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David Knudsen's Sullivan County Real Estate CBA Blog: - August 26, 2014 - 9:26pm
I was getting together with a couple of local foodie friends for dinner tonight, and they said "Let's go to the bowling alley." The bowling alley? For dinner? Yup. It's smokin' hot, and I mean that literally. Forget chicken wings......
Country Weekend: - August 26, 2014 - 6:24pm
Five days in London. Glorious weather--low 70's, just a bit of rain, so I spent a lot of time outside.The river path along the Thames is a beautiful way to see the city. (Thanks to Petra for the suggestion.)Riding the bus is another great way to view the...
Town of Rosendale: - August 26, 2014 - 4:34pm
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Rosendale, Ulster County, New York, will meet at the Rondout Municipal Center, located at 1915 Lucas Avenue, Cottekill, New York 12419 on September 3, 2014 at 7:00pm, Prevailing Time, for the...
Town of Rosendale: - August 26, 2014 - 4:31pm
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That the Town Board of the Town of Rosendale will be holding a Public Hearing on September 3, 2014 at 7:00 pm for the purpose of updating the Procurement Policy located at the Rondout Municipal Center 1915 Lucas Avenue, Cottekill...
Upstater: - August 26, 2014 - 3:30pm
The Madalin Hotel, now Hotel Tivoli Visitors to the village of Tivoli in Dutchess County would be hard-pressed to find a more recognizable landmark than the Madalin Hotel located right in the center of town on Broadway. But two years ago, when the hotel...
Upstater: - August 26, 2014 - 3:30pm
The Madalin Hotel, now Hotel Tivoli Visitors to the village of Tivoli in Dutchess County would be hard-pressed to find a more recognizable landmark than the Madalin Hotel located right in the center of town on Broadway. But two years ago, when the hotel...
New York History: - August 26, 2014 - 3:00pm
I’ve learned so much about the history and culture of my state (NY) and local communities in which I reside (Buffalo NY and Piercefield NY in the Adirondack Mountains) through the traditional music of these places. Similarly, my interest in local...
Village of Sidney: - August 26, 2014 - 2:47pm
P.M. News Tuesday 8-26-14 Congressman Chris Gibson met with local elected officials, business owners, and educators this afternoon to discuss further coperations between the educational and business commuinties, to help with the economic development...
Village of Sidney: - August 26, 2014 - 2:40pm
The Sidney skateboard park was officially opened last night with a celebration at Keith Clark Park.  Sidney mayor Andy Matviak commented:   (Andy Matviak 8-26-14)   Dave Ramsey of the Sidney Youth Advocacy program, the group behind the idea,...
Upstater: - August 26, 2014 - 1:30pm
This Bearsville converted barn is right up our alley in terms of design sensibility: It’s simple and inviting with a touch of rustic charm and just the right amount of Bohemian minus anything hippy-dippy. There’s almost a Mediterranean villa...
New York History: - August 26, 2014 - 1:30pm
The Rensselaer County Historical Society (RCHS) will debut a new exhibit, At the Corner of Second & State: Where Troy’s History Intersects, on Monday, September 8th at 7 pm along with the companion exhibit, “Conserving the Welfare and Best...
Beekman 1802: - August 26, 2014 - 12:05pm
    One of the things that thwarts a lot DIY home projects is that people don’t know how to do something and are afraid to ask for help.  This becomes especially true when the knowledge gap between the novice and the expert is larger. ...
Kingston Times: - August 26, 2014 - 11:31am
Here in Jean Leon Gerome Ferris’ “The Fall of New Amsterdam,” Gov. Peter Stuyvesant is not looking particularly psyched at the prospect of surrendering the city to the English. (Library of Congress) Slaves in the early Dutch colonial...
Central New York News: - August 26, 2014 - 11:11am
Everybody my age loved the classic TV show "Lassie."  It ran for an astonishing 19 seasons (571 episodes), making it the fourth longest-running prime time show in TV history.  How well we remember that show opening Read More|Comment Continue reading...
Wait A Second!: - August 26, 2014 - 11:03am
In this malicious prosecution case, an LIRR employee won her case against a co-worker who had falsely accused her of grabbing her breast. The jury awarded plaintiff $480,000 in damages. The Second Circuit sustains the liability finding but reduces the...
New York History: - August 26, 2014 - 11:00am
Several nonprofits from across the Adirondack region have partnered to raise funds to rebuild the historic and iconic Wanakena Footbridge in the Clifton-Fine community. The suspension bridge was destroyed in January, 2014 when an ice jam on the...
Central New York News: - August 26, 2014 - 10:32am
I was reading a passage out of an old Oneonta history book ("A Sketch of the History of Oneonta" by Dudley M. Campbell; 1883) and came across this interesting paragraph: "At the time of its first settlement, Oneonta was located in the old county of Tryon...
Upstater: - August 26, 2014 - 10:00am
Everything about the interior of the house, while cute, seems to channel people outside to play. That’s how a weekend house should be: Comfortable enough inside that it’s nice to sleep in, but when the sun comes up, you’re on the deck...
Hudson Valley Wine Goddess: - August 26, 2014 - 8:16am
“This next song is appropriate for a brewery,” says the bow-tied singer. “It’s about Prohibition.”The Dixieland band—upright bass, banjo, clarinet, trumpet, drums, lots of bow ties—kicks into a ragtime number on the Captain Lawrence patio that features...
Central New York News: - August 26, 2014 - 7:58am
When was the last time you saw a 100 dollar bill?  Read More|Comment Continue reading…
WGXC Newsroom: - August 26, 2014 - 7:54am
Adam Clayton is reporting in the Register Star Columbia County Board of Supervisors Chairman Pat Grattan explained Mon., Aug. 25, the logic behind his decision to have the Airport Subcommittee report to the Public Works Committee. The Kinderhook...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 26, 2014 - 7:29am
Public News Service is reporting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention earlier this year became the first federal agency to acknowledge the potential health risks from using cell phones. Then, just last week, the agency backtracked from its...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 26, 2014 - 7:13am
The Greene County Sheriff’s Office announced Mon., Aug. 25, it will participate in a DWI Crackdown campaign during the upcoming Labor Day weekend. According to a statement released by the Sheriff’s Office, drivers can expect to see a high...
Central New York News: - August 26, 2014 - 7:13am
This year's Emmy Awards are over.  It was all about Breaking Bad, Modern Family and a touching tribute to the late Robin Williams. The 4-hour show was a colorful television pageant loaded with stars, droning acceptance speeches and some hit and miss...