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Bloomingburg village board cancels meeting - again; Planning board meeting still on
For at least the third straight month, the Village of Bloomingburg - or what's left of its government - has cancelled its Village Board meeting.
Satmar group to buy shuttered Otisville school
At its Nov. 25 meeting, the Town Board adopted a resolution to enter into a sale contract for $325,000 with the Satmar congregation, which has ties to Brooklyn and Monticello.
Bloomingburg: Developers appear tonight; what's your opinion?
Tonight, the two developers at the center of a controversial housing project in Bloomingburg are scheduled tonight to appear in front of the Mamakating town board with new projects.
Opponents petition for Bloomingburg mayor's removal
In an effort to oust the mayor of this Sullivan County village, opponents of a controversial housing development have filed papers in state Supreme Court charging Mayor Mark Berentsen with violations of municipal law in his approval of the 396-unit project.
NEWSWATCH: Icy commute on Monday morning
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - sleet and freezing rain create travel troubles and close schools in the region; a suit filed in State Supreme Court calls for the resignation of Bloomingburg mayor Mark Berentsen and the Toys for Tots train picks up donations at several Orange county communities.
Controversial developer feels targeted
First, he was the front man for what's become the controversial 396-home, apparently Hasidic development in this eastern Sullivan County village - initially telling everyone it would be a 125-unit, secondhome community.
Assemblywoman Gunther: I'll help find site for Bloomingburg meeting
Even though scores of residents of this eastern Sullivan County village have been clamoring to tell officials what they think about the planned 396-unit development on Winterton Road, the board hasn't held a monthly meeting for at least two months.
EDITORIAL: State must investigate Bloomingburg deal
The revelation reported in Sunday's Times Herald-Record that the mayor of Bloomingburg signed off on a deal that gave his family water and sewer service as part of a controversial 396-unit town-house development proposal should add urgency and legitimacy to a state investigation that is hopefully underway.
Monthly Bloomingburg Village Board meeting canceled once again
For the second consecutive month, the Village of Bloomingburg has canceled its Village Board meeting.