Paula Ann Mitchell


Nov. 16, 2015
On the long stretch of Route 28, a well-traveled road that runs from Kingston to Oneonta through the heart of the Catskills, there aren’t many dining options. And it's hard to find authentic Mexican fare, especially since the Ulster County town of... Read more
Oct. 20, 2015
Above: A Company 1 Production film crew setting up at a house in Saugerties on Monday, Oct. 19. Photo by Paula Ann Mitchell.  A film starring 1980s-era icon Molly Ringwald is shooting at locations around the Hudson Valley this month. While the film’s... Read more
Oct. 1, 2015
Katie Cokinos wasn’t too sure the film she had labored over was going to happen until she found Ridgely Manor. The country refuge in the Ulster County hamlet of Stone Ridge had just the right presence to become Aunt Vera’s estate in the feature film “I... Read more
Sep. 25, 2015
Above: Two of Steve Heller's robots welcome visitors to the Fabulous Furniture Pop-Up Shop at 40 Mill Hill Road in Woodstock. Photo by Karen Falch. It’s a bit like the Prada Shop at Barney’s without all the haute couture garments, fragrances, footwear... Read more
Aug. 18, 2015
Ryan Fields doesn’t have to think too hard when he starts playing around with Saccharomyces cerevisiae, a unicellular fungus more commonly known as yeast. To him, it’s all elementary--the 30-year-old holds a degree in environmental science from... Read more
Aug. 6, 2015
It was sometime in the late 1980s when one of Martin Millman’s longtime customers called to say that he was on his way to the Phoenicia Pharmacy to pick up his EpiPen prescription. The man had just gotten stung by a bee, and every second counted. “The... Read more
Jul. 29, 2015
It takes luck, miracles and a hero or two to make a music festival happen. That’s how Maria Todaro sees the sequence of events leading up to the annual Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice, which begins today, Wednesday, July 29. In mid-July,... Read more