Beacon Citizen Network (BCN): a place for neighbors to get the word out, be heard and stay informed in all matters concerning Beacon, NY.



September 2013 News (15)

Thank You John & Sarah of People Bicycle From The Sargent & Downing Gardens Nursery's Namesake Tree Project

Two years ago People's Bicycle Donated the purple Thundercloud Plum Beacon Namesake street tree in 2010 which is directly behind John. Sargent and Downing Gardens just happened to be set up with the Spirit of Beacon table next to the People Bicycle Namesake Tree, that's good karma.Today Peoples Bicycle lead a caravan of bikes that filled The City of Beacon's Spirit of Beacon…


Added by Richie Cabo on September 29, 2013 at 10:38pm — No Comments

Update: the LI shooting suspect is still at large, and it is a real possibility he is still in the Highlands

Dozens of police officers, including state and federal authorities, have been scouring the woods in Cold Spring in an intense manhunt for 63-year-old …


Added by Ben Royce on September 27, 2013 at 12:00pm — 2 Comments

There was a workplace shooting near Roosevelt Field Mall in LI yesterday. They found the suspect's car in Cold Spring last night. UPDATE: Beacon City schools in lockdown.

Massive manhunt underway. He is considered armed and dangerous. His car was ditched where hikers assemble along 9D.

His picture is in this article:

Travel on 9D will be difficult and slow…


Added by Ben Royce on September 26, 2013 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

Main St. development

I'm glad to know nothing changes in my home town. Things don't need to make sense to be right.

City Council meeting topic: 344 Main St. Discussion starts at 1:10

Added by Bullwinkle J. Moose on September 21, 2013 at 10:03am — 5 Comments

Hiddenbrooke and City of Beacon Trees; Sargent Downing Gardens Community Meeting

You are invited to our annual community meetup.

Location : Beacon Yoga Center 464 Main St. "Thank You Shanon Murphy

for the space"

Time: 7:15pm - 8:30 pm

Date: 9/26/13

Meeting Agenda

1- Hiddenbrooke and City of Beacon Tree Drive

We are partnering with the Friends of Hiddenbrooke to reforest the

woodlands and the frontage of Hiddenbrooke Park.We also helped to

asess the trees on the property with the Mayor and Zep.

The City of Beacon Mayor…


Added by Richie Cabo on September 21, 2013 at 9:50am — No Comments

Greenway trail progress: Madam Brett Park connected to Klara Sauer trail

Thanks to Jim Korn and the Greenway Committee, Mark Wildonger and Scenic Hudson, soon you will be able to get to Madam Brett Park from Dennings Point and Long Dock over the Dennings Avenue Bridge:

They got funding…


Added by Ben Royce on September 20, 2013 at 7:22pm — No Comments

Dr. Jane Goodall's Peace Day Visit With The Survivor Tree & Richie Cabo At The 9/11 Memorial

This is one of the most amazing days of my life. I will never forget the special moments I spent talking with Dr. Jane Goodall after the event about nature,organics, plants,trees and the condition of our Earth. She stressed  how important it is to teach the children about making a difference and doing things to make a better world.She shared wonderful stories of her travels…


Added by Richie Cabo on September 14, 2013 at 9:49pm — No Comments

Need volunteers to count pedestrians and bicyclists on Main Street, Sat 14 Sept 12pm-2pm

The Dutchess County Transportation Council is conducting a survey of pedestrain and bike traffic on Main Street in Beacon this Saturday, 14 September, from 12-2pm. I was one of a group of people doing the same earlier this week. If you are interested, please let me know by email.

Added by Stowe Boyd on September 13, 2013 at 11:10am — No Comments

Fall Preschool at Common Ground Farm starts September 20th!

Children ages 2–4 years old are invited to the farm to join in one-hour workshops designed just for them.

Each class features:

• a different farm or nature topic each week

• experiential investigation and learning

• movement, stories, & arts and crafts

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Fridays 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. starting September 20th.…


Added by Common Ground Farm on September 13, 2013 at 9:11am — No Comments

Beacon Bamboo Forest

Does anybody have a phone number for this Beacon B & B?

If so I would much appreciate getting it....

Many thanks,

Daniel Aubry

Added by Daniel Aubry on September 13, 2013 at 9:08am — No Comments

Fovea - The Gun Show

Fovea will host photographer Erin Trieb who will give an artist talk on her experience documenting gun culture at Second Saturday event on 9/14/13 at 6pm.

Added by Nadine Revheim on September 11, 2013 at 5:58am — No Comments

Remembering 9/11 If you Can Go Visit This Amazing Symbol Of America's Strength

The Survivior Tree We have A Baby In Beacon

The Veteren's Memorial Park has a Sargent and Downing Namesake Clone Baby Survivor Tree named after Noga Cabo. It was propagated by Richie Cabo.

Added by Richie Cabo on September 10, 2013 at 9:00pm — 1 Comment

Guns stolen.

4 rifles and a modified AK-47 were stolen from a home on West Willow a few days ago. Awesome.

Added by Alan Flynn on September 2, 2013 at 10:21pm — 1 Comment

News Topics by Tags

Monthly Archives













© 2021   Created by Kelly Kingman.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service