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Inaudy Gil, Executive Director, Orange County Human Rights Commission.

Human Rights Conference on December 7th

MIDDLETOWN - Orange County, in collaboration with Leadership Orange, will host the second annual Human Rights Conference from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on...
Sullivan County Officials traveled to Saugerties earlier this month to inspect a faster and more efficient method of deploying the latest super-high-speed fiber-optic networks with multi-gig service to homes and businesses.

Officials Get Up Close View of “Microtrenching”

SAUGERTIES – Sullivan County Legislature Vice Chair Mike Brooks, County Manager Josh Potosek and other County representatives traveled to Saugerties earlier this month to...


Yvonne Flowers casting her ballot at the Warring School on election day.

Yvonne Flowers Makes History in Poughkeepsie

POUGHKEEPSIE – Veteran Poughkeepsie City Councilwoman Yvonne Flowers made history on election night, becoming the first black woman to be elected mayor of the...
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Strengthened Protections For Immigrant Children

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) led her Senate colleagues in the introduction of the Protection of Kids in Detention (PROKID) Act,...


Vassar College to Host ‘Service of Lessons and Carols’

POUGHKEEPSIE – Vassar College will host its annual “Service of Lessons and Carols,” an Advent service of readings, choral anthems and congregational carols that...

FDR Library and Home Holiday Events

HYDE PARK - On Saturday, December 9, 2023, the FDR Presidential Library and Museum and the Home of FDR National Historic Site will host...


Orange County Sheriff’s Office releases active shooter response training video for residents. Video features information on how to recognize signs of potential workplace violence, how to respond to active shooters or other workplace violence situations.

Active Shooter Response Training For Residents

GOSHEN - The Orange County Sheriff’s Office, in collaboration with the County Executive’s Office, has produced an updated active shooter response training video for...
On left is Vanessa Edwards of the City of Newburgh, a breast cancer survivor and next to her is Ralph Burnett, a Cornerstone Outreach Worker.

Free Breast Cancer Screening Day is a Success

By Jennifer L. Warren NEWBURGH - Vanessa Edwards was proudly sporting vibrant pink last Tuesday afternoon. Whether it was her wavy locks of hair, tee-shirt...
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