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Northland proposed expansion hearing focus in Fleischmanns

Development plans call for increase from 30 to 70 rooms

One of the largest development projects that the Main Street of Fleischmanns has seen in awhile has reached the public hearing stage.  More...

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Two municipal leaders join CWC Board of Directors

Margaretville – The Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) Board of Directors has two new members.  James Sofranko of Olive and Anthony (Tony) VanGlad of Gilboa will represent their respective counties (Ulster and Schoharie) on the CWC Board More...

Sports

MCS girls split in Delaware League softball

Margaretville crushed South Kortright, 22-4, in softball action on April 5 on the MCS diamond.  The Blue Devils started quickly and never looked back. More...

RCS downs Stamford in baseball; Rams edge Blue Devils

Host Roxbury notched an 11- 4 victory over Stamford in baseball action on April 5.  The Rockets held a 3-1 lead before putting seven runs on the board in the fifth inning.  Nick Vajtay topped the offense with a double and a single and score More...

ACS posts win over Blue Devils in tennis action

Host Andes was a 5-1 tennis winner over Margaretville on April 5.  Winning singles matches for the Mountaineers were: Noah Dougherty earned a 9-2 victory over Casey Serdiouk; Russell Storey defeated Robbie Johnson, 9-1; Autumn Laurie topped Jeff More...

Events

Paint & Sip Party at Union Grove

Budding local artists and fans of Country Express will gather for a Live Music Paint & Sip party on Saturday, April 22 at Union Grove Distillery in Arkville. More...

Zephyr to sponsor Morton Library fundraiser

Pine Hill - For the third consecutive year, Zephyr Restaurant will sponsor a “FUNdraiser” for Morton Memorial Library in Pine Hill on Wednesday, April 26, from 6 to 9 p.m. More...

Chamber breakfast mixer at RAG

Roxbury — The Delaware County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a special eat and meet breakfast mixer at the Roxbury Arts Group, 5025 Vega Mountain Road in Roxbury on Friday, April 28 from 8:30 to 10 a.m.  More...

County cell tower plans spark debate

Tempers flare over process used for projects

“They say one thing then they do another,” says area businessman Rudd Hubbell, of efforts by Delaware County to install five new cell towers before the end of the year. “It’s frustrating.” More...

On The Scene

MOSTLY SMOKE — Members of the Arkville Fire Department made quick work of a furnace malfunction when they were called out last Wednesday, April 5 to a home on Route 28, Arkville. More...

Local residents challenge Reclaim NY; Many complained at Chamber breakfast

Speaker refuses to divulge group’s source of funding

Dozens of people filled the Hancock House Hotel last Friday for a Delaware County Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting. The invited speaker, George K. More...

News

Health Foundation purchases stretcher for EMS

The Margaretville — The Margaretville Hospital Ambulance Service has a new powered stretcher, made possible by the generosity of the Central Catskills community and the Margaretville Health Foundation. More...

MARK launches Brown Bag series

Arkville — After two full days of lively conversations and intense presentations at the 2017 Main Street Boot Camp, one particular action item floated to the top, the need for a series of brown bag workshops. More...

Evening meals set at senior centers

Delhi — Delaware Opportunities will begin providing evening meals in place of the noon meal one day each month from April through October.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Elsie Proper

Elsie M. Proper, 94, a resident of Grand Gorge, passed away Sunday April 9, 2017 at Wesley Nursing Home, Saratoga Springs, New York. Elsie was born May 5, 1922 at Kortright Station, New York, the daughter of George and Anna (Ruteshouser) Ploutz. More...

Grace Seifert

Grace C. DeMarfio Della- Torre Seifert, 81, of Oneonta passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017, at the A.O. More...

Debbie Hallock

Debbie Marie Hallock, 60, a resident of Roxbury, died Monday, April 3, 2017, in Albany.  She was born October 2, 1956 in Catskill, the daughter of William and Barbara (Teator) Hallock.  Debbie had worked at Country Stores in Margaretville a More...

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