This Week's Welcome

Life has been so busy for weeks. I can't recall the last time we didn't have something to do every single day. Saturday I took a little time for myself (my New Year's Resolution) and had a massage. It was ...

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Welcome to Macaroni Kid Hopewell-WapFalls-Fishkill

Welcome to Macaroni Kid Hopewell-WapFalls-Fishkill

Proudly serving towns in Lower Dutchess including Hopewell Junction, Wappingers Falls, Fishkill, Beacon, Genham, Myers Corner, Hillside Lake, Stormville, Beekman, Poughquag, Pawling, Quaker Hill and more! WELCOME! Below are helpful ways to use your Website! First, Subscribe to receive the ...

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Event: Sesame Street Live! Make A New Friend

Event: Sesame Street Live! Make A New Friend

Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend” Takes the Stage in Poughkeepsie Friends Old & New Meet on Sesame Street at Mid-Hudson Civic Center This Spring No matter where you're from or where you've been, everyone is special - so ...

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Event: The Bikinis – at Westchester Dinner Theatre

Event: The Bikinis – at Westchester Dinner Theatre

You've heard of the Jersey Boys? Welcome the “Jersey Girls” to Westchester! It's the summer of 1964, and four inseparable friends form a girl group called The Bikinis, win a talent contest, and make it to the top! Now, many ...

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Marshmallow Snowmen

Marshmallow Snowmen

I just love themed parties! We had a Holiday party for the kids recently and I made a lot of themed food. These snowman were a hit with the kids, and they are easy to make. In fact, if we'd ...

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Suiting Up for Snow: Preschool Teachers' Top Tips

Suiting Up for Snow: Preschool Teachers' Top Tips

Getting kids out the door in winter is a lot of work! Finding hats and mittens on top of everything else we need to pack, arrange, and organize on our way out the door ... add on snow pants and ...

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Too Much Testing?

Does it seem like your kids are always taking some type of standardized test, or spending a fair amount of time preparing for one? If you shouted “YES”, you're on to something. A new study by the Council of the ...

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Giveaway:Family four pack to You Choice of Movie

Giveaway:Family four pack to You Choice of Movie

click here for NOW PLAYING Split Jan 20 After three teenage girls are abducted by a strange man they begin to meet all of his 24 personalities. But can they use them to aid in their escape? Stars James McAvoy, ...

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Cat of the Week:July

Cat of the Week:July

July is a 7 year old kitty who is shy and sweet. She was adopted from MHAA several years ago but sadly her owner passed away. She hopes to find another loving home. Mid Hudson Animal Aid, located at 54 ...

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Guide: Birthday Party Guide

Guide: Birthday Party Guide

Planning your child's birthday party is both fun and a lot of work. So we've reached out to several local businesses that have provided us with a summary of their birthday party offerings. Some have even extended exclusive discounts to ...

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Guide: Discount Guide Business Listings

Guide: Discount Guide Business Listings

What It Is:The Discount Card is an embossed business card identifying you as a Discount Card holder. The back even has a Tipping Guide! If you would like this free card, please complete THIS FORM with your name and physical ...

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Guide: Pre-School, School, and Daycare Guide

Guide: Pre-School, School, and Daycare Guide

We know how daunting it is to pick places for your child, especially when you are left googling for names or hoping the mom you recently met has good recommendations. We've reached out to several local businesses that provided us ...

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Guide: Library Guide

Guide: Library Guide

Gone are the days when every town had a library perfect for its community. Now due to funding issues, our libraries are dwindling in numbers. We still have some fantastic ones within our communities, however, and they have great, free ...

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Guides: Parks and Playgrounds

Guides: Parks and Playgrounds

Welcome to our Parks and Playgrounds Guide for the Putnam and Dutchess areas! Click through on the county names to see detailed information on each park, including location and details on what can be found there (such as playgrounds, hiking ...

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