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5 months ago
On World Environment Day — global responsibility and a proper inner environment within each of us will contribute to the conservation and protection of our common mother, the Earth, ensuring the survival of life as we know it, in all its diversity, beauty and sustainability.
5 months 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
5 months 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
5 months 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
5 months 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
5 months 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