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Omari Shakur outside Community Voices Heard, a member-led multi-racial organization that builds power to secure social, economic and racial justice for all, in NewburghHillary Harvey

Policing in the Hudson Valley

A Window into the National Issue of Excessive Force and Community Policing.

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Welcome to The River Community!

New stories every week. Community events. Democracy in action ;)

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Is the Hudson River Cleanup Finished?

The EPA Thinks So. New York State’s DEC Says No Way.

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Our Growing Local News Desert

Local news is in crisis. Can new business models stay the damage, here and across the U.S?

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No Cure for Rural?

The rural parts of the Hudson Valley are contending with problems felt in rural places all over the nation.