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Woodstock Times
Obituary, Tom Wolf
August 25, 2014 06:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the true legends of the area’s night life, Tom Wolf, passed on this past week. A party in celebration of his life will be 5:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Saturday, September 6 at Keegan Ales in Kingston.
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Kingston Times
Danielle Guido joins the school board
August 22, 2014 08:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
It took a little over a week for the Kingston City School District’s Board of Education to officially bounce back after the sudden departure of Matthew McCoy, voting unanimously last week to appoint Danielle Guido to fill the vacant seat.
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Almanac Weekly
Bigfoot Researchers of the Hudson Valley host public meeting in Red Hook
August 25, 2014 06:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Imagine that you’re walking in the woods when suddenly you’re overcome by a skunky, sewery smell. Could it be your companion? Or could it be…Bigfoot? The legendary creature might not be your first suspect, but some local residents and Sasquatch enthusiasts insist that it’s a possibility, even a likelihood. “If you smell that, I guarantee you’ve got one close to you,” says Connie Imming, an active member of the Bigfoot Researchers of the Hudson Valley (BRHV).
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New Paltz Times
Dan Winfield cops swimming medal at Masters’ World Championships in Montreal
August 25, 2014 06:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’ve ever had the pleasure of meeting Dan Winfield, the 69-year-old swimmer/runner/biker, husband/father/grandfather community-minded man, then you would know what I mean when I say that “Age is just a number.” Winfield is New Paltz’s own Paul Newman: like a fine bottle of wine that only gets better with age.
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Saugerties Times
Most residents at hearing oppose noise ordinance
August 25, 2014 06:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Judging by the first public hearing, most Saugerties residents are not interested in the town setting hard and fast noise limits. About 50 attended the hearing at the Senior Center on Aug. 13. The proposed noise ordinance would cap acceptable noise levels at 72 dB from 7 a.m.–10 p.m. and 66 dB from 10 p.m.–7 a.m. Residents could apply for a variance if for any reason they expect to violate those limits. Violating the stated decibel level without permission would result in a “fine not to excee...
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