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Ed Forbes is a newspaperman who lives in Westchester County with his wife, Emily, and their beagle, Kennedy.

He holds degrees from St. Lawrence and Columbia and is the Senior Digital Editor and Digital Team Leader at The Journal News.

When not worrying about the future of newspapers or daydreaming about the Adirondacks, he enjoys a good cocktail and collecting matchbooks.



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The Gasparilla. Tequila, lime juice and ginger beer with a float of angostura. Conceived with @maxwelleatoniii during a very happy stay on Boca Grande some years ago. @emilyhuntforbes @achurc71 @das1383 @elizabethridgeway @kristinemilyeaton remember these? (at 67 Grandview)

Easing out of another week of journalism with The Casino. Gin, Maraschino liqueur, lemon juice and Regan’s orange bitters. #lohudfood (at 67 Grandview)

The Catskills.

Greetings from deep in the heart of Schoharie County. #upstate (at Schoharie Creek)

Brooding clouds over Utica. #babyforbes handoff for her week in #Buffalo.

Conversion to lump is official. #lohudfood #weber #grilling hat-tip @needcaffeine (at 67 Grandview)

A very happy #babyforbes is 11 months! #wheredoestimego via @emilyhuntforbes

First steps just taken! #babyforbes @emilyhuntforbes (at 67 Grandview)

The next generation out on the lake. (at Breezy Point)

Himself. Melmo. #placidcharacters (at Breezy Point)

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