April 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Tony Award

WELL DESERVED — Tony Lanza, former Belleayre Superintendent and legendary marketing genius, will be honored Saturday night with induction into the Belleayre Hall of Fame. The dinner and ceremony get underway at 6:30 p.m. More...

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U.S. – India Exchange comes to Mt. Tremper

Mt. Tremper — A delegation of senior level forest supervisors from India’s state agencies will be in Mount Tremper to give a presentation on forest management and water for drinking, agriculture and hydro-power in India. More...

Sports

Strike Force

HIGH ROLLERS — Jeff Slavin won the annual 700 Club tournament at Margaretville Bowl for 2017. More...

Organizers are making a pitch to revive old-time baseball play

Mtn. Athletic Club looking for players to restart action

Fleischmanns – After a sixyear hiatus, the Mountain Athletic Club (MAC) has begun a rejuvenation and is actively recruiting additional players, umpires, sponsors, and other ballists willing to join or form other teams to compete with in 2017. More...

Derby Racers

WINNING RIDES — Connor Wayman, Anthony Salvati and Hunter Balcom, left to right, were the top three Pinewood Derby finishers. — // Contributed photos More...

Events

HSM offers Sunday Cemetery Strolls starting April 30

Margaretville – A series of four Sunday Cemetery Strolls will be offered by the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown starting Sunday, April 30 with a guided walking tour of the Clovesville Cemetery just west of the Village of Fleischman More...

GRBA to hold mixer April 25

Roxbury — The Greater Roxbury Business Association (GRBA) will hold its next business mixer and networking event on Tuesday, April 25 at 5:30 p.m. at Burroughs Homestead, 1067 Burroughs Memorial Road.  More...

That's Entertainment

The Andes Roundtable presents Richard Connell and his wife Patricia, who were given a medieval illumination 50 years ago as a house-warming gift. More...

Andes board member, highway super. clash over equipment purchase requests

Tense exchange was carried out at board meeting

Town of Andes board members grappled with a daunting list of equipment needs for the highway department at their monthly meeting last Tuesday evening and revealed some sharp disagreement with Highway Superintendent Mike McAdams.  More...

Woman struck and killed after motorcycle fall

Was passenger on motorcycle driven by husband

A 50-year-old Oneonta woman was killed early Sunday afternoon when she fell from the back of a motorcycle and was struck by an oncoming vehicle on Route 23 in the Town of Roxbury.  State police at Margaretville reported that Elizabeth Betancourt More...

New principal to join MCS staff in July

Laura Norris hired by board

Laura Norris will become the principal at Margaretville Central School on July 1, replacing Colin Clark who left the post nearly a year ago, according to Superintendent Robert Chakar. More...

News

Applications welcome for tourism funding

Delhi — The Delaware County Tourism Advisory Board is accepting applications for funding under the newly created Tourism Promotion & Development Grant program. More...

Margaretville Hospital marks Donate Life Month

Margaretville — Margaretville Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), is joining healthcare providers across the country in recognizing National Donate Life Month during April.  More...

Trooper To Be Honored

SOLEMN SCENE —Trooper David C. Brinkerhoff will be honored and remembered on Tuesday, April 25, the 10th. anniversary of his line-of-duty death in Margaretville. Troopers and residents will gather at the Middletown Town Hall at 1:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Ila Faulkner

Ila Faulkner, 99, a longtime resident of New Kingston, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Margaretville Hospital.  Ila was born April 21, 1917 in the Town of Andes, the daughter of Almyron and Florence (VanSteenburgh) Baker. More...

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