November 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

County budget tops budget cap

Supervisors blame unfunded mandates

For the sixth consecutive year, Delaware County is poised to exceed New York’s two-percent property tax cap mandate. Supervisors paved the way for the move following a no comment public hearing to override the tax cap at a meeting on November 9. More...

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Sports

State soccer title dreams end for SK boys in semi-final heartbreaker

Alfred-Almond defeats Rams en route to title

In recent years, for South Kortright’s boys’ soccer teams, one win simply follows another. Over the last two seasons, the Rams ran off undefeated regular campaigns.  More...

Soccer, golf All-Star players named in Delaware League

The Delaware League has named its All Star teams for fall sports following the 2016 season.  Boys’ soccer All Stars   More...

Bowling

Margaretville Women’s 11/10/16   More...

Events

Blood Drive Nov. 18 at MRCC

Margaretville — The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will sponsor a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, Nov. 18 from 2:30-6:30 p.m. at Mountainside.  More...

Communion Service

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION — The faith community of Holy Innocents Cathedral in Halcottsville celebrated the reception of their First Holy Communion by Hunter, Madison, and Autumn Larsen-Wright. More...

Family Salute

THREE GENERATIONS – Veteran Harry Antonette pictured with his daughter, Carol Norwick and his great grandson, Chase Norwick, was among veterans honored at MCS last Thursday, Nov. More...

Hospital demos telemedicine; retail pharmacy is now open

Updates offered at public meeting in Margaretville

Three dozen people turned out at Margaretville Central School last Thursday to see a live demonstration of new telemedicine program that will revolutionize the delivery of health care in the region.  More...

DEP land buying impact murky

Mistrust among upstate residents continuing saga

Urban sprawl. The phrase is enough to conjure sweat and shakes for environmentalists and suburbanites seeking to avoid it. More...

Solemn Salute

REMEMBERING – Members of Margaretville American Legion Post 216 met at 11:00 a.m. More...

News

Rosa reflects on first year as county judge

Enjoying challenges of his new position on the county level

Eleven months into the first year of his 10-year term, Delaware County Family Court Judge Gary Rosa has adjusted to his new role and brought a sense of timeliness and decorum to the courtroom. More...

CWC moves ahead on building design

Margaretville — The Catskill Watershed Corp. More...

Pamela West-Finkle adds new dimensions to Andes Library

Recently published books are not the only new thing at the Andes Public Library. There is a new media center kiosk, new programming, and a new director. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Nicholas Mitchell

Nicholas G. Mitchell, 90, a resident of New Kingston, went to see his eternal God on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016.  He was born December 31, 1925 in New York City, the son of August and Mary (Hadiaunnou) Mitchell.  More...

Jean Cammer

Jean L. Cammer, of Webster, passed peacefully on November 6, 2016.  She was born on September 15, 1936 in Roxbury to Bertha (Slauson) Cammer and Lynn Cammer.  More...

Sally Norton

Sally Ann Norton, 83, a resident of Arkville, died Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, at Mountainside Residential Center in Margaretville.  Sally was born December 22, 1932 at Cooperstown, the daughter of Leslie and Isadore L. (Palmer) Mallory. More...

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