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Jam-packed: Max Creek headlines Rock the Resort in Kerhonkson

I Rocked the Resort once, or tried. My ever-miscast band the Sweet Clementines did its spiel at the 2010 edition of this long-running, electro-leaning jam festival at the Hudson Valley Resort & Spa…

(Dion Ogust | Almanac Weekly)

Kids’ Almanac: Egg hunts & The Easter Bunny Express

  “Every spring is the only spring, a perpetual astonishment.” – Ellis Peters   Interesting egg hunts Here’s my round-up of interesting egg hunts for you and your crew. Remember your baskets, and…

(Photo by Dion Ogust)

Kids’ Almanac (Mar. 17-24)

Munch Haman’s hat, take things apart, care for critters or try Irish Zumba   “Spring is the time of plans and projects.” – Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina   Preview college life at Marist…

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Don’t frack with America: The unofficial premiere of Dear President Obama

When Jon Bowermaster’s Oceans 8 Films released the documentary Dear Governor Cuomo in 2012, its aim was to raise public consciousness about the dangers of hydrofracking, drawing on the scary experiences of our…

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Rosendale’s Market Market hosts comic Corinne Fisher

Continuing their presentation of independent comics, Market Market in Rosendale hosts standup Corinne Fisher on Saturday, March 12 at 10 p.m. Fisher is one half of Sorry about Last Night, her comedy writing-and-performance duo…

(Photo by Angela Della Torre)

Go for the green: Celebrate St. Paddy’s day on both sides of the river

Shamrock Run & St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Kingston this Sunday Nobody does it better than the City of Kingston – celebrates St. Paddy’s Day, that is. For the past 27 years, the…

(Courtesy of Tonner Doll Company)

Robert Tonner’s exquisite dolls on view at SUNY-Ulster

Robert Tonner, Kingston-based creator of exquisitely detailed collectible dolls, was recently named SUNY-Ulster’s artist-in-residence for 2016. It’s a move likely to attract attention to the community college’s new Associate’s Degree program in Fashion…

(pi pie by Eric Sonstroem)

Kids’ Almanac (Mar. 10-17)

Prepare for a salamander invasion, hone your basketball skills or recycle your jeans   Remember to turn your clocks ahead one hour this Sunday, March 13 at 2 a.m. Pi Day & Olympiad…

The 2015 HVP String Competition winner Robert Anemone

Fiddling while Tuscany burns: HVP’s 2016 String Competition

Now in its 44th year, the Hudson Valley Philharmonic (HVP) String Competition has long been an opportunity for rising young stars of classical music to give their careers a boost. Among its best-known…

Adolfas Mekas with cinematic halo (Syd M)

The Mighty Mekas

A reading to celebrate the publication of the first volume of the diaries of the late filmmaker Adolfas Mekas willt take place on Wednesday, March 9, at Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery Street,…

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