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New Paltz Times: - March 25, 2015 - 6:30am
Once upon a time (you looked so fine, threw the bums a dime, etc.) — I’m sorry, but every time I hear or say “Once upon a time,” I can’t help but think of Dylan’s “Like a Rolling Stone” — we didn’t have to worry about every word we said. For...
Saugerties Times: - March 25, 2015 - 6:19am
With technological progress comes the cost of keeping up. For Saugerties fire companies, that will mean thousands of dollars for new pagers. Ulster County’s Emergency Dispatch system will be changing the radio frequencies it uses to alert fire...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 25, 2015 - 12:03am
A public hearing on changing the “Code of the Village of Athens” will be held at 6:30 p.m. March 25 in the Municipal Building in the Village of Athens. Proposed Local Law No. 2-2015 contains a new curfew, not allowing anyone under 18 on the...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 25, 2015 - 12:02am
Matthew Hamilton in The Albany Times-Union reports that a Siena College poll out March 23 reported that 80 percent of New Yorkers say public emails of official state business should not be thrown away after 90 days, the current state policy. Only 71...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 25, 2015 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 48F; low 38F. Catskill: High 49F; low 38F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 24, 2015 - 11:20pm
New York City is getting into the field recordings game, just like Washington, Boston, Oakland, San Francisco, and Minneapolis. Those cities have installed ShotSpotter, a series of open microphones around the cities that pinpoints the location of gunfire...
Upstater: - March 24, 2015 - 3:30pm
A Sunday Hike on the Kingston Greenline – HILLARY HARVEY [Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in Chronogram’s Daily Dose on March 23 and has been reposted here with the author’s permission.] All over the Hudson Valley...
Tad's Opus 40 Blog: - March 24, 2015 - 3:14pm
Does it seem that every time Bob Weinstock decides to make a record with King Pleasure, he gets it all wrong, and yet it comes out so right?In earlier sessions, he seems to have thought of Pleasure as a rhythm and blues singer. He's tossed him into...
New York History: - March 24, 2015 - 3:00pm
The New York State Museum in Albany has issued a call for artifacts, images and stories for its upcoming exhibit “Votes for Women Celebrating New York’s Suffrage Centennial”, planned for the Fall of 2017. November 2017 will mark the...
Village of Sidney: - March 24, 2015 - 1:33pm
Bidding has been opened up for a casino in the Southern Tier by the state Gaming Commission. The commission chose only 3 casino bids instead of 4 in December, bypassing the Southern Tier entirely, in favor of a casino to be placed in Seneca County, about...
Upstater: - March 24, 2015 - 1:30pm
A local told us once that Maggieville was the affectionate moniker for Margaretville, located in Delaware County. We’ve never heard anyone else call it that, but what the heck, maybe we can make it stick. This well-maintained Victorian sits in the...
Village of Sidney: - March 24, 2015 - 1:26pm
Binghamton mayor Rich David announced that Binghamton Police Chief Joseph Zikuski has been placed on paid administrate leave beginning today. Chief Zikuski has recently been accused of sexual harassment by women working in & around the Binghamton...
New York History: - March 24, 2015 - 12:00pm
This Saturday, March 28, 2015, Schuyler Mansion will host “Fabric For Furniture: Historic Choices,” presented by Elizabeth Lahikainen as first of the site’s 2015 spring lecture series focusing on 18th-century interior decoration, Schuyler Splendor: The...
Hudson Valley Wine Goddess: - March 24, 2015 - 10:33am
Every few months, Captain Lawrence releases a limited batch of specialty four-packs of very unique beers. This time around, it’s the Seeking Alpha triple IPA. That’s right, triple—we’ll see your imperial IPA and raise you another blast of hoppy goodness...
Upstater: - March 24, 2015 - 10:30am
The outside of this house made us check listings for adjacent lots, just because it would be great to see it everyday, never mind to own it. Attention to detail extends inside with some excellent wayne-scotting and great tile in the bathroom as well....
New York History: - March 24, 2015 - 10:00am
Each year, Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site sets out to recognize one woman’s demonstration of the character traits of Martha Washington. Throughout the American Revolution, including the time she spent with her husband at Headquarters,...
Upstater: - March 24, 2015 - 10:00am
This is practically the archetypal upstate house. It’s a recently renovated farmhouse with some original wood floors, 9 ft. ceilings, enough property for a garden, and just the most charming bedrooms. It’s also within walking distance to the Tillson...
Upstater: - March 24, 2015 - 10:00am
We’ve always liked the historic village of Goshen in Orange County. In fact, a few years back, we wrote about a walking tour your can take that will hit all of the big history spots in town. Goshen is also home to the Orange County Government...
Central New York News: - March 24, 2015 - 9:50am
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation officials say it’s expected to be another dry spring and outdoor burning of brush is again banned state-wide for a couple months. Burning for the season is prohibited in towns with less than 20,000...
Robert Burke Warren's blog: - March 24, 2015 - 9:44am
Ahoy there and Happy Spring. Songs fascinate me. I play them, I write them, I obsess over them. I throw myself at them like a drunk. Last year, at the preschool where I play once a week, an encounter with … Continue reading →
Cluckin A Critter Farm: - March 24, 2015 - 9:29am
So yesterday we went to Vick’s acupuncture appointment in Delmar, where I usually sit in the car and read my Kindle or snooze until she is finished, but we arranged for Gia to stop by while in the area today and pick up her umbrella swift that I repaired...
Central New York News: - March 24, 2015 - 9:08am
Did you know that the Oneonta Nursery School is over 50 years old?  Me either.  They are holding a big open house on Wednesday, March 25.  Listen to my interview below for details. Continue reading…
Upstater: - March 24, 2015 - 9:00am
Lakefront Contemporary in Bloomville Price/night: $500 Accommodations: Full house, 3 bedrooms Max guests: 7 Min stay: 2 nights House description: Lulu’s lakefront rental is a weekender’s dream framed in knotty wood paneling and rough cut stone. With the...