Friday Mar 7
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.
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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.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Everyone has their story of snow
So you think studded snow tires are a sure bet for a sure ride on the slippery snow-covered roads? Bull, who drives Medicaid patients to appointments in a Town and Country Chrysler minivan, was driving on Route 17B in White Lake Thursday morning when she felt her vehicle slipping and sliding - despite the studs on her snows.
The Toronto Star
Adam Brudzewsky: Lev Tahor whistleblower or paranoiac?
Adam Brudzewsky told a Quebec court of the two years he spent living with Lev Tahor, including the forced removals of children from their parents and a cult of personality surrounding the group's spiritual leader, Rabbi Shlomo Helbrans.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Night watchman hired to prevent thefts in Chester charged with larceny
State Police in Monroe say a night watchman who had been hired to prevent thefts at a local wire company in the Village of Chester stole thousands of dollars worth of copper.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Group urges Neuhaus to keep KJ pledge
The United Monroe citizens group is urging supporters to press Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus to fulfill his campaign promise to have the county "intervene in any legal proceeding" that involved annexation of land into Kiryas Joel and the Town of Monroe.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Residents, officials discuss who will lead environmental study over Kiryas Joel land deal
The Town of Monroe held its first public forum of the year Monday night regarding the annexation of 507 acres to Kiryas Joel, an ultra-Orthodox Hassidic community.
Eric Leonard Van de Laar
Eric Leonard Van de Laar, a life-long resident of Monroe, NY was taken from us suddenly on February 6, 2014 while residing on campus at SUNY New Paltz.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Orange Confidential: Skoufis proposes free-tuition for all top HS graduates
You've heard about Gov. Andrew Cuomo's new plan to provide tuition-free college educations to the top high school graduates pursuing math and science careers.