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MILLERTON — With the coming of autumn, it’s a perfect time for crafters of all varieties to start to plan new projects, which means it’s also a great time to think about creating something special for the  NorthEast-Millerton Library Holiday Craft Fair.

Library Director Rhiannon Leo-Jameson notes that because the event features only hand crafted items donated for the sale, no commercial vendors need be paid, so every cent that comes in contributes to the support of the library and its myriad of programs. 

The fair also provides a second way to...

Millerton

Local Buddhist sanctuary offers spiritual retreat

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MILLERTON — Buddhafield, the Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Millerton, will host a two-day retreat entitled “The Path of Fulfillment” on Saturday, July 23, and Sunday, July 24.
The retreat will be taught by His Eminence Shyalpa Rinpoche and will include Dzogchen teachings and meditation.
Rinpoche was born in a Tibetan refugee camp and began his Buddhist training at the age of 4. He has founded several organizations that benefit Tibetan refugee children, preserve Tibetan Buddhist teachings and promote meditation and Buddhist education for future generations.

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Health talk July28

MILLERTON — The Dutchess County Division of Aging Services will hold a program entitled Sodium & Hydration talk for Seniors on Thursday, July 28, at 11:30 a.m. at the Millerton Senior Friendship Center in the Village Hall on Dutchess Avenue. The lecture will be given by Patricia Brown. Reservations are required and can be made by calling any Aging Services center.

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Tattoo and piercing parlor opens in Millerton

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MILLERTON — Talisman Studios, which specializes in tattooing and piercing, has made its new home in the Thompson Plaza on Route 44, above the North East Athletic Club.
Two tattoo artists work in the shop.
Rob Romancik has been tattooing for roughly a dozen years. His style is very versatile and often utilizes intricate shading. He said his favorite style to work in is fantasy.
Jason Sherman has been working his craft for three years and specializes in Celtic and tribal designs.

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NickBee’s expands its services

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MILLERTON — NickBee’s Eco Store has expanded its services to include laser jet printer repair.
Toby Boyce, a technician at the popular store, has been trained and certified to fix HP laser jet printers, install maintenance kits and perform routine upkeep. Boyce is also able to work on other laser jet printer brands including Canon, Lexmark and Xerox.
The shop is owned by businesswoman Nicola Russell; the business has been operating for two years come August.
NickBee’s decided to offer this service after many customers asked about printer repair services.

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Local scout soars

Millerton resident Andrew Schultz participated in a Boy Scout Court of Honor ceremony on Thursday, July 14, which resulted in him being recognized as an Eagle Scout, the highest rank of scout in the organization. It is estimated that only 5 percent of Boy Scouts become Eagle Scouts.

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Building codes strengthened

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NORTH EAST — The Town Board discussed the proposed Local Law No. 4 of 2011, which seeks to deal with the intricacies of building code administration and enforcement. Attorney to the Town Warren Replansky was on hand to discuss the matter. The board is looking to update its enforcement procedures and how it operates within the parameters of its current zoning codes.

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Millerton artist’s exhibit gets to the core of things

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MILLERTON — The setting couldn’t be any more picturesque for the upcoming exhibit of artist Mark Liebergall’s work, which will be held the weekend of July 16 and 17 at the home of Henry and Alison Stolzman. The Stolzmans live at what was once the Millerton Apple Orchard on Skunk’s Misery Road in Millerton; Henry Stolzman is an architect and designed the home that itself is a showpiece encased in glass.

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Talk of the Towne moves shoppe

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MILLERTON — The Talk of the Towne Deli has moved a bit closer to the center of downtown Millerton.
The deli has moved from its previous location in the Thompson Plaza (in the same building as the North East Athletic Club) to the Lotus Building (in the lot adjacent to McDonald’s).
The new space is not only more convenient and prominent, but it also offers a lot more atmosphere. Tables are set up outside for comfortable outside seating. The inside seating is well-lit with large, bright windows.

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Ready, aim, shoot!

The NorthEast-Millerton Library held its first annual photography contest on Friday, July 8. Roughly 50 photographers competed against one another for prizes. The top prize went to Jane Rossman for her photograph “Trees in the Evening.” Second place went to Peter Yager and third place went to Donna Beckingham. Prizes were also awarded to the best photograph in each category: landscape, nature, portrait/miscellaneous, under 18 and people’s choice. Above are three of the winners. From left, Joanne Yager, Jane Rossman and Peter Yager, along with their winning photographs.

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Twisted shuts its doors for good

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MILLERTON — Twisted’s plans have become a bit twisted. Instead of the yarn shop moving to South Center Street as originally planned, the store will be going out of business.
Twisted has been operating on Dutchess Avenue, next to Herrington’s, for more than two years, selling knitting supplies and gift items.
“I’ve made friends in this business,” said owner Kimberly Brooks. “My customers have been amazing and I’ll miss them.”

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