People Near Here

Diecast Collector

In the 1960s, die cast model cars were a craze that caught on with boys of all ages. Our Derek Muirden has the story of a local enthusiast with one of the most ... More

Tapping into History

A historic building from Plattsburgh's military past gets a new lease on life. Derek Muirden shares the story of the Old Stone Barracks, a landmark on the forme... More

Lighthouse Ancestor

New York State and volunteers who have helped restore the Bluff Point Lighthouse on Valcour Island celebrated the completion of the 3-year project to renovate t... More

Enchanted Garden

Derek Muirden introduces us to herbalist Jane Desotelle and her enchanted garden hidden in the heart of the City of Plattsburgh. People Near Here is made possi... More

The Bee Man

Derek Muirden returns with all new segments of his wildly popular People Near Here, stories about ordinary people living unusual lives.  This week, Derek introd... More