Independence Day 2012

By Jason Dole on Wednesday, Jul. 11, 2012 - 4:56 pm
Above: Mom's Supporting Troops carries its flag in Roscoe's Independence Day parade on Saturday. The community group includes parents of recent and actively serving military. All photos by Jason Dole. Call it “4th of July weekend, observed.” From... Read more
By Jason Dole on Friday, Jul. 6, 2012 - 11:56 am
Above: Fourth of July celebration in the Village of Liberty. Village police say “1,000 people or more, steady throughout the day” thronged Main Street for the street fair and parade. All photos by Jason Dole. When a town's name is synonymous with “Freedom... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Monday, Jul. 2, 2012 - 3:36 pm
Photo by mountain_man_ny_2 via the Watershed Post Flickr pool. It's here -- that big holiday week right in the middle of summer. We've put together a guide to the best Fourth of July festivities the Catskills has to offer: carnivals, parades, frog-racing... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Monday, Jul. 2, 2012 - 3:34 pm
People of Ulster County, are you tempted to set off illegal fireworks this week? Be warned: That plan didn't go so well for this watermelon. This morning, the Ulster County Law Enforcement Center hosted an explosive demonstration, shown in the 7-second... Read more
By Andrew Wyrich on Monday, Jul. 2, 2012 - 2:17 pm
By Andrew Wyrich on Monday, Jul. 2, 2012 - 2:09 pm
By Andrew Wyrich on Monday, Jul. 2, 2012 - 2:00 pm
By Andrea Girolamo on Monday, Jul. 2, 2012 - 1:16 pm
Above: Eagles aren't fans of fireworks and subjecting them to fireworks comes with a heavy fine. Photo by Flickr user Gerry Balding, used under Creative Commons license. The Sullivan County hamlet of Narrowsburg has canceled its July 4th fireworks, due to... Read more


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