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The Stillwaggon House on Chadwick Lake

This past week, I was chatting with a friend about fishing, and the conversation drifted over to Chadwick Lake. Not only was this a favorite swimming spot of mine before it became a town reservoir, …

Newburgh, Be Mine – 4Ever

After yesterday, there are still small dishes of valentine treats in many of our homes: red-wrapped candies, heart-shaped cookies, ripe red raspberries or strawberries, maybe dipped in chocolate. …

See the resurgent NY Knicks play at the Garden

Hello New Windsor. God works in mysterious ways. Recently one of our New Windsor Seniors that I have known for 18 years since I started in New Windsor and who was still living at home at age 97 had …

Take a trip to the maritime aquarium

February is the month of Valentines and most importantly, it is American Heart Month singing loudly and clearly, “You’ve gotta have heart!” Seriously, we really do need to …
Greetings from River City. This column is for you, my dears. If your group or organization is having a special event or meeting, if someone is having a birthday or anniversary, or anything you think …
Greetings from River City. Happy Saint Valentine’s Day… I hope that the day is a happy one for you, whether with the making of new memories or the remembrance of old dear memories. In …
Valentine’s Day is one of the most widely honored unofficial holidays of love and joy, and centuries after its beginnings, it is still celebrated. A day for lovers, there’s nothing better …
Hello New Windsor. The New Windsor Police Department last week presented Sergeant Jason Ross with a Service Achievement Award for 20 Years of service with the department. Sgt. Ross has served as a …
Edward F. X. Gallagher died in January and was laid to rest in Calvary Cemetery last week. He was the long-time president of Gallagher Transportation and was a crucial supporter of charities that …
School News
SUNY Orange announces that a total of 645 students in grades 6-12 attending Orange County high schools will receive 2024 Sojourner Truth Awards on Friday, March 8 at 6 p.m. in the Physical Education …
The last time they competed at the Section 9 Division I wrestling tournament, Cooper Merli and William Soto could not both win the championship, as both wrestled at 101 pounds, and squared off in the …
Bishop Dunn Memorial School concluded their annual celebration of Catholic Schools Week on Friday, February 2 with a student talent show highlighting the various talents of the school community. …
Nora Cronin Presentation Academy (NCPA) held its first annual National Junior Honor Society induction ceremony Friday, December 15th, where they inducted eighth graders Eileen Alvarado, Arah Farias, …
Local children recently learned the ins and outs of medical care at a pair of Fuzzy Friends Clinics, staffed by Mount Saint Mary College Nursing students and held at the Little Friends Preschool at …
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