By Michael Turton

What’s the best thing about spring?

“My bee hives come alive. I’ll check them for the first time on Saturday.” ~Richard Butensky, Philipstown

“The sound of birds chirping in the morning — not any one bird, all of them together.” ~Sabrina Rose, Beacon

“The longer evenings, the increased daylight.” ~Tito Chatzis, Philipstown

Behind The Story

Type: News

News: Based on facts, either observed and verified directly by the reporter, or reported and verified from knowledgeable sources.

Turton, who has been a reporter for The Current since its founding in 2010, moved to Philipstown from his native Ontario in 1998. Location: Cold Spring. Languages: English. Area of expertise: Cold Spring government, features