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Tuesday

Apr

27

9:45 pm

Gordon to host Hudson River estuary forum Thursday

Apr 27, 2010 9:45 pm • Tom Roe

From The Columbia Paper:Assemblyman Tim Gordon (I-108th) will hold a public forum to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 29, at the Castleton Boat Club, 92 Main Street to discuss ideas and future plans for the Hud...

Tuesday

Apr

27

7:59 pm

Raúl Zurita at Bard College Wednesday

Apr 27, 2010 7:59 pm • Tom Roe

Nippertown! reports renowned Chilean poet Raúl Zurita will read from the newly released bilingual edition of his collection, "Purgatory," with translator Anna Deeney Wednesday at 6 p.m. Apr. 28 in the...

Tuesday

Apr

27

2:13 pm

Cairo voting now on library bond

Apr 27, 2010 2:13 pm • Tom Roe

[caption id="attachment_893" align="alignright" width="112" caption="Voters today deciding if Cairo gets a new library."][/caption]Voters in Cairo today are turning out to Resurrection Lutheran Church...

Tuesday

Apr

27

2:09 pm

Molinaro announces re-election campaign Friday

Apr 27, 2010 2:09 pm • Tom Roe

Marc Molinaro will announce he is seeking re-election for the 103rd Assembly District with three events on Friday, April 30 in Dutchess and Columbia counties. Molinaro will be at Promenade Hill (inter...

Tuesday

Apr

27

9:54 am

With Greene County, Lazio climbs to 51.5

Apr 27, 2010 9:54 am • Tom Roe

Jimmy Vielkind in Capitol Confidential:Greene County Republican Chairman Brent Bogardus endorsed Rick Lazio lat night, bringing to 51.5 percent the amount of the Republican delegates the Long Islander...

Tuesday

Apr

27

2:46 am

Mother Fletcher make WDST finals

Apr 27, 2010 2:46 am • Tom Roe

Hudson band Mother Fletcher will be in Woodstock Tuesday recording a video for radio station WDST (100.1-FM), according to the band's Facebook page, as they fight out Elysium Theory and 4 Gun Ridge fo...

Tuesday

Apr

27

2:42 am

Heavy metal show faces many permits

Apr 27, 2010 2:42 am • Tom Roe

Francesca Olsen in the Register-Star reports:For four days in July, the site of Meadowgreens Resort will become a haven for metalheads — if the event coordinator satisfies all permit requirements from...

Monday

Apr

26

11:31 pm

Historic Hudson

Apr 26, 2010 11:31 pm • Tom Roe

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="211 Union St., Hudson from The Gossips of Rivertown."][/caption]Carole Osterink continues her tour of properties in Hudson owned by Eric Galloway,...

Monday

Apr

26

11:13 pm

Murphy hosts agriculture conference in Dutchess County

Apr 26, 2010 11:13 pm • Tom Roe

Congressman Scott Murphy will host a "Buy Local Agricultural Conference" on Friday, April 30 at Tymor Park, 249 Duncan Road, in Lagrangeville, in Town of Union Vale. Murphy will speak with, "farmers,...

Monday

Apr

26

5:25 pm

River of Drone II

Apr 26, 2010 5:25 pm • Tom Roe

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="211" caption="Thom Lail performing at soundBarn."][/caption]The Albany Sonic Arts Collective (ASAC) and The soundBarn host River of Drone II: Seven Hours of Sou...

Monday

Apr

26

1:56 pm

Forward Motion into Hudson Saturday

Apr 26, 2010 1:56 pm • Tom Roe

Forward Motion Theater returns to the Hudson Opera House at 8 p.m. Sat. May 1 with "RE:Vision," a collaboration of live performances weaving multimedia and dance from a fresh critical perspective. The...

Sunday

Apr

25

5:25 pm

State Senate Agricultural Committee votes down farmworker bill

Apr 25, 2010 5:25 pm • Tom Roe

On Tuesday the State Senate's Agriculture Committee voted down the Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act. Among features of the bill, farmers would have had to pay over time to laborers who work more t...

Saturday

Apr

24

11:55 pm

Feed the Radio benefit May 15 in Germantown

Apr 24, 2010 11:55 pm • Tom Roe

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Germantown Community Farm"][/caption]The "Feed the Radio" benefit will be held from 3 p.m. on with an afternoon of activities, workshops, and radi...

Saturday

Apr

24

10:55 pm

Cairo Open Mic recording

Apr 24, 2010 10:55 pm • Tom Roe

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Mark Patton"][/caption]The Cairo Library and WGXC held the monthly Cairo Open Mic Fri. Apr. 23 at Gallagher's, across the from the library on Mai...

Saturday

Apr

24

10:18 pm

Scott Murphy speaks to constituents in Palenville

Apr 24, 2010 10:18 pm • Tom Roe

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Scott Murphy photo from April 1 at Coxsackie's Senior Center."][/caption]Congressman Scott Murphy held a town meeting in Palenville Monday,...

Friday

Apr

23

11:43 am

Another busy Saturday

Apr 23, 2010 11:43 am • Tom Roe

TAP New York with 30 regional breweries representing over 100 individual beers at Hunter Mountain Saturday and Sunday. "Where We Live" by Barbara L. Walter opening at The Broderick Fine Art Gallery ab...

Friday

Apr

23

11:42 am

DEC issues de facto ban on gas drilling in NYC watershed

Apr 23, 2010 11:42 am • Tom Roe

From Lissa Harris in Watershed Post:This just in: The DEC has declared that their draft regulations on natural-gas drilling don't apply to New York City's watershed. (Or, for that matter, Syracuse's S...

Friday

Apr

23

11:41 am

Pinetop Perkins comes to town

Apr 23, 2010 11:41 am • Tom Roe

Blues legend Pinetop Perkins performs on May 1 at 7 p.m. with Hubert Sumlin, Willie "Big Eyes" Smith, and Pura Fe' in the Arts Center Theater at the Hudson campus of Columbia-Greene Community College....

Thursday

Apr

22

5:08 pm

Saland will seek another term in State Senate

Apr 22, 2010 5:08 pm • Tom Roe

Republican Senator Steve Saland (R,I,C – Poughkeepsie) announced today that he will be seeking re-election to the State Senate for his 11th term, representing all of Columbia County and much of Dutche...

Thursday

Apr

22

12:21 pm

DEC proposes new outdoor wood boiler regulations

Apr 22, 2010 12:21 pm • Tom Roe

The Department of Environmental Conservation is proposing to new rules for outdoor wood boilers, with emission limits, siting requirements (distance from neighbors), stack height, and operating requir...