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WGXC Newsroom: - November 25, 2015 - 6:00am
DOWNLOAD or play the full audio version of this report. Andrea Sears is reporting for Public News Service Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to make getting half the state’s electric power from renewable sources by the year 2030 a requirement, but some...
Pilgrim Pipeline: Kingston Public Safety Committee Rejects Thruway Authority as Lead Agency. Requests DEC Instead.Kingston Citizens: - November 25, 2015 - 1:39am
VIEW the letter to the council from the CAC in its entirety by clicking on the link below. TIMELY ACTION: Please attend the next Kingston Common Council meeting on Tuesday, December 1st at 7:30pm and sign-up to speak in support of the City of...
WGXC Newsroom: - November 25, 2015 - 12:03am
Jim Planck reports in The Daily Mail that one former Catskill school employee claims that the staff there was filled with “absolute terror” over the past 15 years. The single-source interview does not attempt to contact former superintendent...
WGXC Newsroom: - November 25, 2015 - 12:02am
Mike Hein, from Ulster County website.William J. Kemble in The Daily Freeman reports that Democratic Party chairs in the 11 counties that make up New York’s 19th Congressional District sent a letter to Ulster County Executive Michael Hein asking him to...
WGXC Newsroom: - November 25, 2015 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 44F; Low 29F. Catskill: High 47F; Low 32F. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne Valley Farm Weather Page. MIDDLE TEMP: Cairo from Weather Underground page. FAR RIGHT:...
Sullivan County Real Estate -- Catskill Farms Journal: - November 24, 2015 - 6:11pm
Make the Wrapping Part of the Gift @ the Reusable Gift Packaging Workshop, Basilica Farm & Flea, Nov. 29Upstater: - November 24, 2015 - 3:30pm
It seems crazy to us that we throw away the most twinkly part of a gift: The wrapping paper and ribbons. Not only is it sad to deep-six someone’s hard work (hey, wrapping gifts is hard for some people. A friend told us), think of all the waste...
Village of Sidney: - November 24, 2015 - 2:08pm
State Police arrested 38 year old Nathan Mower of Harpursville, for criminal possession of stolen property, and arrested 43 year old Kristina Shuldt of Windsor for criminal possession of stolen property, after investigating a theft of a safe and over $50...
Village of Sidney: - November 24, 2015 - 2:07pm
State Police Superintendent Joseph D’Amico discussed a new App that will be an extension of the “See Something, Say Something” campaign, launched after 9/11: (DAmico 11-23-15) D’Amico said that the App is free to download, the...
Village of Sidney: - November 24, 2015 - 2:06pm
State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker urged New Yorkers to talk with their health care providers before asking for antibiotics because they may not be appropriate and may even pose additional health risks. The Centers for Disease Control and...
Upstater: - November 24, 2015 - 2:01pm
Finding the locale the night of… a dining adventure awaits. Maybe you’ve heard about pop-ups dinners: the ephemeral, blink-and-you-miss-them, FOMO-inspired events are a bit trendy these days. But here’s a fresh twist: would you like to have dinner...
Upstater: - November 24, 2015 - 1:30pm
From the side: A log cabin. From the front: An A-Frame chalet. No matter how you look at it, this diminutive cottage is a bargain and a half. Small though it may be, the cottage doesn’t lack for land. It’s got 7.92 acres of it, in fact,...
Central New York News: - November 24, 2015 - 12:33pm
Thomas Libous has been sentenced for his felony conviction of lying to the FBI. The 62-year-old former state Senator was sentenced November 24 in Westchester County to six months house arrest and two years probation... Read More|Comment Continue reading...
New York History: - November 24, 2015 - 12:00pm
The Adirondack Park Agency (APA), at its November board meeting, announced a public comment period for Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan conformance regarding proposals from the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the Department of...
WGXC Newsroom: - November 24, 2015 - 10:24am
DOWNLOAD or play the audio version of the local headlines and weather for Mon., Nov. 23 (6:56). (Produced by Philip Grant.) https://data.wavefarm.org/r/a2/c0/56/WGXCDailyNews%2020151124.mp3
Upstater: - November 24, 2015 - 10:00am
One thing we discovered about the chalet homes available in the Upstater area is that some of them look a little dated. And that does not bother us even in the slightest. So, we thought it would be fun to unearth a couple of cheapies that could use an...
Kingston Happenings: - November 24, 2015 - 9:52am
This cycle seems to repeat itself many times over. Someone happens to travel to this area, decides that it’s a nice place to hang out, sets up a part time residence and then discovers that they’d like to set up shop here and then “...
Shouting Thomas: - November 24, 2015 - 7:53am
I wasn't that far from the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center. If the second plane hadn't smashed into the south tower, its flight path would have led it straight into my office. I don't have any doubt that...
Central New York News: - November 24, 2015 - 7:12am
One holiday event that's always been an annual favorite holiday tradition ever since my kids were little is the Farmers' Museum's Candlelight Evening. Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Central New York News: - November 24, 2015 - 6:55am
If you love a good old fashioned holiday as much as we do, then make sure you check out the Greater Oneonta Historical Society's holiday display going on now at the Oneonta History Center at 183 Main Street. Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Saugerties Times: - November 24, 2015 - 6:30am
With the motto “Work Hard and Be Kind,” it is evident that the Riccardi staff and student body value kindness. Last spring, they took their enthusiasm for this virtue even further with a kindness campaign. The idea began with a sixth grade student, and...
New Paltz Times: - November 24, 2015 - 6:30am
Fifteen-year-old Alec Sciandra, who is a Life Scout with Troop 172 of New Paltz, is currently compiling information for his New Paltz Flood Preparedness, Survival and Recovery Guide. Sciandra is creating this project as part of his Eagle Scout candidacy...
WGXC Newsroom: - November 24, 2015 - 6:00am
Debora Gilbert is reporting in the Columbia Paper the Hudson Family Literacy Program is facing a funding crisis. The locally developed program helps children, adolescents and adults develop language and other skills needed to get by. Many of the...
WGXC Newsroom: - November 24, 2015 - 6:00am
Assembly member Pete Lopez.(From the Lopez for Congress campaign.) Assembly member Pete Lopez formally announced his bid for Congress, Mon., Nov. 23. In a press release received by WGXC Monday night, Lopez declared his intention to seek the endorsement...
WGXC Newsroom: - November 24, 2015 - 5:59am
Scott Waldman is reporting at Politico New York under a new proposal the state will require utilities to purchase more of their power from carbon-free sources within the next 15 years. The state’s energy goals released in June require the energy...
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