Village, DEC Ponder Best Way to Deal with Coal Tar Mess

Village, DEC Ponder Best Way to Deal with Coal Tar Mess

An industrial process that illuminated 19th-century homes now casts a frightening shadow over the Hudson Riverfront as Cold Spring confronts coal tar — the dangerous residue left behind by a factory that turned coal into fuel for gaslights.

HV Shakespeare Festival Presents: Troilus + Cressida

HV Shakespeare Festival Presents: Troilus + Cressida

Troilus and Cressida is one of Shakespeare’s less performed works and may be so because it does not fall neatly into the usual categories of tragedy, comedy and history, but contains a little of each.

Educators Enriched by Hudson River

Educators Enriched by Hudson River

    Landing by Zodiac boat on the shores of Denning’s Point in Beacon, NY, the River Summer 2010  team of teachers, led by Margie Turrin of Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, gathered at Beacon Institute’s Center for Environmental Innovation and Education (CEIE) earlier this week. A project of the Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & […]