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Half-Century Celebration

LIGHTING THE SKY — Titan Drilling celebrated its 50th anniversary on Saturday with a fireworks display launched in Arkville. People looking for fireworks this weekend will find them Sunday night at 8:30 p.m. at Kirkside Park in Roxbury. More...

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Laura Sanford hikes her way to Catskill 3500 Club membership

Hiking popularity continues to grow throughout region

Margaretville resident Laura Sanford recently joined a select group when she completed requirements to join the Catskill Mountain 3500 Club. More...

Just Like Old Times

THEY'RE BACK — Roxbury Revelry on Sunday,, Sept. 6 will offer all the agreeable pursuits of summer fun in the Catskills. More...

Finding offensive firepower to be key for MCS girls’ team

Two top scorers lost to graduation

Finishing touches and scoring production is on the mind of Margaretville girls’ soccer coach Toni Smith as she prepares the 2015 edition of Blue Devils in the preseason. More...

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Acceptance of Resort Impact Statement Published by DEC  Free Access 

Permits expected by end of September

              Social media sites lit up this week when the NYS Department of Environmental  Conservation (DEC) published its acceptance of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the Modified Bellea More...

Farm stand debate to start anew

Judge had ordered Shandaken building to be torn down

The Shandaken Zoning Board agreed last week to let Al Higley start all over again with his attempts to get permission to reopen his farm stand on Route 28 in Mount Tremper. More...

Delaware Supervisors agree on new procurement policies

In wake of audit critical of board’s no-bid contracts

Unanimous support came from the Delaware County Board of Supervisors last Wed- nesday for new county procurement policies and procedures. More...

News

Shandaken Democrats select fall’s candidates

Supervisor Stanley earns party’s backing

The Shandaken Democratic Party held its caucus last week and endorsed a full slate of candidates for the upcoming town elections in November. More...

Correction

In a story in last week’s paper about the Ulster County Planning Board, the News reported that the Shandaken Planning Board is still unable to begin its official review of the Crossroads Ventures Belleayre Resort project plans. More...

Over The Bank

FLEISCHMANNS CRASH — Everett A Cowan, 59, of Pine Hill was arrested by state police on August 30 and charged with DWI following a roll-over car accident in the area of 720 Old Route 28 in Fleischmanns. More...

Entertainment

Picks of the Week!

Labor Day weekend is here! Where did the summer go? Like most summers, it went too fast. But there’s a great weekend ahead and still months of beautiful weather before us. More...

Roxbury Revelry on tap for Sunday, Sept. 6

Full day of fun, fireworks at night for holiday event

Roxbury — With the unofficial close to summer on our doorstep, The Town of Roxbury proudly presents Roxbury Revelry, a full day of family fun and excitement on Sunday, Sept. 6, culminating in a grand fireworks display at dusk at Kirkside Park. More...

‘Serendipity x Two’ opening at Commons Gallery

Margaretville — Area artists Susanna Clemm and Alix Hallman Travis fulfill the spirit and promise of their upcoming show, “Serendipity x Two”, in the Commons Gallery by reaching deep into the rich tapestry of their work to demonstrate the breadth of More...

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