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‘World class’ resort proposed at Blue Chip Farms

A proposal to turn much of Blue Chip Farms into a tourist destination was revealed in a presentation to the Shawangunk Town Board by Hudson Valley developer and film maker David Alexanian on Dec. …
New senior housing project planned for Town of Montgomery
Jonah Mandelbaum, developer of senior and affordable housing throughout the region, has his sites set on a 3.77-acres parcel behind the ShopRite plaza for his next project. Mandelbaum appeared …
TOM opts out of cannabis sales The Town of Montgomery has adopted the same wait and see approach when it comes to retail sales of marijuana as most of its neighbors. The Town Board, at last week’s meeting, voted …
Medline to drop tax suit against Town of Montgomery Town of Montgomery Supervisor Brian Maher announced last week that Medline Industries has agreed to drop their current tax challenge in State Supreme Court filed in Orange County against the Town of …
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Village of Montgomery cannabis hearing adjourned until Dec 21

A public hearing by the Montgomery Village Board on whether or not to opt out of the state’s new cannabis law has been adjourned until December 21. The hearing, originally scheduled for …

105th Airlift Wing awarded Meritorious Unit Award

The 1,300 men and women of the New York Air National Guard’s 105th Airlift Wing have been awarded the Air Force’s Meritorious Unit Award for their accomplishments during 2020. The …

‘Support Our Heroes’ seeks help during holidays

‘Support Our Heroes’ again reaches out to neighbors and supporters for donations and support during the on-going holiday season. The story of ‘Support Our Heroes’ on their …
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Pine Bush strikes school bus deal

At the November 23 Board of Education Meeting, the Pine Bush Central School District Board of Education approved an agreement with transportation company Orange County Transit to run 16 bus routes …

PB Lions welcome Santa

Santa brought the cold, wintry winds when he arrived in Pine Bush this past Saturday for the Lions Club Event at the Gazebo. The Pine Bush Fire Department happily provided transportation for Santa …

Orange County Chamber makes a move to Maybrook

The Orange County Chamber of Commerce will soon re-locate its headquarters to a historic Maybrook address. “After our last Village Board Meeting, I received a phone call from Heather …

Town budget includes raise for reluctant supervisor

The Montgomery Town Board approved its 2022 spending plan last month with a 4-1 vote, as Town Supervisor Brian Maher was the only dissenter. “I am voting ‘no’ because I do not …
Sports

Vikings girls third in Feller tournament

The Corinne Feller Memorial Tournament has always meant a lot to the Valley Central girls’ basketball team. One of her nieces – Madeline Feller – has already graduated from the …

Pine Bush wrestlers drop opener

The Pine Bush wrestling team nearly had it. They were leading most of Wednesday night’s dual meet against the Goshen Gladiators, but the Gladiators won the last five matches to pull out a …

Vikings win first swim meet of the season

The Valley Central boys’ swimming team won its first meet of the season on Thursday, and the first meet since the 2019-20 season in which their opponent was in the pool with them. All of the …