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Hudson Valley News
10:43 am
Sat November 22, 2014

NYS Assembly District Winner Emerges

Credit Courtesy of Didi Barrett

Just more than two weeks after Election Day, a New York State assembly race in the Hudson Valley has an unofficial winner.

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New York News
9:49 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Warren County Legislators Stand Behind Environmental Official Facing Termination

Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

The Warren County legislature has given its “full support” to Lake George Park Commission Executive Director David Wick, who has been placed on administrative leave after an effort by the New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's administration to remove him.

Cuomo administration spokesman Rich Azzopardi told the Glens Falls Post Star this week that Wick failed to report a 1-gallon gas spill that occurred over the summer.

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New England News
2:28 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Monet's Paintings Featured In Clark Exhibit

Ellsworth Kelly in his studio in Spencertown, New York
Credit 2009 © Jack Shear

An exhibition featuring the works of impressionist painter Claude Monet and contemporary American artist Ellsworth Kelly goes on display Sunday at The Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts Sunday.

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Legislative Gazette
8:00 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

The Legislative Gazette #1447

(Airs 11/21/14) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: State Senate Leader Skelos says his members will once again join forces with a group of breakaway Democrats to rule the Senate come January, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the ruling coalition, and a new school safety pilot program is launching in New York.

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Hudson Valley News
6:58 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

Ralph Adams, Jr., Of Adams Fairacre Farms, Dies

Credit Courtesy of Adams Fairacre Farms

One of the Adams's who helped grow Adams Fairacre Farms from a Poughkeepsie farm stand into four stores in the mid-Hudson Valley has died.

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New England News
6:27 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

JFK Remembrance Service Is Saturday

The JFK Eternal Flame in Forest Park in Springfield, MA
Credit WAMC

An annual remembrance ceremony for President John F. Kennedy takes place Saturday in Springfield, Massachusetts.

The ceremony at the Eternal Flame in Forest Park starts at 1pm-- the fateful hour Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas  51 years ago.   At last year’s observance, Congressman Richard Neal said people attend each year because of memory and hope.

" It is the inspiration that millions drew from his life," said Neal.

The Eternal Flame in Springfield is the only one dedicated to Kennedy other than at his gravesite in Arlington National Cemetary.

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New York News
5:04 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

Warren County Approves Plan To Support Civic Center

Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

Warren County lawmakers today approved a plan to provide $750,000 over the course of three years to help support operations at the Glens Falls Civic Center, which is changing hands.

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Hudson Valley News
4:46 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

Lawmakers Begin Work Regarding East Ramapo School District

A state-appointed fiscal monitor has made a number of recommendations concerning a beleaguered school district in Rockland County. He is recommending state oversight of the school board, and state lawmakers were meeting this afternoon to discuss how to craft legislation to make it happen.

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New York News
4:34 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

NY Casino Board Meets As Decision Nears

A decision on where to build up to four casinos in upstate New York could come any day. The board reviewing applications for the casino licenses expects to make its choices at its next meeting.

Sixteen proposals for casino licenses have been submitted.

Up to four casino licenses are set to be awarded for three different upstate regions: the Albany-Saratoga area, the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region and the Catskills and mid-Hudson Valley.

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Weather
3:45 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

Meteorologist Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Garett Argianas

Meteorologist Garett Argianas delivers the evening weather forecast for Friday, November 21, 2014. 

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