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  1. ADL blasts supervisor's comments as anti-Semitic and hateful, Preserve Chester calls for resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Chronicle Newspaper

    The Chester town board at its Sept. 12 meeting, when it decided to borrow money to buy the Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center and other properties in town, from left: Deputy Supervisor Robert Valentine, Councilwoman Cindy Smith, Town Clerk Linda Zappala, Supervisor Alex Jamieson, Councilman Ryan Wensley, Engineer Al Fusco, and Town Attorney J. Scott Bonacic - The Anti-Defamation League and Preserve Chester have condemned comments made by Town of Chester Supervisor Alex Jamieson to The Times-Herald Record last week, in which he said the intention of a town initiative to buy the Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center and other properties around town was to "keep the Hasidic out so that they can't control the Town Board."

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  2. Father Charles S. SzivosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Father Charles S. Szivos, who formerly served as director of vocations for the archdiocese and as spiritual director of St. Joseph's Seminary, Dunwoodie, died in Sept. 5. He was 50. Cardinal Dolan offered the Funeral Mass at St. Theresa of the Infant Jesus Church, the Bronx, on Sept.

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  3. Chester to buy performing arts centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Town agrees to borrow $3.5 million: Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center will continue its cultural mission, several other properties will be acquired for outdoor recreation At Wednesday night's board meeting, from left: Councilman Bob Valentine, actor Steve Cirbus, and Councilman Ryan Wensley - The Chester town board unanimously agreed Wednesday night to secure a $3.5 million bond to buy the Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center and several other properties in town. Steve Cirbus, an actor who would be the center's artistic director, presented his vision of what the center would become under his management.

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  4. Man dies in Chester motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Officers found that a 2009 Yamaha motorcycle travelling eastbound and operated by Michael Simpson, 29, of Greenwood Lake had left the roadway and struck several fixed objects. Simpson was transported to Orange Regional Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries.

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  5. Sept. 4Francisco J. Sanchez Garcia, 26, of Monroe, was charged with third-degree assault, a...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Francisco J. Sanchez Garcia, 26, of Monroe, was charged with third-degree assault, a misdemeanor, and released on an appearance ticket. Robert J. Garreau, 34, of Port Jervis, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor, and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, a felony.

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  6. Town of Chester PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Jade O. Bernhardt, 20, of Goshen was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the third degree, a misdemeanor. She was released on her own recognizance to appear in town court on Sept.

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  7. CHESTER a " The Chester Historical Societya s gigantic annual penny social...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 6 | Chronicle Newspaper

    14 Doors open at 5:45 p.m., and calling begins 7:15 p.m. Admission is $2. Refreshments will be served.

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  8. Strike out domestic violence atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Chronicle Newspaper

    22, at Colonial Lanes, 78 Brookside Avenue, Chester. Bowling time slots are at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. "Let's strike out intimate partner violence and human trafficking!" Safe Homes says.

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  9. Chester's citizens in the Great War:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Robert W. Goelet could easily have avoided service but he went to the front lines - and received the Silver Star By Aaron Lefkowitz There is a common conception that the sons of wealthy families avoided military service, thanks to the connections and influence of their rich fathers. The most well-known song of the Vietnam War, "Fortunate Son" by Creedence Clearwater Revival, is about this subject.

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  10. Alyssa Barberi 5K Butterfly Run/Walk is Oct. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Hosted by the Chester Academy Class of 2019, the event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 13. The rain date Saturday, Oct. 20. The flat, scenic course along the Heritage Trail begins and ends at Chester Academy, 64 Hambletonian Avenue, Chester. Check-in time is from 8 to 8:45 a.m. at Chester Academy, and the run/walk begins at 9 a.m. Registration is $15 if paid by Oct. 1, or $20 on the day of the race.

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  11. Great Wolf Lodge: Where will the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Camp LaGuardia, pictured, has been plagued by neglect ever since the county bought it from New York City in 2006. - If past is prologue, the challenge for any would-be developer of the former Camp LaGuardia site in Chester and Blooming Grove will be in its water and sewer infrastructure - or lack thereof.

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  12. Supervisor behind disputed letter onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Chronicle Newspaper

    The building inspector, James Farr, and the supervisor, Alex Jamieson, say it's not true. According to a statement Medican made Aug. 22 to the town board, Farr told Medican personally that Jamieson had told Farr the electrical contractor at 191 Lehigh Avenue should be grandfathered-in because it had previously been a business.

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  13. Vacancy by Sept. 19 will allow electionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 31 | Chronicle Newspaper

    As Chester faces a crucial year ahead, citizens' group wants voters - not the town board - to pick their next supervisor The Chester town board at its Aug. 22 meeting, with Supervisor Alex Jamieson away on vacation. - If a vacancy for Chester town supervisor opens up by Sept.

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  14. Church clam bake is back by popularRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Chronicle Newspaper

    This year's second annual clam bake will be held at The Long Lot Brewery on Johnson Road in Chester on Sunday, Sept. 9, from 2 to 5 p.m. The cost is $40 per person, with $10for children under the age of 12. The cost to add a 1.25-pound lobster is an additional $20.

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  15. Great Wolf Lodge coming to Orange CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Chronicle Newspaper

    North American indoor waterpark chain Great Wolf Resorts is interested in building its newest Great Wolf Lodge park in southern Orange County. The family-friendly indoor waterpark would feature a collection of water slides, pools and play areas designed specifically for kids of every age.

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  16. Full ArticleRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 30 | Chronicle Newspaper

    She said she has photos of the silt fencing at the site not working, and muddy stormwater flowing into adjacent streams. The Black Meadow Creek and the Otterkill converge near the site.

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  17. Chester to host 'Touch A Truck'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Chronicle Newspaper

    8, at the highway department garage, 77 Laroe Road. This family-friendly event will give youngsters and the young-at-heart a chance to explore the many interesting vehicles the town depends on to maintain roads, fight fires, clean neighborhoods, and protect the public, such as fire trucks, police cars, and dump trucks.

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  18. Angry residents say Chester disregards ethicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Chronicle Newspaper

    'What people keep hearing is that nobody's in charge': Frustration builds over unmanaged development, official silence, and finger pointing; councilman admits 191 Lehigh 'is a house, clear as day' Also at the town board' Aug. 22 meeting: A resolution will be sent to Orange County to enable a referendum during an even-year election to change the town's political system to a ward system. Engineer Al Fusco updated an application for a $3.7 million Sugar Loaf water grant.

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  19. Town of Chester PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Chronicle Newspaper

    Xavier D. Jackson, 26, of Monroe was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the second and third degrees, misdemeanors. He was released on his own recognizance to appear in town court on Sept.

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  20. Angry residents say Chester disregardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Chronicle Newspaper

    'What people keep hearing is that nobody's in charge': Frustration builds over unmanaged development, official silence, and finger pointing; councilman admits 191 Lehigh 'is a house, clear as day' Also at the town board' Aug. 22 meeting: A resolution will be sent to Orange County to enable a referendum during an even-year election to change the town's political system to a ward system. Engineer Al Fusco updated an application for a $3.7 million Sugar Loaf water grant.

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