Episode 45-27

Slice of New Paltz honors Mother's Day with a discussion of natural childbirth and home birth with local mothers who are also care givers.


We visit Slash Root at 60 Main St in New Paltz and talk to Justin Holmes. At Slash Root, they do 4 things ....

We visit with Pete Taliaferro of Taliaferro Organic Farm as the water;s rise and in the aftermath a few days later. Many families were affected when their Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farms lost the ability to provide their weekly shares of food.

Filming & post production by Bob Fagan USIA Video

A rare October hurricane caused rising waters that laid waste to many towns and farms in upstate NY. Farmers in New Paltz were particularly hard hit, losing much of their fall harvest.


Blood Drive at the VFW

Slice of New Paltz Explores ways to reduce your carbon footprint in New Paltz by riding the new Loop Bus, The Bikes That Heal Program and the dedication of the new Park N Ride lot near Stewarts Shops.

Area music pros Vickie Russell, Betty & the Baby Boomers, and The Trapps join together for Hanukkah and Christmas songs and a few of their origninals.


Slice of New Paltz visits local Cold War veterans including Slice of New Paltz’s own Bob Fagan

In our annual episode honoring veterans, we talk to Iraq War veteran Andrew Mironchik about his service and homecoming

Slice of New Paltz Hears the stories of local veterans who served during the Korea War Era

Slice of New Paltz visits with Recreation Director Chick Bordino to discuss the recreations program in New Paltz

Host Don Kerr Visits the Town of New Paltz Highway Department during a snow storm. See interviews with Highway Department Supervisor Phil Johnson and staff and see the view from a snow plow.

Come with us to the Hanukkah party at the Jewish congregation of New Paltz

The New Paltz Youth Program has been providing a safe haven for middle and high school students for years...

 © Forrest Kerr 2016