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Sports

Laurens downs Lady Rockets to spoil gritty comeback effort

Story and photos by Dick Sanford Laurens 31 - Roxbury 29 It isn’t every day that the Roxbury Lady Rockets’ basketball team draws a comparison to the Minnesota Vikings’ football club but both teams suffered similar fates Monday when More...

Time Out: Dec. 30, 2009

by John Bernhardt Former late night talk show king, Johnny Carson, understood the importance of preparation. “Talent alone won’t make you a success. Neither will being in the right place at the right time, unless you are ready. More...

Cross-country & snowshoeing program offered

A program on Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing in the Catskills will be held from Sunday-Friday, Jan. More...

News

DEC issues wood stove guidelines

Albany — New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commis-sioner Pete Grannis today reminded New York residents to exercise great care when using wood stoves in their homes. More...

Pine Hill Center hosting census job sessions

The Pine Hill Community Center will be hosting application and testing sessions for work with the U.S. Census Bureau every Wednesday morning through January at 10 a.m. sharp. These jobs are temporary and begin towards the spring of 2010. More...

Benefit concert Jan. 10 for African service trip

There will be a benefit concert on January 10 to raise funds for area youth and adults who will be traveling to West Africa in July to help some of the neediest children of Ghana. The concert will be at p.m. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Doris Smith

Doris Smith Doris E. Smith, 96, of Roxbury, passed away Monday, Dec. 28, 2009 at the residence of her daughter, Nancy Purchell, in Grand Gorge. She was born August 29, 1913, in Blackbrook, the daughter of Edward and Lillian (Senecal) Disco. More...

Everett Alton

Everett Alton Everett Lee Alton, 73, passed from this life on November 22, 2009 at St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City, OK. Everett was born in Fleischmanns, the son of the late Nellie Matthews Alton. He is survived by a sister, Mrs. More...