Category Archives: Community

Stanley Fish on the Ban in Andes in the New York Times!

A year and a half ago, Stanley Fish, who is a part-time resident of Andes, wrote a beautiful column about how the community had come together to question the wisdom of fracking in our magical little town. (You can read … Continue reading

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Andes Has Passed a Ban!!

The Town of Andes passes ban on heavy industry – aka fracking! The Andes Town Board cast a momentous vote to ban heavy industry, and therefore High Volume Hydraulic Fracture gas drilling (aka fracking).  The Andes Town Board reviewed the … Continue reading

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Toys for Tots in Delaware County!

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Saving Farmland for Farmers: Farm Catskills Event!

For years people have been talking about ‘saving the family farm.’  Equity Trust is an organization that uses a variety of tools to do just that, and create an economy that works for everyone. Twenty years ago, Equity Trust started by … Continue reading

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REALNYS.com Asked to Blog

               New Yorkers Against Fracking invited REALNYS  as a blog page. AW members created a new blog page for Responsible Associated Landowners of New York State. Check it out:  www.nyagainstfracking.org  “New Yorkers Against Fracking … Continue reading

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Voters Registration

Are You Registered to Vote? The town of Andes is providing two days for residents to register to vote in the upcoming 2012 election. Residents with a 13731 home and voting zip code can register on Wednesday, October 10th from … Continue reading

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Andes Works! is One Year Old!

A year ago this week, a group of Andes residents met at the Andes Hotel to discuss the upcoming town forum on Hydraulic Fracture Gas Drilling.   We decided that we should meet again to find ways to prevent this high … Continue reading

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