February 22, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Zoners say resort permitted; ruling paves way for project

Supporters cheer Shandaken board’s unanimous decision

Against a backdrop of loud applause from supporters of the proposed Belleayre Resort at Catskill Park, the Shandaken Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) calmly made a unanimous decision Wednesday night that paves the way for the project to move forward. More...

Village mayors run unopposed

Three are running for two Trustee posts in Margaretville

When village elections are held next month, voters will have few ballot choices to make based on petitions filed by candidates in both Fleischmanns and Margaret- ville. More...

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Sports

Holiday week skiing a busy time on the slopes

The President’s holiday weekend and week following it have been a boon to local ski centers, their employees and businesses in villages and hamlets. More...

Hitting The Slopes

HOLIDAY FUN — Above, Plattekill Mountain Ski Center was the scene of lots of family activity as skiers flocked to the mountain in Roxbury for the President's holiday weekend. More...

Delaware League Tournament

DELAWARE LEAGUE TOURNAMENT — The Roxbury Rockets and the Charlotte Valley Wildcats hooked up in a terrific high school basketball game on February 14. More...

Events

Martells to perform for Food Pantry benefit; Theater star will sing at Willow Drey Farm

The incomparable Audrey Martells will perform this weekend at a benefit dinner and auction event for the Andes & Bovina Food Pantry. More...

NAMI hosts Delhi meeting

Delhi — The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Delaware County will present “In Our Own Voice” at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23 at United Ministry of Delhi. More...

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Muriel Rope  Free Access 

Muriel Rope, 76, of Cruikshank Road, died peacefully at home surrounded by the love of her family. She was born January 30, 1941 in Queens, NY, to Richard and Madeline Atkinson Broadhurst. More...

Car hits MCS bus near Fleischmanns

No injuries reported in morning mishap

There were no apparent injuries last Wednesday morning when a car hit the rear end of a stopped school bus on Moran Road, just outside Fleischmanns. More...

Cuomo announces $8 million for Belleayre Mtn. following public outcry over lack of investment

High-speed gondola, lodge improvements part of the outline

Local community leaders reacted with glee last Thursday when Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the state will invest $8 million for upgrades at Belleayre Ski Center. More...

Hall Of Fame Honors

COACHING HONORS — Longtime Roxbury Central School teacher and coach Mike Reidlinger was inducted into the Section 4 Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Friday at Delhi College. More...

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Car-Bus Crash

Photo by Joan Lawrence-Bauer   More...

‘From the Forest’ hosts honored for radio show

Roxbury — From the Forest, one of WIOX Community Radio’s formative, founding talk shows, was recently honored by the New York Chapter of the Society of American Foresters at their annual meeting in Syracuse.  More...

New Margaretville Hospital, Mountainside tray system keeps hot food hot, makes specific food requests easy

Margaretville— Delivering hot food that stays hot and easily satisfying specific food requests are top benefits of a new $18,000 tray system the Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center purchased.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Marjorie Gossoo

Marjorie (Midge) Gossoo, formerly of Route 42, Shandaken died Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany. More...

Barbara Rosenberg

Barbara Rosenberg, 78, passed away peacefully on October 20, 2016.  More...

Margaret Rider

Margaret P. Rider, 67, of Willa Lane, Chichester, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, after a battle with cancer. More...

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