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Milton welcomes its first cruise ship

Marlboro Supervisor Scott Corcoran called September 28, 2022 a historic day for the town when the first cruise ship docked at the new southern pier at the Milton Landing, under a recently signed 20 …

Report on police chief’s accident due in Plattekill

The Plattekill Town Board’s investigation of Police Chief Joseph Ryan’s accident in his patrol car in New Jersey is nearing completion and the board may announce the results of the probe …

Highland project vote is October 18

On Tuesday, October 18, Highland residents will have the opportunity to vote on two Propositions that, if approved, will total $21,620,092. Proposition 1 is for a $16.9 million capital project …

Architect unveils design for Lloyd Town Pavilion

Architect Sean Williams provided the Lloyd Town Board with a conceptual rendering of a pavilion that is slated to be built on the town field, near the hamlet. Supervisor Dave Plavchak said in 2020 …
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Members of the public gathered at the Newburgh Free Library on Monday, October 3 to discuss and delegate with members of Scenic Hudson, the Quassaick Creek Greenway Steering Committee and additional …
Orange County and Fearless! Hudson Valley, Inc. recognized Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) by hosting the Clothesline Project at the County’s Government Center on Monday, October …
The Town of Plattekill is investigating Police Chief Joseph Ryan’s recent accident in his patrol car while tending to personal matters in Toms River, N.J.Supervisor Jennifer Salemo told the …
The Marlborough Town Board unanimously approved a Priority Docking Agreement with American Cruise Lines [ACL] to dock at Milton’s southern pier. The agreement will run through 2042, however, …
Briefs
Two hit-and-run accidents, possibly related, occurred in Ulster County last Friday, with the second one leaving a Gardiner woman dead after her car was forced into a pond. The first occurred near …
An important event is upcoming in Kaplan Hall’s OBTC Great Room 101 on Thursday, October 6. At 7 pm renowned Farmer and Activist, Karen Washington will deliver her lecture on food justice …
The Our Lady of Fatima Food Pantry is in great need of volunteers to help in the following areas: Communications – we are in immediate need of someone who can help us maintain our Facebook …
Upcoming events at the Highland Public libraryMeet Charlotte Brontë, the passionate authoress. Hear the story behind the written words, and learn how she, the middle child of six, survived to …
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Congressman Pat Ryan held his in-district swearing in ceremony and an open house, Saturday, with his staff to directly help constituents access critical services from federal agencies. “I …
The COVID-19 Commemoration Commission has begun accepting design proposals from artists for a sculpture that will become the centerpiece of a memorial garden in Ulster County. The Request for Artist …
The Lloyd Town Board held a public hearing on a local law concerning Short-Term Rentals that is under consideration. Supervisor Dave Plavchak said short-term rentals, “really covers AirBnb, …
Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupack is pleased to welcome Theatre on the Road back to the Matthewis Persen House on Saturday, October 1 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm for the second of several Living …
A well attended reunion was held recently for the Marlboro Classes of 1970, 1971 and 1972 at the Youngest Brother Italian Restaurant in Newburgh.
Town hails the arrival of autumn in its community day at the town park.
Newburgh City Council approved several change order resolutions with TAM Enterprises, Inc that will see several city roads repaved by this year and curb ramps to be built as well. City Engineer Jason …
Ulster County’s Veteran of the Month for August was Highland resident Chris Miller. Chris grew up an Army brat, moving all over, but spending a good bit of time in the Hudson Valley. He wound …
Hey Kids! Get a Library Card or Show Your Library Card for a Chance to Win a Prize during the month of September. If you can sign your name, you are eligible for your library card! The Highland …