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The Town of Shawangunk experienced a small, but noticeable, drop in year-to-year crime numbers in 2018, according to statistics provided by Shawangunk Chief of Police Gerald Marlatt. The agency head … more
With winter still in full swing and more snowstorms surely headed to the region in the coming weeks, the Village of Walden is urging residents to shovel their properties promptly after each storm as … more
Crawford Town Clerk Jolene Roy has voluntarily resigned following an ongoing investigation into irregularities with the town’s finances. An irregularity was noted in reports submitted by the … more
Deputy Supervisor JoAnn Scheels and trustee Darlene Andolsek will run for re-election in March, facing resident Don Berger. The polls will be open at the senior center, 36 Bridge Street, from 8 … more
The Montgomery village board approved two local laws on Feb 5, impacting the City Winery and Kings Service Holding, Inc. (KSH) projects. Introductory Local Law No. Two of 2018 authorized the … more
Joe Marrero, A former New York City police detective and Jack Byrnes, a former Village of Montgomery police officer in charge, will face off against incumbent Tina Fassnacht for her seat as Village … more
A fire at an automobile garage on Feb. 2 at 2151 Bruynswick Road resulted in a total loss of the structure and devastating property damage for all tenants. Owned by John J Lease Realty, the … more
Former Mayor of the Village of Walden and longtime aide to Senator Bill Larkin, Brian Maher, was hired to serve as the full time Executive Director of the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor, Inc. … more
When Dorothy “Dotty” missed her bus, Ken Northrip, the boy that lived just around the corner, offered to take her in to work. When she arrived home, he was waiting for her—on his … more
In some circles they may seem as a political odd couple, but James Skoufis, newly-minted chairman of the Senate Investigations and Joint Operations Committee, and Mike Anagnostakis, his part-time … more
Watching David Silliman set-up his percussion instruments is captivating as so many different sizes and shapes comprise the set. Then, realizing that he perches himself in the middle of them in order … more
The Gardiner Library is currently hosting a five class series of Photography Classes with Carl Cox. The second class: How to Make Better Pictures will take place on February 16 from 2 to 4 p.m. … more
A proposed cut to state funding for municipalities in Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2019-20 executive budget has towns and villages scrambling to fill holes in their budgets. The Aid to and … more
The Town of Montgomery might teem with construction in the coming years as numerous large projects sit before town and village boards. Many of the proposed projects are warehouses, except City … more
Dominick Lionetti knows the value of hard work. The owner of Weber’s Hardware in Wallkill took his first official job in eighth grade, working at the grocery store with his father. Before that, … more
Within 24 hours of its unveiling, the Wallkill Public Library’s new Lego wall was already peppered with creations: a snowman, a woodland scene, a red heart, the words “BUILD!” and … more
A Wallkill auto body shop was destroyed in a fire on Saturday, destroying several luxury cars. The Shawangunk Police Department responded to an Ulster County 911 call at 1:15 p.m. on Feb. 2 at … more
Mysteries at the Museum, a Travel Channel TV show that explores the world’s greatest mysteries, is airing a special featuring the Hudson Valley on Wednesday night. Host Don Wildman travels … more
Ruggirello Solar, a two-megawatt solar facility on St. Andrews Road in Walden, faced its first public hearing in a planning board meeting on Jan. 28.The utility-scale solar facility contains 7.4 … more
Senator James Skoufis (D-39) joined The Newburgh LGBTQ+ Center recently to tout the passage of the first LGBTQ rights bills since marriage equality eight years ago: GENDA and a prohibition on … more
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