January 11, 2017 RSS feed / Business

J. Roccos Steakhouse and Speakeasy

An old-fashioned experience with a modern sensibility

Since J. Roccos Steakhouse and Speakeasy opened in 2012, diners have flocked to the restaurant on the banks of the Esopus Creek in Shandaken. Named after Johnny Rocco, Edward G. More...

Next-Gen presence low key, but high impact

Young professionals making their mark in area businesses

Whether looking at the quality of a community from an economic or a sociological standpoint, one of the key indicators used to gauge current health and future potential is the status of the young. Are their numbers great? Is the cohort healthy? More...

New enterprises a good sign of optimism in the region

Variety of businesses have opened shop during the past year

From sweet shops to wellness, from woodwork to distilleries, 2016 was a very good year for new, re-opening and expanding businesses with a diverse array of offerings in Ulster and Delaware counties. More...

Cultural attractions abound throughout Catskill Region

All four seasons are filled with diverse offerings

Along with the great outdoors, arts and cultural opportunities throughout the region are the top attraction for visitors even as they enhance the quality of life for people who live and work here. More...

Proposed Belleayre Resort, Hubbell farm offer distinctive types of tourism possibilities

Region’s offerings have broad appeal to boost economy

In 2016, for the first time in memory, reports indicated that Delaware County is capturing the tourist market in a way that outpaces every other county in New York. More...

Catskills real estate market enjoyed boom year in 2016

Younger buyers making the move to the mountains

In a region dominated and defined by the Catskill Forest Preserve and the New York City Watershed, the business of buying, selling, and managing real estate has become just about the biggest, if not the single biggest sector of the economy and is a v More...

Historic NYC tax settlement bodes well for the region

Middletown wins challenge to city over assessments of sewer lines

For much of the 20th century, economic progress in the region was slow but steady. In 1967, the ski industry was booming on the invention of snowmaking. More...

Catskill wedding business continues to be blissful

Mountain scenery a popular attraction for downstate pairs

A bright spot on the economic horizon for several years now, the wedding business in the region, shows no signs of slowing. More...

2016 will be remembered as a monumental year

Catskill Mtn. News is changing hands; MTC turns 100; Titan marks 50th

It was a monumental year! More...

Change equals progress in 2016

Signs of change were everywhere in the News community in 2016 and 2017 looks like another busy year. Mostly, the signs were positive. More...

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