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The board of the Millbrook Free Library turned down the offer of the Michael Korda collection of materials and books on Robert E. Lee Tuesday night at its monthly meeting. Erin Barnard, the librarian, said the...

Mice the main carrier

An article published on June 18 in POS One, a peer-reviewed scientific journal, confirmed that ticks in our area are likely to carry more than one disease. Lyme, babeosia and borrelia...

Local student Kevin Langone received the enormous honor of beating out everyone in grade point average to become Pawling High School’s class of 2014 valedictorian.

“I worked pretty hard at school, just the...

Millbrook architect Peter Pennoyer and his wife, Katie Ridder, were jointly honored by the Olana Partnership at a dinner at the New York Public Library on Thursday, June 19.  Houses designed by Peter Pennoyer...

by Arvolyn Hill

Both the village and town boards held their regular monthly meetings last week.  The town’s comprehensive plan is still being looked over.  A workshop will be scheduled on a date to be announced.  A...

by Arvolyn Hill

Amenia’s Prospect Pig Club excelled at the Walton Regional Livestock Show this past weekend in Delaware County. With 14 kids and 19 pigs the 4H club walked away with the livestock show’s top prizes for pigs: Grand...

by Arvolyn Hill

County representative Mike Kelsey told the Washington town board Thursday that the repealed energy tax was never necessary. The consumer energy consumption tax of 3.75 percent,...