96, passed away on March 3, 2018 at the Bayonne Medical Center. Tony was born in Bayonne and resided there all his life. He proudly served his country in World War II in the U.S. Army. He was a retired Inspector for the U.S. Government, working at the Military Ocean Terminal in Bayonne for over 30 years. After retirement, he worked for Stars & Stripes also at the M.O.T.B.Y. Husband of the late Nancy (nee: Fracasso). Father of John Peluso. Grandfather of Rebecca Peluso. Brother of the late Lena, Anna, Minnie, Julia, John, and Peter Peluso. He is also survived by many Nieces & Nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to; Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas, 66675-8517 (envelopes will be available at the Funeral Home). Funeral arrangements by G. KEENEN O’BRIEN Funeral Home, 984 Avenue C.
Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Accuweather.comA winter storm is forecast to dump 4-to-8 inches of snow on Long Island late Wednesday night into Thursday, when the precipitation is expected change into rain before switching back to snow.The National Weather Service issued a winter storm watch for much of the tri-state area, including Nassau and Suffolk counties, from midnight Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday, which is Valentine’s Day.“Snowfall will make travel treacherous on Thursday,” meteorologists in the agency’s Upton office said in a statement. “Heavy…wet snow may cause some weak…flat roof structures to collapse and trees will be susceptible to falling.”Downed trees may bring down power lines and cause outages. There may reportedly be some minor coastal flooding as well due to astronomically higher than usual tides stemming from the full moon on Friday.The flakes are forecast to start falling while temperatures are in the 20s on Wednesday night and will change to rain when temps go above freezing Thursday afternoon. Once the mercury drops back below freezing Thursday night into early Friday morning, the precipitation is expected to switch into snow again.Northeast winds of 20-to-30 mph with gusts of up to 35 mph during the storm could reduce visibility to ¼ mile at times.The chance of snow and rain lingers through Friday evening before partly sunny skies move in for the weekend, when temps will be in the 30s. The storm forecast is expected to change once it nears.
Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A 31-year-old Brooklyn woman died when her motorcycle crashed into a car on a Southern State Parkway exit ramp in Valley Stream over the weekend.New York State police said Antionette Phillips was riding a Kawasaki eastbound when she attempted to pass traffic by entering the exit ramp for Corona Avenue, struck a Honda Odyssey and was ejected from the motorcycle at 7:33 p.m. Saturday.Phillips was taken to Franklin General Hospital, where she died shortly later.State Police found no criminality involved but ask anyone that witnessed this crash to call them 631-756-3300. All calls will remain confidential.
AURORA, Ind. — Two Dearborn County residents have been arrested after police say they attacked a woman.According to police, Daniel Backus, 46, of Lawrenceburg, and Stephanie L. Horn, 39, of Greendale, both attacked the woman at her home in Aurora.The victim told police that the 2 knocked on her door, and Backus grabbed her by her hair and pulled her outside.She also told police that Horn bounced her head off the curb, while Backus was yelling to kill her.Police say the woman had multiple cuts and lacerations to her hands and face, and was treated by paramedics on scene, but refused to be taken to the hospital.Her family later took her after becoming dizzy and lightheaded. According to Police, they tried to contact both Horn and Backus after the report, but Backus’ phone had been disconnected.Horn told police that the woman had threatened her sister in a text message, and she told Backus to stop at the woman’s house.Horn and Backus were arrested on charges of Battery causing Injury.