The weird land-use problems linger at the site of the Discovery Institute on Plains Road in New Paltz. This unusual property is so far off from modern health and zoning requirements that it’s difficult even to figure out how to fix it, a fact which was made quite clear when Village of New Paltz Planning Board members took a look at the latest attempt during their April 6 meeting.
“I definitely thought I was going to be a teacher my entire life, but this turned out to be better,” Gillian Murphy relates. “I had planned to get my Master’s in Education at New Paltz, but it didn’t happen because I fell in love with libraries. This is my calling.”
Up until now, more have wanted vaccines than could get them. In the coming weeks, that will likely be reversed.
The former location of Murphy’s is being transformed.
The Interfaith Earth Action, New Paltz Climate Action Coalition and the Caring for Creation Committee of the Reformed Church of New Paltz are sponsoring an Earth Day Unbound, an Atypical Earth Day Fair during Earth Week on April 19-25. The event is free, online at bit.ly/earthdayunbound and on Huguenot Street and the Walkill Valley Rail Trail between Broadhead Avenue and Mulberry Street in New Paltz.
The approved budget has some $900,000 more coming to the New Paltz district than was in the governor’s executive budget.
New Paltz superintendent of schools Angela Urbina-Medina and New Paltz High School principal Mario Fernandez have announced that this year’s two top scholars are all girl power: Anne Lemek has been named the 2021 valedictorian and Rachel Reinking has been named salutatorian.
Learn the fundamentals of striped bass fishing from an experienced professional during the Beginner Striper Fishing course being offered by
Topics include: Ulster BOCES students win at SkillsUSA Regionals; Saugerties Pro Musica presents Adaskin String Trio; Call for art for Olive Free Library summer group show; Wurts Street Bridge construction to begin in fall; and more.
Topics include: Robbery at rail trail parking lot; Are developers paying fair share of taxes?; Thanks to local postmaster, letter-carriers; Atypical Earth Day Fair Unbound; and more.