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WGXC Newsroom: - May 27, 2015 - 12:02am
From NWS. New York’s burn ban expired May 21, and now residents of towns with fewer than 20,000 people can burn small brush on their property, less than 6 inches in diameter and 8 feet in length. The NWS currently lists the Hudson Valley as in a...
Kingston Citizens: - May 27, 2015 - 12:01am
By Rebecca Martin “We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one.” – Jacques Cousteau Tonight, Kingston’s Public Safety/General Government Committee passed a resolution unanimously for a referendum that would include...
WGXC Newsroom: - May 27, 2015 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 85F; low 64F. Catskill: High 86F; low 65F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
Catskill Chronicle: - May 26, 2015 - 9:52pm
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY (May 26, 2015) – The 20th Annual Magical History Tour will be held on Saturday, June 20, as part of the NYS Path through History Weekend. Participants will have a choice of two tours with identical itineraries, both leaving from and...
WGXC Newsroom: - May 26, 2015 - 9:48pm
PLAY AUDIO VERSION OF THIS REPORT (1:25) “Amateur Radio Newsline” correspondent Skeeter Nash reports that host Bill Pasternak is in hospital, stable in the ICU. The weekly news survey of amateur radio is suspended while Pasternak recovers....
The Marcellus Effect: - May 26, 2015 - 3:42pm
active Marcellus well, Bradford County, PA Nearly two weeks ago, the NY State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) released their Final SGEIS. Weighing in at 2,000 pages – about 20 pounds – this report lays the groundwork for what many believe...
Upstater: - May 26, 2015 - 3:30pm
From the Phoenicia Diner on Facebook. For anyone who’s been a long time resident of the Catskills, this recent article from the Daily Mail UK might elicit a chuckle or two. Back when the towns in the Catskills were all but forgotten, shuttered...
Village of Sidney: - May 26, 2015 - 3:28pm
The 53rd General Clinton Canoe Regatta featured 4 days of canoe racing, over the Memorial Day weekend, over 1000 paddlers from North America, competed including yesterday’s 70-mile endurance races, from Cooperstown to Bainbridge. Andy Triebold from...
Beekman 1802: - May 26, 2015 - 3:15pm
We re-design the flagship Beekman 1802 Mercantile in Sharon Springs with a new theme 5 times year (once for each season of the year and for holidays). Since many of you living in all parts of the world can’t make it to Sharon Springs each season,...
The Uncataloged Museum: - May 26, 2015 - 3:03pm
A few weeks ago, I wrapped up my first semester of teaching Museums and Community Engagement online for the Johns Hopkins University Museum Studies graduate program.   This experience was very much about both learning and teaching for me. In this...
New York History: - May 26, 2015 - 3:00pm
The tragically short career of Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) has created a penumbra of martyred glory around his work. This must give him a chuckle wherever his spirit looks down on the shuffling hordes trekking to view his work reverently installed...
Town of Shandaken: - May 26, 2015 - 2:33pm
Town of Shandaken Seeking Couselors & Jr. Counselors (17 yrs. or older), for their Summer Rec. Program. July 7 – Aug 13. Tuesdays through Thursdays, 3 days a week. Application Forms . Deadline for Application is June 20th, 2015.  Bring to...
Hudson Valley Wine Goddess: - May 26, 2015 - 2:03pm
For most of us, Memorial Day Weekend is about getting as far away from work, both psychologically and perhaps geographically, as possible. Yet for Ryan Kipp, brewer at Captain Lawrence, the workplace was where he chose to mark a special occasion:...
Central New York News: - May 26, 2015 - 1:53pm
Senator Thomas Libous says he wants New York state's property tax cap to be made permanent. The Republican-controlled Senate has voted in favor of retaining the tax cap which was enacted in 2011. Libous, a Binghamton Republican, did not vote on the plan...
Kingston Happenings: - May 26, 2015 - 1:45pm
By contributing writer: Lynn Woods Ole Savannah Southern Table and Bar, located in the former Steelhouse on the Historic Roundout Waterfront, opened a week ago—just in time for summer. No other restaurant in Kingston offers such fabulous views of the...
Upstater: - May 26, 2015 - 1:30pm
Some might be on the fence about the look of the exterior (we love it), but it’s tough to deny that the interior is something kind of special. Not only is it rife with stunning woodwork, the house, which was built in 2007, is LEED certified, which...
Upstater: - May 26, 2015 - 1:01pm
We’re happy to congratulate regular Contributor Amy Krane on her recent feature in Elle Decor! Amy writes: “When one of my favorite shelter magazines, Elle Decor, called and asked me to weigh in about colors which are often maligned, I...
Village of Sidney: - May 26, 2015 - 12:27pm
The 53rd General Clinton Canoe Regatta Was held this past weekend; paddlers from 25 states, Canada & even the Untied Kingdom participated. – – – – – – – – – – – – – THE NEW...
New York History: - May 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
Despite the complexities involved in completing the 1900 census, the only fraud exposed occurred in Maryland, where a male enumerator counted dead people as long as they had expired within the past year. Since other shady circumstances were involved, the...
Central New York News: - May 26, 2015 - 11:46am
On May 24, 2015, at about 9:34 p.m., New York State Police at Deposit responded to a Delaware County 911 report of a fatal ATV accident off of Apex Road in the Town of Tompkins, Delaware County.  Upon arriving Troopers observed Keith J. Stratt Continue...
Upstater: - May 26, 2015 - 10:00am
We would love this sweet Victorian no matter where it was located (who doesn’t love some Gothic detailing and a sunny yellow disposition?), but it just happens to be situated in some pretty countryside south of Garrison hamlet near Manitou. To the...
Wait A Second!: - May 26, 2015 - 9:48am
Before they can bring lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of their prison conditions, including the use of excessive force by correction officers, inmates must file an internal grievance. That rule has exceptions. This case highlights one of them....
Central New York News: - May 26, 2015 - 9:34am
The annual Barks for Life event will be held at Oneonta's Fortin Pakr (East End) on Saturday, May 30 2015.  Bring your old dogs or puppies (on a leash please, and rabies shot proof is needed)) for a great event to celebrate that special connection dogs...
New York History: - May 26, 2015 - 9:00am
William E. Mapes, a native of Florida, New York, volunteered in the summer of 1862 to save the Union. In this he was no different from any of the 300,000 men who signed up to fight in a war they had expected to be already over. President Lincoln and the...
Central New York News: - May 26, 2015 - 7:50am
  Here comes a cool new festival to our Central New York region courtesy of Hanford Mills Museum in East Meredith: the "Build-Fix-Grow Festival" on May 30th. Read More|Comment Continue reading…