Middletown passes first Division I test at Newburgh

Middletown forward Jayden Nichols was anticipating a physical game in the Middies' OCIAA Division I opener at Newburgh. Physical may have been an understatement as 38 fouls were called. Middletown broke away from the Goldbacks extending a 5-point halftime lead with a 17-10 third quarter to earn a 71-56 road »»Read Full Post

Cuomo blasts "double taxation" for New York in GOP tax bill

Gov. Andrew Cuomo used his speech at an annual grants ceremony in Albany on Wednesday to uncork another scorching criticism of the Republican tax bill headed to a final vote next week and the new burden it would place on New York and other high-tax states. Cuomo, there to announce »»Read Full Post

Seven Black Knights named to Phil Steele all-independent first team

Record-breaking quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw was among seven Army players selected to Phil Steele's all-Independent team. Bradshaw is currently fifth in the country with an academy-record 1,566 rushing yards and has added 12 touchdowns. Junior fullback Darnell Woolfolk (725 yards, 12 touchdowns), center Bryce Holland, senior guard Josh Boylan, senior defensive »»Read Full Post


THIS WEEKEND!THURSDAY DECEMBER 14THBeer Noggin in Bronxville has a Plan Bee Farm Brewery Tasting 6pm - 9pm!FRIDAY DECEMBER 15THBeer World in Monroe has an Adirondack, Chatham, Mill House & Twin Fork Tasting 4pm - 6pm!The Craftsman Ale House in Harrison has a Shmaltz Tap Takeover 7pm - 10pm!Hudson Brewing Company »»Read Full Post

Tom Lehrer Needs To Write An Update

Ancients Invented Fridges Earlier Than Thought If you think that your Fridge is a 20th Century invention, the website Ancient Origins recently published a piece that says that ancient desert dwellers in Iraq and elsewhere in the Middle East invented ice houses and refrigerators at least 2,400 years ago. The »»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

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