Friday, September 20, 2019

CROTON HARMON VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY HOMECOMING WIN

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CONGRATS TO CROTON HARMON'S VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY TEAM---HOMECOMING WIN 1-0 OVER WALTER PANAS--see more at  https://www.facebook.com/CrotonHarmonBooster/photos/a.286924178017637/2606132962763402/?type=3&theater

A TASTE OF FALL--A'LA PUMPKIN! AND MORE...HAS ARRIVED AT DUNKIN DONUTS.

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A TASTE OF FALL--A'LA PUMPKIN! & MORE....HAS ARRIVED AT DUNKIN DONUTS. (STARTED 8/21!)

Dunkin’s full fall lineup features new Cinnamon Sugar Pumpkin Signature Latte, returning favorite Pumpkin Flavored Coffees and new Apple Cider Donut and MUNCHKINS® donut hole treats.....

AMAZING PUMPKIN MUFFINS TOO!

HOW DO I LOCATE WHO IS IN CHARGE OF A FACEBOOK PAGE

For those who have asked: HOW DO I LOCATE WHO IS IN CHARGE OF A FACEBOOK PAGE--Go to the home page, look for ADMINISTRATOR; then send them a "private message" via the MESSAGE button if you don't have their regular email.   Also fyi, this blog does not have a facebook page.

FALL FOLIAGE SEASON 2019, FOR THE LEAF PEEPERS!

Fall foliage season--Where the leave are changing now...

Let the leaf peeping begin.  New York state launched its annual fall foliage forecast this week, with the news that, not surprisingly, the first signs of spectacular autumn colors have begun to appear.....READ MORE HERE, COURTESY OF THE POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL.


YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY THESE ADDITIONAL LINKS:

----A VERY "VINTAGE" CROTON AUTUMN 1929-2016 https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2019/09/a-very-vintage-croton-autumn-1929-2016.html

----YOUR EVERYTHING CROTON ANNUAL APPLE PICKING GUIDE https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2019/09/time-for-everything-croton-apple_1.html


---2019 SCARECROW CONTEST INFO AND PAST CONTEST PHOTOS TOO  https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2019/09/that-time-of-year-details-about-3rd.html

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REMINDER: FALL HYDRANT FLUSHING HAS BEGUN

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The Village of Croton-on-Hudson Water Department will begin the semi-annual hydrant-flushing program on September 16, 2019. Flushing will be performed Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. The flushing program is expected to take four weeks to complete. MORE AT https://www.crotononhudson-ny.gov/home/news/hydrant-flushing-program-–-fall-2019

REMEMBERING RICHARD DIX

Who died this date in 1949....Richard Dix (born Ernst Carlton Brimmer, July 18, 1893 – September 20, 1949) was an American motion picture actor who achieved popularity in both silent and sound film. His standard on-screen image was that of the rugged and stalwart hero.He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for his lead role in the Best Picture-winning epic, Cimarron (1931). (Click on the photo for the 1928 film, MORAN OF THE MARINES).  READ MORE ABOUT DIX HERE

YOU MAY ALSO HAVE AN INTEREST IN....A LITTLE SILENT FILM HISTORY: THE CROTON CONNECTION; CLICK HERE.

THIS WEEKEND'S HAPPENINGS AT 3RD UNIVERSE!

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THIS WEEKEND AT 3RD UNIVERSE! FRIDAY NIGHT MAGIC, BOARD GAME NIGHT, WARHAMMER, POKEMON CHALLENGE, LEAGUE PLAY, TOURNAMENT AND SO MUCH MORE. SEE THE FULL ROSTER OF WEEKEND EVENTS AT https://www.facebook.com/pg/3rdUniverse/events/

CONGRATULATIONS STEVE LYNCH & THANK YOU MIRACLE HOME IMPROVEMENTS AND GAF

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Great news!   Miracle Home Improvement and GAF installers chose Croton's own, Steve Lynch as the winner for their 2019 "Roof for Troops" campaign! Click on the photo.

