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VFW Post 973 celebrates centennial anniversary

Greetings from River City. “If we cannot stand up for our children, we don’t stand for anything.” The words of Marian Wright Edelman are as prescient today as they were when she …

Catholic Daughters to present Tricky Tray Social

“Oh listen, Lord, if you want to knowWhat the world needs now is love, sweet loveIt’s the only thing that there’s just too little ofWhat the world needs now is love, sweet loveNo …

New Windsor to host its first farmers market

Hello New Windsor. Happy 17th Wedding Anniversary to my wife Jenn. I always kid her that it feels like 50 years that we have been married and she doesn’t know whether to take that as a good or …

Newburgh’s all-girl band

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 973 held their centennial celebration a week ago, remembering a hundred years of service to fellow veterans and to the community as a whole. The twentieth century, …
After a long, hot and dry summer, fall is finally upon us. I don’t really know what to expect to see this season in leaf colors due to the drought-like conditions we experienced. I guess …
News that the big Sears store will close soon did not really come as a surprise. What has come to be known as “brick and mortar” retailers are closing all around the country, and the …
As usual, Alan has provided a very well researched and meticulously detailed account of the evolution of The Kat’s Meow/Club El Ray nightclub in the Town of Plattekill. So, to pick up on where …
Hello New Windsor. I was glad to be a part of a very good cause recently, as myself and other officials from the Town of New Windsor volunteered to bag groceries at the Vails Gate ShopRite to bring …
Autumn has made its grand entrance ushering in not just refreshing cooler breezes and much crisper air to the delight of many, but it was 45 degrees this morning, and I’m so grateful I traded …
School News
Finance students from Mount Saint Mary College’s School of Business recently worked with young students learning the concepts of financial literacy at the Newburgh Armory Unity …
San Miguel Academy of Newburgh announced that it has been awarded an $80,000 grant by the Theresa and Edward O’Toole Foundation, for capital improvements.    In 2020, San …
Hundreds of Newburgh parents and children gathered recently at the Newburgh Free Library on Grand St. for School Is Cool, a fun-filled afternoon event with free food, music, activities and …
On August 19, LoBiondo Law presented a Scholarship Check for $600 to Orange County Community College freshman Leora Turner. Turner graduated NFA Class of 2022 and was one of dozens of students at …
Mount Saint Mary College recently named Michele Tenneriello, administrative assistant for the School of Business, as the college’s 2022 Employee of the Year. Tenneriello received the award …
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