Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Opening ceremony is approaching
From assistant sports editor Dan Pietrafesa
Poughkeepsie Journal sports writer Sean McMann has arrived at the media center for the 2007 Empire States Games and is preparing to cover tonight's opening ceremony at Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla at 7:30 p.m.
If you're going to tonight's ceremony, here are the directions courtesy of www.westchestergov.com/parks: Take Taconic Parkway south to Bronx River Parkway south to Kensico Dam Plaza. A short distance after passing the Valhalla Train Station, at next traffic light turn left and follow route to the huge open park on your left.
Check the Empire State Games blog, the Poughkeepsie Journal's Web site www.poughkeepsiejournal.com and the Poughkeepsie Journal each day for complete coverage of the Empire State Games.