Millerton News

AMENIA — Not even a touch of April showers could prevent the youth of Amenia from coming out to celebrate Amenia Opening Day with their families on Saturday, April 22.

Opening day first made its arrival five years ago as an initiative by volunteer Christine Ford and has since grown into an annual community event. Considering that Amenia was originally recognized as a “baseball town,” Ford said she aimed to create an event that families can enjoy.

“Really, to raise a child, the community has to come together to raise the child,” said Ford....