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Central Hudson responds to Tropical Storm Isaias

Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation is addressing service interruptions caused by strong, gusty winds combined with heavy rains, brought by Tropical Storm Isaias. These conditions are …

Thriving ecosystem

There is a new hiking trail that is about to open on the southern tip of town named the Marlboro Nature Trail that has been years in the making. Tony Falco, a member of the Marlborough Trail …

Schools refine opening plans

Throughout the summer, the Marlboro and Highland School Districts have been developing scenarios on how the 2020-21 school year will open, what the year will look like and how they will deliver …

Feds pledge $5 million for Ulster Area Transit

On Tuesday U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19), U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer, and Kirsten Gillibrand announced $4,999,882 in CARES Act emergency federal funding for the Ulster County Area …

Attorney to Lloyd Town Board: Just say no

Recently the Lloyd Town Board passed a resolution by a vote of 3-2 that granted a waiver from a town moratorium for an Assisted Living project that will allow it to go before the Planning Board for …

SUNY Engineering HUB earns LEED certification

SUNY New Paltz’s Engineering Innovation Hub has earned LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Buildings Council. LEED is the internationally recognized symbol of sustainable construction …

Family thanks Plattekill Police Department

The July 15th Plattekill Town Board meeting opened on a high note with Supervisor Joe Croce reading a thank you card from the Fuller family that was addressed to Chief Joseph Ryan, Lt. William Smith …

School district: parents are conflicted on reopening plans

The Newburgh Enlarged City School District [NECSD] held a virtual presentation on Facebook on its potential reopen in the fall last Friday afternoon. Although nothing is final yet, the district …

Street closures draw mixed reaction

The City of Newburgh held the last weekend of its Liberty Street pilot closure this past weekend. Starting on July 10, the section of Liberty Street between Ann Street and Washington Street was …

Farmer’s Market returns to Safe Harbors

Common Ground Farm is pleased to announce the start of the 2020 Newburgh Farmers’ Market season. The market will be open every Saturday from 10-2 pm until the last day of the season on November …