Basile raises $129,000 to run for Larkin Senate seat (updated X 2)

Rockland County resident Tom Basile has reported raising almost $129,000 since September to run for fellow Republican Bill Larkin's state Senate seat - an office he has said he will seek only if Larkin doesn't pursue a 15th term in November. Basile, a communications consultant and Stony Point town councilman »»Read Full Post

Varsity 845 Boys Hoops Scoring Leaders

Saugerties eighth-grader Dior Johnson leads all players in the Varsity 845 area in scoring at 31.3 points per game. Johnson, who turns 14 later this month, has shot 107 free throws, making 85 (79 percent) in Saugerties' first 10 games. He's shooting 65 percent (93-for-142) on 2-point field goals. S.S. »»Read Full Post

Recruiting weekend wrap: Commit Jemel Jones impressed on visit, Mosley, Walker commitments

The Colony (Texas) quarterback Jemel Jones was one of Army's 2018 commits on post for an official visit over the weekend. Jones signed his letter of commitment in December and is eager to be a Black Knight. "I really had the time of my life!," Jones said in a message. »»Read Full Post

Horse Play: Aqueduct entries Mon. Jan. 15

BC-Entries Aqueduct Aqueduct Entries, Monday By The Associated Press 1st_$27,000, cl $16,000-$16,000, 4YO up F&M, 1mi. Giant Ending 123 Ola Gatita 115 Quanique 123 Three Eighty Eight 115 Sand Shark 120 Rahy's Bandit 115 Thirtydaysinjune 120 2nd_$28,000, mdn cl $20,000-$20,000, 4YO up, 1mi. Champagne Papi 121 Big Auk 121 Pom »»Read Full Post

NFL playoff announce teams

The NFL Divisional Playoffs get underway with two games on Saturday and two more on Sunday. This week, NBC gets the opener, CBS gets two (including Saturday prime time) and Fox closes out the slate. Westwood One Sports radio will cover all four games and can be heard locally on »»Read Full Post

Tonight, for the first time, craft beer meets Virtual Reality!...

Tonight, for the first time, craft beer meets Virtual Reality! Come to the Vinyl Room in Wappingers and experience Virtual Beerality, drink awesome local NY beer, with buy a pint, keep the glass specials and an amazing art show as well ad the usual free video games and awesome vinyl »»Read Full Post

Adding Insult To Injury

Many Websites Now Urge Consumers To Avoid Romaine Lettuce Purchases The Centers for Disease Control is investigating 17 cases of E.coli outbreaks in 13 states. Canada‚Äôs public health agency is also investigating a lettuce caused outbreak. At least 12 websites urge consumers avoid buying Romaine lettuce until health investigations have »»Read Full Post