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My Sister’s Closet Celebrates 40 Years in Sugar Loaf

Sep 27th, 2013 | By

When she opened My Sister’s Closet in Sugar Loaf in 1973, 22-year-old Beth DuCharme thought of it as more of a “labor of love” than a career—a fun way to earn some income while pursuing a master’s degree in clinical psychology from SUNY New Paltz. She named the boutique for her lifelong habit of borrowing
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Bee Positive

Sep 15th, 2013 | By
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My Mission; To bring a smile to your face, a little more bounce to your step and to have you consider the possibilities. With a visit you might also find something unique to take home or to a friend, or  you might be inspired to ask us to make something special for you. Come browse
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Bertoni Jewelry seen on TV episodes

Sep 12th, 2013 | By
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A LOT of Bertoni jewelry is being featured in The League Season 5 on October 23rd the eighth episode! Katie Asselton (the lead) is wearing it!  The League is an American sitcom that premiered on FX on October 29, 2009. The series, set in Winnetka, Illinois, is a semi-improvised comedy about a fantasy football league, its members, and their everyday lives. Wikipedia

Accommodations Near Sugar Loaf

Feb 20th, 2013 | By
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These accommodations are near Sugar Loaf Art & Craft Village and recommended by our visitors. We hope you have a good stay while in the Hudson Valley and Sugar Loaf Village.


Jan 10th, 2013 | By

Our Hamlet Historian, Richard Hull, maintains that Sugar Loaf is a state of mind. By examining the hamlet’s history from its inception to the present day, he points out repeatedly how the United States was built from small communities such as this one; no matter what the hardship we soldier on through thick and thin,
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Jan 10th, 2013 | By

Colorful Street Banners were installed along Sugar Loaf Craft Village’s main street just before Christmas. The beautification project was spearheaded by the hamlets recognized patriarch Walter Kannon and Peter Von Uchtrop. Funded by the Chamber of Commerce and the Community Foundation’s Vision Committee, Kannon coined the slogan – SHOP – WORK – LIVE – emblazoned
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Sugar Loaf Mountain Herbs

Dec 1st, 2012 | By
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Owners Alicia and Gene Frosini have been growing herbs as a wholesale business for over 20 years. In 2005 the retail shop blossomed out of Alicia’s interest in finding creative ways to use the herbs that she grows. In the store you will find her herbs tucked into floral arrangements and potpourri, infused in honey,
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Sugar Loaf Bed & Breakfast

Nov 11th, 2012 | By
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[Note:] Sugar Loaf Bed & Breakfast is temporarily closed due to illness. Set in a quaint community of Artists and Craftsmen while only 53 miles outside New York City. The Sugar Loaf Bed & Breakfast is the perfect secret country getaway. It’s like stepping back to a quieter place and time. Charming accommodations, romantic ambiance, hearty
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Sugar Loaf Candle Shop Providing Comfort

Nov 1st, 2012 | By
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  The lines began forming outside The Candle Shop two days before Hurricane Sandy raged through our area. Cars came and went alongside Kings Highway with a mission to get their extra supply of light.  We were told that Sandy might be the storm of our lives so after the batteries fade we knew that we
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So You Like Apples?

Oct 9th, 2012 | By

So you like apples?  Sugar Loaf offers the apple lovers “apple overload” with orchards and nearby festivals.  The annual AppleFest in neighboring Warwick, NY and the AppleWood Orchard is just a couple miles from the middle of town. After climbing some trees how about a walk through the Wright family Corn maze Fall at the Wright Family
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Unique Jewelry from Bertoni Gallery

Jan 6th, 2012 | By
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Here is an example of some of the unusual jewelry items that can be found at Bertoni Gallery. This piece was a custom cut Agate from the Philippines.

Pisces Passions Art Boutique

Oct 31st, 2011 | By
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New Arrivals for the 40th Annual Sugar Loaf Fall Festival and the upcoming holiday season. Sergio Lub Copper Jewelry – Hand crafted in the USA, these unique designs of solid pure copper, brass and silver are fun and fashionable. They also feature rare earth magnets that rest naturally over the acupuncture points of the wrist
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Interior Designer /Remodeler Celebrates 25 Years of Business in Sugar Loaf

Oct 31st, 2011 | By
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Dorian DeHaan Rossi’s design firm DEZIGN CONCEPTS, originated in 1986, encompasses all realms of residential and commercial interior design.

News from Rosner Soap

Aug 30th, 2011 | By

While the rain didn’t stop on Sunday, Rosner soap decided not to let “Irene” stop them from making their famous Loofah soaps! New batches of Orange and Eucalyptus are now on the shelves with their wonderful aroma and exfoliating properties, come and smell them!

Sugar Loaf Community Foundation

Jun 10th, 2010 | By

The Sugar Loaf Community Foundation (SLCF) was founded forty years ago as a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit corporation and still carries on the tradition of supporting programs and projects that enhance the quality of life of our unique hamlet.  The constitution of the foundation prescribes the following objectives: To research, record and publicize this history and
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18th Century Furniture and Three French Hens

May 28th, 2010 | By
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Furniture custom made from reclaimed barnwood. 18th Century Furniture specializes in One of Kind reclaimed barnwood furniture & folk crafts. Additionally, they offer handmade one of a kind hand sewn toddler clothes, accessories & other sensations. 58 Wood Rd (845) 469-5159