A look down one of the aisles at Earthgoods.

Fair Trade for Dummies

  If you often find yourself in the organic foods section of your local grocery store or if you shop or eat at the majority of places in New Paltz and the Hudson Valley, you have probably come across the term “fair ...
Visitor’s entrance to the New Paltz Police Department. Photo by Cooper LaRocque

Who You Gonna Call? Not UPD

    Many SUNY New Paltz students are unaware that if they call university police off campus, unless it is a direct emergency, they will be referred to town police. The New York State University Police Departmen...
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Craft Beer Industry on the Rise

Many people can relate to Homer Simpson’s famous catchphrase “Mmm, beer,” and the statistics back up the claim that the beverage’s popularity is on the rise. In 1995, there were approximately 500 American bre...
Photo by James Leggate

What’s That Funk In The Gunk?

It’s not rare to hear SUNY New Paltz residents call the campus creek dirty. The muddy “Gunk” doesn’t look like the most crystal clear creek in the world. The creek is a major feature of the campus, stretching from the Ha...