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Loop asks town for signage help

August 25th, 2015 No comments

In an indication that the Loop-Hudson Valley, formerly known as the Marketplace at Newburgh, is about to move from concept to reality, the Newburgh Town Board Wednesday showed willingness to listen to the developer’s pleas for adjustments to the town’s signage laws. Read more…

Ulster DA confirms Dubaldi probe

August 25th, 2015 No comments

The Ulster County District Attorney’s Office has confirmed an investigation of Carmen Dubaldi. According to the DA’s office, the case is pending. Read more…

New Windsor forges ahead with plans for new well

August 19th, 2015 1 comment

The Town of New Windsor has tapped into an aquifer along the Moodna Creek. Town officials say the aquifer is large enough to one day wean the town off pricey Catskill Aqueduct water. Read more…

Fatal shooting on S. Lander

August 19th, 2015 No comments

Samuel Stubbs, 67, was shot to death early Thursday morning as he and two other men sat playing poker at a table outside a laundromat at South Lander Street and Courtney Avenue. Read more…

Balmville Tree loses final fight

August 12th, 2015 Comments off

In the end, Mother Nature was no match for Father Time. Read more…

Cameron named police chief

August 12th, 2015 Comments off

Daniel Cameron, an 18-year veteran police officer who has been acting chief of the City of Newburgh’s Police Department since January, was named permanent chief Monday night by City Manager Michael Ciaravino. Read more…

Kennedy launches re-election bid

August 5th, 2015 Comments off

Mayor Judy Kennedy kicked off her formal campaign for re-election this past week by opening her campaign headquarters at 223 Broadway, just down the street from City Hall. Read more…

School board votes not to fill vacancy

August 5th, 2015 Comments off

Newburgh’s Board of Education has voted not to replace board member William Swart, who resigned from his position last month. The board voted 7-1 to leave the seat empty until the next school district election in 2016. Read more…

Lee bumped from Newburgh ballot

July 28th, 2015 Comments off

Newburgh City Councilwoman Gay Lee, bumped from the ballot in her bid to become mayor following petition challenges from fellow candidate Jonathan Jacobson, said Tuesday she won’t go down without a fight. Read more…

New Windsor candidates throw hats in race

July 28th, 2015 Comments off

Political campaigns are ramping up in the Town of New Windsor as a race for supervisor is under way and two seats are open on the Town Board. Read more…

Balmville Tree in new threat

July 22nd, 2015 Comments off

The Balmville Tree — in serious decline for more than 45 years — is in trouble again. The 316-year-old Eastern Cottonwood, the oldest of its kind in the United States, poses a threat of crashing down on passing motorists and pedestrians. Read more…

Foot patrols combat city crime

July 22nd, 2015 Comments off

Foot patrols, coupled with the introduction of its newly purchased mobile police station, are producing sharp reductions in crime in the City of Newburgh, according to Acting Police Chief Daniel Cameron. Read more…

KeyBank closing Broadway branch

July 15th, 2015 Comments off

Business and political figures, stunned by the KeyBank’s decision to abandon its downtown Newburgh site, rallied this week in a desperate attempt to save one of the pillars of Lower Broadway. Read more…

Gloves are off in city election

July 15th, 2015 Comments off

Multiple challenges to candidates for mayor and City Council in the City of Newburgh will have to be sorted out, but this fall’s city election figures to be a political donnybrook. Read more…

Chief: Police force spread too thin

July 7th, 2015 Comments off

The Newburgh Town Board heard separate appeals of its chief of police and the president of the police union Monday night, both stressing the need to bolster the town’s police force. Read more…