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On March 28, a local student will travel abroad in search of glory. Pawling High School’s (PHS) Robbie Leske, 14, will be representing his hometown and the United States when he attends the World Federation of National Baton Twirling Association (WFNBTA) World Champion...

March 16, 2018

Everett “Skip” C. Reid passed away at the Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemen’s Home in Hudson, NY, on Sunday, March 11, 2018.  He was 74.

Skip was born on November 16, 1943, the son of Everett Reid, Sr., and Janet (Rouse) Reid who preceded him in death, as well as his sist...

March 16, 2018

You’re probably already aware of the farm-to-table movement and all of its benefits to small-scale farmers, the environment, local economies and, well, your taste buds. Aside from the idea that fruit that hasn’t travelled 1500 miles might taste better, when you buy you...

For those seeking robust health and well being, a longstanding practice in the Village of Pawling may very well hold the key.  Located in a warm, friendly office at 11 West Main Street, Julie Johns, L.Ac., a Licensed Acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist, has been servin...

At Celestial Touch, visitors will find a unique experience that can benefit body, mind, and soul. Located at 7 Arch Street in the Village of Pawling, the business offers sessions with professional Medium Laura Schek, as well as healing treatments through the process of...

March 16, 2018

If you keep a calendar for yourself or your family, you may want to try keeping it online. Whether you keep a calendar just for yourself, or for work, or for family – or all the above – keeping your calendar online is about as easy as keeping it on the refrigerator doo...

March 16, 2018

“I’m falling for Pawling, like I never thought I could” are lyrics from the opening song in a concert performance created in collaboration with the Pawling Central School District and the Sherman Chamber Ensemble. The public is invited to attend on Wednesday, April 25...

March 16, 2018

Like most successful performing artists, Dar Williams travels a lot. The popular folk singer-songwriter and longtime Hudson Valley resident has crisscrossed the United States dozens, if not hundreds of times during her 20-plus years as a performer crooning in small tow...

March 16, 2018

Members of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center will play the music of Antonin Dvorak and Johannes Brahms at the Pawling Concert Series on Friday, April 6, 2018.  The concert will be held at 8:00 p.m. at Gardiner Theater on the campus of the Trinity Pawling Scho...

March 16, 2018

Every spring, Pawling High School has its annual theater production. This year, the play is Cole Porter’s Anything Goes, a musical directed and produced by Stacy Dumont. Anything Goes is Cole Porter’s most famous play, a love story that takes place on the SS American d...

March 16, 2018

Cell phones at the ready, foodies. Hudson Valley Restaurant Week is back.

For those who have not yet dialed the reservation hotline, Hudson Valley Restaurant Week, or HVRW, is a biannual event that takes place in spring and fall each year. This month’s celebration kicke...

Nutrition Advice from Your Pawling Hannaford Dietitian

If we’re going to be honest about it, fiber is not one of those nutrients we get too excited about. Sure, we think about how it can fill our belly, control our appetite, and help us maintain an ideal weight (a messa...

March 16, 2018

Every time there’s a choice to be made by the characters in the movie The Piano, director Jane Campion has them select an unexpected direction or response. This is so refreshing. In most Hollywood movies things are so predicable that my interest wanes and I feel frustr...

Have you ever thought, “That was the very last straw, and I can’t take it anymore”? If so, you are not alone. We all feel frustration along this journey we call life. What sets people apart isn’t the quality or magnitude of feeling out of sorts, swamped, or overloaded...

March 16, 2018

Deadline for All Contest Entries Is April 15

The 10th annual Millbrook Literary Festival will take place on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Many special events are being planned for this year’s Festival, including a highlighted talk with Honorary Festival Chair Michael Korda. K...

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