At Thanksgiving dinner, is the conversation always friendly?

“We talk about food and wine, but there’s no shortage of strong opinions.” ~Natalie Ely, Philipstown

“We always put the rules on the table, but by dessert, it gets political.” ~Walter Sierra, Beacon

“We’re happy to be together. It’s never been unfriendly in more than 25 years.” ~Jane Timm, Cold Spring

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