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June's NY Adventures: - February 6, 2016 - 3:56pm
Elaine mentioned an event at the Historical Society to me: Canal Music with Dave Ruch. I thought it sounded interesting so I said yes and she reserved our spaces. We arrived early and walked through the rooms in the main building. We...
New York History: - February 6, 2016 - 9:00am
In Crossing Broadway Washington: Heights and the Promise of New York City (Cornell University Press, 2014), Robert W. Snyder explores New York City in the 1970s. When the South Bronx burned and the promise of New Deal New York and postwar America gave...
Shouting Thomas: - February 6, 2016 - 6:56am
Yeah, I kinda like Trump. It's time for a resurgence of traditional masculinity. And who doesn't hate PC? (The enforcers in academia, offices and government, that's who.) Nothing is going to change for me as a result of the presidential...
Saugerties Times: - February 6, 2016 - 6:30am
(Wikimedia Commons) I’m beginning to remember with fondness the good old days, only a few years ago, when we were worried we’d run out of oil. The Transition Town Initiative movement spread around the globe, telling us how to prepare ourselves to live...
Woodstock Times: - February 6, 2016 - 6:30am
Al Higley On Thursday, January 28, Supreme Court Justice Mary Work rendered a final decision regarding the long-standing litigation between the town of Shandaken and Hanover Farms. The farm stand owner, Al Higley, was ordered to pay the town $126,200 in...
New Paltz Times: - February 6, 2016 - 6:30am
Mohonk Mountain House. Two years ago at this time, an outbreak of norovirus at Mohonk Mountain House caused several hundred guests and staff members to fall ill. The hotel was closed for a full week while a disaster-remediation company was brought in to...
NY Alert - Ulster County: - February 5, 2016 - 11:50pm
CLEARED: E/W State Hwy 17K at Coldenham Rd-Road Reopened-at 11:49PM-T/Montgomery-Orange Co.
UPDATE: E/W State Hwy 17K at Coldenham Rd-Road Closure-at 10:45PM-T/Montgomery-Orange Co.-due to an Accident Investigation for approx.6 hrsNY Alert - Ulster County: - February 5, 2016 - 10:47pm
UPDATE: E/W State Hwy 17K at Coldenham Rd-Road Closure-at 10:45PM-T/Montgomery-Orange Co.-due to an Accident Investigation for approx.6 hrs
Saugerties Times: - February 5, 2016 - 5:12pm
The Saugerties Police Department is warning the public about a telephone scam. Local residents have reported receiving phone calls from a person claiming to be an agent with the U.S. Treasury Department. The caller advises the person that they owe money...
New York History: - February 5, 2016 - 4:15pm
This week on “The Historians” podcast Danielle Sanzone of WMHT-TV explains how the Capital District PBS station is sharing information on local people and their ancestry on social media in conjunction with the national PBS program “Finding...
Kingston Times: - February 5, 2016 - 3:36pm
Zephyr Teachout and U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney at SUNY New Paltz Friday. (Photo: Phyllis McCabe) Zephyr Teachout, who’s seeking the Democratic nomination to run for the House of Representatives from the 19th New York Congressional District, got...
Upstater: - February 5, 2016 - 3:30pm
Once a defunct elementary school, soon to be the Woodstock Music Lab. Have you heard the news about the Woodstock Music Lab, the two-year college level music school (accommodating ages 18-25) that will be housed in the defunct Zena Elementary School on...
Village of Sidney: - February 5, 2016 - 3:18pm
Sidney Police Department arrested 62-year-old Thaddeus David of Oneonta, and 37-year-old Lisa Dougherty of Sidney, for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, & criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, following a...
Woodstock Times: - February 5, 2016 - 1:31pm
(Photo by Luc Novovitch) The music I write…I don’t feel I write it, it flows through me, things that grow within me. It doesn’t come from me, it comes through me. I’m a practical and scientific person, an agnostic, but this is spiritual. There are things...
Upstater: - February 5, 2016 - 1:30pm
“Investment opportunities” be damned; we just want to fix up and live in this house ourselves. Currently set up as a 3-unit multi-family, the house is situated in the village of Stamford in Delaware County, just a block or two from where the...
Kingston Times: - February 5, 2016 - 1:19pm
Kingston Times Editor Dan Barton. (Photo: Keith Ferris/keithferrisphoto.com) Mayor Noble is right. The sales tax talks with the county really are “one of the most important negotiations we will enter into,” as he said last week. At stake is a huge chunk...
Upstater: - February 5, 2016 - 12:56pm
A mystery train1 wails to the west, while a buoy clangs eerily out east. It’s mid-winter in Kingston. I turn my collar up to the bitter wind, look over the left shoulder and wonder what my crew and I are doing on the wrong side of town. We’...
Woodstock Times: - February 5, 2016 - 12:22pm
A Woodstock man is facing serious felony charges after a raid of his Ohayo Mountain Road home turned up heroin, weed, drug packaging materials and what police called an imitation handgun. A Saugerties woman in the home at the time was charged with...
Upstater: - February 5, 2016 - 12:15pm
Located just across the Catskill Creek from the center of Catskill village, this c.1891 Victorian has been on our radar before. Two and a half years later, the price has dropped yet again to even more affordable $89,900. Includes some new stuff like the...
Central New York News: - February 5, 2016 - 11:12am
In this morning's Nostalgia Corner segment on my show we featured the 1961 classic film "Breakfast at Tiffanys." This movie was nominated for many Academy Awards but won only two. Take a listen to the story; Continue reading…
Central New York News: - February 5, 2016 - 9:25am
This was a good one this morning. take a listen. What an interesting story about the signature song from this award-winning film. Continue reading…
Upstater: - February 5, 2016 - 8:00am
We’re back and ready to tell you about yet another participant in our Cold Spring Daytrip Giveaway! Last week we told you where to fill your bellies (Cathryn’s Tuscan Grill…Ring any bells?) This week we’re going to tell you where...
Kingston Times: - February 5, 2016 - 8:00am
Amy Luke wants you to protect (above) ya neck. This week, instead of my usual entertainment or culture analysis, we are going to talk about self-defense. It is a topic often directly related to the quality of nightlife — or life in general — thus it...
Central New York News: - February 5, 2016 - 7:21am
The Sidney United Way allocated $2,000 in 2015 to the Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways to support youth development and provide direct financial assistance to girls throughout Delaware County. Continue reading…
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