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Tad's Opus 40 Blog: - August 25, 2014 - 11:31am
The most recent rerelease of this 1950 Prestige session is on an Original Jazz Classics CD (Concord's reissue label - they currently own the Prestige catalog) along with some of the classic Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker quartet recordings. Most of the...
New York History: - August 25, 2014 - 11:00am
There are just two weeks left to see Palaces for the People: Guastavino and the Art of Structural Tile – a major exhibition examining the engineering and architectural beauty of spaces designed and built by Spanish immigrant Rafael Guastavino and...
Central New York News: - August 25, 2014 - 10:57am
Two big events coming up for Central New York! On Friday, October 11, 2014, “Postcards From Heaven: Medium Maureen Hancock LIVE!”, returns to the Oneonta Theatre at 7pm.  Maureen Hancock (photo, right above)returns after a sellout event in 2013.  Limited...
Upstater: - August 25, 2014 - 10:10am
Max Yasgur’s Dairy Farm in Bethel, Sullivan County For three days in August of 1969, Max Yasgur’s farm in the sleepy, rural Catskills Mountain town of Bethel in Sullivan County was transformed into a gathering place for peace, love, music,...
Central New York News: - August 25, 2014 - 9:30am
Almost perfect! The Wizard of Oz debuted on this day in 1939.  It has, of course, become one of the most popular America films of all time.  Millions of words have been written about this classic film, so what can I add? Well, I would like to say...
Central New York News: - August 25, 2014 - 8:37am
Pastor Dan Runcorn of Oneonta's Living Water Faith Fellowship stopped by the studio this morning to tell us about a BIG family event they are planning for September 13.  Take a listen here:  Continue reading…
Central New York News: - August 25, 2014 - 8:04am
The popular Taste of Home cooking show is scheduled again for Thursday, November 6, 2014.  This is our third annual show, and the first two completely sold out.  It is great fun.  Tickets are on sale THIS MORNING! Get yours now by CLICKING HERE! Read...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 25, 2014 - 6:45am
Some of the stories that made the news Fri., Aug. 22 through Mon., Aug. 25: Diane Valden reported in The Columbia Paper an audit of Columbia County’s financial records by the Office of the New York State Comptroller found thousands of dollars were...
Central New York News: - August 25, 2014 - 6:31am
Thank you to so many people for stopping by Wal-Mart on Saturday.  We raised a pile of great back to school supplies for Family Services Association of Oneonta.  If you were unable to attend our remote broadcast you can still donate to FSA by CLICKING...
Saugerties Times: - August 25, 2014 - 6:30am
(Will Dendis) Judging by the first public hearing, most Saugerties residents are not interested in the town setting hard and fast noise limits. About 50 attended the hearing at the Senior Center on Aug. 13. The proposed noise ordinance would cap...
Woodstock Times: - August 25, 2014 - 6:30am
Tom Wolf One of the true legends of the area’s night life, Tom Wolf, passed on this past week. A party in celebration of his life will be 5:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Saturday, September 6 at Keegan Ales in Kingston. Wolf (or Wolfie), as he’s been known since...
New Paltz Times: - August 25, 2014 - 6:30am
Dan Winfield If you’ve ever had the pleasure of meeting Dan Winfield, the 69-year-old swimmer/runner/biker, husband/father/grandfather community-minded man, then you would know what I mean when I say that “Age is just a number.” Winfield is New Paltz’s...
Central New York News: - August 25, 2014 - 6:09am
State Senator James Seward has received top marks from leading small business advocacy group, the National Federation of International Business. Senator Seward’s score of 91 was the top mark issued in the senate, tying him with Senator Lee Zeldin Read...
Central New York News: - August 25, 2014 - 6:05am
New York's finest fishing waters from Long Island to the Thousand Islands are featured in a tourism ad unveiled by Gov. Andrew Cuomo over the weekend. It was one of a series of tourism promotional events held by Cuomo around the state, which have...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 25, 2014 - 12:15am
Weather right now Cairo: High 86F; low 59F. Catskill: High 85F; low 59F.                 READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne...
Catskill Chronicle: - August 24, 2014 - 6:02pm
HURLEYVILLE, NY – PRASAD Children’s Dental Health Program has been presented with the 2014 Give Kids a Smile Award, given by the New York State  Dental Foundation. The award is in recognition of the program’s excellence in caring for the...
New York History: - August 24, 2014 - 3:00pm
The Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana, CA provided the stage set for a new music video, “Spirit of 1776,” which the production team calls a “suffragette anthem”, scheduled for release in time for Women’s Equality Day celebrations. Observed on...
Shouting Thomas: - August 24, 2014 - 8:02am
Brian, The Bulldawg, my Old Dawg brother, got hitched to Coleen yesterday in a lovely backyard ceremony for friends and family. The Old Dawgz played a couple of hot sets, and everybody was feeling fine. The Old Dawg ladies graced...
Saugerties Times: - August 24, 2014 - 6:30am
A matter of fact Donna Greco (“Fact checking the fact checker,” 7/31–8/7)claims she “exposed the fact that more Democrats than Republicans are receivers of entitlement funds and continue to vote to increase taxes on the middle class to support these...
Woodstock Times: - August 24, 2014 - 6:30am
Shandaken Museum by Dion Ogust A dog-powered treadmill for running butter churns and corn shellers. A plaster cast of the Rosetta Stone. A 1918 issue of the Pine Hill Optic, one of two newspapers published in the village around the turn of the century....
WGXC Newsroom: - August 24, 2014 - 12:03am
The Daily Mail reports that the NYS Department of Transportation will close a portion of Route 42 in the Town of Lexington from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 26, for a private bridge installation. Route 42 will be closed between Spruceton Road (Greene County...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 24, 2014 - 12:02am
The Register Star is reporting the Columbia County Board of Elections has released information on the upcoming primary elections, Sept. 9. The Democratic primary for governor and for lieutenant governor will be held countywide. Each office is voted on...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 24, 2014 - 12:01am
Local News Local news from Wave Farm‘s WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, New York for Sun., Aug. 17. PLAY AUDIO (1:49) Local weather forecast Today’s forecast is specific to Acra, in Greene County. • Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79, and...
Central New York News: - August 23, 2014 - 5:47pm
I have been waiting since 1969 to see these guys again. The first concert I ever paid for was in 1969 and Three Dog Night was the opening act for The 5th Dimension at Saratoga Performing Arts Center Read More|Comment Continue reading…