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Friday

Mar

01

12:55 am

Public hearing moved to larger venue

Mar 01, 2024 12:55 am • Staff

Andrea Macko reports for Porcupine Soup that the Town of Cairo Planning Board public hearing on massive redevelopment plans at the former Blackhead Mountain Lodge and Country Club has been moved from...

Friday

Mar

01

12:49 am

Kingston approves 90 housing units

Mar 01, 2024 12:49 am • Staff

Brian Hubert reports in the Daily Freeman that Bartek Starodaj, Kingston's director of housing initiatives, said on Feb. 29 that 90 new housing units of all types have been approved in six months unde...

Friday

Mar

01

12:21 am

Coxsackie proposal for 360 homes before planning board

Mar 01, 2024 12:21 am • Staff

Roger Hannigan Gilson reports in the Times Union that a developer wants to put a manufactured home park for 360 homes in the village of Coxsackie. For nearly two decades UMH Properties has proposed di...

Thursday

Feb

29

12:53 am

Public hearing for battery energy storage facility extended

Feb 29, 2024 12:53 am • Staff

Cassie Abel reports in HudsonValley360.com that representatives for Catskill Grid, the company proposing a battery energy storage facility on Route 9W, did not turn out for the public hearing with the...

Thursday

Feb

29

12:33 am

Finneran announces Assembly campaign

Feb 29, 2024 12:33 am • Staff

Local activist Mary Finneran announced on social media that she is running for state Assembly District 102 as a Democrat. Republican Chris Tague is currently the incumbent in the district that covers...

Thursday

Feb

29

12:11 am

Several local exhibitions featured in Hudson Valley overview

Feb 29, 2024 12:11 am • Staff

Taliesin Thomas in Hyperallegeric recommends ten exhibitions to see in the Hudson Valley in March, including several locally. Thomas recommends two September Gallery shows in Kinderhook. One is by Un...

Wednesday

Feb

28

12:55 am

Catskill village to consider short-term rental changes

Feb 28, 2024 12:55 am • Staff

Cassie Abel reports for HudsonValley360 that the Catskill Village Board of Trustees holds a public hearing Feb. 28 to consider updating its short-term rental zoning law. The number of short-term renta...

Wednesday

Feb

28

12:45 am

Democrats propose new Congressional lines

Feb 28, 2024 12:45 am • Staff

Paul Kirby reports in the Daily Freeman that Democrats have a new Congressional map to propose for New York, after the Democrat-led state Legislature rejected the bipartisan Independent Redistricting...

Wednesday

Feb

28

12:11 am

Cairo Dollar General to be rebuilt after fire

Feb 28, 2024 12:11 am • Staff

Andrea Macko reports for Porcupine Soup that after a fire closed Dollar General store in Cairo last year, construction is planned soon to reopen the store. The company reported on Feb. 27, “At this ti...

Tuesday

Feb

27

12:55 pm

Report says Hochul meddling with special police unit

Feb 27, 2024 12:55 pm • Staff

Brendan J. Lyons in the Times Union claims that Gov. Kathy Hochul is now meddling in the personnel decisions of the State Police unit that protects her, in similar ways to former Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Ho...

Tuesday

Feb

27

12:45 pm

Petitioning begins without Congressional lines drawn

Feb 27, 2024 12:45 pm • Staff

Spectrum News reports that in New York, candidates begin collecting petition signatures on Feb. 27, even though the lines of those Congressional districts have not been agreed upon. After rejecting a...

Tuesday

Feb

27

12:11 pm

Ulster County Housing Action Fund accepts applications

Feb 27, 2024 12:11 pm • Staff

Mid-Hudson News reports that the Ulster County Housing Action Fund opens its first application window on March 11 and will accept applications until May 10 at 3 p.m. The $15 million fund requires hous...

Tuesday

Feb

27

12:55 am

Judge dismisses lawsuit against tax break for power plant

Feb 27, 2024 12:55 am • Staff

Cassie Abel reports at HudsonValley360.com that Judge David Gandin of the Supreme Court in Ulster County on Feb. 15 dismissed the Article 78 petition former Athens county legislator and town superviso...

Tuesday

Feb

27

12:51 am

Democrats reject new Congressional maps

Feb 27, 2024 12:51 am • Staff

The Daily Freeman reports that on Feb. 26 Democrats in the New York Legislature rejected a congressional map drawn by the state’s bipartisan redistricting commission. Several courts and commissions ha...

Tuesday

Feb

27

12:45 am

Windham wall hit with graffiti

Feb 27, 2024 12:45 am • Staff

Michael Ryan reports for the Mountain Eagle that someone vandalized the stone wall bordering the Windham Cemetery that is a landmark for anyone entering the town from the east on Route 23. Windham Tow...

Monday

Feb

26

12:55 pm

New York prescriptions slow because of online attack

Feb 26, 2024 12:55 pm • Staff

Raga Justin reports in the Times Union that a massive cyberattack on a national health care company last week has slowed thousands of New York pharmacists and other health care providers in processing...

Monday

Feb

26

12:49 pm

Hochul administration to roll out cybersecurity plan

Feb 26, 2024 12:49 pm • Staff

Raga Justin reports in the Times Union that New York officials are expanding a grant program meant to boost local governments' cybersecurity defense and technology to stop malicious software attacks....

Monday

Feb

26

12:11 pm

Two Albany movie theaters close

Feb 26, 2024 12:11 pm • Staff

WNYT reports that two movie theaters in Albany have closed recently. Feb. 25 was the last day to see a movie at Madison Theatre, at least until new owners buy the building. "Madame Web" was the final...

Monday

Feb

26

9:20 am

WGXC Daily News: 20240226

Feb 26, 2024 9:20 am • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's audio daily news update.

Monday

Feb

26

6:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20240226

Feb 26, 2024 6:00 am • Produced by Joe Demanso.

Click above to download or play the "Better Weather." Produced by Joe Demanso of the Catskill Makers Syndicate.