Thursday, July 26, 2012

7-26-12: history, dog war, night activities in new lebanon, waterfall in philmont

An article about an historic site in Columbia County.

"I’ve been passing by the highway exit for the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site, outside Albany, NY, for the better part of four decades, shuffling back and forth between family in western Pennsylvania and family in Maine. I keep saying, “I’m gonna stop there someday”—and this morning, Tuesday, July 24, I decided today would be the day."

More on the same.

Dog war continues.

Taste of the Hudson Valley event. A blog entry on the same.

Nocturnal animals at the New Lebanon library.

Vandals in New Lebanon.

Taconic stage... what is this site and what is this event?

Some DWIs around the area.

Hudson school library agenda?


  1. Lesser-known fact: Van Buren acquired Lindenwald in the 19th Century equivalent of a foreclosure/hardship sale from a former political rival.

  2. Thanks for that. I didn't know it.