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On Wednesday, in a speech on the House floor, Congressman Pat Ryan called on Central Hudson President and CEO Charles A. Freni, Jr. to resign. He released the following statement:  Since my …
Last week the Marlborough Town Board approved a resolution to authorize Supervisor Scott Corcoran to sign the application and agreements required by the Empire State Development Corporation [ESDC] to …
Dan Critchett was roundly criticized by his neighbors at a public hearing before the Lloyd Planning Board on his application for a special use permit to officially establish rentals at his home at 7 …
Last week the Lloyd Zoning Board granted an area variance to Nicholas Corday Farms, a 34.9 acre parcel at 67 South Street, that will allow the applicant to construct a 100ft x 50ft outbuilding in the …
Marian Baldwin celebrated her 100th birthday with her church family and friends on January 29. She has been a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Marlboro for 16 years, transferring from …
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The Newburgh Police Department received a shot spotter alert of a single round fired in the area of Ann Street. Upon arriving in the vicinity of Washington St/Federal Street, police officers secured …
Ulster County Executive Jen Metzger signed an Executive Order this week creating the what she termed the “boldest Climate Agenda for any County Government in New York State.” The …
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In celebration of Black History Month, Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupack is pleased to announce the newest display in the Historical Profiles series featuring entertainer and community patron …
Due to the extreme cold forecast this week, the City of Newburgh has designated the Activity Center as a Warming Center from February 3 through February 4, 2023. The Warming Center is located at …
The New Windsor Town Board discussed the recent announcements of Governor Kathy Hochul in order to address the housing crisis in New York State during their regular work session on Monday, January …
New Windsor Town Supervisor George Meyers shared with the board on Monday, January 30 during the work session that he has been in recent contact with Town of Cornwall Supervisor Josh Wojehowski about …
On Saturday, Maybrook Firefighters were called to a reported vehicle fire on the Eastbound on ramp to 84, shortly after 5 p.m. Upon arrival, they found an active tractor-trailer fire, which had …
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Terra Foundation for American Art awards Dorsky Museum $71,000 grant for exhibition on art in New York in the 1920s
The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz is the recipient of a $71,000 exhibitions grant from the Terra Foundation for American Art, which will support a spring 2024 exhibition focusing on …
Free bus rides continue through March
Newburgh elected officials, members of the Newburgh Transportation Advisory Committee and additional volunteers joined together on Saturday, January 28 to share a bus ride with commuters and …
New Windsor candidates emerge
Stephen Bedetti of New Windsor officially announced on Saturday, January 28 that he will be running for the position of town supervisor in the 2023 election season. This will be Bedetti’s …
Piaquadio to seek re-election
Gil Piaquadio of the Town of Newburgh will seek re-election as town supervisor in the upcoming 2023 election season. According to his town biography, Piaquadio joined the town council in 2003 and was …
Valk will not seek re-election in Shawangunk
Supervisor John Valk has made it official that he will not be seeking re-election this November after serving 25 years as the head of the Town of Shawangunk. It had been widely speculated for …
Neighboring ashram shares concerns over Milk Factory
Rehabilitating the old Borden condensed milk factory on Route 208 into a boutique hotel and spa has been on multiple Montgomery agendas for the past year, and while the support is ongoing and …
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In late 2022, the Town of Montgomery introduced a possible local law to help regulate the development of food trucks in the area. After months of debate, research and hearings, the board decided to …
Romeo Zaccone has been all over the world. He’s even hung out with one of the biggest stars in Hollywood while in a Fiji hospital. But now he calls Montgomery his home. Zaccone, who has seen …