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Politics/Government
12 December 2019 06:52PM
Sarah Trafton

www.hudsonvalley360.com/news/greenecounty/planners-override-county-for-lantern-fest/article_a46c3672-cb3d-59a3-a6fd-b9f8f45661c4.html

CATSKILL — Town planners voted Tuesday to override the Greene County Planning Board’s rejection of a proposed festival at the former Friar Tuck Inn.

With over 120 lantern exhibits, The Hello Panda Lantern Festival is considered the largest of its kind in North America, according to…

12 December 2019 06:46PM
Sarah Trafton

www.hudsonvalley360.com/news/greenecounty/greene-forms-rescue-team-with-ulster-county/article_4e742245-f115-5acf-87e2-ac7ed2030035.html

CATSKILL — A strong specialized rescue team in Greene County just got a little stronger.

The Public Safety Committee approved a resolution last week to establish a joint technical rescue team with Ulster County.

The Greene-Ulster Regional Technical Rescue Team will serve both counties for emergencies that…

12 December 2019 06:29PM
Sarah Trafton

www.hudsonvalley360.com/news/greenecounty/legislators-to-track-arts-funding/article_4c2da252-b35e-577b-b4b3-6c8bf73bbc28.html

CATSKILL — County lawmakers discussed reservations they had with providing funding to the former Greene County Council on the Arts, now known as the Council for Resources to Enrich the Arts, Technology & Education, Wednesday night.

The county has been supporting the council since 1980, but…

12 December 2019 06:23PM
Sarah Trafton

www.hudsonvalley360.com/news/greenecounty/old-jail-one-of-a-kind/article_67af223e-4a2d-58b8-b8b5-730e458e6b76.html

CATSKILL — A study completed by the Dutch American Architectural Group in collaboration with Historic Catskill suggests that the former Greene County Jail may be the last of its kind.

Built in 1908, the jail and sheriff’s office on Bridge Street in Catskill are listed on…

12 December 2019 07:22AM

Informational Meeting
Hudson Public Library Community Room 51 N. 5th St. Hudson, NY 12534
Tuesday, December 17, 6:30-7:45

Featuring:
John Gilmore, Executive Director of the Autism Action Network
Rita Palma, Legislative Director, Children’s Health Defense

Bills are being considered in the NYS Legislature this session that would:
—mandate the HPV Gardasil…

11 December 2019 10:38AM
Melanie Lekocevic

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/federal-credit-unions-offer-nontraditional-banking-option

HUDSON — A new banking option is coming to the Twin Counties.

Greylock Federal Credit Union has announced it will open a new branch in the Fairview Avenue area of Hudson. The company recently signed a lease for a site and hired a project manager to…

11 December 2019 09:58AM
Dan Udell

Among the legislation is a resolution authorizing the restoration of Promenade Hill and the redesign of the plaza at the entrance to the historic park. Also discussed was the Mayor’s veto of the 9-month moratorium on AirBnBs. The issue will be further explored at next…

10 December 2019 01:05PM

Entering the contemporary art space located just a few minutes’ walk from my home in the Hudson Valley last fall, I had no idea what to expect. Gallerist Jack Shainman had just opened an exhibition by the Botswana-born artist Meleko Mokgosi. Entitled “Democratic Intuition,” Mokgosi’s…

9 December 2019 08:04PM
Peter Jung

The next public hearing on Colarusso’s deeply problematic waterfront proposal is this Tuesday, December 10th at 6 pm, and we hope you will attend The hearing will be held at Hudson Area Library.

DATE & TIME: Tuesday, December 10th @ 6 pm
LOCATION:…

7 December 2019 09:07AM
Michael Chameides

kamalforhudson.com/appointments

Hudson Mayor-Elect Kamal Johnson announced his first round of appointments. He is appointing innovative Police Chief Peter Volkmann as Police Commissioner, accomplished Peter Bujanow as Department of Public Works Commissioner, experienced Tracy Delaney as City Clerk, and community activist Michael Chameides as Mayor’s Aide.

“These…

7 December 2019 08:31AM
Amanda Purcell

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/drug-court-grads-diplomas-are-new-lease-life

HUDSON — The challenging journey made by the graduates of the Columbia County Adult Treatment Court was evident Friday from the proud smiles of family and friends as they watched many of their loved ones accept their diplomas signifying they graduated from the program.

As part…

6 December 2019 06:03PM
Johnson Newspapers

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/protestors-barrett-no-more-vaccine-mandates

HUDSON — In the middle of a frigid December day, more than 20 children, teens and adults lined Warren Street in front of the office of Assemblywoman Didi Barrett, D-106, holding three-foot posters for passersby to see.

“NY legislators want to FORCE HPV and FLU SHOTS,”…

6 December 2019 12:48PM
Art Bassin

townofancram.org

Here are my notes from the 11/21 final budget public hearing and town board meetings. Official minutes from Town Clerk Monica Cleveland will be available and posted on the town website at www.ancramny.org when approved by the Town Board.

