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Ulster County Shooting Investigation Leads to More Arrests

Aug 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report additional arrests, following an investigation yesterday into a shooting in the Town of Wawarsing. On August 27th, 2014,  this agency reported the arrests of RYAN Z. NOVAL, 26, of , ELLENVILLE and EDWARD L. SCRIBER, 34, of KINGSTON.  Mr. Noval was initially charged with the felonies of […]



Bicyclist Dies in Ulster County Collision

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

On August 26, 2014, at approximately 6:00pm, the New York State Police in Ellenville, NY investgated a car/bicycle fatal collision on Lucas Turnpike in the Town of Rochester. The investigation revealed that a 2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse sedan being operated by Philip Ashby Jr., age 30 from Accord, NY was traveling southbound on Lucas Turnpike when […]



Ulster County Crime Victims Program Receives $1 Million Grant

Aug 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Ulster County Crime Victims Assistance Program (CVAP) has been awarded a New York State grant of $1,118,366.25 for the period October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2017.  Ulster County’s CVAP is scheduled to receive $367,829.85 for 2014-2015; $374,640.05 for 2015-2016; and $375,896.35 for 2016-2017 subject to County legislative action.  CVAP serves victims of crime, […]



YMCA Bike It Youth Cycling Program

Aug 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The YMCA of Kingston and Ulster County has announced its fall 2014 youth cycling program, “Bike It!” for kids aged 10-14.  Beginning on Saturday September 13th, the program operates from 9am to noon and will continue through November 8.  Each session includes instruction in bicycle safety and maintenance, as well as a bike ride. “We […]



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 […]