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The Town of Plattekill will be replacing the Old Mill Road bridge, a project that is expected to take two years to complete.

Plattekill to increase transfer fees

Recently Plattekill Supervisor Dean DePew received suggestions from the town’s fee committee on the amounts that are collected at the transfer station. Councilman Wilfrido Castillo, who serves …

Lloyd wins grant to bury power lines

Last week, town Supervisor Dave Plavchak announced that Lloyd has received a long-awaited grant that will be used to bury the utility lines in the hamlet. He said not only will this improve the …

From The Ground Up is planted in Highland

As summer approaches, the town of Highland is abuzz with the arrival of a new dining establishment, “From The Ground Up.” Nestled in the heart of The Vineyard Commons Apartment Complex, …

Lloyd remembers another fallen hero

Dennis Bragg volunteers his time helping in whatever capacity he can at the Lloyd Cemetery. The cemetery was established in 1861 on a 34-acre parcel and today it is the final resting place for 7,500 …
Local News
The Ulster County Executive, in partnership with the Ulster County Legislature and Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley, is pleased to announce the availability of American Rescue Plan Act …
The Wallkill Valley Land Trust (WVLT) is thrilled to announce the permanent protection of 320 acres of forest and farmland located in the towns of Marlborough and Plattekill, Ulster County. The …
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The Hudson Valley’s beloved celebration of handmade, The Woodstock-New Paltz Art & Crafts Fair, is making its highly anticipated return to the Ulster County Fairgrounds in New Paltz on May …
The Mindy Ross Gallery is alive with Spring colors. After viewing the artworks, one wants to go outdoors and be inspired as artist Susan Miiller has been in this recent series of themed artworks. …
The Ulster County Veteran Services Agency, in collaboration with the Town of Lloyd Police Benevolent Association, is set to host a special event honoring local veterans with a Veteran’s …
The Highland Rotary Club is conducting a three-pronged “Day of Service” initiative on Saturday, May 18 by hosting a blood drive, coordinating a supply drive for care packages for deployed …
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Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus reminds residents that along with warmer weather and longer days, farmer’s market season is here. The rich bounty of our region’s plentiful …
The Wallkill Central School District’s 2024-2025 Budget of $89.5 million passed on Tuesday, May 21 following the polling period. District Assistant Superintendent for Support Services Brian …
  At its Monday, May 13 meeting, the Marlborough Town Board agreed to sponsor an application for funding for Milton’s historic Kent Farm from the state’s Restore New York …
Wallkill alum and Plattekill native Dustin Colombo will be competing with his team from Embry–Riddle Aeronautical University in a competition in the Mojave Desert from May 31 to June 1 at the …
Highland School Administration and the School Board concluded their final budget presentation for the 2024-25 school budget last week. The proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year amounts to …
Four candidates vie for four seats in Wallkill’s Board of Education elections slated for May 21. Incumbents Thomas Nafey, Donna Crowley, and Thomas Frisbie seek re-election, while candidate …
Residents are invited to join in supporting local vendors, artists, and community children at an upcoming event brimming with activities, shopping, entertainment, and delectable food and beverages. …
The Marlborough Arts Coalition [MaArCo] is holding their 3rd annual Open Studio Tour this Saturday and Sunday, May 18 & 19 from noon to 5pm. The self-guided tour invites the public to …
The Town of Lloyd Police Department will be hosting a Civilian Police Academy beginning May 29, and will be concluding on July 3, on Wednesday nights from 6 to 9 p.m. This six-week academy will …