Cuomo signs bill allowing Ulster towns, villages to raise conservation funds

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill on Friday that enables Ulster County towns and villages to tax property sales and use the proceeds to buy land or development rights as a conservation measure. The legislation, sponsored by Assemblyman Kevin Cahill, D-Kingston, and Sen. Jen Metzger, D-Rosendale, simply added the word »»Read Full Post

Local schedule for Friday, Dec. 6

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL Rondout Valley at Highland, 5:30 p.m. Minisink Valley at Burke Catholic, 6 p.m. Millbrook at Ellenville, 6 p.m. Liberty at Eldred, 6:30 p.m. Chapel Field at Chester, ppd. Sullivan West at Tri-Valley, 6:30 p.m. Cornwall at Goshen, 7 p.m. Wallenpaupack (Pa.) tournament: Monticello vs. East Stroudsburg »»Read Full Post

Cole Christiansen accepts invite to NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

Army senior linebacker Cole Christiansen has accepted an invite to the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. The game will take place on Jan. 18, 2020, at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. Roughly 200 scouts, general managers, head coaches and player personnel staff from all 32 NFL teams are expected to attend »»Read Full Post

Skyline Conference basketball polls: Mount St Mary women 2nd, men 4th in division

MEN’S BASKETBALL SKYLINE CONFERENCE COACHES POLL North Division: 1. Purchase; 2. Sarah Lawrence; 3. Manhattanville; 4. Mount Saint Mary; 5. U.S. Merchant Marine Academy; 6. SUNY Maritime South Division: 1. Yeshiva; 2. Farmingdale State; 3. SUNY Old Westbury; 4. Saint Joseph’s Brooklyn; 5. Mount Saint Vincent; 6. Saint Joseph’s Patchogue »»Read Full Post

St. John's men's basketball broadcast schedule

The St. John's Red Storm men's basketball season gets underway on Wednesday, Nov. 6. Once again, most of the games will be broadcast by the Fox sports networks, and New York radio stations WNYM (970-AM) and WMCA (570-AM). The Fox games are also available on the FoxSportsGo app and FoxSports.com/live. »»Read Full Post