Assemblyman Cahill Kicks Off the Onteora School Board’s 2010 Speakers’ Series

January 13, 2010

Kingston – Assemblyman Kevin A. Cahill (101st Assembly District, Ulster-Dutchess) will kick off the Onteora School Board’s 2010 Speakers’ Series at the newly renovated Harry Simon Auditorium in the Middle School/High School building on Route 28 in Boiceville, Thursday January 21st from 6:30pm – 8:00pm. The evening’s theme will be “Local Government, Local Education”.

Assemblyman Cahill will be joined on the dais by Assistant Deputy County Executive for Communications Vincent Martello, representing Ulster County Executive Michael Hein; and Hurley Town Supervisor Gary Bellows, Olive Town Supervisor Berndt Leifeld, Shandaken Town Supervisor Rob Stanley and Woodstock Town Supervisor Jeff Moran. The supervisors will represent the four towns that comprise the Onteora school district.

Brian Hollander, editor of The Woodstock Times, will moderate the discussion. Topics will include issues that affect our local schools and communities. The discussion will be followed by an open question and answer session. The presentation is free and open to the public.

The snow date for this event will be Thursday, January 28th. For further information on the Onteora Speakers’ Series, contact school district clerk Fern Amster at 845-657-8851.

The same morning, Thursday January 21st, Assemblyman Cahill will be the on-air guest of WDST 100.1 fm morning show host Greg Gattine at 7:45am. For listeners outside the WDST broadcast range, the interview will stream in real-time on the internet at the WDST Web site.