Mighty M-W looks to "re-focus" after loss to spirited Washingtonville

What’s up with Monroe-Woodbury? That’s the question many are asking in Section 9 after Monroe-Woodbury’s shocking 24-7 non-league loss to Washingtonville on Friday. What’s up with Monroe-Woodbury? How about giving Washingtonville some credit! You can make the case that Washingtonville (4-4) is a playoff-caliber team. The Wizards lost three Section »»Read Full Post

No Gift Card Please

I need to be very careful as to how I word this blog post as to not come off as ungrateful or non appreciative. That is most definitely NOT the case.  So I am just going to come out and say it.. "I don't want a gift card".  I just »»Read Full Post

Hayworth pumps $1 million into her campaign

Republican Nan Hayworth this week sank $1 million of her own money into her bid to win back New York's 18th Congressional District seat, erasing a funding gap as her rematch race against Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney enters the homestretch. Federal Election Commission campaign filings show the Westchester County eye »»Read Full Post

Bye week chat: Rhyan England

In just two weeks at safety, freshman Rhyan England made a big enough impression on Army's coaching staff to make his first college start at Kent State last week. England, a first-team, all-state safety for Collins Hill (Ga.) High last fall, was running back through preseason camp and the first »»Read Full Post

Mets hire K-Long as hitting coach

Consider it the first of many offseason moves to come for New York's two baseball teams, and it's a pretty big one. The Mets have hired former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long to take the same position in Flushing. Long was fired by the Yankees following the regular season. The »»Read Full Post

Prohibition River Beer Pairing Dinner 10/30

Prohibition River in Nyack is having a Beer Pairing Dinner on October 30th! Only $50!!  Check out that menu!  The food is awesome and the beers are big and great!  Be there! »»Read Full Post

Kyle Wilson preseason player of year; Army picked for 2nd

Army junior guard Kyle Wilson has been named the Patriot League men's basketball preseason player of the year. Joining him on the all-league team are Holy Cross senior forward Malcolm Miller; Lehigh sophomore forward Tim Kempton; Lafayette senior guard Seth Hinrichs; and, American senior guard Darius Gardner. Wilson earned first-team »»Read Full Post

Pleasant Peach Facts and Freezer Jam

Ah, the peach -- a classic sign of summer, a staple in warm-weather recipes for desserts and salads, an anticipated addition to farmers' markets and stands across the country from  June through August. You may love this sweet, juicy fruit, but how much do you know much about its history or »»Read Full Post

Columbia University urban design students host public events in Newburgh

About 49 students in Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation are spending their fall semester researching the City of Newburgh and coming up with ideas for remaking the city for an urban design class. Those students make their second appearance in Newburgh on Saturday, when they will »»Read Full Post

There are Ghosts on the Street

NEW PALTZ, NY (October 20, 2014) – Historic Huguenot Street has announced the return of its signature Halloween event, Haunted Huguenot Street. This year will feature fresh interpretations and interactive activities for guests rooted in the legends and history behind Historic Huguenot Street. Haunted Huguenot Street programming will run for »»Read Full Post