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Thursday, November 07, 2019
Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupack will take Ulster Chamber members back to the early 1600s at this month’s monthly breakfast meeting as she details Ulster County’s rich history.  According to Postupack, “The County Clerk’s Archives hold some of the oldest and most unique records in the country, and it is our privilege to care for them.” The breakfast, scheduled for 7:30-9:00 a.m., Wednesday, ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
CareMount Medical, the largest independent multi-specialty medical group in New York State, announces the grand opening and relocation of its New Paltz office from 26 North Front Street to 264 Main Street, New Paltz. The new office, open Monday to Friday, offers family medicine and laboratory services with improved parking and better handicap access.    “Building better offices and making our ...read more
Categories: Member News
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
Two of the three candidates for Mayor of Kingston will take to the stage for a Meet the Candidates forum at the September 12th breakfast meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce. The event starts at 7:30am at the Best Western Plus in Kingston and is sponsored by Nuvance Health.  Candidates who will appear at the chamber event include incumbent Democrat Steve Noble, who is seeking ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Michael Bernholz, owner of Pine Ridge Dude Ranch in Kerhonkson and Hudson Valley Appraisal Corp. in Port Ewen, has been selected as the 2019 Ulster County Business Person of the Year. Bernholz is one of eight honorees by the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Ulster County Economic Development Alliance in announcing their 15th Annual Business Recognition Awards. Chamber President ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Walkway Welcomes Motorcyclists To Cross Bridge for Once-In-A-Lifetime SkyRide On August 24  Fundraiser held to improve Walkway’s accessibility for seniors and those with mobility issues and support local veterans’ groups. On Saturday, August 24, Hudson Valley motorcyclists, passengers, and spectators are invited to participate in SkyRide, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to ride over Walkway Over ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
David Gagnon, Chairman of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, announced today that Jess Davis of Kingston has joined the staff of the Chamber of Commerce as Director of Membership Engagement on a part-time basis. In her new role, Ms. Davis will be working with Carol Ricken, the Chamber’s Membership Director, and will focus on membership attraction, retention and ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Tuesday, July 09, 2019
Poughkeepsie, N.Y. (July 9, 2019) – The Chazen Companies is proud to announce the addition of 13 summer interns in the fields of municipal engineering, land development, structural engineering, surveying and planning. The 13 interns come from a variety of different backgrounds and schools and join Chazen with a shared goal of exploring a career path and gaining valuable work experience. They are ...read more
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Thursday, June 27, 2019
The search is on for the top businesses, business leaders and organizations in Ulster County as preparations are now underway for the 2019 Ulster County Business Recognition Awards Celebration. The Recognition Awards Celebration is a joint program of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Ulster County Economic Development Alliance.  Nominations are now being accepted until August ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Kerhonkson, NY — June 12, 2019 — CARF International announced that Villa Veritas Foundation, Inc. has been accredited for a period of three years for its residential treatment: alcohol and other drugs/addictions (for adults) programs. The latest accreditation is the 5th consecutive Three-Year Accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has given to Villa Veritas Foundation, Inc. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, May 13, 2019
The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce the expansion of their construction services with the addition of Joseph Delaney, Ph.D., P.E., LEED AP, PgMP, CCM as Director of Construction Services.  Dr. Delaney brings to the position 25 years of experience as a construction professional. Previously President of C & S Design Build Inc., he started the agency in the construction management business, ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
You can hear all about it at the next breakfast meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce, scheduled for 7:30-9:00 a.m., May 23 at the Wiltwyck Golf Club in Kingston. The sponsor is the Ten Broeck Center for Rehabilitation & Nursing. The breakfast meeting, “New Trails Making Ulster County a World-Class Outdoor Recreation Destination” will feature Acting Ulster County Executive ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Friday, May 03, 2019
On Wednesday, May 8 at 11 a.m., Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park will host local first responders on the Walkway to commemorate the 45th anniversary of the great fire that crippled the Poughkeepsie-Highland Railroad Bridge in 1974. The event is complimentary to attend and open to the public. Free parking is available on the Poughkeepsie side of the Walkway at 61 Parker Avenue, and on ...read more
Categories: Member News
Thursday, May 02, 2019
(Kingston, NY)  The Kingston Land Trust has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the Ulster Savings Charitable Foundation to support their restoration process of the Pine Street African Burial Ground in Uptown Kingston. They are collaborating with another nonprofit, Harambee, as well as the community to restore the site, which includes an existing building, and open it to the public as a regional ...read more
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Friday, April 05, 2019
The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce two new employees have joined its Hudson Valley office.  Gerald Williamson has joined Chazen as a SUE/Survey Technician for its Land Surveying Division. Williamson holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Geology from the University of Minnesota, and has experience working in the environmental field; specifically with designing, maintaining, and performing ...read more
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Thursday, April 04, 2019
The departure of Ulster County Executive Mike Hein means there will be a special election April 30th to decide who serves as Ulster County Executive for the remainder of 2019.  Pat Ryan and Jack Hayes, the two candidates running for County Executive, will be the featured speakers at the next Breakfast Meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce, April 17 from 7:30 to 9:00am, at ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Walkway Over the Hudson has hired Jaclyn Renner, a fundraising professional with experience working for regional and national nonprofits, as Director of Development. In her new role, Renner is responsible for individual donor cultivation, Walkway stewardship, the Walkway’s membership program, directing the annual Starry Starry Night benefit, as well as leading the Walkway’s Ten-Year Anniversary ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
The Jewish Federation of Ulster County’s Fall for Art Committee is pleased to announce the Call for Entries for their 23rd annual fundraising  juried art show, sale and cocktail reception, which is scheduled for Thursday, NOVEMBER 7, 2019, 5-8pm at The Chateau, 240 Boulevard, Route 32, in Kingston.  Applications and guidelines for Hudson Valley based artists are NOW available on-line at ...read more
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Friday, March 01, 2019
Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced that Henry deVries, Financial Advisor, CFP and Branch Manager in the firm’s Wealth Management office in Kingston, NY has been promoted to Associate Vice President and has recently earned the Portfolio Manager designation. Henry deVries has worked at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management since 2011. In addition to providing financial planning services, he ...read more
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Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The Hudson River Maritime Museum is pleased to announce the purchase the 100% solar powered 44 foot tour boat the Solar Sal. Built by the Hudson River Maritime Museum’s restoration crew under the direction of Jim Kricker, this vessel is the only solar powered boat in operation on the Hudson River and does not require fossil fuels to operate.  Designed by marine architect Dave Gerr from a concept ...read more
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Thursday, December 06, 2018
SUNY New Paltz President Dr. Donald Christian will be the guest speaker for the next Ulster Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Meeting, which is scheduled from 7:30-9 a.m. at the Best Western Plus in Kingston. Rondout Savings Bank is the sponsor. The Kingston Catholic School Choir will help ring in the holiday season by performing carols. Christian plans to talk about SUNY New Paltz’s role in the ...read more
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Monday, March 28, 2016
The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce has announced plans to take a limited number of Hudson Valley residents on an exploratory trip to Cuba in the fall of 2016. Local travelers will have the opportunity to experience the ‘real’ Cuba before mass tourism changes the island forever. Be among the select few American travelers in five decades to visit Cuba. Included in the trip will be the ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Monday, March 28, 2016
The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce recently surveyed its membership on the proposed New York State increase in the Minimum Wage to $15 an hour. The results showed that while nearly third-quarters of chamber members (72%) favored an increase in the Minimum Wage, close to two-thirds (64%) were opposed to raising the Minimum Wage to $15 an hour, which would amount to an increase of 67%. ...read more
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