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Ulster County Celebrates Live Laugh and Learn Day

Aug 18th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein recognized another successful “Live, Laugh and Learn” day of workshops with over 150 seniors participating this year.  This was the 17th annual Live, Laugh and Learn, hosted by the Ulster County Office of the Aging and comprised a day full of workshops and exercise put together to promote the health […]



Ulster County Residents Urged to Participate in 2014 Senior Survey

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

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein announces that the Ulster County Office of the Aging (OFA) is launching the 2014 Senior Survey.  It is an informational survey that includes questions about housing, transportation, nutrition, care-giving and insurance information and is designed to identify unmet areas of need or areas requiring expansion of services. “Ulster County is […]



Ulster County Unveils Medication Collection Boxes

Aug 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein together with Ulster County Sheriff Paul Van Blarcum, Commissioner of Health and Mental Health Dr. Carol Smith, Captain Michael Freer, Cheryl DePaolo, Executive Director of the Ulster Prevention Council, and Tim Rose and Michelle Bergkamp from the Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency unveiled a new medication collection box which is […]



24th Annual Taste of New Paltz Set for September 14

Aug 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings, Lead Article

A delicious tradition returns to the Hudson Valley this September with the 24th Annual TASTE OF NEW PALTZ, to be held on Sunday, September 14, 2013 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Ulster County Fairgrounds on Libertyville Road, New Paltz, New York.  Advance admission is only $7 and admission on the day of […]



Ulster County to Offer Naloxone Supplies and Training to County EMS

Aug 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein has announced that the Ulster County Departments of Health and Mental Health and the Department of Emergency Management will be offering naloxone supplies and training at no cost to all certified Emergency Service Providers in the County.  Naloxone is administered as an intranasal spray and is already in use by […]



Ulster County Sheriff Conducts Child Support Sweep

Jul 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report additional arrests in this agency’s ongoing effort, in conjunction with the Ulster County District Attorney’s Office and Ulster County Department of Social Services Child Support Enforcement Unit, to apprehend parents with outstanding warrants for nonpayment of child support. Between April 1st and June 30th, this agency arrested […]



3 Charged in Connection With Heroin Distribution in Kerhonkson Area

Jul 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (U.R.G.E.N.T.) report the arrest of three Kerhonkson area men subsequent to a heroin trafficking investigation. URGENT received intelligence in regard to persons distributing heroin in the Kerhonkson area. URGENT initiated an investigation and conducted several undercover buy operations in the Towns of Wawarsing and Rochester. The […]



Brooklyn Parolee Arrested on Burglary Charges in Ulster County

Jul 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of a Brooklyn man on burglary related charges. On July 28, 2014 at about 11:58 AM, deputies, troopers, and members of the Rosendale Police Department responded to a report of a burglary in progress in the Tillson area.  Initial responding units obtained a description of […]



Juveniles Arrested After Breaking Into Ellenville Elementary School

Jul 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

he New York State Police at Ellenville announce the arrest a fourteen year old juvenile from Ellenville and a fifteen year old juvenile from Kingston for Burglary 3rd Degree, a Felony. On July 28, 2014 the NYSP at SP Ellenville responded to a alarm activation at the Ellenville Elementary School. Upon checking the School, responding […]



Ulster County Charges 2 More With Welfare Fraud

Jul 28th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein announces that two separate arrests were made yesterday under the County’s “Zero Tolerance” Anti-Fraud, Waste and Abuse Program. Megan Weir of Milton was arrested by the Ulster County Sheriff’s Department and charged with Welfare Fraud in the Fifth Degree, a misdemeanor. An investigation conducted by the Ulster County Department of […]