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.
Next Wednesday, April 24th at noon a new tree will be planted in front of the Newburgh Flour Shop Bakery. This is in collaboration with the Conservation Advisory Council, DPW, and Liberty Street business owners. A nice Kwanzan Cherry Tree from Orange Nursery has been selected by CAC. In an effort to fill in some […]
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Sitting at the corner of 9W and Balmville Road sits the ruins of the Balmville School in the Town of Newburgh, erected in 1897. In 2007 a news article it was announced that the building would be demolished. That obviously hasn’t happened and there is a Facebook group dedicated to saving the building. There is […]
Downtown Newburgh businesses invite you to welcome Spring in the city, April 27th! Bring out the family and support small businesses with city-wide events for people of all ages. Below is a list of events: Rededication of Washington’s HQ Tower of Victory, 84 Liberty Street, 12:00-4:00pm Urban Farming Fair, 80 Broadway, 12:00 – 4:00 pm […]
In an April 29, 2016 posting, NR featured 284 Liberty Street . Two months later, it found new owners. NR: How did you find Newburgh and what made you decide to move here? Liz: Michael and I love the Hudson Valley and along with friends we were looking for a location to build a sustainable […]