A sketch in the premiere episode of this season’s Saturday Night Live took aim at our region’s most well-known autumnal activity for day-trippers: pick-your-own apples. The format is a television commercial hosted by two sisters (Aidy Bryant and Kate McKinnon), the owners of “Chickham’s Apple Farm,” which is “located in the part of New York State that has confederate flags” where “for just $45, you can bring home $10 worth of apples.”
There’s nothing quite like a cool mountain swimming hole when the mercury hits triple digits.
Not everyone agrees that the old post office, the demolition of which still rankles Kingston preservationists, should be honored in a planned Midtown park. “Everybody has a right to their own memories,” said one dissident artist.