2009-06-11 / Front Page
Half Moon Returns to Hudson River
On the afternoon of Sunday, June 7, crowds gathered along Philipstown's Hudson shores, and waited. They waited for minutes, and then hours, to see the much anticipated River Day flotilla of ships, marking the anniversary of Henry Hudson's historic voyage. At last, around the Bear Mountain bend came sailing the long-awaited fleet of dignified, old fashioned tall ships.