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1 week ago
100 YEARS AGO - In 1920, Henry Holt publishes Edmund Rostand’s 1897 play CYRANO DE BERGERAC about the 17th Century dramatist. A new copyright was based on revised notes and a new vocabulary. SHADOWLAND Cinema Online will present the film with Jose Ferrer on TOMORROW at 7pm! https://t.co/wfIPatmTUf MtnScenicByway photo
1 week ago
Finally, a definitive answer to the question "Is #UlsterCounty actually paradise?" @UploadOnPrime imagines @Mohonk Mountain House as a virtual Valhalla in the afterlife—a fitting use of our magnificent castle in the Catskills. 😎 Read more here: https://t.co/e6FaK1ZCoB #Mohonk https://t.co/OzSnoJjs1h MtnScenicByway photo
1 week ago
Please remember to recreate responsibly this weekend: choose trails close to home, keep at least 6 ft of distance between you and others, avoid busy trailheads and direct contact with other people, and stay home if you are feeling unwell. #responsibleoutdoors https://t.co/BwNpeg9cW0 MtnScenicByway photo
1 week ago
The power of gratitude cannot be overstated, whether it's in the form of a handwritten note, a care package, or a social media post. Take time out of your day to thank an essential worker—it will mean the world to them. #ThankYou ❤️ 📸 : IG user @catskillwagyu #UlsterCounty https://t.co/dfqvEB3RdO MtnScenicByway photo
2 weeks ago
⚠️Minnewaska & Sam’s Point are experiencing extensive congestion on nice days and are subject to intermittent closures. Please respect neighbors and surrounding communities, do not park on adjacent roadway shoulders. Stony Kill & Foordmore areas are closed until further notice https://t.co/v7uF1ciS5R MtnScenicByway photo