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Bethel Woods Looks to Collaborate with Local Artists

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Lead Article

In an effort to expand and enrich its current arts and humanities-based programming, Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is looking to collaborate with professional artists from the Catskill and Hudson Valley regions. The organization hopes to leverage local talent and passion by developing a roster of teaching artists from the community who will help […]



Mid Hudson Regional Hospital Offers Winter Weather Health Safety Tips

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

MidHudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center offers health and safety tips as forecasters call for potentially dangerous conditions for the next 24 to 36 hours Old man winter is gearing up to deliver the first substantial snowfall to our area this season. Weather forecasters are calling for a blizzard with possible record snowfall — […]



Bids Available for Start of Orange County Government Center Project

Jan 24th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Orange County officials announced that prospective contractors can now pick up bid-specifications packages to bid on building and site-preparation work for renovations to the Government Center. The bid packages are the first step of an approved restoration plan for the Government Center complex which has been closed since September 2011. Bid specifications can be picked […]



Celebrate Martin Luther King’s Dream

Jan 19th, 2015 | By | Category: Lead Article

Martin Luther King Jr’s dream of a country filled with equality may be the most resounding memory most have of him. He was far more than a visionary – he is by far one of the few that have been taken from us far too early that had he not, would of changed how things […]



Mother of Mason Decosmo Found Negligent in Toddler’s Death

Jan 19th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

The mother of 2 year old Mason Decosmo was found to be negligent in his death. On Thursday, Judge Anthony McGinty stated that Kaitlin Wolfert created substantial risk of injury by leaving her sons, Mason Decosmo, and Jaxson Decosmo, 1, with her live-in boyfriend, Kenneth Stahli, which ultimately led to Mason’s death. The boy was […]



Orange County Man Dies in One Car Accident on Rt 94

Jan 13th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

At 10:15AM Monday morning, the Town of Chester Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision on State Route 94. Upon arrival, it was determined that a 2007 Volkswagen Rabbit traveling westbound had left the roadway and struck a utility pole just east of Rick Way. The driver, a 32 year old male […]



City of Newburgh Police Chief Retires After 42 years of Service

Jan 10th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

As of 3:45pm Friday, the City of Newburgh Police Chief Michael Ferrara formally retired after 42 years of service with the City of Newburgh’s Police Department. In a joint statement, City government offered her best wishes, “We congratulate Chief Ferrara and thank him for his dedicated service to the Police Department and the City of […]



Town of Newburgh Man Arrested on Felony Weapons Charge

Jan 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Town of Newburgh Police are investigating the seizure of a large cache of weapons following a weekend arrest. On Saturday, January 3rd, Town of Newburgh Police received a call of shots in the back yard of a private residence located at 88 Powder Mill Road. Investigating patrol officers interviewed the resident of the home and […]



Rally to Be Held to Support Law Enforcement January 9 in Orange County

Jan 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Rally to Support Law Enforcement to be held on Friday, January 9 from 6-7pm at the entrance of Orange County Courthouse in Goshen Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler today commended the National Fraternal Order of Police and C.O.P.S (Concerns of Police Survivors) on their designation of Friday, January 9 as National Law Enforcement […]



Hudson Valley Leaders Remember Late Governor Mario Cuomo

Jan 3rd, 2015 | By | Category: Lead Article

Former New York State Governor Mario Cuomo passed away of natural causes due to heart failure in Manhattan, New York City on New Year’s Day, 2015 surrounded by family. He served as the 52nd Governor of New York for three terms, from 1983 to 1994,[1][2] Lieutenant Governor of New York from 1979 to 1982; and […]