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  • New Paltz Battles Over Nas

    New Paltz Battles Over Nas

    Legendary New York City rapper Nas built his reputation as a chronicler of inner-city street life. He is now scheduled to perform in SUNY New Paltz’s Elting Gym on May 7 as part of the school’s annual Rock Against Racism festival. Student organizers from SUNY New Paltz’s chapter of NORML/SSDP (National Organization for the Reform…

  • Undiscoved New Paltz: Slave Burial Site

    Undiscoved New Paltz: Slave Burial Site

    On a tiny plot of land on Huguenot Street, no bigger than a coffee table, rests a small monument. Although easy to miss, it is as important as any of the landmark houses on the historical road for what it reminds us about Huguenot society. The monument looks like a little stone bench with an…

  • Another Victory for Cahill

    Another Victory for Cahill

    Assemblyman Kevin A. Cahill, D-Kingston, was elected for a seventh consecutive term after he defeated Republican opponent Peter Rooney of Highland in the election for New York’s 101st Assembly District. Results from Ulster and Dutchess counties show the Democratic incumbent, Cahill, won 21,583 to 17,104 over Rooney, claiming nearly 56 percent of the vote. In…