Livingston Manor’s Main Street bounces back

Businesses, citizens, cops rejuvenating hamlet
Barry Foster of Livingston Manor, who runs a baseball card shop, chats with Carolin Walter-Brown inside her home store, Willow and Brown on Main Street in Livingston Manor.Times Herald-Record/MICHELE HASKELL

Adam Bosch

LIVINGSTON MANOR — Boarded-up buildings have turned into vibrant mom-and-pop shops. Crumbling roadsides have been replaced by smooth sidewalks lined with streetlights, cherry trees and park benches. The shadowy corners where drug dealers loitered and sold cocaine are now well lit and safe for pedestrians.

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Catskill Park master plan revised

Catskill Park master plan revised

ALBANY – The Catskill Park State Land Master Plan, first developed in 1985, has been revised and the state wants public comment on it.

The plan classifies Forest Preserve lands in the park based on their physical character and capacity to accommodate human use based on four land classifications – wilderness, wild forest, intensive use and administration.

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Fly-Fishing: Conservation efforts focus on popular trout waters in region

Fly-Fishing: Conservation efforts focus on popular trout waters in region

Daily Gazette, Schenectady
Thursday, May 15, 2008

link is here:
http://www.dailygazette.com/news/2008/may/15/515_FlyFishing/

Down in the Catskills, the Hendrickson hatch is almost over. Up in the Adirondacks, it’s just getting under way. But it’s trout season all over New York, and if the good fishing hasn’t started yet on your

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