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Clarkstown Daily Voice serves Bardonia, Congers, Nanuet, New City, Upper Nyack, Valley Cottage & West Nyack

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    serves Blauvelt, Grand View-on-Hudson, Orangeburg, Palisades, Pearl River, Piermont, South Nyack, Sparkill & Tappan

Susan Deeks

Community Advisor

Susan Deeks is the executive director of the Historical Society of Rockland County, a position she has held since September 2013. She came to the HSRC with more than two decades of experience developing compelling programming for historic sites and museums, including the Hermitage Museum in Bergen County, NJ, and Ringwood State Park/Long Pond Ironworks State Park in Passaic County, NJ. Ms. Deeks holds a master’s degree in history from William Paterson University, with a specialization in American studies, and a bachelor's degree from SUNY Binghamton. She is a native of the Lower Hudson Valley and grew up in Orangetown.

Susan Deeks's Contributions

  1. Students Share Historic Pride For Rockland County At Annual Conference

    Students Share Historic Pride For Rockland County At Annual Conference

    SUFFERN, N.Y. -- Art, shops, schools, prominent figures -- all through the lens of Rockland County's history. That's what high school students shared at Wednesday's 4th Annual Rockland County High School Local History Conference at SUNY Rockland Community College.Prominent local figures including Rockland County Executive Ed Day, Rockland County Legislator Michael Grant, Sheriff Lou ...

  2. Rockland County Historians Awarded At Dinner

    Rockland County Historians Awarded At Dinner

    ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- The Historical Society of Rockland County will hold the 2016 Annual Dinner March 6 at The View on the Hudson in Piermont. Guests will enjoy a cocktail hour, award presentations and entertainment by the Army Air Forces Historical Association Squadronaires USO Troupe. The following are award recipients:Lifetime Service Award: Marianne B. Leese, Senior Historian of ...

  3. Rockland Students To Open Window Into County's History

    Rockland Students To Open Window Into County's History

    NEW CITY, N.Y. -- Local high school students will open a window into Rockland’s past at an upcoming conference sponsored by the county’s historical society.The annual gathering, set for March 2, will be held at SUNY Rockland Community College’s campus in Suffern, and will bring together history students, their advisers, and Social Studies Department chairpeople from schools all over ...

  4. Take Candlelight Tour Of Historic Jacob Blauvelt House In New City

    Take Candlelight Tour Of Historic Jacob Blauvelt House In New City

    NEW CITY, N.Y. -- There will be Holiday Candlelight Tours of the Jacob Blauvelt House in New City on upcoming Sundays, Dec. 13, 20, and 27, and Jan. 10; at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m, with seasonal decorations by Katelyn Triola of John Mini Distinctive Landscapes.The Jacob Blauvelt House was built in 1832. Its gambrel roof, overhanging eaves, and compact size reflect the style of the rapidly ...

  5. Raggedy Ann Exhibit Comes To Rockland County Historical Society In New City

    Raggedy Ann Exhibit Comes To Rockland County Historical Society In New City

    NEW CITY, N.Y. -- The Historical Society of Rockland County (HSRC) in New City celebrates Raggedy Ann in "Lasting Legacies 1915: The 40th Annual Holiday Exhibition."It runs from Dec. 9-Jan. 17. It will be on Wednesdays-Fridays and Sundays, from noon-4 p.m., and feature a celebration of Raggedy Ann's 100th anniversary, along with "A 1915 Congers Christmas" showing ...

  6. Annual Fund Drive Supports Rockland County Historical Programs

    Annual Fund Drive Supports Rockland County Historical Programs

    ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- The Historical Society of Rockland County Annual Appeal is under way.The fundraiser supports HSRC programs such as the "Half-Century of Rockland History" exhibition, lectures and events; bus trips and walking tours countywide; the monthly "Crossroads of Rockland History" radio program on WRCR 1700 AM; and quarterly South of the Mountains ...

  7. Susan Deeks Joins Clarkstown Daily Voice As Community Advisor

    Susan Deeks Joins Clarkstown Daily Voice As Community Advisor

    CLARKSTOWN, N.Y. -- Susan Deeks, executive director of the Historical Society of Rockland County, is one of Daily Voice's community advisors for its Clarkstown site.Community advisors provide Daily Voice with tips for local news and events.Deeks has been executive director since September 2013. She came to the HSRC with more than two decades of experience developing compelling ...

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