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I Witness: Phoenicia is Phriving

Mama’s Boy, a new cafe and market has just opened in the space behind the former Phoenicia Hotel, which burned down a couple of years ago. Mama’s Boy allows for...
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Some things from the weekend

This is why they call it Mountain Jam. Toots and the Maytals performing “54-46 Was My Number.” A treat to see them play live so many years after first hearing...
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Running for Art’s Sake

Sunday March 23rd I participated in the Fifth Annual Hudson River School Art Run, a 30-mile run (with occasional hiking), from Frederic Church’s landmark home Olana on the eastern side...
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Keep on Truckin’ America

The inaugural Truck America Festival rolled into the Catskills the first weekend of May – albeit with more of a whisper than a roar. The three-day event, held at the...
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I Witness: Powder Day

Yes, that is thigh-deep snow. Yes, this is the East Coast. Yes, that is Clair’s Way on Hunter Mountain with only one person on it. Yes, this was yesterday, a...
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All Hopped Up, Mambo Madness, Radio Radio and more…

“All Hopped Up and Ready To Go: Music from the Streets of New York 1927-77” received a full page critique in the New York Times Book Review yesterday. Though Ben...
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A Three Day Weekend Hit List

Our Rock Doc crew watches Anvil: The Story of Anvil. Who can’t love Lips? Penfold’s Koonunga Hill Shiraz- Cabernet. Sometimes the simple wines do just fine. Skiing at Hunter on...
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Maggie Estep, Alice Fantastic, Uma Thurman… and me?

Sunday November 29: Inquiring Mind Bookstore, Main Street, Saugerties MAGGIE ESTEP, TONY FLETCHER, JANA MARTIN, PETER AARON all reading from current and recent works. 4-6pm. Free. I’ve never met Maggie...
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