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SEVERE WEATHER ALERTRelease Date: May 16, 2022*SEVERE WEATHER ALERT*The National Weather Service is predicting strong storms today most likely after 4PM. Storms are predicted to have damaging winds, …
Newburgh educators file harassment lawsuit Two veteran Newburgh educators filed a workplace harassment and retaliation lawsuit with the New York State Supreme Court of Orange County Tuesday, naming former Superintendent Roberto Padilla, the …
Fears raised over school safety The City of Newburgh Police Department has made an arrest of a 17 year-old Newburgh resident who, they believe, made a threat on May 2, targeting Newburgh Free Academy’s North Campus. The …
Growing housing crisis The City of Newburgh welcomed New York State Lieutenant Governor candidate Ana María Archila on Saturday May 7 who spoke on the growing housing crisis here in the state. Archila will be …
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Neuhaus to deliver 2022 State of the County Address on May 25

Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus will deliver his 2022 State of the County address at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25. The address is open to the public and will take place at the Orange …

OC hosts Veteran’s picnic

Area veterans and active military members were treated to a day in the park on Saturday as Orange County and its Veteran’s Service Agency hosted its annual Spring Picnic and Resource Fair at …

Garnet Health to host virtual stroke prevention forum

In recognition of National Stroke Awareness Month, Garnet Health will host a free, virtual forum, “Act Fast: A Self-Care Forum on Stroke Prevention Signs and Symptoms” on Wednesday, May …

Strongroom proposes new installation for Dutch Church

Newburgh City Council approved a resolution for the authorization of the city manager to enter into a license agreement with Strongroom that allows usage and access to the Dutch Reformed Church …

Armory Unity Center welcomes new playground

The Newburgh Armory Unity Center and Kiwanis Club of Newburgh joined together on Saturday April 30 for the celebration and grand opening of a new playground for the children of Newburgh. This new …

Newburgh celebrates The Day of the Child

Residents of the greater Newburgh area joined the Newburgh Free Library and Newburgh Enlarged City School District for Family Reading Day in celebration of The Day of the Child with music, food, and …

Abortion rights advocates gather at courthouse

Members and supporters of the Town of Newburgh Democratic Committee gathered and rallied last week in opposition to the leaked written draft opinion by Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito that would …

Five seek three school board seats

The Newburgh Enlarged City School District’s Board of Education has three open vacancies with five potential candidates. This year’s candidates are Carol Maida [incumbent], Darren …
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Armory to host free smoke detector event

Free installation of smoke detectors and alarms will take place during the Sound the Alarm event on Saturday, May 14 in the City of Newburgh. This event is a partnership between the City of …

Five seek three Wallkill School Board seats

This year’s Board of Education for the Wallkill Central School District has three open seats with five candidates running. This year’s candidates are Joseph LoCicero [incumbent], Dustin …

$82 million budget, $44 million capital project on Wallkill ballot

Residents of the Wallkill Central School District will go to the polls on May 17 to vote on an $82 million school budget, and a $44 million capital improvement project, in addition to choosing three …

Arrest made in school bomb threat

On May 6,  the City of Newburgh Police Department arrested a 17-year-old Newburgh resident pursuant to a collaborative investigation with the New York State Police, the Hudson Valley Safe …
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City departments restructure

Newburgh City Council approved a resolution for the deletion and addition of a new executive staff position and deletion and addition of several finance department positions. City Manager Todd …

Newburgh City Council approves fee increase for violations

Newburgh City Council unanimously approved the city ordinance to amend Chapter 190, Article XIII entitled “Responsibilities of Owners and Occupants” which increases the penalties for …

New Windsor and Kiryas Joel water discussions

New Windsor Town Board received and filed the long term maintenance agreement between the town and Village of Kiryas Joel that will provide maintenance and protection to New Windsor water …

New Windsor seeks bids for roof replacements

New Windsor Town Board approved the authorization for the Town Clerk to advertise and collect sealed bids for work to be done on the Town Hall and New Windsor Ambulance Corps building roofs. New …