Topics include: Short Term Rental law; The new Ashokan Reservoir bridge; BDS, apartheid and occupation revisited; Grab for power by the village; and more.
“Staring me in the face when I got out of my car was a white Silverado truck plastered with symbols of hatred and racism — including multiple stars and bars, a “F*** Joe” sticker (with the F-bomb spelled out in full), and a stick-figure man engaging a stick-figure woman from behind while she grasped an ATV,” writes Charlotte Adamis of Kingston.
August is when the sky transitions from its least number of faint stars (in the spring) to its greatest number, from September through December.
“There have been two bicyclists killed by vehicles in the City of Kingston in the past two years. Yet the mayor and the City Council insist on going forward with the ridiculously dangerous bike lane on Broadway from People’s Place to the YMCA,” writes Ralph Mitchell of Kingston.
“I know any publication needs to weigh its responsibility to reflect what might be an unpopular opinion while it considers the dangers of anything resembling censorship, but Hudson Valley One has chosen to publish irresponsible, inaccurate, unproven misinformation that could very well endanger the health and even the lives of some of its readership,” writes Mark Rosen of Gardiner.
Topics include: Cyclists, pedestrians at risk; CCA and your electrical bill; Three cheers for Ben & Jerry’s; The danger of mistruths; and more.
One planet never disappoints. Through any telescope with more than 30x, Saturn elicits gasps. Oddly enough, photos of the ringed world do not pack the same punch. You have to see it for yourself.
Topics include: The Devil is in the details; Pete Seeger’s legacy at Kingston Town Hall; Local source for art supplies needed; Traffic wastes time, fuel; and more.
Topics include: Restore mask mandate; Protect Bluestone Wild Forest from development; Notice to all Social Security beneficiaries; Thanks fire department; and more.
Because of a promise I made to myself — inspired by the current polarized political climate, as well as Covid causing so much social separation — to reach out to people different than me.