Oneida County

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    August 16, 2010

    In the 19th Century, Local Hops Were Used to Brew NYC Beer

    ​Essential to the brewing of good beer, hops gives the beverage its bitter edge, and also serves as a preservative. Hops (Humulus Lupulus L.) are grown in few places around the world, most importantly in Bavaria, Oregon, and Washington State. I assumed those sources were where 19th century New ... More >>

  • News

    July 17, 2007


    Everything you never wanted to know about picking judges for an important court you've never heard of

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    September 27, 2005

    Tanisha's Scars

    Inside Bedford Hills prison, women swallow pins and slice their arms

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    June 22, 2004

    A Question of Justice

    Three young men, two coke deliveries, one prison sentence

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    May 18, 2004

    The Reluctant Activist

    One mother's unlikely education in New York's Rockefeller drug laws