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Water Street Cinema’s Sachar responds to neighbors’ concerns

Water Street Cinema’s Sachar responds to neighbors’ concerns

Howard Sachar has had a long history with independent cinema. He’s a volunteer with the Rosendale Theater Collective. He loved New Paltz’s old Academy Theater before it closed and eventually became Barnaby’s Steakhouse. Back as a college student at Park University in Massachusetts, he was involved in the student film society. As a kid, the...
Neighbors object to proposed Water Street Cinema

Neighbors object to proposed Water Street Cinema

John Litton made a face when he pointed down to Water Street Market’s upper parking lot. Next to him Nancy Heiz and his other neighbors nod almost imperceptibly before anything is said. On a frigid, gray Saturday afternoon, the lot he points to is mostly full. Only a few spaces are empty. Developers Howard Sachar...
Planning board in village considers three-screen cinema

Planning board in village considers three-screen cinema

A future art house for film in New Paltz will take some time to get off the ground. According to village officials, the proposed Water Street Cinema has several hurdles to clear before the box office prints Ticket No. 1 on opening night. “The benefits to the community, I think, are great here. But I...