Monday, September 27, 2010

SET SAIL TO BANNERMAN ISLAND - HISTORY & MYSTERY

A 6.5 acrel island, once the private arsenal of the world's largest arms dealer, Frank "Francis" Bannerman, sits majestically...

Friday, September 24, 2010

HUDSON RIVER VALLEY RAMBLE

Nearly 200 guided landscapes walks, hikes, paddles and biking adventures, Hudson River estuary explorations, heritage site tours and cultur...

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC - GREATER NEWBURGH SYMPHONY

In 1955 I graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School in Pleasantville, NY. For eight years I was taught by the Newburgh Dominican...

Thursday, September 16, 2010

MY SISTER THE SISTER-50 YEARS A NUN

When my sister Pat was three years old our parents bought a grocery store in Chappaqua. I fondly re...

Monday, September 13, 2010

BIKE ACROSS THE HUDSON RIVER!

Believe it or not you can, just like our guests did several weeks ago. The Walkway Over The Hudson is one of the architectural wonders of ...

Sunday, September 5, 2010

WINE AND DINE IN NEARBY WASHINGTONVILLE

Just two miles away is the celebrated Brotherhood Winery, Americas oldest winery. Maybe you remember your parents telling you they went the...

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

TAKE A WALK IN THE PARK-STORM KING ART CENTER

Just three miles down the road from our bed and breakfast the artistic splendor and grounds of the largest sculpture park in America has da...