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Central New York News: - August 20, 2015 - 6:54am
Thanks to Catholic Charities of Delaware, Otsego, and Schoharie Counties, this Friday, August 21st, families can come to Neahwa Park in Oneonta and enjoy a free meal Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Saugerties Times: - August 20, 2015 - 6:54am
Art Russell, far right, is surrounded by members of the SOS organization, the Paul Luke Band, Gutter Cat and the American Legion. (Photo by Robert Ford) When it comes to holding a fundraiser for one of their own, no one does it better than Support Our...
Central New York News: - August 20, 2015 - 6:23am
The National Service out of Binghamton has issued a "Hazardous Weather Outlook" for Chenango, Delaware and Otsego Counties. Read More|Comment Continue reading…
WGXC Newsroom: - August 20, 2015 - 12:03am
Kenneth C. Crowe II reports in the Albany Times-Union that both Republican and Democratic legislators in Rensselaer County are backing the Drinking Water Protection Law, which is being proposed in response to the Northeast Energy Direct natural gas...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 20, 2015 - 12:02am
Shivani Gonzalez in the Albany Times-Union reports that the Schoharie County Board of Supervisors asked state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli’s office to find out just how a $21 million project to repair six streams damaged during tropical storms Irene...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 20, 2015 - 12:01am
Weather right now Cairo: High 85F; low 65F. Catskill: High 85F; low 67F. FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne Valley Farm Weather Page. MIDDLE TEMP: Cairo from Weather...
Kingston Times: - August 19, 2015 - 10:00pm
Mayor Shayne Gallo. (Photo: Dan Barton) This week, the odds of a three-way mayoral race in November dwindled to almost nothing and the stakes in next month’s Democratic primary got higher than ever. On Monday, Aug. 18 the state elections deadline for...
Catskill Chronicle: - August 19, 2015 - 8:33pm
HURLEYVILLE, NY (August 19, 2015) – The Columbia Hill Neighborhood Alliance (CHNA) will host the first “What the Hill” Friend-Raiser at the Hurleyville Fire House on Sunday, August 23 at 11:00 a.m. The community celebration will feature information on...
Historical Society of Middletown: - August 19, 2015 - 6:52pm
“The Hotels of Middletown,” a slide show featuring images and stories from more than 40 hotels and inns that welcomed guests over the past 150 years, will be presented Sunday, Aug. 16 at 1 p.m. at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown, 778...
Upstater: - August 19, 2015 - 3:30pm
Does this seemingly perfect view of the Hudson River from the Saugerties Lighthouse Trail belie a weird secret? Probably. Will crazy headlines that used to start with “Florida Man” soon be replaced with crazy headlines that start with “...
Kingston Progressive: - August 19, 2015 - 3:26pm
So, who is responsible for the maintenance of the trees along our Broadway corridor?Oh, thats right. We have a tree commission don't we? Im guessing there's no money to do the work needed along our central and downtown business district. Do we need...
New York History: - August 19, 2015 - 3:00pm
On July 29, 1928, Herbert R. Mackie, an inmate at what was then known as Clinton Prison (today called the Clinton Correctional Facility) in Dannemora was being escorted to a practice session for the prison’s band. He told an officer that he had forgotten...
Chichester - Silver Hollow: - August 19, 2015 - 2:51pm
Story on DailyFreeman.com:Engineers say replacing the Bridge Street Bridge and enhancing the floodplain around Phoenicia is the best way to reduce flooding in the hamlet. The $10 million plan, however, would not eliminate flooding altogether and...
Upstater: - August 19, 2015 - 1:30pm
If we squint a little, we can imagine what the historic Madison House must have looked like back during the turn-of-the-century when it was called, according to the listing, the Old Inn. These days, the inn/motel is a bit outdated, rough around the...
Upstater: - August 19, 2015 - 1:00pm
Admittedly, this choice in potential B+B property arose out of my own crush on the Village of Warwick. As a nearby resident, I also feel some resolve in highlighting the properties Orange County has to offer. Out of all the cutesy and charming places to...
New York History: - August 19, 2015 - 12:30pm
The United States has entered presidential primary season, which means it won’t be long before a Republican presidential candidate or a reporter mentions the birth of the ‘Grand Old Party’ in 1854 and its association with Abraham Lincoln. In this episode...
Upstater: - August 19, 2015 - 11:18am
Like documenting a baby’s initial steps, her shiny single tooth, her barely discernable utterances, one can get caught up in a garden’s firsts. First edible-pod peas. First salad of the season. First cucumber—the one you didn’t notice hidden under...
Upstater: - August 19, 2015 - 10:00am
Everyone’s looking for that picture-perfect mountain inn and cafe, tables set up under twinkling lights, the sound of a creek burbling by to provide accompaniment to your summer evening dining al fresco. Sometimes, however, in order to make that...
New York History: - August 19, 2015 - 10:00am
Suzanne B. Spring PhD, Jeff McArn and students from Colgate University and Hamilton College will facilitate the participatory program commemorating Equality Day, Looking Back –and Ahead: The Long Road to Equality at 2 pm on Saturday, August 22 to break...
WGXC Newsroom: - August 19, 2015 - 8:56am
Full audio of local headlines and weather for Wed., Aug. 19 (9:57). (Produced by Tom Roe.) https://data.wavefarm.org/r/ty/ek/1k/WGXC_local_news_20150819.mp3
Central New York News: - August 19, 2015 - 8:16am
Yvonne Craig, the pixie-like actress who found fame as television's "Batgirl," has died. She was an accomplished dancer and did all of her own stunts on the show. She co-starred in several early TV sitcoms before landing her role as Batgirl Read More|...
Central New York News: - August 19, 2015 - 7:47am
Oneonta, NY just seems to keep getting noticed and now it's gotten the nod from Forbes as one of America's top colleges. Read More|Comment Continue reading…
Central New York News: - August 19, 2015 - 7:25am
I went to the Delaware County Fair yesterday with my family and had quite a time! Read More|Comment Continue reading…
WGXC Newsroom: - August 19, 2015 - 7:03am
Kate Seckinger is reporting in The Daily Mail the Durham Town Board Tue., Aug. 18, voted unanimously to close Catskill Creek to all activities other than fishing for the duration of the summer. The board took the action after learning about the extensive...
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|FREE French Wine Tasting!|
|Happy National Mead Day!|
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|ANNIVERSARY SALE EXTENDED thru Saturday, August 22nd!|
|Trip to Fort William Henry and Lake George Cruise|
|World War II-Era Food Workshop, August 15|
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|Enchanting Catskill Mountain Retreat|
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|Golf and Camaraderie. No Losers!|
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|Margaretville Store Closing Sale!|
|OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY, AUGUST 15TH FROM 11AM TO 2 PM|
|Steam in the Catskills|
|Catskill Recreation Center Is Hiring: Full-Time Aquatics Director|
|Catskill Recreation Center is Hiring: Full-Time Business Manager|
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|Fried? Need to get away somewhere gorgeous and peaceful? Little House is the perfect country cabin escape.|
|Emerson Car Show this Weekend!|