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by Arvolyn Hill

Rhinebeck has been abuzz all week as farmers, 4H youth, livestock, crafters, singers, carnies and families from across the county trekked to the fair. Every August for six days thousands of people visit the town for...

Primary to decide NY Governor’s race

Andrew Cuomo’s future as governor of New York could start to unravel if he doesn’t win the Democratic Primary this coming September 9. He has to beat out Zephyr Teachout, a Fordham Law School professor who also wants...

by Arvolyn Hill

A “watershed” has two definitions. It is a geographical region that shares a common watercourse and links all life into a community of interdependence. Second, it is an event or idea that marks a historic change of...

by Arvolyn Hill

To prepare for my trip to Ghana it felt like I needed everything. I needed a backpack, a camera, sunglasses, comfortable sandals, a yellow fever vaccination, a hepatitis A and B shot, a visa, malaria medication, a...

by Arvolyn Hill

Varsity sports at Millbrook High School are well under way, but one early season practice produced a small ripple.   

Coach Sean Keenan scheduled the first official practice for the stroke of...

Music Preview

The Sherman Ensemble celebrates the three hundreth anniversary of Carl Philip Emanuel Bach, the fifth son of Johann Sebastian Bach,...

Nature Walk

To see Innisfree you need not arise and board a plane to Yeats country in ...