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Sacred Heart hosts 4th Annual Thanksgiving Day celebration

While many families enjoy a hot meal in their homes and family tables, others enjoy a hot meal through various Thanksgiving events and open meals. At 11 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day, doors opened to the …
Meyers keeps the NW job after all votes are counted At 2:35 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24, the day before Thanksgiving, the Orange County Board of Elections updated on their website the results on the New Windsor Town Supervisor race. All Election …
Festival of Lights Just a few yards up River Street, across from Hudson Taco and Pizza Shop, stands a white, metal menorah with nine glass bulbs waiting to be lit far into the night. The eve of Sunday, November 28 …
Local group will distribute woven hats On December 3 and 4, Mitzvah Arugah invites Newburgh residents to Saint Francis Pantry in the Sacred Heart Parish gymnasium to take home a hand woven winter hat for the holiday season. As the …
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Arrests made in after-school incident

Two teenagers - one juvenile and one adult - have been arrested and charged in the aftermath of a pistol-whipping assault that occured during dismissal on Oct. 25, City of Newburgh police have …

Mount names Ramos Exec Director of new community center

Mount Saint Mary College is proud to announce the appointment of lifelong Newburgh resident Genesis Ramos as Executive Director of the Desmond Center for Community Engagement and …

Changes announced for West Point Holiday concert

Due to very recent changes in COVID-19 safety mitigation policies, the West point Holiday Show is now limited to Department of Defense ID cardholders and their dependents …

Council adopts 2022 budget

The City of Newburgh unanimously adopted the newly proposed and reviewed city budget for the Fiscal Year 2022. Mayor Torrance Harvey thanked City Manager Todd Venning, the comptroller’s office …
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Forest clearing makes way for new CTE building

The Newburgh Enlarged City School District announced on November 1 the beginning of their site work on the career and technical education (CTE) center behind the Newburgh Free Academy Main campus. …

Memorial service honors the mission of SAR

A solid black background composes most of the flag as it flies in the wind. In the center of the flag is a figure with a lowered somber head. He is in a yellow star with olive branches on either …

Newburgh shops small

Up and down Liberty Street and in other parts of the city, City of Newburgh, residents and visitors enjoyed the various businesses on Saturday, November 26, kicking off the fourth annual Shop Small …

'Patriots and Spies'

A. J. Schenkman, a local historian and teacher, has been writing about the history of the Hudson Valley for some time, and his latest book centers around the American Revolution and the role played …
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Live theatre returns to Bannerman

After the classic movie, there was the radio version. Theatre on the Road will be presenting “Sunset Boulevard” live, and safely, on Bannerman Island. Five actors playing nine roles will …

Cherry Top burglarized

Town of Newburgh Police are in search of the man who broke into the Cherry Top Ice Cream Stand on Route 32, Plattekill,  early Sunday morning. The burglary is believed to have occurred at …

Freedom Fest Fireworks postponed

 Due to impending bad weather, the Freedom Fest fireworks show, originally set for Saturday, July 17th, has been rescheduled for Friday, July 23rd. Freedom Fest, which will be held at Thomas …

Beacon painter debuts at Grit Works Gallery

The first solo art show of painter Evan Samuelson of Beacon is running from July 9th through September 18th at Grit Works Gallery located at 115 Broadway in Newburgh. The show, titled …