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Lloyd Councilman Lenny Auchmoody said there is a proposal to change property on the riverfront back to Waterfront Business, a designation that lapsed a decade ago. He said reviving this today would … more
Last week Lloyd Councilman Joe Mazzetti thanked Town Clerk Wendy Rosinski for supplying him with town documents, “because as a councilman I received an email that no information would be … more
The Highland Business Association hosted a Sidewalk Mixer last Thursday evening in the Hamlet of Highland, giving everyone a chance to spend some time meeting shop owners in a socially distanced … more
Last week, Ulster County Sheriff Juan Figueroa issued a check for $10,689 to the Town of Plattekill as their share for participating in the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team in 2019. … more
A number of years ago artist and teacher Elina Cordani purchased a former pub on Western Avenue in Milton and transformed it into a beautiful gallery, renaming it Art From The Heart. Because of … more
A plan to expand the size of Kimlin Energy’s parking lot sparked a dispute about the protection of bog turtles, an endangered species suspected to inhabit the desired lot, at the Town of … more
In the aftermath of destructive Tropical Storm Isaias, Senator James Skoufis (D-Hudson Valley) and Senator Jen Metzger (D-Rosendale) are demanding that Central Hudson, one of the Mid-Hudson’s … more
Highland High School celebrated its graduating seniors one more time, Thursday, in three separate, socially-distanced ceremonies. Here are some memories of that special day. Photos courtesy … more
This summer, Highland High School (HHS) welcomed a new assistant principal: Kevin Murphy. He is replacing Ryan Judge, who accepted a position as the principal of Highland Middle School.Murphy, a … more
Last Thursday the Highland Central School District honored the Class of 2020 with near traditional graduation ceremonies that were held outdoors on the school’s football field. The district … more
Last week, Marlboro Superintendent Michael Brooks laid out his administration’s ‘Return To Learn’ plan for reopening the school district in some form in September. He said planning … more
On Aug. 1, Friend’s Corner Tea and Snack Bar opened their doors at 6 Main St. to people in the Highland community offering refreshing Asian Culture. Sheryll Petilos Rincon, before coming up … more
Businesses United in Diversity (BUD) will host a one-day expo highlighting more than fifteen Black-and-minority owned businesses in Ulster County on Saturday, August 8 in the parking lot of the DMV … more
Last week Boy Scout Joe Desole, of Troop 72, received the support of the Marlborough Town Board to build an octagon gazebo, 12 feet in diameter, at the Town Park to complete the final requirement to … more
Reopening plans have been announced for the Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of New York. This includes Most Precious Blood in Walden. Since April, the Catholic Schools Reopening Council has … more
Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, on Friday, July 31, announced the release of the District Attorney’s Office 2019 Annual Report. The Report outlines the structure of the … more
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 … more
U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) was recognized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce with their inaugural Jefferson-Hamilton Award for Bipartisanship. The award recognizes members of Congress … more
  Members of the Highland High School Class of 2020 will be honored on Thursday, July 30, in three separate ceremonies at the Dr. Carl F. Meekins Football Field at Highland High … more
In just a few very busy weeks, about 45 teachers, therapists, and counselors created summer school kits for the 700 children that are now participating in Orange-Ulster BOCES Special Education … more
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