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At the Westerly Library & Wilcox Park: Books to mark the year’s halfway point

As of July 2, I’m excited to say that we are officially halfway through the year! And what a doozy of a year it has been. There’s not much in the way of “good news” to reminisce on from 2022, so, instead, let’s focus on some of the fabulous books and movies that have helped […]

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Entertainment

Review: The history of Yellowstone, our greatest national park

In this captivating book centered around the creation of Yellowstone National Park, Megan Kate Nelson provides a story of consolation for many, but of desolation for too many more. She juxtaposes the growing awareness by 19th-century Euro-Americans of Yellowstone’s mysterious beauty and awesome geology against the tensions, injustices and atrocities perpetrated in the United States […]

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Travel

New business park proposed near Thruway Exit 27 – The Daily Gazette

TOWN OF FLORIDA — Winstanley Enterprises has proposed a new business park on roughly 500 acres along Route 30 in the town of Florida. The developer is seeking to establish a Planned Unit Development which would require rezoning the land to permit the proposed use. The Planning Board will hold a public hearing on the […]

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Businesses in Island Park still healing from Yellowstone Flooding – Local News 8

ISLAND PARK, Idaho (KIFI)- Yellowstone National Park is once again open to the public, but businesses in the gateway communities are still struggling to recover from the closure last month. Still, many busienss owners in Island Park remain optimistic for the future. Richard Turpin is the general manager of the Sawtelle Mountain Resort. He says […]

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Exploring Tittenhurst Park: John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ house

(Credit: Far Out / Alamy) Travel Sun 3rd Jul 2022 19.00 BST If you’re looking for a visual representation of how drastically John Lennon’s life changed, you’re best off comparing two photographs. The first is of the Beatle standing in front of his pebble-dashed childhood home on Menlove Avenue, Liverpool, with his aunt Mimi. The […]

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Health

This week at Sullivan County libraries (July 3-9)

The Sullivan County Public Library has five locations to serve the community. Visit www.scpltn.org for details. LIBRARY NEWS • The new website is up and running. Check it out at www.scpltn.org to find information, links and resources. • We are halfway through our Summer Reading Program, but there’s still time to sign up and participate. […]

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Automotive

Disabled drivers hit out at ‘lazy’ and ‘selfish’ motorists who park in disabled bays

Drivers suffering from disabilities have raged online over other abled motorists who occupy disabled bays and make life difficult for those who need them the most. Some said that they often struggle to get out of their vehicles because of others misusing the bays. Several drivers in Surrey have spoken out about their experiences. One […]

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Video: Park employee housing swept into river in Gardiner

Posted at 9:05 PM, Jun 13, 2022 and last updated 2022-06-15 12:35:55-04 A building housing Yellowstone National Park workers in Gardiner was captured on video falling into the raging Yellowstone River Monday. The video was captured by videographer Deby Dixon and posted on her Facebook page. Watch the video below: Copyright 2022 Scripps Media, Inc. […]

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An Amazing Diorama of a Hot Spring at Yellowstone National Park Hides A Spooky Surprise

 The Morning Glory Pool at Yellowstone is one of the many highlights of the national park and an artist who goes by the name Boylei Hobby Time created a diorama of the hot spring and he added some surprise to the deepest part of the springs. Watch the video above to see how he […]

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Yellowstone River flooding is a 1 in 500-year event, USGS says; National Park to partly reopen

HELENA, Mont. — The devastating flooding that occurred along the Yellowstone River this week constitutes a 1 in 500-year event, according to a US Geological Survey (USGS) news release. Unprecedented rain and rapid snowmelt in recent days have caused rivers in parts of Montana, Wyoming, and Idaho to burst their banks, swallowing bridges and sweeping […]