Chester board briefs


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Welcome to the force: Daniel Corchado, pictured with village police chief Pete Graziano, was sworn in as new part-time police officer (Photo by Frances Ruth Harris)




  • The Chester Village Board (Photo by Frances Ruth Harris)




By Frances Ruth Harris

— The Chester Village Board handled the following business when it met on July 9:

Daniel Corchado was sworn in as new part-time police officer

Village offices closed for regular business on Friday, July 20, to conduct the retention of records.

The Chester Independence Day fireworks show will be held on July 14 at Community Park/Carpenter Field beginning at dusk. Bands and vendors will start setting up at 5 p.m. The rain date is July 15. For more information call 845-469-7000 ext. 336.

A meeting to discuss the proposed comprehensive plan will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, in the village hall conference room, 45 Main St. (second floor). Enter through the village police department's door. Public input on this vision document for the village is encouraged.

The village's new website is set to launch on Aug. 1.

Music series continuesThe Chester Music Series continues according to the following schedule:

July 17, Bruce Katz Band 7p.m. - 9 p.m.

July 24, Swing Shift Orchestra Big Band 7- 9 p.m.

July 29, Bill Perry Blues Festival, 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

July 31, Hurley Mountain HWY Classic Rock, 7-9 p.m.

August 7, Somerville Rock and Roots Music 7-9 p.m.

August 14, Jerry the Bulldog R&B Original 7-9 p.m.

August 21, Black Dirt Bandits Modern City 7-9 p.m.

Food, drink, and ice cream are available, and there's a brewery on site.



Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

'Free tuition' plan not a total solution to rising education costs
In its initial year, the state's Excelsior Scholarship program — perhaps better known as the “free tuition" plan — benefited 22,000 students who were...
Read more »
Image

Clifford Francis James Boenisch of Chester, N.Y., dies at age 84
Clifford Francis James Boenisch of Chester, N.Y., passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 5, 2018, at Nyack Ridge in Valley Cottage, N.Y. He was 84.
Cliff was born in Bronx,...

Read more »
Image

Veronica ('Ronnie') Degnan of Goshen, N.Y., dies at age 82
Veronica ("Ronnie") Degnan, a 55 -year resident of Goshen, N.Y., passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, July 10, 2018.
She was born on...

Read more »
Image

Johanna M. Ruscitti, formerly of New Hampton, N.Y., dies at age 92
Johanna M. Ruscitti, of Roswell, Ga., formerly of New Hampton, N.Y., passed away on July 7, 2018. She was 92.
She was born in 1925 in the Netherlands to the late Reyer and...

Read more »

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Chester, NY