Category Archives: Sidewalks

A Few Words With Joan Maybury

Mount Pleasant Town Supervisor Joan Maybury took a short break from managing the town to dish with Trainjotting on her (almost) first two years as supervisor, what’s next on her agenda, and which New York sports icon she sees as … 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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The Great 2009 SuperSoaker: My Thumbs Are Numbs

It was, quite simply, my worst schlep to Hawthorne Station after over three years in this racket. The morning’s weather was a peculiar hodgepodge of what the cheery weather folk call “wintry mix” and what can only be described as … Continue reading

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Sidewalk. Or Dog Run?

I do not hate dogs. I love dogs. I love animals.   Actually, I grew up with a dog—Chipper, a spaniel mix that loved to wrestle and hated to be bathed—as well as two cats. (Just for the record, I … Continue reading

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