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Thursday

Jun

23

1:46 am

June 23, 2011 local almanac

Jun 23, 2011 1:46 am • Staff

The National Weather Service reports a Flash Flood Watch for Greene and Columbia counties through 6 p.m. Thursday. The NWS predicts showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1 p.m., with a high near 78....

Wednesday

Jun

22

1:36 am

Wednesday headlines

Jun 22, 2011 1:36 am • admin

Several issues solved, same sex marriage still undecided In the video above (you can play audio on computer) from Capitol Confidential, the Albany Times-Union's political blog, Governor Andrew Cuom...

Wednesday

Jun

22

1:01 am

June 22, 2011 local almanac

Jun 22, 2011 1:01 am • Staff

The National Weather Service predicts a slight chance of showers before 10 a.m. Wednesday, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thu...

Wednesday

Jun

22

12:58 am

Reprieve for Bangladesh's ship breakers

Jun 22, 2011 12:58 am • admin

Al Jazeera English reports:Ship breaking, the business of dismantling old vessels and recycling parts as scrap metal, was banned in Bangladesh last year. Environmentalists had long fought against it...

Tuesday

Jun

21

12:50 pm

Schnider, Finck, and Diehl on WGXC

Jun 21, 2011 12:50 pm • admin

Three jazz guitarist performed on WGXC's "The Jazz Disturbance" with host Cheryl K last Thursday, June 16. The above video was posted on YouTube of part of the performance:Gabe Schnider was the stud...

Tuesday

Jun

21

12:36 pm

Women's life expectancy up slightly locally

Jun 21, 2011 12:36 pm • admin

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="480" caption="Greene and Columbia counties can be seen in green, as area's where women's life expectancy rose less than the national average from 199...

Tuesday

Jun

21

4:46 am

Tuesday headlines

Jun 21, 2011 4:46 am • admin

On heels of a defeat at the polls, district budget goes to a revote Hilary Hawke in the Ravena News-Herald reports that voters in the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk school district return to the polls today...

Tuesday

Jun

21

12:12 am

June 21, 2011 local almanac

Jun 21, 2011 12:12 am • Staff

June 21 is the first day of summer, technically starting at 1:16 p.m. The National Weather Service predicts isolated showers between noon and 1 p.m. today, then scattered showers and thunderstorms...

Monday

Jun

20

12:26 pm

Same-sex marriage vote may come this week

Jun 20, 2011 12:26 pm • admin

The State Capitol in Albany will be abuzz all week until a vote is taken on the proposed same-sex marriage bill or the legislature retires for the summer, whichever comes first. Columbia County's St...

Monday

Jun

20

11:59 am

South Bay may be significant habitat

Jun 20, 2011 11:59 am • admin

John Mason in the Register-Star reports that the New York state Department of State proposes designating Hudson’s South Bay as a "Significant Coastal Fish and Wildlife Habitat." "The area is significa...

Monday

Jun

20

12:58 am

Monday headlines and audio

Jun 20, 2011 12:58 am • admin

Bank of Greene County wins Catskill Little League title The Daily Mail reports that Logan Worth threw a no-hitter to lead Bank of Greene County over Lacy’s 4-0, to win the Catskill Little League majo...

Monday

Jun

20

12:48 am

Hudson's Ndegeocello covers Prince

Jun 20, 2011 12:48 am • admin

Nate Chinen in The New York Times reviews Hudson's Meshell Ndegeocello show of Prince covers at the Highline Ballroom in Manhattan Wed., June 15. After playing "Get Off," Chinen quotes her onstage, “I...

Monday

Jun

20

12:40 am

June 20, 2011 local almanac

Jun 20, 2011 12:40 am • Staff

The National Weather Service predicts Monday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Monday night should be partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Tuesday a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms...

Friday

Jun

17

12:13 pm

Experimental music show from Spotty Dog

Jun 17, 2011 12:13 pm • admin

[caption id="attachment_12311" align="alignleft" width="224" caption="Noveller at Spotty Dog Books & Ale on WGXC June 13, 2011."][/caption]Noveller, U.S. Girls, Alexander Turnquist, and DJ Lunar Moss...

Friday

Jun

17

12:21 am

Friday headlines

Jun 17, 2011 12:21 am • admin

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="245" caption="State Senator Steve Saland with Hudson school Superintendent Jack Howe at the Hudson Children's Book Festival. Photo from Saland's webs...

Friday

Jun

17

12:11 am

June 17, 2011 local almanac

Jun 17, 2011 12:11 am • Staff

The National Weather Service predicts showers and possibly a thunderstorm Friday, with a high near 78. Friday night, showers likely, mainly before 8 p.m., with a low around 60. Saturday, a slight chan...

Thursday

Jun

16

1:12 am

Thursday headlines

Jun 16, 2011 1:12 am • admin

Assembly passes same-sex marriage 80-63 Both Pete Lopez, who represents Greene County, and Marc Molinaro, who represents Columbia County, voted against the bill, but a majority in the New York State...

Thursday

Jun

16

12:50 am

Harrison's play in Woodstock this weekend

Jun 16, 2011 12:50 am • admin

Today on "Between the Lines" at 2 p.m. on 90.7-FM, WGXC host Ann Forbes Cooper interviews playwright Carey Harrison, who runs a Woodstock theater and is the son of the actor Rex Harrison. The Waters...

Thursday

Jun

16

12:41 am

June 16, 2011 local almanac

Jun 16, 2011 12:41 am • Staff

The National Weather Service predicts Thursday will be sunny, with a high near 85. Thursday night there is a chance of showers, mainly after 1 a.m., with a low around 58. Friday, showers are also like...

Wednesday

Jun

15

12:04 pm

Hudson food Co-Op meeting audio

Jun 15, 2011 12:04 pm • Staff

WGXC volunteer Christina Malisoff recorded the meeting about a proposed new food co-op Acres Co-Op Market Tuesday evening in Hudson. Malisoff reports over 100 folks turned out to the First Presbyteria...