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County offers resources for substance use and mental health

The effects of COVID-19 have been challenging for many individuals and families. According to the CDC, 40 percent of adults have struggled with mental health or substance use during the …

Become a Friend of the Highland Library

You can support the library and become a Friend of the Highland Library today! The Friends of the Library is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising public awareness of library related …

Online local history trivia night returns

On select Thursdays in February and March at 7 p.m. (2/11, 2/25, 3/11 & 3/25) join staff from the Marlboro Library for Local History Trivia Night!  Are you a local history buff or …

Highland Central School District conducts survey

Parents and Guardians of students in the HCSD are asked to participate in a brief survey to tell us about their experiences with our District. The survey is intended to measure our efforts …

Events committee begins planning for Springfest

A Message from the Town of Lloyd Events Committee:  It’s about that time that we begin the planning for Springfest! With all this snow we hope to bring you warm thoughts. The event is …
School News

College news

SUNY Ulster releases its President’s List and Dean’s List for the Fall 2020 semester.The full-time Fall 2020 President’s List, by area, includes the following: Highland: Eryl Bevan, …
Students study celebrated Black authors Last week, Marlboro Elementary School (MES) library students are reading the Coretta Scott King award-winning book “RESPECT: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul” by Carole Boston …
College News
The following students were honored by Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, for making the Fall 2020 Dean’s List.Highland: Sarah BroadieMarlboro: Samantha Hostetter, Kayleigh MuggeoMilton: …
Highland Kindergarten registration now open
The Kindergarten registration process for the 2021-2022 school year is now open! Parents and guardians may contact the Registrar’s Office at 691-1032 with questions or can visit Highland High …

Earthquakes rock Marlboro Middle School

After learning about earthquakes recently, students in Kassia Connors’ science class at Marlboro Middle School decided to put their knowledge to the test! The students designed and built …

Marlboro student artists earn regional recognition

Marlboro High School (MHS) is pleased to announce that several students have won Gold and Silver Keys in the 2021 Hudson Valley Region Scholastic Art Awards competition.The students from MHS …

Reporter and essayist Tammy Kim is 2021 Ottaway Visiting Professor

The Department of Digital Media & Journalism at SUNY New Paltz is pleased to welcome Tammy Kim to the campus community as the 2021 James H. Ottaway Sr. Visiting Professor of Journalism.Kim is a …

Ulster BOCES to offer training for food service workers and managers

Ulster BOCES School for Adult Professional and Continuing Education will offer a hybrid remote and in-person ServSafe Food Production Manager’s Certification class this February. “Did you …

Ulster BOCES to offer early morning Zoom Yoga

Ulster BOCES School for Adult Professional and Continuing Education is offering an early morning beginner yoga class that participants can enjoy from the comfort of their own homes using Zoom. The …
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Xavier Oliver, of Marlboro, graduated from the University of Tampa on Saturday, Dec. 5. Oliver graduated with a Master of Business Administration in Business Administration. The State University …

Ulster BOCES Culinary Arts students put the spirit in ‘Holiday Spirit’

It’s beginning to feel a lot like the holidays in the Culinary Arts kitchen at the Ulster BOCES Career & Technical Center! Surrounded by twinkling lights, the wafting aroma of baking …

Marlboro Middle School First Quarter Honor Roll 2020-21

Honor Roll Grade: 6Kaila Allen, Destiny Amaraweera, Aleksander Brown, Nalyah Campbell, Lorenzo Caserto, Aiden Cummings, Alexandria Garay, Angelina Lewis, Allyana Lioi, Carter Randazzo, Mar’kis …

Highland volunteer with New York Guard state defense force receives promotion to new rank

Major General Raymond F. Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces recent promotions for members of the New York Guard state defense force for their continuing commitment to …