September 14, 2008, Daily Freeman: Belleayre ski center backers rally against cuts

Belleayre ski center backers rally against cuts
Joe Kelly, chairman of the Coalition to Save Belleayre, speaks during Saturday's meeting at the ski center in Highmount.
Joe Kelly, chairman of the Coalition to Save Belleayre, speaks during Saturday’s meeting at the ski center in Highmount.

HIGHMOUNT – Local residents, business owners and employees of the Belleayre Mountain Ski Center turned out in droves at the state-owned facility Saturday morning to rally against Belleayre budget cuts that many say would threaten their livelihood.

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September 13, 2008: Albany Times Union, Official leaf-peepers behind state updates on fall hues

Eye on changing landscape
Official leaf-peepers behind state updates on fall hues
 
By SHARON HONG, Staff writer
First published: Saturday, September 13, 2008
GRAFTON — Frances May keeps one eye on the road and the other on the trees while driving to work each day this time of year.

It’s been her fall custom for 14 years to take note of the leaves around Grafton Lakes State Park, where she works as a park and recreation aide.

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August 6, 2008 NYC demands drilling ban


 
   
   
 
 
 
   
   
   
   
   
 

NYC demands drilling ban

Toxic gas may taint city’s water
 
By ABRAHM LUSTGARTEN, ProPublica, Special to the Times Union
First published: Wednesday, August 6, 2008

 

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