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‘Wallkill Valley Times’

It was a dark and stormy night…

October 23rd, 2012 Comments off

What could be more fun than a scary tale on a dark fall night in a candlelit haunted house? Read more…

Good news for 3 villages

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

Residents in the villages of Maybrook, Walden and Montgomery will be pleasantly surprised when they see their town tax bills, provided the Town of Montgomery budget passes as proposed. Read more…

Walden Ethics Board clears mayor

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

The Walden Ethics Board, regarding recent actions of the mayor, has decided that “it is clear that the conduct alleged is not a violation of the Code of Ethics.” Read more…

‘Mob’ scene at 159 Grand St.

October 17th, 2012 1 comment

A group calling itself “Preservation Mob” sought to stage a rally Saturday to save 159 Grand St. from being “reduced to rubble, creating another empty lot with no plan in place.” Read more…

Town headed for strip club suit?

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

The Newburgh Town Board Monday night moved one step closer to adoption of a law regulating adult or sexually oriented businesses that the lawyer for the only two strip clubs in the town said will result in a protracted, costly lawsuit. Read more…

Long-term flood solution sought

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

At last week’s Town Board meeting, Marlborough Supervisor, Stephen Osborn again touched upon the issue of finding a long-term solution to the flooding on Clarke’s Lane in Milton. He said town attorney, Ron Blass advised him recently that fixing this problem is not the responsibility of the taxpayers. Read more…

Timing of board resignation criticized

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

In a letter to the Plattekill Town Board, Councilwoman Jennifer Zupan resigned her elected position, citing personal health reasons. Read more…

Bushmen run away from Monticello

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

It did not take very long for Pine Bush to get out in front Saturday, away in Monticello as the Bushmen scored on their first two possessions to lead 14-0 within the first four minutes before running away to win 48-0. Read more…

Bittersweet win for Goldbacks

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

It was the epitome of a bittersweet win for the Newburgh football team on Friday night as the Goldbacks closed out their home season with a monster 16-10 win over previously undefeated Monroe-Woodbury but still saw their hopes for the playoffs dashed. Read more…

Dukes leave Huskies black and blue

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

It was Homecoming Black and Orange style, and the Dukes used the entire 48 minutes against Highland to play both its offensive and defensive game in the 34-0 victory to stay undefeated. Read more…

The Ritz Theater Presents Ramblin’ Jack Elliott

October 17th, 2012 Comments off

Long before every kid in America wanted to play guitar — before Elvis, Dylan, the Beatles or Led Zeppelin — Ramblin’ Jack had picked it up and was passing it along. Read more…

More car larcenies in Maybrook

October 10th, 2012 Comments off

More car larcenies have struck Maybrook, this time in the Abbey Avenue area of the village. And in each case, the thief struck when the vehicle was not locked. Read more…

Valley Central mourns former superintendent

October 10th, 2012 Comments off

Dr. William F. Moran, who guided the Valley Central School District through its early years, died Oct. 4. He was 87. Read more…

Supermarket still on council plate

October 10th, 2012 Comments off

The Newburgh City Council, this past week, continued on a path toward a downtown supermarket and as many as 103 affordable rental units of housing that would be located on what is known as the mid-Broadway site across the street from the New York State Motor Vehicles Division. Read more…

City escapes CDBG cloud

October 10th, 2012 Comments off

A scathing 2008 HUD audit that led to the firing of City of Newburgh City Manager Jean-Ann McGrane has been resolved with a hard-earned corrective action verification from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Read more…