In Ohio, five vaccinated residents will be randomly chosen to win $1 million. Connecticut is offering vaccinated residents free drinks.
The Village of Saugerties doesn’t have a firm date for delivery of a new fire truck, but trustee Terry Parisian says it’s not too soon for the Village Board to begin planning to upgrade the firehouse to accommodate it.
“Anyone who grew up in Saugerties and took swimming lessons at Saugerties beach knows that that beach was synonymous with June Jasienowski and Ann Bogert,” said Mayor Bill Murphy. “Anybody who took lessons probably took them from them. I would like to propose that we dedicate Saugerties beach to them, rename it to Ann and June.”
Upstate has dropped its lease on Woodstock’s Tinker Street Cinema. On the more hopeful side, it is “in discussions” to purchase the Orpheum Theater in Saugerties.
The exercise asked students to “(c)reate a bold topic/thematic sentence, Justify your claim key pieces of evidence, and also address the alternate claim.” One example states that George Floyd didn’t die as a direct result of officer Derek Chauvin’s knee on his neck, while another raises the question of whether Chauvin should be retried because a juror didn’t disclose a history of activism in the Black Lives Matter movement.
Topics include: “Works in Wire” by Alison Eriksen opens at Historical Society of Woodstock; Saugerties principal loses bet; banished to school roof; Mohonk Mountain House appoints Kristie Prantil marketing director; Maritime Museum offers solar-powered boat tours; and more.
Topics include: Debt schedule & federal assistance for New Paltz; Satisfying our energy needs; Poisoning our democracy; Recognize our school nurses; and more.
A recap of the proposed budgets and who is running for the boards of education in New Paltz, Onteora, Kingston and Saugerties.
Wondering where you can get your first vaccine dose? As of Wednesday afternoon, May 12 you can go to: State-run
A compilation of the latest sports news in the Kingston, Saugerties, Onteora and New Paltz school districts.