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Highway Bosses Pave Way for Santa

HIGHWAY BOSSES PAVE WAY FOR SANTA - Roger Dibble, Town of Hamden Highway Superintendent presents a check in the amount of $750 to Shelly Bartow, Executive Director of Delaware Opportunities Inc. More...

Short term rental owners rally to get resolution tabled

Short term rental (STR) owners in Shandaken voiced their concerns at the town board meeting where they were successful in having a related resolution tabled until next month.  More...

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Sports

Rockets down Wildcats in season opener

The Roxbury Rockets opened their 2018 – ’19 basketball season at home Thursday night with a 72-40 rout of the Davenport Wildcats. More...

Munro earns another national honor

Delhi – After coaching his Broncos to both their third straight conference and national titles, head coach Robb Munro was awarded the American Collegiate Athletic Association's (ACAA) Coach of the Year. More...

Blue Devils off to fast track

The boys’ varsity basketball team at Margaretville is off to an impressive start this season with a close win in their first game and a dominant performance in their second.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Jack Wolcott

Jack Raymond Wolcott of Margaretville NY, passed away peacefully at Mountainside on Thursday Nov. 29. He was born Dec 5, 1930 to John and Mary (Strain) Wolcott. Jack and his wife, Ruth, would have had their 68th anniversary on Dec 2.  More...

Leslie Gray

Lesley M. Gray, a venerable quilter has passed this day December 1, 2018.  Quilting was her love and passion, which she shared with others through teaching and mentorship. She was an active member of five quilt guilds.  More...

Gossen, Mendlovic propose new hotel complex in Fleischmanns

Seeking approval for a 22 room structure

Fleischmanns Planning Board members including Chair Jason Wadler, John Fronkoviak, Igal Goffman, and Rob Allison sent Paul Gossen and his client, Avi Mendlovic, back to the drawing board when the board’s November meeting had just one item on th More...

Happy Hanukah

HAPPY HANUKAH - Nearly 50 people gathered on Main St. in Margaretville last Sunday evening, Dec. 2 to celebrate the first night of Chanukah. More...

Occupancy tax payers list tops 500

A total of 536 Delaware County properties have registered to pay a two percent occupancy tax according to the County Economic Development Director, Glenn Nealis. More...

News

David Scarpino to Retire From HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley

David Scarpino will retire December 31 as President and CEO of HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley in Kingston, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth). Scarpino has been President and CEO of HealthAlliance since 2013. More...

Author is library stalwart

Holly George-Warren is the author of 16 books and has co-authored at least 25 more, yet she can still be found volunteering her time around Phoenicia to help sustain the community institutions she loves.  More...

Cornell expertise helps deliver clean, safe water to NYC

Ithaca - At a wood fired pizzeria in Brooklyn, a worker washes her hands before preparing a thin crust pie; a mechanic living in a fifth floor East Harlem walkup boils fresh string beans to feed his family; and a first-grader in Manhattan stops for a More...

Events

Mariachi music and Mass to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe

A live traditional Mariachi band will be on hand Sunday to lead a celebration for Our Lady of Guadalupe at the Sacred Heart Church in Margaretville. More...

Honored

HONORED - Margaretville Boy Scout Leader Doug Odell, above was honored for his work with scouts last week at the Castle in Walton. Honored with Odell were Scout supporter Walter Gladstone of Andes, and former Congressman Chris Gibson. More...

Silver Sleigh Flyer theme train at the Delaware & Ulster

Arkville - The Silver Sleigh Flyer will roll along the tracks of the Delaware & Ulster (D&U) Railroad on Saturdays and Sundays through 23 taking passengers on a magical scenic winter wonderland train ride.  More...

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