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by Stephen Kaye in News
Sun Mar 6th, 2016

County Executive Marc Molinaro is asking the County legislature to approve a $192 million bond issue to fund additions to the county jail and new offices for the Sheriff.  The...

by Antonia Shoumatoff in News
Sun Mar 6th, 2016

Pedro Torres of Silo Ridge told the Amenia Town Board Thursday, March 3, that he now has all permits [NYSDEC, DCDOH, NYSDOH and NYSDOT among others] and has all approvals...

by Antonia Shoumatoff in News
Sun Mar 6th, 2016

 “We are seeing a mass stupefaction of the electorate because it’s profitable for the companies who sponsor material that caters to the huge proliferation of false statements which are called...

by Stephen Kaye in News
Tue Mar 1st, 2016

The race for the 19th Congressional District heats up as both parties expect to have primaries on June 28 to choose who will be on the ballot for our two...

2,000 Acres targeted in NY and CT
by Antonia Shoumatoff in News
Sun Feb 28th, 2016

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service disclosed this week plans to protect 2,000 acres in a strategic conservation area that includes parts of Amenia, Dover and Sharon, Connecticut.  The targeted areas...

Amenia Upholds Its Zoning Laws
by Antonia Shoumatoff in News
Sat Feb 20th, 2016

During a grueling four-hour long meeting, dozens of Amenia citizens spoke out at a Town Board meeting  to protest a proposed composting application that is near their properties.  They were...

by Stephen Kaye in News
Wed Jan 27th, 2016

The Town of Washington tax bill that taxpayers are opening shows a rise of 22.7% over last year.  The town has offered an explanation in a statement that is on...

Tons of leaves and grass clippings from NYC and Westchester to be composted at the Route 22 site
by Antonia Shoumatoff in News
Mon Jan 25th, 2016

Yet another environmentally-significant application is now before the Town of Amenia --- this time it’s a solid waste composting operation off Route 22 near Route  343.  An environmental assessment form...

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