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Patrick Birns wins Coach of the Year award from Pennsylvania State Soccer Coaches’ Assoc.

MCS graduate earns prestigious peer recognition

Margaretville Central School alumnus Patrick Birns is the recipient of the 2017 W. Gene Davis Memorial Award as Coach of the Year in the AAAA Boys’ classification presented by the Pennsylvania State Soccer Coaches’ Association.  More...

Franklin stops Blue Devils in non-league contest

Franklin topped visiting MCS, 65-57, in a non-league boys’ basketball game on November 30.  The Blue Devils racked up 24 points in the final period, but couldn’t overcome an early deficit.  More...

Bowling

Organization League11/27/17 More...

Residents trying to roadblock used car lot in residential area

Project linked to controversial businessman William Hrazanek

Area resident Larisa Guselnikova, the wife of local businessman William Hrazanek, has applied to the Town of Middletown for a variance to open a used car lot on Hog Mountain.  More...

History and culture clashing over Russell’s General Store

Bovina Center landmark’s future remains uncertain

History and local culture are clashing with modern economics in Bovina, as the future operation of Russell’s General Store is uncertain and the Bovina Historical Society (BHS) grapples with its stewardship mandate for the community landmark. More...

News

DEP opens more acres for hunting

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that it has opened access this year to 1,038 additional acres of water supply land where outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy recreation, including hunting.  More...

Afghan sales boost preservation efforts

Roxbury women are coming to the rescue of Jay Gould Memorial Church. They are relying on the community to buy limited edition afghans with 12 historic Roxbury pictures woven through it. More...

VOLUNTEER VOICES

The Business Association of Margaretville (BAM) is a grassroots organization of store owners, business professionals, community organization leaders, and residents from the greater Margaretville area. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Anthony Brown

Anthony Brown, age 78, a resident of Denver, passed away on Thursday Nov. 30, 2017 at Margaretville.  Tony was born in Newark, New Jersey, the son of Anthony and Gladys ( Kren ) Brown. More...

Events

Holiday Parade

ON A ROLL — These youngsters were among the participants in the annual Holiday Parade sponsored by businesses and residents in the Town of Andes on Saturday. // — Photo by Dick Sanford More...

Swedish Christmas in Hobart at book village Sunday, Dec. 10

Hobart — People looking to make their holiday more festive don’t have to look any further than The Hobart Book Village. More...

Chorale plans Holiday Concerts

The Community Chorale of the Catskills, under the direction of Richard Tucker, will present two performances of its annual Holiday Concert this weekend. The Chorale will be performing Saturday, Dec. 9, at 7:30 p.m. More...

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