11/17/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Cher Vick.

Inside Scenic Paint Studio Newburgh [PB]
Women bike to remember suffrage struggle [THR]
Detroit: From Motor City to Housing Incubator [NYT]
Too Much Caffeine? Coffee Shops Face a Shakeout [WSJ]
Costume industry in crisis despite film and TV boom [CNY]
Future looking brighter for investment in Stewart Airport [THR]
City of Newburgh to seek authority to run ambulance service [THR]
Welcome to Bristol Borough, Small Business Revolution, S2E1 [Deluxe]

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11/10/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Andi Karnavezos.

San Jose to Push Landlords in Blight Fight [NC]
Dumping Ground Make Over In Newburgh [HVNN]
Newburgh café brings coffee, culture together [THR]
Newburgh OKs $227K to demolish 4 city-owned buildings [THR]
Millennial Home Buyers Send a Chill Through Rental Markets [WSJ]
Americans Are More Mobile Than Many Other Societies — And That’s Not Always Good [MI]

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11/03/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Cher Vick.

Newburgh chess club provides escape for at-risk youth [N12]
Small Town Reclaims Former Mental Hospital as Arts Haven [WSJ]
Is Buying an Entire Town the Next Status Symbol For the Ultra-Wealthy? [T&C]
Vacant Property Rate Increases From a Year Ago in 54 Percent of U.S. Local Housing Markets [ADS]

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10/27/17 11:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Michael Lebron.

The constancy of change in neighborhood populations[CC]
Here’s How Cities Can Get the Most out of Their Parks [CL]
Tax-break deal a dilemma for Newburgh school board [THR]
Newburgh to sue over Washington Lake contamination [MHN]
NYC renters who pay on time should get a credit score boost [Curbed]
Minnesota Town Halts All Multi-Family Construction for One Year [ST]

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10/20/17 7:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Cher Vick.

10 Things Small Businesses Need to Thrive [ST]
Scenic Hudson eyes rebirth for Newburgh’s Crystal Lake [THR]
How 6 Universities Are Keeping Promise of Being a Good Neighbor [NC]
Are Massive Portfolios for Real Estate Investment Trusts Bad for Neighborhoods? [T]
Join The World’s Largest Open-Air Café And Turn Your Doorstep Into A Meeting Place [PUC]

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10/13/17 7:30am

The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by Newburgh photographer Brian Wolfe.

Hudson Valley film industry is growing [MHN]
Lifting a Small Town Through a Land Bank Arts Program [CL]
$25K awarded to help restore historic Newburgh courthouse [THR]
Newburgh school district lands $7 million after-school grant [MHN]
Affordable-housing project brings jobs for Newburgh residents [THR]
Why Big Cities Thrive, and Smaller Ones Are Being Left Behind [NYT]
Data: Half of city hospital’s drug overdose victims don’t live in Newburgh [THR]

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