drbubb Posted December 4, 2014 Report Share Posted December 4, 2014 TROY, N.Y. : The New Brooklyn Duncan Crary has a true love of the town he lives in. And is doing what he can to restore its glory, as a walkable community. Are his efforts rewarded? Clearly, he thinks so. Podcast: Play in new window | Download On the way back from a visit to Southern Vermont, KMO and Olga stopped in Troy, NY, a small city that has seen good times and bad. They met fellow podcaster, Duncan Crary, atthe Lucas Confectionary to talk about why Duncan believes that Troy is staging a real deal comeback. Vic Christopher, co-owner of a suite of businesses housed in a cluster of historic buildings he rescued from demolition, describes what drives him to help re-create Troy’s vibrant downtown scene. Later, Duncan leads KMO and Olga on a walking tour of the streets. Duncan also details the controversy over the original authorship of the poem “A Visit From St. Nicholas” which was first published anonymously in The Troy Sentinel and begins with the famous line, “‘Twas the night before Christmas…” == > 443: Troy! It’s the New Brooklyn Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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