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Mid-Hudson Region Named Top Performer by REDC

Dec 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

As part of Governor Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) initiative, the Mid-Hudson region will receive $82.8 million as an REDC “Top Performer,” according to an announcement made in Albany Thursday. The funding is part of a $709.2 million package of economic and community development aid available to 10 regions across New York State. Dutchess […]



Orange County Nominates New Finance Commissioner

Dec 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus announced Tawnya Muhlrad to lead the county Finance Department as its new commissioner. The nomination will be taken up by the legislature’s Personnel and Compensation committee on Monday, December 8. If approved, Ms. Muhlrad would succeed former Finance Commissioner Joel Kleiman, a county employee since 1995 whose service ended on […]



Orange Chamber to Host Memorial Blood Drive December 15

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Community Calendar

Every 2.5 seconds, someone needs blood. You can help ensure that the transfusion needs of individuals in our area are met by donating blood on Monday, December 15 from 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at the Orange County Chamber Business Center, 30 Scott’s Corners Drive, Montgomery. The drive honors the memory of the late Dave Cocks, former […]



Orange County to Participate in Holiday STOP-DWI Enforcement Program

Nov 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus, District Attorney David Hoovler, Orange County Sheriff Carl E. DuBois, and Orange County STOP-DWI Coordinator Craig W. Cherry will announce Orange County’s continued participation in the statewide STOP-DWI program with a press event on Tuesday, November 25. The announcement will begin at 2:00 p.m. at the Orange County Emergency Services […]



Annual Santa’s Toy Box Toy Drive in Orange County Starts November 28

Nov 18th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus and county Parks Commissioner Richard L. Rose today announced that Santa’s Toy Box, the annual toy drive for disadvantaged children in Orange County, will begin collecting donations of new toys and games on November 28 and continue to December 22. See the full list of toy box donation centers here. […]



Orange County Finance, Public Works Welcome New Acting Commissioners

Nov 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus named acting commissioners to the Department of Public Works (DPW) and Finance. Starting on October 31, Christopher Viebrock will serve as Acting Commissioner of Public Works and Robert Ronsini begins as Finance Department Acting Commissioner. The personnel changes follow the retirements of Finance Commissioner Joel Kleiman and DPW Commissioner Charles […]



YWCA Orange County to Host Open House November 20

Nov 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

In recognition of the season of giving, YWCA Orange County Executive Director Christine Sadowski and Board President Glynis Cowart are pleased to announce that YWCA Orange County will be hosting a “Giving Thanks” Open House at the YWCA’s new home in the City of Newburgh on Thursday, November 20 from 8 to 9:30 am. Guests […]



Police Investigating Possible Abduction in the Town of Wallkill

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

Police are attempting to identify a man that may be connected to an abduction early Monday morning in the Town of Wallkill. According to a worker at the Fair Oaks Mobil on Bloomingburg Road in the Town of Wallkill a man said to be in his late 30′s early 40′s entered the store just after […]



Autism Move-A-Thon of Orange County Family Day October 12

Oct 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Parents Run AMOC (Autism Move-A-Thon of Orange County) in partnership with Mental Health Association in Orange County is hosting the 11th annual Move-A-Thon Family Day on Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 10 am to 3 pm at Thomas Bull Memorial Park, in Montgomery.  This event educates, entertains and embraces those in the community who are […]



2 Orange County Commissioners Set to Retire

Sep 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Orange County Department of Finance Commissioner Joel Kleiman and Department of Public Works (DPW) Commissioner Charles Lee, P.E., announced today that they will both retire from county service on October 31. Kleiman has been working for Orange County since 1995. Prior to his county service, Kleiman worked for nearly 15 years in municipal finance at […]