Category Archives: Mount Pleasant Today

Supervisor Maybury Addressing Station Issues

A member of Mount Pleasant Today’s (MPT) train station committee met with town supervisor Joan Maybury last night to address commuter issues related to security, cleanliness and parking, among other things. Topics discussed included flooding in the Elwood lot and … Continue reading

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Mt. Pleasant Today Train Committee Sets New Goals

Fresh off its successful work in getting something useful installed in the old Hawthorne train station building, civic org Mount Pleasant Today’s train station committee is meeting March 26 to push some other goals. The committee is meeting at Jean Jacques … Continue reading

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The Trainjotting Endorsements Are In

County legislator hopeful John Nonna was at the Hawthorne train station this morningbecause, as any political strategist will tell you, Hawthorne makes or breaks local politicians (hello, Rob Astorino!). Nonna’s handbill says he was a U.S. Olympian in 1972 and … Continue reading

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Abbate: Give MPT Some Credit For Town Improvements

Town board hopeful Jane Abbate weighed in on Town Supervisor Joan Maybury’s comments on Trainjotting about how she’s improved quality of life in the town, and says maybe the civic org Mount Pleasant Today deserves some credit too. Abbate writes: … Continue reading

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Town Board Hopeful Abbate Wants More ‘Pleasant’ in Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant town board candidate Jane Abbate gets credit for being first to stick her campaign signs around Hawthorne station—a fitting locale, as the civic group that she’s a founding member of, Mount Pleasant Today, has made that corner of … Continue reading

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Train Delay Cafe, Delay

Here’s your Hawthorne train station coffee shop, slated for mid-summer grand opening, on the morning of August 25. The cafe-to-be was mentioned in a recent article on Mount Pleasant Today in Pleasantville’s Examiner paper. Owner Gerry Petraglia said the gutting … Continue reading

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Civic Group Pushes Town For Improvements to Hawthorne Station

The civic group Mount Pleasant Today is prodding town supervisor Joan Maybury to kick in some town fundage to fix the crummy brick facade and roof of the Hawthorne station building. The building is being renovated by one Gerry Petraglia, a construction … Continue reading

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