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Stargazing – The Perseids Meteor Shower

The annual Perseids Meteor Shower, which runs from July 17 to August 24, is typically one of the best of the year, and can produce anywhere from 60 to 100 meteors an hour at its peak. Continue reading

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Columbia County Historical Society Chosen for Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program

The Columbia County Historical Society (CCHS), has been selected as a beneficiary of the Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program for the month of July, at its Valatie location — 2967 Route 9. Continue reading

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Chatham Art Scene, New Gallery Opening – Gallery@Chatham

There’s a new art gallery in Chatham village! The Gallery@Chatham, an extension of Gallery@Rhinebeck, is now open to the public at 34 Main Street in Chatham. Continue reading

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Final Days to Vote for Best Of Columbia County 2018

You only have a couple days left to vote for your favorite businesses in the Best of Columbia County competition.  Voting is open until May 31 at 6:01pm Eastern.   Continue reading

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NY’s Plan to Control Tick Population

New York state has a plan to control the tick population and combat tick-borne illnesses like Lyme disease. Governor Cuomo announced that the state will apply “eco-friendly” tick control treatments on public lands in the Southern Tier, the capital region and the Hudson Valley. Continue reading

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