March 26, 2014 RSS feed / News

Middletown historical society hosts geology talk with Tituses

Margaretville — The first of two spring programs on the theme “Reading the Land” will be held Saturday, March 29 at 1 p.m., when Bob and Johanna Titus will present an illustrated talk, “Middletown: An Ice Age Origin” at More...

BBQ, Bourbon and Bingo to benefit Phoenicia Library

By Jay Braman Jr. It seems that there’s no end to the creativity of those trying to raise funds for a worthy cause in the Catskills. More...

DEP employee indicted for second-degree murder of a co-worker

By Jay Braman Jr. On Tuesday, an Ulster Coun­ty Grand Jury indicted the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) employee accused of fatally shooting a co-worker on February 3, according to the district attorney’s office. More...

Historic Rexmere in Stamford vanquished by flames in an hour

The Rexmere Hotel, a Stamford landmark for more than 115 years, was destroyed in less than an hour Tuesday morning when a wind-driven fire leveled the seven-story wood structure. More...

Meet Catskill authors at April 6 Book Festival

Roxbury — Writers in the Mountains (WIM) will hold its First Annual Meet the Authors – Catskills Book Festival on Sunday, April 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Auxiliary hosts blood drive March 28

The Auxiliary of Margaret­ville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will sponsor a Blood Drive on Friday, March 28 from 1:30-6:30 p.m. at Mountainside’s Club Med Room. Support your hospital and community by donating blood. More...

O'Neal's eyesore goes down the drain

RAZED — The former O’Neal’s Plumbing and Heating store on Main Street, Margaretville was knocked down this week by Ed Norwick and Diego Pesa. More...

Card fraud continues to ring up big hassles

By Joe Moskowitz Death and taxes aren’t the only sure things that people are talking about in these parts were talking about over the past week. Those two old topics of conversation have been pushed aside by the weather and credit-card fraud. More...