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New Paltz Times: - April 22, 2014 - 6:30am
An Earth Day Fair will be held at the Reformed Church in New Paltz on Sunday, April 27. (photo by Lauren Thomas) The Reformed Church of New Paltz on historic Huguenot Street is an old church with very modern ideas. A house of worship since 1683, it...
WGXC Newsroom: - April 22, 2014 - 6:07am
Public News Service is reporting cement plants in New York and around the nation will no longer be able to get off the hook for releasing dangerous pollution and claiming it was a mistake, as the result of a ruling by a federal appeals court, Fri., Apr....
WGXC Newsroom: - April 22, 2014 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 72F; low 41F. Catskill: High 72F; low 43F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
Jennifer Kabat's Blog: - April 21, 2014 - 9:15pm
Oh the Quakers, how we love them. And, they always get dragged out once a decade or so for some reason or other. And man, do I wish it were to talk about something like income inequality – which they detested, hence why they embraced such simple designs...
Central New York News: - April 21, 2014 - 8:36pm
When the terrorists struck on September 11, 2001 there were 4,456 aircraft over America's skies carrying tens of thousands of passengers.  Transportation Secretary Norman Minetta said: "all planes out of the sky Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Country Weekend: - April 21, 2014 - 8:01pm
The first flowers of spring have finally popped up in my yard, next to the birdbath. In honor of the flowers of my last two posts, here's an almost haiku:ditch flower, motel daffodildrugstore hyacinthin a water glass, by the bedToday is Patriot's...
New Paltz Times: - April 21, 2014 - 7:54pm
Voters in Highland on May 20 will see two candidates vie for two available seats on the School Board. Incumbent Alan Barone will run for re-election and former Highland School Board member, Heather Welch, will fill the second space on the ballot. The...
Beekman 1802: - April 21, 2014 - 7:49pm
We were out in the garden recently when our neighbor, Rose Marie Trapani, stopped by with a piece of her savory Easter Pie.  With it’s layers of pastry, egg, and sausage it was almost enough to make us forget about the Easter dinner of lamb that we...
Historical Society of Middletown: - April 21, 2014 - 7:38pm
The second of two spring programs on the theme “Reading the Land” will be held Saturday, April 26 at 1 p.m., when Lynda Carroll will present an illustrated talk, “Arkville Underground” at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM), 778...
New Paltz Times: - April 21, 2014 - 5:25pm
Pictured left to right: Rod Dressel Jr., Patrick Rausch, Brian Cournoyer and Ruth Quinn. Rausch is running for re-election in May. (Photo by Lauren Thomas) This May’s school board election in New Paltz will be a four-way race for two open seats....
Simona David PR: - April 21, 2014 - 5:18pm
Writers in the Mountains (WIM) recently launched “Meet the Authors,” a regional book fair meant to bring in writers who have a connection with the Catskill Mountains, and give readers an opportunity to ask questions. WIM was founded more than twenty...
Central New York News: - April 21, 2014 - 3:50pm
Meb Keflezighi won the Boston Marathon, becoming the first American to do so since 1983. The women's race saw Rita Jeptoo, of Kenya, set a new course record. Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Upstater: - April 21, 2014 - 3:30pm
What the…? And now, let us all take a moment out of our busy, hectic Monday to enjoy a moment of levity. Here at Upstater, we’ve often pondered the mysteries of real estate photography. A close up of a toilet, but no pictures of the kitchen....
Saugerties Times: - April 21, 2014 - 3:14pm
This brief hands-only program will take place on Wednesday, April 23 at 6 p.m. Learn a few easy ways to be better prepared in the event another person is in need of CPR. Call 246-4317 or register at the main circulation desk.
Kingston Times: - April 21, 2014 - 3:13pm
Tim Matthews’ booking shot. A three-member panel of the State Parole Board has turned down a disgraced former city detective’s bid for early release. The decision means that former Kingston Police detective lieutenant Tim Matthews will spend at...
New York History: - April 21, 2014 - 3:00pm
Two of the buzzwords for the Path through History project have been “cooperation” and “collaboration.” Achieving them has been difficult, particularly given the number of small historic sites that simply do not have the staff to spare for such an...
Village of Sidney: - April 21, 2014 - 1:53pm
The Delaware County Board of Supervisors announced that they have set up a hotline, to inform law enforcement agencies of possible drug issues, mainly with heroin.  State senator John Bonacic said that while the “I-Stop” program has cut down on doctor...
Upstater: - April 21, 2014 - 1:00pm
Here’s a little place near Mountain Lake in the community of Smallwood that’s giving us some serious cottage envy. Small, yes, at 648 square feet, but no matter. It has a big deck, screened-in porch and a loft bedroom. Oh, and it also comes...
Central New York News: - April 21, 2014 - 12:51pm
On April 19th, troopers at State Police, Oneonta arrested Patrick F. Kiegel, 49, of New Lisbon for unlawful imprisonment in the first degree, a felony, as well as menacing and assault, both misdemeanors Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Kingston Happenings: - April 21, 2014 - 12:26pm
With the expectation of over a thousand runners from world class marathoners to kids from your neighborhood, the Kingston Classic is an event that will draw spectators from all over and shouldn’t be missed by  anyone in our own community this...
New York History: - April 21, 2014 - 12:00pm
At the 2014 Organization of American Historians (OAH) Annual Meeting, OAH President Alan M. Kraut and OAH President-Elect Patricia Limerick presented Stephen A. Briganti, president and chief executive officer of the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island...
Glimmerglass Opera Blog: - April 21, 2014 - 11:57am
The 2014 Festival starts in just three short months, but if you can’t wait a moment longer, join us in New York City for one of these exciting April events. Guggenheim Museum | Works & Process April 28 at 7:30 p.m., $30-$35 [Buy tickets] The...
Central New York News: - April 21, 2014 - 11:37am
San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is notorious for being terse during his in-game interviews. But he had some serious diarrhea of the mouth during Sunday's playoff game against Dallas. And it was for good reason Read More|Comment Continue reading...
Catskill Chronicle: - April 21, 2014 - 10:41am
LIBERTY, NY (April 21, 2014) – Foxwoods Catskills Resort Casino will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of their brand new headquarters in Liberty, NY on Wednesday, April 23 at 6:00 p.m. The new location will serve as the base of...