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Music review
by Kevin T. McEneaney in Features
Fri Mar 9th, 2018

Last Thursday evening baritone Benjamin Bagby performed Beowulf (Honeywolf) at Vassar College with a reconstructed 7th century Anglo-Saxon harp based upon the remnants of one discovered in an unknown nobleman’s...

by Our Man in Wyoming in Features
Tue Mar 6th, 2018

I traveled to a godforsaken town here for a court appearance on a speeding ticket. One glance reveals why they are so needy of Revenues. 


These are images of...

Music Preview
by Denise Jordan Finley in Features
Tue Nov 28th, 2017

The Public is invited to the Thirteenth Annual Christmas Concert and Tea at Smithfield Church in the Smithfield Valley of Amenia at 4 PM on Saturday, December 2. This year's...

New documentary film
by Kevin T. McEneaney in Features
Sun Nov 19th, 2017

This past Sunday morning The Moviehouse in Millerton offered a free screening of Il Villaggio di Millbrook (The Village of Millbrook), a 35 minute documentary film on Millbrook’s Italian roots....

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by Kevin T. McEneaney in Features
Tue Oct 24th, 2017

Newly renovated Smithfield Presbyterian Church in Amenia will celebrate its 275th year this Sunday morning at 10 am. A special musical program, featuring Dr. Hampson Sisler on organ, Matt Finley...

Art review
by Kevin T. McEneaney in Features
Sun Oct 8th, 2017

Fabrizio Breschi, born 1950 in Livorno, Italy, is enjoying a major exhibition at FRG OBJECTS & DESIGN / ART, 217 Warren St., Hudson. He works predominately in brush acrylics...

by Antonia Shoumatoff in Features
Sun Sep 3rd, 2017

Poet John Ashbery died at the age of 90, of natural causes, this past Sunday afternoon.

I remember going to a poetry reading at Bard College where poetry was treated...

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by Denise Jordan Finley in Features
Tue Aug 22nd, 2017

CHRISTOPHER BRELLOCHS and ELIZABETH GERBI will be performing at Smithfield Church this coming Sunday at 10 am. The program will include: 

"Simple Song" from Leonard Bernstein's (1918-1990) Mass

"Something Beautiful"...