Touring the Old State Phych Center

If you grew up around Middletown, NY then you probably knew someone who worked up at the State Hospital. Its lovely campus of old growth trees and sprawling lawns is located in west end of the city off of Monhagen Avenue.  The architecture is reminiscent to a time when … [Read more...]

A Real Estate Dream Come True

Just a little more than 3 months after listing their house in the coldest part of the one of the worst winters in more than a decade here's the happy couple, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Angela Caputo, standing in front of their brand new home. It was my pleasure to work … [Read more...]

Middletown’s “Night Out Against Crime” Highlighted With Fireworks

More than 3,000 people came out for the "Night Out Against Crime" event held at Middletown's Fancher Davidage Park.  50 tables from community organizations were on hand giving out food, information and prizes.  Games and and big assortment large jumpee toys were … [Read more...]

Up and Over Route 17– New Overpass at the Crystal Run Exchange is Open

[cincopa AoDADbMus860] Today I saw the sign, New Traffic Pattern in effect and I knew it could only mean one thing.   The big new beautiful bridge everybody has been wanting to drive on is finally open.   We've been patiently watching it for many months.     It’s … [Read more...]

Middletown’s 155th Fire Department Parade

The gray skies and rain cleared letting the participants in the 155th Middletown Fire Department Parade put on happy faces for what turned out to be a very successful event. All eyes were on the 5th Division in the Parade.   The Marshall for the Division being … [Read more...]

Living in Downtown Middletown

23 West Main Street---Apartment 3 One Bedroom Rental in Historic Building [cincopa A8FAO870X36m] Located conveniently in Downtown Middletown.   Near Everything. Bakeries, Restaurants, Coffee, Clubs, Shopping, Banks, Theatre 23 West Main Street, Middletown, NY … [Read more...]

Flags for July 4th on Independence Ave

This is a big shout out to all our friends and neighbors in the Independence Avenue area of Middletown who may be wondering how all the flags appear, lining the street each July 4th. Check out this video and see who's been putting out the flags and having a great … [Read more...]

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...]

What does the return of Beer Brewing mean to Middletown,NY?

I can envision a whole new go-to neighborhood springing up near the brewery with specialty restaurants, some very cool apartments in those huge nearby old industrial buildings, lots of people coming out enjoying the area as it will be the hub of the new rail trail … [Read more...]