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New Paltz Times: - August 18, 2016 - 5:00pm
Untitled (Wetlands) by Thomas Sarrantonio. In the summer of 1978, an art-school friend of Tom Sarrantonio suggested they go out to the Badlands in South Dakota to paint the landscape. They drove out, camped and painted every day from sunrise to noon,...
Saugerties Times: - August 18, 2016 - 4:00pm
Former Democratic house speaker Tip O’Neill famously said that “all politics is local.” But local candidates ignoring the effect of national elections on their own campaigns do so at their electoral peril. A win by one party nationally doesn’t...
Woodstock Times: - August 18, 2016 - 4:00pm
The Onteora Central School District Board of Education approved new parameters for the Annual Professional Performance Review (APPR) at its August 16 Board of Education meeting at the Middle/High School. Developed by Assistant Superintendent for...
New Paltz Times: - August 18, 2016 - 4:00pm
King leans against Rosendale dog control officer Ed Hintz. (Julie O’Connor | New Paltz Times) For some mysterious reason, word seems to have gotten around that the Town of Rosendale is a good place to abandon an unwanted dog. An unusually high number of...
Upstater: - August 18, 2016 - 3:30pm
Partition Street in Saugerties – EVA DEITCH Although Close, Each Town Has Something Different to Offer [Editor’s Note: This piece originally appeared on Chronogram.com August 1, 2016. ] If Saugerties and Woodstock were best friends in a...
Village of Sidney: - August 18, 2016 - 3:10pm
Fire fighters from several area departments responded this morning to a structure fire on Main Street in Delhi. The fire began at about 6:30 this morning in the kitchen of Village Pizzeria at 106 Main Street, it eventually spread to an adjacent antiques...
Saugerties Times: - August 18, 2016 - 3:00pm
Members of the village of Saugerties planning board were hard-pressed to remember the last time they’ve added such a level of detail to one of their resolutions giving approval to a developer. That’s what the board did at its August 10 meeting when it...
New Paltz Times: - August 18, 2016 - 3:00pm
(Lauren Thomas | New Paltz Times) It’s never easy to tell if rainfall in a given year is normal or not without records. While the effects of this year’s precipitation can seem drought-like, the records kept at the Mohonk Preserve’s Daniel Smiley Research...
New York History: - August 18, 2016 - 3:00pm
The Historical Society of Newburgh Bay and the Highlands has announced the appointment of Candace Schuster as its new Executive Director. Beginning this week, Schuster will oversee the administrative functions of the organization, which is headquartered...
Saugerties Times: - August 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
Sitting behind a nondescript doorway on 220 Main Street in the Village of Saugerties lies what artist Kelli Bickman thinks of as Saugerties’ best-kept secret. Beyond the doorway are stairs that wind through a labyrinthine three stories of art, music and...
Woodstock Times: - August 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
If you’ve volunteered countless hours of your time to this community, Saturday is your time to kick back, relax, enjoy a free picnic and listen to some live music at the Volunteers Day. And of course, who can forget about the fireworks. It’s the best...
New Paltz Times: - August 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
The Rosendale Town Board voted last week to send a letter to the two designated co-lead agencies on the State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) of the Pilgrim Pipeline project, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the...
Kingston Times: - August 18, 2016 - 1:46pm
The Rev. Darlene Kelley. (Phyllis McCabe) A Kerhonkson family’s home has been vandalized numerous times over the past two months, with the pastor of a Kingston church questioned by state police as a potential suspect. The Rev. Darlene Kelley, pastor at...
Woodstock Times: - August 18, 2016 - 1:40pm
The Onteora Central School District Community suffered a loss on August 14 when high school student Madison Creagan passed away from injuries sustained in an automobile crash on the Ohio Turnpike. As of press time, there is no official word on other...
Woodstock Times: - August 18, 2016 - 1:37pm
In our special section, Healthy Communities, that accompanied this newspaper, and our sister papers, New Paltz Times, Kingston Times, and Saugerties Times, an article entitled Yogastock contained an omission for which we are quite embarrassed. We did not...
Upstater: - August 18, 2016 - 1:30pm
This house sits on a mere half-acre, but oh boy, is it one helluva half-acre. Abutting a big swathe of Audubon land to the west, the property feels more expansive than its lot delineations imply. And, sitting upon that wonderful half-acre is a three-...
Saugerties Times: - August 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
The Town of Saugerties Highway Department has begun putting in another replacement culvert, this one on Wilhelm Road. The construction, which began on August 1, is expected to be completed by the end of the month and is being fully funded by the state....
New Paltz Times: - August 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
Dave Eyers and Myron Baker enjoying sausage and peppers at a previous Festa. The 40th annual St. Joseph’s Festa will be held on the church grounds in New Paltz on August 18 through 20, from 6 to 11 p.m. (Lauren Thomas | New Paltz Times) The feast day of...
Saugerties Times: - August 18, 2016 - 12:00pm
The children at Speckled Frog Playcare complete community service projects every year. This year’s first project was a clothing drive. Noah Torelli and Gabe Valles were able to collect 35 bags of clothing to donate to The Well. The thrift shop, a mission...
New Paltz Times: - August 18, 2016 - 12:00pm
Julie Robbins, new president of the Arts Community; Joanne Still, former vice president and board member of the Arts Community; and Nicole Langlois, new vice president of the Arts Community, in front of One Epic Place. Not pictured is Peggy Paparone,...
Saugerties Times: - August 18, 2016 - 11:43am
Saugerties police arrested Jill Moy, 75, of Partition St. and charged her with harassment Aug. 17. According to police, Moy was walking her dog on Jane St. when the dog urinated on another resident’s property. The property owner witnessed the act and...
NY Alert - Greene County: - August 18, 2016 - 10:53am
The New York State Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert on behalf of the Amsterdam City Police Department for LYNN SAUSVILLE is now cancelled as of 10:53 am on August 18, 2016.
NY Alert - Schoharie County: - August 18, 2016 - 10:53am
The New York State Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert on behalf of the Amsterdam City Police Department for LYNN SAUSVILLE is now cancelled as of 10:53 am on August 18, 2016.
Central New York News: - August 18, 2016 - 10:44am
Fire broke out, starting in The Village Pizzeria on Delhi's Main Street this morning with several area fire crews fighting the blaze.   Continue reading…
New York History: - August 18, 2016 - 10:00am
Now on view at the museum ship Lilac at Hudson River Park’s Pier 25 in New York City is “Adam Payne: Full Steam Ahead,” an exhibit of maritime art in mixed media.  The exhibit continues through the end of September. The works are...