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Great Hikes Near YOU

By Peter Dougherty

 Looking for a quick day trip for a rewarding day off? Here are some fun and easy places to hike with distance from each Java Love! Ramapo Reservation Distance from... Suffern, NY- 10 minutes Montclair, NJ 40 minutes Bethel, NY 1 hour and 15 minutes...

When the Resource Serves the Community

By Peter Dougherty

La Minita was at the forefront of the paradigm shift from the community serving the resource to the resource serving the community, paying all of their workers fair wages, with 80 employees on staff full-time and up to 400 seasonal employees during peak coffee picking season. Full-time employees are eligible for health benefits, retirement plans, as well as maternity leave for mothers.