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Woodstock Times
Local drug problems aired in forum

November 19, 2015 05:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In the wake of two local drug-related deaths in recent months, about 70 people gathered at the Woodstock town hall on November 16 to discuss how the community can address the problem of widespread drug abuse in the region. Raw pain came through as parents expressed grief, worry, and the desire to wake the community up to the gravity of the problem, while former addicts movingly described the challenges of recovery.
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Kingston Times
Public will get input on Midtown shooting range proposal
November 20, 2015 04:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The public will get a chance on Dec. 14 to offer their opinions on a proposal to convert an old doctor’s office at 90 Prince St. in Midtown Kingston into an indoor shooting range.
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Almanac Weekly
Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (Nov. 26-Dec 5)

October 22, 2014 07:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 256 256 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
Underground Coffee & Ales opens in Highland

November 23, 2015 06:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The high ceilings of 74 Vineyard Avenue in Highland makes the hamlet's new beer and coffee shop feel spacious, counterbalancing the gleaming, dark finish of the floor, walls and bar. Outside, a cluster of boys suck down their hot chocolates around the table, while inside, the vibe is calm with a sense of cheery bustle. While much of the recent election had to do with how the Town of Lloyd and its hamlet of Highland be developed, Erin and Jeremy Intonti were quietly opening just the kind of bu...
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Saugerties Times
Student science on display in Saugerties

November 23, 2015 06:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
This has been a remarkable fall for the attention paid to solar power on the local level. Solarize Saugerties has come to town offering a great way for homeowners and small businesses to install panels and get significant reductions in their electric bills while helping to fight carbon overload in the process. In addition, new state policies are opening doors to even wider applications of solar.
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