Spring Arrived with “Showers to Flowers”

While the northeast had predictions of snow, wind, and hail for the weekend, it held off on Saturday April 2, for the Hospice annual spring gala with mild temperatures! Ron and Jill Barton and Barton Chevrolet Cadillac, long-time Hospice supporters, were honored at the gala Read More

10th Annual Forestburgh 5K Race/Walk

The tenth annual Forestburgh 5K Race/Walk will be held on Saturday, August 20, 2016, at 8:30 AM at Lake Joseph (off Route 42) in Forestburgh, to benefit Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties, Inc. The race, run on a paved and unpaved course, is certified by Read More

The Ride of Her Life

Amazing Grace Martin lived a full life of giving and always doing for others. For a lady who had little herself, she always looked to help others. Grace continued her goods deeds and continued to live up to the motto, “I lived my life and Read More

A Memoir of a Life Well Lived

Mitzi Gerris was a patient at the Kaplan Family Hospice Residence in Newburgh, NY.  It was when her health declined rapidly that a creative and thoughtful mission emerged. Mitzi was a newly self-published author of a book she began writing 55 years ago titled A Read More

Celebrating an Artist’s Work and Wish

Written by Janice Valentino with Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties, Inc.  Caroline Prieur Schulz-Chechen is a name that I will not too soon forget. Nor will the world, if her husband Najim Chechen has his way, nor the many art students she taught and Read More