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Fire Department interns could find overnight accommodations at the station.

Highland FD considers ‘Bunk-in’ program for recruits

Commissioners of the Highland Fire District, concerned about a potential shortage of first responders in the near future, are considering an option that’s catching on elsewhere: free room and …

Marlborough community center is officially open

In a ceremony marked by the well-wishes of elected state officials, the Town of Marlborough cut the ribbon on its reborn Community Center on Wednesday afternoon, June 12.   Town …

Pascale chosen as Republican candidate for Marlborough Town Justice

  Justin Pascale was chosen to be the Republican nominee for Town Justice, in a vote that took place at the Town of Marlborough Republican Committee’s 2024 caucus in which he edged …

Lloyd Civilian Police Academy returns

After a five-year hiatus, in part due to the Covid 19 pandemic, the Town of Lloyd Police Department is again sponsoring a Civilian Police Academy, which is being held on Wednesday evenings from 6 to …
Local News
The Hemmings Motor News Great Race, a national automobile rally over 40 years old, will make its second-ever pit stop in the Village of Montgomery next Thursday, June 27 at 11:30 a.m. on Clinton …
Dignity, honor and respect were the core themes present at Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties’ veteran’s breakfast on June 12. Along with their friends and family, local …
In honor of Pride Month, the Safe Harbors green will turn rainbow on June 23 as Safe Harbors of the Hudson hosts its first annual Pride on the Green celebration. To begin the day’s …
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Upcoming Events at Plattekill Library The Plattekill Public Library is gearing up for a summer full of exciting events for the community. Here’s a look at what’s coming up: Summer …
Town of Newburgh Police responded to the parking lot of the One Family Deli Tuesday, in Middle Hope for a reported drive-by shooting. The investigation is ongoing.
Robert Cromie, 56, of Wallkill, was sentenced in Ulster County Court to 1.25 to five years in State Prison by County Court Judge James Farrell. Cromie was convicted of Arson in the Third Degree, a …
On June 11, at approximately 12:14 p.m., members of the Troop F Community Stabilization Unit (CSU) attempted to stop a 2017 Honda Civic traveling south on Route 9W in the town of Lloyd. The operator …
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Last week the Highland School Board officially abolished a number of positions due to a shortfall in funding: one Administrator in tenure area of Instructional Data and Assessment; one teacher in the …
After an inquiry at last week’s Highland school board meeting from member Heather Welch, Peter Miller, Director of Operations and Maintenance, gave an update on the work that is being done at …
Highland School Superintendent Joel Freer spoke at last week’s Lloyd Town Board meeting to refute recent negative comments that were made by a resident about the school district and the …
The Lloyd Zoning Board of Appeals [ZBA] has denied Trevor DePuy an area variance to subdivide his property located at 4 Eagle Court, which is in an agricultural zoning district. DePuy was …
The Town of Marlborough will celebrate the grand opening of its newly expanded and remodeled Community Center, also known as the TOMVAC building, with an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony on …
Last week Highland High School Principal Dr. Kevin Murphy and Asst. Principal Brandon Opitz dedicated the new fitness center to three Highland High School graduates who were killed in action in Iraq …
Saint Augustine Church to Hold Bazaar and Food Truck Festival Saint Augustine Catholic Church will host its Annual Bazaar and Food Truck Festival from Thursday, June 13, through Sunday, June 16, at …
Last week the Highland Central School District awarded tenure, which is a four-year process, to [L-R] Marilyn Petreshock, Library School Media Specialist; Regina Raffaele, Remedial Reading teacher; …
Comedy Fundraiser to support families of officers battling cancer The Blue Line Comedy fundraiser will take place on Friday, June 7, at the Turtle Creek Golf Course to support the families of two …