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OFA building purchase splits board; officials disagreed on sale resolution

Terms of deal raised red flags for some members

The Delaware County Board of Supervisors (DC BOS) appears to rarely disagree on most matters that come before the board. More...

Back In The Day

TURNING BACK THE CLOCK — The Business Association of Margaretville hosted a “Roaring ‘20s Street Party” on Friday. More...

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Sports

Get The Season Started

SHUTOUT — The Roxbury Lady Rockets had a rough outing to open their 2017 season when they were shutout, 5- 0, by a senior-laden Delhi squad in the opening round of the Stamford Mayor’s Cu More...

On The Ball

OPENING ROUND — Delhi was a 5-0 winner over Roxbury in the opening round of the Stamford Mayor’s Cup tournament on August 29. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

George Faulkner

George Richard Faulkner, 87, of Port Charlotte, FL, peacefully passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Tidewell Hospice House of Port Charlotte, FL.  More...

Events

Author to read at Skene Library

FLEISCHMANNS - Leslie T. Sharpe will read from her new book, “The Quarry Fox: And Other Critters of the Wild Catskills,” on Saturday, Sept. 9 at 1 p.m. at Skene Memorial Library in Fleischmanns.  More...

Wet-plate photography workshop slated at RAG

ROXBURY — Fine art photographer Kevin Q. Gray will be directing a workshop focused on an alternative photographic process called wet-plate photography on Sunday Sept. 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Roxbury Arts Center.  More...

‘The Brush on Vacation: Paintings’ showcases works by Neil Driscoll

MARGARETVILLE— Opening this week on Friday, Sept. More...

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Roxbury Library Forum Tuesday  Free Access 

Pot luck and planning to kick off season

      The Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum season opens with a potluck luncheon at the library at Noon. More...

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Roxbury Veterans to Mark 9/11 Anniversary  Free Access 

The Ralph S. Ives Legion Post 1785 and the Roxbury Fire Department will conduct a 9/11 Memorial Ceremony at Noon September 11 in the Town Square in Roxbury.  All are invited to attend. More...

Heated primary races shaping up

Key rivalries on the ballot

With summer gone, the political season is about to heat up and primary elections next Tuesday are sure to set the tone for the sorts of battles that could play out at the polls in November.  More...

Farm-Tastic Fun

SUNNY SPIIRTS— A steady rain did nothing to dampen crowds or spirits at Bovina Farm Day on Saturday. More...

News

Correction Notation

In last week’s story about Nazi flag intimidation in Fleischmanns, the event was attributed to two different dates. The even actually occurred on Sunday afternoon August 20. The News regrets the error and any confusion it might have generated. More...

Bat tests positive for rabies

WALTON — A bat tested positive for rabies in the Town of Walton. This is the fourth animal in Delaware County to test positive for rabies in 2017. More...

VOLUNTEER VOICES

Summer 2017 is now history, but successful events staged by area volunteers are still fresh in the memories of locals and visitors. More...

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