March 8, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

New members join Catskill Center Board

Adirondack specialist among those on board

Arkville – The Catskill Center for Conservation and Development (CCCD) welcomed several new members to its board of directors during a recent meeting of the board. More...

Kirkside Retirement Home closing in April

Operating costs an ongoing issue

Kirkside Retirement Home in Roxbury will be closing on April 14, the board of directors announced last week. More...

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Sports

Unbeaten SK girls’ team stops Delhi to earn sectional crown

The South Kortright girls’ basketball team captured the championship of the Section 4, Class D Tournament with a 50- 41 victory over Delaware Academy on March 4. More...

So Close

NOT QUITE — Ty Lamport of South Kortright drives in for a layup to bring his team within one point of Newfield in March 1 action in the Section 4, Class D Boys' Basketball semifinal contest. More...

Bow shooters hit mark at Kenco

Emmett Gillis, 11, loves to take aim with his compound bow and watch the arrow race toward the target. For his dad Matt, it’s a great father-son activity. More...

Events

Main Street Boot Camp set for April 3-4

MARK Project is organizing training sessions

Arkville — Main Street business owners, community stakeholders, elected officials, and community activists have been invited to the third annual Main Street Boot Camp, scheduled for April 3 and 4 by the MARK Project officials.  More...

Lenten Study at Saint James Lake Delaware

Lake Delaware — Fr. James Krueger of Saint James Church Lake Delaware will lead a Lenten study focusing on the Metropolitan Anthony Bloom’s book entitled Beginning to Pray. Copies of the book will be provided. More...

Documentary about election process March 9 at CCCD

Arkville — Investigative reporter Karen Charman will host a screening of Greg Palast’s movie, “The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires and Ballot Bandits” Thursday, March 9 at 6:30 p.m. More...

Plenty Of Snow

BRAVING THE COLD — More than 100 skiers turned out for Belleayre Mountain's Mogul Mash last weekend, despite frigid temperatures. More...

Bed tax revenue spending plan draws ire at public presentation

Rollout of tax & implementation come under fire

Ten Delaware County business people turned out Monday night at Middletown Town Hall to hear a presentation about plans to spend “bed tax” funds collected during 2016. More...

CMRR gets violation notice for equipment storage

Group has 30 days to remove items

Following the recent trainmoving operation conducted by the Catskill Mountain Railroad in Phoenicia, the Town of Shandaken Code Enforcement Officer has issued a Notice of Violation to the company, giving them 30 days to remove the equipment or face f More...

News

Andes/Bovina Pantry changing hours

The Andes/Bovina Food Pantry is changing its hours of operation to better meet the needs of those it serves. More...

Arkville Head Start taking applications

The Arkville Head Start Program is accepting applications for pre-school enrollment for the 2017-2018 school year.  More...

These volunteers aren’t “retiring” any time soon!

It’s possible to find retired people in the Catskills, but they are rarely sitting idle. Most have retired from one job to another, or have retired from permanent occupations to active volunteer status. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Nick Rossi

Nick Rossi, 92, born on September 23, 1924, passed away on Sunday morning, February 19, 2017, after a short stay in Mount Sinai Queens Hospital. Judith, his wife of 47 years, was at his side when he passed away.  More...

Daniel Garza

Daniel Edward Garza, 54, of Roxbury, a devoted and loving father, brother, and friend, died suddenly on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. More...

Jose Bravo

Jose Bravo, 70, passed away peacefully at his home in Margaretville, surrounded by loved ones, on Sunday, March 5, 2017.  Jose was born on October 18, 1946 in Santurce, Puerto Rico, one of 10 children born to Raymond and Dalia Bravo. More...

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