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  1. Kazumi Tanaka: Mother and Child ReunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Philly.com

    The Fabric Workshop and Museum presents new work by Artist-in-Residence Kazumi Tanaka, a Japanese-American sculptor based in Beacon, New York.

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  2. 'Kazumi Tanaka: Mother and Child Reunion' opens at the Fabric Workshop and MuseumRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Art Daily

    The Fabric Workshop and Museum presents new work by Artist-in-Residence Kazumi Tanaka, a Japanese-American sculptor based in Beacon, New York.

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  3. Police ID woman who fell to her death in CatskillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | 13WHAM

    ... She was the second woman to fall to her death from the falls this summer. Fifty-four-year-old Josephine Torlish of Beacon died after she fell 70 feet on June 29. Kaaterskill Falls attracts scores of hikers because it's a short hike with beautiful ...

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  4. Ex-mayor loved Beacon, boxingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    Vincent "Jim" Fredericks spent his life giving back to the city he loved. The Beacon native, who passed away on July 22 at the age of 89, served as Beacon's police commissioner and mayor and retired from the Beacon City School District as superintendent of building and grounds.

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  5. Newburgh Jazz Series is Still Going StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Hudson Valley Press

    ... Underground Railroad, assisting slaves in their treks from Orange County (Goshen/Chester/Newburgh) up to Dutchess (Beacon), it seemed only appropriate for Wright to slate the New York city-based Emancipation contingent into her Summer Jazz schedule. ...

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  6. Q&A with John CroninRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | The Journal News

    ... worth my time. I spent many days with him in 1973 as a volunteer working on an old river dock that needed repair in Beacon, NY. He worked on me as well and convinced me to volunteer for Clearwater. That turned into a paying job investigating ...

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  7. 8-bit master: Artist's Cubism-style draws inspiration from old video gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Digital Trends

    ... like the idea of creating something with a digital aesthetic that is totally handmade," says Lister, who's based in Beacon, N.Y., just north of New York City. While his art has that digital 8-bit quality to them, they are also based on the abstract ...

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  8. Eleven Complete Mount's Leadership Skills ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Hudson Valley Press

    Eleven Mount Saint Mary College pre-freshmen completed The Dyson Summer Leadership Institute, a comprehensive program designed to support the transition and persistence of first-year Mount students, on Friday, July 18. Students from Newburgh, Wappingers Falls, Lagrangeville, Mount Vernon, Olivebridge, Beacon, New York City and beyond participated ... (more)

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  9. Newburgh Jazz Series presents Tyrone Birkett & EmancipationRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... towns of Chester and Goshen to Newburgh. They were sometimes rowed across the Hudson from Newburgh to the vicinity of Beacon, and led from there across Dutchess County. For more information about this concert and other free community concerts, visit ...

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  10. Seeger tribute at Newport honors traditional folkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | The China Post

    ... Wein, who founded the Newport Jazz Festival in 1954, recalls visiting Seeger and his wife, Toshi, at their home in Beacon, New York, to talk about launching the folk festival. "Pete said, 'I'll do it if every artist gets the same money: US$50,'" ...

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  11. Chronogram to Host Full Moon Bocce Party in Beacon, NYRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Chronogram magazine, chronicling life in the Hudson Valley since 1993, continues its 2014 event season with a Full Moon Bocce Party on July 12 in Beacon.

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  12. Lazy man's trip to Hudson River villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | News Times

    Artwork from Bridgeport-based artist kHyal is on display in Gallery 66 NY in Cold Spring, N.Y. Photo: Contributed Photo If you go How to get there: Cold Spring, N.Y., is north of Peekskill and south of Beacon on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, accessible from Route 84 or Route 9, or from Metro North's Hudson Line.

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  13. Sharing stories and song at Seeger Fest July 18-21Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    Since the passings of icons, activists and Beacon residents Pete and Toshi Seeger, tributes have poured into the Hudson Valley from all over the world.

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  14. Slave music returns to Hudson Valley Underground Railroad routeRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Chronicle Newspaper

    ... towns of Chester and Goshen to Newburgh. They were sometimes rowed across the Hudson from Newburgh to the vicinity of Beacon, and led from there across Dutchess County. In Newburgh, they were often received and assisted by a musical African-American ...

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  15. Newburgh casino pitches $5M more in local benefitsRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Orange County in gambling tax revenue, according to a news release. The company signed agreements with Middletown and Beacon stating it would establish at least one hiring hall in each city for construction jobs, and another one for operational ...

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  16. Ahead of Seeger Fest, folk legend's modest will revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... Seeger Fest - including outdoor concerts in Lincoln Center and Central Park and a memorial service near his home in Beacon, N.Y. - are free. "It wouldn't be right to charge," said his grandson, Kitama Cahill-Jackson, 33, of Harlem, who has spent ...

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  17. Seeger Fest: A Time to Remember, a Time to CelebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... group," said Abigail's sister Lily Chapin. To honor that part of Seeger, there will be a singalong in his hometown of Beacon on Friday. One of the songs likely to be sung is Seeger's most famous, "Turn, Turn, Turn." It's also his grandson's ...

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  18. On KawaraRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Artforum Intl.

    ... Singapore; and the Power Plant, Toronto. A long-term installation of the artist's date paintings is located at Dia:Beacon in Beacon, New York, and a retrospective of the artist's work will be on view at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York ...

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  19. On KawaraRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Artforum Intl.

    ... Singapore; and the Power Plant, Toronto. A long-term installation of the artist's date paintings is located at Dia:Beacon in Beacon, New York, and a retrospective of the artist's work will be on view at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York ...

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  20. Newburgh-Beacon bridge walkway now closed until Labor DayRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... until Labor Day. The New York State Bridge Authority announced early last month that the walkway on the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge would be partially closed to pedestrians and bicyclists Monday through Friday because of ongoing repairs on the span that ...

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