Posts tagged "Olive"
Mountain Valley Little League overcoming challenges

Mountain Valley Little League overcoming challenges

There was a point in the middle of the harsh winter just passed, Kenny Gierloff says, when it appeared there’d be no more Little League baseball in Olive, Shandaken or Woodstock. The new president of the three towns’ Mountain Valley Little League division said people came to an Olive Town Board meeting to express their...
Olive progresses in flood mitigation

Olive progresses in flood mitigation

Olive town supervisor Sylvia Rozzelle is almost giddy with the progress being made now with her town’s eternal flood problems. A recent kickoff meeting for Olive’s Local Flood Analysis (LFA) overview on April 14, she said this week, drew a full house to set the ball in motion to spend nearly $100,000 in grants that, in...
Rozzelle expects to run again in Olive

Rozzelle expects to run again in Olive

The political scene in Olive, at least in terms of the upcoming November elections, has been snowed under so far this year. Or pushed into the extraneous by more important issues. Town supervisor Sylvia Rozzelle, who roared into office two years ago after decades as the town clerk, asked this week, when first asked about...
Higleys to use bank building for new Shokan farmstand

Higleys to use bank building for new Shokan farmstand

A step in taking over the Bank of America with a farmstand was taken on August 5 when the Olive Planning Board reviewed a site plan presented for a proposed roadside grocery to be called “Greenheart.” Actually, the abandoned building formerly occupied by the Shokan branch of the bank on Route 28, which closed last...
Higley seeks to open farm stand in Olive

Higley seeks to open farm stand in Olive

Al Higley of Hanover Farms, the embattled Mount Tremper farm stand, is opening a new stand in the parking lot of the former Bank of America building on Route 28 in Ashokan, eight miles to the east and next door to the Dairy Deli. He said the new market, operating under the name Greenheart, is...