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WGXC Newsroom: - December 16, 2014 - 6:20am
The Daily Freeman is reporting gasoline prices continue to fall. The average retail price of gas in New York state fell an additional 5.4 cents per gallon last week. According to New York State Gas Prices [dot] com, as of Sun., Dec. 14, the average price...
WGXC Newsroom: - December 16, 2014 - 6:14am
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Mon., Dec. 15, announced the results of the latest round of crude oil tank car and rail inspections. In a statement released by his office, Cuomo said inspectors from the New York State Department of Transportation and the Federal...
NY Alert- Delaware County: - December 16, 2014 - 3:41am
...Areas Of Dense Fog Possible Over The Higher Terrain...Through 9 AM, Areas Of Dense Fog Will Continue At Higherelevations Especially Where Snow Is Still On The Ground. Ifdriving Early This Morning, Slow Down, Use Your Low Beamheadlights, And Leave...
NY Alert - Sullivan County: - December 16, 2014 - 3:41am
...Areas Of Dense Fog Possible Over The Higher Terrain...Through 9 AM, Areas Of Dense Fog Will Continue At Higherelevations Especially Where Snow Is Still On The Ground. Ifdriving Early This Morning, Slow Down, Use Your Low Beamheadlights, And Leave...
WGXC Newsroom: - December 16, 2014 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 39F; low 35F. Catskill: High 41F; low 37F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
Catskill Chronicle: - December 15, 2014 - 10:54pm
SULLIVAN COUNTY AND SURROUNDING AREAS (December 15, 2014) – Catskill Mountainkeeper has been awarded a grant of $1.8 million from the State of New York to lead a collaborative project to increase energy conservation and solar penetration in the Southern...
Village of Sidney: - December 15, 2014 - 9:23pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Officials at the Utica School of commerce announced that the vast majority of classes at the Oneonta Branch and Sidney Site would be suspended for the Spring Semester. All current students and re...
Tad's Opus 40 Blog: - December 15, 2014 - 4:40pm
I've written about Wardell Gray here, here, and here, and I don't know that there's a lot I can add, so maybe I'll just dedicate this blog entry/appreciation to my recent Facebook friend, Anita Gray, Wardell's daughter. Listening to any Wardell Gray...
Upstater: - December 15, 2014 - 3:30pm
Travel + Leisure named the Catskills as one of the Best Place to Travel in 2015, calling it a destination for “hip, design-crazed travelers.” There’s certainly no shortage of places to stay in the region, and T+L suggested Hotel Dylan...
Kingston Times: - December 15, 2014 - 2:58pm
KPD Chief Egidio Tinti. (Photo by Dan Barton) Following controversial grand jury decisions in Ferguson, Mo. and Staten Island and the following furious protests, city officials here at home plan to hold a community forum next week to discuss police-...
Upstater: - December 15, 2014 - 1:30pm
Photo by Deborah DeGraffenreid. Shut it down. We’ve finally found farmhouse perfection. Beautiful wood floors, tons of windows, and an indoor pool (!), there’s really nothing about this c.1890 farmhouse with river views that doesn’t...
Glimmerglass Opera Blog: - December 15, 2014 - 12:45pm
“I kid around saying it’s ‘America’s only opera house on a turkey farm.’ Because it was, of course… And the whole business of moving the doors and the whole romance of the site to see through the building and see out...
Village of Sidney: - December 15, 2014 - 12:33pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Fire Destroyed a South Otselic building Sunday afternoon that housed a store, police sub-station and apartments. Firefighters responded to 1597 State Highway 26, from South Otselic, Smyrna,...
WGXC Newsroom: - December 15, 2014 - 12:00pm
A Kindergarten to Career program that encourages students to explore job options is just one of the funding recipients of the Long Island Community Foundation. The organization says 2014 has been a tough year for nonprofit groups. (Courtesy Long Island...
Wait A Second!: - December 15, 2014 - 11:02am
The plaintiff alleged that the police subjected him to excessive force. The plaintiff survived a motion for summary judgment and the case went to trial. The jury found for the police officers. But the case did not end then and there. Arguing that the...
Upstater: - December 15, 2014 - 10:06am
Photo by Deborah DeGraffenreid. Looks like Christmas came a little for early for us, and you, too, if you like antique farmhouses. It’s like Santa himself dropped a whole sackful of gorgeous properties in the Columbia County town of Germantown...
Kingston Happenings: - December 15, 2014 - 10:05am
The Kingston area is very fortunate to have a number of compassionate and dedicated individuals that have found their passion in addressing the needs of disadvantaged members of our community. Doers and Dreamers like this week’s Christine Hein are...
Shouting Thomas: - December 15, 2014 - 9:51am
I went back to school at New York University in the early 90s to get my degree in multimedia. My first job out of school... authoring an educational CD ROM for a start-up. Those days were wild. Nobody had a...
Bovina (NY) History: - December 15, 2014 - 8:00am
From the Andes RecorderDecember 4, 1914• Mrs. Margaret K. Palmer, of Andes, visited her brother, George Gladstone here this week. [Margaret was the widow of Roman Palmer, who was killed in the Civil War in December 1864.]• Wm. H. Maynard has hired...
New York History: - December 15, 2014 - 8:00am
One of the teams heading for the woods was from Hoffmeister, a civilian crew consisting of nine men: four Kreuzers—Earl (32), Floyd (36), George (58), and Bert (62); three Partellos—Dan (37); Charles (41), and Lester (53); Henry Hart (42); and Albert...
WGXC Newsroom: - December 15, 2014 - 7:35am
Some of the stories that made the news Fri., Dec. 12 through Mon., Dec. 15: Melanie Lekocevic reported in The Daily Mail Coxsackie Police Chief Donald Meier abruptly resigned early last week. There was little, if any explanation for the sudden...
Upstater: - December 15, 2014 - 7:34am
Photo by Anthony Pepitone. Back in the 1980s Ronald Reagan was President, nuclear Euro-missiles were aimed at the Soviet Union, the protests of the ’60s were still fresh in mind, and the Russian words perestroika and glasnost were new words in our...
Central New York News: - December 15, 2014 - 7:04am
New York's health exchange is extending its registration deadline for the coming year by five days until Dec. 20. The state Health Department says the extension applies to enrolling or renewing health insurance coverage for the second year of the state-...
Hudson Valley Wine Goddess: - December 15, 2014 - 6:55am
One of the best compliments was when I gave a 6 month subscription to the California Wine Club as a wedding present.  The bride told me that was the best wedding gift they received.So this Holiday Season give the gift of a wine club.  Here are...
Saugerties Times: - December 15, 2014 - 6:30am
Keith and Jane Ruckh of Palenville, at left, with their tree - at right are Frank and Marge Hines, owners of Mountain View Tree Farm (photo by David Gordon) The Wood family, left to right, Tyler, 9, Caitlin, John and Alec, 13 (photo by David...