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‘Wallkill Valley Times’

Valley Central may hire additional teachers

August 6th, 2014 Comments off

The Valley Central School Board discussed several items during their meeting last Monday, but the most prominent of these was class size. Read more…

Life on the farm

July 29th, 2014 Comments off

This winter was hard. But, local farmers say, the relatively mild, summer weather has been good for crops so far. “It’s up to Mother Nature,” said Rebecca King. Read more…

Buffer zone

July 29th, 2014 Comments off

On Thursday, the Montgomery Town Board held a special meeting to discuss the introduction of local law #1 and the casino project proposed by Genting New York. Read more…

Large class sizes concern Valley Central parents

July 22nd, 2014 Comments off

Parents put the Valley Central Board of Education on notice at its meeting last week that they are concerned about large class sizes for the coming school year. Read more…

The end of Bloomingburg?

July 22nd, 2014 Comments off

The possible dissolution of the Village of Bloomingburg is beginning to take shape: a special meeting tomorrow night will set a date for a referendum to do just that. Read more…

Change of plans for casino

July 16th, 2014 Comments off

Since Genting America’s initial pitch for a casino in Montgomery, a number of changes have drastically altered Resorts World Hudson Valley. Read more…

Greer, Pulver to lead PB again

July 16th, 2014 Comments off

Circleville Elementary School’s administrative team is complete, after the Pine Bush Board of Education approved Dan Brown as the school’s assistant principal. Former assistant principal Amy Brockner will be principal in the new school year, replacing Ellen Helt, who retired at the end of the 2013-14 school year. Read more…

Concerns voiced about casino project

July 8th, 2014 Comments off

Several Town of Montgomery residents voiced concerns about the proposed casino project at the Town Board meeting on Thursday. Read more…

Taking a pulse

July 8th, 2014 Comments off

At last Tuesday’s Village Board meeting in Montgomery, the board responded to a question regarding the health of the village’s small businesses. Read more…

Town approves casino deal

July 3rd, 2014 Comments off

With the state deadline looming to submit gaming applications, the developer of a proposed Town of Montgomery casino got what it wanted from the town board at a hastily-called special meeting last Friday. Read more…

Maybrook poised for growth

July 3rd, 2014 Comments off

The Maybrook Village Board spoke with optimism of growth in the village at their meeting last week, noting that the village is enjoying recent improvements to infrastructure and may soon welcome new businesses. Read more…

Walden seeks funds for amphitheater

June 25th, 2014 Comments off

The Village of Walden is seeking state funding to pick up where it left off with plans to build an amphitheater at Bradley Park. The theater is to be located in the west end of the park with a view of the Wallkill River. Read more…

Pine Bush school board looks into district zoning

June 25th, 2014 Comments off

Members of the Pine Bush Central School District will meet with state leaders this month to discuss the possibility of sponsoring legislation to create geographic zones within the school district. Read more…

Casino bid surges forward

June 18th, 2014 Comments off

With just a few days left to submit their application for a casino in Montgomery, Genting Americas has secured the support of the Town Board and announced a flurry of developments—from the unveiling of a proposed indoor waterpark to new access from State Route 747. Read more…

Crawford seeks to be more business friendly

June 18th, 2014 Comments off

“We need to attract business to this town,” said Crawford Town Supervisor Charles Carnes. Read more…