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Wednesday

Mar

17

5:18 pm

Election results

Mar 17, 2010 5:18 pm • Tom Roe

The Register-Star reports that Carol Weaver will become the Mayor of the Village of Kinderhook, with 77 votes to trustee Richard Phillips, an incumbent, with 69 votes, and newcomer Brian Murphy with 7...

Wednesday

Mar

17

5:10 pm

Health care reform protest at Murphy's Hudson office

Mar 17, 2010 5:10 pm • Tom Roe

Four-time Dutchess County Legislator Joel Tyner (Rhinebeck/Clinton) organized a "Brown Bag Lunch Vigil for Healthcare Not Warfare to bring our troops home from Afghanistan and Iraq" today from noon to...

Tuesday

Mar

16

8:07 pm

Opus 40 for sale

Mar 16, 2010 8:07 pm • Tom Roe

The Watershed Post is reporting that Opus 40, a massive bluestone sculpture built by Harvey Fite over 37 years on an abandoned quarry, is for sale for $3.5 million. The Saugerties property includes a...

Tuesday

Mar

16

7:46 pm

Waiting for Hudson school layoffs

Mar 16, 2010 7:46 pm • Tom Roe

From Lynn Sloneker's excellent Unmuffled blog about the Hudson school system: Superintendent John F. Howe chose to speak [at last night's school budget meeting] in general terms, emphasizing that the...

Tuesday

Mar

16

5:15 pm

Trying to sway Murphy's health care vote

Mar 16, 2010 5:15 pm • Tom Roe

Democratic Congressman Scott Murphy, who represents Greene and Columbia counties as part of NY-20, is turning out to be one of the key swing votes on the health care reform bill. Murphy voted no agai...

Tuesday

Mar

16

4:25 am

Murphy under 'primary pressure on health care vote'

Mar 16, 2010 4:25 am • Tom Roe

From Nate Silver in FiveThirtyEight:Unions, activist groups and Democratic thought leaders are all starting to urge primary challenges against Democrats who vote against the health care bill. In many...

Tuesday

Mar

16

3:19 am

WGXC special announcement

Mar 16, 2010 3:19 am • Tom Roe

Dear WGXC community members,Over the last few months, we’ve been working tirelessly producing benefit events and preparing for the launch of WGXC’s FM signal on 90.7-FM later this year. Please see bel...

Thursday

Mar

11

10:08 pm

May: Athens' Stewart House selling to a local

Mar 11, 2010 10:08 pm • Tom Roe

Athens's Stewart House restaurant is being sold, Dick May is reporting. "Owner Owen Lipstein has entered into a sales contract with Reggie Young of Athens, a food industry veteran who leads a small sy...

Thursday

Mar

11

12:27 am

Listen to Scott Murphy Tele-Town Hall

Mar 11, 2010 12:27 am • Tom Roe

Listen to a recording of Rep. Scott Murphy's Tele-Town Hall from 6:30 p.m. March 10, 2009 on WGXC Online Radio by clicking here. Rep. Murphy represents NY-20, which includes Columbia and Greene counti...

Wednesday

Mar

10

7:40 pm

WGXC a third of way towards fundraising goal

Mar 10, 2010 7:40 pm • Tom Roe

WGXC volunteers are working hard to launch a 3,300-watt community radio station. More than 78,000 people throughout Greene and Columbia counties will be able to receive the signal on 90.7-FM. WGXC rec...

Wednesday

Mar

10

7:16 pm

Media Management in a Digital Universe at The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy

Mar 10, 2010 7:16 pm • Tom Roe

1-5 p.m. Sunday, March 14 workshop at The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy.Independent media creation is flourishing with the proliferation of affordable cameras and recorders. The ability to d...

Wednesday

Mar

10

2:35 am

Hudson, Athens get boat launch funds

Mar 10, 2010 2:35 am • Tom Roe

The New York Environmental Protection Fund’s Local Waterfront Revitalization Program will provide $38,542 for the city of Hudson to construct a canoe/kayak launch at the southern end of Henry Hudson R...

Tuesday

Mar

09

5:30 pm

Village of Catskill candidate forum March 20

Mar 09, 2010 5:30 pm • Tom Roe

WGXC and the Mid Hudson League of Women Voters will host a "Meet the Candidates" forum at 10:30 a.m. Sat. March 20 at the Catskill Community Center for politicians running in Village of Catskill elect...

Tuesday

Mar

09

5:28 pm

Julie Lequin at Hudson Opera House April 10

Mar 09, 2010 5:28 pm • Tom Roe

Click on WGXC or WGXC Newsroom for more information. Send news, tips, etc. to news@wgxc.org.

Tuesday

Mar

09

4:25 pm

Congressman Murphy hosts tele-town hall Wednesday

Mar 09, 2010 4:25 pm • Tom Roe

Congressman Scott Murphy (NY-20) will host a tele-town hall Wednesday, March 10, at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the economy and job creation. Residents of the 20th District (which includes Greene and Columbi...

Tuesday

Mar

09

3:53 am

Lady Moon's "Speak to the Light"

Mar 09, 2010 3:53 am • Tom Roe

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZlwHO9N5YGo&hl=en_US&fs=1&]Click on WGXC or WGXC Newsroom for more information. Send news, tips, etc. to news@wgxc.org.

Tuesday

Mar

09

3:34 am

Kinderhook's Gibson announces Congressional run

Mar 09, 2010 3:34 am • Tom Roe

Kinderhook's Chris Gibson is the latest Republican announced to challenge Democrat Congressman Scott Murphy in New York’s 20th Congressional District election later this year. Gibson, a Colonel in the...

Thursday

Mar

04

10:19 pm

Catskill Contra Dance

Mar 04, 2010 10:19 pm • Tom Roe

A co-fundraiser for the Catskill Community Center and WGXC.Fri. March 12, 6:30-9:30 p.m.At the Catskill Community Center, 344 Main St., Catskill, NY 12414518-719-8244Admission: $10 individual; $15 cou...

Wednesday

Mar

03

6:10 pm

Third Republican in primary battle to face Murphy

Mar 03, 2010 6:10 pm • Tom Roe

Leigh Hornbeck of Capitol Confidential is reporting that Patrick Ziegler, 37, of Burnt Hills, will launch a campaign to unseat Democratic Congressman Scott Murphy in the 20th Congressional District at...

Tuesday

Mar

02

5:21 am

Public meetings about new Cairo Public Library

Mar 02, 2010 5:21 am • Tom Roe

The Cairo Library is attempting to move out of Cairo Town Hall and into a larger, more modern facility behind its current space. Presentations for a proposed new library in Cairo will be on: Thursday,...