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4 hrs ago | Chronicle Newspaper

Fire police to meet Sept. 10

10, at the Montgomery firehouse, 203 Wallace Ave., Montgomery, Wednesday, Oct. 8, at the Otterkill Engine Co.

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Related Topix: Montgomery, NY

6 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

No charges against Pine Bush schools, students amid anti-Semitism allegations

An "exhaustive investigation" by New York State Police has determined that "there are no viable criminal charges" that can be brought in connection with a federal lawsuit claiming anti-Semitic harassment and bullying in the Pine Bush Central School District.

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Related Topix: Pine Bush, NY, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Education Etc., Goshen, NY

9 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

DA: No criminal charges in Pine Bush anti-Semitism allegations

The Orange County District Attorney's office says no charges will be filed in regards to allegations of anti-Semitism in the Pine Bush School District.

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Related Topix: Pine Bush, NY

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Seven competing for vacant 98th Assembly District seat

An unusually crowded field of seven candidates will square off in primaries next week for a vacant Assembly seat that represents a broad swath of Orange County and a chunk of the populous Town of Ramapo in neighboring Rockland.

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Related Topix: Folk, Assembly, US News, Monroe, NY, Kiryas Joel, NY

Times Herald-Record

Officials say work pending at several lots

Vacation-sated commuters will return to Orange County's park-and-ride network in force this week and find nothing has changed in their absence.

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Related Topix: Chester, NY, Newburgh, NY, Monroe, NY, Central Valley, NY

News12.com

Wake to held for 6-year-old Christian Martinisi, of Cornwall

Christian Martinisi died in a freak accident at his home in Cornwall last week. Family and friends are getting ready to say goodbye to a little boy who was killed in a freak accident in Orange County last week.

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Related Topix: Cornwall, NY

Times Herald-Record

Hudson Bureau Confidential: Ulster lawmaker seeks contract updates

The Ulster County Legislature's minority leader says he'll offer an amendment later this month that will require the county executive to give updates on all contract negotiations.

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Related Topix: Newburgh, NY

Times Herald-Record

Medical school ribbon-cutting a milestone in Middletown

It was a mix of accomplishment and new beginnings Sunday as Orange County celebrated the opening of a new medical school, and the 135 brand-new medical students took their oath and donned their white coats.

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Related Topix: Middletown, NY, Touro College, Medicine, Osteopathy, Wallkill, NY

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Orange Bureau Confidential: Signs hail Town of Wallkill medical corridor

The Town of Wallkill is proud of its medical corridor, which runs along East Main Street and Crystal Run Road.

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Related Topix: Wallkill, NY, Middletown, NY

Times Herald-Record

1-seat trip for Port riders to Midtown seen

Advocates of a one-seat ride to Midtown for Orange and Rockland counties are lobbying the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to commit to Amtrak's Gateway project in its 2015-19 capital plan.

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Related Topix: Rockland County, NY, Port Jervis, NY, us Travel, Travel, North America Travel, Washington D.C. Travel, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Station will stay open during its $183M upgrade

The Port Authority closed its aging George Washington Bridge Bus Station this week in preparation for a year-long overhaul.

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Times Herald-Record

Two Orange County firms will pay to settle wage cases

Two Orange County companies have agreed to pay restitution, interest and penalties after the state Department of Labor determined they failed to pay prevailing wages to workers on a Village of Greenwood Lake project.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Greenwood Lake, NY, Monroe, NY, Chester, NY

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Personal Injury Law News

KJ sues Woodbury over casino support

By Nathan Mayberg HIGHLAND MILLS - On the heels of its lawsuit against the village of South Blooming Grove over its agreements with a developer to operate a casino, the Village of Kiryas Joel has filed a new lawsuit against the village and town of Woodbury, as well as Orange County over alleged promises of sewer capacity and the resolutions of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Highland Mills, NY, Blooming Grove, NY, Kiryas Joel, NY

Times Herald-Record

Warwick, Orange County see future profit in former Mid-Orange Correctional Facility

The red carpet, though, has been rolled out by local and county officials for businesses to transform the shuttered prison into the Warwick Valley Office and Technology Corporate Park.

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Related Topix: Prison, Warwick, NY, Mid-Orange Correctional Facility, State Prisons

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Wallkill bridge ready in time for school

Most kids in Wallkill go back to school Wednesday, and town officials are elated that they're finishing a $330,000 bridge replacement project in the northern section of the town just in time for the school buses to roll.

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Related Topix: Wallkill, NY, Family, Kids, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Irene, FEMA, US News

Chronicle Newspaper

Officials: Elant connection not a

This information was not included in the announcement of Ernenwein's appointment back in April.

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Related Topix: Goshen, NY, Healthcare Law, Law, Newburgh, NY, Medicine, Nursing, Chester, NY

Hudson Valley Press

Families Come Together for Kinship Care Month

"When we learned that the NYS Legislature had declared September to be Kinship Care Month, we thought it would be fun to celebrate by organizing a special activity our families could share," commented Brenda Reynolds, Relatives as Parents Program Coordinator with Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County.

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Related Topix: Middletown, NY, New Windsor, NY

Times Herald-Record

Orange County chambera s Expo trade show Sept. 10

The Orange County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Expo trade show noon-7 p.m. Sept.

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Related Topix: Events, New Windsor, NY

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Gubernatorial candidate Teachout touts Valley View

Gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout made a campaign stop at the Valley View Center for Nursing Care and Rehabilitation on Wednesday to denounce Orange County's effort to privatize the facility as she knit that local conflict into the broader themes of her insurgent campaign.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Goshen, NY

Hudson Valley Press

Larkin Secures $130,000 For Orange County Police Departments

Senator Bill Larkin announced that he has secured $130,000 in state funding for four Orange County Police Departments.

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Related Topix: Newburgh, NY, New Windsor, NY, Cornwall, NY

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