetings Wednesday night, in relation to a proposed casino that would be located in the town.

Saratoga Casino and Raceway

There will be two special meetings Wednesday evening in Orange County pertaining to casino resolutions. The first one gets underway at 6.

They Say It's The First Such Office in the City

Apr 6, 2013
Doug Kerr, flickr

The celebratory opening of a New York congressional office gets underway Saturday. It is reportedly the first such congressional office in the City of Newburgh.