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AMENIA — The town of Amenia glowed with the holiday spirit as residents assembled at Amenia Town Hall for the annual tree lighting ceremony on Sunday, Dec. 2.

Starting around 4:30 p.m., numerous local families gathered at the front of the town hall building for the evening’s festivities. The Amenia Fire Company made sure Santa Claus arrived at the town hall safely as he came riding in on a fire truck at 4:45 p.m. While the annual ceremony typically honors a local individual with the Citizen of the Year award, Amenia Supervisor Victoria Perotti said the town decided to...

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Maplebrook School graduation

AMENIA— The Maplebrook School graduated 22 students (15 in the academy and seven from the Institute of Collegiate and Career Studies) on Sunday, June 3. 
Lucia Dorley, student government president, spoke, along with her mother, Leymah Gbowee, who was the commencement speaker. Gbowee is a Nobel Peace Prize Winner for her work with women in Liberia.  

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Kildonan School founder Diana Hanbury King passes away

AMENIA — The Kildonan School and the local community are mourning Diana Hanbury King, who passed away at her home on Friday, June 15, at age 90.

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Webutuck’s Tomasatti and Edmundson, top academic grads

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WEBUTUCK — With graduation on the horizon, Webutuck High School seniors Isabella Tomasetti and Taylor Edmundson will soon be leading this year’s graduating class as valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively.

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Maplebrook School honors Dutchess County Sheriff at President’s Breakfast

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AMENIA — Maplebrook School presented Dutchess County Sheriff Adrian “Butch” Anderson with its President’s Award on Tuesday, June 5.
The President’s Breakfast was held in Whalen Hall on the school campus. Following introductions by Master of Ceremonies George T. Whalen Jr. and an invocation by Maplebrook School Pastor Gary Witt, guests began lining up for the breakfast the school’s culinary management team prepared with French toast, eggs Benedict, bacon, sausages, potatoes, pastries and more.

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Book Fair and Strawberry Festival make for a special day in Amenia

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AMENIA — The skies remained clear on Saturday, June 9, much to the relief of those attending the Amenia Free Library’s Book Fair and Bake Sale and the Harlem Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Strawberry Festival and Grand Bazaar. As has been the tradition for many years, the two events were held simultaneously, though this year while the Book Fair was at the library the Strawberry Festival and Grand Bazaar were held at Four Brothers Drive-In. 

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Amenia remembers fallen heroes on Memorial Day

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AMENIA — At the strike of 11 a.m., residents from around the Harlem Valley gathered at Fountain Square in Amenia to commemorate the solemn Memorial Day holiday.
Organized by both the town of Amenia and VFW Post 5444 out of Dover, veterans stood erect while children waived tiny American flags in honor of those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

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Proud patriot

Three-year-old Anthony Russo waived his American flag during the Memorial Day service at Fountain Square in Amenia on Monday, May 28. For another photo and full story, see Amenia remembers fallen heroes on Memorial Day.

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Town Board reviews NECC transportation program

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AMENIA — The Town Board opened the first part of its meeting on Thursday, May 17, to a presentation regarding the North East Community Center’s  (NECC) transportation program.
All board members were present, save for Councilwoman Vicki Doyle.
As NECC Interim Executive Director Jennifer Dowley was unable to attend the meeting, Director of Programs Anna Clune and Transportation Program Director Ivana Powers stepped up to deliver a report on the program’s success in the community.

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Town Board approves monopole agreement with MTA for Wassaic

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AMENIA — The Town Board approved an agreement for a monopole tower at the Wassaic Metro-North train station on Thursday, May 3. The board met at Town Hall; all members were in attendance, except Councilman Damian Gutierrez.

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Trade Secrets tells all about Amenia gardens

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AMENIA— The Women’s Support Services (WSS) for the Northwest Corner welcomed vendors, volunteers and community members to its 18th Annual Trade Secrets on Saturday, May 19 through Sunday, May 20.

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