Lujan endorsed by progressive group in run for OC Legislature

Kevindaryán Luján, who is seeking to represent the City of Newburgh and part of the Town of Newburgh in the Orange County Legislature, has been endorsed by Run for Something, a national organization set up to support progressive political candidates under 35. Lujan, who last month bested Omari Shakur in »»Read Full Post

Tuesday takeaways: High grade for Nachtigal

Army linebacker James Nachtigal was named to the Pro Football Focus College Football national team of the week. Nachtigal received a 91.6 grade, the second-highest among FBS linebackers, from the analytical website following a career-high 13 tackles in a 28-27 win over Eastern Michigan Saturday. The junior joined Kansas State's »»Read Full Post

DRINKING HV THIS WEEKEND ONWARD! 10/19

THIS WEEKEND!THURSDAY OCTOBER 19THThe Quiet Man in Peekskill has a Mill House Brewing Happy Hour 5pm - 7pm!The Crafted Kup in Poughkeepsie has a North River Tap Takeover 7pm - 9pm!Slidin' Dirty Restaurant and Food Truck in Troy has a Peak Tap Takeover 6pm - 9pm!FRIDAY OCTOBER 20THCraft Beer Cellar »»Read Full Post

Section 9 boys soccer tournament brackets

Section 9 tournament Class AA Quarterfinals Friday, Oct. 20 No. 5 Newburgh at No. 4 Washingtonville, 2 p.m. Semifinals Tuesday, Oct. 24 Newburgh-Washingtonville winner at No. 1 Warwick, 2 p.m. No. 3 F.D. Roosevelt at No. 2 Monroe-Woodbury, 2 p.m. Finals Thursday, Oct. 26 Semifinal winners at Middletown, 3 p.m. »»Read Full Post

SUNY Ulster wrestling program on the rise

There are a lot of positive additions to the second-year SUNY Ulster wrestling program. A new weight room awaits a roster of 17 athletes, nearly twice the size of the first-year squad. Ulster features the addition of state high school Division I finalist Mike Fekishazy of Wallkill at 184 pounds. The »»Read Full Post

Avoid Student Loan Scammers

Avoid Student Loan Scammers The FTC, Federal Trade Commission, states’ Attorneys General and International agencies recently announced a joint initiative to fight student loan scammers through Operation Tech Trap. As part of the initiative, the FTC announced settlements against two massive tech support operations that had bilked millions of dollars »»Read Full Post

College football TV, radio, web schedule for Oct. 11-14

There are no  matchups between AP Top 25 teams this week but there are six games involving teams with votes in the AP poll. Teams in RED are in the Top 25 and teams with votes are in ORANGE. In the FCS (formerly Division I-AA) ranks, there is one Top »»Read Full Post

The Clothesline Project

The month of October is recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence is an ongoing issue that thrives on the silence of those affected. This observance gives communities the chance to become aware of the lasting effects domestic violence has had on families right in our backyard. Safe Homes »»Read Full Post