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Schoharie celebrates recovery 2 years after Irene

On August 24, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Schoharie celebrates recovery 2 years after Irene

CBS-6 SCHOHARIE — “I saw water lines. I couldn’t believe how high they were, you could just completely see the discoloration of how high the water was. 6 inches to a foot.” It’s hard to believe that what Spencer Schmerzler is describing happened in this valley just two years ago….

Saturday celebration to mark role of Schoharie Recovery

On August 20, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Saturday celebration to mark role of Schoharie Recovery

http://www.timesjournalonline.com/details.asp?id=84740 Times Journal By Jim Poole August 20, 2013 Schoharie Recovery’s major impact on post-Irene revival will be the focus of a celebration this Saturday. Supporters will gather on the DAR lawn in Schoharie to honor the accomplishments of the organization that merged with Schoharie Area Long Term early this…

First Schoharie Family Farm Day Celebrates Good Growing Season

On August 17, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on First Schoharie Family Farm Day Celebrates Good Growing Season

CBS 6 Albany  SCHOHARIE — It was a very different scene in Schoharie County just a few months ago, let alone two years ago after Irene came with vengeance, drenching towns, and flooding fields. But this weekend it was a celebration of this years growing season, which farmers say turned…

Flood recovery groups welcome family back into their village home

On August 15, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Flood recovery groups welcome family back into their village home

BY EDWARD MUNGER JR. Gazette Reporter Reach Gazette reporter Edward Munger Jr. at 212-6223 or emunger@dailygazette.net. For nearly two years, Luke Coons has been driving back and forth between work in Schoharie and a relative’s home in East Greenbush. Those trips are now over, and Coons, his girlfriend Jamie Mc-Farland…

SALT, Schoharie Recovery join forces

On August 6, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on SALT, Schoharie Recovery join forces

http://www.timesjournalonline.com/details.asp?id=84352 Times Journal By Jim Poole August 6, 2013 Recovery forces are merging to strengthen rebuilding in the Schoharie Valley after the 2011 Irene flood. Schoharie Recovery and Schoharie Area Long Term are combining under the SALT banner as the two-year anniversary of Irene nears. But the merger doesn’t mean…

SALT is “unstoppable nonprofit Voltron”

On August 5, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on SALT is “unstoppable nonprofit Voltron”

http://www.watershedpost.com/2013/newsshed-catskills-bungalows-draw-new-crowd Watershed Post By Lissa Harris August 5, 2013 “Two stalwarts of the post-Irene recovery effort — Schoharie Recovery Inc. and Schoharie Area Long Term, Inc. (SALT) — are merging into a single entity, like some kind of unstoppable nonprofit Voltron dedicated to fixing flood-damaged communities.” NewsShed, our snappy little weekday digest of news,…

Innovation wanted in aftermath of disasters

On July 18, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Innovation wanted in aftermath of disasters

Times Union By Rich Karlin Albany Gov. Andrew Cuomo is borrowing a page from his economic development playbook to guide the rebuilding of areas devastated by brutal storms and floods over the past two years. His administration has divided the state into broad geographic regions and he says he wants local officials and…

Animal volunteers still needed

On July 16, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Animal volunteers still needed

http://www.timesjournalonline.com/details.asp?id=83912 Times Journal By Patsy Nicosia July 16, 2013 The scenario is eerily familiar: A slow-moving August weather front and then 12 inches of rain, with high winds, power outages and flooding in the Schoharie Valley. Roads are impassable. Evacuation orders are issued, but many refuse to leave their pets…

SEEN: Ommegang Hop Chef competition

On July 15, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on SEEN: Ommegang Hop Chef competition

http://www.timesunion.com/seen-events/article/SEEN-Ommegang-Hop-Chef-competition-4666331.php#photo-4911336 Times Union July 15,2013 Were you Seen at the Ommegang Hop Chef competition at the Hilton in downtown Albany on Friday, July 12, 2013? (Kristi Gustafson Barlette/Times Union) VISTAs Donald Osei-Owusu and John Connell were seen!

Mark Graham, Will Brown win Hop Chef competition

On July 12, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Mark Graham, Will Brown win Hop Chef competition

http://blog.timesunion.com/tablehopping/38857/mark-graham-will-brown-win-hop-chef-competition/ By Steve Barnes Times Union Blog: Table Hopping July 12, 2013 Mark Graham, right, of Max London’s Restaurant & Bar in Saratoga Springs took the judges’ award and Will Brown of Mazzone Hospitality was the people’s-choice favorite at the second annual Brewery Ommegang Hop Chef Challenge, held Friday evening at the Hilton…