2 hrs ago
Orange Bureau Confidential: DEC wants documents from KJ and Monroe
The state Department of Environmental Conservation asked the Town of Monroe and the village of Kiryas Joel for copies of their comprehensive plans and other documents and information last week to help it decide which municipality should oversee an environmental review for the pending request to annex 507 acres of Monroe into Kiryas Joel.
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Monroe St. Patrick's Day parade is short in distance, long on fun
Marchers take part in the St. Patrick's Day parade in Monroe on Saturday. The parade went around a corner, through a parking lot and soon ended at the Bourbon Street Bar and Grill.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Monroe-Woodbury School District out of running in Kiryas Joel review
State officials have dropped Monroe-Woodbury School District from a three-way competition with the Town of Monroe and Village of Kiryas Joel to lead the environmental review for a proposed, 507-acre expansion of Kiryas Joel.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Washingtonville property tax bills jump 25 percent
Village property owners got an unwelcome surprise in their mail recently - tax bills for fiscal 2014-15 carrying a 25 percent increase.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Monroe board tackles KJ bid
The Monroe Town Board faced another packed house Monday night as residents and elected officials addressed them about the pending bid to expand Kiryas Joel.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Arbitrator affirms termination of Harriman cop's employment
An arbitrator has upheld the Village of Harriman's decision to terminate the employment of village police Officer Philip Fagan.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Recipepricing.com Announces Recipe Costing Software That Evaluates The Ingredients And Meal Costs
New York March 7, 2014 - As is quite evident, the computers have completely revolutionized practically all the industry segments and the food and beverage industry is no different.
Dispute over agency in Kiryas Joel expansion plan stalling deal
An ongoing dispute in Orange County is stalling a controversial land deal to double the size of the Hassidic community of Kiryas Joel.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Kiryas Joel annexation petition stalled by standoff over environmental review
More than two months after its filing, a petition to annex 507 acres of Monroe into Kiryas Joel remains stalled on a preliminary dispute over which board or agency will study the potential environmental impact of expanding Kiryas Joel.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Gov. Cuomo to air TV ads for N.Y. property-tax freeze
Cuomo plans to appear in a television ad across the state to push lawmakers to support his proposal that would freeze property taxes for two years if local governments and schools stay under the tax cap and move to streamline services.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
State police looking for Monroe woman missing since December
Police said Lynn Barratt, 29, voluntarily left her home on Circle Drive around 3 p.m. on Dec. 7, 2013.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Hudson Valley Press
County Exec Steven M. Neuhaus: My View
The recent application to annex over 500 acres of land into the Village of Kiryas Joel is concerning.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Public is Invited to Learn Seven Ways to Cut Medical Costs from...
Consumers who are concerned about the rising cost of health care need to be armed with valuable information that will empower and educate them.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Neuhaus: Orange County will do its own review of Kiryas Joel annexation
Orange County will do its own review of a request to annex 507 acres from the Town of Monroe into the Village of Kiryas Joel, County Executive Steve Neuhaus said Wednesday.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Orange Confidential: Skoufis comments on DEC's upcoming KJ decision
Assemblyman James Skoufis added input to the state's deliberations last week as Monroe-area residents await a decision on which board or boards will oversee the environmental review for a proposal to move 507 acres into Kiryas Joel from Monroe.