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.
This is a home south of Broadway at the corner of Ann Street. It’s a great little home that has been beat up, but it’s still standing over 100 years later. Like most homes in Newburgh this one is being used as a 3-family home. These homes were never made to house that many families. […]
A new business is open on Lower Broadway! Newburgh Mercantile offers the opportunity to enjoy a selection of merchandise that reflects the rich and varied creative community that is found in the Hudson Valley region. The idea came about when Newburgh native Jacqui Jarmann noticed the ad for a storefront space at 75 Broadway, an […]
Meet Ozioma Egwuonwu, an extremely accomplished young woman at the forefront of Newburgh’s revitalization. She has given a Tedx Talk, spoken at the UN and even created her own holiday, World Dream Day. You might have seen her dream board on the corner of Broadway and Liberty or heard of her participation in the I […]
Can you believe it? Ten new businesses have moved to Broadway. Join this momentous occasion celebrating with everyone this Saturday, November 1st at 107 Broadway. New businesses include a new coffee lounge and a collaborative work space that houses many new businesses including an architect, seamstress, and non-profit organization. The new Ritz marquee is the […]
Newburgh has amazing century-old architecture. It also has other great features like the century-old bluestone sidewalks. Unfortunately in many locations they have been removed or are in poor condition. Architect, Drew Kartiganer, just finished repairing and restoring the sidewalk in front of 238 and 240 Liberty Street. The project was possible through the sidewalk replacement […]