Children of All Ages are Gonna Love the Splash Park and Pool

 Just in time for summer the renovation of the War Veterans Memorial Pool in Middletown has been opened with a ribbon cutting.  Benefactor Richard Rowley got some assistance from the young people on hand as his family and Mayor Joseph DeStefano looked on. A plaque … [Read more...]

Ribbon Cutting Set for Revitalized City Pool

 War Veterans Memorial Pool, 39 Frank Shorter Way, Middletown, NY ready for reopening as part of million dollar project. Finishing Touches are continuing this week in preparation for the ribbon cutting ceremony Monday morning at 10:30 June 30, 2014.  Mayor Joseph … [Read more...]

Walkway Over The Hudson –nice even in the winter.

If you're getting a little house or office bound and a nice day comes our way think about making a trip to the Walkway Over The Hudson.   It's less than an hour trip from the Middletown area.   You'll be treated to a relatively easy walk out onto the more than century … [Read more...]

Does Trick or Treating Make Your Neighborhood More Enchanting?

There's something magical about trick or treating in a small town especially in your own neighborhood. For the past two years we haven't been so lucky with the weather. First we had snow.   I remember maneuvering my youngest kids around the snow banks.  Yes banks … [Read more...]

Covered Bridge Trip

My doctor told me one of the best reasons he liked for living in the Middletown area is that he could be fly fishing in a beautiful stream during the day and that same evening enjoy a show on Broadway. He was right.  We’re Middletown, and were right in the middle of … [Read more...]

Hambletonian Marathon Good for the Community

The Friday evening before the race my wife and I were out for dinner at a Middletown restaurant and we met a couple who came in from California to be in the marathon race in Goshen.   They were so excited to be here.  They were a little concerned about all our hills as … [Read more...]