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Thursday

Aug

12

7:54 pm

Hudson Pride Foundation gives out scholarships

Aug 12, 2010 7:54 pm • admin

The Hudson Pride Foundation, the organizers of the Hudson Pride parade, honor parade Grand Marshals Charlie Ferrusi and Timothy Howard with the first HPF Scholarships at 2 p.m. Aug. 21 at American Glo...

Thursday

Aug

12

1:52 am

Gibson in Catskill Aug. 24

Aug 12, 2010 1:52 am • admin

Republican Congressional candidate Chris Gibson will be at MTTS Graphics/Mountain T-Shirts, 8 West Bridge St., Catskill on August 24, in a town-hall style event, according to his campaign. They do not...

Wednesday

Aug

11

6:12 pm

Candidates and their out of town donations

Aug 11, 2010 6:12 pm • admin

The Times-Union's excellent Capitol Confidential blog has a link to a chart from New York Public Interest Research Group, tracking the amount of money New York candidates are raising outside of their...

Wednesday

Aug

11

1:02 pm

New community radio station sets Sept. air date

Aug 11, 2010 1:02 pm • admin

From Ariel Zangla-Girard in The Daily Freeman yesterday:Community radio station WGXC will “go live” Sept. 26, but whether it will broadcast on the FM dial depends on whether it can raise the remaining...

Wednesday

Aug

11

12:56 pm

Vetiver and Fruit Bats

Aug 11, 2010 12:56 pm • admin

Vetiver & Fruit Bats from Yours Truly on Vimeo. Vetiver performs at a benefit fundraiser Aug. 22 at Cannonball Factory in Hudson, for WGXC.

Tuesday

Aug

10

3:11 pm

EPA fracking meeting: First moved, now postponed

Aug 10, 2010 3:11 pm • admin

Lissa Harris in Watershed Post reports the Environmental Protection Agency first moved a public hearing about hydraulic fracturing from Binghamton to Syracuse three days before the a was scheduled, an...

Tuesday

Aug

10

12:01 am

Schumer in Cairo Tuesday

Aug 10, 2010 12:01 am • admin

New York Senator Charles Schumer will be visiting B and B Wood Products on Route 145 in Cairo for a press conference Tuesday at 2:45 p.m. to discuss the impact of the the Chinese Emerald Ash Borer. Th...

Monday

Aug

09

11:27 pm

Audio from Hudson Common Council meeting

Aug 09, 2010 11:27 pm • admin

[caption id="attachment_2473" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Ellen Thurston at the Hudson Common Council meeting."][/caption]WGXC volunteer Victor Mendolia recorded tonight's Hudson Common Co...

Monday

Aug

09

1:21 pm

Gordon in Hannacroix Sunday for trap-shooting

Aug 09, 2010 1:21 pm • admin

Assemblyman Tim Gordon (I-Bethlehem), who represents parts of Greene, Albany and Columbia counties, will appear at a second trap-shooting Sportsmen Care event to raise money for NYS Cancer Services 9...

Sunday

Aug

08

6:08 pm

Hudson Common Council meeting Monday sure to be interesting, and quickly uploaded on WGXC

Aug 08, 2010 6:08 pm • admin

All five Hudson Common Council surpervisors surprised everyone in town Saturday morning with a letter to the editor in the Register-Star demanding that the Council immediately pass the Draft Local Wat...

Sunday

Aug

08

5:51 pm

Audio of Susan Falzon on the environmental record of local cement plants

Aug 08, 2010 5:51 pm • admin

[caption id="attachment_2438" align="alignleft" width="224" caption="Susan Falzon speaking at Beattie-Powers Place 080810."][/caption]Susan Falzon, Secretary-Treasurer of Friends of Hudson, spoke at B...

Saturday

Aug

07

12:31 am

Vetiver in Hudson for WGXC August 22

Aug 07, 2010 12:31 am • admin

WGXC fundraiser Aug. 22, 2010: 8 p.m., $15 at Cannonball Factory, 359 Columbia St., Hudson, NY 12534 Vetiver returns to Hudson to play a benefit to bring community radio to Greene and Columbia co...

Saturday

Aug

07

12:17 am

Hunter Mountain Ski Bowl gets almost $5 million loan from USDA

Aug 07, 2010 12:17 am • admin

Congressman Scott Murphy (NY-20) announced Friday that the Hunter Mountain Ski Bowl will receive a $4.8 million loan from the USDA Rural Development’s Business and Industry Guaranteed Loan Program. Ch...

Friday

Aug

06

11:36 pm

Molinaro in Millbrook with good government groups Thursday

Aug 06, 2010 11:36 pm • admin

Assemblyman Marc Molinaro (R,C,I-Red Hook) will host New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG), New York League of Women Voters, and Common Cause/NY for an educational forum moderated by Blair...

Friday

Aug

06

11:33 pm

Brown bats gone in 16 years?

Aug 06, 2010 11:33 pm • admin

It is the apocalypse in the Catskills this week: in a few years seven percent of the New York forest will be gone, as a little bug is wiping out the ash tree population. Now Lissa Harris in Watershed...

Friday

Aug

06

11:31 pm

Greene arts council in fiscal bind

Aug 06, 2010 11:31 pm • admin

The Greene County Council on the Arts mailed a desperate fundraising letter to their membership this week, explaining how the state's late budget has them in a two-month hole with little funding. The...

Friday

Aug

06

2:45 am

WGXC/Prometheus Radio Project Barnraising

Aug 06, 2010 2:45 am • admin

(Art by Chris Neumann, digitizing by Bob Mechling, text design by Michael Chameides.) This September, Prometheus Radio Project and WGXC will hold Prometheus's 12th community radio barnraising. Ra...

Friday

Aug

06

2:34 am

Seward in Coxsackie Saturday

Aug 06, 2010 2:34 am • admin

New York State Senator James L. Seward (R/C/I-Oneonta) will be in Coxsackie at 2:30 p.m. Saturday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the rebuilt Riverside Park playground at the Riverside Park Festival...

Friday

Aug

06

12:48 am

WGXC interviews Pennsylvania man about his experiences around hydro-fracking

Aug 06, 2010 12:48 am • admin

Click here to listen to WGXC volunteer Richard Roth introduce a phone interview by WGXC"s Sam Sebren and Alan Skerrett of Jim Michaels of Bradford County, Pennsylvania (near Scranton) who lives near s...

Thursday

Aug

05

10:27 pm

Catamount People’s Museum debuts in Catskill

Aug 05, 2010 10:27 pm • admin

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="490" caption="Catamount People’s Museum in Catskill by Matt Bua."][/caption]Artist Matt Bua's Catamount People’s Museum at 21 West Bridge St. in Catskill -- a...