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Incoming New Paltz High School principal takes the reins  Hudson Valley One

There is a new principal in town, and his name is Dr. Mario Fernandez. A native of South Florida who has served as principal at various stops in New York for the ...



New Paltz High School graduation offers time to reflect  Poughkeepsie Journal

New Paltz High School held its 2019 graduation ceremony on Wednesday.



New Paltz High School announces valedictorian, salutatorian | Local News  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — Claire Deen Taylor and Elijah Tamarchenko have been named valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, of the New Paltz High School ...



New Paltz school board election has two uncontested candidates  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — An incumbent and a first-time candidate are running uncontested for two seats on the Board of Education.



School board election and budget vote in New Paltz and Highland on May 21  hudsonvalleyone.com

The inclusion of a new wellness center in the New Paltz school budget which will be voted upon on Tuesday, May 21 is attracting discussion. A considerable ...



New Paltz School Board asked to reconsider elimination of tech positions  Hudson Valley One

When voters in the New Paltz Central School District head to the polls at the high school on Tuesday, May 21, it will be to decide whether or not to approve a ...



Property tax levy rising about 4% in New Paltz school budget  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — The Board of Education appears ready to adopt a $63.6 million school district budget for 2019-20.



Deportation threat hangs over New Paltz businessman | Local News  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — The deportation of a New Paltz businessman who has been in ICE custody since January is no longer imminent, but he remains in federal ...



Research scientist at SUNY New Paltz seeks Ulster County Legislature seat  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — New Paltz resident Eve Walter, a SUNY research scientist and chairwoman of the Village Planning Board, has announced her candidacy ...



Driver in fatal New Paltz crash charged with vehicular homicide, assault  Poughkeepsie Journal

The driver in a fatal two-car collision in New Paltz faces a felony indictment after an investigation found his blood alcohol *content* was twice the legal limit.



New Paltz businessman released from ICE custody, 'is now home with his family'  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — Local businessman Luis Martinez has been released after more than five months in federal immigration custody, according to a town official ...



New Paltz man killed in Friday night crash remembered as caring, optimistic, 'genuine'  Poughkeepsie Journal

Jade Randazzo was known throughout New Paltz as an optimistic man who "saw the best in everyone" and "tried to help anyone who was down and out.".



Our New Paltz High School correspondent takes her leave of the Class of 2018  hudsonvalleyone.com

New Paltz High School's Class of 2018 graduated last Friday, so Cameryn Lesko-Jelley's days of profiling her fellow seniors for the New Paltz Times on a weekly ...



PHOTOS: New Paltz High School graduation | News  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> The Class of 2017 of New Paltz High School graduated Friday evening at a ceremony at SUNY New Paltz.



SUNY Ulster offers scholarships to New Paltz residents  The Daily Freeman

STONE RIDGE, N.Y. — The SUNY Ulster Foundation is offering scholarships to New Paltz residents interested in attending the community college.



Dozens rally at ICE office for New Paltz man jailed by immigration agency  The Daily Freeman

NEWBURGH, N.Y. — A petition calling for the release of New Paltz businessman Luis Martinez, signed by about 1000 people, has been delivered to the local ...



Mid-Hudson business people 'On the Move': Nov. 19, 2018  The Daily Freeman

Owen Kelso, of New Paltz, N.Y., on Nov. 1 became assistant principal of New Paltz High School, from which he graduated in 1992.



SUNY Ulster offers driver ed courses in Kingston, New Paltz  The Daily Freeman

KINGSTON, N.Y. — Driver education classes will be offered by SUNY Ulster in Kingston and New Paltz from Monday, July 1, to Friday, Aug. 16. Preregistration is ...



New Paltz Business Owner and Philanthropist Detained By ICE  Spectrum News

Speaking to Spectrum News at Orange County Correctional Facility, construction company owner Luis Martinez said he is concerned for his wife and three ...



New Paltz school board gets earful on racial tensions  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> A dozen residents and the school district's student representatives to the Board of Education angrily recounted recent incidents of racially ...



New Paltz school construction proceeding well  Hudson Valley One

The $52.9 million capital project ongoing in the New Paltz Central School District is progressing over the summer with a great deal of activity going on at the ...



