Rimington Trophy candidate Bryce Holland

Army's Bryce Holland was among 63 players named to the Rimington Trophy watch list. The award is given to the nation's top center. Holland started all 13 games for the nation's No. 2 rushing team in 2016. Generally, returning starters automatically make the watch list. Holland is one to keep »»Read Full Post

Kienz takes first-round lead at Section 9 tourney

Valley Central senior Josh Kienz fired his first under-par round in tournament play to grab the first-round lead at the Section 9 tournament. Kienz made seven, yes seven, birdies including three in a row on holes 11, 12 and 13 to card a 1-under-par 69. Burke Catholic coach Rich Welch, »»Read Full Post

Tobin announces bid for Middletown Council

MIDDLETOWN - Public school teacher and Democrat Sparrow Tobin has announced his campaign for the 4th Ward of Middletown Council. Tobin said he will challenge the status quo and advocate for working families, economic fairness and social justice. He is the president of the Hudson-Catskill Central Labor Council , the »»Read Full Post

Protective Eye Wear

Cornerstone Family Healthcare’s Optometrist, Dr. Neha Dada, OD Our eyes are precious; unfortunately, without adequate protection, our eyes are at an increased risk for damage or injury. For instance, UV light, harmful glare, blue light, sports/work related injuries are all factors that can put our eyes at risk. Taking care »»Read Full Post

Hacker Profiles

Hacker and Cyber Criminal Profiles Hackers and cyber terrorists at best pose an inconvenience and at worst present a very dangerous threat. How do hacktivists, pranksters, tinkerers and sharpshooters differ? The definitions of these terms are found on the Government Computer News website. GCN.com. The site reported that open-source developer »»Read Full Post

Section 9 softball tournament brackets (updated)

Class AA Quarterfinals Tuesday, May 23 No. 8 Valley Central at No. 1 Kingston, 4 p.m. No. 5 Middletown at No. 4 Roosevelt, 4 p.m. No. 6 Newburgh at No. 3 Minisink Valley, 7 p.m. No. 7 Warwick at No. 2 Monroe-Woodbury, 4 p.m. Semifinals Thursday, May 25 Valley Central-Kingston »»Read Full Post

Lovin’ this idea. Underground Coffee & Ales in...

Lovin’ this idea. Underground Coffee & Ales in Highland rocking nothing but Hudson Valley Breweries all weekend long. #DrinkHV »»Read Full Post

Section 9 boys lacrosse tournament brackets

Class A Semifinal Monday, May 22 No. 3 Valley Central at No. 2 Kingston, 7 p.m. Final Wednesday, May 24 Valley Central-Kingston winner vs. No. 1 Monroe-Woodbury, at Middletown, 7 p.m. Class B Semifinal Monday, May 22 No. 3 Cornwall at No. 2 Warwick, 4:30 p.m. Final Wednesday, May 24 »»Read Full Post

Race dominates Newburgh school board forum

Five candidates for three Newburgh school board seats broadly agreed with the goals of boosting black and Latino student achievement, reducing suspensions and diversifying the district’s teaching staff during a forum Thursday evening. Two incumbents – board President Carole Mineo and Darren Stridiron – will compete Tuesday for new three-year »»Read Full Post

Region XV baseball tournament schedule

The spring rains that have wreaked havoc on college sports schedules continue to do so, prompting a change in format and schedule for the Mid-Hudson Conference/Region XV Div. II tournament. SUNY Orange and SUNY Ulster did not make the tournament. Here is the schedule: Thursday, May 11 Game 1 - »»Read Full Post