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NY Alert - Greene County: - October 17, 2014 - 1:51pm
RTE 32A Northbound and Southbound between Pine Ave and Malden Ave in the village of Palenville is closed due to debris at 1:50pm- Greene Co
Central New York News: - October 17, 2014 - 1:48pm
THIS JUST IN FROM THE ONEONTA POLICE DEPARTMENT! On October 16, 2014 at about 9:30 PM the City of Oneonta Police Department responded to Smokers Choice at 76 Chestnut St Oneonta N.Y. for a reporte Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Upstater: - October 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
From Architectural Digest. Photo by William Waldron Architectural Digest recently featured this stunning modern riverfront house in Coxsackie designed by Basil Walter. And no, sadly, it is not on the market, so we’ll have to yearn for it from afar...
New York History: - October 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
To celebrate International Archaeology Day, the SUNY-Plattsburgh Anthropology Department and Clinton County Historical Association (CCHA) invite community members to bring their artifacts and collections to the Museum to participate in their Annual...
Woodstock Times: - October 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
Ulster County sheriff Paul VanBlarcum (photo by Dan Barton) Visitors to the county’s Department of Social Services offices will have to show identification and undergo a check for active arrest warrants under a new policy put in place by department...
Village of Sidney: - October 17, 2014 - 12:47pm
Governor Cuomo convened New York State agency leadership along with regional hospital and healthcare representatives to outline the State’s plans for Ebola preparedness and to assure New Yorkers that the State is taking every precaution to protect...
Village of Sidney: - October 17, 2014 - 11:54am
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Afton will be hosting the Four Chamber Mixer at Vincent’s Restaurant on Main Street in Afton on Monday starting at 6:00 PM, with the meeting to follow at 7:00. The meeting is a FREE event...
Upstater: - October 17, 2014 - 11:30am
Not whole lot of five-figure properties going on in New Paltz at the moment, but we did find this 3 bed/2 bath fixer-upper on nearly 8 acres. It’s hard to discern from the pictures how much work needs to be done. Everything looks a bit messy and...
New York History: - October 17, 2014 - 10:45am
This week on “The Historians”, Albany historian and former longtime New York State Assemblyman Jack McEneny on the Pine Hills, the Quackenbush House and the politics of history. In the second half of the show I talk with Adirondack historian...
Central New York News: - October 17, 2014 - 9:23am
Starr LaTronica stopped by the studio this morning. She is from our favorite Four County Library System Cybermobile (we know it as the bookmobile)>  Take a listen to our interview here Continue reading…
New York History: - October 17, 2014 - 9:00am
October is Archives Month US Navy Birthday Confusion Persists Court Approves NYU’s Controversial Expansion NY HIstory Blog Meets Fundraising Goal Preservationists Oppose Frick Expansion Historic Estates Bring Hudson Valley $65M Confederate Officer...
Town of Rosendale: - October 17, 2014 - 8:47am
The ZBA meeting for the month of October has been cancelled.  
Town of Rosendale: - October 17, 2014 - 8:46am
The Rosendale Youth Center / Youth Program will be closing at 5:00 pm on October 31st for Halloween. The Youth Program Office will be open from 11 – 5 that day. Have a safe and fun Halloween everyone!  
Central New York News: - October 17, 2014 - 8:35am
Dana LaCroix stopped by this morning to tell of the exciting events tomorrow in downtown Oneonta at the Farmers Market.  Check it out! Continue reading…
Central New York News: - October 17, 2014 - 7:41am
The Schenevus Foundation for Excellence in Education is giving education the boost it needs by hosting the first annual Dragon 5K Trail Run and Hike, beginning at 11am on Sunday, October 19th at the Betty and Wilbur Davis State Park in Westford, NY. ...
Central New York News: - October 17, 2014 - 7:10am
I was talking about candy apples today.  Do people still give them out at Halloween?  It seems we all just go out and buy those jumbo bags of mini-candy bars to hand out by the fistful now.  But back in the day, when I was a kid trick or treating in...
Saugerties Times: - October 17, 2014 - 6:30am
Photos by David Gordon   The Saugerties Animal Shelter yard and bake sale set for 9:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, will feature tools, household goods, lots of books, toys and some clothes, said shelter manager Marie Post....
New Paltz Times: - October 17, 2014 - 6:30am
Highland’s Oktoberfest returns for its second year this Saturday, October 18. From 3 to 9 p.m. visitors can walk up and down the Hamlet’s Vineyard Avenue, tasting traditional German foods and drinking Deutsche beer. Highland’s Oktoberfest returns for its...
Woodstock Times: - October 17, 2014 - 6:30am
(Photo by Dion Ogust) Woodstock supervisor Jeremy Wilber announced October 14, that he had sent a letter to the Department of Environmental Conservation urging them to take over as lead agency in the State Environmental Quality Review of plans for the...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 17, 2014 - 12:25am
Melanie Lekocevic in The Daily Mail reports that the Greene County YMCA opened in Coxsackie Thu., Oct. 16, without hoopla or the pool that was part of the original plan. “Ten years ago we were looking at a 30,000-square-foot facility, which would include...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 17, 2014 - 12:20am
The proposed Berkshire Mountain Club.(Courtesy berkshiremtnclub.com) Diane Valden is reporting in the Columbia Paper the final decision on the Catamount resort project is still up in the air. Last month the Copake Zoning Board of Appeals deadlocked two-...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 17, 2014 - 12:15am
Casey Seiler is reporting at Capitol Confidential Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s analysis of four and a half years of data from the rental site Airbnb found more than two-thirds of reservations violated New York law. The report, “Airbnb in the City...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 17, 2014 - 12:15am
Rep. Chris Gibson and his Democratic opponent in the 19th Congressional District race Sean Eldridge debated Oct. 16 at 8 p.m. on WMHT-TV and streamed online at http://www.wmht.org/live/. According to the account by Kyle Hughes of nysnys [dot] com,...
WGXC Newsroom: - October 17, 2014 - 12:10am
Ariel Zangla in The Daily Freeman reports that the Greene County Legislature voted 12-0 Wed., Oct. 15 to exceed the tax levy cap for next year’s budget. According to report, the lawmakers said the vote was a precaution, as they hope to present a...