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Catskill Chronicle: - August 24, 2015 - 11:59pm
Photos by Carol Montana LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY (August 24, 2015) – The Livingston Manor Labor Day Festival is good old-fashioned family fun! The event will be  held on Sunday, September 6. This year the pre-festival activities will include a 5K run at...
Central New York News: - August 24, 2015 - 9:29pm
Indy car driver Justin Wilson has died of injuries sustained at Pocono Raceway on Sunday.  A piece of another car involved in a crash struck Wilson in the head.  The injuries were considered life threatening at the time and in fact Wilson has been in a...
Hudson Valley Wine Goddess: - August 24, 2015 - 8:34pm
There is so much to be learned at the Wine Bloggers Conference.  Both about wine and and about marketing.  Instead o writing an indepth review I thought I'd share with you notable quotes. Some are funny, some serious and some educational.Karen...
NY Alert - Greene County: - August 24, 2015 - 8:10pm
...A Strong Thunderstorm Will Affect Southwestern Albany...Northwestern Greene And Southeastern Schoharie Counties...At 810 PM EDT...A Strong Thunderstorm Was Near Gilboa...Or 14 Milesnorth Of Hunter...Moving Northeast At 20 Mph.Winds In Excess Of 40 Mph...
NY Alert - Schoharie County: - August 24, 2015 - 8:10pm
...A Strong Thunderstorm Will Affect Southwestern Albany...Northwestern Greene And Southeastern Schoharie Counties...At 810 PM EDT...A Strong Thunderstorm Was Near Gilboa...Or 14 Milesnorth Of Hunter...Moving Northeast At 20 Mph.Winds In Excess Of 40 Mph...
Beekman 1802: - August 24, 2015 - 7:27pm
We’ve lobbied really hard for Garrison Keillor to give up life in Lake Wobegone and move to Sharon Springs, but thus far he has not answered our letters or returned our calls. Sharon Springs has beautiful people and above-average children, too, so on to...
NY Alert- Delaware County: - August 24, 2015 - 4:09pm
...Strong Thunderstorms Will Affect Northwestern Delaware...Southwestern Otsego And Southeastern Chenango Counties ...* At 409 PM EDT...Doppler Radar Was Tracking A Strong Thunderstormnear Afton...Or 9 Miles North Of Deposit...Moving Northeast At 25Mph...
Upstater: - August 24, 2015 - 3:30pm
Located just up Route 6 from our previous property, this c.1760s Colonial is in the hamlet of Slate Hill and boasts 2400 square feet of space on the inside. That breaks down to $89/square foot, a bargain in anyone’s mind. But not only is it a...
New York History: - August 24, 2015 - 3:00pm
The sudden retirement of Bob Weible, the New York State Historian, provides an opportunity to reassess the position. What does the history community want from the state historian – assuming there even should be one in the first place? Bruce...
Town of Shandaken: - August 24, 2015 - 1:47pm
LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Shandaken Planning Board will hold a Public Hearing, pursuant to §274 and/or §276 of the State Law and as prescribed the District Schedule of Area and Bulk Regulations of the Shandaken Town Code for...
Upstater: - August 24, 2015 - 1:30pm
This might be a first for us: a c.1722 grist mill, still standing, mill works included, refurbished into a private residence. If that doesn’t fill our Old House Week stipulations, we don’t know what will. The back of the property looks out...
New York History: - August 24, 2015 - 12:00pm
Historic Huguenot Street will debut “1677 Huguenot Wheat,” a strong wheat ale inspired by the beers of the early 18th century, at a keg tapping and tasting on the DuBois Fort lawn (81 Huguenot Street) on Saturday. Brewed by The Gilded Otter brewmaster...
Kingston Times: - August 24, 2015 - 11:38am
Shayne Gallo photo by Dan Barton; Steve Noble photo by Phyllis McCabe. After weeks of sometimes-contentious wrangling, Mayor Shayne Gallo and Democratic primary challenger Steve Noble have agreed on terms for a debate. The two are expected to meet on...
Central New York News: - August 24, 2015 - 10:59am
A proposal in New York state to gradually raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers could be formally approved any day. The increase was endorsed by a state Wage Board last month and will be phased in over six years beginning with an initial increase...
Central New York News: - August 24, 2015 - 10:55am
State police at Oneonta say a fatal motorcycle accident occurred Friday night in Laurens. Troopers say 20 year old Eric Ericson of Laurens was driving north on state Route 205, near Blood Mills Road in Laurens,at about 9:30 p Read More|Comment Continue...
New York History: - August 24, 2015 - 10:07am
The National Park Service is turning 99 years old on August 25, 2015 and everyone is getting a present – free admission! Saratoga National Historical Park’s celebration on Tuesday features a Fort Ticonderoga Fife and Drums concert at noon, musket...
Upstater: - August 24, 2015 - 10:00am
1375 Hurley Mountain Road, Hurley My love of old houses blossomed when I moved to upstate New York. When I was growing up, I lived in various places around Alaska, including a suburb just outside of Anchorage, where buildings and homes are seldom older...
Wait A Second!: - August 24, 2015 - 9:44am
This my favorite Section 1983 case of the year. A divided Court of Appeals holds that a jury must determine whether an Occupy Wall Street protester has an excessive force claim against two police officers who pepper-sprayed her after she refused to give...
Shouting Thomas: - August 24, 2015 - 8:42am
My body is fading away. I retired, in part, to work on my body, to try to keep healthy and fit. But, my body is still slowly falling apart. I can see and feel every bodily and mental system slowly...
Saugerties Times: - August 24, 2015 - 6:46am
Greetings from Blue Mountain. As I write this I’m frying an egg on the steel roof of my shop. (Not really, but I could.) You see, I’ve been banished from the big house by my wife ever since I took a shot at a groundhog from the bathroom window. She said...
Central New York News: - August 24, 2015 - 6:36am
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New Paltz Times: - August 24, 2015 - 6:30am
A view of the Hamilton Point carriage road at Minnewaska State Park. (photo by Lauren Thomas) The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation held a public meeting last Wednesday on the SUNY New Paltz campus. Dozens of community...
Woodstock Times: - August 24, 2015 - 6:30am
Karl Berger and Ingrid Sertso performing in Woodstock, 2013. For years, we’ve been hearing warnings that overuse of antibiotics could lead to a crisis of mutated microbes that fail to respond to the usual drugs. And now MRSA, Methicillin-resistant...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 24, 2015 - 5:37am
Full audio of local headlines and weather for Mon., Aug. 24 (5:30). (Produced by Philip Grant.) https://data.wavefarm.org/r/4b/en/5h/WGXC%20Weekend%20in%20review08242015.mp3
WGXC Newsroom: - August 24, 2015 - 5:35am
Some of the stories that made the news Fri., Aug. 21 through Sun., Aug. 23 John Mason reported in the Register-Star Democrat Victor Mendolia has quit the race for Hudson Common Council President due to health concerns. In making his withdrawal, Mendolia ...