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Holiday Art & Craft Show December 6 at the Grail in Cornwall

Nov 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

The Cornwall Grail Center invites the public to its 5th Annual Holiday Art & Craft Show to be held on Saturday, December 6 from 10 am to 4 pm at the Grail’s Phoenix House, 119 Duncan Avenue, Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY. Visitors will find a wide array of fine crafts, including jewelry, scarves, pottery, calligraphy and imported […]

Christkindlmarkt with The Santa Express on Nov 30 in Port Jervis

Nov 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

On Sunday November 30th, from 10-6, nearly 100 vendors will converge downtown for Christkindlmarkt, Port Jervis’ German Christmas Market. Some will be in the Erie Trackside on Jersey Ave., others nearby outside in large tents, others in trailers. The community will have an opportunity to shop for unique handcrafted gifts and tasty holiday treats, while […]

2014 Veterans Day Observances in Dutchess County

Nov 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Veterans Day is Tuesday, November 11th.    Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro and Division of Veterans’ Services Director Nelson Eddy Rivera, USN (Ret) encourage Dutchess County residents to celebrate local veterans by participating in one or more of the numerous Veterans Day events planned across the county. Veterans Day is a national holiday intended to […]

YWCA Orange County to Host Open House November 20

Nov 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

In recognition of the season of giving, YWCA Orange County Executive Director Christine Sadowski and Board President Glynis Cowart are pleased to announce that YWCA Orange County will be hosting a “Giving Thanks” Open House at the YWCA’s new home in the City of Newburgh on Thursday, November 20 from 8 to 9:30 am. Guests […]

Help NFA Crew Raise Funds For 2015 Season

Oct 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

The Newburgh Free Academy High School Varsity Crew Team received wonderful news on September 9, 2014 when the Newburgh Enlarged City Board of Education passed a resolution to allow the team to be in existence and compete in this upcoming 2015 spring season provided the team raises enough money to fund themselves.  Friends of Newburgh […]

Autism Move-A-Thon of Orange County Family Day October 12

Oct 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Parents Run AMOC (Autism Move-A-Thon of Orange County) in partnership with Mental Health Association in Orange County is hosting the 11th annual Move-A-Thon Family Day on Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 10 am to 3 pm at Thomas Bull Memorial Park, in Montgomery.  This event educates, entertains and embraces those in the community who are […]

Arts Mid-Hudson Dutchess Art Awards

Sep 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

This is the 28th year that Arts Mid-Hudson, formerly known as the Dutchess County Arts Council, has celebrated significant achievements in the Dutchess County artscene.  2014’s celebration is especially meaningful as Arts Mid-Hudson marks 50 years of serving Dutchess County.  This year 9 awardees will receive an art award from Dutchess County Executive, Marcus J. […]

October Events at the Beekman Library

Sep 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

EVENTS IN OCTOBER AT BEEKMAN LIBRARY What You Need To Know About Medicare Saturday, October 11 10:30 AM – noon Free. Registration required. Just in time for the open enrollment period for Medicare, Bill Vargas from Omni Financial Advisory Group will be covering the basics of the various Medicare programs, including Medigap, Medicare Advantage and […]

Mount to Host Veterans Workshop September 30

Sep 18th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Mount Saint Mary College recently hosted a workshop for organizations interested in improving their capacity to work with women veterans. Headed by the Women’s Bureau of the U.S. Department of Labor, the workshop introduced organizations to the unique experiences of women veterans. On Tuesday, September 30, the college will host another workshop focused on veterans, […]

Kingston to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

For the second time in a row, and to kick off the celebrations of the Hispanic Heritage Month, the Latino Committee of Kingston and the Center for Creative Education are inviting EVERYONE to the Mexican and Central America Independence Day Festival. WHEN: Sunday, September 14th, from 11 am to 8 pm. WHERE: Broadway Avenue, in […]