Daughter's struggle fueled Dad's book
In his work as a personal trainer, Jose Matos says he has worked with many people who struggle with low self-esteem, and whose lives are limited by their own negative beliefs about themselves.
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Mount St. Mary students donate school supplies
Pre-service teachers from Mount St. Mary College recently donated rulers, paper, pencils and more to Temple Hill Academy in New Windsor.
Sometimes New Yorkers need an escape
The world's leading sculpture park, with visitors from around the world is the unique attraction of Storm King Art Center .
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Hudson Valley Press
Steven Neuhaus Marks 100th Day as Orange County Executive
I marked my 100th day as your County Executive on April 10th by sitting down to speak with a local news station between meetings with my staff and delivering the welcome address at Orange County's Human Rights Commission dinner.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
New Windsor seeks to lead review on casino near Stewart
The Town Board said it intends to serve as the lead agency for the environmental reviews required for a possible casino on 145 acres the town owns on the site of Stewart International Airport.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Guilty Plea in Birthday Party Murder
Williams, who turns 17 in June, is a New Windsor, NY resident. Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe announced the plea April 11. Police were called to the party in Hillcrest June 9, 2013 after a call reporting a violent altercation outside at a private home on East Hickory Street.
Air Pirate theater goes global; first of six shows at Brother's BBQ in New Windsor
The Air Pirates will be making a return to the area; this time they're trading airwaves for broadband.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Life With Tesla Model S: Battery Safety Shield In Detail
When I first heard last week that Tesla was offering Model S owners a free retrofit that would install its new underbody shield and deflector plates, I called my local Tesla Motors service center almost immediately.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Voters approve 2014-2015 Cornwall Public Library budget, elect McDonald, Stein library trustees
Voters approved a $1.16 million 2014-2015 budget for the Cornwall Public Library on Tuesday, with 363 votes cast in favor of the budget and 100 against it.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Celebrate Passover, Easter without gluten
Contrary to the relentless cold weather, spring is here. This I know from the popping up of marshmallow Peeps in stores, everywhere.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Millions in aid spare Newburgh from school closure
The high school auditorium erupted in cheers and wild hand-waving Thursday night as the more than 200 parents, teachers and support staff were told that the mid-Hudson's largest school district would be spared from another school closing.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Hudson Valley Press
This Week in Orange County 4-2-14
Pet owners understand that dogs, cats, and other animals not only provide us with the pleasures of companionship, they also humanize us in ways few other experiences can.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Cornwall well back in play in KJ pipeline plan
Kiryas Joel resumed effort to add a dormant Cornwall well to its water supply, scheduling a public hearing for later this month on a state permit application the village set aside a year ago when it met with public opposition and a legal challenge.
Alabama gaming company Greenetrack plans casino resort near Stewart Airport
An Alabama gaming company is hashing out plans with the Town of New Windsor to build a casino, hotel, convention center and shopping center next to Stewart International Airport.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Other Voices, Other Rooms
From The Daily Gazette : Bill Buell's feature story on Nipper , who's been standing guard and keeping vigil over downtown Albany for 60 years From the Huffington Post: Katherine Brooks offers her list of "13 of the Best New York Art Spots That Aren't in NYC," including Saratoga Springs' Yaddoo Artist Community, Beacon's Dia: Beacon, Ghent's OMI ... (more)
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Forge Hill Road, Scotchtown Avenue bridge projects ready to move forward
Two major bridge repair projects - Forge Hill Road over Moodna Creek in New Windsor and Scotchtown Avenue over the Wallkill River at the border of the towns of Wallkill and Hamptonburgh - are ready to move forward.
State scrutinizes crude oil plans
The state Department of Environmental Conservation is increasing its scrutiny of plans for crude oil processing at two Hudson River terminals.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Newburgh District chorus sings heart out to spare cuts
The children in the mid-Hudson's largest school district added their voices to the debate over Newburgh's $10.4 million budget gap on Tuesday night.
Crowd in Newburgh dissects district's $251M budget plan
Faced with a $10.4 million budget gap that could lead to closing an elementary school, parents, teachers and school board members pulled no punches at a meeting Monday night.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
DEC says public input may be required for oil-site plan
Global Properties' proposal for a railroad yard in New Windsor to bring crude oil to ships and barges could require public meetings and "outreach events," the state Department of Environmental Conservation told the company on Monday.