Feeling Sleep Deprived, Anyone?

I’ve been ill with a nasty bug, and more ill than I’ve been in a very long time.  All I wanted to do was sleep, and sleep and sleep some more. So, obviously, with all this sleep on my mind, I started to think about how sleep deprived most of »»Read Full Post

The Shawangunk Dutch Reformed Church

The Shawangunk Dutch Reformed Church has to be one of the most recognized and sketched structures in Ulster County. It is located on Hoagerburgh Road in the Town of Shawangunk, and boasts being one of the oldest Dutch Reformed Churches still in use in the county. It holds a special »»Read Full Post

Objections filed for all three NY-22 GOP candidates

Objections have been filed for all three candidates vying for the GOP line in the 22nd Congressional District. Incumbent Rep. Richard Hanna and challengers Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney and Michael Kicinski have all had objections filed against their petitions, according to the state Board of Elections. Hanna, a described moderate Republican »»Read Full Post

Monken connects with Ellerson

In a classy move, first-year Army coach Jeff Monken called Rich Ellerson, the man he replaced, last week and asked him if he wanted to say anything about the current senior class. Army held its football banquet Saturday following the Black and Gold spring game. Monken addressed the seniors at »»Read Full Post

Nova recommended for surgery

Ivan Nova, diagnosed with a partial tear of the UCL in his throwing elbow after a disastrous start at Tampa Bay over the weekend, has been recommended for Tommy John surgery, the Yankees announced Tuesday. This news comes as no surprise, as most young pitchers who suffer a torn UCL »»Read Full Post


Everyone has an opinion. It's only human. So many people have a point of view with something to say on a variety of topics. Some people like to discuss politics, religion, sports and even pop culture and what a "Kardashian" is wearing. Add to that the fact that it is »»Read Full Post

Dutchess Hops Announces Events For 2014

Eastern View Farm and Nursery, the home of Dutchess Hops is pleased to announce the Grand Opening of their Farm, Nursery and Garden Opening weekend will include a ribbon cutting with the Dutchess County Chamber of Commerce, tastings of local craft beer with Brewmaster Lawrence J. Stock of Mill House »»Read Full Post

Tribeca festival screens 'Newburgh Four' documentary

A documentary about the “Newburgh Four” terrorism case is making its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival. David Heilbroner and Kate Davis directed “Newburgh Sting,” which examines the prosecution and conviction of Newburgh residents James Cromitie, David Williams, Onta Williams and Laguerre Payen on charges they plotted to bomb »»Read Full Post

Boys' lacrosse state rankings, video, news and notes

The second edition of the boys' lacrosse state rankings have been released. Again, no teams from Section 9 were official ranked, although a few did merit honorable mention consideration. For the full list, click here. Section 9's honorable mention teams Class A Middletown, Valley Central, Warwick Class B None Class »»Read Full Post

40 year flashback: Flyers beat Rangers in semifinal game seven

With the Rangers and Flyers in the midst of a first-round NHL playoff series, here is a flashback to game seven of the 1974 Stanley Cup semifinals. The Flyers beat the Rangers (crushing the spirits of a certain 9 year old) to advance to the finals. Tim Ryan and Ted »»Read Full Post