Local News Stories in the Hudson Valley in July 2013

Unorthodox instruments, a local plant protector, and Dia:Beacon turns 10. PLUS: Where in the Hudson Valley contest, Commuter Corner travel column, and On the Town party pictures


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Accord Artist and Builder Ed Potokar Creates Unusual Instruments and Art

Sound off: An Ulster County creator shows off his one-of-a-kind instruments
By Jennifer Leba
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Hudson Valley Chalk Festival 2013

New Paltz hosts a unique art festival
By Rosemary O’Connor

By the Numbers and Fun Facts: Dia:Beacon Turns 10

The Beacon art museum celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2013
By Emma Roellke
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Hudson Valley Seed Library Offers Heirloom Seeds

Growth spurt: A seed library takes root in Accord
By Julie Chibarro
twisting timber where in the valley contest


Where in the Hudson Valley Contest: “Twisting Timber” Man Driftwood Sculpture

A giant statue pays tribute to Native American culture
By Danielle Ferrara
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Commuter Corner: Fourth of July 2013 Events in New York City

Let freedom ring in the city that never sleeps; PLUS: Independence Day gift ideas
By Rosemary O’Connor
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Event Photos and Party Pictures: On the Town (July 2013)

See who’s been out on the town in the Hudson Valley in our July 2013 gallery of party pictures and event photos

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