Looking for an opportunity to be part of the community and help your neighbors? Come to the Newburgh Volunteer Fair at Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site on April 30th from 11am – 3pm. Many of Newburgh’s community organizations will be there to share information about volunteer opportunities – opportunities for teens through seniors. Learn how you can help! At the same time, music and refreshments will be offered, along with free tours of Washington’s Headquarters. The Volunteer Fair, organized by Washington’s Headquarters, the Newburgh Free Library, and Safe Harbors of the Hudson, is made possible by support from Wells Fargo Bank, and the Friends of the State Historic Sites of the Hudson Highlands. For more information call 845-562-1195.
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 Newburgh photographer Brian Wolfe. The Suburb of the Future, Almost Here [NYT] Indie Bookstores Embrace the Side Hustle [CL] Newburgh must authorize spending to stop sewage overflows [RK] Four Ways Cities […]
One of the best weekends to visit the City of Newburgh is upon us. Going 7 years strong, Newburgh Open Studios introduces visitors to Newburgh’s burgeoning arts community with the opening of artists’ work studios, alternative gallery spaces, sculpture installations, performance art and pop-up shows. Much of the self-guided tour is ‘walkable’. Visit www.NewburghOPENStudios.org for the 2017 participating […]
Just 60 miles north of New York City, you will find another city called Newburgh. Home to the second largest historic district in New York State, Newburgh is seeing a slow but steady comeback in recent years. Many people looking to get away from NYC for the weekend will often visit Beacon, Newburgh’s sister city right […]
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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 Brian Wolfe. Newburgh skateboard park underway [MHN] 10 Inspiring Before and After Exterior Makeovers [BO] How JPMorgan Chase Is Fueling Detroit’s Revival [Fortune] What Snow Tells Us About Creating […]