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Congressman Pat Ryan calls on Central Hudson CEO to resign

On Wednesday, in a speech on the House floor, Congressman Pat Ryan called on Central Hudson President and CEO Charles A. Freni, Jr. to resign. He released the following statement:  Since my …

Marlborough seeks Restore New York grant for Milton

Last week the Marlborough Town Board approved a resolution to authorize Supervisor Scott Corcoran to sign the application and agreements required by the Empire State Development Corporation [ESDC] to …

Neighbors object to short term rental in Lloyd

Dan Critchett was roundly criticized by his neighbors at a public hearing before the Lloyd Planning Board on his application for a special use permit to officially establish rentals at his home at 7 …

Lloyd ZBA approves front yard structure

Last week the Lloyd Zoning Board granted an area variance to Nicholas Corday Farms, a 34.9 acre parcel at 67 South Street, that will allow the applicant to construct a 100ft x 50ft outbuilding in the …
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Marian Baldwin celebrated her 100th birthday with her church family and friends on January 29. She has been a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Marlboro for 16 years, transferring from …
Ulster County Executive Jen Metzger signed an Executive Order this week creating the what she termed the “boldest Climate Agenda for any County Government in New York State.” The …
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In celebration of Black History Month, Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupack is pleased to announce the newest display in the Historical Profiles series featuring entertainer and community patron …
Orange County’s Division of Environmental Facilities and Services (EF&S) will participate in a free webinar hosted by Sustainable Warwick and “Recycle Coach” which is a free …
Ulster County District Attorney Dave Clegg has decided he will not seek re-election. “I have decided to pass the torch and, until the end of my term in December, I will continue to devote …
The Plattekill Fire Department auxiliary will host a steak dinner on Saturday, January 21, 4 - 6 p.m. at the firehouse, 50 Old Firehouse Road. The menu includes steak cooked to order, mashed …
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The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz is the recipient of a $71,000 exhibitions grant from the Terra Foundation for American Art, which will support a spring 2024 exhibition focusing on …
A little more than four months before Plattekill Police Chief Joseph Ryan crashed his patrol car in New Jersey last September while visiting relatives that eventually led to a one-month suspension, …
Last week, all three Marlboro Schools presented their educational action plans to the school board. Superintendent Michael Rydell said discussions began at the start of this school year when the …
Members of the public gathered at the Newburgh Armory Unity Center on Saturday, January 28 to attend a public forum on the Quassaick Creek Greenway Project under the direction of Scenic Hudson. …
Last week Highland School Business Administrator Lindsay Eidel kicked off the 2023-24 budget season with the first of many presentations that will eventually lead to the May 16th budget vote by the …
The seven mysterious barrels that were discovered at the Town of Plattekill transfer station more than six months ago have been finally discarded. Councilman Dean DePew Sr., who revealed the …
The next Waffle Church at the Memorial United Methodist Church of Modena at 1928 Rt 44/55 will be held on January 22 at 11 a.m. Come and join us for this unique church service. We share …
The 2nd Annual Robert Burns Distillery Award 2023, at the 14th Annual Robbie Burns Supper/Celebration is Saturday, January 21, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. at the Hudson House Distillery, West Park. Enjoy the …
H.E.A.R.T.S. is a program that builds community while walking alongside persons living with dementia, their caregivers and their families. This program is designed to meet social, emotional, …