fiber http://wamc.org en Adirondack Communities Search For Ways To Expand Broadband http://wamc.org/post/adirondack-communities-search-ways-expand-broadband <p>The City of Glens Falls has given a green light to a company that will expand a fiber optic network to bring broadband internet to more subscribers. But other rural communities are taking a different direction.</p><p></p><p>This week the Glens Falls Common Council voted in favor of a measure that paves the way for company First Light Fiber to wrap fiber-optic high-speed internet cable on existing utility lines.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 23:22:10 +0000 Lucas Willard 75365 at http://wamc.org Adirondack Communities Search For Ways To Expand Broadband Washington County Fiber Tour http://wamc.org/post/washington-county-fiber-tour The Washington County Fiber Tour is celebrating its 20th year this weekend. You can visit alpacas, rabbiits, goats, sheep and lambs, llamas, and more - on several farms in beautiful Washington County. We are joined by Sylvia Graham (Fiber Kingdom in Salem, a breeder of angora rabbits and small business owner), Judy Leon (alpaca farmer and fiber artist - her farm is called Alpacas of Haven Hill) and Karin Kennedy (a sheep farmer from Easton). Wed, 25 Apr 2012 15:35:15 +0000 Ray Graf 37582 at http://wamc.org