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Fundraiser held for Outreach Center

October 31st, 2012 Comments off

Julia Dehn is not one who gives up easily. December will mark 5 years that she has worked to establish a home for returning Veterans to help them transition back into society. Read more…

State of Emergency declared in Ulster

October 31st, 2012 Comments off

Residents braced for impact Monday as Hurricane Sandy, touted as the “perfect storm”, bore down on the Hudson Valley. High winds and heavy rain were expected to cause widespread power outages and dangerous conditions, causing Orange and Ulster counties as well as local municipalities to declare a State of Emergency. Read more…

Panthers have another date with Cornwall

October 31st, 2012 Comments off

Wallkill and Cornwall will now again do what so many have come to expect in early November. Both team have established a tradition during the last decade of meeting in the Section IX, Class A final, and they’ll do it again this weekend. Read more…

NFA’s Fleckenstein in state championships

October 31st, 2012 1 comment

Newburgh’s Hannah Fleckenstein had been to the girls state tennis finals as a doubles player. But when she started the Fall as the returning number one singles player with the Lady Goldbacks, the senior wanted to finally get to the state championships during her final season. Read more…

Dukes advance to Class A finals

October 31st, 2012 Comments off

Marlboro took the first step Saturday to defend the Section IX, Class B crown and led early when Devin Pierre scored from a yard out to give the Dukes a 7-0 lead over Ellenville in a semifinal game in Middletown. Read more…

‘In Search Of’ opens at River School

October 31st, 2012 Comments off

These are three of the many strengths of the work of oil painters Bruce and Lita Thorne. The couple’s new show, “In Search of,” will be on exhibit for the month of November at the Wallkill River School of Art, 232 Ward St. (Route 17K), Montgomery. Read more…

Fire destroys Maybrook building

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

Firefighters converged at the Halmar building in Maybrook on Tuesday afternoon to find a fully involved fire with flames engulfing the building and roof. Read more…

Tempers flare in Montgomery

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

“You’re a liar, Mr. Mayor, in my opinion,” said Montgomery village resident Robert Kiernan last week. Read more…

Herbek: I won’t resign

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

“My whole life I have been the kind of person that when something is broken, I need to fix it,” City Manager Rick Herbek said Monday night, defying members of a City Council that have been forcing him toward the door ever since they took office 10 months ago. Read more…

Habitat dedicates 59th, 60th homes

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

There were heroes galore this past Saturday in the city of Newburgh. A stroll down Catherine Street would have brought you elbow to elbow with scores of people who certainly qualify. Read more…

Marlboro Fire Department dedicates memorials

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

After more than a year in development, the Marlboro Hose Company No. 1 held a ceremony on Sunday to unveil two memorials – one in memory of the 343 FDNY firefighters who lost their lives at the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001 and a second in memory of the departed members of the Marlboro Company. Read more…

162 single-family homes proposed

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

At last week’s Lloyd Town Board meeting, the public voiced their displeasure with nearly every aspect of a residential project known as Mountainside Woods, while sharply criticizing the board for granting the developer his requested zoning change for the project this past April. Read more…

Bushmen win despite mistakes

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

Pine Bush traveled to Hyde Park Saturday and made easy work of the Presidents to win 34-7, but the game possibly opened a window of concern as the Bushmen get ready this week for their first playoff appearance since 1995. Read more…

Goldbacks flat in loss to Kingston

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

Some things have gone right for the Newburgh Goldbacks this season – well almost. Read more…

Dukes cruise past New Paltz, 28-7

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

Friday’s downpour stopped about an hour before the kickoff with a showdown between Marlboro and New Paltz to determine the top seed this weekend in the Section IX, Class B playoffs. Read more…