Thursday Jul 17
New York park unveiling $1.1M renovation project
The state Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is showcasing the $1.1 million in improvements made at the Copake Falls section of Taconic State Park in the Columbia County town of Copake, on the Massachusetts border 40 miles southeast of Albany.
Wall Street Journal
Time to Prepare Your Yard for Spring
Fall is in the air-which means leaves will soon be on the ground in the colder states, and cooler, drier air is blowing into the South and West.
2-4 p.m. Oct. 6. A free presentation by gardener and author Margaret Roach, who will discuss her new book "The Backyard Parables," in which she describes the deeper life lessons that she has learned from working on her own garden in Copake Falls.
Copake colliers come out of the woods
Once they ignited the stack of carefully placed, 4-foot pieces of wood, the collier and his helper traded off, monitoring as many as a half dozen outdoor hearths for about two weeks.