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Sports

MCS, RCS seasons end in sectionals

Laurens was a 74-53 winner over visiting Margaretville in the first round of the Section 4, Class D Boys’ Basketball Tournament on February 22.  The winners built a 40-24 lead at halftime. More...

Milford girls top Blue Devils in hoop sectionals

Milford topped Margaretville, 52-29, in Section 4, Class D girls’ basketball play on February 21. More...

Mountain of FUN!

LEARNING YOUNG — Plattekill Mountain instructor Olivia O'Donnell (above) takes time out to have her photo taken with some young students on Friday afternoon. // — Photos by Alice Young More...

Events

Thats Entertainment

Friday, March 3   The Open Eye Theater presents its ‘Open Mic @ Open Eye’ series. The fun begins at 7 p.m. at The Open Eye Theater located at 960 Main Street, Margaretville. More...

Maple syrup, trout fishing are focus at upcoming events in Fleischmanns

Popular programs will help usher in the spring season

Fleischmanns — With local maple producers boiling up a storm of steam and DEC officials getting ready for their annual stocking of local streams, the Village of Fleischmanns is buzzing with seasonal activities that celebrate two different centu More...

Good Times and Good Causes!

FAMILY AFFAIR—Fleischmanns' Rob Alverson left, was joined by his cousins John Trevett and Jennifer McKay at Louisana Saturday Night in Roxbury when the MARK Project hosted its annual winter fun More...

Coalition has high hopes for new deal with NYC

Upstate officials feeling confident in positive outcome

While no one popped open any champagne at the Coalition of Watershed Towns (CWT) meeting in Margaretville Monday night, there was cause for celebration.  More...

Switch to LED lighting promises school savings

RCS making switch for energy efficiency

Reduced operating expenses for taxpayers and an improved work and learning environment for students are two of the “winwin” results for a Roxbury Central School initiative to replace fluorescent lighting with LED systems. More...

Helping Hands

BENEFIT WORK — Andes Supervisor Bud Gladstone and Ate O Ate's Peg Ellsworth bonded over great food served at the Andes/Bovina Food Pantry Fundraiser on Saturday night at Willow Drey Farm. More...

News

Tourism promo programs are planned for bed tax receipts

Middletown site of info meeting on March 6

Those who pay bed taxes and those who might benefit from the collection of them will have an opportunity to weigh in on two proposals for spending the bed tax revenue this week in a public information session scheduled for March 6 at the Town of Midd More...

Drug issues will be topic

Undersheriff to speak at Middletown meeting

Margaretville — Delaware County Undersheriff Craig Du- Mond will give a brief talk about the county’s opiod problems at the Middletown Town Board meeting on Wednesday, March 8 at 6 p.m.  The public is encouraged to attend the undersh More...

Catskills Portraits

Bartending a perfect fit for Rachel Barrett

A familiar face serving customers at The Andes Hotel More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Rehenia Moskowitz

Rehenia Moskowitz’s nearly 99-year-long addiction to life ended, quite possibly in a dream, sometime very early in morning on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 at Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville. More...

Lester Rosa

Lester A. Rosa, 98, of Dry Brook passed away peacefully on February 27th surrounded by all of his children. Lester was born on the family farm in Dry Brook on January 29th 1919 to Albert and Della Mae (Vermilyea) Rosa. He was one of 8 children. More...

Shirley Finch

Shirley W. Finch, 86, of Elk Creek Road, Halcott Center, died peacefully at the home of her daughter, Kathleen Ballard in Scotia on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. More...

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