Type of Work: Arts

Stu Kuby on restoring the Strand Theatre in Glens Falls

Stu Kuby is a songwriter and record producer who has worked in New York City, Los Angeles and Vancouver. He moved to Glens Falls in 2002, and in 2010 he founded Hudson River Music Hall Productions, Inc. alongside Professor Nicholas Buttino, musician/composer Jonathan Newell, and community member Judith Johnson in Hudson Falls. They founded Hudson […]

Band “The Whippersnappers” performing in City Park in Glens Falls

Band “The Whippersnappers” performing in City Park in Glens Falls

Band “The Whippersnappers” performing on the bandstand in City Park. L to R: Peter Davis, George Wilson, and Frank Orsini. June 16, 1983. Courtesy of the Crandall Public Library Photograph Collection, CLP 1117, The Folklife Center at Crandall Public Library. Carl Atiyeh (1911-1997) grew up in Glens Falls, NY. He was the son of Nicholas […]

Chef Gary Fairchild flambéing dessert at the Hiland Golf Club in Glens Falls

Chef Gary Fairchild flambéing dessert at the Hiland Golf Club in Glens Falls

Chef Gary Fairchild flambéing dessert at the Hiland Golf Club (currently the Hiland Park Country Club). Fairchild has worked in and around Glens Falls as a chef for over fifteen years. 2003. Glens Falls, NY. Donated by Gary Fairchild. Chef Gary Fairchild has lived and worked in the Glens Falls area for nearly two decades. […]

Glenn Gough announcing at Watertown's WWNY

Glenn Gough announcing at Watertown’s WWNY

Glenn Gough announcing at Watertown’s WWNY in the 1960s. Photo courtesy of Nostalgic Watertown. Glenn Gough’s face and voice were broadcast around the North Country for nearly 70 years, from 1949 until 2017. His job titles have included radio reporter, sports anchor, programming director and quiz show host. Listen and read his full North Country […]