Our Tech Guru, Jesse Feiler, is here to help us figure out titles when it comes to management of technology.
Jesse Feiler is an app developer, consultant, trainer, and author. His latest book is: iOS App Development for Dummies. His apps include Minutes Machine the iPad-based app for managing meetings, agendas, and minutes; and Saranac River Trail app.
The Hudson Valley is known as an arts destination and the art communities along the Hudson River are known for their Art Days, Events and Studio Tours. The groups that represent the art towns and the art celebrations joined together 11 years ago to form a marketing collaborative effort to bring focus and awareness of their art activities.
Art Along the Hudson represents over 1000 artists, 400 studio tour participants, 250 art venues, 150 art festivals and community events – plus art receptions, performances, exhibits, and more. Joanna Hess, co-chair of Art Along the Hudson and Albert Shahinian, owner of Albert Shahinian Fine Art in Rhinebeck and co-founder of Art Along the Hudson join us to tell us more.
The new book, Off the Leash, is a group portrait of dog people, specifically the strange, wonderful, neurotic, and eccentric dog people who gather at Amory Park, overlooking Boston near Fenway Park. It’s also about author Matthew Gilbert’s transformation, after much fear and loathing of dogs and social groups, into one of those dog people with fur on their jackets, squeaky toys in their hands, and biscuits in their pockets.
List: Getting a Life with Asperger's by Jesse Saperstein (event at Rhinebeck store Fri, 8/29) What We See When We Read by Peter Mendelsund Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay Accidents of Marriage by Randy Susan Meyers (event at Rhinebeck store Sat, 9/6) Bats in the Band by Brian Lies My Year of Epic Rock by Andrea Pyros (launch event at Rhinebeck store Sun, 9/7) Sisters by Raina Telgemeier (event at Rhinebeck store Monday, 9/22) Falling into Place by Amy Zhang
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the melting of the ice caps, the Egypt and the UAE aiming to secretly bomb militias in Libya, and the National Organization for Women's endorsement of gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout.
In Major League Baseball, in the American League, the Oakland Athletics have regained a share of first place in the American League West. The A's scored five times in the ninth to beat Houston 8-2. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Angels fell into a first-place tie with Oakland by losing to Miami in interleague play, 7-1.