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Ronk eyes top spot

Ulster County legislator and county Republican chairman Ken Ronk Jr. is seriously considering running for the Town of Shawangunk Supervisor in the 2023 election. Ronk joins current Town Board …

Apartment complex eyed for 17K

A three-building, 261-unit apartment building is in talks to be built on New York 17K, just west of Scott’s Corners, but Montgomery residents have concerns. The proposed build, …

Airbnb owner hauled into court

A local attorney took the Town of Shawangunk to task for hauling a property owner into court for allegedly operating a short-term rental in violation of the town’s zoning laws. Dyer Halpern, …
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Pine Bush High School athletic fields will soon receive an upgrade under the Coronavirus Relief Fund according to district officials. At the November 22, 2022, Board of Education Meeting, Assistant …
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 …
Briefs
Thursday nights at town hall has long been a staple in the Town of Montgomery, but that will soon change.Beginning with the first meeting in 2023, the town board will now meet on the second and …
The Town of Gardiner is searching for candidates for the following career opportunities: Acting Town Clerk, Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer. These are Full-Time positions with competitive …
The Pine Bush Community band, under the direction of Joe Martellare, will perform a holiday concert on Sunday, Dec. 11 at 3 p.m. at the Pine Bush Community Center, 115 Route 302, Pine Bush. …
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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 …
A planned joint meeting between the Montgomery Town Board and the Montgomery Village Board, originally scheduled for Monday, December 5, has been cancelled. The meeting to discussed the …
A hopeful Facebook post turned into something more for Marit Reichardt and her family, as they spent their first Thanksgiving in America at a stranger’s house. In 2008, Marit …
Sports
Jenna O’Connor never knew Corinne Feller, who would have been the Valley Central High School sophomore’s aunt. But family members say she reminds them of her.“That’s the …
The area’s best wrestlers will be back on the mat this season, and all three area schools will return at least one New York State Public High School Athletic Association qualifier. The …
Days before Thanksgiving, the Wallkill High School lacrosse athletes volunteered at the Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry to help distribute turkeys and restock the food pantry. According to Coach …
Last year was one of the best seasons for the Wallkill Panthers in a long time, as they tore through the regular season to win a Section 9 Class A championship on their way to a berth in the New York …