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Local officials seek help to keep killer behind bars

Local officials, family friends and countless Montgomery residents gathered Sunday to remember Danny Meyer with a candlelit vigil at the playground dedicated to him in the Village of Maybrook. …

Montgomery plans pose a problem

During the public comment session at Monday’s Town of Montgomery Planning Board meeting, residents expressed frustration that projects before the planning board are in conflict with the …

Palinkas-Greer to challenge Lopez for legislative seat

Kelly Palinkas Greer (D/Working Families/Gunk Freedom) will challenge Incumbent Craig Lopez (R/C/Open Government) for Ulster County Legislator District 14 in the general election on Nov. 2.
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Guided by faith, Mount grad leaves his mark

Every year a new batch of college students strive to find a job or get accepted into graduate school. Freshly-minted Mount Saint Mary College alumni Nick Tucker of Walden, Nook that challenge in …

Shawangunk board fields requests

Highway Superintendent Joseph LoCicero and Police Chief Gerald Marlatt asked the Town of Shawangunk Board to consider requests they say will improve their departments at the board’s July 15 …

Maybrook police will not inquire into immigration status

The Maybrook Police Department has recently adopted a new general order, entitled ‘Disclosure of Status Information’. The purpose of this directive is to establish the police …

Walden moving forward with ‘Anita’ Center

The Walden Village Board accepted the community center bid to LP Builders at their meeting last Tuesday. The $905,000 bid amount will be used to build The Anita Louise Vandermark Community Center in …

OC Legislature to investigate County IDA

The Orange County Legislature unanimously adopted a resolution at their special meeting last Wednesday that authorizes them to conduct an investigation into the county IDA and the Orange County …
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Jimmy’s Trucking Tribute returns July 31

Jimmy’s Helping hands will host their annual Pig Roast and Poker Run on Saturday, August 31 at the Thomas Bull Memorial Park. There will be a corn hole tournament, tricky tray, truck, car …

Railroad Museum reopens

The Maybrook Railroad Museum, 111 Schipps Lane, Maybrook, is now open. Days and time are: Saturday and Sunday 1-4 p.m. each weekend until the end of October, 2021.The museum is looking for volunteers …

Wallkill FD to host monthly pancake breakfast

The Wallkill Fire Department will host its monthly pancake breakfast on Sunday, Aug. 1 at the (old) firehouse, at 18 Central Avenue, Wallkill. The menu includes all-you-cat-eat eggs made to order, …

Hill Hold Museum to host Herb Day luncheon

The Friends of Hill-Hold and Brick House Museums are pleased to announce that they will be hosting their 40th annual “Herb Day Luncheon” fundraising event on Tuesday, August 3. The …

Local police departments to host National Night Out

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. …
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Wallkill’s concert series kicks off with the mustangs

Come heat up Thursday nights at the Hamlet of Walkill’s Rhythm on the River Concert Series starting on July 22, 7 p.m. at Popp Pavilion. Kicking off this year’s concert series are The …

Candle vigil remembers Danny Meyer

Town of Montgomery Supervisor Brian Maher reminded residents today that a candlelit vigil will be held this Sunday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m. Join members of the Meyer family along with local officials …

Pine Bush to celebrate Christmas in July

The Pine Bush Lions Club will welcome Jolly Old Saint Nick in a rare summertime appearance on Saturday ago 5 p.m. at the Gazebo behind Crawford Commons on Main Street.Santa was so upset he …

Junior Fiction Mythology Book Club and Book Bingo at Gardiner Library

Junior Fiction Mythology Club to meetGardiner Library presents Junior Fiction Mythology Book Club on Sunday July 25, 2-3 p.m. Are you interested in Mythology? Come and share stories of favorite …
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Pine Bush Juniors fall in championship

  The Pine Bush Little League Juniors baseball team suffered their only two losses in one night. After running undefeated through the District 19 tournament and winning their first game of …

PB Minors fall one win short of a state title

One win. After running off 12 straight victories in tournament play, the Pine Bush Minors softball team’s pursuit of a state championship ended at Brighton Little League, near Rochester, in …

Louis Martinez to join the Crimson Tide

  The dream was realized on June 22 as Louis Martinez finally put pen to paper and committed to his dream school. Martinez, who set the state record in the pole vault in May, signed his …