Miscellaneous

RANDOM ACTS… — March 2019

RANDOM ACTS…  — March 2019

By Candy Chin A funny thing happened at the Tremperskill Store. Near the end of the day, our 1949 Globe meat cutter STOPPED! BIG PROBLEM. Tom, with an electrical background, and Eddie decided it was The Toggle Switch. Shayne (here for 5 pm coffee hour), with knowledge of motors, added to the diagnosis-discussion. Tim wandered…

GROUNDHOG’S DAY WOODY’S WAY — March 2019

GROUNDHOG’S DAY WOODY’S WAY — March 2019

On a 5 degree Saturday morning, February 2nd, Groundhod Day, Woodchuck Willie was put to his task at WOODY’S.

MARCH: A SPRING TEASE — March 2019

24 hours of snowfall, 2 days of sun, Sweater wearing, sap-rising, spirit-raising days! Sorbet snow shrinks from green islands, uncovers snowdrops. Faith is the flower blooming beneath the snow. A rinsing rain sluices snow from lawn, leaves suds. In the woodland pool, frog eggs: a gelatinous mass of promise. Sparrow pairs vie for space in…

MAPLE SAP SAVY — March 2019

MAPLE SAP SAVY — March 2019

The home-suaring bug bit the Haugetos who moved to Andes 10 years ago and started a family maple syrup tradition.

“ENJOYED ALMOST EVERY MINUTE OF IT!” BOUTON DECLARES – February 2019

“ENJOYED ALMOST EVERY MINUTE OF IT!” BOUTON DECLARES - February 2019

John Bouton, Highway Superintendent gave a report on his 1st year in office.

A CUT ABOVE: AWARD WINNING BUTCHER, ANDERSEN MORSE, NOW IN ANDES – February 2019

A CUT ABOVE: AWARD WINNING BUTCHER, ANDERSEN MORSE, NOW IN ANDES - February 2019

Andes has a new butcher.