January 16, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Andes and Bovina hold re-organizational meetings for 2019

The Andes Town Board held its yearly reorganizational meeting on January 8, making several appointments and recognizing a long-serving resident. More...

Shandaken and Ulster County enter agreement to share STR information

The Shandaken Town Board moved forward last week with plans to enter into an “intermunicipal agreement” with Ulster County to gain more information about short term rental (STR) properties which will help the town determine if future regulations are More...

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Triathlon Club opens at CRC

Arkville - Just in time for winter blues and weight loss resolutions, the Catskill Recreation Center has announced the formation of a new triathlon club in the Catskills, called “Catskill Mountains Swim, Bike, Run.” Coach Rob Popper, a Level 3 Triath More...

Roxbury rolls over Jefferson

The Roxbury Lady Rockets had an easy time in Jefferson Friday night as they rolled over an inexperienced Jayhawk squad, 46-14. More...

Margaretville wins two in a row at home with strong defense

Curtis Roberts had another monster game which helped Margaretville cruise to victory at home, 52- 34, when Windham came to town on January 10. Strong defensive start More...

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Activities postponed due to potential snow storm

The Delaware County Department of Emergency Services has predicted a snow storm from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon.  They say h More...

Board hears public; scraps non-user fee

Public outcry about a nonuser fee to be charged in the Arkville water district caused the Middletown Town Board to retract the measure when it met on January 9, eliminating a fee it had approved just one month earlier. More...

ORDA CEO delivers Belleayre update

With a $9.1 million capital improvement appropriation announced last November, the state-owned Belleayre Ski Center at Highmount is poised for success, or so says Mike Pratt, president and chief executive officer of the Olympic Regional Development A More...

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Lucky hikers need 13 Forest Rangers for Slide Mountain rescue

Four hikers, three of whom required immediate rescue due to onset of hypothermia and one with a hip injury were rescued from Slide Mountain in the Town of Shandaken by 13 New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Forest Rangers over the More...

Best Service Awards contest extended additional week to get ballots in

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Gary Mead publishes second children’s book

Looking up is nothing new for Gary Mead.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Ivan “Marty” Ford

Ivan Martin Ford (Known as Marty), 83, died peacefully on January 4, 2019 in Vero Beach, Florida. Marty was born to Ivan Ford and Mavis Joan MacDonald, of Shandaken, New York, on July 5, 1935 in Kingston, New York. More...

Robert Archibald

Robert G Archibald Sr, born August 12, 1935 passed peacefully at his home on January 14 2019 after enduring the trials of cancer with courage and grace. More...

Events

“Winter Warmth” opens at Longyear Gallery

“Winter Warmth,” a group show featuring the artwork of all Longyear Gallery members opens this week at Margaretville’s Longyear Gallery. An artists’ reception will take place Saturday, Jan. 19, from 3-6:00 p.m.  More...

Transformations to show in Pine Hill through January

Pine Hill - Three local artists opened a unique show in Pine Hill on Saturday with an artist reception throughout the afternoon. More...

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