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Village of Sidney: - April 17, 2014 - 2:27pm
10 hazard mitigation projects are scheduled for federal funds for projects to get people out of traditionally flood prone areas.  1 of the projects is the Sidney Green Plain Project, Sidney Mayor Andy Matviak explains:   (Andy Matviak 4-14-14)...
Village of Sidney: - April 17, 2014 - 2:25pm
State Police will conduct a week-long enforcement initiative targeting speeding and aggressive drivers across the state. The “Speed Week” campaign runs today through April 24th & fines for speeding and aggressive driving can reach nearly $1,000 and...
Upstater: - April 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
Kevin Lee Jacobs’ April garden, Valatie, Columbia County There are a multitude of places where growing things reach up to kiss the sun, and most of us will never see them. Why? Because these places exist as people’s private home gardens, and...
New York History: - April 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
The Rensselaer County Historical Society (RCHS) is presenting a Hidden History tour on Tuesday, April 29th at 4:30 pm of Footsy Magoos and the Knox-Mead Building located at 13 and 17 First Street in Troy. RCHS staff will offer a public tour of the...
Cluckin A Critter Farm: - April 17, 2014 - 12:54pm
We’ve covered a lot of ground since the last post, yet didn’t move too far from the footsteps made to the last entry. We have found the story that Rosie was “with a jack for a week in the spring” was not all together true…for she was with a jack from May...
Central New York News: - April 17, 2014 - 11:38am
The Oneonta Chapter of the American Red Cross is sponsoring a CPR for the Professional Rescuer Class on May 3.  The location of the class is the Levine Room at A.O. Fox Hospital in Oneonta. Topics covered will include taking actions, breathing...
New York History: - April 17, 2014 - 11:00am
What do state funerals, AIDS activism, 300-year-old remains of former slaves, and the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act have do with each other? On Thursday, April 24, Dr. Michelle Martin-Baron, Assistant Professor of Women’s Studies at Hobart and...
Central New York News: - April 17, 2014 - 10:19am
Joe Biden has decided it's time to get in on this whole selfie craze. Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Central New York News: - April 17, 2014 - 10:03am
Speaking on the local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up on April 19, Broome County Fire Coordinator, Brett Chellis says volunteer fire departments all around New York State will hold open houses April 26 to showcase their facilities and sign...
Ulster County Comptroller: - April 17, 2014 - 10:03am
2014 Foreclosures Continue Upward Trend By the Numbers 2014 Foreclosure Report 04.04
Upstater: - April 17, 2014 - 10:00am
This c.1850 farmhouse up in Walton, Delaware County might be an economical choice for a summer getaway to the Catskills. During the peak summer season, the house, which is located on 7 acres, is only $1,500 a month ($500/week or $117/night, so it’...
Central New York News: - April 17, 2014 - 9:08am
Professor Mike Fox of State University of Oneonta was on my show this morning to talk about a new endeavor.  The "Science Cafe" will welcome science experts from various topics to give presentations to any and all who attend Read More|Comment Continue...
Central New York News: - April 17, 2014 - 7:44am
A number of area not-for-profit organizations are going to be given grants from a local foundation. Forty-four organizations applied for nearly $400,000 worth of private donations made to the Community Foundation for South Central New York Read More|...
Wait A Second!: - April 17, 2014 - 7:38am
The Constitution does not actually say this, but there is a right to intimate association under the First Amendment. The contours of that right are not clear, but they do not protect a former Assistant District Attorney in Brooklyn who lost his job after...
Town of Shandaken: - April 17, 2014 - 7:38am
In observance of Good Friday. We will re-open on Monday. Also, there is also NO DMV Bus this Friday. Next visit from DMV bus will be Friday May 2. (10am-1pm, 2-3pm). Have a Great Weekend!
Central New York News: - April 17, 2014 - 7:28am
A Tompkins County jail inmate was found dead in his cell yesterday morning. 32-year old Travis Yavits was found unresponsive around 3:30 in the morning, hours after he was put there by Ithaca City Court on a larceny conviction Read More|Comment Continue...
Beekman 1802: - April 17, 2014 - 7:22am
Exceptional Eggs As Easter gifts go, one cannot get more extravagant than a pair of Fabergé eggs. Each year at Easter Czar Nicholas II of Russia commissioned his Imperial goldsmith, Peter Carl Fabergé, to design two elaborate Easter eggs to give as...
Central New York News: - April 17, 2014 - 7:17am
New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says his office has stopped more than $24 million in what he calls questionable personal income tax refunds. Investigators have found 7,482 improper filings so far Read More|Comment Continue reading…
WGXC Newsroom: - April 17, 2014 - 7:05am
Kyle Adams is reporting in The Daily Mail the Greene County Legislature unanimously passed a fiercely worded resolution calling for the New York State Legislature to reject Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s plan for a publicly funded higher education program...
WGXC Newsroom: - April 17, 2014 - 6:38am
William J. Kemble is reporting in the Daily Freeman the Catskill Town Board had its first look Wed., Apr. 16, at a map of a proposed $10 million sewer district that would serve Jefferson Heights and Leeds. Consultant Michael Budris told the board...
Central New York News: - April 17, 2014 - 6:33am
Actor William Holden was born on this day in 1918. A solid, charming and very talented actor, Holden made his dazzling screen debut opposite Barbara Stanwyck in the 1939 film "Golden Boy."  He would go on to star in more than 50 movies Read More|Comment...
WGXC Newsroom: - April 17, 2014 - 6:05am
The Associated Press is reporting folk singer Pete Seeger’s life will be celebrated at the annual Clearwater Festival this summer. Seeger died in January at age 94, after surviving his wife Toshi by about seven months. Clearwater Festival...
Catskill Chronicle: - April 17, 2014 - 12:02am
Drivers can face up to $1,000 fine and 11 Points for speeding or aggressive driving NEW YORK STATE (April 16, 2014) – The New York State Police will conduct a week-long enforcement initiative targeting speeding and aggressive drivers across the state....
WGXC Newsroom: - April 17, 2014 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 52F; low 28F. Catskill: High 53F; low 19F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...