Category Archives: Capital District

Healthy living helps restore Sharon Springs


Healthy living helps restore Sharon Springs Indomitable spirits are reviving the resort culture of Sharon Springs, in Schoharie County. Long known for its magnesium water, iron-rich water, sulfur water and bluestone water for healing the eyes, Sharon Springs is taking … Continue reading

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Monticello Raceway & Concord Casino Planned $600 Million Catskill Resort


 Monticello Raceway & Concord Casino Planned $600 Million Catskill Resort An artist’s sketch shows a view of the proposed casino resort plan                                     for the former Concord site. Developers say plans are in place and they vow to open the first … Continue reading

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CBS: New York State to allow fracking


(CBS News) The method of extracting natural gas from deep in the earth known as “fracking” has dramatically changed the U.S. energy industry, but as more wells are drilled, protests have continued. The latest flashpoint is New York State, which … Continue reading

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New York state’s emerging solar industry.


At Barber Brothers Dairy Farm near Saratoga, NY, Kevin Bailey sees the potential for New York state’s emergent solar industry. Bailey is owner of High Peaks Solar, a Troy company that installs solar electric systems. Although government subsidies for solar-electric installations … Continue reading

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