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Street Art

ARTISTS AT WORK — These youngsters enjoyed some artistic expression at Saturday’s Pine Hill Street Fair. At left is Isobel Longwell-Stevens and shown at right is Emma McVitty. More...

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Sports

DC United Youth Soccer teams capture titles

Margaretville — Two Delaware County United Youth Soccer teams captured division titles competing in the Broome County Soccer League.  More...

TEE Time: Roundup of golf happenings

The 17th annual 4-H Golf Tournament tees off on Friday, September 14th at the Delhi College Golf Course. Proceeds generated by the tournament will support youth development activities in Delaware County. More...

Events

Tradition & innovation meet in Margaretville this weekend

Golden anniversary event is Saturday; Cruise In is Friday

Members of the Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary will carry on a long tradition Saturday, Aug. 4 when they open the gates for the 50th Annual Flea Market at the Margaretville Village Park.  More...

BAM hosts Retro Cruise-In Friday, Aug.3

Margaretville — “Retro Cruise-In” is the theme of the Business Association of Margaretville’s (BAM) First Friday event on August 3 from 5-8 p.m.  More...

There's Iron in Your Future one-woman play at CRC

Non-athlete details how she wound up competing in triathlons

There's Iron in Your Future a play chronicling Mindy Pfeffer’s journey to becoming a triathlete, will be presented at the Catskill Recreation Center (CRC) in Arkville on Saturday, Aug. 4 at 5 p.m.  More...

Supervisors set public forum on Bishop land buy for DPW

County planning eminent domain to purchase parcel

When the Delaware County Board of Supervisors returned from its executive session, it announced that a public forum will be held on Aug 6 to discuss the county’s use of eminent domain to secure Robert Bishop’s Hamden property for its new More...

County seeks path to emergency tower

Communication breakdown leads to tower impasse

Aside from the much-ballyhooed use of eminent domain in Hamden, Delaware County may also employ a form of eminent domain on a property on Swart Road in Middletown to build an access road to an emergency service tower. More...

Supervisors just say ‘No’ to lawsuit vs. drug makers

Board is divided about joining case

The Delaware County Board of Supervisors disagreed about whether to join a class action lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies for their role in the opioid epidemic, narrowly voting the resolution down at its July 25 meeting.  More...

Memory Lane

ROLLING TRIBUTE — Prior to the start of Saturday’s Catskill Forest Festival (CFA), a convoy of dozens of vehicles traced a path through local roadways as a tribute to the late CFA Board M More...

News

Delaware County couple sentenced for sexual exploitation of 17-month-old

On July 25, Justin Crandall, 30, and Jessica Crandall, 28, both of Sidney, were sentenced to serve 50 years (Justin) and 25 years (Jessica) in prison and lifetime terms of supervised release in connection with their previously entered guilty pleas to More...

Pro-gun rally held in Delhi

A pro-Second Amendment rally in Delhi was attended by several notable political and local figures when it was held on July 21.  More...

Union Grove program shines light on Community Solar opportunities

Public invited to presentation Thursday, Aug. 2

For years, global warming has been an issue on the minds of communities and the residents of them. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Edgar Shoemaker

Edgar A. Shoemaker of Westkill passed away on the morning of Thursday, July 26, 2018.  More...

Ruth Smith

Ruth P. Smith, age 93, of Margaretville passed away at her residence on Tuesday July 24, 2018.  Ruth was born in Brooklyn on June 1, 1925, the daughter of Magnus and Constance (Engebretson)   Pedersen. More...

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