Artist Garin Baker (garinbakerart.com) who's works include complex compositions to simple figure studies in painterly realism, combined with an expressive nature reminiscent of the Hudson River School, will be offering Painting People, Plein Air Painting, and Head Studies in Oils at Mill Street Loft ARTS at Scenic Hudson's RIver Center in Beacon. Garin has…Continue
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Results from Beacon's First Electronics Recycling Collection
I know there is a planned development there. Is it underway? They have started tearing down the buildings.
So it hit me that one of my favorite clothing designers, 'e ko logic, is in Troy NY, and that Beaconites should know about her/them if you don't already (and get on their newsletter for sales):
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The T.O.D. is dead as a door knob: neither the city of Beacon nor the M.T.A. see eye-to-eye on the issue:
City officials have proposed temporarily putting on hold the acceptance and review of land-use applications…
You've seen her postings here on the Beacon Citizen, and here she is on A Little Beacon Blog: Sweet Mama's is Soul Food in the Raw
This September 2011 there will be Tri City book signing tour of New York City,Newburgh and Beacon for the release of "The Mystery of the Magical Cucumber Tree" which will be available at Amazon.com through thier Create Space Publishing. The book will also be available on Kindle.Look for the details they will be anounced very soon!
When you purchase the book you will be supporting childrens educational programs for horticulture & environmental sustainability in Beacon and…Continue
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Hi everyone, There is a nice article in this months August issue of People Magazine article about Richie Cabo and the 9/11 Tree. This September the 9/11 Memorial Museum will be opening to the public and the 9/11 Survivor Tree will be one of the symbols of survival and examples of how New York and America was able to bounce back after the World Trade attacks. Many People do not know this but again in 2010 the 9/11 Survivor Callery Pear Tree was once again ripped out of the ground during a…Continue
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Does anyone know of any good natural swim spots that are NOT in the Hudson and are free? My wife and I just moved to Beacon a couple of years ago and don't know the area too well.
Hi Beacon Citizens , We now have 52 members in our group and have had many wonderful events at the garden and nursery. We're looking amazing. Come and visit us at the University Settlement Camp.To join the Friends of Sargent and Downing Gardens & Nursery Group, please go to Richiecabohorticulturist.com and on the friends page tab you can fill out the form . Then we will have you on our email list and can keep you informed of everything we are working on.For more info you can call Richie…Continue
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Just past this rack of womens winter vests at Mountain Tops for 50% off. Check it out!
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We are looking for vendors to sign up for this Sunday or upcoming Sunday's.
We had the best visitor turn out last weekend!
Please pass the word along to anyone you know! Come and yard sale! Clean out the attic!
Consider coming and vending to a ready-made crowd that loves clean-out, house-hold, vintage, retro,…Continue
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