March 18, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

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Pine Hill Arms Triathlon is Saturday

Belleayre — The annual Pine Hill Arms Triathlon takes off this Saturday, March 21. This is a unique iron-man style triathlon that should not be missed by area athletes. Participants can compete as individuals or as teams. More...

Teams got a kick at MCS indoor tourney

The Margaretville Booster Club held its sixth annual Booster Club Indoor Soccer Tournament this past weekend. The competition for teams of sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders was held Friday night. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

James Tinnerelli

James Tinnerelli, 86, of Margaretville, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville. He was born September 11, 1922 in New York City. More...

Marcia Faulkner

Marcia Faulkner, 72, of Farmville, Va., (formerly of Arkville and Halcott Center) passed away on Monday, Feb. 23, 2009 after a brief struggle with cancer. More...

Frank Myers

Frank Theodore Myers, 71, of Andes, went to be home with the Lord on Friday, March 13, 2009 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born Feb. 9, 1938 in the Bronx, the son of Frederick and Julia (Geidel) Myers. More...

News

Maple Weekends show off local sugar at Frost Valley

Claryville — It’s Maple Sugar time at Frost Valley YMCA with two open house weekends planned at the Sugar Shack on March 21-22 and March 28-29. This free event runs from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. More...

Law would set expiration on Shandaken farm stand

By Jay Braman Jr. Whoever said, “You can’t fight City Hall,” obviously never met Al Higley. Higley and his son Alfie run a farm stand on Route 28 in Mount Tremper. More...

DEP may shut down flood gauge devices

By Jay Braman Jr. Stream gauges used as tools to help predict flooding in the New York City Watershed are on the chopping block as the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) mulls closing them as a cost saving measure. More...