SUNY New Paltz delays vote on renaming buildings  Hudson Valley One

The national debate over how to acknowledge a history riddled with slavery reached a critical local moment last week, when members of the SUNY New Paltz ...



Saugerties appoints Kingston principal as new superintendent  Hudson Valley One

The Saugerties Central School District's Board of Education this week announced the appointment of Kirk Reinhardt as its new superintendent, choosing the ...



Youth on the Go: New Paltz High students Marcel Duvivier, Keira Coulard-Smith named National Hispanic Scholars  The Daily Freeman

New Paltz High School seniors Marcel Duvivier and Keira Coulard-Smith were named 2018-2019 National Hispanic Scholars by the College Board's National ...



Young battery has New Paltz softball hopeful about its future  Poughkeepsie Journal

It becomes a game of “Who's Who,” an outside observer panning the infield of a New Paltz High School softball game now. As in, literally, “Who's that playing ...



Hustle & flow: Rodriguez makes music on and off the court, leading New Paltz basketball  Poughkeepsie Journal

The surging New Paltz boys basketball team appears poised to defend its section title and star Axel Rodriguez is finding his rhythm on and off the court.



New Paltz school board election has six candidates seeking three seats  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> Six candidates are vying for three seats on the New Paltz Board of Education in the May 15 election.



Loyal customers dismayed by closure of New Paltz's Just-a-Buck  Hudson Valley One

It was a model that seemed to fit the disparate values of New Paltz residents: a dollar store run specifically to provide jobs for disabled individuals who often ...



Part of Route 208 in New Paltz could be named for former SUNY police officer  The Daily Freeman

NEW PATZ, N.Y. — The state Senate has unanimously endorsed renaming a portion of state Route 208 for a former SUNY New Paltz police officer who died ...



New Paltz native Tom Dodd wraps up tenure as 2017 National Principal of the Year  Hudson Valley One

Being selected from a highly competitive field of educators as the National Association of Secondary School Principals' (NASSP) National Principal of the Year ...



Mid-Hudson high schools rank high and low in national survey  The Daily Freeman

High schools in the Mid-Hudson Valley ranged in rank from the top 10 percent of all public schools in New York state to the bottom 25 percent, according to the.



Youth on the Go: New Paltz High student participates in program sponsored by Puerto Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute  The Daily Freeman

New Paltz High School student Carlos Rodriguez-Murcia stepped onto the floor of the New York State Assembly in March and persuaded a majority of his peers ...



New Paltz aiming for healthy year, beats FDR  Poughkeepsie Journal

The New Paltz High School girls soccer team says staying healthy is going to be the key to a succesful season.



New Paltz gymnastics grows into a team of its own  Poughkeepsie Journal

Feature on New Paltz High School's newly-formed gymnastics team, which is combined with athletes from Highland, Saugerties and Onteora.



Gilded Otter in New Paltz being bought by Clemson Bros. Brewery  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — Middletown-based Clemson Bros. Brewery is buying the Gilded Otter brewery and restaurant in New Paltz.



Vaccine law puts pressure on local families  Times Herald-Record

CITY OF NEWBURGH — Roberto Minuta and his wife have a variety of qualms, religious and otherwise, about vaccinating their two young kids, and until ...



Wallkill High School names 2019 valedictorian and salutatorian | Local News  The Daily Freeman

WALLKILL, N.Y. — Amanda Whitehouse and Victoria Soler have been named valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, of the Wallkill High School Class of ...



Ulster County police chiefs awards: Meritorious Police Service — Team Investigation  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — The Police Chiefs Association of Ulster County this week will honor local law enforcement personnel and emergency responders who went ...



Vehicular access/parking at New Paltz Middle School reconfigured  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> The New Paltz school community will see changes in vehicular access to the Middle School parking lot and the student drop-off/pick-up ...



Driver convicted of murder in Lloyd fatal crash  The Daily Freeman

KINGSTON, N.Y. — A Poughkeepsie man who authorities said has a history of trying to outrun police was convicted of second-degree murder Tuesday for the ...



VIDEO: Heart attack takes life of New Paltz student athlete  Poughkeepsie Journal

NEW PALTZ – A New Paltz High School student athlete who died Sunday after having two heart attacks had an undetected heart condition, his uncle said.



