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Ulster Legislature approves 2023 budget

By a 20-2 vote, the Ulster County Legislature, Monday, approved the 2023 spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year beginning January 1. The $378 million county budget comprises the means to provide …

Bomb threat reportedly at Newburgh Home Depot

The Home Depot located at the Newburgh Plaza was evacuated on the morning of Tuesday, December 6 after local authorities were alerted to a falsely reported bomb threat. “At approximately …

Judge strikes down ‘Good Cause’ Eviction Law

Orange County Supreme Court Justice Sandra Sciortino ruled the City of Newburgh’s ‘Good Cause Eviction’ Law as null and void on Wednesday, November 29. Local housing advocacy groups …

City marshal honored for 51 years of service

City of Newburgh Marshal Russell C. Bevier was recognized by the City Council and members of the greater public for 51 years of dedicated service as a city auxiliary police officer on Monday, …
Neighbors and community members of the Towns of Newburgh and New Windsor joined together once again to celebrate and kick off the Christmas season with their annual tree lighting ceremonies. Newburgh …
The Town of Newburgh Planning Board has declared itself lead agency for the project identified as the Matrix I-84 Distribution Center during their regular meeting on December 1. Langan Engineering …
Other News
The 842 Broadway gas station still awaits an official construction start and completion date but progress on cleanup has been underway. This project is a combined endeavor between the City of …
Lamont Williams, 29, of Newburgh, was arraigned in Orange County Court, Wednesday November 30 and charged with murder in the second degree, criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree and …
Final vote results continue to wait for the 99th Assembly District candidates as the New York State Board of Elections have not released official results. The 99th Assembly District candidates this …
The New Windsor Town Board presented during their work session on Monday, December 5 that the town legal department is preparing a memorandum of understanding [MOU] with the Town of Cornwall and …
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When a customer enters the new Beck’s Wallkill hardware store and home and garden center, owner Michael Beck said he wants them to feel welcome. “Our whole business is built on …
The Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra (GNSO) presents another spectacular Holiday Concert – O Night Divine -- on December 10, starting at 4 pm at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh. The …
Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus released the following statement on Thursday, Dec. 1 in response to the County Legislature adopting the 2023 Executive Recommended Budget with a vote of …
City of Newburgh Police Commissioner José Gomérez announced during a brief press conference on Tuesday, November 22 the arrest of Lamont Williams for the death of 29-year-old city …
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The New Windsor Town Board discussed the possible addition of an automatic slide gate at Kristi Babcock Park to address after hour off road vehicle reports and concerns. Town Supervisor George …
Damian Williams, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and Michael J. Driscoll, the Assistant Director in Charge of the New York Office of the Federal Bureau of …
Two area supermarkets have selected Meals on Wheels of Greater Newburgh as their December beneficiary of programs to fight hunger. At Stop & Shop on Route 300 in the Town of Newburgh, $1 from …
The City of Newburgh Police Department has announced a partnership with Adelphi University’s School of Social Work to place two Master of Social Work candidates within the Department during the …