College signings: 2018 class

Varsity 845 is compiling a list of local seniors who have signed national letters of intent to continue their athletic careers. Email any signing photos to   Baseball Division I Johnny Hipsman (Chester) Richmond Nick Rivera (Monroe-Woodbury) Fairleigh Dickinson Howard Sewell (Middletown) Manhattan Division II T.J. Gregory (Chester) St. »»Read Full Post

November 21 practice blog

Army practices generally finish with coach Jeff Monken speaking with the players before they break down for quick meetings with their position groups. On Tuesday, players lined up for sprints following a brief talk from Monken as the Black Knights practiced following a 52-49 loss at North Texas Saturday. Junior »»Read Full Post

Poll finds 28 percent support for GOP tax plan in Faso's district

A poll conducted in Rep. John Faso's district on behalf of the League of Conservation Voters found far more opposition than support for the Republican tax plan wending its way through Congress. According to results announced on Tuesday, 28 percent of the 250 voters surveyed in New York's 19th Congressional »»Read Full Post

Brew & Co. In Bedford Hills doing cask ale right, once a...

Brew & Co. In Bedford Hills doing cask ale right, once a month with exclusive gravity kegs from awesome breweries like Mill House & Barrier. Get in on it. »»Read Full Post

College football TV, radio, web schedule for Nov. 21-25

This week's college football schedule features traditional rivalry clashes, and a smattering of first-round playoffs involving teams in the Football Championship Series (formerly known as NCAA Division I-AA). Teams ranked in the AP Top 25 are displayed in RED, and those receiving votes are in ORANGE. In Division I-AA, the »»Read Full Post

Many Mass Murders Are Also Domestic Abusers

Many Mass Murderers Are Also Domestic Abusers According to a recent post, of the 156 mass shootings from 2009 to 2016 more than half the killers also had a history of domestic violence. Many men who commit domestic violence become known to police agencies. But all too often, these men »»Read Full Post

ADHD Awareness

        Cornerstone Family Healthcare Pediatrician Dr. Alicia Pointer, DO What is ADHD? ADHD stands for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. All kids have times when they have a lot of energy, have trouble listening, get distracted or misbehave. Kids with ADHD have frequent symptoms or behaviors that make it »»Read Full Post

SUNY Ulster wrestling program on the rise

There are a lot of positive additions to the second-year SUNY Ulster wrestling program. A new weight room awaits a roster of 17 athletes, nearly twice the size of the first-year squad. Ulster features the addition of state high school Division I finalist┬áMike Fekishazy of Wallkill at 184 pounds. The »»Read Full Post