March 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

MTC Cable earns broadband expansion grant

Funding is part of state initiative to better serve rural communities

MTC Cable has been awarded a $6.5 million grant as part of a state initiative to expand broadband services into rural communities. More...

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Sports

Basketball All-Stars named in Delaware League

Delaware League basketball All-Stars for the 2016-2017 season, have been announced.  The following boys’ basketball players were selected for this season’s All-Star teams:  More...

Bowling

Organization League3/21/17 W LErickson Auto. 36 12Oakley’s 31.5 16.5Marg. Bowl 30.5 17.5ROCKO 27 21Jenkins Landsc. 26 22Z Painting 22 26Water Guy 14 34BYE 5 43 Team High Game Oakley’s 1,146 More...

Let's Talk

Let’s Talk

Agreeable disagreement on issues of the day

If there’s one aspect of American life that was highlighted by our last Presidential election cycle, it was the inability of people to respectfully disagree with each other in public discourse. More...

Thanks to our Let’s Talk volunteers

Our thanks go out to the brave souls who were willing to participate in our Let’s Talk experiment. We would be honored to know what you think about this topic – whether your views are “on the record” or privately shared.  More...

Gun Control: Yes? No? Maybe so?

As controversies in the U.S. go, few have lasted as long or created as much division as the topic of gun control. Mere mention of the subject can make tempers flare and get partisans on either side of the debate foaming at the mouth.  More...

CHA plans next resort roadblock

Developer says anticipated tactic won’t hinder project timeline

The Catskill Heritage Alliance announced in a press release last week that it was filing another Article 78 lawsuit challenging the work of the Shandaken Zoning Board of Appeals on the proposed Belleayre Resort project.  More...

Village board seats change hands

Julia Marks wins in Margaretville; Larry Reilly returns in Fleischmanns

Political newcomer Julia Marks cruised to victory in a threeway race for a seat on Margaret- ville’s Village Board last Tuesday evening, March 21. Mayor Diana Cope and Trustee Iris Mead were easily re-elected as well. More...

MARK Project to honor locals at Boot Camp

Training, networking on tap for Andes event

On Monday and Tuesday, April 3 and 4 the MARK Project will stage the region’s only community wide economic development “convention” when its annual Main Street Boot Camp gets underway at the Andes Hotel. More...

News

Gearing Up For Trout Season

DOING IT ALL — The Emerson Resort in Mt. Tremper is offering packages for lodging and fly fishing. Information on the packages was presented at Saturday's Trout Tales event at Spillian. More...

Historic Pine Hills Arms to close doors on March 31

Farewell to Arms The Pine Hill Arms Hotel and Restaurant has seen many changes since opening for business way back in 1882 and it’s about to see more. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

William Piervincenzi

William A. Piervincenzi, 74, died Saturday, March 18, 2017, at his home in Andes.  He was born October 14, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY, the son of Attilio and Florence Piervincenzi.  More...

John Hopkins

John Hopkins, father and husband, and well-respected Catskill Mountain Fine Artist, died peacefully at home in Andes, NY, on March 25th, 2017 after a long illness. More...

Events

Auxiliary meeting will be April 3

Margaretville — The next meeting of the Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center has been rescheduled for Monday, April 3 at 10 a.m. in the classroom at the hospital.  More...

Maple Scene

BRAVING THE ELEMENTS — Brisk temperatures kept participant numbers down at Saturday 's Sap House 5K Run/Walk that was part of the Fleischmanns Maple Festival activities. More...

Now Playing

ON STAGE — The Andes Central School Drama Club will present Into The Woods on Friday, March 31, Saturday, April 1at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 2 at 2 p.m. at the Andes Presbyterian Church. More...

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