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Schoolmates Reunited

OLD FRIENDS — Margaretville Central School graduates Carol Rosa Johnson, Norma Condon King and Bill Johnson celebrated at a multi-class alumni reunion at Hanah Country Club and Resort on Saturd More...

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Roy Searle

Roy L. Searle, 72, a lifelong resident of Fleischmanns, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017 at Margaretville.  He was born on February 24, 1945 at Margaretville, the son of Lumen and Mary E. More...

James Campone

James A. Campone, 88, died August 15 2017 at Albany. More...

Andrew German

Andrew Harold German, 80, of Schoharie died at his home on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017.  More...

Events

Women writers’ festival starts Sept. 8

Hobart — The fifth annual Festival of Women Writers is returning to Hobart for another three days of workshops, intensives, and public readings. Starting on Friday, Sept. 8 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. is a writing intensive workshop.  More...

Kamen to headline at Belleayre Saturday

Highmount - The second season for the Belleayre Music Festival gets underway Saturday, Aug. 19 when Nancy Kamen takes the stage at the Discovery Lodge in Highmount. More...

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, Aug. 16 Toastmasters International is scheduled to give a free talk at Liberty Rock Books in the Hobart Book Village from 7 to 8 p.m. Listen as experts share invaluable knowledge about enhancing public speaking ability. Thursday, Aug. 17 More...

Roxbury taxpayers get unexpected reprieve

Budget adjustments reduce increase in district’s tax levy

The Roxbury Central School Board of Education got some good news at its meeting on August 8. More...

Area residents want fair reps to wave goodbye to Rebel flag

Group’s protests bring no response from fair officials

On August 13, one day after a bloody rally by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, local residents of Delaware County encountered resistance when they tried to deliver a letter asking the board of their local county fair to stop allowing More...

City agrees to temporary land acquisition moratorium in area towns

Middletown, Roxbury, Andes are included

Margaretville — The Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) has announced that the NYS Department of Health (DOH) has released the draft 2017 New York City Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD) for public comment. More...

News

Andes voters to cast ballots on $3.6M building project

Entryway work, new roof among project’s goals

Voters in the Andes Central School District will cast ballots regarding a $3.6 million capital improvement project on Tuesday, Sept. More...

Low-interest loan announced to boost Roxbury water districts

The Town of Roxbury has been notified that it will receive a $1 million low-interest loan to help fund upgrades to Roxbury and Grand Gorge water systems.  The funding approval was announced last week by the NYS Environmental Facilities Corporat More...

CR Route 36 to close temporarily

Delhi — The Delaware County Department of Public Works will be closing county Route 36 (the Kelly Corners road) in the Town of Middletown to through traffic on Monday, Aug. 21 at 7 a.m. for a large culvert replacement.  More...

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