Meet the Candidates for the Board of Education  SUNY The New Paltz Oracle

Steve Greenfield. Graduating from Columbia College in 1982 with a degree in economics, Greenfield and his wife moved to New Paltz to start their family in ...



New Paltz grads look forward to college — and time off  Poughkeepsie Journal

184 members of the Class of 2016 celebrated at graduation ceremony.



Mid-Hudson news briefs: March 26, 2019 | Local News  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — The school district will host a superintendent's dialogue at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, at New Paltz Middle School. Participants are asked to ...



What rank did your high school get from U.S. News and World Report?  Poughkeepsie Journal

Dutchess County schools received mixed marks in the annual U.S. News and World Report ranking of secondary schools. While one area school placed in the ...



Ulster County launches project to improve South Putt Corners Road in New Paltz  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> Construction is underway to make South Putt Corners safer for pedestrians and motorists.



New Paltz Board of Education is set to discuss creating a racial-equity committee  Hudson Valley One

A planned session on racial equity scheduled for the January 24 meeting of the New Paltz Central School District Board of Education didn't go entirely as ...



Next generation: New Paltz's Trzewik-Quinn, Kuyl follow brothers' path  Poughkeepsie Journal

Tadeusz Trzewik-Quinn and Leo Kuyl have been lifting the New Paltz High School boys swimming team this season, like their brothers did before them.



Undocumented in the Hudson Valley: The Luis Martinez Story  The River Newsroom

The story you are about to read has been a moving target. It's about the pending deportation of Luis Martinez, a New Paltz, New York businessman who was ...



New Paltz students earn Scholastic Awards for photography  Poughkeepsie Journal

Two New Paltz High School students have earned national recognition for their artistic talents.



Lake Minnewaska opens to qualified swimmers June 15 | Local News | dailyfreeman.com  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — Saturday, June 15, will mark the opening of the 18th season for more than a thousand members of the Minnewaska Distance Swimmers ...



Ride for Mental Health still accepting donations | Local News  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — The Ride for Mental Health hosted more than 400 cyclists of all levels over the weekend but donations will be accepted until July 31.



Mid-Hudson business people 'On the Move': June 10, 2019  The Daily Freeman

Ten local advocates of education, including former school board members, current staff, volunteers, and members of the business community, were recently ...



Parents, students invited to meet new Lenape Elementary principal  Poughkeepsie Journal

New Paltz parents, students and community members can meet the newest principal of Lenape Elementary School at a meet-and-greet next Monday.



'Napa meets New Paltz': the latest on the Wildberry Lodge project  Hudson Valley One

According to developer Steve Turk, “Napa meets New Paltz” is what visitors to The Wildberry Lodge & Spa will find at the completion of the multifaceted ...



Students seek donations for New Paltz summer school food assistance program  Hudson Valley One

In cities like Newburgh or Kingston, it's obvious that some of the residents are struggling financially. In the college town of New Paltz, where the hustle and bustle ...



Longtime Mohonk Preserve president to step down  Hudson Valley One

After nearly 26 years at the helm of Mohonk Preserve, Glenn Hoagland will be leaving the organization to become president and chief executive officer of The ...



SNAPSHOT: New Paltz High presents student production of 'Pippin' on March 23, 24 and 25  The Daily Freeman

New Paltz High School's student production of “Pippin” opens Friday, March 23, at 7:30 p.m. at the high school, 130 South Putt Corners Road. The musical tells ...



New Paltz teen proves too good at grid  Times Herald-Record

NEW PALTZ – Noah Kalus is a tall, thin high school junior with a splash of freckles on his face, a dictionary in his brain and a $1000 championship in his pocket.



Holohan the Hero: 3 OTs, 1 historic New Paltz win  Poughkeepsie Journal

With a series of dramatic, last-second baskets, the New Paltz basketball team pulled off a dramatic win in triple overtime to capture its first Section 9 title since ...



Sanders Rallies For Teachout In New Paltz  WAMC

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders rallied Friday in New Paltz for Zephyr Teachout, the Democratic candidate for the 19 th Congressional district seat. It's a.



Students awarded scholarships from Salisbury Bank  Torrington Register Citizen

LAKEVILLE — Salisbury Bank recently named the recipients of its 2018 annual Scholarship Program. Salisbury Bank created its Annual Scholarship Program in ...



