Archive for May 2014

A Jeweler Recasts Herself

May 5th, 2014 | By
J.Hengen Design Gallery - Store Sign

[Dirt Magazine – Reprint] Step inside Jessica Hengen’s store and workshop in Sugar Loaf, N.Y., and you might find her at her workbench, jeweler’s visor on, filing a ring carved from wax—a commission for a customer. The finished version will be cast in green gold, and set with natural, uncut sapphires. Or you might find
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Sugar Loaf’s Favorite Spirit – Applejack

May 4th, 2014 | By
Barnsider Tavern Apple Jack image

The Barnsider Tavern invites you to stroll through Sugar Loaf in the year 1798 with thanks to Donald M. Barrell for his book Along the Wawayanda Path, The Black Dirt Distillery, Eliza Benedict Hornby’s Under Old Rooftrees edited by Sue Gardner, and Rebecca Orchant of the The Huffington Post. Sugar Loaf has a long colorful
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