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Catskill Mtn. Cycling Challenge boosts CRC’s Youth Scholarship Foundation

50-plus riders saddled up for fund-raiser

More than 50 riders participated in the 2015 Catskill Mountain Cycling Challenge sponsored by the Catskill Mountain Cycling Club.  More...

Host MCS soccer teams earn third-place finishes in tournaments

Local clubs rebound in consolation games

The MCS boys played soccer on the edge at last weekend’s Nelson Tournament under the lights on the Pete Palen Field at Margaretville. More...

Match Play

CLOSE CONTACT — Margaretville's Robbie Johnson (10) and Windham's Anthony Younes (39) battle for possession of the ball during last Tuesday's match at MCS. More...

Excess reserve funds at MCS draw ire from state auditors

District officials defend policies as being necessary

By Joan Lawrence-Bauer   More...

Key Bank branch in Phoenicia scheduled to reopen next week

Business has been shut nearly eight months following February fire

After months of effort and a loud and clear message from the community, the Phoenicia branch of Key Bank is set to reopen next week.  The bank will reopen its doors on Monday, Sept. 28, at 8:30 a.m.  More...

Phoenicia Water District taxpayers facing system repair costs

Grant funding won’t cover all improvements

At first it seemed too good to be true. More...

News

Low-cost pet services being offered this Saturday in Town of Shandaken

Shandaken — Local pet owners will get a break this weekend when the Town of Shandaken and its Shandaken Animal Volunteer Effort (SAVE) partner with Upstate Spay & Neuter Services to provide low cost pet services at the town hall on Route 28 More...

Jennifer Kabat vying for $31,000 top prize in British essay contest

Margaretville resident wrote about cloud seeding in Catskill Mountains

Margaretville resident Jennifer Kabat will travel to London next month as a finalist in the 2015 Notting Hill Editions Essay Contest that could earn her a prize of 20,000 British Pounds, about $31,000. More...

Events

Hawk Watch takes wing on Saturday

Oneonta — The Delaware- Otsego Audubon Society will host an open house at the DOAS Sanctuary on Grange Hall Spur Road on Saturday, Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. More...

Fairbairn Reunion planned Oct. 17

Margaretville — There will be a reunion of the descendants of John and Elisabeth Miller Fairbairn from Roxburghshire in the Scottish Borders, who married at Bovina in 1841, and settled in the Town of Hardenburgh, about 1850, on Saturday, Oct. More...

Blood Drive set Friday, Sept. 25 at Mountainside

Margaretville — The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will sponsor a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, Sept. 25 from 1:30-6:30 p.m. at Mountainside. More...

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