OCIAA softball standings through Thur. April 27

OCIAA Division I Monroe-Woodbury;3-0;7-1 Middletown;2-1;5-2 Newburgh;1-1;5-4 Pine Bush;1-3;2-7 Kingston;0-2;2-2 OCIAA Division II Minisink Valley;2-0;5-0 Warwick;2-1;6-3 Valley Central;1-1;6-2 Washingtonville;0-3;0-6 OCIAA Division III Goshen;2-0;6-2 Cornwall;1-1;4-3 Port Jervis;0-0;2-1 Monticello 0-2;2-4 OCIAA Division IV Chester;3-0;5-1 Liberty;1-1;1-3 O'Neill;0-1;1-5 Burke;0-2;0-3 OCIAA Division V Tri-Valley;0-0;2-2 Sullivan West;0-0;1-4 OCIAA Division VI S.S. Seward;1-0;4-0 Tuxedo;0-0;0-1 Eldred;0-1;1-2 »»Read Full Post

Senate passes bill to limit leadership terms

The state Senate passed a bill this week that would let leaders and committee chairmen in both the Senate and Assembly serve no more than eight years in those positions, the third time it has tried to codify for both chambers a limit it adopted for its own house through »»Read Full Post

Recruiting: Michigan lineman Drew Kraatz joins 2016 class

West Point has topped Drew Kraatz's college list since the eighth grade. When Army assistant coach Tucker Waugh offered the Standish-Sterling (Mich.) junior lineman earlier this week, Kraatz wasted little time pledging to West Point. Kraatz committed to Army Thursday. "I got offered two days before," said Kraatz, who is »»Read Full Post

Every Kid Healthy Week

                Adeola Ayodeji, MD, FAAP Every Kid Healthy Week was created to celebrate school health and wellness achievements. Observed the last week of April each year, this special week shines a spotlight on the great efforts school partners are doing to improve the »»Read Full Post

Dolson draws just one national TV broadcast

Fans of former Minisink Valley and UConn basketball standout Stefanie Dolson will have to work a bit harder to find televised games for the newest acquisition of the Chicago Sky. The ESPN schedule of 16 regular-season games has just one Chicago game - July 18 at Seattle, 9 p.m. (ESPN2). »»Read Full Post


THIS WEEKEND!THURSDAY APRIL 27THThe Tap House Bar & Grill in Newburgh has a Giant Jenga Tournament with Adirondack Brewery 7pm - 10pm!Yonkers Brewing Co. has a Girl Scout Cookie Pairing at 7pm!DeCicco & Sons in Armonk has a Stone/Maine Beer Co. Tap Takeover at 5pm!Growler & Gill in Nanuet has »»Read Full Post

NSA Data Leaks

Stronger Muscles May Improve Kids’ Memory Skills According to www.lHealthDay.com, new research suggests that kids with stronger muscles may have improved memory skills. Researchers examined 70 children aged 9 to 11 years and found that muscle fitness was directly related to more accurate memories. The problem is, only 1 in »»Read Full Post

Historic Huguenot Street Constructing Replica Native American Wigwam

NEW PALTZ, NY (April 7, 2017) – Historic Huguenot Street is pleased to announce that it is constructing a replica Munsee Native American wigwamto celebrate the 340th anniversary of the signing of the 1677 land agreement between the Munsee Esopus sachems and the Huguenot Refugees.  The land agreement provided for »»Read Full Post

Cornwall's Mike White a Marist football captain

Cornwall graduate Mike White was named as one of four team captains at Marist College for the 2017 season. Joining the quarterback are running back Marcellus Calhoun, linebacker Ruben Avalos III and safety Wesley Beans. White will be a red-shirt junior, having started the past two seasons. He has thrown »»Read Full Post