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Holiday happenings in Maybrook

Despite increasing spread of the COVID-19 virus, Maybrook is moving forward with revised Christmas celebrations that will look a lot different from prior years. “These events are very …
Art sale to benefit historical society Sincerely wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving. Seasons change and blessings, like leaves bring color and beauty to our lives. Not only on Thanksgiving Day but everyday throughout the year may your life …
Holiday tree lighting set for Sunday Happy belated birthday to Tony Marano.  Tony turned a quite young 96 years old on November 8th,  He is doing well, smiling at everyone he meets!  He is very much loved and celebrated …
Rotary’s adopt-a-coat event is Saturday There was truly a Norman Rockwell setting on November 8 at Walden Veterans Memorial Park when an abridged Veterans Day Ceremony was held to honor and salute our Veterans. Thank you to all who …
School News

Knufflebunny

First graders at Walden Elementary are doing an author/illustrator study on Mo Willems this week! Mo Willems uses cartoons and photography in his book, “Knufflebunny”. First graders drew …

Berea seals a time capsule

When Berea Elementary was opened in 1969 a human had set foot on the moon for the first marking a monumental milestone in human history. A time capsule was created weeks after the school had finally …

Walden Rotary Club donate dictionaries to VC third graders

The Valley Central School District is pleased to accept the generous donation of dictionaries from the Walden Rotary Club to all third graders. This effort is part of a national effort called the …

Berea students decorate pumpkins for annual contest

Berea Elementary School recently celebrated its annual pumpkin decorating contest for fifth grade students. They were very creative and well done.  They were placed on the stage for all voters …

Surgical Technologist Program graduates 19

After completing a rigorous, nationally accredited Surgical Technologist program at the Ulster BOCES Adult Career Education Center, 19 graduates attended a socially-distanced commencement ceremony on …

‘Holiday Lights in Bloom’ return

The Orange County Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation is pleased to announce it will present the 12th annual “Holiday Lights in Bloom” program beginning on Friday, November …

Montgomery approves speed detection sign

The Montgomery Village Board has obtained a speed detection sign. The sign will be programmed to a desired speed set by the village board. If any vehicle driving above the speed limit passes by …

Crawford ZBA to hold three public hearings

The Town of Crawford Zoning Board of Appeals will hold three public hearings on Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. at Crawford Town Hall. The first public hearing is in regards to an interpretation …

Crawford pays tribute to Veterans

Town of Crawford police chief Dominick Blasko led the Veteran’s Day ceremony in Pine Bush last Wednesday. Members of local veteran’s groups including the Pine Bush American Legion Post …

Women get the vote

Women Get the Vote , a four-part Lecture Series on the ratification of the 19th Amendment continues on Nov. 14 at the Pine Bush Library. This live lecture series will be presented by Joseph Britto, …
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