Minnewaska Distance Swimmers Association seeks new members | Local News  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — The Minnewaska Distance Swimmers Association is seeking new members this summer.



One Book/One New Paltz will examine The Plot Against America  Hudson Valley One

One Book/One New Paltz is an annual shared reading experience meant to promote reading and build community between the college and the town, instigated ...



Elizabeth Medrano, daughter of previous Master Showmanship recipient, receives 2018 honor  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. – Elizabeth Medrano, 16, a senior of New Paltz High School, was awarded the 2018 4-H Master Showmanship title at this year's Ulster County ...



Rotary Club of New Paltz installs Sadia Bihi-Gilmour as new club president  Hudson Valley One

“It humbles you,” says Sadia Bihi-Gilmour in describing what it's like to participate in the good works done by the Rotary Club of New Paltz. A member of the ...



School budgets, board candidates on ballots today throughout Mid-Hudson Valley  The Daily Freeman

Residents of area school districts are voting today on proposed 2019-20 budgets, Board of Education candidates and several propositions.



Mid-Hudson business people 'On the Move': May 12, 2019  The Daily Freeman

Ulster County Sheriff's Lt. Abram Markiewicz has been promoted to Detective Lt. following the retirement of Detective Lt. Dirk Budd after 20 years of law ...



New Paltz's Kalus shines among Journal Boys Tennis All-Stars  Poughkeepsie Journal

The Poughkeepsie Journal's 2017 boys tennis all-stars.



Witnesses recount crash at murder trial | Local News  The Daily Freeman

KINGSTON, N.Y. — An emergency medical technician testified Wednesday that she watched through the rear view mirror of the ambulance she was driving as a ...



New Paltz officials seek meeting over waste collection dispute  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> Town and village officials plan to meet later this month with Waste Management representatives to determine if legal action can be avoided ...



THIRD-QUARTER HONOR ROLLS: Ulster BOCES Career & Technical Center  The Daily Freeman

PORT EWEN, N.Y. — The Ulster BOCES Career & Technical Center has released its high honor (95 and above) and honor (90 to 94) rolls for the third quarter.



Moving-In Day at SUNY New Paltz welcomes 2000+ new students  Hudson Valley One

They're baaaaack. More of them than ever, almost: nearly 1,150 first-year students and more than 900 transfer students, who were welcomed to the SUNY New ...



The Ripple Effect  Chronogram

After their daughter, Maya, committed suicide in October 2015, Mathew Swerdloff and Elise Gold spent hours every weekend driving back and forth to Geneseo ...



Plenty of skiing opportunities, on the cheap, in good ol' NY  Poughkeepsie Journal

Why do 11 million people in the United States love to ski? They risk injury and endure bitter cold. They deal with clunky equipment and wait in long lines in order ...



Saugerties village election is Tuesday, March 19  hudsonvalleyone.com

Saugerties village mayor William Murphy and three village trustees, Jeannine Mayer, Jeff Helmuth and Brian Martin, are up for election next Tuesday to new ...



Boys tennis: New Paltz's Mauceri, Cheruiyot take MHAL title  Poughkeepsie Journal

New Paltz High School boys tennis coach Scott Taylor had one message for his four tennis players Monday: “Remember your friendship and play your best.”



New Paltz student's poem selected for national publication  Poughkeepsie Journal

New Paltz High School senior Cerissa DiValentino has had her poetry entry in the National High School Poetry Contest accepted for publication. The poem ...



Developer of scaled-down Wildberry Lodge in New Paltz seeks $11.2 million in tax relief  The Daily Freeman

KINGSTON, N.Y. >> The developer of the proposed Wildberry Lodge in New Paltz — a project that's been scaled down considerably and no longer includes a ...



High School cross country: Roosevelt sweeps individual, team titles at MHAL championships  The Daily Freeman

STONE RIDGE, N.Y. — Roosevelt High made it a clean sweep at Thursday's Mid-Hudson Athletic League cross country championships, winning boys and girls ...



Lucky C Stables finishes season strong - News - recordonline.com - Middletown, NY  Times Herald-Record

Equestrian. Lucky C Stables finishes season strong. The Lucky C Stables interscholastic equestrian teams from New Paltz recently finished quality seasons.



