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Tue Sep 13th, 2016

The terrible heat and humidity we have been suffering suddenly gave way to one of the most glorious days of the summer just in time for the Tracey Mactaggart Polo...

by Marcia deVoe in Features
Sun Sep 11th, 2016

High temperatures did not stop Millbrook residents from turning out for Community Day, a yearly celebration set up by the Millbrook Business Association.  The farmer’s market was moved to Church...

Sun Sep 11th, 2016

Who would have thought that tucked away at the end of a long driveway off Route 82 in Stanfordville lies Bear Creek Farm, Debra Kaye’s home and the site of...

by Zephyr Teachout in Features
Thu Sep 8th, 2016

In a personal essay published on, Zephyr Teachout shared her back to school memories and best wishes for students as they return for another year of learning.

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by Stephen Kaye in Features
Thu Sep 8th, 2016

Thu Sep 8th, 2016

The sea is calm. It is not wine dark today. It is more like a Picasso blue. It can be wine dark at sunset when the...

Tue Aug 23rd, 2016

On Saturday the schedule of matches was drawn for the eight goal Tracey Mactaggart polo tournament to be played at Mashomack August 29 through September 11.  
The following...

Opera review
by Antonia Shoumatoff in Features
Sun Aug 21st, 2016

The specter of Bennett College has loomed large over Millbrook since it closed in 1978.  As the decaying buildings become eerie phantoms of their former selves, it seems oddly appropriate...

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by Kevin T. McEneaney in Features
Fri Aug 19th, 2016

This past Thursday afternoon at Grace Episcopal Church a small group rehearsed scenes from an opera about Millbrook’s historic Bennett College.  While the plot of this setting was not disclosed,...