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Renewable energy co. eyes old landfill site

A large-scale energy storage facility is being proposed for the former Town of Montgomery Landfill site on Lake Osiris Road. Chris Lazinski, a representative of BayWa r.e., said the battery …

Montgomery tannery looks to expand

It sits tucked away amid trees on Montgomery’s Factory Street, overshadowed by the more famous City Winery. Few village residents may even be aware of the tannery business that dates back …

Covid relief comes to Pine Bush

The Pine Bush Central School District announced that the district will be utilizing unused Covid relief funding from the federal government and unused funds from the 2019 capital project to upgrade …
Local News
Under the bright sun and blue skies at Bradley Park, residents of the Village of Walden celebrated and came together for the 35th Annual Walden Harvest Fest with live music, bouncy houses, food …
At last week’s Walden Village Board meeting, Ralph Garrison stepped up to the podium to address the village board. “Something happened that really irritated me,” said Garrison, …
Wallkill families enjoyed homemade goods, crafts and trinkets, local food and drinks, magic shows, a community art show, outdoor games and several community competitions during the 7th Annual Weekend …
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 …
Effective Monday, Set. 26, the Burning Ban in the Town of Crawford has been lifted. Residents may now burn as per the D.E.C. regulations. The water restrictions will remain in place until the …
Due to an equipment problem, the scheduled street repair in Maybrook has been delayed. Work originally scheduled to begin on Sept. 26 will now begin on Thursday, Sept. 29. Sealing the milled …
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Saturday, October 1 is the exact center of Hispanic Heritage Month. So, what better way to celebrate than with Latin Jazz! Come at 7:30 p.m. to the William and Helen Richards Theatre at Orange …
Families and visitors were treated to more than 100 vendors offering food, raffles, local goods and products, local produce, musical performances and good family fun during the annual Pine Bush …
It may be the nation’s fastest growing sport, and though it is catching on in the Village of Montgomery, not everyone there is a pickleball fan. The village board, after a lengthy and …
Supervisor John Valk is proud of the fact that the Town of Shawangunk has never gone over the state-mandated 2.0 percent tax cap since it was instituted in 2012. But Valk is fearful that the streak …
Sports
The Wallkill boys’ soccer team continues to roll. The Panthers won their seventh straight game to start the season on Thursday afternoon when they beat the Red Hook Raiders, 1-0, at Robinson …
The Valley Central football team was never able to get into a rhythm while the Vikings’ defense kept them close. However, the Washingtonville Wizards posted a pair of second-half touchdowns …
The Valley Central volleyball team squeaked through the first set of Wednesday night’s match against the Newburgh Free Academy Goldbacks but built early leads in the second and third sets on …
It took nearly 50 minutes for the first goal to be scored, but when it finally did, the Wallkill Panthers went one way, and the Pine Bush Bushmen went another. Chris Banegas scored the …