Playing water games can be a fun and effective way to beat the heat when summer temperatures start to rise. They are also a great way to keep kids busy and entertained!Not sure where to start? Never
Orangetown Historian to be Honored in Tappan
Christ Episcopal Church in Sparkill is pleased to present the Horatio N. Powers Award to Mary Cardenas, Director of the Orangetown Museum and Historian of the town of Orangetown, for he life's work in preserving our heritage, and in transforming Rockland County. The Powers Award will be presented to Ms. Cardenas on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the Old 76 House in Tappan, New York. The event will start at 6 PM with a coctail hour, dinner at 7, and a raffle at 9. Proceeds will go to the the Christ Church Building and Preservation Fund, established to provide money for sorely needed repairs to the 148 year old church building, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. For further information, go to www.christchurch-sparkill.org/award.html.
I have been a resident of Tappan for forty years, and still live in the 1860 Italianate Victorian house my wife Jean and I bought all those years ago. I have always been active in the community, inclu....