Columnists & Community

Law office began life as a general store

Continuing with the theme from the past couple of weeks, let’s look at another hidden jewel. Down along North Plank Road, by Cronomer Hill, are the law offices of Stephanie Donato. I recently …
Streamlined Service on the N.Y. Central In World War II Seventy-five years ago this week, Newburghers who ventured down to the ferry terminal on Front Street would have found a new schedule being passed around. The New York Central Railroad was adding …
Happy birthday to Kitty Bernard When God created Kitty Lahey Bernard, He presented to the world a very special lady, and I truly rejoice that my sisters and I were blessed with her loving …
Town to present another drive-in movie in the park Hello New Windsor.Sunday Services for the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Rock Tavern will be virtual for the foreseeable future. Please go to www.uucrt.org and click on the “Upcoming …
Knights to start a ‘Family of the Month’ program Greetings from River City.  Some weeks ago in this column I asked how many children murdered, how much destruction and desecration, how many voices muffled, how much license and wantonness will …
School News

NECSD partners with Newburgh Armory Unity Center

The Newburgh Enlarged City School District (NECSD) in collaboration with the Newburgh Armory Unity Center (NAUC) has established the Newburgh Armory Unity Center Virtual Academy to help support …

Mount earns $500 towards next Special Olympics event

Thanks to Mount Saint Mary College’s dedicated student-athletes and some help from the community, the Mount Knights were recently declared the winners of the NCAA Division III Special Olympics …

America Rows provides grant to Newburgh rowing club

On July 22, 2020, Anthony LoBiondo, Vice President of America Rows and Swims Newburgh presented Coach Ed Kennedy, president of the Newburgh Rowing Club, with a grant check in the amount of $2,000.00 …

700 Summer School learning kits created, packed and delivered

In just a few very busy weeks, about 45 teachers, therapists, and counselors created summer school kits for the 700 children that are now participating in Orange-Ulster BOCES Special Education …

Fearless Hudson Valley presents a summer leadership academy

Join Fearless! Hudson Valley for a 4-week program that aims to inspire and empower anyone in grades 9-12 to learn and speak up about racism, bullying, gender oppression, and the difference between …
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