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by Arvolyn Hill in Features
Sun Jun 7th, 2015

Starting on Friday afternoon, tens of thousands of 20-something adults made their way to Randall’s Island Park. They took buses, ferries, or the subway and walked across bridges, all making...

by By Kevin T. McEneaney in Features
Sat Jun 6th, 2015

Jonathan Yates has become the 4th Musical Director at Music Mountain, which now hosts an impressive array of chamber music concerts, evening pop performances, and new educational programs and workshops...

by Stan Morse in Features
Wed May 27th, 2015

Our travel correspondent, Stan Morse, writes of fabled Singapore, that British outpost founded by Sir Stamford Rattles and now a thriving city-state whose leader had strong ideas that worked. 
   
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by Arvolyn Hill in Features
Sun May 24th, 2015

Millbrook Fire Department on Franklin Avenue “Isn't this such a wonderful Millbrook tradition? ” asked historian David Greenwood on sunny cloudless Memorial Day.  He stood on Franklin Avenue among...

Thu May 21st, 2015

As part of their Egyptian studies the fourth grade at Dutchess Day School create traditional handmade artifacts.  This year one student, Holly Davidson, wanted to build a life-sized shaduf, an...

Wed May 20th, 2015

On June 7 renowned gardener, Lynden Miller, will speak at Bellefield, the garden at the the Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site. She will talk about Beatrix Farrand who designed...

by Eric Petersen in Features
Mon Apr 20th, 2015

We continue Eric Petersen's series on our relations with Iran.  Iran III looks at what Iran is alleged to be doing in Yemen, what Saudi Arabia is doing in Yemen...

Sat Apr 11th, 2015

Our friend and long-time subscriber Eric Petersen has made a study of our relations with Iran and, incidentally, the role of Israel in those relations.   In the following piece...

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