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Wednesday

Apr

28

10:45 pm

Greene County Bancorp’s net income up 5% in 3Q

Apr 28, 2010 10:45 pm • Tom Roe

From The Business Review (Albany): Greene County Bancorp Inc., [parent to The Bank of Greene County], reported a five percent increase in net income for its third fiscal quarter. The Catskill, N.Y.-ba...

Wednesday

Apr

28

4:24 pm

Millay Colony announces summer workshops

Apr 28, 2010 4:24 pm • Tom Roe

The Millay Colony for the Arts offers four-day workshop retreats on the Colony's sylvan setting. Each class includes twelve hours of workshop time, all meals, and ample time to work, ruminate and expl...

Wednesday

Apr

28

2:16 pm

Catskill relocates July 4 fireworks

Apr 28, 2010 2:16 pm • Tom Roe

William J. Kemble in The Daily Freeman reports that on Monday Catskill officially moved the July 4 Dutchmen's Landing waterfront site on the Hudson River to downtown Catskill. They will shoot the fire...

Wednesday

Apr

28

2:41 am

Historic Ferry Road may close

Apr 28, 2010 2:41 am • Tom Roe

Bob Green in the Register-Star filed a Freedom Of Information Law request to find out that:According to the minutes of a non-public meeting between the DOT, the Department of Environmental Conservatio...

Tuesday

Apr

27

9:46 pm

Cairo voters approve new library

Apr 27, 2010 9:46 pm • Tom Roe

Cairo voters today approved a bond to finance a new library for the town, 53 to 47 percent. Totals: 283 yes, 248 no, 531 total voting. The vote at Resurrection Lutheran Church today determined Cairo w...

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,...