Around Town (Photos)

THANK YOU — Beacon residents gathered at the city’s Memorial Building on Wednesday (Nov. 11) for a Veterans’ Day service to honor those who have served in the U.S. military. A ceremony also took place in Cold Spring. (Photo by Jeff Simms)

FIRETRUCK TOUR — Wendy Heintz and Jim Matero of the Garrison Volunteer Fire Co. visited St. Philip’s Nursery School on Nov. 5. (Photo by Ross Corsair)

BACK TO BEACON — Two Beacon High School graduates were recently hired by the district: Patrick Schetter teaches social studies at the high school and Catie Niebuhr-Oriani teaches math at Rombout Middle School. (Beacon Teachers’ Association)

GAME MAKER — Dylan Gunther, a senior at Haldane High School and aspiring Eagle Scout, added socially distanced playscapes to the district’s newly blacktopped playground. He also plans to expand the painted games and fitness activities. (Photo provided)

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