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Accusations hurled after county announces Bishop property plans

Owners, county trade claims eminent domain plans announced

Dueling and contradictory public statements were made in the last week by Robert Bishop who owns property in Hamden, and Delaware County who seeks to enact eminent domain on that property.  More...

US Assistant Attorney addressed local audience

Expert on subject of human trafficking

U.S. Dept. of Justice Attorney Alessandra Serano, who currently serves as the National “Project Safe Childhood” Coordinator, delivered powerful presentations on child and human trafficking in Margaretville on Sunday. More...

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Sports

MAC rallies past Dairymen in classic vintage baseball contest

Fleischmanns — It was a great day for vintage baseball, unless you were a player or a spectator, and then it was just plain hot.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Louise Campone

Louise (Lupinacci) Campone died on June 30, 2018 at her residence in Denver.  She is survived by her daughters Francine Campone Spargo and husband Ed of Denver CO; Patrice Delameter and husband Nelson of Arkville, and son James Jr. More...

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Roxbury gearing up for July 7 festivities

A full day of activities is set for the Celebrate Roxbury festival on Saturday, July 7.  Schedule of Activites:   More...

“Midsummer Madness” is new comedy on Open Eye Stage

Margaretville — Playwright and director Tania Myren has been enticed to open Midsummer Madness, her new comedy play about veteran actors, at The Open Eye Theater with a front line cast of Open Eye talent for a run beginning July 12 and continui More...

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Fundraiser Sat. for Marty Strattton  Free Access 

Chicken BBQ from 11 - 2

Scott Gray and friends host a Chicken BBQ Fundraiser for Marty Statton & Family! Sat. 7/7 from 11 AM - 2 PM in the Bun N Cone Parking Lot on Bridge St. in Margaretville. More...

County launching eminent domain proceedings to secure DPW property

Officials concerned asking price too high vs. appraisal figure

A resolution was passed by the Delaware County Board of Supervisors to enact Eminent Domain Procedure Law on a property in Hamden late Wednesday night after a fiery executive session was held.  More...

Sky Rockets

LIGHTING THE SKY— The last night of fireworks at the Margaretville Firemen’s Field Days is planned for Wednesday, July 4 at approximately 9:30 p.m. More...

Watershed farming, acquisition resolutions spur heated debate

Supervisors differ over resolutions

Two substantial and arguably contentious resolutions involving farm sustainability and land acquisition were passed by the Delaware County Board of Supervisors at its last meeting. More...

News

FASNY calls on all counties to opt-out of fireworks sales

Albany — The Fourth of July is just around the corner and along with it comes the annual tradition of fireworks shows. More...

Workshop set at career center

Kingston — The Ulster County Career Center will hold a workshop for SSI and SSDI consumers on how to return to the workforce on Thursday, July 19 at 2 p.m.,  More...

Hungerford named Dairy Princess

Morgan Hungerford was introduced as the Delaware County Dairy Princess for 2018- 2019 by Franklin Supervisor Jeffrey Taggart at the Board of Supervisors meeting on June 27.  Hungerford was in attendance with her court of ambassadors, comprised o More...

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