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Town Tinker Tubing celebrates 35 years of fun on the Esopus

by Jay Braman Jr. Thirty-five years ago, Chichester resident Harry Jameson had an idea. More...

Late goal lifts US over Ghana in World Cup opener

By Julia Green There is an unofficial supporters’ group for the United States men’s national soccer team that calls itself the American Outlaws, and it was in this spirit that the American squad came out firing in its first game of the 20 More...

"Old Timers" soccer team still kicking

Delaware, an adult soccer team from Margaretville, was in action on Saturday and Sunday, June 7 and 8, at the 35th Annual Round Top Invitational Old Timers Soccer Tournament at Riedlbauer’s Resort in Round Top. More...

News

Jack Schlegel, longtime Shandaken Police Chief, dies

By Jay Braman Jr. The “Officer in Charge” of the Shandaken Police Department, Mount Tremper resident Jack Schlegel, died last Wed­nesday, June 11 at the age of 90. More...

Chamber of Commerce has new Main Street home

By Brian Sweeney The Central Catskills Chamber of Commerce opened for business on Monday in a new location at 806 Main Street, Margaretville. More...

Quick moving storm wreaks havoc in Bovina

Fortunately, no injuries resulted from a fast-moving thunderstorm that rolled through the western part of the county shortly after midnight on Wednesday. The 60-mile-an-hour winds were a death toll for many trees and took out power for hours. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

John Odato

John Vincent Odato Sr., 71, a resident of Big Indian, went to be with his Lord on Monday June 16, 2014 at Benedictine Hospital in Kingston. He was born April 3, 1943 in Queens, the son of John and Victoria (Parvis) Odato. More...

Vernon Bailey, Jr.

Vernon Ford Bailey Jr., 68, died at his residence in Davenport on Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Vern was born June 17, 1945 at Stamford, the son of Vernon Ford Bailey Sr. and Margaret “Clark” Bailey. More...

Clarise Kirksey

Clarise Bridgemon Kirksey, 81, of Margaretville and Manhattan, died peacefully on June 10, 2014 at The Haven Hospice at Bellevue Hospital in New York City. Clarise was born February 11, 1933, in Chattanooga, TN to Clay and Lucy (Thomas) Bridgeman. More...