Friday, January 20, 2017

TOWN OF CORTLANDT PUBLIC FORUM, INDIAN POINT

CROTON HARMON TRACK STARS IN THE NEWS

Croton-Harmon High School is celebrating three track stars who earned All-League titles by winning their events at this year's New York Section 1 League 3A Championship: George Zakharov in the Pole Vault, Tatiana Zakharov in the High Jump, and JacksonThorne in the 55-meter Dash. READ MORE HERE http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/01/prweb13986840.htm

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ANNUAL SCOUT BLESSING @ HOLY NAME OF MARY 2/5/17

Welcome to Everything Croton, a collection of all things Croton--our history, our homes, our issues, our businesses, our schools--in short, EVERYTHING CROTON. 

Holy Name of Mary will hold its annual Scout Sunday and Blessing on 2/5/17 at the 10:45 mass (please come in uniform.)

Click on the link to see photos from the 2014 Blessing: http://bit.ly/2iRHPdk 

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MORE FABULOUS VINTAGE WEBSITES, FINDS, ETC. FROM EVERYTHING CROTON

Always worth a second and third look--and close-ups too--of Angela G's collection of vintage (and a few new) putz houses. Click on the photos below. They're followed by an outstanding "paper label" made in Japan putz house from Pete...and stay tuned for tips on how to store your houses post Christmas....

Remembering Suzanne Pleshette http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/01/remembering-suzanne-pleshette.html 

TRAIN TIME! MARX Set #25235 http://toyconnect.blogspot.com/2017/01/train-time-marx-set-25235.html 

PUTZ HOUSE REPLACEMENT FENCES https://www.cardboardchristmas.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=1221 

AN OUTSTANDING COLLECTION OF VINTAGE VALENTINE'S http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/01/vintage-valentines.html  

1950 TRICKS WITH SCOTCH TAPE! http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/01/1950-tricks-with-scotch-tape.html 
 

PTA PRINCIPAL'S COFFEE

Welcome to Everything Croton--a collection of all things Croton, our history, our homes, our issues, our houses of worship--in short, EVERYTHING CROTON.

From the CET PTA COMMUNITY FB PAGE: PTA PRINCIPAL'S COFFEE - CLICK ON THE FLYER - As the teaching of mathematics has changed since the adoption of the Common Core Learning Standards, join us for our next PTA Principal’s Coffee on January 31st at 9:30 am to find out what it is that children are expected to know and be able to do in the area of mathematics, and how those skills and concepts are being taught. You will also have the opportunity to see the types of questions and problems that are on the 3rd and 4th Grade New York State Mathematics Test that is administered each spring. http://bit.ly/2jTq9zQ

Thursday, January 19, 2017

WESTFAIR ONLINE: HOW WILL INDIAN POINT'S CLOSING AFFECT THE HOUSING MARKET

When Laura Holdgrafer and her husband, Doug, began searching for their first home in 2014, they set their sights on Westchester County because of its proximity to her work in New York City. But after months of searching, the couple was forced to expand their search farther away from Laura’s family home on Long Island.  “We quickly realized that as mid-20-year-old professionals, we could only afford northern Westchester,” Laura Holdgrafer said. READ MORE HERE http://westfaironline.com/85111/how-will-indian-points-closing-affect-the-housing-market/

WRESTLING FINAL, LEAGUE WIN

Wrestling final: Croton-Harmon 47 Irvington 42. Nice league win. https://www.facebook.com/Croton-Harmon-Booster-Club-134825979894125/

REMEMBERING SUZANNE PLESHETTE...

Who died this date in 2008...Suzanne Pleshette (January 31, 1937 – January 19, 2008) was an American actress and voice actress.

After beginning her career in the theatre, she began appearing in films in the late 1950s and later appeared in prominent films such as Rome Adventure (1962) and Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (1963). She later appeared in various television productions, often in guest roles and played Emily Hartley on The Bob Newhart Show from 1972 until 1978, receiving several Emmy Award nominations for her work. She continued acting until 2004, four years before her death.  READ more here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suzanne_Pleshette