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Upstater: - January 20, 2015 - 10:00am
Deborah DeGraffenreid Everything about this Rhinecliff Contemporary leads you to the river, starting from the moment you walk in the door. The wall-to-wall windows and 125 square foot glass atrium provides some seriously breathtaking views of the Hudson...
New York History: - January 20, 2015 - 10:00am
The annual Hendricks Award for 2015 will be given this year to the best book relating to any aspect of New Netherland and its legacy. The Award carries a prize of $5,000 as well as a framed print of a painting by L. F. Tantillo. In 2015, the designated...
Town of Rosendale: - January 20, 2015 - 9:03am
Notice to Bidders – Pool Facility Improvements & Reconstruction
WGXC Newsroom: - January 20, 2015 - 7:18am
John Mason is reporting in the Register Star the plan to locate a Hawthorne Valley food store at the corner of Warren and Fifth streets in Hudson has been abandoned by both Hawthorne Valley Farm and the Galvan/Initiatives Foundation, owner and developer...
Central New York News: - January 20, 2015 - 7:13am
I recently discovered TEDTalks on Youtube.com and I must say, I have learned the most amazing and interesting things and wish I'd discovered them sooner!   Read More|Comment Continue reading…
WGXC Newsroom: - January 20, 2015 - 6:50am
Jim Planck is reporting in The Daily Mail the first of two sewer easement sessions for property owners in the Leeds-Jefferson Heights Sewer District was held at Catskill Town Hall, Sat., Jan. 17. The meeting was set up to let landowners know where and...
Central New York News: - January 20, 2015 - 6:47am
Have you ever given blood?  Today is a great day for it since St. James Episcopal Church at 305 Main Street, Oneonta is hosting a Community Blood Drive starting at 1pm.   Read More|Comment Continue reading…
WGXC Newsroom: - January 20, 2015 - 6:31am
The Associated Press is reporting a poll released Mon., Jan. 19, indicated two-thirds, or 66 percent, of New Yorkers think race relations in the state are fair or poor, compared to 51 percent a year ago. The Siena College poll reflects attitudes...
Saugerties Times: - January 20, 2015 - 6:30am
The Town Board made appointments to various duties, boards and commissions at its annual organizational meeting. All are good for the 2015 calendar year except where noted. Fred Costello– deputy supervisor. Costello thanked the board and Supervisor Greg...
New Paltz Times: - January 20, 2015 - 6:30am
The staff of the Highland Public Library (L-R): Director Julie Kelsall-Dempsey, head of childrens’ department Holly Sgro, head of circulation Sara Ottaviano, senior clerk and Clintondale branch manager Arlene McMahon and programming librarian Jennifer...
Shouting Thomas: - January 20, 2015 - 6:25am
I'm in my Picasso period. I always loved his style and, of course, I loved the style of the era in Paris that he represented. Henry Miller was his contemporary. I'm studying the masters. I added the light green wash...
WGXC Newsroom: - January 20, 2015 - 6:21am
Casey Seiler is reporting at Capitol Confidential Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s Commission on Youth, Public Safety and Justice released its 176-page report Mon., Jan. 19. The commission was set up to examine the state’s policy of processing 16- and...
Central New York News: - January 20, 2015 - 6:03am
An Oneonta man is accused of having sex with a 14 year old girl. 35 year old Robert Gutierrez is charged with rape and endangering the welfare of a child. Otsego County sheriff’s officials say Gutierrez is accused of having sex with the girl in the Town...
New York History: - January 20, 2015 - 5:00am
The first Saturday in February, people from across New York bundle up and head to Hanford Mills Museum for its annual Ice Harvest Festival. Using historic tools, children and adults can walk out on the frozen mill pond to cut and maneuver blocks of ice....
Kingston Citizens: - January 20, 2015 - 1:15am
By Rebecca Martin VIDEO: Kingston Water Board Meeting Wednesday, 1/14/15 :50 – 8:34 Resolution adopting organizational rules of Board of Water Commissioner Meetings This is essentially  New York State Open Meetings Law. 8:42 – 14:35 Cooper...
WGXC Newsroom: - January 20, 2015 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 29F; low 10F. Catskill: High 31F; low 12F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
Kingston Citizens: - January 19, 2015 - 11:58pm
    By Rebecca Martin Since September of 2014, KingstonCitizens.org has been at the center of the proposed Niagara Bottling Project. Because of it, our efforts have helped to ‘shed’ light on a number of issues. As a region, we...
Catskill Chronicle: - January 19, 2015 - 11:44pm
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY (January 19, 2015) – Registration is open for the fifth annual Nonprofit Leadership Summit taking place on March 4 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Bethel Woods for the Performing Arts in Bethel NY. Registration is $45 and space is...
Upstater: - January 19, 2015 - 9:31pm
We were in the middle of making our reservations for the CIA’s new pop-up Pangea when it occurred to us that a visit to the east side of the Hudson River would not be complete without some quality time with Sprout Creek Farm’s award-winning cheese, and...
The Catskill Cabin Life: - January 19, 2015 - 8:59pm
Reading up on maple sugaring.  Maybe this year we will get in over our heads and tap too many trees.  It would be nice to one day have an evaporator... and a sugar shack to pt it in.Here she is knitting like a true homesteader in the winter....
Saugerties Times: - January 19, 2015 - 6:20pm
Driftwood Cove   The New York City Department of Environmental Protection will offer a limited supply of free driftwood from Ashokan Reservoir to artists and craftsmen Friday, Jan. 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at a staging area on Beaverkill Road in...
Upstater: - January 19, 2015 - 3:30pm
Photo: Deborah DeGraffenreid Do we really even need to editorialize on this stunning 18th century Colonial farmhouse outside of Rhinebeck? It’s technically closer to Milan than Rhinebeck, but we’re letting it slide because it’s in the...
Village of Sidney: - January 19, 2015 - 3:09pm
Governor Cuomo Outlined a 10 Point Plan this weekend to tackle the issue of poverty across the state: (Cuomo 1-19-15) Among the proposals in the agenda, are plans to decreases costs for college for children of struggling families, a plan to increase the...
Village of Sidney: - January 19, 2015 - 3:06pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); An observance of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be held this morning at 9:30 in the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany. The public is invited to attend the...
Upstater: - January 19, 2015 - 1:30pm
Speaking of eye-candy, we happily spent the morning looking at the photos of this Hudson Riverside Contemporary A-frame renovation on TheArtofBuilding.net. We’re going to stick to the listing pics for this post, but if you want your socks knocked...