<span class="dquo">“</span>River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home.”

River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home.”

An exhibition of contemporary art shown simultaneously at The Thomas Cole Historic Site and The Olana Historic Site. Opening May 3 — runs through November 1, 2015 Featuring 28 world-​​​​renowned artists including; Chuck Close, Maya Lin, Martin Puryear, Cindy Sherman and Kiki Smith. … Continue reading

Shaking Up Prohibition

Shaking Up Prohibition

For most of us, the era of Prohibition (1919 – 1933) in the United States will conjure up a “noir” world of tough-​​​​talking hoodlums and wise-​​​​cracking blonds. Names like Al Capone, Baby-​​​​face Nelson, Legs Diamond, and Lucy Luciano with the Hollywood faces … Continue reading

Margaret Roach Is Keynote Speaker at Cornell Cooperatives Annual Garden Day

Margaret Roach Is Keynote Speaker at Cornell Cooperatives Annual Garden Day

Ulster County Cornell Coöperative Extension Master Gardeners’ 16th Annual Garden Day. Are you a gardener?  Are you an avid follower of Margaret Roach’s newsletter, A Way to Garden? Have you read her most recent book, The Backyard Parables? If you have or … Continue reading

Videofreex at the Dorsky

Videofreex at the Dorsky

The world is full of small towns, rural hamlets and villages; blink-and-you’ll-miss-’em waystations that barely qualify for a name. The powers-​​​​that-​​​​be, Government entities: military, air force etc., actually had a name for these places – they were called “Elsewhere.” Back when oversight was lax … Continue reading

Marianne Van Lent‘s Prima Materia

Marianne Van Lent‘s Prima Materia

Prima Materia or Primal Matter is a term for the starting material for all things – matter that is fundamental and profound — which alchemists seek in order to actuate their alchemical transformations. The prima materia – sometimes referred to as the “Philosopher’s Stone”- is so valued … Continue reading

An Inspired Meditation on Gardening with Honeybees in Mind

An Inspired Meditation on Gardening with Honeybees in Mind

Dandelions deserve a gold medal. One of the first links in that magical chain of events bringing dinner to our tables, this sunny flower is one of the first spring foods for bees. If bees survive the winter, they look to … Continue reading

Roll On The Radio: Frederic Hand — Principal Guitarist for the Metropolitan Opera Company.

Roll On The Radio: Frederic Hand — Principal Guitarist for the Metropolitan Opera Company.

Roll On The Radio host Carey Harrison welcomes Frederic Hand, world renowned classical guitarist, composer and mainstay of the Metropolitan Opera Company as his guest.  

<span class="caps">FREE</span> <span class="caps">WILL</span> <span class="caps">ASTROLOGY</span> April

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY April

ARIES (March 21-​​​​April 19): “Choconiverous” is an English slang word that’s defined as having the tendency, when eating a chocolate Easter Bunny, to bite the head off first. I recommend that you adopt this direct approach in everything you do in the … Continue reading