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Shouting Thomas: - May 19, 2015 - 5:37am
I'll be grandfather to twins soon... a boy and a girl. The past two years of grandpa-ing my granddaughter have been bliss. Raising my children, I often say, was the best part of my life. Being Grandpa is even better....
WGXC Newsroom: - May 19, 2015 - 12:04am
Jessica Bakeman is reporting at Capital New York the State Board of Regents plans to meet the demands of the executive and legislative branches by putting in place a new system for evaluating the performance of public-school teachers and principals....
WGXC Newsroom: - May 19, 2015 - 12:03am
Scott Waldman is reporting at Capital New York senior Department of Environmental Conservation staff members said in private meetings it may be legally difficult for them to oppose construction of a heating facility at the Port of Albany. That facility...
WGXC Newsroom: - May 19, 2015 - 12:02am
A federal lawsuit alleges the latest federal safety standards proposed for oil tank cars are too weak to adequately protect public safety, especially in light of the large amount of crude oil now traveling by rail. Photo credit: Chris Jordan-Bloch. Mike...
WGXC Newsroom: - May 19, 2015 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 82F; low 49F. Catskill: High 80F; low 48F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
WGXC Newsroom: - May 18, 2015 - 11:02pm
U.S. President Barack Obama apologized April 23 to the families of kidnapped aid workers Warren Weinstein (an American) and Giovanni Lo Porto (from Italy), both kidnapped aid workers, killed by a U.S. radio-controlled drone in attack somewhere along the...
Catskill Chronicle: - May 18, 2015 - 10:12pm
SOUTH FALLSBURG (May 18, 2015) – On Saturday, May 30 at 11 a.m., The Right Rev. Allen K. Shin, Suffragan Bishop of the Diocese of New York (in photo left officiating during the recent ordination of Rev. Diana Scheide), will preach  and celebrate...
Catskill Chronicle: - May 18, 2015 - 10:02pm
Nursing & Respiratory Care Graduates also recognized at Pinning Ceremony LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY (May 8, 2015) – Sullivan County Community College (SUNY Sullivan) held its 51st annual commencement ceremony Saturday, May 16  in the Paul Gerry...
Tad's Opus 40 Blog: - May 18, 2015 - 8:55pm
Jimmy Raney double-tracks his guitar on these tracks, using a technique that Les Paul had started to experiment with in the 30s, but had not been able to convince a record label to release a record using the technique until 1949. Interestingly, that...
Kingston Times: - May 18, 2015 - 5:22pm
A dog trapped in an unventilated car at the Hudson Valley Mall on Sunday, May 17, was rescued by Ulster town police after a tip from an alert passer-by. The owner, 24-year-old Joshua Rivera of Palenville, was arrested and charged with confinement of a...
Upstater: - May 18, 2015 - 4:21pm
The pool at Hudson Woods is extraordinary, like no other pool we have designed or seen ourselves, and as the pool is opened up once again this season, inspiration and fantasy abounds. Gazing at the pool from within the house and vantage points outside,...
Upstater: - May 18, 2015 - 3:30pm
Don’t let the front fool you. This mid-mod Ranch is bigger than it seems with a lot more windows, too. We love the matching bottom floor/top floor rooms, each with a fireplace and its own balcony/deck, as well as the copious counterspace in the...
Glimmerglass Opera Blog: - May 18, 2015 - 3:08pm
“I was worried that I would look at people and be scared. But, really, the whole scene was just so big, and with everything going on, I really felt more like I was in church than on the stage.” -Allan Lloyd Guiney, Oral history interview, October 12,...
New York History: - May 18, 2015 - 3:01pm
The Lower Manhattan Historical Society (LMHS), in conjunction with the Bowling Green Association, the Sons Of the Revolution of the State of New York, the Sons of the American Revolution and Culture Now, has announced expanded historical activities in...
Eat Man Drink Water: - May 18, 2015 - 2:30pm
So I left you hanging for a month. Sorry..but it has been that long that I am still trying to figure out what chemicals I am still in touch with that are making my body crazy.A month ago I landed in the dermatologist's office for blisters and redness of...
Village of Sidney: - May 18, 2015 - 1:55pm
Governor Cuomo announced a crackdown on drivers and their passengers caught without a buckled seat belt or transporting unrestrained children as part of the national Click It or Ticket – Border-to-Border enforcement mobilization. The initiative...
Kingston Times: - May 18, 2015 - 1:51pm
“A Carnival of Color 2013″ by Susan Spencer Crowe. Susan Spencer Crowe’s solo exhibition of encaustic-painted wall pieces and sculptures at the gallery at R&F Handmade Paints, entitled “Encaustic/Form II,” has its roots in the Minimalist...
Upstater: - May 18, 2015 - 1:30pm
Cosmetically, this 4 bed Colonial in Hudson needs some upgrading. On the other hand, it’s 1900 square feet, comes with over a half-acre of land, and it’s walking distance to all the cool stuff on Warren Street. It’s also zoned for...
Upstater: - May 18, 2015 - 1:25pm
Derek Sanders, Modern Black Farm House, CT There is no combination more graphic than black and white. Using polar opposites creates maximum contrast, which translates into drama. Whether dealing with an interior or exterior, the absence of any other hue...
Wait A Second!: - May 18, 2015 - 1:19pm
Trial is where the action is, the culmination of all discovery and motion practice. At trial, a great case on paper can be rejected by the jury in five minutes. Sometimes the case does not even make it to the jury, as the trial court can dismiss the case...
Beekman 1802: - May 18, 2015 - 1:14pm
At Beekman 1802, we celebrate the ability to create something out of nothing which is why Corning, NY’s Historic Gaffer’s District is the perfect home for this summer’s pop-up shop.  What’s a gaffer? A gaffer is a master...
Kingston Times: - May 18, 2015 - 12:08pm
Photo: Dan Barton It didn’t take long for the KPD’s Sherlock Gnomes to bust a pair of Kingston teens who allegedly stole “numerous” lawn ornaments from city yards. According to the KPD, shortly after midnight on Monday, May 18,...
New York History: - May 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
Adirondack Architectural Heritage (AARCH) is seeking nominations for their 2015 Historic Preservation awards. The organization looks to recognize historic buildings that have been well-cared for over time, or brought back to life. Projects, large and...
Glimmerglass Opera Blog: - May 18, 2015 - 11:52am
The Glimmerglass Festival turns 40 this year, and the renowned summer opera company kicked off its anniversary celebrations with GL!MMERATA, its 2015 Spring Gala, April 8 at the Metropolitan Club in Manhattan. Hosted by Artistic & General Director...
Upstater: - May 18, 2015 - 10:04am
You came Upstate to enjoy the country and nature. In Ulster County you have hit pay dirt. Not only does Ulster County play host to most of the Catskill Park but it is also the home of the Shawangunk Ridge, or “the Gunks” as it’s known to locals. There...