Columnists

‘We Are Newburgh’ to host BBQ

Greetings from River City. Regular readers of this column know that I have a lot of respect for the police. Are they perfect? Are they always right? No. Neither are we, despite the fact that we do …
Meet Pete D’Antonio and Conley Hello New Windsor! Being the Director of Parks and Recreation, I get to meet a lot of really good people, many of whom are Law Enforcement Officers. One of these fine people I have met is Pete …
Registration conducted for fall soccer A different type of summer vacation last week. Spent time in the woods, two days with granddaughters and daughter. Four days with hubby, reconnecting, enjoying food and the quietness of the …
The next Blue Mass scheduled for Setember 15 Greg Gaetano wants to get the word out to the public! Knights of Columbus, Msgr. Henry O’Carroll Council 444, Annual Blue Mass & Special Remembrance Mass for all First Responders and …
The lives of an old foundry Out of a dusty closet, wonderful things can sometimes emerge. Recently, someone gave the Newburgh Historical Society a scrapbook that seems to have belonged to the Spier family. A few of the …
School News

College News

Kayla DuBois, of Newburgh, was named to the 2019 Dean’s List at Union College.DuBois is a member of the Class of 2019, majoring in Biomedical Engineering.Comprised annually, the Union College …

Mount, Newburgh schools team up for educational summer fun

This summer, young students from the Newburgh area explored Science, Nursing, and Biology at Mount Saint Mary College. Empire Summer, a collaboration between the Mount and the Newburgh Enlarged …

School supply lists available at website

Parents from local schools have a new tool in their back-to-school bag of tricks this year as all of their school’s supply lists are now posted on TeacherLists.com. With just one or two clicks, …

College News

About 1,900 Hofstra University students earned their undergraduate, graduate, or law degrees during commencement ceremonies on May 19-20, 2019 at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. …

Mount receives $15,000 grant to renovate chapel’s confessional

Mount Saint Mary College’s Chapel of the Most Holy Rosary in the Dominican Center will soon have its confessional renovated, thanks to the efforts of Fr. Gregoire Fluet, chaplain and director …
Briefs
First Street fire

Newburgh FD was dispatched to a structure fire on First Street on August 7. City of Newburgh Police Officers arrived and got everyone out of the residence. Active fire was seen coming from second …

River rescue

Jacobson calls for quick study on effects of PFAS

Jacobson introduces bill to ban sale of bulletproof vests

City begins foreclosure proceedings

Mount hosts Family Literacy Night at Newburgh Armory

Young minds from the City of Newburgh and beyond embraced the power of the written word at Family Literacy Night, spearheaded by Mount Saint Mary College teacher candidates.Hosted at the Newburgh …

SUNY Orange celebrates 69th commencement

Graduate Stephanie Ann Carter spoke of the shared “community” that she and her fellow graduates have built at SUNY Orange, while also celebrating her classmates’ respective …

600 receive degrees at Mount Saint Mary College Commencement

Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, recognized 600 graduates at its 56thannual Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 18. Of the 600 graduates, the college awarded 120 master’s degrees and …
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