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Wednesday

Jun

23

2:46 pm

Ecologists and GIS nerds, rejoice

Jun 23, 2010 2:46 pm • admin

From Lissa Harris in Watershed Post:Hot off the (digital) press: New maps of New York State's various eco-regions for use with GIS mapping software, thanks to a group effort by the EPA, DEC, USGS, NRC...

Wednesday

Jun

23

11:42 am

Hearings set for Hudson River high-voltage cable

Jun 23, 2010 11:42 am • admin

Jim Planck in The Daily Mail reports:The U.S. Department of Energy has announced that an Environmental Impact Statement, including regional public scoping sessions, is necessary for a proposed 2,000 m...

Tuesday

Jun

22

9:59 pm

Gibson repudiates Barton, raises with Price

Jun 22, 2010 9:59 pm • admin

From Jimmy Vielkind in Capitol Confidential:Chris Gibson, a Republican hoping to unseat Rep. Scott Murphy [in District 20, which covers Greene and Columbia counties], forcefully repudiated remarks by...

Tuesday

Jun

22

8:13 pm

Gibson holds press conference about cap and trade

Jun 22, 2010 8:13 pm • admin

Republican Congressional candidate Chris Gibson holds a press conference, "on the affect of Cap & Trade on the 20th District of New York" 9 a.m., June 24 in Dutchess County at Stanfordville Machine,...

Tuesday

Jun

22

7:50 pm

MP3 recordings of UAG Sunday

Jun 22, 2010 7:50 pm • admin

[caption id="attachment_1847" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Man Forever at UAG in Albany Sun., June 21, 2010."][/caption]Our man Sam Sebren was at Upstate Artist Guild in Albany Sunday night...

Monday

Jun

21

1:47 pm

This Albany Life

Jun 21, 2010 1:47 pm • admin

This week's episode of the radio show "This American Life" focuses on New York's Lt. Gov. Richard Ravitch and the state's abysmal government. Gov. David Paterson, Sens. Ruben Diaz Sr., Hugh Farley, To...

Monday

Jun

21

1:39 pm

'Gasland' documentary airs tonight

Jun 21, 2010 1:39 pm • admin

"Gasland," the documentary by Josh Fox about natural gas hydraulic fracking, airs tonight at 9 p.m. on HBO. Watch the YouTube trailer above.

Monday

Jun

21

1:38 am

Audio recording of Hudson Pride

Jun 21, 2010 1:38 am • admin

[caption id="attachment_1816" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Ellen Thurston started the Hudson Pride ceremonies at Promenade Park. Hudson Pride organizer Victor Mendolia is also pictured. Pho...

Sunday

Jun

20

2:07 am

Recordings from Club Helsinki WGXC fundraiser

Jun 20, 2010 2:07 am • admin

[caption id="attachment_1810" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="The Weight at Club Helsinki fundraiser for WGXC 061910."][/caption]The Weight performed at the WGXC fundraiser at Club Helsinki Jun...

Friday

Jun

18

10:23 pm

MP3 recording of Cairo Open Mic

Jun 18, 2010 10:23 pm • admin

Greg Stewart, Mark Patton, Daniel + Elizabeth Hotter, and Tony Fallon were among the performers at tonight's Cairo Open Mic in Cairo town park, sponsored by the Cairo Library and WGXC. Photos below ar...

Friday

Jun

18

10:08 pm

DEP issues road map for extending land acquisition through 2022

Jun 18, 2010 10:08 pm • admin

Friday

Jun

18

9:56 pm

Murphy in Chatham Monday

Jun 18, 2010 9:56 pm • admin

Congressman Scott Murphy will present free books from Library of Congress to Chatham Public Library at 12:30 p.m. Monday June 21 at the library, 11 Woodbridge Ave., Chatham.

Friday

Jun

18

3:25 pm

Audio of Catskill hearing on outdoor wood boilers

Jun 18, 2010 3:25 pm • admin

WGXC volunteer Sam Sebren recorded the Town of Catskill public hearing about outdoor wood boilers on June 16, 2010. The first few speakers are cut off due to a technological glitch. Click here to list...

Thursday

Jun

17

2:46 am

Marc Baez to dairy farmers: Diversify or perish

Jun 17, 2010 2:46 am • admin

Lissa Harris in the Watershed Post has an excellent story:Sullivan County planners have been looking into building a small creamery, hoping to help the county's few dozen remaining dairy farms survive...

Wednesday

Jun

16

9:02 pm

Greene County Hazardous Household Waste Collection Day

Jun 16, 2010 9:02 pm • admin

Sat. June 26 in Athens, organized by last name. Greene County residents only.

Wednesday

Jun

16

1:12 pm

Seward in Catskill Friday

Jun 16, 2010 1:12 pm • admin

New York State Senator James Seward will judge the Greene County Department of Aging Senior Citizens Cook-Off at 12:30 p.m. Friday, June 18 at the Washington Irving Senior Center, 15 Academy Street, C...

Tuesday

Jun

15

2:18 am

WGXC's weekend in Cairo, Catskill, and Hudson

Jun 15, 2010 2:18 am • admin

Dear WGXC community members, This weekend is a busy blur of activities on both sides of the Hudson River, as Pride events take place in Catskill on Saturday and Hudson on Sunday...

Tuesday

Jun

15

12:36 am

Saland, Seward vote against state budget extender

Jun 15, 2010 12:36 am • admin

Both area State Senators -- James Seward (R/C/I-Oneonta) in Greene County and Steve Saland (R-Poughkeepsie) in Columbia -- voted against the governor’s extender bill that passed tonight 34-27, with th...

Sunday

Jun

13

11:47 pm

Brian Dewan in Deep Cycle in Catskill

Jun 13, 2010 11:47 pm • admin

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Brian Dewan performing in "Rip's Retreat" cabin at Carl's Motor Lodge, Catskill, a long piece about Rip Van Winkle."][/capti...

Saturday

Jun

12

2:39 pm

Live inside the Flag Day parade

Jun 12, 2010 2:39 pm • admin

[caption id="attachment_1740" align="alignright" width="225" caption="Oxen pull the M49 radio truck in the Hudson Flag Day parade, with WGXC Online Radio live from inside the truck."][/caption]Here we...