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Tempers flare at county forum over DPW eminent domain plans

Property owners packed the room with supporters

Hamden Supervisor Wayne Marshfield reflected the thoughts of many at a combative public forum Monday night when he summed up the status of Delaware County’s DPW project. “Look where the hell we are! More...

Outstanding

FIRST TIME — Jeff Byrnes and Mysti Brooke Byrnes performed LA CAMBIALE DI MATRIMONIO at The Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice on Saturday. More...

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Sports

Fall practices start Monday, Aug. 13 at MCS & Roxbury

Margaretville Central School varsity soccer players will begin practice for the 2018 season on Monday, Aug. 13 Practice for the girls’ varsity team gets underway August 13 at 8 a.m. The MCS boys’ varsity team begins practice on August 13 at 6 p.m. More...

Headwaters Soccer Club receives R-B grant funds

North Blenheim — The Headwaters Soccer Club, celebrating its 29th Anniversary recently received funding support from the Robinson-Broadhurst Foundation, Inc. based in Stamford.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Carol Sanford

Carol Jane Beland Sanford passed away peacefully on August 7, 2018 at Margaretville Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family. Carol was born in White Plains, NY, on July 16, 1938 to Laura and Frank Beland. More...

James Eisele

James J. Eisele of Cary, NC passed away at home on April 4, 2018.  The son of Charles William and Margaret Quirk Eisele, he was born on January 30, 1932 in Albertson, LI, NY. He was 86 years old. More...

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Omer Quartet at Honest Brook Music Festival on Sunday  Free Access 

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Last concert of season! More...

Jewel Of A Find

EYE-CATCHING — This patron was interested in a vendor’s jewelry at Saturday’s 50th annual Antique and Flea Market sponsored by the Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary. More...

Board grapples with ORDA referral, permits

Two candidates seeking the post on ORDA Board

The Town of Middletown Board tackled questions about building permit fees and discussed two potential candidates to recommend for a seat on the board of the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) when it met for its monthly workshop on Wednesd More...

News

Correction

A letter in last week’s News should have identified Kurt Holcherr as Chair of the Town of Middletown Republican Party. We regret that.   More...

Building issues focus in Fleischmanns

Fleischmanns residents were up in arms about the lack of enforcement of village laws at the August monthly meeting of the village board Monday night, August 6.  More...

Making A Difference

There are many ways to make a difference in someone else’s life. But few people on the planet have made a difference in as many different ways or as many different lives as Justin Kolb has with his gift of music. More...

Events

Great Train Robbery set Aug. 11 at D&U

Arkville — It will be a day of good-natured stick-ups and great-tasting BBQ when the varmints from the Great Train Robbery return to the Delaware & Ulster (D&U) Railroad excursions on Saturday, Aug. 11. More...

Hanford Mills Museum offers special tour for CCCD

Take inside look at mill’s renewable power generation

Arkville — Hanford Mills Museum Operations Manager, Robert Dianich will lead a behind the-scenes look of the mill’s renewable hydropower generation and the operating complex on Saturday, Aug. 18.  More...

Growing & preserving local food workshop Aug. 10

Delhi — A workshop titled Growing & Preserving Local Food will held on Friday, August 10 from 2:15-4:15 p.m. at the 4-C Camp, 2420 Arbor Hill Rd, Delhi.  More...

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