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Gaetano Nobile Gaetano “Tom” Nobile, 84, a resident of Roxbury since 1993, died Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 at Fox Hospital in Oneonta.Tom was born on June 30, 1931 at Yonkers, the son of Salvatore and Antoinette (Pistone) Nobile. More...

Marion Ballard

Marion “Pete” Ballard, 78, of Turk Hollow Road, Halcott Center, died peacefully Tuesday, Aug. More...

Joseph S. Kiss Jr.

Joseph S. Kiss Jr., 72, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2015 at Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville.  Joe was born October 15, 1942 in Rahway, NJ, the son of Joseph S. and Bertha (Boylan) Kiss. More...

Attorney’s fees draw ire at Middletown meeting

Mounting costs bring debate among the board

In a marathon set of meetings and executive sessions last Wednesday night that began at 5 p.m. More...

RCS Board agrees to settlement with law firm over project error

Attorneys offered improper advice on building vote

The Roxbury Central School (RCS) Board of Education accepted a settlement offer last week from Ferrara Fiorenza, PC, the school’s attorney of record, after the Albany law firm improperly advised the district on a proposed capital building project. More...

Engineers tout $10 million Phoenicia flood plan

Bridge, floodplain work seen as best flood reduction plan

Engineers say that replacing the Bridge Street bridge, and enhancing the floodplain around Phoenicia, at a cost of $10 million, is the best way to reduce flooding in the hamlet. More...

News

Attorney’s fees draw ire at Middletown meeting

Mounting costs bring debate among the board

In a marathon set of meetings and executive sessions last Wednesday night that began at 5 p.m. More...

RCS Board agrees to settlement with law firm over project error

Attorneys offered improper advice on building vote

The Roxbury Central School (RCS) Board of Education accepted a settlement offer last week from Ferrara Fiorenza, PC, the school’s attorney of record, after the Albany law firm improperly advised the district on a proposed capital building project. More...

Engineers tout $10 million Phoenicia flood plan

Bridge, floodplain work seen as best flood reduction plan

Engineers say that replacing the Bridge Street bridge, and enhancing the floodplain around Phoenicia, at a cost of $10 million, is the best way to reduce flooding in the hamlet. More...

Events

Mountain Hunting – headed for the hills

Taking a look back at history of the Catskills

“I’m going hunting in the mountains.” It just sounds right, doesn’t it? For years people from the Hudson Valley left their homes, packed a bag and a gun, and headed for the hills of northern Ulster County to hunt. More...

Scenic Rt. 28 exhibit at CWC

Show is inspired by designation as Scenic Byway

Margaretville — An exhibit detailing the history, scenic qualities, and community connections along the new Catskill Mountains Scenic Byway is on view through October at the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC), 905 Main Street. More...

Picks of the Week!

Technically, the “dog days of summer” are actually behind us now, though these warm days and starry night skies are among my favorites of the year. More...

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