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Anagnostakis to face primary challenge

Patricia Maher, sister of Montgomery Town Supervisor Brian Maher, will challenge incumbent Mike Anagnostakis in the Orange County Legislator, District 17 Republican Primary. This is the former …
Maybrook receives good news from Comptroller On Friday, March 19, Maybrook Mayor Dennis Leahy received an email from the New York State Comptroller’s Office informing him that their review of the 2020 Annual Update Document for Maybrook …
Karinchak family finally headed back to the ballpark For nearly 25 straight years, Suzan and Steve Karinchak have been watching their kids play baseball. Whether it was at local Little League fields, Valley Central, college or a big-league ballpark, it …
Wallkill Lions Club hosts drive-through Easter The Wallkill Lions Club along with volunteer help from the Wallkill Senior High School Leo’s Club hosted a drive-thru Easter event Saturday at Popp Memorial Park in the Hamlet of Wallkill. …
Town of Montgomery amends dog control law At last Wednesday’s Montgomery Town Board meeting the board unanimously adopted Local Law No. 2 of 2021, which amends Local Law No. 1 of 2002 entitled “Dog Control.” The law was …
Local News

Registration open for Gardiner summer rec camp

Registration for the Town of Gardiner Summer Recreation Camp is now open. The camp will run from Monday, July 5 to Friday, Aug. 13. During that time frame, camp will take place Monday-Friday from …

Maybrook to give Leahy $5K raise

At the Maybrook Village Board special work session on Thursday, April 1, several members of the Maybrook Village Board commended Mayor Dennis Leahy for his hard work and stated that he deserves at …

Port Authority unveils incentive program to attract carriers to Stewart

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo last week announced three major Port Authority of New York and New Jersey initiatives to re-energize New York Stewart International Airport and the surrounding region as air …

Proposed VC budget shows 2.66 percent increase

The superintendent’s proposed budget for 2021-2022 that was presented at last Monday night’s Valley Central School District Board of Education meeting featured a 2.66 percent increase …

PB projects moving along

At a Pine Bush Central School District Board of Education meeting last month, Michael Pacella, assistant superintendent for business, provided updates to the district’s capital improvements …
Briefs

Hamlet of Wallkill to host town-wide yard sale

Come one, come all to the Hamlet of Wallkill for the Town-Wide Yard Sale on Saturday, April 24. Beginning at 9 a.m., the community will take part in its spring clean-up through its bi-annual yard …

Gardiner Library presents a virtual teen writing workshop

The Gardiner Library hosts a virtual Teen Creative Writing Workshop on Monday April 12 from 7 to 8 p.m. The club will meet the 2nd Monday of the month. Contact Carolyn at cthorenz@rcls.org for …

Parkinson’s 101: what you and your family should know

The Gardiner Library will host a virtual basic overview of Parkinson’s Disease on Saturday April 10 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. presented by Dr. Katherine Amodeo and sponsored by the …

Gardiner Library virtual class: finding ease in neck and shoulders

The Gardiner Library will host a virtual class series entitled Finding Ease in the Neck and Shoulders on Monday April 12 and April 19 from 6:00 to 6:30 p.m. Each class costs $8. Pre-register by 3 …
Briefs

Virtual Film Discussion: The Psychic Highway

The Gardiner Library will host a virtual film discussion of the documentary “Psychic Highway” on Thursday April 1 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.The documentary “Psychic Highway” …

Knights of Columbus to host Good Friday Blood Drive

The Knights of Columbus in conjunction with the New York Blood Center will be hosting a Blood Drive in the Holy Name of Mary Church hall located at 89 Union Street, Montgomery. from 2 to 8 p.m.All …

Kids Easter events in Wallkill and the Town of Shawangunk

Wallkill Lions present Drive-Thru visit with Easter BunnyThe Wallkill Lions Club will host its annual visit with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, April 3, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Popp’s Park, Route …

Wallkill Community helping Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry

The pandemic has greatly impacted our local community in many ways especially through a loss of a family member or loss of one’s employment. As a result, many families have been financially …
Sports

Easter miracle bid falls short for VC

  Maybe it was the early Saturday morning start. Or perhaps it was the challenge of facing an unfamiliar opponent that filled in for Section 9 rival Pine Bush at the last minute.Whatever the …

Vikings and Bushmen battle to 1-1 tie

  A wind-aided goal and strong play in goal helped stave off defeat as Valley Central played Pine Bush to a 1-1 tie in Tuesday morning’s boys’ soccer game at Valley Central High …

VC’s Grace Palczewski chooses Nazareth College

  Grace Palczewski’s journey to Nazareth started at a soccer camp about two years ago.That’s where she met the Golden Flyers’ 28-year women’s soccer coach Gail Mann. …