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Inside Karma Triyana Dharmachakra (KTD) Monastery in Woodstock, where community members are preparing for a visit on April 18 from the leader of their Tibetan Buddhist lineage, the 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje. (photo by Dion Ogust)

His Holiness, 17th Karmapa visits to bestow refuge vows

It’s said that the visit of a great teacher produces a lot of ripples, like dropping a stone in a still pond. How those ripples come to fruition is interesting,” said Kathleen Wesley,…

Photo of farm field in Dutchess County by Dion Ogust.

Delve into our communal past during New York Heritage Weekend

Special events & deals throughout the region to unlock the mysteries of history Along with “staycations,” “heritage tourism” is a marketing concept that has gotten amplified buzz in these past few years, ever…

Photo of John Bryan, Phil Bartsch and Tyler Gomo of the Dead Empires. by Lauren Thomas

Dead Empires’ metal with a mission

Somewhere in the middle of the forest in a forgotten corner of Woodstock, Phil Bartsch sits behind a drum kit in an upstairs room. Black cords snake the floor, powering amps and microphones…

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Marc Black Band & Amy Fradon to perform at Bearsville

If Thursday is for Thanksgiving and Friday the post-gorging coma of regret, then Saturday should make you want to live and breathe again. And in Woodstock, that means a visit to the Bearsville…

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Dead on their feet: Dark Star Orchestra coming to Bearsville

A tribute band is truly in rarefied air when fans turn up as much to hear them perform as they do to hear the songs originally popularized by someone else. Such is the…

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Occupy Wall Street art show opens in Woodstock

We know the organizational and performative sides of Occupy Wall Street, via endless YouTube and news footage of its consensus-based general assemblies, marches and confrontations with the Man. Many have started picking up…

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