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Suspects sought in bodega robbery

The City of Newburgh Detective Division is seeking the assistance of the public to identify the above pictured individuals who were involved in an incident that is being investigated as an armed …

Tillson-Toc project begins in Highland

At last week’s Lloyd Town Board meeting, Supervisor Dave Plavchak said he meets with Barton & Loguidice every other Wednesday to discuss the progress of the long-planned realignment …

Villages makes changes in site plan

Lloyd Planning Board member Carl DiLorenzo pointed out that current plans for the proposed Villages residential project no longer show an outdoor pool. He asked project representative Kelly Libolt if …

Marlborough approves TOMVAC bids

In May the Town of Marlborough decided to rebid the TOMVAC rehabilitation project because of the initial steep prices they received. The Town Board opened the new bids in late June and had Phil Bell, …

Gavin Walters is Ulster’s Veteran of the Month

The Ulster County Veteran of the Month is Plattekill resident Gavin Walters. Gavin is an Air Force Veteran who has dedicated his life to serving other Veterans in our community as the Director of …
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Ulster awards $1.5 million to non-profits

Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan announced this week that 50 local non-profit organizations have been selected for awards of up to $50,000 through The Non-Profit Recovery and Resilience Grant …

ATVs wreak havoc

Local leaders are looking to crack down and take all-terrain vehicles [ATV], dirt bikes and other off road vehicles off the streets in order to maintain public safety. The New York State [NYS] …

Staffing still a sore subject for firefighters

Over the course of the past few months, fire department staffing and overtime pay continue to be at the forefront of conversation between the City of Newburgh officials and staff and the City of …

Rise and Ride Bike Shop opens

Newburgh Rise and Ride Bike Shop celebrated its official grand opening on Saturday, August 6 from noon to four with a bike rodeo, free food, a DJ, raffles and an opportunity for visitors to see the …

Newburgh to Beacon swim benefits the River Pool

On the morning of Saturday, July 30, 144 swimmers gathered together with their families and supporters in preparation for the River Pool at Beacon’s 2022 18th Annual Great Newburgh to Beacon …
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Valley Central security plans move forward

With the 2022-2023 school year slated to commence in just under a month, Valley Central School District officials and local municipalities are moving ahead with a security plan to have police …

Walden: still no plans for ambulance service

With a town-wide ambulance district scheduled to go into effect in less than five months, Walden still has no plans for ambulance service. The village is not part of the recently-created ambulance …

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Plattekill Girl Scouts had plenty of cookies for sale at the Town of Shawangunk PBA-sponsored National Night Out Aug. 2 at Wallkill’s Garrison Park.

Shawangunk celebrates National Night Out

A dunking tank was a popular spot for those attending the National Night Out sponsored by the Town of Shawangunk Police Benevolent …
The Arnott House, prior to its relocation and restoration on the Amazon property.

Historic home to house Vietnam Veterans

The historic Arnott House, saved from wrecker’s ball and relocated when Amazon built a warehouse near the intersection of Routes 17K …

Gardiner cell tower approved

The long odyssey to erect a 110-foot cell tower to improve cellphone coverage in the western part of the Town of Gardiner is …

Town of Montgomery hires new IDA director

The Town of Montgomery IDA Board announced the unanimously approved hiring of Felicia R. Kalan as the new IDA Executive Director …

Seminar addresses antisemitism

Orange County’s Human Rights Commission and the Jewish Federation of Greater Orange County are hosting a free seminar to help …
Marlboro Hose Company No. 1

Perfect day for a parade

Sunny skies and a gentle breeze smiled down on Marlboro, Saturday, as Hose Company No. 1 celebrated 125 years.