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Woodstock Times
Woodstock moves ahead with Community Center renovation

July 17, 2014 05:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Woodstock Town Board achieved a milestone nearly a decade in the making, approving financing for a $1.55 million renovation to the Mescal Hornbeck Community Center.
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Kingston Times
Bad form on forms?

July 18, 2014 02:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
City officials have rejected a Kingston Times Freedom of Information Act request seeking financial disclosure forms which, under the terms of the city's new ethics law, must be filled out by elected officials, appointees to city commissions and high-ranking municipal employees. But five officials who are supposed to report their financial interests under the law say they've never been given the forms or asked to fill them out.
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Almanac Weekly
Almanac Weekly's calendar of events (July 26-August 2)

July 16, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
How to get your event in Almanac Weekly’s calendar: If you’d like to submit information about an upcoming event for publication in our popular calendar of events, please e-mail a single-spaced, plain-text document file to Donna Keefe, our calendar manager, at Send the name of the event, time, date, location of event, a telephone number (for publication) and admission charge (specify if free). A brief description is helpful, too. Events are published in the newsp...
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New Paltz Times
New Paltz volunteer firefighters save fall Clydesdale

July 21, 2014 06:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
While others were enjoying Fourth of July barbecues and firework displays, members of the New Paltz Volunteer Fire Department spent more than five-and-a-half hours in the grueling heat attempting to rescue a fallen horse. A call came in at approximately 1:30 p.m. from a distraught horse-owner on Saddle Bred Lane in New Paltz that her beloved Clydesdale had fallen, cut its side open and could not get up from the concrete floor of the stable.
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Saugerties Times
Riverkeeper urges strict review of NYC reservoir releases

July 21, 2014 06:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The environmental group Riverkeeper is engaging Saugerties residents in a letter and email campaign to ask the state to require the strictest review possible for New York City’s discharges of muddy reservoir water into the Esopus Creek.
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