Friday May 17
Go! Stage & Screen calendar: May 17-23
"Defying the Laws of Gravity With Henry the Juggler" - A "Super Saturday" event at the Kingston Library, 55 Franklin St., Kingston, 10:30 a.m. May 18.
Sat May 11, 2013
Marijuana found on boat in Esopus Creeks, officials say
The U.S. Coast Guard and Ulster County Sheriff's Office K-9 teams boarded a boat on Esopus Creek and found marijuana concealed in one of the boat's storage compartments, according to the Ulster County Sheriff's Office.
Tue May 07, 2013
Saugerties man injured in car-school bus collision
A 20-year-old Saugerties man was injured Monday morning when the car he was driving caromed off a guard rail along Route 209 where it collided with a school bus.
Mon May 06, 2013
Hudson Bureau Confidential: Barber, 102, to head New Windsor holiday parade
If Anthony Mancinelli keeps this up, he might be in line for another kudo from the folks at the Guinness World Records book.
Sat May 04, 2013
Back in the black: No more Staten Island Catholic schools are expected to close
St. Paul's in New Brighton was one of the first Catholic schools ordered closed by the Archdiocese of New York in 2006.
Fri May 03, 2013
Police recover pilot's body from Hudson River
Police on Friday recovered the body of a pilot whose plane crashed in the Hudson River north of Saugerties, identifying him as Michael Braunstein, 72, of Copake.
Thu May 02, 2013
Twin-engine plane down in Hudson River south of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge
A twin-engine airplane crashed and sunk into the Hudson River south of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge Thursday afternoon, leaving floating debris and a search for survivors in its wake.
Wed May 01, 2013
Love Knot sculpture connects Ulster County communities
One local sculptor has the vision of connecting all the communities in Ulster County, joining them together with his sculpture, Love Knot.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Sam Waymon Remembers Richie Havens
Richie Havens and Sam Waymon were close friends. The 72 year old Havens, a folk singer and guitarist best known as the legendary opening act at Woodstock, suffered a fatal heart attack on April 21.
Celebrating Saugerties-Woodstock love
Saugerties artist Willy Ze'ev Neumann's identical twin "Love Knot" sculptures, intended to symbolize the bond between the Saugerties and Woodstock communities, will be officially installed in Saugerties at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 4 at the corner of Main and Market streets and in Woodstock at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 11 on the lawn of Marie's Bazaar, ... (more)
Ancramdale: Baccaro, Jason and Mellissa, a son, April 7, at Northern Dutchess Hospital, Rhinebeck.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Ulster County police warn residents of blacktop scam after arrest
Ulster authorities are warning residents of a common blacktopping scam that yielded one arrest last week.
Boutique luxury hotels gain in popularity
The bed linens were luxurious. The waterfall view, beautiful. The food, sumptuous.
The summer cottage
Come summer, some, instead of taking a weekly break, spend the entire season away, though still within easy striking distance of their primary abode.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
'Nothing we can do' for Lyme disease as costly treatment option denied
Scores of local victims of a disease they say makes them so weak they can't drive, think clearly or make tea without laying down are being denied insurance payments for treatment of that disease.
New York Daily News
April 27: Gambling, guns and the impact of terrorism
Saugerties, N.Y.: When Gov. Cuomo in 2012 proposed new commercial casinos, he said they would need regulation.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Ulster police warn residents of blacktop scam
Police say a crew led by William Eaton, 27, of New Hampshire, worked on several residential driveways around Route 9W and then attempted to double or triple the agreed-upon price.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Elijah Gray of Saugerties threatened kids, girlfriend with shotgun, also faces drug charges, cops say
A Saugerties man fired a shotgun, threatened to kill his girlfriend and her three children and ran into the woods to hide when he learned the police had been called Monday night, the Saugerties Police Department said.
Saugerties man charged with threatening to kill girlfriend, kids
Town police said Elijah Gray, 46, fired a sawed off shotgun as girlfriend Earline Bullock, 37, tried to defend herself with a knife.