Mar 11, 2014
Big Read returns; 6 weeks of events planned
This spring, the Big Read will include six weeks of activities, performances and discussions exploring "Housekeeping," by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson.
Towns briefs: Food drive set; kindergarten registration; garden sale begins
Donations of sundries and groceries are appreciated including shampoo, soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, peanut butter, jelly, canned meats, coffee, fruit juices, cereal, oatmeal, hearty soups, canned pastas, canned fruit, cat food, laundry detergent, bleach.
Travelers stranded on Valentine's Day after storm
Due to Thursday and Friday's heavy snowfall in the Northeast, many travelers by land and air were left stranded for several hours.
Empire State News
State lawmaker proposes bridge toll tax credit for commuters
NYACK Motorists who must cross a bridge for their daily commute to work would receive an annual $250 maximum toll tax credit under a plan proposed by State Senator David Carlucci .
On the Record: Jam band back for more intense, transcendent performances
Some of the most electrifying musical performances I have ever witnessed center around one band but don't involve many specifics.