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Upstater: - March 24, 2015 - 9:00am
Lakefront Contemporary in Bloomville Price/night: $500 Accommodations: Full house, 3 bedrooms Max guests: 7 Min stay: 2 nights House description: Lulu’s lakefront rental is a weekender’s dream framed in knotty wood paneling and rough cut stone. With the...
Kingston Times: - March 24, 2015 - 8:40am
Kingston Times editor Dan Barton. (Photo: Keith Ferris/Keith Ferris Photo) Benjamin Netanyahu survived a pretty good scare last week to hold on to Israel’s premiership in an election that may be one of the turning points in not only Israeli history, but...
Bovina (NY) History: - March 24, 2015 - 8:00am
One hundred years ago today, Mrs. Michael Miller passed away at the age of 83. Sarah Ann McCune, better known as Sally, was born in Bovina on March 29, 1832, the daughter of John McCune (1794-1850) and Catherine McNaught McCune (1796-1874). She married...
Central New York News: - March 24, 2015 - 7:10am
The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the 2015 Job Fair on Wednesday, March 25th at the Holiday Inn, State Route 23, Oneonta.  The Job Fair will run from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Read More|Comment Continue reading…
WGXC Newsroom: - March 24, 2015 - 7:07am
Jim Planck is reporting in The Daily Mail the Catskill Town Board is moving forward with its plan to convert the position of town highway superintendent from an elected office to an appointed one. Catskill Supervisor Joseph Leggio said the change would...
Central New York News: - March 24, 2015 - 6:48am
If you love a good bowl of chowder then this is the event for you: the Cooperstown Veteran's Club is hosting the "Battle of the Chowda" on Saturday, March 28th from 2pm to 4pm at 60 Main Street.   Read More|Comment Continue reading…
WGXC Newsroom: - March 24, 2015 - 6:43am
Arthur Cusano is reporting in the Register Star the Columbia County Airport has received verbal approval of its new FAA status designation. Columbia County Engineer Dean Knox shared the news with the Board of Supervisors Airport Sub-committee Mon., Mar....
New Paltz Times: - March 24, 2015 - 6:30am
The Culinarians’ Home at 71 Old Tshirkey Road in New Paltz. (photo by Lauren Thomas) “When I tell people I live at the Culinarians’ Home, they always ask me if I’m a chef,” says Alice Richard. The question, as it turns out, is not...
Saugerties Times: - March 24, 2015 - 6:30am
The draft 2015-16 village budget calls for $21,000 in additional spending and would raise the tax rate by four cents per $1,000. The budget, introduced at the March 16 Village Board meeting, includes $2,286,029 in spending from the general fund. The tax...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 24, 2015 - 5:58am
Matthew Hamilton and Rick Karlin are reporting in the Times Union a state Supreme Court justice has dismissed a lawsuit brought by a state teachers union in an attempt to force the state to scrap its property tax cap and tax freeze. In his ruling,...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 24, 2015 - 12:03am
Julia Reischel in The Watershed Post reports that the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) wants to, for the first time, divert some of the water in the Schoharie Reservoir. Since it opened in 1927, most of the water from the...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 24, 2015 - 12:02am
Debby Mayer in The Columbia Paper reports that a petition signed by 80 town residents wants a moratorium on commercial development on Route 9G while the town updates its comprehensive plan. Currently, Route 9G is zoned commercial, with a proposed Dollar...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 24, 2015 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 41F; low 20F. Catskill: High 41F; low 21F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
WGXC Newsroom: - March 23, 2015 - 10:11pm
After the 2004 Super Bowl halftime show, and the infamous Janet Jackson wardrobe malfunction, the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) imposed a $550,000 fine against CBS and its affiliates for airing a woman’s breast on the public airwaves in...
Catskill Chronicle: - March 23, 2015 - 10:01pm
Story and Photos by Carol Montana LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY (March 23, 2015) – The 5th Annual Sullivan County Sportsman & Outdoor Recreation Expo held at the Paul Gerry Field House of SUNY Sullivan in Loch Sheldrake, lured hundreds of visitors from near and...
Upstater: - March 23, 2015 - 3:30pm
We could spend a whole week in Stamford, and we have. The Delaware County village north of Roxbury always seems to have a vein of gold running through it, and the current market is no exception. Submitted for your approval: A Victorian Colonial complete...
Upstater: - March 23, 2015 - 3:30pm
We could spend a whole week in Stamford, and we have. The Delaware County village north of Roxbury always seems to have a vein of gold running through it, and the current market is no exception. Submitted for your approval: A Victorian Colonial complete...
Saugerties Times: - March 23, 2015 - 3:29pm
Turner If more parents have their children opt out of standardized testing, the Saugerties School District could face greater state control and financial difficulties, warned Superintendent Seth Turner in a letter posted to the district’s website on...
Kingston Times: - March 23, 2015 - 3:12pm
Left, Mayor Shayne Gallo. (Photo: Dan Barton) Right, Steve Noble. (Photo: Phyllis McCabe) Mayoral candidate Steve Noble says he’ll rely on a corps of dedicated, albeit politically untried, volunteers in his effort to oust incumbent Democrat Shayne Gallo...
New York History: - March 23, 2015 - 3:00pm
Citing financial hardships, the Board of Directors of the New Netherlands Museum is moving the Half Moon replica ship to the City of Hoorn, The Netherlands. On Saturday night the Half Moon arrived in New London, Connecticut in preparation for it’s...
Village of Sidney: - March 23, 2015 - 2:54pm
A “Protect Our Schools” demonstration will be held in Oneonta Thursday as part of a state wide awareness campaign, to let Governor Cuomo know that parents & teachers feel that school are underfunded, over-mandated and that they fear an...
Kingston Times: - March 23, 2015 - 2:06pm
Michelle Elise, center, with part-time employee AnnChris Warren at left and intern Chloe’ Valentine at right. (Photo: Jeanette Attile) To everything there is a season. But what happens after its season is over, and it gets flung into the $1 sale bin?...
Kingston Happenings: - March 23, 2015 - 1:32pm
Heroin kills at least five times as many people now as it did in 2001 and most of us have felt, or know someone that has felt the impact of deaths by an overdose of this killer. Substance abuse of any kind can lead to this lethal addiction and ensuring...
New York History: - March 23, 2015 - 1:30pm
The Thomas Cole National Historic Site and The Olana Partnership/Olana State Historic Site will co-host an exhibition of contemporary art to highlight the pivotal role that the two historic properties – and the artists who lived and worked there – played...
Upstater: - March 23, 2015 - 1:30pm
Photo credit: Tom Smith. Photo source: https://www.facebook.com/Chronogram. What’s up in the HV? Well let me tell you, there’s some good stuff going on. First, let me start with the Chronogram Block Party. Oh, haven’t heard of it? Well where the heck...