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The Chamber of Commerce’s Decemberfest tree lighting ceremony is a longstanding tradition in Pawling. A holiday mainstay for many residents, the evening features food, music, and the lighting of the Village Christmas Tree beside the Chamber of Commerce Building on Char...

On Wednesday, December 11 the Pawling Town Board convened for its final session of 2019. The evening would serve as a chance for Board members to reflect on the accomplishments of the past year, as well as look ahead to what they hope to accomplish in 2020 and beyond....

At the PCSD Board of Education meeting on December 9, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction Dr. Debra Kirkhus presented the NYS 3-8 Assessment Results for 2019. This update served to demonstrate the achievements and proficiency of Pawling students, as well as provid...

At the Board of Education meeting on December 9, Superintendent Kim Fontana presented her findings from the ongoing process of examining the future of Pawling’s schools. Over the past year, Ms. Fontana, the Board, and faculty district-wide have taken an in-depth look a...

The Village Board convened on Monday, October 21 for their second session of the month. Although autumn is in full swing throughout Pawling, Trustees are already looking to the months ahead, notably the Village’s Decemberfest celebration and annual Christmas tree light...

The PFD Carnival will once again be held in Lakeside Park.

On Wednesday, August 7, the Pawling Fire Department Carnival is back for four nights of festivities, food, and fun. A favorite summertime tradition in Pawling, the event will once again return to Lakeside Park,...

More than 600 guests stayed to watch the fireworks show.

On Saturday, July 13, over a thousand visitors flocked to Lakeside Park for Pawling Community Day. This year marked the second incarnation of the event, which built on the success of last year’s inaugural celebrat...

After more than four decades as an educator, Pawling Central School District Superintendent Dr. Bill Ward officially retired earlier this month. Dr. Ward’s career began in 1973 following his graduation from the University Delaware. Initially, he taught at the elementar...

27 youths participated in the first ever Pawling Youth Triathlon

Josh Arden was triumphant for the second year in a row.

On the morning of Saturday, July 13, athletes from far and wide gathered at Lakeside Park to participate in the 32nd Annual Pawling Triathlon. This y...

One of the many draws of Pawling is the close proximity to the Appalachian Trail and the natural beauty that accompanies the area. This convenient location brings an abundance of hikers to the area, including many who are passing through as they make the 2,190-mile tre...

New PCSD Superintendent Kim Fontana was officially sworn in on July 2.

On Tuesday, July 2, the Pawling Central School District Board of Education convened for their annual Reorganization Meeting at Pawling Middle School. The meeting included a swearing-in ceremony for...

The Pawling Town Board met on Wednesday, July 10 to address a full agenda of pressing issues within the community. The evening would see Board members pass resolutions relating to the Route 22 Sewer Map, Plan, and Report, the purchase of new Highway Department equipmen...

The Village Board convened on Monday, July 1, for the first monthly meeting in July. The evening’s agenda included the addition of several key new features to the Village of Pawling, as well as an update on the test wells installed earlier this year. Officials also add...

On Friday, June 14, the Pawling Tiger Athletic Club, Varsity Club, and Pawling Central School District Athletic Club presented the annual Spring Sports and Annual Awards ceremony at Pawling High School. The evening served to honor the accomplishments of the district’s...

On June 21, friends and family gathered at Pawling High School for the Pawling Girl Scouts Bridging and Court of Awards Ceremony. The evening served as not only a celebration of scouting, but also as an important rite of passage as a number of Girl Scouts took the next...

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