Check out your newspaper
Top Stories

Unofficial Primary Election Results

Absentee ballots not yet counted. Orange County Legislature; District 6; District 17; City of Newburgh Ward 1; Town of Gardiner Councilman.

Marlboro honors district retirees

Last week the Marlboro School Board and the Administration took a few moments to honor a number of employees who are retiring this month. Mike Bakatsias, Assistant Superintendent for Technology …

Marlborough holds first hearing on rental law

The Town of Marlborough Planning Board held its first public hearing for a Short Term Rental application under the new town law, but it didn’t ensue without any hiccups. Michael Dziegelewski …

Graduate leaves a perfect mark

This week Corey Sowers will graduate from Marlboro High School Class of 2021. He has not missed a day of school nor has he ever been late or left school early, since he entered kindergarten. Corey …

Lloyd Police hire additional personnel

Last week Lloyd Police Chief introduced the Town Board to his four new hires for the department: Jesse Assenza as a full-time officer at a salary of $45,238; Jacob Nielson as a part-time officer at a …
Local News

Two leaving Marlboro school board

Last week the Marlboro administration a school board thanked two board members who are leaving this month - Frank Milazzo and John Marro. The two were not re-elected to their seats in the May …

IBM donates $10,000 to the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley

The Food Bank of the Hudson Valley has announced that IBM in the Mid-Hudson Valley has made a $10,000 donation to assist families facing hunger. “On behalf of all the IBMers in the region, …

Town of Newburgh weighs hotel, B&B tax

The Town of Newburgh is once again kicking around an idea first proposed more than a decade ago: a five percent sales tax on hotel and motel occupancy within the town. Supervisor Gil Piaquadio …

The passion project

Leonardo Guzman Perez has a passion for tennis. The Newburgh Free Academy Freshman said as much during a recent Newburgh City Council meeting . That passion has given birth to an idea to inject some …

A Juneteenth Celebration

The Newburgh Performing Arts Academy marked the holiday with an outdoor recital at the Downing Park Amphitheater.
More local News

Skoufis touts $149K in Emergency Response Grants

Senator James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) touted a $149,285 grant to Orange County to support its emergency response operations and make …

Book fair, concert to benefit Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Newburgh Free Library are excited to bring back their annual book fair. All sales from the Book Fair benefit …

Sexual assault protest

An online petition has accused Pine Bush High School of repeatedly mishandling sexual assault cases. As of Monday evening, more than …

Support grows in Crawford for cannibis

Crawford residents spoke in favor of allowing retail cannabis dispensaries in the town during a public hearing on June 17. The …
Those who attended the Town of Montgomery’s Juneteenth celebration on Saturday were treated to some traditional African drumming.

TOM celebrates Juneteenth

The Town of Montgomery held its first annual Juneteenth celebration on Saturday at Wooster Grove Park in the Village of Walden. …