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Thursday

Jan

13

12:01 am

Thursday January 13 2011 local almanac

Jan 13, 2011 12:01 am • admin

Tune in today TUNE IN WGXC will air the following live shows on WGXC Online Radio Thursday: •WGXC Morning Show 6-8 a.m./9-11 a.m. live with Casson Kennedy, Mark Lacoy, Kaya Weidman, and Sara Kendall...

Wednesday

Jan

12

11:56 pm

Surprise resident is Senate's sergeant-at-arms

Jan 12, 2011 11:56 pm • admin

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="247" caption="NY State Senator James Seward (left) congratulates Surprise resident George R. Federoff as the Senate's new sergeant-at-arms."][/caption]Geor...

Wednesday

Jan

12

11:23 pm

New York State extends income tax deadline

Jan 12, 2011 11:23 pm • admin

The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance announced Wednesday that taxpayers will have until April 18 to file their 2010 personal income tax returns. The usual April 15 deadline was extend...

Wednesday

Jan

12

8:50 am

Venture capital opportunities trigger interest, belief that economy may finally be in turnaround

Jan 12, 2011 8:50 am • Paul Smart

Want a sense of how the economy's doing, where people's money fears lie, and just how prevalent the idea of "doing it oneself" is these days? Mid Hudson News Network reports today that some 100 people...

Wednesday

Jan

12

8:37 am

Ramping up the region's nano-future

Jan 12, 2011 8:37 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Nanotechnology, as illustrated by the Nanotechnology Investing website."][/caption]A pair of story's in today's Albany Business Review support the...

Wednesday

Jan

12

8:18 am

Greene County warned of ATM hacking crimes

Jan 12, 2011 8:18 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="200" caption="ATM being hacked in Durham last June, as captured by security camera and published in January 12 Daily Mail."][/caption]A nationwide cash machine...

Wednesday

Jan

12

7:04 am

Don't cut emergency radio, says Schumer

Jan 12, 2011 7:04 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Senator Chuck Schumer addresses federal cuts to emergency radio communications in photo by Times Union's (John Carl D'Annibale."][/capti...

Wednesday

Jan

12

7:02 am

Winter Storm Warning through Wednesday

Jan 12, 2011 7:02 am • Staff

Current forecast from National Weather Service. Seven to 14 inches of snow are expected Tuesday night, and the National Weather Service has now updated conditions to a Winter Storm Warning for our...

Wednesday

Jan

12

6:54 am

Felony car chase in eastern Columbia County!

Jan 12, 2011 6:54 am • Paul Smart

A Chatham man faces felony charges after he allegedly led State Police on a chase early Tuesday, according to this morning's Times Union, which is reporting that Robert E. Perez, 29, is charged with r...

Wednesday

Jan

12

6:48 am

Cairo amends proposed zoning law yet again

Jan 12, 2011 6:48 am • Paul Smart

The Daily Mail reports January 12 that the Cairo Zoning Commission is continuing to shift its first-ever zoning ordinance by now agreeing to expand the list of potential uses in its already-amended co...

Wednesday

Jan

12

6:37 am

Reservoir water releases turn litigious

Jan 12, 2011 6:37 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="200" caption="New York City's Ashokan Reservoir in Ulster County, center of a new lawsuit over muddy water releases at flood times."][/caption]The Daily F...

Wednesday

Jan

12

6:19 am

Comptroller warns against state privatizations

Jan 12, 2011 6:19 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, a former legislator, warns in a new release and report against quick budgetary fixes through privatization."][/...

Wednesday

Jan

12

6:08 am

Another Valatie resident goes missing

Jan 12, 2011 6:08 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Tom Unser, also known as Tom Lussie, 16, has been missing since Monday morning from his Valatie home. "][/caption]What's with all the people goin...

Wednesday

Jan

12

6:01 am

Sledding, skiing, snowmobiling, skating, and ice fishing spots around the area

Jan 12, 2011 6:01 am • Staff

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="379" caption="Lake Taghkanic State Park snowmobiling, from their website."][/caption]As the snow comes down today, you may want to get out in it. Here are some...

Wednesday

Jan

12

5:58 am

Columbia County gets behind its agriculture

Jan 12, 2011 5:58 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Columbia County's biggest industry is agriculture, as seen in this image from the Columbia Land Conservancy."][/caption]Columbia County gover...

Wednesday

Jan

12

12:01 am

Wednesday January 12 2011 local almanac

Jan 12, 2011 12:01 am • admin

Tune in today TUNE IN WGXC will air the following live shows on WGXC Online Radio Wednesday: •WGXC Morning Show 6-8 a.m. live with Casson Kennedy and Mark Lacoy. They most likely will stay on the ai...

Tuesday

Jan

11

11:56 pm

WDST announces Mountain Jam lineup

Jan 11, 2011 11:56 pm • admin

WDST's Mountain Jam festival will be June 2-5 this year, adding a fourth day of camping this year, with a lineup that includes Gov’t Mule, Warren Haynes Band, My Morning Jacket, North Mississippi Alls...

Tuesday

Jan

11

9:34 am

Cuomo lays out his priorities again

Jan 11, 2011 9:34 am • Paul Smart

The above taped interview from is important for the clues it gives us all in the WGXC listening area as to what the new year portends, politically. Key in the talking points captured is Cuomo's blunt...

Tuesday

Jan

11

8:28 am

Teamsters ready to battle school transport corp

Jan 11, 2011 8:28 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Durham School Services provides bus transportation for 300 school districts nationwide, and is increasingly facing union frustration with their bu...

Tuesday

Jan

11

7:02 am

Groden takes the reins in Greene County

Jan 11, 2011 7:02 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Shaun Groden, new county administrator, is profiled in this morning's Daily Mail, who also took this photo."][/caption]The Daily Mail has a...