Hiking book name: "50 Hikes in the Lower Hudson Valley, Second Edition (2008)" by Stella Green and H. Neil Zimmerman; The Countryman Press, Woodstock, Vt., $16
TIMES HERALD RECORD: May 19, 2008
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 Crumbling roadsides have been replaced by smooth sidewalks lined with streetlights, cherry trees and park benches.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.