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School budgets, board posts on district ballots May 15

Budget increases are in low range

Voting on school budgets and school board candidates will be held on Tuesday, May 15. Following are budget spending summaries and school board candidate profiles that were received too late for publication in last week’s edition. Margaretville More...

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Sports

Turkey Time

EARLY THANKSGIVING — Joseph Dibble of Bovina bagged this 21-pound turkey in Bovina last week. More...

Exploring

STEPPING OUT — Two baby foxes strayed from their mama and sibling last week in Halcott Center where they were caught on camera as they ventured from the den. // — Photo by Jake Fronckowiak More...

SLAMMIN' SAMMY

SLAMMIN' SAMMY — Sam Tanzer of MCS launches a hit that knocked in the go-ahead run in the Blue Devils' win over Downsville on May 1. — // Photos by Dick Sanford More...

Events

“Moon Over Buffalo” on stage at Phoenicia Playhouse

“Moon Over Buffalo” opened to enthusiastic response last weekend at the Phoenicia Playhouse, where a busy summer schedule aims to raise funds to restore the historic theater which was built in 1887.  More...

Andes students to perform free concert for senior citizens

Andes - Andes Central School will host a free concert for residents over the age of 55 tomorrow, Thursday, May 10. More...

THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT

Thursday, May 10   Andes Central School hosts a free concert for Senior Citizens 55 and older at 6:00 p.m. at the school. More...

Motorcyclist injured when hit by runaway car

Accident occurred on Rt. 28, Arkville

State Police in Margaretville responded to a runaway car that injured a motorcyclist and resulted in New York State Route 28 reduced to one lane for about 45 minutes on Saturday, May 5, at about 11:27 a.m., in front of the Delaware & Ulster Railr More...

Onteora budget review tops town board agenda

School officials made presentation

The Shandaken Town Board heard a presentation of the proposed school budget for Onteora Central School (OCS) as well as plans to meet and discuss the Route 28 bridge in Mt. Tremper at its monthly board meeting. More...

D&U Railroad rolls June 2

Arkville — The Delaware & Ulster Railroad gets its 2018 tourist rail season on track Saturday, June 2 with trains departing from the Arkville station at 11 a.m. More...

News

Tague ekes out victory in Assembly race; bests O’Connor by 161 votes

Republican Schoharie Supervisor Chris Tague claimed victory Tuesday afternoon in a special election to fill the vacant seat of former Assemblyman Pete Lopez in the 102nd Assembly District. More...

Police issue warning for paving scam

Shandaken — The Town of Shandaken Police Department is investigating a soliciting without a permit violation of Local Law, within the Town of Shandaken. More...

Cathy Von Hassel-Davies making NC House bid

Former resident of Fleischmanns in Dem primary

For better or for worse, the election of Donald Trump as President has created seismic shifts in political scenes throughout the country. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Anton ‘Tony’ Kasanof

Anton Noel Kasanof died peacefully Monday morning, April 23, 2018, after losing his long and valiant battle against Parkinson’s and its complications.  More...

Wilma ‘Billie’ Beirne

Wilma T. Beirne, universally called “Billie,” passed away on May 1, 2018.  Wilma was born in Roxbury, on January 12, 1919. She was the daughter of Frank A. Thomas and Nellie Voorhees Thomas. More...

Anna Liddle

Anna Ellen Liddle passed away May 6, 2018, at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville.  Anna Ellen Balcom Liddle slipped gently into the presence of Jesus. Her life was a constant example of unconditional love and forgiveness. More...

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