November 16, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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Optimism runs high for girls' hoops teams

By John Bernhardt First impressions count. How hard and how fast a basketball team gets out of the gate sets the tone and establishes a persona that can define a team. More...

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Ronald Ballard

Ronald E. Ballard “RB” 83, passed away at Albany Medical Center, Albany, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011. He was born August 27, 1928 in Torrington, Connecticut, the son of Edward Smith Ballard and Doris “Sims” Ballard. More...

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Oktoberfest raises funds for community

By Marion Hohn The German-American Club of the Northern Catskills, Inc. recently hosted its 12th annual authentic Oktoberfest at Belleayre’s Discovery Lodge. On Saturday, Oct. More...

Move to Arkville sparks creativity

By Jennifer Kabat Moving to Arkville was a conversion experience of sorts for singer-songwriter Steve Koester. He found himself in nature and got a sense of peace. More...

Hunters geared for Saturday opener

By Judy Van Put For those who love to hunt, and look forward to putting some venison in their freezer this winter, there is a wealth of opportunity at hand. More...