January 26, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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Sports

Wildcats hold off Rockets

By John Bernhardt Just a handful of points separated the Roxbury and Hunter-Tannersville boys’ basketball teams during the first half of a game played in Roxbury last week. The two teams went toe-to-toe, trading baskets for most of the half. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Ward Reynolds

Ward G. Reynolds, 92, of Halcott Center, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011 at the Albany Medical Center. He was born June 4, 1918 in Fleischmanns, the son of the late Garfield and Claretta Griffin Reynolds and was a lifelong area resident. More...

Ralph Myers

Ralph “Lonnie” Myers, 90, of Old Halcott Road, Fleischmanns, died peacefully surrounded by his family on Wednesday Jan. 19, 2011 at Mountainside Care Center in Margaretville. More...

Harold Murken

Harold Murken, 84, of Margaretvile, passed away Friday, Jan. 21, 2011 at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville. He was born on May 3, 1926, in Brooklyn, the son of Harold E. and Mae (Merten) Murken. Harold served in the U.S. More...

News

Local jeweler still gem at 95

By Brian Sweeney As a young man, diamonds — the baseball variety — were the top priority in Tone Locasto’s life. As it has for countless men and women, war changed Tone’s plans. More...

Sewer Use Law outlined in Middletown report

Staff report A report on enforcement actions related to the Town of Middletown / Village of Margaretville Sewer Use Law was presented at the town’s January meeting. More...

Intentional feeding of bears now a violation

By Jay Braman Jr. Just when you thought that it was bad enough that bears in the region wreak havoc on your property when they raid your garbage and bird feeders, you can now face charges as a result. More...