Final Budget Public Hearing

There were…

4 December 2019 08:14PM
Art Bassin

The Ancramdale Historic District, which goes from the intersection of Route 82, County Route 8 and County Route 3, along County Route 8 to the bottom of Maple Lane, has been listed on the National Registry of Historic Places as of November 27, 2019.

Now…

4 December 2019 11:56AM
Columbia County Historical Society

COLUMBIA COUNTY, NY –

At their recent October 19th Annual Members’ Meeting, the Columbia County Board of Trustees unanimously voted Greg Pettyjohn as their new Treasurer, effective immediately.

Pettyjohn grew up in the Southwest United States, and received his Bachelor degree in Physical Chemistry from the University…

4 December 2019 11:56AM
Columbia County Historical Society

COLUMBIA COUNTY, NY –

At their recent October 19th Annual Members’ Meeting, the Columbia County Board of Trustees unanimously voted Greg Pettyjohn as their new Treasurer, effective immediately.

Pettyjohn grew up in the Southwest United States, and received his Bachelor degree in Physical Chemistry from the University…

4 December 2019 11:56AM
Columbia County Historical Society

COLUMBIA COUNTY, NY –

At their recent October 19th Annual Members’ Meeting, the Columbia County Board of Trustees unanimously voted Greg Pettyjohn as their new Treasurer, effective immediately.

Pettyjohn grew up in the Southwest United States, and received his Bachelor degree in Physical Chemistry from the University…

4 December 2019 11:56AM
Columbia County Historical Society

COLUMBIA COUNTY, NY –

At their recent October 19th Annual Members’ Meeting, the Columbia County Board of Trustees unanimously voted Greg Pettyjohn as their new Treasurer, effective immediately.

Pettyjohn grew up in the Southwest United States, and received his Bachelor degree in Physical Chemistry from the University…

3 December 2019 06:19PM
SAVE CRARYVILLE

www.SaveCraryville.org

PUBLIC HEARING THIS THURSDAY
Regarding the proposed GRJH Gas Station Development
Thursday, December 5, 2019 – 7:00P
Copake Town Hall
230 Mountain View Road, Copake, NY

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1017188441979002/

SUBSURFACE SOIL AND GROUNDWATER PETROLEUM CONTAMINATION DISCOVERED ON GRJH SITE — Highlights of the November 7th Public Hearing

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Watch the full…

3 December 2019 06:19PM
SAVE CRARYVILLE

www.SaveCraryville.org

PUBLIC HEARING THIS THURSDAY
Regarding the proposed GRJH Gas Station Development
Thursday, December 5, 2019 – 7:00P
Copake Town Hall
230 Mountain View Road, Copake, NY

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1017188441979002/

SUBSURFACE SOIL AND GROUNDWATER PETROLEUM CONTAMINATION DISCOVERED ON GRJH SITE — Highlights of the November 7th Public Hearing

____________________

Watch the full…

3 December 2019 06:19PM
SAVE CRARYVILLE

www.SaveCraryville.org

PUBLIC HEARING THIS THURSDAY
Regarding the proposed GRJH Gas Station Development
Thursday, December 5, 2019 – 7:00P
Copake Town Hall
230 Mountain View Road, Copake, NY

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1017188441979002/

SUBSURFACE SOIL AND GROUNDWATER PETROLEUM CONTAMINATION DISCOVERED ON GRJH SITE — Highlights of the November 7th Public Hearing

____________________

Watch the full…

3 December 2019 06:19PM
SAVE CRARYVILLE

www.SaveCraryville.org

PUBLIC HEARING THIS THURSDAY
Regarding the proposed GRJH Gas Station Development
Thursday, December 5, 2019 – 7:00P
Copake Town Hall
230 Mountain View Road, Copake, NY

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1017188441979002/

SUBSURFACE SOIL AND GROUNDWATER PETROLEUM CONTAMINATION DISCOVERED ON GRJH SITE — Highlights of the November 7th Public Hearing

____________________

Watch the full…

3 December 2019 11:48AM
Amanda Purcell

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/ny-ag-state-should-fund-body-worn-cameras-state-police

ALBANY — A nationwide Associated Press survey recently found the New York State Police are one of the few large-scale city and state police agencies across the U.S. that do not use body-worn cameras.

The results of the study were met with a strong response from…

3 December 2019 11:48AM
Amanda Purcell

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/ny-ag-state-should-fund-body-worn-cameras-state-police

ALBANY — A nationwide Associated Press survey recently found the New York State Police are one of the few large-scale city and state police agencies across the U.S. that do not use body-worn cameras.

The results of the study were met with a strong response from…

3 December 2019 11:43AM
Amanda Purcell

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/cuomo-declares-state-emergency-columbia-greene-0

HUDSON — Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued a state of emergency for the Capital Region, including Columbia and Greene counties, Monday.

“I’m also deploying 300 members of the National Guard to assist with snow removal and clean-up operations in these counties,” Cuomo said in a statement.

The governor’s…

 

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