“In its heyday in the 1870’s, Newburgh, New York, home to Thornwillow Press, was known nationally for unequalled scenery, nationally famous residents, and truly extraordinary architecture; quite justifiably the city of Newburgh had pride to spare. Accordingly, when the old town clock needed replacing, Newburgh could only have the very best.” Read the rest of this article on the restoration of Newburgh clock on Thronwillows blog here. Great article.
The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Steven Rosas. $70M Newburgh project in jeopardy [THR] Crystal Lake recreation area restored [THR] Newburgh water voted Orange County’s best [THR] Newburgh Ministry to develop housing for homeless […]
If you have ever visited Washington’s Headquarters, you might have passed the historic AME Zion Church on Washington Street right in front of the municipal parking lot. An article and video published in the Times Herald-Record on May 28, 2018, announced that the local congregation is considering tearing down the church, and the adjacent structure to […]
c The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Cher Vick. Newburgh seeking members for arts, parking boards [THR] City Helps Manhattan’s Garment District Hang on by a Thread [WSJ] Newburgh Illuminated highlights city culture with […]
Change is in the air for Chambers Street. The Holland Tunnel Art Gallery opened its doors May 25th to a packed open house. Some commented they couldn’t believe it was the same Chambers Street, and others remembered a time when the building housed illegal activities. It couldn’t be further from its former life with all […]
This past weekend was the Newburgh Illuminated Festival. It’s a labor of love and pride for the city; a day for everyone to gather and share the hope they have for this city. The festival proves: That people will come to Downtown Newburgh. It was single file walking room on Liberty between Broadway and Washington […]