About the Author

On Sunday,  I introduced Elisha Cooper, the author of a new children’s book, RIVER, at the book’s launch at Oblong Books & Music in Rhinebeck.  Elisha’s book — beautifully illustrated in watercolor — chronicles the adventures of a young woman who travels by canoe down […] More
Join your fellow Roadrunners for “The Turf Challenge” 5K Run, as part of Riverkeeper’s “Rally on the River” festivities at Peekskill’s Charles Point on September 21. Start time is 2 p.m. The course runs along the river and through Riverfront Green Park. After the run, join […] More
Governor Andrew Cuomo with former Vice President Al Gore. Credit: Riverkeeper
Ossining, N.Y. – Today Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the most aggressive climate legislation in the U.S. The Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act aims  to achieve a 70 percent emissions-free electricity supply by 2030, eliminate emissions from electricity by 2040 and achieve a carbon-neutral economy […] More
The ban on plastic bags is coming. Does it go far enough? More
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ALBANY — The New York State Senate, Assembly and Governor Andrew Cuomo have reached a consensus on landmark legislation to combat climate change this morning. Lawmakers now have a bill they can vote on by the end of Wednesday, which marks the close of the […] More
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