Takeaways: Coach Monken post-spring presser

Army coach Jeff Monken didn't name a starting quarterback during his post-spring press conference Wednesday. There's no rush with Army's 2016 opener at Temple is four months away. But, Monken did take the high road when asked who his No. 1 quarterback is. "We have two No. 1 quarterbacks," Monken »»Read Full Post

Meet El Duque at a Rockland Boulders game

The Rockland Boulders host the Cuban National team for a three-game series this June and former Yankees pitcher Orlando Hernandez - "El Duque" - will be on hand for the June 24 game. Hernandez will throw out the game's first pitch. Fans may also purchase an El Duque premium pack »»Read Full Post

Sedona Taphouse is open in Mamaroneck! Boasting 50 taps of craft...

Sedona Taphouse is open in Mamaroneck! Boasting 50 taps of craft beer, including many local selections, plus hundreds more in bottles and cans, Sedona is a beer drinkers paradise. The varied American menu looks amazing, and there are many cool promos including Wine Down Wednesdays with all bottles of wine »»Read Full Post

State baseball rankings, May 4

It doesn't look like there will be a lot of baseball games played this week as the rain continues to fall, but the New York State Sportswriters Association released its weekly rankings today. Here are the Section 9 teams. For the full list, check out www.newyorksportswriters.org. Class AA 4. Monroe-Woodbury »»Read Full Post

Your Tax Dollars at Work

According to the website www.nextgov.com federal government investigators have found “unbelievable amounts of child porn on National Security Computers.” About 80 percent of NSA employees retired after 911 and were replaced by younger millennial and Gen Y employees. While historically some illicit activity such as downloading porn occurred by agency »»Read Full Post

Wallkill Valley Land Trust’s 6th Annual Historic House Tour

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Vals Osborne Phone: 845-255-6133 Email: vosborne@stribling.com Houses on the Land: Sherwood’s Forest - Rural Lloyd from the Wetlands to the River The Wallkill Valley Land Trust’s 6th annual Houses on the Land tour will take place on Saturday, June 4th, 2016. This year’s tour explores the »»Read Full Post

What is Autism?

Andrea Giovinazzo, FNP-C, Cornerstone Family Healthcare Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a group of developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. What are the Signs of Autism? Not point at objects to show interest (for example, not point at an airplane flying over) Not look at »»Read Full Post

Maloney asks local employers to "ban the box"

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney recently sent a letter to employers in his district urging them to eliminate the customary question on job applications that asks prospective workers if they have criminal records. His letter, part of a national "Ban the Box" movement, argues that asking job seekers that question at »»Read Full Post

NBC Sports airing Team USA hockey at Worlds

NBC Sports will televise seven preliminary round games for Team USA at the World Hockey Championships starting next week. NBC Sports Live Extra will provide live webcasts of all seven games, plus the playoff rounds. NBC Sports Network has six of the seven preliminary round telecasts, with one still to »»Read Full Post

A Mother’s Day Gift: Summer Theatre Trumps the Ultimate Box of Chocolates

With the age of at-home-entertainment, computers and work that doesn’t stop, there is one thing that mothers, actually any of us, crave: to get out of the house. That box in which we live, no matter how comfy we make it - thanks to those infectious ‘Property Brothers’ or Chip »»Read Full Post