HONORS FOR GARRISON STUDENTS — Nine students who attended the Garrison School were among the 30 students inducted on Nov. 20 into the National Honor Society at James I. O’Neill High School in Highland Falls. In the front row, from left, are Henry Heckert, Solana McKee, Rex Young (president), McKenzie Clark, Madison Clark (secretary) and Garrison School Principal Alex Levine. In the back row are Isaac Walker, Benjamin Higbee, Gaetano Cervone and Adam Sharifi. (Photo provided)

LANDSCAPES — The Towne Crier Cafe in Beacon has mounted an exhibit of paintings by Rick Gedney of Philipstown that will be on display from Second Saturday (Dec. 8) through January. (Photo provided)

ART THAT MOVES — The Ramps at Memorial Park group is raising funds for its Beacon skate park by selling $60 custom boards with images by local artists. Shown above is the “Croc” board by Melissa Schlobohm and the “Dummy Light” board by Erica Hauser; a “Boom!” board by MC Wolfman is also available. See ridebeacon.bigcartel.com. (Images provided)

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