Tuesday, December 12, 2017

2 LEARN TO PLAY EVENTS @ 3RD UNIVERSE THIS WEEKEND

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

AT 3RD UNIVERSE THIS WEEKEND: Come by this weekend for our two Learn-to-Play events!

--Saturday at 7:00PM Learn to Play Warhammer 40k!
https://www.facebook.com/events/2000709136873644/

--Sunday at 1PM Learn to Play D&D or Starfinder!
https://www.facebook.com/events/871414443036898/

FOR LOCAL HORSE LOVERS

For local horse lovers--a real treat--Holidays with the Horses at SkyBlueStables.com

Click on the flyer for all the details.

Thru 12/23--SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS---MEET SANTA---PONY, HORSE AND CARRIAGE RIDES---4 to 7 p.m.

http://skybluestables.com/

HAPPY HANUKKAH CROTON

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HAPPY HANUKKAH CROTON - First candle tonight. Last candle 12/20. For more....including how to donate to Temple Israel's Hanukkah-Thon, the upcoming free Josh Nelson community concert, AND VINTAGE TEMPLE ISRAEL too, click on the link:  http://bit.ly/2z39UtC

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS, MONDAY'S SCORES, THIS WEEK'S SCHEDULE, INCLUDES MAYCLIM TOURNEY

Thru Wednesday, courtesy of LOHUD http://www.lohud.com/story/sports/high-school/2017/12/11/high-school-sports-mondays-varsity-scores-and-schedule/933412001/

MAYCLIM INFO COURTESY OF THE CROTON HARMON BOOSTER CLUB  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0c4bafaa28a5f58-mayclim

NEWS FROM WISHBOOKWEB

News from our friend at Wishbook Web---the vintage Christmas catalog archive: Happy Holidays 2017 and the official return of Sears’ iconic Wishbook!!! Posted on November 2, 2017 by Jason

Hello WishbookWeb community! As we move past Halloween we are in prime “Wishbook” season. This is the first holiday season for the relaunched version of WishbookWeb and so we are extra excited about it. I hope this season is one that will prompt you to enjoy the WishbookWeb resource and that the site will help bring more joy and spirit to your holidays. It’s also my pleasure to share some pretty big news! Many of you may not have heard but Sears has resurrected their beloved Wishbook! It’s true! READ AND SEE MORE HERE http://www.wishbookweb.com/uncategorized/happy-holidays-2017-and-the-official-return-of-sears-iconic-wishbook/


AND SPEAKING OF OLD CHRISTMAS CATALOGS, SOME ADDITIONAL LINKS YOU MAY ENJOY:
--1959 STANHOME CHRISTMAS CATALOG http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2015/11/the-1959-stanhome-christmas-catalog.html 
--AND MORE CATALOGS http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2015/08/more-of-vintage-christmas-catalogs-we.html

TOP THREE 2017 SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL ARTICLES AT EVERYTHING CROTON

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

TIME FOR THE ANNUAL "TOP", "MOST READ" LISTS AT EVERYTHING CROTON...


AND NOW...THE TOP THREE 2017 SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL ARTICLES @ EVERYTHING CROTON:

#1 HAMLET, THE 1983 PRODUCTION  http://bit.ly/2kAWfnQ

#2 BRIGADOON, 1983 PRODUCTION http://bit.ly/2kZnrK7

#3 MORE FESTIVAL, 1970 http://bit.ly/2pTG6LL

AND CLOSE BEHIND, FRED GWYNNE AND THE FESTIVAL CONNECTION, 1967 http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/03/fred-gwynne-croton-shakespeare-festival.html

Monday, December 11, 2017

YOUR CREDIT CARD INFO AND THE THRUWAY AUTHORITY

AUDIT shows Thruway isn't properly protecting credit card info. LoHud: http://www.lohud.com/story/news/local/new-york/2017/12/11/audit-credit-card-info-stored-thruway-authority-isnt-properly-protect-protect-credit-card-informatio/938073001/

1933 CHRISTMAS @ ASBURY

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AND NOW A SNIPPET FROM DECEMBER 1933 AND ASBURY METHODIST: CHURCH WOMEN AT CROTON HOLD CHRISTMAS PARTY.

