February 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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MCS Senior Sam Capriotti pulls no punches with passion for boxing

By John Bernhardt Someone once said, “Boxing isn’t for the feint of heart, it’s for the full of heart.” That’s an apt description of Sam Caprotti, 17, a senior at Margaretville Central School. More...

Season of strong growth puts RCS girls in the sectionals

By John Bernhardt As Lisa Faraci sees it, there is no magic behind the meteoric rise of the Roxbury girls’ basketball team this season. For Faraci the improvement of her Rockets is all about education. More...

Bowling Scores: February 19, 2014

Better Half Mixed League, 2/16/14 W L Heat’s Off 63.5 28.5 Slackers 52 40 Pin Heads 52 40 Heat’s On 50.5 41.5 Clueless 47.5 44.5 Diamonds 50 40.5 Ollies 41.5 50.5 BYE 11 81 Men’s High Game Craig Westerfeld 228, Mike Ma More...

News

STS takes 3rd place in Ulster Savings funding contest

By Jay Braman Jr. The people at the Shandaken Theatrical Society in Phoenicia have something to clap about this week, and it’s not about something on the non-profit group’s stage, but in its bank account. More...

Pizza Palace of Grand Gorge shuts its doors

By Joe Moskowitz It’s a bad sign at a bad time. For more than a week, people have driving to the Pizza Palace in Grand Gorge, only to find it dark, closed and a sign in the window apologizing to its customers. More...

SUNY Delhi receives $100,000 for Residential Construction program

SUNY Delhi has received a $100,000 grant from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) to establish a Residential Construction Management (RCM) concentration as part of its Construction Management program “This grant, combined with our More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Helen Lehtonen

Helen M. Lehtonen, 97, formerly of Hurley, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014 at Golden Hill Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingston where she received compassionate care from the nursing and support staff in her final days. More...

Beatrice Buel

Beatrice M. Buel, 81, formerly of Gilboa, passed away peacefully with her family around her. More...

Richard Merwin

Richard “Dick” Merwin, 72, of Station Road, Shandaken died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 at Mountainside Care in Margaretville. He was a native and life-long area resident. More...