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Roscoe and Franklin take MCS Booster Tourney titles; Devils 3rd in boys’ play

Margaretville — Roscoe beat Afton to win the boys’ championship of the Margaretville Central School Booster Club Tournament on Saturday. In the girls’ bracket, Franklin earned the crown with a win over Gilboa.  More...

Local players earned soccer all-star status

Area schools were well represented on the Delaware League Soccer All-Stars teams for the 2017 fall season.  More...

First natural snowfall sparks ski area hopes

Forecast looks good at local mountains for holiday period

Cold and snow are the key ingredients in a successful ski season and this week, area operators got both. More...

Events

Santa’s visit to assist Ronald McDonald House

Mt. Tremper — The Emerson Spa and Resort will hold a breakfast with Santa on Sunday, Dec. 17 from 9 a.m. More...

Utilitarian art exhibit opening at Erpf Gallery

Arkville — The second annual exhibit for Function or Form: Utilitarian Art will be on display at the Erpf Gallery in Arkville through January 6. It features beautiful functional items by 15 local artists. More...

Loete photos on display at CWC Margaretville office

Margaretville — Eleven stunning images by Chichester photographer Mark Loete are on view through January 5 at the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) offices, 905 Main Street, Margaretville.  The public is welcome to visit weekdays from 8 More...

Flood buyout issues top agenda for Fleischmanns Village Board

Losing village buyout properties threatens future

The Fleischmanns Village Board continued to grapple with flood buyout issues at its monthly meeting Monday evening, Dec. 11.  More...

Bovina Historical Society members, store supporters clashed at meeting

Community split over operations at Russell’s store

Board members of the Bovina Historical Society (BHS) and supporters of Beatriz “Bea” Sohni clashed last Thursday in a meeting that spanned a range from civil community discourse to veritable brouhaha. More...

Halcottsville sewage plans outlined at meeting

Project would link hamlet to NYC plant

The Middletown Board heard a many-layered presentation last week on a completed study involving the sewer systems in the hamlet of Halcottsville. More...

News

Economic development grants applications now being accepted

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

Roxbury tax levy dips in 2018 budget

The Town of Roxbury’s tax levy will decrease by approximately 1.3 percent under the spending plan passed by the town board in November.  The new budget has total appropriations (excluding special districts) of $3,037,014, a decrease of $92 More...

Deadline approaching for permit renewals

Assemblyman Clifford W. Crouch (R-Bainbridge) reminded pistol permit holders that due to SAFE Act requirements you must recertify all pistol permits five years after the date your license was issued. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Mary Ellen Cantwell

Mary Ellen Cantwell, age 66, a longtime resident of Margaretville, passed away on December 7, 2017 in Oneonta.  Mary Ellen was born May 14, 1951 at Roxbury, the daughter of Ralph and Julia (Tirpak) Cantwell. More...

Patsy Brewer

Patsy Ann Brewer passed away December 9, 2017 after battling a long illness.  Patsy started her nursing career at Margaretville Memorial Hospital. More...

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