Tonight on The Local Edition 9/14/21 at 6:30 p.m. “Bus Driver Shortage…” & Forestburgh Playhouse “Beyond the Page to the Stage”

Tonight on The Local Edition 9/14/21 at 6:30 p.m.


Nick Vallone, Rolling V

Bus Driver Shortage…

Last week was the first day back at school… or the *first* first day of school! … for many students around New York State. But some students who wanted to go to school …were stranded. 

26 million students rely on the school bus to get to school. But schools around the country… are facing a growing school bus driver shortage.

Recently, Pine Bush Central School District in Orange County found out right before the first day of school last Wednesday… that some students would not get rides. On Friday and Monday, they closed schools for all students while they adjusted schedules. Today, the busses are finally rolling, and school is back in session! But the shortage remains.

Nick Vallone is vice president of the State School Bus Contractors Association and Executive vice president of Rolling V Bus Corp.


Kate Wilson and Roque Berlanga, Forestburgh Playhouse

“Beyond the Page to the Stage” 

The Forestburgh Playhouse’s The Forestburgh Academy OUTDOOR 2021 Fall Theatre Intensive Workshops is beginning this Saturday…

“Beyond the Page to the Stage” is a Fall Theatre Intensive where young artists will participate in a guided creative process to imagine and fully realize an original production. 

On the phone with us now are Forestburgh Playhouse Education Directors Kate Wilson and Roque Berlanga.


All this and more on The Local Edition, Community News for the Catskills, and Northeast Pennsylvania. 


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