Thank you to the Newburgh Preservation Association for the award they presented me with last night for “Outstanding Service to Preservation in Newburgh”. It was really great meeting so many of you who loyally follow the blog and who also shared so many kind words. Writing this blog really just makes me happy, but it was nice to receive a little recognition for the hard work that it takes to make it happen. It motivates me to try to make 2013 even better! Thank You.
Photos © Tina Olsen If you are an HGTV fanatic you might know their show, “Who’s Lived in My House?” Some exciting news is that they came to Newburgh back in June to profile the Fullerton Mansion and it’s owner, Michael Green who is a William Fullerton expert! It was very hard to keep our […]
Attention all Newburgh artists! Arts in Orange (AiO) Artist Grant (AG) in the amount of $1,500 are available to Orange County, NY resident artists. AiO AGs are designed to provide direct support to artists, in all stages of their career, in all disciplines, to create work that will enhance public participation in the arts by […]
“Bench at Downing Park, Newburgh, NY” by NR flickr user John Leighton. Enjoy the day off with your family! Add your own photos depicting city life to the Newburgh Restoration flickr pool to be used on the blog, or email me. **Flickr users please do not forgot to remove disabling of downloading of pictures. Otherwise […]
The Bluff has a new home for sale. There are no interior photos of this property but an insider says that this home needs a lot of work. Maybe that’s why the price was dropped $60,000 recently. Either way, this is a prime location in the Heights neighborhood. Many of the Bluff homes north of […]
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. “The downing park committee fundraiser.” Life After Brooklyn, Moving Out of Brooklyn Because of High Prices [NYT] Time Blurs: Friends in Woodstock, Refinished Floors, Demolition [45 Henry] How I Became […]