Columnists

St. Francis’ choir needs singers

Greetings from River City. As I take a break from writing the column, I am getting ready to do the yams for Thanksgiving dinner, an annual endeavor. Family and friends will gather at Chris’ and …
Leptondale Church to host Christmas concert Take the time during your busy holiday season to rest, relax and take care of yourself.We tend to pull all the celebrations ahead of ourselves. On November 25, 2019, Senator James Skoufis awarded the …
Hudson Valley Honor Flight hosts luncheon Advent is upon us, reminding us to slow down and prepare for the joyful time of the celebration of Jesus’s birth. But most of us are already stressed with the usual demands of family, work, and …
St. Thomas to host Christmas bazaar Hello New Windsor. I hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving last week. My brother and his family were in NY for Thanksgiving and they brought my niece Emma’s boyfriend with them for the trip. …
Orange Lake winters Winter won’t officially arrive this year until nearly midnight on December 21 but you can’t convince most Newburghers of that since the weekend snow and ice storm that clicked against our …
School News

New Windsor School hosts Thanksgiving Bingo

This month New Windsor School held their Gold Card activity “Thanksgiving Bingo” as part of their PBIS program. Students who followed the expectations: be respectful, be responsible, be ready, be …

GAMS hosts annual Pre-K Thanksgiving Feast

Last week, GAMS Pre-K Center held their Annual Thanksgiving Feast where students enjoyed delicious food and participated in various activities. Students were able to reflect on what they were most …

The Accelerator hosts second annual Emerging Leaders Youth Conference

The Accelerator, a certified New York State incubator focused on bringing manufacturing back to the mid-Hudson Valley, recently partnered with the Orange County Youth Bureau to host the Second Annual Emerging Leaders Youth Conference for sophomore, junior and senior students throughout Orange County.

Bishop Dunn garden, benches, pavilion blessed

Fr. Gregoire Fluet, chaplain of Mount Saint Mary College and director of Campus Ministry, blessed Bishop Dunn Memorial School’s new Rosemarie Moffa Pavilion, the school’s Sensory Garden, …

Teachers work to increase library resources to students

Instructional Technology Facilitators (ITF) Mrs. Helen Zoutis and Library Media Specialist Ms. Cathy Gilligan are on a mission to provide access to free resources to scholars through Newburgh Free …
Briefs
St. George’s Church to host comedy fundraiser

St. George’s Episcopal Church, 105 Grand Street, Newburgh, is holding a Comedy Night Fundraiser, Saturday, December 7 in the parish hall, beginning at 6 p.m. The three stand-up comedians take …

Support Our Heroes seeks your help

Junior League recognizes the Rising Stars of 2019

Who's Who in Housing Community Forum set for December 4

Town police investigate rape

Mount Saint Mary College to host talk on restorative justice

Jenifer Lee-Gonyea, associate professor of Criminology, will be leading a talk on restorative justice on Thursday, October 3 at Mount Saint Mary College. “Using Restorative Justice to …

College News

Students recently completed the requirements for graduation from their academic degree or certificate programs at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy, NY. The college’s Class of 2019, which …

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. …
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