• 02:01

    Stand Up Hudson Valley #17

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    **Thank You** to all of the listeners who made #16 the most live-streamed episode since we started the show!


    Join hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers for episode 17 of Stand Up Hudson Valley, airing live on March 29 at 7 PM.  This week, we'll talk about:



    The Village of Kiryas Joel's shaky financial condition, and how that factors in with their big push for annexation
    Kiryas Joel rushing through the SEQRA process for the 507 acre annexation
    More Harley Doles - TWACC Madness
    A very special announcement about the lawsuit against the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation


    Stand Up Hudson Valley is a live, call-in show. And remember, not only is public comment allowed, it's encouraged.  Even if it's NOT on the agenda!

  • 02:00

    Stand Up Hudson Valley #16

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    Join hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers for episode 16 of "Stand Up Hudson Valley," airing Sunday, March 22 at 7 pm.


    Our topics for this episode will be:



    Harley Doles' plot to arm Town dog catchers
    John's actions at the Town Board meeting during the dog catcher discussion
    The continuing saga of  TWACC (Monroe Movie Theater) 
    The Village of Kiryas Joel's poor financial condition


    "Stand Up Hudson Valley" is a live, call-in podcast.  And remember, not only is public comment welcome, It's encouraged -even if it's not on the agenda!


     

  • 02:00

    Stand Up Hudson Valley #15

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    Join hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers for episode 15 of "Stand Up Hudson Valley."  


    In this podcast, we'll discuss; 



    A new lawsuit against the DEC
    More KJPE propaganda
    Our meeting with Assemblyman Brabenec


    "Stand Up Hudson Valley" is a live call-in podcast.  Not only is public comment allowed, it's welcome. Even if it's NOT on the agenda!

  • 01:25

    Stand Up Hudson Valley Episode #2

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    Join John Allegro and Emily Convers for "Stand Up Hudson Valley" Episode #2. This week, your hosts will discuss the state of New York State Open Meetings Laws, and what you can do to make sure your local municpal boards comply. You'll also hear the latest updates on the Kiryas Joel annexation petitions, and news of KJ's continued environmental violations. 


    "Stand Up Hudson Valley" is a live, call-in podcast.  You can hear the show every Sunday from 7pm - 8pm.  Archived episodes are available for on-demand listening.

  • 02:59

    Stand Up Hudson Valley #14

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    Join hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers for episode 14 of "Stand Up Hudson Valley."  This week, you'll hear about the KJ Scoping Session that should not have been held, annexation propaganda, and a very special segment on the plans for a film festival to be held in a theater that doesn't have a plan.


    Stand Up Hudson Valley is live, call-in podcast.  Not only is public comment welcomed, it's encouraged.  Even if it is NOT on the agenda!


     

  • 01:37

    Stand Up Hudson Valley #13

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    Join hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers for "Stand Up Hudson Valley" episode 13.  Things are heating up in the region: the Environmental Scoping Session for the "KJ 507" annexation will be held on March 3rd.  The KJPE launched a PR propaganda campaign.  And of course, we have more Harley Doles nonsense.  


    "Stand Up Hudson Valley" is a live call-in podcast.  Not only is public comment welcome, it's encouraged.  Even if it's NOT on the agenda.

  • 01:56

    Stand Up Hudson Valley #11

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    Join hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers for episode 11 of Stand Up Hudson Valley.  This week, well talk about; the recent United Monroe informational meeting, the "Curious Case of 1-1-39", and a few other important local issues.  And of course, we'll have another installment of "Peter Martin"math.


    Stand Up Hudson Valley is a live, call-in podcast.  We welcome all calls, even if they ARE NOT on the agenda!

  • 01:57

    Stand Up Hudson Valley Episode 12

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    Join hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers for "Stand Up Hudson Valley" on Feb 19 at 730 pm.  In this podcast, your hosts will discuss the lawsuit filed by the KJPE against petitioners and municipalities involved in the Monroe/Blooming Grove annexation. Also on the agenda; Town of Monroe filing for lead agency in the Blooming Grove action, more bad government by Harley Doles, Dan Burke, and Gerard McQuade, and the ever-growing theater mess.


    Stand Up Hudson Valley is a live call-in podcast.  We accept public comment, even if it's not on the agenda!

  • 01:52

    Stand Up Hudson Valley #9

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    Tuesday, January 20th from 7-9 pm.  Hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers have a lot to cover.  This is a can't-miss podcast for ALL OF ORANGE COUNTY.  We have allotted 2 hours to this podcast, and will take calls for as much time as we can. We'll cover:



    Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus' plans to expand Sewer District #1
    How this expansion would affect the Kiryas' Joel leaderships plans for irresponsible and unsustainable growth
    What you can do about it
    Monroe Supervisor Harley Doles' cryptic reaction to the sewer issue
    Details on an upcoming United Monroe special public meeting on annexation and our community's fight to preserve our way of life


    Now is the time to tune in and get as many people as possible involved in the cause!  We are at the tipping point in Orange County.  What happens in our region over the next year will make a direct impact on the future of the entire State of New York.

  • 01:07

    Stand Up Hudson Valley #8

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    Join hosts John Allegro and Emily Convers on Sunday January 11 for episode 8 of "Stand Up Hudson Valley."  This week, we'll discuss the cirus-like proceedings of the Jan. 5 Monroe Town Board meeting, including Councilman Gerard McQuade's 5 minute political rant.  We'll also discuss a yet another DEC fine that the Village of Kiryas Joel agreed to pay for environmental violations dating back to November 2013.  


    We'll also have a new, surprise segment.  Tune in at 7pm on blogtalkradio.com

  • 02:15

    Stand Up Hudson Valley Episode 10

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    Join John Allegro and Emily Convers for episode 10 of Stand Up Hudson Valley on Wednesday, January 28th.  During this episode, your hosts will discuss:


    The tip they received that DEC Commissioner Joseph Martens will grant lead agency to Kiryas Joel for the 507 acre annexation petition, and what this means to the neighboring communities.


    How Orange County Executive Steve Nehaus' plans to expand sewer capacity for Kiryas Joel ties into the annexation action.


    The troubling link between large campaign contributors to the Neuhaus campaign and contract awards.  


    Sewer, sewer, and more sewer.


    And of course, another installment of  Peter Martin Math.

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