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Vol 9.5   
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The effects of solar arrays on viewsheds is not only affecting homeowners, but entire towns and cherished landscapes including Wawarsing's scenic but underutilized Colony Farm lands linking the Catskills to the Shawangunks. Photos by Steve Aaron, Photoshop by Maria Reidelbach
Two Ways Of Seeing Our Future...
Solar Choices For Wawarsing's Colony Farm

WAWARSING – There is something timeless about gazing towards the Shawangunk Ridge while atop the Colony Farm property, says John Adams.

"You don't know what century it is," adds the spokesperson for Friends of Colony Farm, a grassroots organization Adams founded that's focused on preserving the once-active prison farm land on Route 209 in Wawarsing, and redeveloping it into an agricultural tourism park.  > MORE

Traffic Ahead?
Rail Trail Coalition Has A Slow Start...
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Everyone Has A Right To Vote
Yiddish Translators & A Monitor Assigned For Sullivan County
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When It's Cold Outside...
Empowering Ellenville Operates Warming Shelter, Takes On Running Of Localized Disease Registry
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Walking Words
The Rondout Reservoir Bully
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Heard Around Our Towns...
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The Truth About Hits - Some Regional Confusion With Eggs? - It's The State Who's Crippling Our Schools - A Thank You From The Food Pantry - What Is It With Weather Forecasters? - Ellenville Needs To Find Its Niche
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Sales Tax Talk: The Brouhahas Come Down To Fairness...
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