July 13, 2011 RSS feed / News

Innovative lodging choice in the Catskills

By Jennifer Kabat Drive along Route 28 and the signs for cottages and motels roll by. More...

Antique autos featured at Blenheim

North Blenheim — The New York Power Authority (NYPA) will host the Annual Antique Car Show, on Sunday, July 17, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In addition to cars, there will also be the third annual Antiques in Blenheim show. More...

A Catskill Catalog author to have book signing

Delhi — Join the Delaware County Historical Association at 2 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, July 23 for a presentation and book signing delivered by Dr. William “Bill” Birns. More...

Fleischmanns Market plans children's events

Fleischmanns — After a rainy start to its season on Sunday, July 3 the Fleischmanns Market on Main bounced back on Sunday, July 10 under sunny skies and a beautiful light breeze. Everyone was out and about in the village. More...

Gas lease extensions forced by XTO Energy

By Brian Sweeney Gas leaseholders in portions of Delaware County were notified last week that their contracts are being forcibly extended because of the state’s drilling moratorium. More...

Sewer costs skyrocketing in Phoenicia

By Jay Braman Jr. Phoenicia heard sobering news Monday night about the costs of building a sewer system for the hamlet. Under discussion since 1997, the costs have been going up and up and up. More...

Olive Scouts plan aqueduct hike

Margaretville — The Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) Board of Directors at its meeting July 5, heard from leaders of Olive Boy Scout Troop 163 which is planning a once-in-a-lifetime trek from the Ashokan Reservoir to New York City August 19 More...

Acid factories will be focus of library talk

Delhi— Dan Myers will present a talk entitled “Acid Factories along the Ontario Way” on Saturday, July 23, at 1 p.m. More...

Creedence Clearwater Revisited brings hits to Belleayre

Highmount — ­ The “soundtrack of a generation” will spring to life when Creedence Clearwater Revisited plays the Belleayre Music Festival on Saturday, July 16 at 8 p.m. More...

Weaving demo and kids activities at Pakatakan Market

The “Catskill Arts & Air” arts festival series continues with Tabitha Gilmore-Barnes demonstrating traditional weaving techniques on Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m.-noon at the Pakatakan Farmers’ Market on Route 30, Halcottsville More...

Swimming options plentiful this summer

By Pauline Liu As the week began, temperatures in the region simmered near 90 degrees, sending many to seek relief from the heat by taking a plunge into the cooling waters of their nearest public swimming pool.  Here’s what’s going on if More...

Tire cleanup underway in Grand Gorge

By Pauline Liu On Fanny Brook Road in the hamlet of Grand Gorge, progress is being measured by the increasing amount of open space at the junkyard, now that thousands of old tires are being hauled away for recycling. More...