News

  • On with the Show

    BY:Josh and Brent

    We’re very proud of the success of “The Fabulous Beekman Boys,” and have so enjoyed meeting all the new “neighbors” from all over the world that it has brought into our life. The show stands apart as one of the rare reality shows that captures a positive portrayal of small town America and good people […]

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  • The Chatter for June

    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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  • Spring in the Airwaves

    BY:Angela Rae Berg

    As spring scents tumble through the village of Sharon Springs, and new products are laid out in the mercantile in their perfect packaging, we felt it was the perfect time to bring some new aural treats into the shop for our visitors. The Mercantile playlist has grown quite lengthy over the past year. While it’s […]

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  • BANK

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Jim Grinches and Norm Phenix, the owners of 204 Main Bar & Bistro, are converting the village’s original bank into a gallery space that will feature rotating exhibitions that mine the incredible wealth of artistic talent in our area. The first show at BANK will open as part of Garden Party Festival on Memorial Day […]

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  • 2012 Garden Party

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Thinking of taking a drive for Memorial Day weekend?  Help our village Spring back to life at this year’s Garden Party Festival. In addition to the wonderful merchants throughout Sharon Springs, local craftspeople, artists, farmers and food purveyors from all over the Mohawk Valley, here’s a list of other events during the weekend to help […]

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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 small […]

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  • Grow with Us!

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Last year, we worked with Williams-Sonoma to create the World’s Largest “Community” Garden—10,000 people growing 10 of the same heirloom variety vegetables that we grow ourselves here on Beekman Farm.  (Click here to become a part of the online community) This year, the garden grows even larger!   We’ve created two new sets for the […]

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  • Star of Sharon

    BY:Josh and Brent

    The Sharon Springs Synagogue The first Jewish population arrived in America in the 17th century; since then, American Jews have been an important part of American identity and culture. Within the Jewish community in America, there have been some major divisions concerning religious beliefs and adherence to practices. Three large sub-divisions came out of American […]

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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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  • Farm 4 Sale

    BY:Josh and Brent

    The farm of your dreams. That’s what the real estate agent told us when showing Beekman Farm for the first time, but by then we had already been seduced. A house atop a hill, a statuesque barn and sweeping views unmarred in the 200 years since the cornerstone was placed… But we were not the […]

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