December 18, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

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Sports

Rough hoop week for MCS & ACS girls

By John Bernhardt It’s not uncommon for the opening minutes of a basketball game to present the most daunting obstacle for an inexperienced basketball team. More...

RCS boys and girls post wins over Jefferson

By John Bernhardt “Harder, Faster, Better, Stronger” is a song by the French duo Daft Punk that won a Grammy Award in 2009. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Bob Ackershoek

By Joe Moskowitz Roxbury is never going to sound the same again. The big booming voice of Bob Ackershoek has fallen silent. Ackershoek died Friday, several days after suffering a massive heart attack. He was 62. More...

News

Carcass donations sought for golden eagle study project

By Brian Sweeney Halcott Center residents Michael and Peg DiBenedetto are again soliciting donations of road kill carcasses to attract birds for their Golden Eagle Project. More...

Flood prevention planning taking shape in Shandaken

By Jay Braman Jr. A couple of ideas for how best to spend $3 million in flood remediation funds are rising to the surface in Shandaken, where a group has been meeting weekly to figure out how to get the best bang for those bucks. More...

DEP pledges $2.5 mil for Ashokan rail trail

By Jay Braman Jr. Ulster County and the Catskill Mountain Railroad have found a rare piece of common ground in the form of an 11.5-mile strip of land that runs along the Ashokan Reservoir on property owned by the City of New York. More...