by Carola Lott

 donation of $2,500 from the proceeds of the Millbrook Horse Trials was presented to the Pine Plains Community Food Locker (PPCFL) by Louise Meryman, president of the MHT. The money will provide more than a month’s worth of supplies to support families in need of food or other help. 

PPCFL volunteers visit as many as 40 local families every month to provide assistance. While...

by Arvolyn Hill

TMI Intern 

November 6, 2014

On Sunday the Millbrook varsity girl’s volleyball team lost to their rival, Spackenkill, 25-16, 25-19, 28-26 in the Class C section finals. The game took place at SUNY New Paltz, where the two teams faced off in an intense match. 

Leading up to the game Millbrook had won against Burke Catholic, Dover, and Wallkill each by 3-0, proving...

by Arvolyn Hill

November 6, 2014

The Town of Washington Park parking lot in Mabbetsville bustled with bundled up parents and uniformed children whose cleats clattered on the pavement. 

It’s a chilly first day of the month but the last day of  Washington’s recreation soccer program. Since the beginning of September over 200 kids from the town and village and surrounding areas gathered...

by Carola Lott

November 6, 2014

The annual Millbrook Pony Club Hunter Pace, dedicated to the memory of longtime Millbrook equestrian Barbara Meyer, drew 65 teams for a Sunday ride over the rolling hills of Woody and Saida Baxt’s Beckenrah Farm in Ancramdale. 

Each team had two or three riders, many from the Millbrook Hunt. The youngsters were mostly in the Hilltopper Division that went...

Recent Field Hockeyt Games

The Past weeks have been busy for Field Hockey with two games against Mizzentop and two against Rumsey. DDS has kept their undefeated season with the following scores in those games.  

Mizzentop 1-1 (Tie)  - Friday October 10th

Rumsey 4-2 (Win) - Thursday October 16th

Rumsey  1-0 (Win in Overtime) - Wednesday October 22nd...

October 27, 2014

Dutchess Day Varsity Soccer 2   Steiner 1

Match played at Steiner School, Gt. Barrington on Wednesday October 22nd, 2014

by Carola Lott

October 23, 2014

There is something magical in the bond between little girls and their ponies. Seldom, however, is the bond quite as magical as the one four-year-old Kaitlin Linck, known to her family as KK, has established with her pony, Sweet Potato Pie. This summer the pair has been winning most of the classes they have entered in major horse shows along the East Coast.  ...