CLICK ON THE PHOTO.

ST. AUGUSTINE'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH ADVENT & CHRISTMAS SCHEDULE 2017

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ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS SCHEDULE 2017 AT. ST. AUGUSTINE'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH...

CLICK ON THE ANNOUNCEMENT.....

YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY THIS BLAST FROM ST. AUGUSTINE'S CHRISTMAS PAST...

THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR FIRST SERVICE AT ST. AUGUSTINE'S - 12/3/53 - courtesy of the outstanding archives at The Croton Historical Society.

Click on the article.

For more about St. A's, visit: 

stacroton.org/

or their FB page  facebook.com/StAsCroton/

EXPLOSION REPORTED AT TIMES SQUARE--UPDATED, SUICIDE BOMBER, ISIS

A suicide bomber set off a device at the Port Authority bus terminal Monday morning, law enforcement sources said. The suspected bomber – who had wires attached to him – was armed with a pipe bomb and a battery pack, sources said. The man — a 27-year-old Brooklyn man identified by high ranking police sources as Akayed Ullah....MORE HERE WITH VIDEO http://nyp.st/2C3XS2C

UPDATED NBC MORE ON THE BOMBER, ENTERED COUNTRY IN 2011 https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/akayed-ullah-nyc-explosion-suspect-identified-27-year-old-brooklyn-n828361

WPIX http://pix11.com/2017/12/11/akayed-ullah-what-we-know-about-suspected-subway-bomber/ 

REMINDER: 12/15 CAROLING, OUR SAVIOUR LUTHERAN 2017

Reminder--Christmas Caroling--an OUR SAVIOUR tradition!

Please join us for caroling in the neighborhood near the church on Friday, December 15 starting at 6:45 pm. In addition to singers, we'd like as many musicians as possible. Afterwards we will return to the parish hall for cookies and hot chocolate.

All are welcome–bring your friends.  

More of Our Saviour's Advent and Christmas 2017 Schedule here

http://bit.ly/2AaqllK

CINNAMON AND CHOCOLATE AND SUSAN OH MY...

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Yes...they're good any time of the year but especially on colder days....Baked by Susan's locally famous CINNAMON BUNS!  (Click on the photo!!!) And don't forget to order your BUCHE NOEL FOR THE HOLIDAYS http://bit.ly/2Av6kdW

TOP THREE 2017 ADVENTURES AMONGST THE DUCKS

CONTINUING the tradition at Everything Croton and for lovers of all things mid-century modern, including vintage Christmas:

Your Top 3 Favorite posts from 2017's OUR ADVENTURES AMONGST THE DUCKS here at Everything Croton...


Click on the links:

#1 DEEP FLASHBACK, THE RAMONES, THE QUEENS DINER AND MORE  http://bit.ly/2C0Py3w

#2 ROB, MONICA, THE 1969 METS, AND CINCO DE MAYO WEEKEND http://bit.ly/2z18XlB

#3 ROB AND MONICA ARE BACK  http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/03/rob-monica-are-back.html

SOFT SERVE HEAVEN AND MORE AT CROTON CARVEL

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

FOR FANS OF SOFT SERVE ICE CREAM---CROTON CARVEL NOW HAS 8 ( EIGHT ) SOFT SERVE FLAVORS: CHOCOLATE--VANILLA--MINT--COFFEE--STRAWBERRY--LOW FAT VANILLA--PISTACHIO--AND THAT WINTER FAVORITE, NUTELLA!

AND SEASONAL HOLIDAY CAKES TOO https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100013016077483

FOR MORE ABOUT CROTON CARVEL ON HUDSON, owned by Croton residents Sal and Dana Alessi, visit http://bit.ly/2n5SDvs