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Eagles down Devils in holiday tournament

The Margaretville Blue Devils fell back into their “panic pass” mode in the first round of the Downsville Tournament Wednesday afternoon and, after 27 mostly-unforced turnovers, fell to the merged Deposit- Hancock Eagles, 64-48.  More...

Rams take Laurens in holiday tourney; Seth Ashline is MVP

In a game that was closer than the final score might indicate, the South Kortright Rams won the Pat Grasso Tournament in Laurens Saturday night, besting the Walton Warriors, 70-55. More...

Area ski centers kick off 2019 ski events

After a busy holiday week, only partially marred by unseasonal weather, the ski centers of the Catskill region are running full tilt and headed for the next big ski weekend, Martin Luther King weekend January 19 – 21. More...

Delaware County sets example for others with “bed tax” implementation

Three years into the implementation of an occupancy “bed” tax that generated vehement opposition from the tourism businesses required to pay it, Delaware County has registered 536 lodging properties including many private “AirBnB&rd More...

2018 was monumental year

During 2018, organizations like the Delaware County Electrical Co-op and the MARK Project reached major milestones (75 years and 40 years of service respectively.) Joe Kelly stepped down from the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) board en More...

News

Downsville has charging station

Delhi – According to the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce, The Town of Colchester now has an electric vehicle (EV) charging station in the parking lot of the Downsville Diner, thanks to town officials and diner owners Maureen and Ed Pedersen More...

No one was injured in Christmas Eve mishap

No one was injured but an Arville apartment sustained damage at about 4:38 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 24 when a vehicle reportedly driven by Marion R. Van Loan, 78 of Fleischmanns hit an apartment building at Mountain Laurel Gardens in Arkville. More...

Thrift Shop achieved goals; increased support of community health efforts

Margaretville — The Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Shop was expected to top its 2018 fundraising goal last week by taking in more than $100,000 for the year. More...

Events

Phoenicia to host holiday bonfire

Christmas trees! They are a wonderful part of the holiday tradition, all lights and bangles and bows. When they are piled high with presents, there is really no finer, happier sight. More...

T. M. Bradshaw introduces newest book in Hobart event

Hobart — Author T. M. Bradshaw will give a lecture on and sign copies of her newest local history publication "The Newspapermen: The Mirror, 1851 – 1948," on Sunday, Jan. More...

Honest Brook Music Festival announces new venue for winter series

Meredith — The Honest Brook Music Festival has announced its first ever winter season to be held in the Stamford United Methodist Church at 88 Main Street in Stamford. More...

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