September 19, 2013
Safe Harbors of the Hudson, an innovative and award winning non-profit in the City of Newburgh, will be celebrating its 7th annual gala, Thursday, September 19. This year, we are thrilled to be honoring Safe Harbors Founder and Executive Director Tricia Haggerty Wenz as Newburgh’s 2013 Cornerstone of the Community. We will be celebrating Tricia’s incredible impact on the community and the success and growth of her inspired project, Safe Harbors’ Cornerstone Residence, Ann Street Gallery and Ritz Theater. We are especially excited to be hosting this special event in a new venue…the Newburgh Brewing Company located in the heart of the City’s historic downtown.
more details will be coming soon…
Safe Harbors of the Hudson, a large scale redevelopment project in the City of Newburgh which combines housing and the arts, will be hosting monthly informational tours. The next scheduled tour will be held on Tuesday, June 11 at 9 am.
Safe Harbors, whose mission is transforming lives and building communities through housing and the arts, purchased the old Hotel Newburgh in 2002 and turned the blighted eyesore into the Cornerstone Residence. Named Supportive Housing Network of New York’s “Residence of the Year” in 2007, the Cornerstone is home to 128 adults including the formerly homeless, veterans, those living with mental health diagnoses, artist and low income working adults in need of affordable housing. The project also includes the Ann Street Gallery, a contemporary arts venue, and the Ritz Theater Lobby, live performing arts space.
The tours will highlight how Safe Harbors transformative supportive housing, award-winning contemporary art gallery and performing arts theater is instrumental to the revitalization of downtown Newburgh. All attendees will be entered in a drawing to win free tickets to an upcoming concert at the Ritz!
Tours, which will last approximately one hour, will be held monthly on a rotating basis, the second Tuesday at 9am followed by the second Thursday at 4pm. The 2013 tour schedule follows:
June 11 – 9am
July 11 – 4pm
August 13 – 9am
September 12 – 4pm
October 8 – 9am
November 14 – 4pm
December 10 – 9am
For more information on Safe Harbors of the Hudson, call (845) 562-6940, email
Newburgh Enlarged City School District
The Newburgh Enlarged City School District’s Fine and Performing Arts Department and Safe Harbors of the Hudson present the 2013 All District Art Show at the Ritz Theater. The art show runs through May 31, and artwork can be viewed every day from 9 AM – 5 PM.
The art show presents the work of over 200 students from Balmville Elementary School, Fostertown School, Gardnertown School, Heritage Middle School, Horizons-on-the-Hudson, Meadow Hill Elementary School, Vails Gate High Tech Magnet School, Temple Hill Academy and South Middle School.
Safe Harbors is proud to host the art show and help showcase young, local talent. Safe Harbors, whose mission is transforming lives and building communities through housing and the arts, purchased the old Hotel Newburgh in 2002 and turned the blighted eyesore into the Cornerstone Residence. Named Supportive Housing Network of New York’s “Residence of the Year” in 2007, the Cornerstone is home to 128 adults including the formerly homeless, veterans, those living with mental health diagnoses, artists and low income working adults in need of affordable housing. The project also includes the Ann Street Gallery, a contemporary arts venue, and the Ritz Theater Lobby, a live performing arts space.
Congratulations to all of our Off-Broadway Run winners and finishers! We hope to see you all at next year’s race!
Download OVERALL RACE RESULTS here.
photos from the day, coming soon!
Thank you to our wonderful sponsors:
Mid Hudson Times
Lynn Warren Landscaping
Thomas Hazard Renovations
Koch Group & Company, LLP
Mobile Life Support Services
American Felt & Filter Co.
School Aid Specialists
Independent Living, Inc.
Laser & Cosmetic Surgery Specialists, PC
Leo’s Restaurant and Pizzeria
Rank & Smith CPA’s PC
B&M Homestyle Catering
Dabrusin Auto Parts, Inc.
Dr. John O’Brien, DDS
Drake, Loeb, Heller, Kennedy,
Gogerty, Gaba & Rodd PLLC
F.E.A.S.T. at Round Hill
Galati Pools & Spas
Heights Lumber Center, Inc.
John Poggioli, Attorney
Liberty Locksmith of
Loughran’s Irish Pub
New York Life
Newburgh Auto Spa
Newburgh Sharks Swim Club
Nick, Luke, Jack, Sodie & Milo
Pizzeria Mr. Cris
Rider, Weiner & Frankel, P.C.
Sally’s Fish Market
Taco Hombre – Warwick, NY
The Silverstone Family
The Vinyl Resting Place
Toshiba Business Solutions
William A Smith & Son, Inc.
Zafar Produce Inc.
Pre and Post Race Stretch Clinic
with certified yoga instructor Juliana Marchesano from Monroe Yoga and TaiChi
10-20 min. yoga stretch intervals
10-15 min. yoga stretch intervals
and continuing until 10:30 am as runners cross the finish line