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    Over the Moon

    BY:Josh and Brent

        One of the most enduring and recognizable images in cinema is of a boy named Elliot riding a bicycle, pedaling so fast that he soars into the sky—aided by a certain extraterrestrial and some movie magic. Steven Spielberg is one of the most popular directors of all time because he captures on the […]

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    If the Hall Could Talk

    BY:Dr. Brent

      The “flagship” in naval terms was the lead ship in a fleet of vessels, typically the first, largest, fastest, most heavily armed, or best known and usually carried the admiral’s flag. The building that is now the home of the flagship Beekman 1802 Mercantile is an integral part of Main Street in Sharon Springs. […]

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    2013 Garden Party Festival

    BY:Josh and Brent

    4th Annual Garden Party Festival—June 1 & 2, 2013   In addition to the wonderful merchants throughout Sharon Springs, join over 100 local craftspeople, artists, farmers and food purveyors from all over the Mohawk Valley and greater New York State, here’s a list of other events during the weekend to help you plan your trip: […]

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    The Chatter for May

    BY:Josh and Brent

      We’ve lobbied really hard for Garrison Keillor to give up life in Lake Wobegone and move to Sharon Springs, but thus far he has not answered our letters or returned our calls. Sharon Springs has beautiful people and above-average children, too, so on to Plan B. What is a small town village without a […]

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    The Sauce That Could Change Things

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Our new “Mortgage Lifter Heirloom Tomato Pasta Sauce” does more than taste good. It does good.

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    BY:Dr. Brent

      When I was a child almost every Sunday’s paper would have a small advertisement in the classifieds showing an old photograph of someone. The caption read:  “Lordy, lordy look who’s 40”.  I don’t know what I found so captivating about this bit of hometown humor. Perhaps it was trying to figure out what 40 […]

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    Beneath the Pale

    BY:Dr. Brent

      I would like to blame it on the blinding whiteness of winter.  A time when the rolling landscape of Sharon Springs is covered for months by snow. But as much as we like to think we make the time to lay witness to all the wonders that Beekman Farm reveals to us, we evidently […]

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    Feast of Forage

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Saturday, June 1, 6pm When The American Hotel started hosting the Harvest Feast as part of the first Sharon Springs Harvest Festival, we had no idea it would turn into its own “institution” –which now sells out three consecutive nights each year.  It has become a real focal point of the festival and a true […]

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    Leave ‘em Laughing

    BY:Josh and Brent

        For all of you who love seeing The Fabulous Beekman Boys, we thought we’d point out this little blooper reel.  Feel free to laugh at us any time you need to.      

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    The Chatter for April

    BY:Josh and Brent

    We’ve lobbied really hard for Garrison Keillor to give up life in Lake Wobegone and move to Sharon Springs, but thus far he has not answered our letters or returned our calls. Sharon Springs has beautiful people and above-average children, too, so on to Plan B. What is a small town village without a small […]

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