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DEP announces start of $158 million Catskill aqueduct update

Project area includes Ashokan Reservoir to Westchester Cty.

New York — The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has announced the start of a $158 million project to rehabilitate the Catskill Aqueduct, which has delivered drinking water from the Catskills to New York City for more t More...

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Sports

Cincinnatus girls edge Downsville in state quarterfinal match

Tough defense shuts down Eagles in state tourney

The Downsville Lady Eagles gave it their all in the quarterfinal round of the state Class D soccer tournament but lost to Cincinnatus, 1-0, at Herkimer County Community College on Friday evening.  As Coach Burt Reed told his players after the ma More...

Delaware League 2018 soccer and golf All-Stars named

The Delaware League has announced its soccer and golf All- Stars for 2018-19 school year.  Boys’ Soccer All-Stars   More...

Shewolf Taxidermy provides woman’s touch

As hunting season begins, there’s plenty of work to be done by Dianne Bacon of Shewolf Taxidermy in Roscoe.  Bacon opened the business, which is located at 100 County Road 92, 13 years ago. More...

Local food production support program presented to Delaware Co. supervisors

Cooperative Ext. representatives outlined benefits

Four representatives from Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) spoke to the Delaware County Board of Supervisors when it last met about the different ways in which the group aims to support small farms and local food production in the county.  More...

Margaretville Hospital welcomes new doctor

Public reception planned Nov. 7 at Arkville venue

Margaretville Hospital is abuzz with optimism over the arrival of 34-year-old Dr. Khurram Farooq who looks to continue the hospital’s work in addressing key community needs.  More...

News

Sheriff’s deputy is Broome Co. Police Academy grad

Delhi — Delaware County Deputy Sheriff Cody Tromblee of Delhi graduated the 2018 Session of the Broome County Police Academy on October 26, it was announced by Sheriff Craig S. DuMond.  More...

Halcott farm brings home the gold from State Fair

Halcott Center — Two Stones Farm in Halcott Center was recently awarded a 2018 Gold Medal at the Great New York State Fair in Syracuse, NY for their Betta Feta cheese.  More...

HEAP benefits available for Delaware Co. residents

Delhi — Regular benefits for the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) will be available for lower income families in Delaware County to help supplement their home heating expenses beginning November 13.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Joseph Paterno Jr.

Joseph Paterno Jr., formerly of Mamaroneck, passed away October 29, 2018, in upstate New York where he had relocated. He was 76.  Joseph was born June 23, 1942, the son of the late Joseph and Antoinette Paterno. More...

Events

‘Patriotism & Propaganda’ show at DCHA features WWI posters

Delhi — A new exhibit entitled Patriotism & Propaganda: Posters of the First World War will open Friday, Nov. 9 at the Delaware County Historical Association (DCHA). More...

Community holiday dinners planned

Margaretville — As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, the community Interfaith Council has announced it will not be holding a Community Thanksgiving Dinner this year.  More...

Margiotta, Rapin dual show up at Longyear Gallery

Margaretville — Two featured artists’ shows, Anthony Margiotta’s “Tangent Art” and Tom Rapin’s “Narrative Sculpture,” opened last week at Margaretville’s Longyear Gallery.  More...

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