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September 22, 2017

As we advance into autumn, possibly the most beautiful time of year in the Hudson Valley, it is a good time to take stock of the many gifts of nature we are blessed with in Pawling – and the spirit of the Pawling Community, itself, which strives year-round to do justic...

As the new school year begins, student athletes from Pawling have already begun to strive for success on the playing field. Though the school year is only several weeks old, JV and Varsity sports seasons are in full swing. At the September 18 Board of Education meeting...

September 22, 2017

The field of healthcare is ever evolving. Over the years, different branches of medicine – such as osteopathy, homeopathy, and chiropractic – have developed in order to address perceived needs. These branches are intended to complement the more “conventional” (also cal...

September 22, 2017

Are you suffering from neck pain? You may be reading a hard copy of this article, but then again it’s possible you’re reading this on your smartphone. Given the increasing popularity of hand-held devices, it’s no surprise that neck pain is becoming more common. “Text-n...

As the summer season winds down and local fruits and vegetables become more limited, you may find yourself steering away from the fresh produce section and visiting the frozen aisle instead to find perfectly packaged products that will fit your needs. Maybe you’re wond...

September 22, 2017

Forget CSA shares and farmers markets (as worthy as they may be). Art is the new thing to do with the farm.

Such is the case at Vassar Farm in Poughkeepsie. The community agricultural hotspot launched its first ever art exhibition this summer. Although it was a bold...

September 22, 2017

There’s a lot to do at Vassar.

Since its establishment in 1861 by reputable brewer and businessman Matthew Vassar, the school has actively drawn visitors from far and wide to the Hudson Valley. Students come for education, city dwellers stop by for lectures, and loca...

September 22, 2017

On Saturday, Sept. 30, at 8:00 p.m., Daryl’s House in Pawling welcomes back for the fourth time The World’s Greatest Tribute to The Allman Brothers, Live at the Filmore. The band has played Daryl’s House many times, but this is the first since the recent passings of Gr...

In Pawling, change is in the air, or more specifically, in the airwaves. Pawling Public Radio (PPR/WPWL) 103.7 is receiving a major upgrade as the station readies for the construction of its new 140-foot broadcast tower. Once the construction is complete, public radio...

September 22, 2017

What are your thoughts on farm-to-table? If I could turn back the clock and ask someone living in Pawling a hundred years ago, I would be met with a puzzled look. “As opposed to what?” they may have thought. What is now a social movement was simply the way everything w...

When Anthony and Diane Marino purchased the building at 2588 Route 22 in Patterson near the Putnam Diner, they had a daunting task before them. The couple would attempt to transform the former site of the Texas Taco restaurant into an entirely new enterprise. Three yea...

On Sunday, October 1, the Harlem Valley Farm and Food Alliance (HVFFA) will hold their first Farm Day. The event will help to grow the relationship between consumers and farmers, as five local farms offer visitors tours and a chance to learn more about their products.
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September 22, 2017

Did you know that every single word on your computer has been indexed? That is every word, in every file that you’ve saved on your computer – indexed and ready for you to search. This means that you can find a document even if you can’t remember its name or which folde...

September 22, 2017

I received some interesting questions after our last column discussing the Paid Family Leave legislation, or “PFL,” that Governor Cuomo signed into law in 2016. The two most popular questions:
 
“How does a company make sure they put all the proper laws, rules, and reg...

Local attorney Brian L. Berlandi has recently attained the highly regarded status of Upstate New York Super Lawyer. Specializing in Business and Corporate Law, Berlandi achieves the distinction not only for himself, but for his law firm, Berlandi, Nussbaum & Reitzas LL...

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