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Wine & Dine’s Bounty of the County raises $16,000 for Schoharie flood relief

On July 1, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Wine & Dine’s Bounty of the County raises $16,000 for Schoharie flood relief

http://www.bizjournals.com/albany/morning_call/2013/07/wine-dines-bounty-of-the-county.html The Business Review By Pam Allen July 1, 2013 The June 29 Bounty of the County six-course dinner and auction raised $16,000 for flood relief efforts in the Schoharie Valley basin area. The fundraiser, organized by Albany-based Wine & Dine for the Arts to help restore homes and businesses…

Bounty of the County event to benefit flood recovery

On June 30, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Bounty of the County event to benefit flood recovery

http://www.cbs6albany.com/news/features/top-story/stories/bounty-county-event-benefit-flood-relief-9343.shtml CBS 6 SCHOHARIE — It’s a community that’s seen it’s fair share of disaster in recent years, but over the weekend Schoharie came together to celebrate just how far they’ve come. Local vendors were there selling locally made products all to benefit S.A.L.T, the organization that’s helping to get…

Delaware and Schoharie escape recent flooding, but under disaster declaration

On June 29, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Delaware and Schoharie escape recent flooding, but under disaster declaration

http://www.watershedpost.com/2013/delaware-and-schoharie-escape-recent-flooding-under-disaster-declarati Watershed Post By Lissa Harris June 29, 2013 With the Mohawk Valley reeling from severe flooding caused by recent rainstorms,Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued a disaster declaration for 15 upstate New York counties, including Delaware and Schoharie. In Schoharie County, the town and village of Middleburgh have also declared a state of…

Farmers Deal With Heavy Rain

On June 28, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Farmers Deal With Heavy Rain

http://www.cbs6albany.com/news/features/top-story/stories/farmers-deal-heavy-rain-9317.shtml CBS6 MIDDLEBURGH — Schoharie County is no stranger to flood waters, in fact, just two weeks ago Friday.. they again swept through the region. While they fared well during Thursday nights storm, it’s causing a headache for some farmers in the area. Natures wrath came down with fury two…

Plans to mitigate Schoharie Flood Risk

On June 25, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Plans to mitigate Schoharie Flood Risk

CBS-6 WRGB SCHOHARIE — When it rains hard — the Schoharie Valley worries about another flood. Less than two weeks ago, some homeowners got hit again, less than two years after Hurricane Irene. Now, there are new plans on the table to slow the flow of water.   A sort-of…

Officials talk flood resiliency plan

On June 24, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Officials talk flood resiliency plan

http://hudsonvalley.ynn.com/content/top_stories/670565/officials-talk-flood-resiliency-plan/?ap=1&MP4 Hudson Valley YNN By: Maria Valvanis  June 24, 2013 SCHOHARIE, N.Y. — “This effort is to try and wrap our heads around life and property, flood resiliency, post Irene, Lee and Sandy,” said Assemblyman Pete Lopez. And the only way to do that, Assemblyman Lopez says, is through team…

Albany area chefs take to the farm for Schoharie fundraiser–slideshow

On June 20, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Albany area chefs take to the farm for Schoharie fundraiser–slideshow

http://www.bizjournals.com/albany/blog/2013/06/albany-chefs-take-to-the-farm-for.html The Business Review Pam Allen June 19, 2013 Barber’s Farm was one of dozens of farms in the Schoharie Valley whose crops were wiped out by flood waters when Tropical Storm Irene ravaged the region in August 2011. The fifth-generation farmers also lost their family home when the first…

Albany Chefs raise money for Schoharie County

On June 20, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Albany Chefs raise money for Schoharie County

http://blog.timesunion.com/eatlocal/albany-chefs-raise-money-for-schoharie-county/1903/ By Deanna Fox Times Union Blog June 20, 2013 The Albany Chefs’ Food and Wine Festival has teamed with Schoharie Area Long Term, Inc. (SALT) to raise funds to help Schoharie County recover from the devastating flooding of 2011. While SALT has managed to raise one million dollars privately (no government funding…

Cooking up assistance for flood victims

On June 20, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on Cooking up assistance for flood victims

http://www.timesunion.com/living/article/Cooking-up-assistance-for-flood-victims-4609954.php Times Union By Deanna Fox June 20, 2013 Fields brimming with vegetables and grazing cattle were a symbol of Schoharie County. In 2011, those images were replaced with scenes of devastation. When Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee battered New York, the Schoharie Creek basin became ground zero for…

SALT To Host Two Great Events For Schoharie County

On June 19, 2013, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With Comments Off on SALT To Host Two Great Events For Schoharie County

http://business.schenectadychamber.org/news/details/salt-to-host-to-great-events-for-schoharie-county The Chamber of Schenectady County June 19, 2013 Schoharie Area Long Term (SALT) will host the inaugural Bounty of the County Chefs’ Dinner to benefit Schoharie flood recovery efforts on Saturday, June 29 at the Carrot Barn in Schoharie. The event will benefit SALT, the lead agency coordinating flood…