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Effective December 28 – December 31

On Wednesday, December 27, the Pawling Town Board called a special meeting to address property tax payments for 2018. The session was a direct response to New York State emergency Executive Order No. 172 signed by Governor Andrew Cuom...

December 31, 2017

Amalia M. Kozara, 86, passed away at her Pawling, NY, home on December 21, 2017. A resident of Pawling for 14 years, she moved here from Yonkers where she was born on April 7, 1931, to John and Amalia (Henge) Powers. She grew up in Yonkers, and on June 15, 1952, she ma...

December 31, 2017

Jean Singer Foster, a long-time resident of Poughkeepsie, NY, died unexpectedly on December 1, 2017. 

Jean is survived by her daughter, Beth Foster Debyah, her husband Michael Debyah, and their children Alexander and Zoe of South Weymouth, MA. She is also survived by br...

December 31, 2017

Kent Alfred Johnson died peacefully in his home on November 30 with his wife at his side. 

Kent was born on March 14, 1927, in New Milford, CT. Son of Victor Johnson and Bertha Carlson Johnson, late of Grayslake, Illinois. He lived in many places, but considered New Mil...

With the New Year set to begin, so begins a new chapter for Pawling Public Radio (WPWL). The station is proud to announce that the construction of their new radio tower has been completed. Located in Wingdale, the new tower represents the culmination of nearly four yea...

The eagle returns to the nest on Saturday, February 10, 2018, when the 14th Annual Hudson River EagleFest festival lands in Croton Point Park. In celebration of the bald eagle’s migration, Senator Terrence Murphy will partner with Teatown Reservation to sponsor EagleFe...

December 29, 2017

Although the deer-hunting season has ended in most areas of the state, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos wants hunters to be aware that opportunities still exist for hunting in central New York and on Long Island.

“A...

December 29, 2017

Holidays are a time for friends, family, and fun – not an emergency trip to the vet! Brook Farm Veterinary Center in Patterson warns pet owners to watch out for your furry friends this season with a few simple reminders.

The holiday menu is a veritable minefield of haza...

December 29, 2017

At Pawling High School, the Science Research Program is one of the most difficult courses a student can take. With its college-level work and independent research requirements, it is widely known to be one of the most hectic and demanding classes in the school. However...

Nutrition Advice from your Pawling Hannaford Dietitian

#1 Slow and Steady

It may sound trite, but indeed slow and steady does “win the race” when it comes to meeting nutrition and diet goals. Try to change too much, too fast, and you may find yourself overwhelmed and una...

December 29, 2017

By far, the one seminar or workshop I present to any audience that gets the best feedback is the one entitled “1099 versus Employee.” Especially at this time of year, when business owners are preparing to sit with their CPA or bookkeeper. “1099” refers to IRS Form 1099...

December 29, 2017

William Paul Umscheid passed away in the early morning of November 18, 2017, at the age of 70. 

Born in Danbury, CT, on March 14, 1947, he was the son of Kilian and Julia Umscheid who emigrated in the mid 1920’s from Germany and settled in Pawling in the early 1940’s. 

B...

December 29, 2017

On December 7, 2017, with his brothers by his side, Kenneth Jasper Tucker III passed away after a brief illness at the age of 62. He was born in Sheepshead Bay, NY, on September 11, 1955, to Kenneth J. Tucker and Marion (Carlson) Tucker, who have predeceased him. Ken w...

December 29, 2017

Katherine Adelaide Martini, 95, passed away Monday, December 11, 2017, at Putnam Hospital Center, Carmel, NY. 

Born in Forsyth Township, Michigan on October 14, 1922, she was the daughter of Frank and Geromina (Zambetti) Sangalli. 

A resident of Pawling for 12 years, she...

December 29, 2017

New Year’s resolutions are famously easy to make but hard to keep. These should be easy, and as incentive, if you keep these, you’re less likely to be calling a computer guy for help!

In no particular order, here are a few digital resolutions for 2018:

I Will ‎Back Up My...

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