May 13, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Scenic Byway approved years after introduction

Plan expected to make economic funding available

By Jay Braman Jr.   Seven years of effort put toward securing a Federal Scenic Byway Designation has paid off.   Well, almost.  More...

New Van For Residents

READY TO ROLL — Charlie Slater, a resident of Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville, stands in front of the nursing home's new $45,000 wheelchair-accessible minivan. More...

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Sports

RCS girls cling to first-place with win over SK; Rockets and Devils fall short in baseball action

Staff report  More...

Fleischmanns planning busy activity week

From Shape Note Singing to Peter Schickele, members of the Fleischmanns Business Alliance (FAB) and Fleischmanns First aren’t waiting for summer to pull people off of Route 28 and into the business community. More...

Millbrook Bird

MILLBROOK TURKEY — Angela Davis of Margaretville, hunting on Len Utter's farm in the Millbrook Valley, shot this nice gobbler on the second day of youth season, April 26. More...

Events

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, May 13   More...

Open Eye gearing up for ‘Anne of Green Gables’

Performances will start May 21 in Margaretville

Margaretville — The 2015 Open Eye Season begins with R. N. Sandberg’s stage adaptation of “Anne of Green Gables” based on the novel by L. M. Montgomery and directed by Amie Brockway.  More...

60-Year Sidney Committeewoman named Dems’ ‘Woman of the Year’

Delhi — The Delaware County Democratic Committee will hold its annual dinner on Saturday, May 30, at Alumni Hall on the SUNY Delhi campus. The program will begin at 5 p.m. More...

Pat Davis announces run for Middletown Supervisor

Dem primary appears likely vs. Marge Miller

Middletown Code Enforcement Officer Carl “Patrick” Davis announced this week that he will be a candidate for Supervisor of the Town of Middletown, challenging incumbent Marjorie Miller in November.  More...

Few surprises in local school budget votes

Voting is May 19; no board members facing a challenge

Voters around the region will go to the polls next week to weigh in on proposed school budgets and elect board of education members for the next school year.  More...

Local Flood Analysis info tops Fleischmanns agenda

Fleischmanns residents got another look at the Local Flood Analysis (LFA) being done on the village at a marathon village board meeting Monday night.  Officials heard reports from the MARK Project, Delaware Operations and Delaware Engineering an More...

News

Margaretville Hospital events will focus on healthy lifestyles

Margaretville Hospital is sponsoring a series of free events focusing on promoting healthy lifestyle choices for community members.  More...

Auxiliary work helps bring van, TVs to Mountainside

Margaretville — Fundingraising efforts by the Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center recently helped purchase a van and smart TVs to benefit Mountainside residents.  More...

Eagles have landed in Downsville

Downsville — Nineteen life-size chainsaw carved eagles (and nests) are being installed along Downsville’s Main Street. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Jean Judge

Jean MacGregor Gladstone Judge entered peacefully into Eternal Life on Thursday, May 7, 2015, after a brief illness, at the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital with her family and friends by her side.  More...

William McCann

A committal service for William Henry McCann, 92, who died February 24, 2015, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 16 at the Sanford Cemetery in Margaretville.  Arrangements are by the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.   More...

Donald Osterhoudt

Graveside prayers for Donald W. Osterhoudt of Schneider Avenue, Fleischmanns, who died on April 12, 2015, will be held at 11 a.m. More...

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