Saturday, July 4, 2015

Berlin Central School graduates Class of 2015

July 2, 2015 Leave a Comment 

See more about Berlin graduation on the Berlin Central Schools page.

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1980 Graduate Schindler Is Berlin Graduation Speaker

July 2, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by David Flint Berlin Central School’s Commencement speaker at Graduation Exercises on Friday was one of their own, and a very successful role model. 1980 graduate Kurt Schindler was president of his class and an avid participant in soccer, basketball, baseball and musical drama. He went on to become a Certified Financial Planner and Instructor [...]

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Berlin July 4th Annual Independence Day Parade

July 2, 2015 Leave a Comment 

For a celebration all about community spirit and tradition, join the festivities as the Berlin July 4th Parade Committee hosts the annual Independence Day Parade, with the theme, “Tall Tales”. The parade is set for Saturday, July 4 at 11 am.

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Arlie Greene Chosen Grand Marshal Of Berlin 2015 July 4th Parade

July 2, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by Jean Barber and Luella Osterhout Arlie Greene, 95, has lived in Berlin his entire life. This Saturday, he will be honored as grand marshal in the Berlin July 4th Parade. Arlie will enjoy the parade from his seat in a 1950 Willys Jeepster Convertible, owned and driven by local resident, John Kellar. The annual [...]

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Stephentown Historical Society 34th Annual Strawberry Festival

July 2, 2015 Leave a Comment 

submitted by Bill Zimmerman The Stephentown Historical Society’s 34th annual Strawberry Festival became one of its most exciting events in recent memory. On Thursday evening SHS members and members of Girl Scout Troop 1752, along with some members of the Youth 2 Youth Berlin group, picked 150 pounds of strawberries in under 90 minutes at [...]

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Fireworks For Sale Locally

July 2, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by David Flint No, it’s not Virginia or Carolina. Fireworks are now being sold in Stephentown just next to Gardner’s Ice Cream Shoppe. Governor Cuomo signed legislation last November that allows counties and cities outside of New York City to legalize the sale and use of some fireworks such as sparklers, fountains, snappers and poppers.

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Glendouglas Farm Celebrates 250 Years

June 25, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by David Flint For 250 years the farm on Osgood Road in Stephentown has been in continuous operation run by descendants of the man who started it – Captain William Douglas. Saturday, June 20 was the culmination of a three-day family reunion and celebration by the community of its oldest farm, now known as the [...]

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Stephentown Historical Society To Hold Strawberry Festival

June 25, 2015 Leave a Comment 

Strawberry shortcake will star at the Thirty-fourth Annual Strawberry Festival on Sunday, June 28, under the tent at The Berry Patch on Route 22 in Stephentown.  This fund-raiser for the Stephentown Historical Society

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Music Festivals Becoming Problematic

June 19, 2015 Leave a Comment 

by David Flint “Fool me once, shame on you – Fool me twice, shame on me,” lamented Stephentown Town Supervisor Larry Eckhardt at the Town Board meeting Monday evening. Even as the Board was expressing frustration and aggravation at having been duped by organizers of the Disc Jam Music Festival held at Gardner’s Field over [...]

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Stephentown’s Youth Summer Camp Accepting Registrations!

June 18, 2015 Leave a Comment 

Stephentown’s summer youth day camp program will operate again this year under the direction of the Stephentown Memorial Library. Join camp director and certified physical education teacher Laura Hunt and local soccer coach Shawn Willis for four weeks of science, sports, arts, environmental education and lots of play and fun.  Camp activities will take place [...]

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