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Author and biographer Robert Allan Caro’ 1,300-page, Pulitzer Prize-winning biography The Power Broker was published 40 years ago.

40 years later, Power Broker is standard reading

NEW YORK – Carl Weisbrod was two years out of graduate school, planning a career in law, when a new book about municipal builder Robert Moses changed his life: Robert Caro’s The Power Broker.

“It had a profound effect on me,” says Weisbrod, now the chair of New York City’s planning commission. “It really got to me to see that planning and development was as important as human services in terms...

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Three Springs to host Fall Festival on Saturday

Three Springs invites the community to its eighth annual Fall Festival from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at 175 Mercado Street.

The event will include trick or treating, face painting, cupcake decorating, a cookie walk, a pumpkin patch, a Monster Mash Fun Run and more. Dave Mensch will be playing music.

Three Springs will also be collecting canned goods for Manna Soup Kitchen, La Plata County Humane Society will be holding a pet adopt-a-thon and local high school students...


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