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THURSDAY, APRIL 10, 2014   
Vol 7.15   
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A jubilant crowd came out for last Sunday's Bloomingburg village swearing in ceremonies, held in Mamakating to accomodate the large crowds. A first meeting then took place in Bloomingburg Village Hall for the first time since last August on Monday night... after the locks were changed, we've been told. Photo by Chris Rowley
Bloomingburg Inches Towards
A New Age
But Does One Election Victory Now Mean A War?

BLOOMINGBURG – Amidst an atmosphere of celebration, the victorious candidates for the Rural Heritage Party were sworn into office as mayor, trustees and justice for the Village of Bloomingburg on the evening of Sunday, April 6.

The event was held at Mamakating Town Hall, due to the numbers expected... and the crowd indeed filled the hall where the new village officials were greeted with prolonged applause and cheers.   > MORE

Shell Games
State Budgets, Taxes Start To Shift About As Educators Worry
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Farm Hub Programs In Growth Spurt
Small Grains To Be Reintroduced
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A Festival About Liberation
The Deep Meaning Of The Passover Seder
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Cycling Up The Local Economy
Wawarsing Board Plans For Trail Successes
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A Letter to State Assemblyman Dov Hikind: Regarding The Orthodox Opposition To Catskill Casinos
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Let's All Help Out On Earth Day! - We Must Educate Those In Our Penal System - Believes Lamm's Words Are Vacant - Real Transparency Appears To Be Lacking Transparency - A Strong Voice For Upstate Concerns - Valley View Fiasco May Be Start Of A Trend - Portrays SAFE Act As Form Of Nazism - Fines Are Not Enough For General Motors - No, It Is NOT About The Children - School Funding Must Change! - Common Core Is NOT Honing Skills
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