Recruiting: Michigan LB Samih Beydoun switches from Wolverines to Army

A visit to West Point Friday swayed Catholic Central (Detroit) linebacker Samih Beydoun’s college decision. Beydoun, who was committed to Michigan as a preferred walk-on, announced his pledge to Army Friday night. “It’s a tremendous opportunity that I’ve always considered,” said Beydoun Friday night. “Going to West Point is definitely »»Read Full Post

Delgado backs Medicare buy-in proposal

Rep. Antonio Delgado has become the prime House sponsor of a bill first introduced in 2017 that would allow people under 65 to buy Medicare coverage - the "public option" for health insurance that was dropped from the Affordable Care Act before Democrats passed it in 2010. Delgado, the Rhinebeck »»Read Full Post

Monroe-Woodbury hires James Sciarra as football coach

James Sciarra was approved as Monroe-Woodbury new football coach at Board of Education meeting Wednesday night. Sciarra, who was the head coach at Warwick from 2006-12, was a Monroe-Woodbury assistant from 2013-15. He has spent the last three seasons as an assistant at Burke Catholic. Warwick advanced to two Section »»Read Full Post

DRINKING HV THIS WEEKEND ONWARD! 4/4

THIS WEEKEND!THURSDAY APRIL 4THCopperfield’s in Montgomery hosts Trivia with Platform Brewing 7pm - 9pm!FRIDAY APRIL 5THBrewmasters Weekend is a Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz!DeCicco & Sons in Brewster has a von Trapp Tasting 4pm - 6pm!Rough Draft Bar & Books in Kingston has a West Kill and Friends Tap Takeover 7pm - 11pm!SATURDAY APRIL »»Read Full Post

Mes games are not airing locally

With opening day upon us, the Mets radio network has gone dark. With no public notice, the regular-season games that were going to air locally on WBWZ (93.3-FM) in Poughkeepsie were pulled from the schedule. A call to the radio station revealed WBWZ was not going to air games in »»Read Full Post

Mikal Myers joins Maine football staff

Newburgh Free Academy graduate and former UConn football captain Mikal Myers has been hired by Maine as its outside linebackers coach. Myers, 24, was a defensive graduate assistant, coaching linebackers, during the 2018 season at Division II American International College. He started all 12 games at defensive tackle during his »»Read Full Post