Featured Article2016-12-09T18:44:52+00:00

This Month’s Featured Article…

Protecting Our Forests, Reducing Your Taxes

By Christine Bates | christine@mainstreetmag.com

Protect the environment and pay less in property taxes! Forestry exemptions provide property tax assessment reductions to encourage forest preservation by decreasing the expense of holding land. The rules regarding these “exemptions” vary from state to state, but the principle is the same: in exchange for forest guardianship, owners of […]

November 29th, 2018|

Preserving history – Millerhurst Farm

By Regina Molaro | info@mainstreetmag.com

For many of us who are striving to keep pace in today’s frenzied, fast-paced digitally driven lifestyle, it’s difficult to imagine living and working on a family farm that traces its history back hundreds of […]

November 29th, 2018|

On Purpose – Creating Meaning in Our Lives

By Mary B. O’Neill, PhD | info@mainstreetmag.com

At its core, purpose is connecting and contributing to something larger than self. For each of us, what lends purpose to our lives might vary. There’s no one-size-fits-all for defining what gives each of […]

November 29th, 2018|

Olana – Past Perfect

On a hill, high above the Hudson River is Olana – a historic home and 250-acre landscape that boasts majestic views of the Hudson River Valley, Catskill Mountains, and Taconic Range. Built in 1872, the site was once home […]

November 29th, 2018|