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Tad's Opus 40 Blog: - August 14, 2014 - 12:06pm
Bob Weinstock seems to have entered into a short-lived partnership with Morris Levy, who was among other things the owner of Birdland, to form a record company called Birdland Records. It's probably just as well for Weinstock that it was short-lived,...
New York History: - August 14, 2014 - 12:00pm
Last week, following the announcement that the Old Stone Barracks in Plattsburgh was named to the Preservation League of New York State’s “Seven to Save” list, The Friends of the Old Stone Barracks announced that it has launched a...
Hudson Valley Wine Goddess: - August 14, 2014 - 11:38am
I stopped by Millbrook Winery the other day to pick up some information for the Hudson Valley Wine & Spirits Competition and I got treated to a taste of their first estate Riesling.Keeping in mind these are very young vines I was looking forward to...
Upstater: - August 14, 2014 - 11:30am
So? What do we think of this funky house in Putnam Valley? We weren’t sure at first, especially in terms of the patchwork-looking exterior, but once we looked inside, we were sold on the design. And those eco-friendly perks include non-polluting...
Delaware County Current Public Health Notices: - August 14, 2014 - 10:49am
What:         The Cancer Services Program of Delaware, Otsego and Schoharie counties will offer free health screenings to women 40 and older who are uninsured. There are no income guidelines. In partnership with...
Country Weekend: - August 14, 2014 - 10:23am
  Summer feels compressed this year. Spring was late, andall my flowers seem to bloom two weeks past their usual time. Already people are talking about autumn.                  ...
Central New York News: - August 14, 2014 - 8:48am
Here's a perfect way to enjoy a gorgeous evening on Otsego Lake in Cooperstown, NY and at the same time, help an amazing Oneonta organization Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Central New York News: - August 14, 2014 - 8:12am
An Amber Alert has been issued throughout Central New York for two young Amish girls abducted from a roadside stand near the Canadian border. 6-year old Delila Miller and 12-year old Fanny Miller are presumed to have been abducted by the driver of a...
Central New York News: - August 14, 2014 - 7:03am
The Albany Times Union reports the FBI raided the Binghamton home of New York State Senator Thomas Libous and his wife, Frances on August 8. Last month, the Republican Senator was indicted by a federal grand jury on a charge of making a false statement...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 14, 2014 - 6:32am
The Columbia-Greene campus. (Courtesy suny.edu) Joe Gentile is reporting in The Daily Mail the Columbia County Board of Supervisors Wed., Aug. 13, approved the Columbia-Greene Community College 2014-15 budget. The $17.6 million spending plan would...
Central New York News: - August 14, 2014 - 6:10am
A 60-year-old Florida man has pleaded not guilty to murder and 10 other charges in the death of a New York state trooper struck down during a highway traffic stop.Almond Upton of Melrose was arraigned Wednesday morning in Broome County Court on an...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 14, 2014 - 6:09am
William J. Kemble is reporting in the Daily Freeman U.S. Department of Energy officials have declared the proposed 336-mile Champlain Hudson Power Express project ready for a Presidential permit. The permit would allow a 1,000-megawatt electric...
Central New York News: - August 14, 2014 - 5:58am
Why is Frank Sinatra's personal pick up truck at Brooks House of BBQ in Oneonta? Old Blue Eyes purchased this truck at the height of his bobbysoxer fame in 1936.  It was some of the first real money Sinatra spent at the dawning of his sixty year career...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 14, 2014 - 5:46am
Brian Nearing is reporting in the Times Union Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan has sharply rebuked the state Department of Environmental Conservation over its review of a planned oil terminal expansion at the Port of Albany. In a letter to the DEC last month,...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 14, 2014 - 12:12am
Weather right now Cairo: High 73F; low 50F. Catskill: High 73F; low 51F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
Big Gay Hudson Valley: - August 13, 2014 - 10:30pm
Get ready for the 2014 Hairdresser’s Disco Ball and Fantasy Hair Show! Last year’s stellar event sold out and became one of the most talked-about social events of the Hudson Valley. Join eighteen local salons as they present wild, wacky and wonderful...
June's NY Adventures: - August 13, 2014 - 10:16pm
The kids and I had our traditional meal consisting of ALL junk food....this time it was for breakfast.   I provided all sorts of goodies including potato chips and  chocolate covered pretzels and chocolate cake and whipped cream, cheese doodles...
The Catskill Cabin Life: - August 13, 2014 - 9:37pm
We did a poor job taking family photos this weekend, but here are a few gems.  We went to the Woodstock Animal Sanctuary and then had lunch on Phoenicia, which is becoming a very popular stop in the mountains for bikers.We wonder if he is...
Kingston Times: - August 13, 2014 - 5:45pm
Two Kingston men, one a noted local amateur mixed martial arts fighter, the other the owner of a city fighting gym, were arrested and charged with defrauding a local scrap-metal business. Michael J. Colon, 30, of Kingston, the mixed martial artist, and...
Big Gay Hudson Valley: - August 13, 2014 - 5:08pm
[ Photos courtesy of John Bigelow Taylor ] Big Gay Hudson Valley will host a special reception and tour of the the acclaimed traveling exhibition, READ MY PINS: THE MADELEINE ALBRIGHT COLLECTION at The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and...
Upstater: - August 13, 2014 - 4:00pm
The Chicago Tribune’s Travel section laid out a whole lotta lovin’ for the Hudson Valley two days ago with a feature extolling our fair region. You can read it here, but be prepared to have to register, create an account, and sign up for the...
New York History: - August 13, 2014 - 3:00pm
Almost everyone within sniffing distance of public history these days, in any capacity, is on the lookout for the silver bullet that will somehow “rescue” their particular site, or organization, or even the entire field, from the edge of a...