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NY State Safe Boating course

Get ready for summer.  Dutchess County Sherrif's office is hosting this great course.


Dates: February 28th and March 1st

Time: 6pm to 10pm
Location: Dutchess County sheriffs office

150 N Hamilton Ave
Poughkeepsie NY

Phone: 845 486 3840
Contact: Alison
Cost: $10

Added by Ray Fusco on January 31, 2011 at 4:57pm — No Comments

Is Clearwater leaving Beacon?

Did anyone else see this article?


Check out this article:


They are keeping the boat in Kingston and are they now moving to Kingston?  After the sweat heart deal they got at USC?


I would love to get some info?



Added by Ray Fusco on January 18, 2011 at 10:01am — 11 Comments

66 members and building...The Philipstown Current

Exciting news and info for our neighboring towns of Garrison, Cold Spring and Nelsonville.…


Added by Ray Fusco on February 23, 2010 at 8:40am — No Comments

Bannerman's Tragedy

This is the news story from the Mid Hudson News. As a person who has had the privilege to visit Bannerman's by kayak and tour the facility it is sad. As a resident of the Hudson Valley it is a true tragedy. The island is chronically underfunded and now we have lost a MAJOR Hudson Valley treasure.

BANNERMAN’S ISLAND – The entire southeast corner of Bannerman’s Castle came down taking with it about 30 percent to 40 percent of the front wall staircase and over 50 percent of… Continue

Added by Ray Fusco on December 29, 2009 at 4:39pm — 8 Comments

Building on the success of BCN

Hi everyone,
Based on the success of BCN. I have created a site for Philipstown.
For those living, working, visiting and enjoying the Town of Philipstown and especially the Villages of Nelsonville, Cold Spring and Garrison. I am hoping to provide the same type of useful and respectful forum as Kelly has created.

Added by Ray Fusco on December 2, 2009 at 2:30pm — 7 Comments

2008 & 2009 City Council attendance record

Here is the 2008 & 2009 attendance record to date. It was supplied to me by Colleen Swift and Mayor Gold. I requested it and they happily provided it.

Leake, Deanna Present 70 Absent 10 Late 0 Total 80

Kelly, Charles Present 62 Absent 18 Late 0 Total 80

Thompson, Eleanor Present 27 Absent 48 Late 5 Total 80

Fredericks, Marlene Present 67 Absent 13 Late 0 Total 80

Casale, Randy Present 79 Absent 1 Late 0 Total 80

Pasti,… Continue

Added by Ray Fusco on September 13, 2009 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Adult Kayak class forming

Enjoy spring and get ready for a summer full of kayaking with this 3 part program! Two - 2 hour indoor pool sessions and 1 Hudson River Trip. The Hudson River is such an amazing resource and can offer hours of enjoyment in a kayak.

The class covers all the basics of safety, boat control, strokes and rescues. It takes place in the comfort of the BHS pool. It is a great way to learn.


Thursday - May 21st & 28th - 7pm to 9pm

Hudson River Tour is June 5th -… Continue

Added by Ray Fusco on May 14, 2009 at 11:06am — 3 Comments

Adventure Race in Beacon

I am new to the Beacon Citizen group. I recognize some faces and names.

I was asked to create an adventure race in Beacon. A community event to coincide with Spirit of Beacon Day. I would like some feedback as to whether or not the community would support it and if the community would see value in it. Here are my ideas thus far:

It would have 3 courses:

The courses would include the Waterfront, Main street, Mt Beacon and USC. It would take place early before the… Continue

Added by Ray Fusco on April 23, 2009 at 10:20am — 11 Comments

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