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HOLIDAY ON MAIN

HOLIDAY ON MAIN - The LaRosa family from Margaretville and Long Island were among the hundreds who turned out for Saturday’s holiday parade in the village. More...

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Sports

Blue Devils are an“open book” says coach

Blue Devils are an “open book” says coach  There are high hopes and plenty of questions to be answered about the boys’ varsity basketball team at Margaretville as the squad features only two returning players.  More...

Didyk takes 6 pointer

Mike Didyk of Carle Place and Margaretville took this 6 pointer the second day of the gun season on property in Margaretville. Didyk has been hunting for 14 years using riffles, bows and muffle loaders. More...

Winter is here

Skiers are enjoying early season skiing at Belleayre thanks to early winter storms and cold weather for snowmaking. Plattekill Mountain is scheduled to open December 8th. Photo by Joan Lawrence-Bauer   More...

Breaking News - 12/3/2018 11:02 AM

Jack Wolcott  Free Access 

Jack Raymond Wolcott of Margaretville NY, passed away peacefully at Mountainside on Thursday Nov. 29. More...

Tuesday fire destroys Big Indian home

RAPID RESPONSE - A structure fire at 38 Fire House Road in Big Indian drew emergency personnel from several fire departments in the area on November 27. The fire started around 2 p.m. More...

Bovina hears from Lamont, Nealis and Downin

After a short public hearing for the preliminary budget, the Bovina Town Board heard reports and updates from Glenn Nealis, Henry Lamont, and Dale Downin when it met for its monthly meeting. More...

News

Margaretville updates mitigation plan; questions numbers

The Village Board of Margaretville discussed updating its All Hazard Mitigation Plan, New York Rising projects and setting up a repair reserve fund when it last convened.  More...

Giving Tuesday: Great day to help others

With Thanksgiving behind us, the holiday giving season is here and with it, a reminder of the need to help others who are less fortunate. As the News goes to press this week, Giving Tuesday is a trending topic on all social media. More...

Grant money will help DURR reach Highmount

Delaware & Ulster Railroad (DURR) will receive a $500,000 grant from Governor Andrew Cuomo which will allow 6.7 miles of rail to be restored to connect the railroad to Highmount. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Shirley Z. Lawrecnce

Shirley Pearl (Zieres) Lawrence, 92, passed away on Tuesday Nov. 13, 2018 at Chenango Memorial Hospital in Norwich.  Shirley was born on October 1, 1926, the daughter of the late Samuel and Crystal (Dyker) Zieres in North Branch. More...

The Rev. R. L. Donahue

The Reverend Canon Ray Lawrence Donahue of Downsville, NY, died on Thursday, November, 22, 2018 in Binghamton, NY.  Father Donahue was born February 23, 1929 and was the son of the late James and Laura Donahue of Horseheads, NY. More...

Events

Bobtown to perform at ESRM in Phoenicia Saturday

Phoenicia - The vibrant Americana band Bobtown will perform for Flying Cat Music at the Empire State Railway Museum (ESRM) on Saturday, Dec.1. Bobtown is a hoot and a holler and a shiver down your spine. More...

“The Holiday Show” opens at Longyear Gallery

Margaretville - Opening this week at Margaretville’s Longyear Gallery is “The Holiday Show,” featuring the artwork of all Longyear Gallery members. An Artist’s Reception will take place Saturday, Dec. 1 from 3-6 p.m.  More...

That's Entertainment

Saturday, Dec 1   The Heart of the Catskills Humane Society hosts its Holiday Celebration & Tree Raffle from 11a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Delaware County Historical Association, Route 10, Delhi. More...

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