Friday Apr 11
Las Cruces Sun-News
Highland student wins LCPS breakfast promotion contest
Highland Elementary School student Morgyn Gallegos shows off her winning breakfast promotion design with, left to right, Principal Priscilla Johnson; school nurse Nancy Pool; Morgyn's teacher, Blanca Apodaca; Morgyn's father, John Gallegos, and mother, Paula Groves; LCPS Nutrition Services Director Nancy Cathey; and health and nutrition specialist ... (more)
Parents, students protest Common Core with exam opt-outs
Last week, students and parents in New Paltz and Highland protested what they see as excessive standardized testing under the Common Core standards by refusing to take state reading exams.
NY police release names of 2 crash victims
Authorities have released the names of the two people who were killed when their vehicles collided head-on while traveling on a Hudson Valley road last weekend.
Flooding, rockslide hit region
A picnic area along the banks of the Wallkill River, near the intersection of routes 213 and 32, was awash Sunday.
Engagements: Mark Papo & Lisa Minogue
The couple has been dating since 2005 and were recently engaged on March 1, 2014.
Police: 2 killed in 2-car accident on Route 9W in Highland
Names have not yet been released by police, but Town Supervisor Paul Hansut said the deceased both have local families.
Students make racket at Tennis Club
Students race to catch spinning rackets during Tennis Club at Central Trail Elementary School in Sylvania Township.
Highland Central School District preps response to critical state audit
The Highland Central School District is preparing a formal response to a critical audit from the state comptroller saying the district overestimated revenues and let its finances fall short by $740,000 in the general fund and $100,000 in the lunch fund.
Good Life: Positive achievements by mid-Hudson Valley residents for March 18
The group is led by Matthew and Makenzie Eyler, with the support of other parent volunteers, and includes children in grades 6-12.