Steve is retiring from the military after 38+ years this month. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force after graduating from Hendrick Hudson High School. Afterwards, he joined the New York Air National Guard, the New York Army National Guard, and the US Army Reserve. During his time in the military, his assigned unit provided support for Operation Urgent Fury (Grenada) and many other missions through the years. He has been on missions and has trained throughout the world. Steve has served as the Company Commander of 133rd Maintenance Company located in Peekskill. His unit was called to active duty in 2004 to help support Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom. Most recently with the US Army Reserves, Steve oversees the Selective Service System Draft Board protocol for all of New York City and Long Island. His military service winding down and he will soon be officially retired having served since 1981. 

Steve and his wife and three children live at 101 Oneida Ave. Make sure to swing by to check out that new roof which will be installed in a few weeks!    

Congratulations Steve and enjoy that new roof courtesy of Miracle Home Improvement and GAF

Miracle Home Improvements is located at 2010 Albany Post Road in Croton. (914) 271-9119.  Their services range from roofing, siding, windows, doors, decks, gutters and skylight. For more information about Miracle, click here.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

CROTON LIONS ETAL. HELP BAG HUNGER AT CROTON'S SHOPRITE

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CROTON LIONS ETAL. HELP BAG HUNGER AT CROTON'S SHOPRITE https://www.facebook.com/ShopRite.Croton/photos/pcb.2587200984677642/2587197741344633/?type=3&theater

PHOTOS FROM TEMPLE ISRAEL'S STEAKS, SCOTCH AND CIGARS NIGHT 2019

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PHOTOS FROM TEMPLE ISRAEL'S STEAKS, SCOTCH AND CIGARS NIGHT 2019:  https://www.tinw.org/2019-tinw-events.html#

PUMPKIN CREME BRULEE AT FRATELLI'S TRATTORIA

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TIS THE SEASON FOR PUMPKIN CREME BRULEE AT FRATELLI'S TRATTORIA; click here

TOWN OF CORTLANDT RECREATION YOUTH ART & SWIM PROGRAMS

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Town of Cortlandt Recreation Youth Art & Swim Programs

CLICK ON THE FLYER.  http://www.townofcortlandt.com/documents/brochures/recreation_brochure.pdf

HOMECOMING WEEK CONTINUES

Thru the 21st---more at https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2019/09/homecoming-week-sept-16th-sept-21st.html

SOME ITEMS IN THE NEWS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED

--Stepinac Football, Rumble on the Raritan; more here

--Volleyball Note Book, Hendrick Hudson seeks 15th Section 1 Title in 19 years; more here

--WSJ important Editorial: "The Assault on the Supreme Court. The revival of smears against Kavanaugh is part of a campaign." More here.
 
--Dumpster Diving and more to save the planet, Meet the Climate Revolutionaries https://phys.org/news/2019-09-solar-panels-vegan-diets-flights.html

--NBC, CONFESS your climate sins! More here.

--Trudeau won't say if he will resign over brownface scandal; more here

--NY POST--Successful rescue, overturned cargo ship; the US Coast Guard announced the final rescue in a tweet Monday evening and shared video footage of the final man, shirtless and strapped to ropes from rescuers, being pulled to safety. READ MORE HERE.

--THE DESSERTIST IS IN THE NEWS AGAIN--PART OF THE "EATING FOR ORANGE" INITIATIVE; MORE HERE. 

--9/22 ROTARY CAR SHOW! DON'T MISS THE GAZETTE SUPPLEMENT, FREE, AT YOUR LOCAL NEWSTANDS--AND FOR MORE ABOUT THE CAR SHOW, GO TO  https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2019/08/reminder-2019-croton-rotary-auto-show_29.html

--UPDATED, TERRORIST SCOUTED NYC LOCATIONS; Naturalized citizen was Hezbollah member since '96. A New Jersey man has spent the past 22 years training with and scouting terror-attack locations for Hezbollah, and provided the group with intelligence on the Port Authority, Grand Central Terminal, the New York Stock Exchange and the city’s two airports, according to a new federal indictment against him. https://nypost.com/2019/09/19/hezbollah-terrorist-scouted-nyc-area-locations-feds/