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Kingston Happenings: - July 22, 2014 - 6:51am
The World’s Largest Sundae -  built in Kingston, NY The City of Kingston will get some world-wide recognition thanks to our hometown Boice Brothers Dairy and the many volunteers and sponsors that put on a community event like no other. Assembling...
WGXC Newsroom: - July 22, 2014 - 6:32am
Brian Nearing is reporting in the Times Union the U.S. Environmental Agency is revamping its $2.5 million water treatment system at the toxic Dewey Loeffel Landfill. The upgrade will remove an additional type of pollution not addressed when the system...
New Paltz Times: - July 22, 2014 - 6:30am
As our summer residents and visitors exit the Thruway and turn left onto Route 299, drive down through the village and across the river to enjoy all that west of the Wallkill has to offer, we might remind them that there are also plenty of fun things to...
Saugerties Times: - July 22, 2014 - 6:30am
(Photo by Irene Rivera Hurst) Saugerties has been hopping with big events lately: the Fourth of July celebration and fireworks, the Hudson Project, First Friday, art shows and HITS, among others. With so many events, sometimes humble little undertakings...
Middleburgh Community News: - July 22, 2014 - 3:17am
The  Middleburgh Library Annual Book Sale will be held on  Saturday, July 26, from 9:00 to 1:00. We have a great selection of books, fiction, non-fiction, and children’s.  Also DVD's, CD’s and Audio Books.     ...
WGXC Newsroom: - July 22, 2014 - 12:15am
Weather right now Cairo: High 87F; low 66F. Catskill: High 87F; low 67F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
The Catskill Cabin Life: - July 21, 2014 - 11:19pm
Mom, last week you predicted that Finn would be resting his chin on the bottom rail.  Well, here he is:
The Catskill Cabin Life: - July 21, 2014 - 11:16pm
Step 1- hike to a wild blueberry patch. . .  Sorry, location cannot be disclosed!Step 2- Keep Finn from picking too many blueberries. Step 3- Bring home the blueberries and put them next to the raspberries we picked along a nearby road.Step 4-...
The Catskill Cabin Life: - July 21, 2014 - 11:09pm
Last steps were to staple the screens on and put on the trim.  The trim was a bit of a challenge because each frame is different in size and degree of not square they are.  Each one was its own piece of furniture, so there was no standard by...
Catskill Chronicle: - July 21, 2014 - 10:59pm
CLARYVILLE, NY (July 21, 2014) – A team with the National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC), an AmeriCorps program, is working with the Frost Valley YMCA to help maintain their current trail systems. For the next seven weeks, eight NCCC members will be...
Glimmerglass Opera Blog: - July 21, 2014 - 4:40pm
Madame Butterfly and Carousel both feature a Prince Less-than-Charming. For the creators, the male leads in the source material presented significant problems. Would Benjamin Franklin Pinkerton remain a one-dimensional representation of American...
Kingston Times: - July 21, 2014 - 4:09pm
Our photographer Phyllis McCabe was on hand at the Strand on Sunday for the construction and consumption of the record-breaking ice cream sundae, put together to mark Boice Bros. Dairy’s 100th year in business. Here’s some of what she brought...
New York History: - July 21, 2014 - 4:00pm
The famous Riddle of the Sphinx asks, “Which creature has one voice and yet becomes four-footed and then two-footed, and finally three-footed?” To which Oedipus answered: “Man, who crawls on all fours as a child, then walks on two feet as an adult, and...
Upstater: - July 21, 2014 - 3:30pm
Did anyone feel that earthquake in the Hudson Highlands a few weeks ago? If you didn’t, you’re certainly not alone. It was only a 2.5 magnitude, barely strong enough to shake the knick-knacks off your shelf, but it was an earthquake...
Upstater: - July 21, 2014 - 3:30pm
Did anyone feel that earthquake in the Hudson Highlands a few weeks ago? If you didn’t, you’re certainly not alone. It was only a 2.5 magnitude, barely strong enough to shake the knick-knacks off your shelf, but it was an earthquake...
New York History: - July 21, 2014 - 3:30pm
Crailo State Historic Site has announced its annual Summer Sampler History Camp for kids. This year’s Summer Sampler takes place August 4-8 from 10 am to 12 pm each day. Participants can pick and choose the days to attend, from just one day up to all...
Kingston Times: - July 21, 2014 - 2:43pm
Chris Rea. (Photo: Robin Williams) (Editor’s note: Updates with input from the mayor.) It’s been two and a half years since former Kingston fire chief Chris Rea was suspended without pay. In that time, Mayor Shayne Gallo has repeatedly accused him...
Village of Sidney: - July 21, 2014 - 2:10pm
The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 20-year-old Thomas Knickerbocker of Sherburne on charges of 2nd degree Rape, Criminal Sexual Act, Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child, Disseminating Indecent Material to a Minor, and...
Village of Sidney: - July 21, 2014 - 2:06pm
Pinpointing the source of a salmonella outbreak may soon take less time and be more accurate, due to the next generation DNA sequencing techniques being used at the State’s Wadsworth Center Laboratories. The technology enables public health laboratories...
Upstater: - July 21, 2014 - 1:30pm
Not that we’re hoarders or anything, or even big packrats for that matter, but we’ve stockpiled our fair share of stuff that we probably don’t need all that much. And when we see a house like this that’s so clean and minimalist,...
New York History: - July 21, 2014 - 1:30pm
For more than a century, Adirondack history has dealt with the complex issues of private clubs, large estates, and public access. Decisions made long ago had a lasting effect that only in recent decades has been reversing with the state purchase of major...
Robert Burke Warren's blog: - July 21, 2014 - 12:48pm
  I’m happy to report on my new gig as music editor for The Weeklings. I’ve written for this fine publication before, weighing in on post-apocalyptic novels, rock and roll movies, and the Syria Crisis (see here) but now I will be...
Wait A Second!: - July 21, 2014 - 11:39am
The old saying is that you can't serve two masters. But you can. Under Title VII, you can sue your immediate employer as well as another entity that also controls your employment. They are both on the hook for an unlawful employment practice if the...
Richard Reeve: - July 21, 2014 - 11:10am
Part 2 of a series on the Alchemical Recipe of the One Man We left off asking two questions: How might the coniunctio bring forth the Orphan into the status of the Foundling?  What are the inherent demands that emerge in process when an experience like...
Town of Tompkins: - July 21, 2014 - 10:25am
The regular monthly meeting of the Town of Tompkins Town Board was called to order at 7:07 pm in the Town meeting room, Trout Creek, NY. With William Layton leading in the Flag salute. Present: William Layton – Supervisor Howard Buttel – Councilperson...