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All roads lead to Albany; county legislators debate gas drilling support

Like other communities considering the issue of gas drilling, the Town of Highland would like to protect its town roads if drilling activity becomes intense. The town has been working with seven other towns over the past two years to create road-use agreements that would cover damage to town roads caused not only by trucks related to gas drilling, but any trucks that heavily use town roads.  Read more

Beginning/survival Spanish classes

June 28, 2011

8-wk. course 2x/wk. on Tues. & Wed. at The Literacy Center, 5:30-7:30pm, $128. RSVP: 845/794-0017.

Poster contest awards ceremony

April 29, 2011

Recovery Center's 17th Annual Alcohol, Tobacco, Gambling & Drug Abuse poster contest winners will be announced at the Gov't Center, 1pm. 845/794-8080, ext. 117.

Senior Legislative Action Committee meeting

April 29, 2011

"How Advocacy Matters" by Michael Burgess & report by Sandy Shaddock in the Gov't Center legislative hearing room, 10am.

Tai Chi Chuan

April 23, 2011 - December 31, 2011

Chinese exercise system at Ted Stroebele Community Recreation Center, Mon. & Sat., 12noon. 845/794-6847.

Mahjong for beginners

April 27, 2011

Learn mahjong basics at E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.

Walk MS 2011

April 30, 2011

Benefits National Multiple Sclerosis Society & MS research at Blue Horizon Diner, check-in 8am, walk 9:30am. RSVP: 212/463-9791.

Essay discussion: 'A Modest Proposal'

April 26, 2011

Essay by Jonathan Swift will be discussed at E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.

Arbor-Earth Day festival

April 29, 2011

School club & environmentally-friendly exhibitors, activities & crafts in the high school auditorium, 4-8pm, free (donations accepted). 845/794-8840.

Millennium money management; debate continues on pipeline corporation’s tax breaks

Back in 2006, when officials decided to grant tax abatements to the Millennium Pipeline Company, the company agreed that as a way to help the affected communities it would commit $100,000 a year for 10 years to spur economic development.  Read more

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