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Phoenicia Festival of the Voice kicks off Friday

Full weekend of entertainment

The Phoenicia Festival of the Voice is just days away and festival goers will flock to the hamlet to enjoy a world-class exhibition of talent with a collection of performances like no other. More...

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Sports

Bleachers Are Back

SITTING BACK — More than 60 people turned out to test new bleachers installed in the Fleischmanns Village Park last Sunday. More...

Area golf courses tee up variety of challenges

For a small area like Delaware County, where there is plenty of opportunity to go out and explore the cascading mountains, there is also comparable opportunity to take a swing at golf. More...

New bleachers unveiled at Fleischmanns park

When the Catskills Cup Tennis Tournament gets underway this week, visitors will be able to watch from four brand new sets of bleachers installed at the Fleischmanns Village Park. More...

Events

Open Eye hosting Open Mic on Aug. 4

Open Mic is coming to the Open Eye Theater once again on Friday, Aug. 4 from 7 to 10 p.m. as a part of First Friday on Main Street.  More...

Auxiliary Antique & Flea Market Saturday

Margaretville — The 49th annual Antique and Flea Market sponsored by the Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital/ Mountainside Residential Care Center is set for Saturday, Aug. 5 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Margaretville Village Park.  More...

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, Aug. 2   Children and families in the area are invited to attend a party from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Andes Library. Snacks, music, arts and crafts, and games will be available. Indoors in case of rain. More...

Officials see improvements in FAD agreement with city

Land acquisition will continue, but new programs will help ease pain

Local officials involved with New York City’s filtration avoidance efforts were generally pleased with the results of recent negotiations with the city, leading to a draft agreement opened for public scrutiny earlier this month. More...

MTC expands office space with Parish Center purchase

Church & other organizations will still be offered use of facility

In a move designed to benefit both entities, MTC Cable has purchased the Sacred Heart Parish Center on Academy Street, Margaretville.  More...

News

Grant Program info available

Roxbury — The arts provide more to communities than most people often realize. Through the arts, communities are supporting an industry that creates jobs, generates revenue, and is the cornerstone of tourism. More...

What happened at News last week?

That Was The Week That Was, a British TV show that crossed the pond to America in the early ’60s was an early favorite of those who enjoyed satire. More...

VOLUNTEER VOICES

The Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary will stage its 49th annual flea market on Saturday, repeating an activity, like the firemen’s carnival in July, that has been a part of the community culture for so long people forget a time when it didn&rsq More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Laszlo Varga

Laszlo “Kopacz” Varga, The Silver Fox, 80, of Edison, NJ and Shandaken, died suddenly at his Catskill Mountain residence on Tuesday, July 18, 2017.  More...

Timothy Davis Sr.

Timothy Robert Davis Sr., 59, of Summerville, South Carolina, husband of Cynthia Renee Davis, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, July 12, 2017.  Timothy was born on Friday, July 4, 1958 in Margaretville, a son the late Carl John Davis, Sr. More...

Donald Engelhardt

Donald Louis Engelhardt of Bronx, NY passed away on July 30, 2017 at the age of 35. More...

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