For those who don't know, there apparently were roving vandals on Main St Monday night. They shot out our plate glass window at 544 Main St., and, from what I've heard, busted some car windows as well.
I and company owner were away on business when it happened--kudos to all the good people in Beacon who contacted us right away, police who helped contact building owner and got thing boarded up and secured in under two hours.
Can anyone recommend a good place to stargaze in or near Beacon?
Had an interesting 4th. Neighbors and I found a 2-feet rattlesnake in our back yard. Despite not being native here at all, it was coiled and rattling, so I'm pretty sure we were spot on with our identification.
We tried to pin/trap it, but it escaped under our deck. Police said they don't handle snakes (though they said they'll take a shot at it if it's out in the open). Will be trying to call animal control later. If they balk too does anyone have…Continue