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Architect unveils design for Lloyd Town Pavilion

Architect Sean Williams provided the Lloyd Town Board with a conceptual rendering of a pavilion that is slated to be built on the town field, near the hamlet. Supervisor Dave Plavchak said in 2020 …

Plattekill investigating Police Chief’s NJ accident

The Town of Plattekill is investigating Police Chief Joseph Ryan’s recent accident in his patrol car while tending to personal matters in Toms River, N.J.Supervisor Jennifer Salemo told the …

Marlborough approves docking agreement

The Marlborough Town Board unanimously approved a Priority Docking Agreement with American Cruise Lines [ACL] to dock at Milton’s southern pier. The agreement will run through 2042, however, …

Ryan Holds in-district swearing in ceremony, open house

Congressman Pat Ryan held his in-district swearing in ceremony and an open house, Saturday, with his staff to directly help constituents access critical services from federal agencies. “I …
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The COVID-19 Commemoration Commission has begun accepting design proposals from artists for a sculpture that will become the centerpiece of a memorial garden in Ulster County. The Request for Artist …
The Lloyd Town Board held a public hearing on a local law concerning Short-Term Rentals that is under consideration. Supervisor Dave Plavchak said short-term rentals, “really covers AirBnb, …
Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupack is pleased to welcome Theatre on the Road back to the Matthewis Persen House on Saturday, October 1 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm for the second of several Living …
A well attended reunion was held recently for the Marlboro Classes of 1970, 1971 and 1972 at the Youngest Brother Italian Restaurant in Newburgh.
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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 …
An important event is upcoming in Kaplan Hall’s OBTC Great Room 101 on Thursday, October 6. At 7 pm renowned Farmer and Activist, Karen Washington will deliver her lecture on food justice …
The Our Lady of Fatima Food Pantry is in great need of volunteers to help in the following areas: Communications – we are in immediate need of someone who can help us maintain our Facebook …
Upcoming events at the Highland Public libraryMeet Charlotte Brontë, the passionate authoress. Hear the story behind the written words, and learn how she, the middle child of six, survived to …
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Community members who are interested in learning more about the two Highland Central School District Capital Project propositions that will be on the ballot on Tuesday, October 18 are encouraged to …
After Marlborough moved their town offices and the police department out of their 1650 Route 9W location, the building has been used by the town highway and water department. But a long overdue …
Each year the Highland School Board chooses a new student representative who will offer them a student perspective of what is happening in the three school buildings. This year, the board tapped …
Town hails the arrival of autumn in its community day at the town park.
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 …
Former State Senator Jen Metzger and Town of Ulster Supervisor Jim Quigley are the candidates to finish the remaining year of Pat Ryan’s term as Ulster County Executive. Metzger secured …
Newburgh City Council approved several change order resolutions with TAM Enterprises, Inc that will see several city roads repaved by this year and curb ramps to be built as well. City Engineer Jason …
Ulster County’s Veteran of the Month for August was Highland resident Chris Miller. Chris grew up an Army brat, moving all over, but spending a good bit of time in the Hudson Valley. He wound …
Hey Kids! Get a Library Card or Show Your Library Card for a Chance to Win a Prize during the month of September. If you can sign your name, you are eligible for your library card! The Highland …