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Andy Brown's News Feed (10)

New Vet on Main Street

Has anyone used the new vet on Main Street yet?  Thinking about taking my dog there. 

Added by Andy Brown on January 23, 2013 at 10:26am — 6 Comments

Key Food Parking Lot

What's going on at the Key Food parking lot?  They repainted the parking spaces and moved them back a way from the sidewalk.  Was hoping there was a plan to plant a nice screen there.  

Added by Andy Brown on November 25, 2012 at 1:07pm — 5 Comments

Freelancer's Union / Health Insurance

I thought I would share this link with all the self-employed people in Beacon.  I just joined and switched my health insurance over to the Freelancer's Union.

Added by Andy Brown on November 23, 2011 at 1:23pm — No Comments

What's going on Madame Brett Park?

I know there is a planned development there.  Is it underway?  They have started tearing down the buildings. 





Added by Andy Brown on July 28, 2011 at 9:30am — 16 Comments

Found some keys while out walking. Anybody recognize them?

Added by Andy Brown on October 23, 2010 at 12:03pm — No Comments

Camping in Beacon covered in Washington Post article.

Camping in New York: Not so rough

By Andrea Sachs

Washington Post Staff Writer

Friday, September 10, 2010; 11:22 AM

Sitting around the crackling fire in a Hudson Valley campsite, I proudly surveyed my forested domain from the throne of a canvas chair. My tent was perfectly assembled and moodily lit by a hanging lantern. On the two-burner gas stove, the cheese was melting on a veggie burger, while a hash of peas and corn heated up in a pot. A sweet potato slowly… Continue

Added by Andy Brown on September 15, 2010 at 9:30am — 6 Comments

Pinball is illegal in Beacon. Arcade my close. See CNN report.

Thanks to James Watkins for bringing this to our attention on another post.

Is the City of Beacon just going to let this guy go out of business? That's crazy. Does the major or somebody have the authority to not enforce the law until it is rewritten? Let the Mayor and City Council know you are all for legalized pinball playing!…


Added by Andy Brown on August 7, 2010 at 3:29pm — 42 Comments

Scenic Hudson to Begin Constructing Park on Beacon's Waterfront

Link to story below:

There will be no public access to Long Dock after August 2 for 10 to 12 months. : (

Added by Andy Brown on July 26, 2010 at 10:36pm — 1 Comment

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