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Woodstock Times: - September 14, 2014 - 6:30am
(Photo by Dion Ogust) The Woodstock Library’s Facilities Task Force continued to grapple with environmental concerns surrounding construction of an annex on the former Library Laundromat site while including the needs of the current building and programs...
NY Alert - Greene County: - September 13, 2014 - 6:48pm
...Rain Showers Along A Cold Front Inhamilton County In Eastern New York...Montgomery County In Eastern New York...Schoharie County In East Central New York...Washington County In East Central New York...Warren County In East Central New York...Fulton...
NY Alert - Schoharie County: - September 13, 2014 - 6:48pm
...Rain Showers Along A Cold Front Inhamilton County In Eastern New York...Montgomery County In Eastern New York...Schoharie County In East Central New York...Washington County In East Central New York...Warren County In East Central New York...Fulton...
Tad's Opus 40 Blog: - September 13, 2014 - 3:11pm
Sonny Stitt, Gene Ammons, three-piece rhythm section...a quartet? Is this one of those odd numerical quirks, like the great R&B/Doowop group the "5" Royales, who rarely had five guys in their lineup? No, as it turns out, the June 28 session was a...
Catskill Chronicle: - September 13, 2014 - 1:53pm
HIGHLAND, NY (September 13, 2014) – Enjoy the fall foliage and help celebrate the 2nd anniversary of Trailkeeper.org, the one-source outlet for information about hiking trails and public lands in Sullivan County. The hike happens on Saturday, September...
Woodstock Times: - September 13, 2014 - 9:00am
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WGXC Newsroom: - September 13, 2014 - 8:40am
The Northern Lights may be viewable this weekend as far south as Maryland, according to Space.com. Two waves of solar eruptions this week are hitting the Earth now, which could amplify the aurora displays, usually only seen in the far north. The coronal...
New Paltz Times: - September 13, 2014 - 6:30am
Pictured are members of the Taste of New Paltz Committee (left to right): Peter Ingellis, Frank Curcio, Paty Lott, Michael Katz, Walter Marquez, Cosmo Lizzi and John Sorlie. (photo by Lauren Thomas) Thousands of visitors are expected to converge at the...
Saugerties Times: - September 13, 2014 - 6:30am
(Photo by David Gordon) The Sauer Bridge connecting Glasco Tpke. to Rt. 9W, closed since early February, could reopen within four to six weeks. “The bridge should be open one or two weeks before Thanksgiving,” said County Legislator Dean Fabiano. “They’...
Woodstock Times: - September 13, 2014 - 6:30am
Gina Kothe (photo by Violet Snow) When former City of Kingston firefighter Gina Kothe decided to have her leg amputated, the Mid-Hudson Limb Loss Group (MHLLG) helped her prepare. “Not many people know about this support group,” said Kothe. “I’m trying...
WGXC Newsroom: - September 13, 2014 - 12:02am
The Rip Van Winkle Amateur Radio Club returns from its annual summer vacation with monthly meetings resuming Mon., Sept. 15 A guest speaker, John Fritze, Jr. K2QY the ACACES president, Albany County RACES Radio Officer, ARES ENY DEC Northern District and...
WGXC Newsroom: - September 13, 2014 - 12:01am
Local News Local news from Wave Farm‘s WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, New York for Sat., Aug. 30. PLAY AUDIO (4:39) WGXC Programming Report Click here to listen to WGXC Program Director Katy Donnelly highlight WGXC programming between Sept. 14-19....
Kingston Times: - September 12, 2014 - 4:36pm
Dylan Foley. (Marianne Mangan) This year, Ulster County native Dylan Foley became the first American in a generation to take top honors in a prestigious Irish fiddling competition. Now, the 22-year-old Highland native is passing on the tradition to a new...
New York History: - September 12, 2014 - 4:00pm
Sam Roberts: Happy 350th Birthday, New York Public History Commons: The Politics of Digitization Old Salt Blog: Battle of Plattsburgh Bicentenial New Yorker: Andrew Cuomo’s Embarrassment Family History And The Battle of Plattsburgh Schenectady:...
Upstater: - September 12, 2014 - 3:30pm
Corn Cow Company director and artist Maria Reidelbach hopes families stick with buying from farms in Ulster and Dutchess County, so she’s created the “Stick to Local Farms” campaign to help bring that hope to fruition. The campaign,...
New York History: - September 12, 2014 - 1:59pm
This week on “The Historians”, Craig Gravina discusses Albany ale, the Albany political machine’s favorite beer (Hedrick’s) and other sudsy topics. Gravina, from Albany, and Alan McLeod of Canada, are co-authors of Upper Hudson Valley Beer,...
Village of Sidney: - September 12, 2014 - 1:44pm
State Police arrested 56-year-old Michael Muller of Denver, New York for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a reportable BAC result of .24%, 3 times the legal limit. The arrest occurred after a vehicle stop for driving left of the pavement...
Town of Rosendale: - September 12, 2014 - 1:44pm
Local Law # of 2014 – Economic Overlay District
Upstater: - September 12, 2014 - 1:30pm
Our love of old red barns has been extensively explored within the virtual pages of Upstater, so it’s no surprise we were charmed by this set of historic barns in Castleton-on-Hudson in southwest Rensselaer County just north of Columbia County....
Village of Sidney: - September 12, 2014 - 1:15pm
Otsego County will be holding its annual Household Hazardous Waste Event for Small Businesses today from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Meadows Office Complex in Cooperstown. Businesses in Otsego County are eligible to bring hazardous materials to the...
Saugerties Times: - September 12, 2014 - 12:29pm
Mobile Life’s Steve Helsley demonstrates how Narcan is administered (photo by Phyllis McCabe) Police administered an anti-overdose drug to a Saugerties man who’d become unconscious after injecting heroin. On Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 7 a.m. officers...
Upstater: - September 12, 2014 - 11:35am
Talk about embracing seclusion. This estate in New Lebanon, Columbia County includes over 400 acres of land. All yours. Nobody else is on it but you. That means you can hike it, plant stuff on it. Heck, build a water park on it, if you want (with...
Wait A Second!: - September 12, 2014 - 10:16am
It is too early in the case to know if any of this is true, but the plaintiff alleges that police officers yanked his arms without cause, smashed his face into the ground and stood on his hands when he was handcuffed. Other officers watched it happen but...
New York History: - September 12, 2014 - 9:00am
Lilac Launches Floating Library NYS Roots Of National Wilderness Marked Humanities Departments Survey Released Union Prof Ousted Over Political Ties Museums Get $17M For Digital NYS Acquires MacIntyre West Tract Misspelled Historic Signs Replaced Summer...