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Black bears are on the prowl on Tower Hill.  This one was sampling the contents Bill Beckmans’ bird feeder Monday evening....

by Carola Lott

Diana Bontecou, who grew up here in Millbrook, has become the new director of the Millbrook Library’s Off the Wall Gallery. She is replacing Lorraine Hartin Gelardi, who will remain as the director of development....

by Carola Lott

On Saturday, June 7, 2014, fourteen members of the Dutchess Day School’s eighth grade class -- Sarah Chalk, Jack Ellis, Connor Finemore, Katherine Fousek, Tiffany Hatfield, William Kantaros, Amanda Luzzi, Ava...

An Intermunicipal Conversation
by Tonia Shoumatoff

Municipal officials from nine towns in the Tenmile River watershed congregated at the Carriage House at Wethersfield on Saturday, June 7, to learn about their watershed and how to...

Silo Ridge delays performance bond
by Tonia Shoumatoff

There was a battle of wills between two engineers at the Amenia Planning Board meeting last Thursday. They happened both to be women.  One represented the Silo Ridge developers,...

by Arvolyn Hill

When Giulia Menegollo boarded the plane to leave her hometown of Vicenza, Italy, she didn’t know what to expect. The 17-year-old would be spending the next year of her life living in the village of Millbrook. Up...

by Arvolyn Hill

What does it mean to be a Boy Scout in 2014?  The Boy Scouts of America dates back to 1910. From that beginning, the organization has been teaching young men about citizenship, survival techniques and character...