The members and staff of Kingston’s planning board stand silent in the middle of the cavernous third-floor room where a century ago many tables of working women toiled making shirts and other clothing: the needle trades.
The company hopes its calendar app will be used by individuals and organizations across the nation to aggregate and personalize community events.
Kingston is assuming a central role in this year’s round of bids for state economic development money.
The main reason for the Stewart turnaround is the arrival at the regional airport of Norwegian Air, the rapidly growing European budget carrier.
Local bank deposits are growing at a faster rate than the national average.
The time when the lion’s share of UCIDA applications came from manufacturers is over. The various service sectors, some higher-paying than others, are where the action is. But there’s a degree of restlessness in the communities as to whether Ulster County is getting is getting its money’s worth for the tax benefits its IDA can provide.
Habitual liars and serial exaggerators like Donald Trump generally don’t make the best spokespersons for their causes. That doesn’t mean, however, that everything that they say or believe is a lie.
If this keeps up, we’re likely to see more cheap flights out of Newburgh to additional European cities.
A portrait exemplifies the richness of authentic local history.
With the age of the average American farm operator now about 59, young farmers are desperately needed. Among other qualifications, applicants must be personable team players with good communications and computer skills. They must also want to live and work in the Hudson Valley, have a valid driver’s license, and be able to lift 50 pounds. Called ProFarmers, the farmers in training earn about $30,000 a year and full benefits, and they have the option of modest free housing at the Farm Hub.