Kick the Tick draws over 200 to Cary fundraiser


MILLBROOK — With Dutchess County being a favorite haunt of the pesky and dangerous tick population, the success of the Kick the Tick event on Friday, Sept. 6, was especially heartfelt. Hosted by the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, the fundraiser was held at the Millbrook Vineyards and drew more than 200 guests. Many were long-time supporters, and many were sufferers of Lyme disease, brought on by the tick bites that are all too common in this area.

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