September 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Sports

MCS boys' soccer looks ahead to a new year following sectional title

By John Bernhardt It’s all about writing their own chapter of local soccer history for the 2014 Margaretville boys’ soccer team this year. More...

DEC finalizes rule changes for crossbow hunting

Albany — The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has adopted final regulation changes to ensure that the crossbow is a legal implement for the fall 2014 hunting seasons, Commission Joe Martens announced last week. More...

Golfers raise money for Health Foundation

A beautiful day helped make the Margaretville Health Foundation’s Annual Golf Tournament a success and helped raise funds for Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

John Beers

John J. Beers, a resident of Arkville, died at his home on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. John was born on April 15, 1942 at Pound Ridge, the son of Carl S. and Josephine (Gottfried) Beers. He married Wilma McCann on July 22, 1967 at Arkville. More...

Roy Simons

Roy J. Simons, 83, a resident of Fleischmanns for the past 25 years, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville. Roy was born July 18, 1931 in the Bronx, the son of Nathan and Ann (Nissen) Simons. More...

June Dugan

June R. Dugan, late of Stamford, passed away peacefully at Fox Hospital in Oneonta on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. She was born in Ossining on June 8, 1925 to Alton and Rose (Harp) Baum. June attended Unadilla Central School and graduated in 1942. More...

News

Historic Fleischmans building goes up in flames

By Joe Moskowitz An old garage building that was part of the VW Parts Inc. complex at the intersection of Wagner Avenue and Main Street, Fleischmanns was gutted by fire late in the afternoon on August 26. More...

Rep. Chris Gibson makes Roxbury campaign stop

By Joe Moskowitz Congressman Chris Gibson was back in the area on Sunday. More...

Schools open this week

Area schools are gearing up for opening day of the 2014-15 academic year next week. Margaretville The first day of classes at Margaretville Central School will be Wednesday, Sept. 3 with classes beginning at 8:19 a.m. More...