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Town of Shandaken: - October 29, 2014 - 2:13pm
This meeting will be preceded by a  Public Hearing at 6:15 pm on the  2015 Preliminary Budget. At 6:45 there will be a Public Hearing on a Logging Permit application by Bergen County Sportsman’s Fish & Game Assn. – Rose Mtn. Road, Big...
Upstater: - October 29, 2014 - 1:30pm
Here’s a recent tidbit from the New York Observer, calling out upstate New York for paying less in taxes than downstate but receiving more state funding. Writers Jillian Jorgensen and David Wallis explain:  “You haven’t been pulling your...
New York History: - October 29, 2014 - 12:30pm
“A Celebration of Our Agricultural Community”, a conference on food and farming at The Farmers’ Museum in Cooperstown, will inform and inspire farmers and the public, unifying and driving the agricultural economy in Central New York....
The Uncataloged Museum: - October 29, 2014 - 11:21am
Several months ago, one of my mentees for this year, Catherine Charlebois of the Center for Montreal History, shared her experiences collecting oral histories. She continues the story with this long-delayed (from my end entirely) follow-up post on...
Beekman 1802: - October 29, 2014 - 10:34am
  Ikebana by Toshiro Kawase   In its simplest definition, Ikebana is a traditional form of Japanese flower arranging. More than this, Ikebana seeks to employ the spirituality of its practitioners to achieve an arrangement that emphasizes line...
Upstater: - October 29, 2014 - 10:33am
Horror movie fans, here’s one for you: a 2 bed cabin on Crystal Lake. Okay, so, it’s not the actual Camp Crystal Lake from Friday the 13th, but still, you can get yourself a hockey mask and play make-believe. This Crystal Lake is in Delaware...
Robert Burke Warren's blog: - October 29, 2014 - 10:32am
I understand the impulse to maintain a dam-like wall against swelling emotion for fear it’ll flood the meticulously kept terrain of persona. At best, that turbid stuff can make a mess, at worst, it can cause permanent damage. But I … Continue...
New York History: - October 29, 2014 - 10:00am
Cambridge University Press and the British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) have announced their partnership to launch a new, peer-reviewed, open access, thematic journal, for the history of science. A call for proposals for the first volume of...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 29, 2014 - 8:38am
Jim Fitzgerald is reporting for the Associated Press federal regulators ruled Tues., Oct. 28, a sleep-deprived engineer was the cause of a derailment last year that killed four people and injured more than 70. The National Transportation Board said...
Central New York News: - October 29, 2014 - 8:20am
Do you remember when singer Charlie Rich set fire to the piece of paper announcing John Denver as the winner of the 1975 CMA Entertainer of the Year Award?  And he did it live on national television/  John Denver never deserved this and I am sure Charlie...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 29, 2014 - 7:54am
Matthew Hamilton is reporting at Capitol Confidential a Jonathan Soros-funded super PAC has begun airing its second commercial in the 46th Senate District. The ad accuses Republican challenger George Amedore of taking cash from corporate special...
New Paltz Times: - October 29, 2014 - 6:30am
Ulster County Comptroller Elliott Auerbach has done us all a favor by overseeing the publication of a concise, comprehensive report titled “A Study of the Impact and Best Practices for Industrial Development Agencies.” The October 7, 2014 report...
Central New York News: - October 29, 2014 - 6:29am
With Sabatini's restaurant on Route 23, Southside Oneonta now officially closed, it reminds us that many eateries have come and gone over the years in Oneonta, NY.  Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Saugerties Times: - October 29, 2014 - 6:25am
While the Saugerties Area Chamber of Commerce is still meeting to work out all the details of the event, the start of 2015 will be marked by a ball drop at Reis Parking Lot at midnight on New Year’s Eve. The village decided to set up the event after...
Shouting Thomas: - October 29, 2014 - 5:34am
My life is so good right now that I'm watching my back. Because, as the Grateful Dead say: When life looks like Easy Street There is danger at your door I'm not rich in terms of money, but I'm rich...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 29, 2014 - 12:20am
From Howie Hawkins website. Greene Party gubernatioral candidate Howie Hawkins will be at the Swallow coffee shop in Hudson from 5-6 p.m., Wed., Oct. 29, according to his campaign page. Swallow is at 433 Warren St. Also in Hudson, Democrat state Senator...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 29, 2014 - 12:15am
Joseph Spector in Politics on the Hudson reports that New York was again ranked 49th by the the Washington D.C.-based conservative group Tax Foundation, though the group earlier this month hosted an event awarding Gov. Andrew Cuomo for his tax policies....
WGXC Newsroom: - October 29, 2014 - 12:10am
Matthew Hamilton is reporting at Capitol Confidential Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s Smart Schools Commission Mon., Oct. 27, released its report on how the $2 billion Smart Schools Bond Act should be spent. That bond is one of three proposals on the ballot...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 29, 2014 - 12:05am
Weather right now Cairo: High 58F; low 41F. Catskill: High 59F; low 40F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
The Catskill Cabin Life: - October 28, 2014 - 8:58pm
While we drove to the cabin, the sun got up underneath these clouds and turned them into fire. Finn and I went on a hike.  Walking toward the sun was intense.I don't know how these sheets of rock were made, but I can think of a number of uses...
Catskill Chronicle: - October 28, 2014 - 8:41pm
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY (October 28, 2014) – Hours of community input are coming to fruition as the next phase of the Sullivan County River Access Plan, an initiative which has engaged and activated the community, is now being initiated. As Sue Currier,...
Central New York News: - October 28, 2014 - 7:48pm
Longtime popular Oneonta eatery Sabatini's Little Italy has closed. The restaurant was open to handle the crowds for parents weekend this past Saturday.  In fact I went on Saturday night and had my usual terrific meal Read More|Comment Continue reading...
Paul's Angling Journal: - October 28, 2014 - 4:31pm
… and another recent ride. I imagine these are getting a bit boring, but I’m excited about my GoPro! I’ll work on my cinematography some before posting anything long again, so far the shots have been quite ad hoc. watch in a larger...
Upstater: - October 28, 2014 - 4:00pm
The village of Tivoli and the entire Hudson Valley in general are the new Brooklyn, or so says the NYTs. In fact, the Atlantic recently took the time to chronicle all of the places that the Times have compared to the borough. Others on the list included...