Mayor Jason West

Hudson Valley News
7:59 pm
Tue March 4, 2014

Member Of First Same-Sex Couple Married In New Paltz Reflects 10 Years Later

Credit Courtesy of Billiam van Roestenberg

It has been 10 years since the first same-sex marriage ceremonies were performed in Ulster County’s New Paltz. New York would not legalize same-sex marriages for another seven years. Yesterday on Midday Magazine, we heard an archival report from February 2004 on the first day of gay weddings. Today, one member of the first same-sex couple married that day reflects. Billiam van Roestenberg spoke with WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne about then and now.

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Hudson Valley News
4:47 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

New Paltz To Mark 10th Anniversary Of Same-Sex Marriage Ceremonies

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There is a public forum tonight to mark the 10th anniversary of same-sex marriage ceremonies in New Paltz, marriages New York State did not recognize.

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