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Wait A Second!: - May 16, 2016 - 11:05am
The Court of Appeals continues to hear cases that raise new questions under the Family and Medical Leave Act, a law enacted in 1993 that allows certain employees to take time off for personal and family medical reasons without fear of retaliation. This...
NY Alert - Greene County: - May 16, 2016 - 10:56am
Route 214 Southbound has all lanes closed between Osterander Rd & Notch Inn Rd, and Northound is restricted to cars only in the Town of Hunter at 10:50 AM due to low hanging wires - Greene Co
Upstater: - May 16, 2016 - 10:00am
2785 Kiff Brook Road, Bloomville, Delaware County: $219,900 This week, we’re celebrating all things un-fussy from the real estate listings. Not that there’s anything wrong with a fancy grand Victorian with gingerbread-house details and ornate...
New York History: - May 16, 2016 - 7:50am
LaMama Theatre on East Fourth Street is where puppets, monsters and actors cavort, presenting classic and cutting-edge performance, whooping and hollering in many languages to stage just about any variety of theater from around the globe. In March, in...
Central New York News: - May 16, 2016 - 7:42am
Oneonta School district voters, it's budget vote time. Continue reading…
Beekman 1802: - May 16, 2016 - 6:40am
  Paulette Tavormina’s photographs are held in museum, corporate, and private collections, and have been exhibited in Paris, London, Moscow, Lugano, New York, Boston, San Francisco, Miami, Palm Beach, and Chicago. As a commercial photographer...
Central New York News: - May 16, 2016 - 6:37am
SUNY Delhi President Candace Vancko will deliver the keynote address at the college's 99th Commencement  Continue reading…
Saugerties Times: - May 16, 2016 - 6:30am
Assemblyman Pete Lopez will host an education forum in Saugerties next Wednesday, May 18 at 6 p.m. at the high school auditorium in Saugerties. The forum will focus on Common-Core issues and developing best practices for education reform. It is open to...
Woodstock Times: - May 16, 2016 - 6:30am
Eeo Stubblefield “Permaculture is more than sustainable — it’s regenerative,” said Eeo Stubblefield, looking out across her yard, which is gradually taking shape as a permaculture farm in a wooded region off  Woodstock’s Wittenberg Road. After many...
New Paltz Times: - May 16, 2016 - 6:30am
On Saturday, May 21, Apples, Grapes & Barley, an unusual new tasting tour, will introduce people to the variety of artisanal craft beverages bubbling up around Gardiner. This wealth of choices will include fine champagne from locally grown Chardonnay...
Central New York News: - May 16, 2016 - 6:25am
Verizon and union officials representing about 39,000 striking landline and cable workers up and down the East Coast have agreed to restart negotiations. Continue reading…
Shouting Thomas: - May 16, 2016 - 5:00am
I have been remiss. This weblog is supposed to be about Harleys, Cars, Girls & Guitars. Last week, I started the process of returning to this theme and this week, I'll be furthering the transition. Today, let's talk about the...
NY Alert- Delaware County: - May 16, 2016 - 3:57am
...Freeze Warning Remains In Effect Until 8 AM EDT This Morning...* Locations...Portions Of Central New York And Northeastpennsylvania Including The Twin Tiers...The Poconos...Thewestern Catskills...And Mainly Higher Elevation Portions Ofonondaga......
NY Alert - Sullivan County: - May 16, 2016 - 3:57am
...Freeze Warning Remains In Effect Until 8 AM EDT This Morning...* Locations...Portions Of Central New York And Northeastpennsylvania Including The Twin Tiers...The Poconos...Thewestern Catskills...And Mainly Higher Elevation Portions Ofonondaga......
Kingston Times: - May 15, 2016 - 4:16pm
Tom Nyquist. (Photo: Lauren Thomas) Up until about a month ago, former New Paltz mayor Tom Nyquist was a familiar, respected elder around his hometown. Thanks to his Kentucky Derby-winning namesake, he’s in the headlines again. Equine Nyquist, named for...
NY Alert- Delaware County: - May 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
...Freeze Warning In Effect From Midnight Tonight To 8 AM Edtmonday...The National Weather Service In Binghamton Has Issued A Freezewarning...Which Is In Effect From Midnight Tonight To 8 AM Edtmonday. The Freeze Watch Is No Longer In Effect.* Locations...
NY Alert - Sullivan County: - May 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
...Freeze Warning In Effect From Midnight Tonight To 8 AM Edtmonday...The National Weather Service In Binghamton Has Issued A Freezewarning...Which Is In Effect From Midnight Tonight To 8 AM Edtmonday. The Freeze Watch Is No Longer In Effect.* Locations...
NY Alert - Greene County: - May 15, 2016 - 10:03am
CLEARED: Rte 385 (Washington St) NB/SB at 2nd St is RE-OPENED in the Town of Athens at 10:00AM-Greene Co
NY Alert - Greene County: - May 15, 2016 - 8:43am
Rte 385 (Washington St) NB/SB at 2nd St is CLOSED due to Fire Department Activity in the Town of Athens at 8:40AM-Greene Co
Bovina (NY) History: - May 15, 2016 - 8:00am
Here's what was happening in Bovina 100 years ago this month. Mrs. Leonard Sloan, who had lost her mother only last month, would lose her husband in May. The month of May also saw four automobiles purchased by Bovina residents.May 5, 1916• Chauncey...
Woodstock Times: - May 15, 2016 - 6:30am
(Top row, left to right) Dale Allison, Laurie Osmond, Rob Kurnit and Kevin Salem (Bottom row, left to right) Lindsay Shands, Leo (LJ) Warren and Bennet Ratcliff. Voters in the Onteora Central School district will go to the polls 2 p.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday,...
Saugerties Times: - May 15, 2016 - 6:30am
For The Benefit Of All Inhabitants Thinking about the upcoming celebration of Israeli Independence day on May 12, I reflect on the events leading up to this commemoration. I keep in mind that on November 29, 1947, the UN General Assembly passed...
New Paltz Times: - May 15, 2016 - 6:30am
At their recent regular meeting on Wednesday, May 4, the New Paltz Central School District Board of Education passed a resolution by a vote of 7-0 to not administer the grade seven ELA field tests and to direct schools Superintendent Maria Rice to return...
NY Alert- Delaware County: - May 15, 2016 - 3:27am
...Freeze Watch Remains In Effect Late Tonight Through Mondaymorning...* Locations...Portions Of Central New York And Northeastpennsylvania Including The Twin Tiers...The Poconos...Thewestern Catskills...And Western Mohawk Valley.* Hazards...Potential...