Friday Aug 15
Albany Times Union
Concert to be held in the orchard at Olana
The Olana Partnership is hosting a classical music concert in the orchard at the Olana State Historic Site at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15. Music students and their teachers will be presented in various chamber music combinations, including cello chorus, solo and duo piano, quartets, extets, and the High Peaks Festival Orchestra in Vivaldi's Double ... (more)
Once again, Treanor out as CEO of Nevele casino project
Michael Treanor, who has been the face of Ulster County's lone casino effort, will step down as CEO of the proposed Wawarsing project and be replaced by Angelique Brunner, a Washington D.C.-based investor.
Police: Upstate New York parole officer killed estranged wife and her ...
An Upstate New York man shot his estranged wife, her boyfriend, and after fleeing in a car chase, himself, state police said.
Hudson Valley Dance Festival Unveils Performers for 2014 Edition
Hudson Valley Dance Festival, a stunning display of world-class dance, will return to the Historic Catskill Point 1 Main Street in Catskill, NY, for its second edition on Saturday, October 11, 2014.
Albany Times Union
No word on arrests as cops probe Greene Co. deaths
Greene County Coroner Richard Vigilo says two people were dead and State Police were investigating a possible homicide in this Greene County community, according to the Daily Mail of Catskill.
Wright named chief engineer for projects
The authority, which owns the five Hudson River bridges between Bear Mountain and Catskill, has hired Jeffrey Wright to succeed the retiring William Moreau.
Mothers of Welches recall pattern of abuse
CATSKILL -- In the decade Lee and Jessica Welch spent together, a cycle of domestic violence was continuously repeated, the mothers of the couple said.
Neighborhood grieves for officer who was fatally shot
In the City of Poughkeepsie's Waryas Park, a biting, violent wind whipped across the Hudson River on Saturday afternoon -- 24 hours after a city officer was gunned down nearby.
Detective John Falcone's death unites grieving community online
They had never met him, or barely knew him, or remembered him well, and they all came together online to talk about the City of Poughkeepsie police officer who was fatally shot Friday.
More than 1,000 attend candlelight vigil for slain Poughkeepsie Officer John Falcone
City of Poughkeepsie Police Officer John Falcone, who was shot and killed Friday, was honored with a candlelight vigil tonight attended by more than 1,000 people, which began at the Italian Center behind City Hall.
Reservoir tax case may avoid court
A battle over the value of a New York City-owned parcel of land near the Ashokan Reservoir will be the first test of a program meant to be an alternative to costly litigation.