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Upstater: - July 22, 2014 - 1:30pm
If one more person says that summer is winding down, we’re going to cry. There’s still many sunny, warm days ahead of us before the leaves make their descent, but for those us still deciding if we’re taking something resembling a...
Shale Gas Review: - July 22, 2014 - 12:23pm
Pennsylvania’s regulation of the shale gas boom has been underfunded, inconsistent and ineffective, according to an investigation by the state’s auditor general released today.Auditor General Eugene DePasquale likened the Pennsylvania Department of...
The Marcellus Effect: - July 22, 2014 - 12:00pm
Bradford County, PA  Today Pennsylvania auditor general Eugene DePasquale told the press that the state’s rapid shale gas development outpaced the PA Department of Environmental Protection’s ability to oversee industry and protect water quality....
New York History: - July 22, 2014 - 12:00pm
Robert W. Arnold III, a career public historian now retired from the New York State Archives, will give a talk entitled “Leaning into the Storm: Perfectionism in Antebellum New York” on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at the Schenectady County...
Upstater: - July 22, 2014 - 10:30am
We’ll still looking at places around the Shawangunk Ridge in Ulster County, which brings us to Ellenville today. If you skip over those one-story Ranch homes in the listings, sometimes you’ll miss a mid-mod gem, so we always make sure to...
The Marcellus Effect: - July 22, 2014 - 9:55am
USGE-NEIC ComCat & Oklahoma Geological Survey; May 2, 2014Five years ago, Oklahoma averaged just two magnitude 3 or greater earthquakes a year. Last year there were 109. As of early July, this year’s count is already over 230 - and that’s just the...
Wait A Second!: - July 22, 2014 - 9:43am
The Court of Appeals does not often reinstate discrimination complaints following dismissal in the district court, but it does so in this race and national origin discrimination case brought against a Japanese company that operated a subsidiary in...
Central New York News: - July 22, 2014 - 9:40am
A Massachusetts woman is facing a harassment charge in Delaware County following a disagreement at a restaurant in the Town of Hamden. Sheriff’s officials say 57 year old Donna Hamilton allegedly became upset at a customer at the restaurant who had...
Central New York News: - July 22, 2014 - 9:20am
Fair season is here! The first local fair of the season is the Otsego County Fair and it starts next Tuesday, July 29th and runs through August 3rd. Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Shouting Thomas: - July 22, 2014 - 8:12am
I played along with almost an hour of backing tracks on YouTube this morning. What a great way to start a day of practice. Started out with an extremely long track, a minor blues in A. Damn thing goes on...
WGXC Newsroom: - July 22, 2014 - 7:28am
Audrey Matott is reporting in The Daily Mail Cairo-Durham Central School District Superintendent Mary Fassett was relieved of her duties as of Fri., July 18. No formal statement has yet been released by the district or the Board of Education. A comment...
WGXC Newsroom: - July 22, 2014 - 6:55am
Joe Gentile is reporting in the Register Star Columbia County could lose the Eat Smart New York Nutrition Education program. A $5 billion reduction in the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program has limited the county’s ability to...
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...