Girls on the Gridiron: Area scholastic athletes blaze football trail  Poughkeepsie Journal

Coryne DeMattio has heard her opponents' whispers. The 11 boys on the other side of the field can see the long locks of brunette hair, twisted in pigtails and ...



Nested Microgrid Proposed for Town of New Paltz  Microgrid Knowledge

A NY Prize contender, the Town of New Paltz, N.Y. has proposed a unique nested microgrid, a $12 million project with 10 nodes designed to maintain energy ...



Parent whose daughter was called 'grimy Jew' wants Saugerties School district to do more to fight bias  Hudson Valley One

The mother of a Saugerties teen who says she was the victim of anti-Semitic harassment at the junior high school is calling on Saugerties Central School District ...



New Paltz man faces felony drug sale, possession charges  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> A New Paltz man was arrested by the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team on several felony drug sale and possession ...



Millbrook High School celebrates 79 graduates at commencement  Poughkeepsie Journal

Seventy-nine students graduated Friday evening as part of Millbrook High School's class of 2018.



NY directive restricting ICE action in courts doesn't go far enough, immigrant rights group says  The Daily Freeman

KINGSTON, N.Y. — An immigrant rights group says it will continue to press for a state law to prevent federal immigration agents from making arrests in and ...



Man involved in police shootout in New Paltz dies  Poughkeepsie Journal

A man involved in a shootout with New Paltz police in October has died, according to the Ulster County District Attorney's office. John Tozzi, who has been in the ...



Election roundup for New Paltz, Gardiner, Highland and Rosendale  Hudson Valley One

Three candidates are vying to be the next supervisor in the Town of New Paltz. Seeking to secure the position are incumbent Neil Bettez, town council member ...



District 19 Candidate Deliberates Over Gun Violence  SUNY The New Paltz Oracle

In wake of the recent incidents of gun violence that have taken place in the United States, one of the Democratic candidates vying for New York's 19th ...



Highland High School graduates 121  Hudson Valley One

It was a relatively small graduating class of 121 students that filed onto the Carl F. Meekins Athletic Field at Highland High School for commencement ...



Greenfield wants to tackle under-the-radar issues  Hudson Valley 360

Steven Greenfield wants to tackle issues in Congress that most politicians aren't talking about. Greenfield, 57, is running for the 19th Congressional District seat ...



Sojourner Truth's remarkable life remembered with walk, re-enactment of speech  The Daily Freeman

KINGSTON, N.Y. — Dozens of people from across Ulster County followed in the footsteps of Sojourner Truth on Saturday as they made the trek from Port Ewen ...



New Paltz's Davis new 'Madden NFL 17' commentator  Poughkeepsie Journal

When area video gamers perform the dreaded spin move or line up their defense in "Madden NFL 17" later this summer, they can expect a familiar voice calling ...



New Paltz's Verney, Arlington pair among Journal's Football Players of the Year  Poughkeepsie Journal

The Journal highlights the all-star football Offensive Players of the Year from the fall 2017 season.



Woman dies in Clintondale fire | Police Blotter | dailyfreeman.com  The Daily Freeman

CLINTONDALE, N.Y. — A woman has died in a house fire in this town of Plattekill hamlet.



Some students prepare for graduation Friday, testing next week  Poughkeepsie Journal

Spackenkill, Millbrook and Marlboro high schools will all hold graduation Friday, though some students still have tests waiting next week.



Mid-Hudson Valley arrests report: Feb. 28, 2019 | Police Blotter  The Daily Freeman

The following items are based on information provided by officials in law enforcement and the criminal justice system. New Paltz. • DWI: Alexandria Krusen, 29, ...



High School Cross Country: Area teams claim 2 individual & 2 team titles at Section 9 meet | Sports  The Daily Freeman

BEAR MOUNTAIN, N.Y. >> Area teams captured two team titles, two individual crowns and qualified a total of 24 athletes for the state cross country meet during ...



College Men's Basketball: Alum Keith Kenney replaces Mike Rejniak as SUNY New Paltz coach  The Daily Freeman

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. >> SUNY New Paltz had made a change at head coach of its men's basketball team with the announcement Friday that Michael Rejniak has ...



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