News

Main Street was lined with fancy cars and outdoor speakers played “I’ll Fly Away,” an old country song, while the chic and the not-so-chic intermingled at Monte’s opening on December 11.  The crowd consisted...

Posted: 12/22/2014

The town of Amenia awarded three of its citizens with a special award in recognition of their extraordinary contributions to the town.  Ken Monteiro, Leo Blackman and Charlotte Murphy...

Posted: 12/22/2014

Amenia’s Holiday of Lights started on December 5 with the Amenia Youth Theater providing a cabaret-style performance at 3 p.m. of old favorites. Instructor Heather Holohan-Guarnieri led 23...

Property Corner

Eliot Clarke of Millbrook Real Estate reports the sale of 245 Sharon Station Road, a four bedroom house on 14 acres that sold for $945,999.  It was listed at $1,175,000.  The listing broker was Katherine...

Posted: 12/18/2014

At the latest Amenia Planning Board meeing on Dec.    on Silo Ridge, Pedro Torres reviewed the list of documents that will be submitted.  They are:   the design...

by Arvolyn Hill

12/18/2015

At last meeting of 2014 on Dec. 11 the TOW board approved the fire contract with the village for $421,690.  As the Fire department is in the village and exists as a village department, the town...

Separations, necessary evils? By Liso Starrett
Liso Starrett’s first book is out of the printers and is now in local bookstores. It is called “Separations, necessary evils?” and is about the moral and psychological implications of change, leaving, breaking up,...