Gould Church to host blood drive Aug. 28

Roxbury — The Gould Church will host a blood drive in the Carriage House on Monday, Aug. 28 from 1 to 6 p.m.  Please call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit: redcrossblood.org to make an appointment today! More...

Posted 8/22/2017 08:44 PM

Puzzle for April 13, 2016

Here's a John Burroughs cryptogram to celebrate the season of his birth (April 3, 1837).   More...

Posted 4/13/2016 09:23 AM

Solution to the February 17 Puzzle

Click here to find out the answers to our George Washington-theme Word Jumble.  More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:56 PM

Solution to the March 16 Puzzle

Click here to find the solution to our Irish-related Word Jumble.  More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:53 PM

Solution to February 24 Puzzle

Click here to see the solution to the February Fun Word Jumble. More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:48 PM

Puzzle for March 16, 2016

Erin Go Bragh

See if you can figure out these commonly used words in English, all of which came to us from the Irish.  More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:38 PM

Puzzle for February 24, 2016

February Fun

What's so fun about February? Here are a few ideas . . .  More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:32 PM

Puzzles for February 10, 2016

Holiday Fun: Word Searches & Quote Box

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Posted 2/9/2016 08:55 PM

Solutions to January 20 Puzzles

Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.

Here is the solution to last week's "King's Walk" puzzle, and if you More...

Posted 2/4/2016 10:57 AM

Solution to January 13 Puzzle

Stardust Memories

Here's your solution to the Stardust Memories puzzle. Did you recognize Ziggy in the phone booth? More...

Posted 2/4/2016 10:46 AM

Solution to January 6 Puzzle

Click here for the solution to the New Year's cryptogram.  More...

Posted 1/17/2016 03:56 PM

Solution to the December 30 Word Jumble

Click here for the solution to the New Year's Resolution Word Jumble.  More...

Posted 1/10/2016 04:09 PM

Solution to the December 16 Puzzle

Click here for the solution to our December 16 puzzle. More...

Posted 1/10/2016 04:02 PM

Puzzle for January 6, 2016

New Year’s Cryptogram

Here’s a nice resolution to consider, from a source famed for his practical wisdom and ingenuity. Cryptograms are simple substitution puzzles, in which one letter of the alphabet stands for another. More...

Posted 1/5/2016 09:00 PM

Puzzle for December 9, 2015

Happy Holidaze
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Posted 12/9/2015 10:36 AM

Solution to November 18 Puzzle

Click below for the solution to the Black Friday puzzle. More...

Posted 11/30/2015 03:03 PM

Puzzle with a Prize!

Acrostic: Shop Local!

You can win a $20 Gift Certificate, courtesy of the Catskill Mountain News, to the merchant of your choice in this puzzle! This acrostic features shops and restaurants that can also be found somewhere “inside” this edition. More...

Posted 11/25/2015 01:10 AM

Solution to November 4 Puzzle

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Posted 11/18/2015 02:45 PM

Puzzle for Nov. 4, 2015

Veteran's Day Word Search
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Posted 11/4/2015 01:26 PM

Puzzle with a Prize: October 21, 2015

This week's puzzle with a prize features one of our Main Street retail outlets, which is offering a $25 gift certificate to their store! More...

Posted 10/21/2015 09:55 AM

Puzzle with a Prize: Sept. 30, 2015

This week's puzzle with a prize features one of my favorite local eateries, so much so that I wish I could cheat and solve my own puzzle! More...

Posted 9/30/2015 11:37 AM

Solution to September 9 Puzzle

Here's the solution to our September 9 puzzle. The prize in this case was a $25 Gift Certificate to Two Old Tarts and was won by Steff and Steve Bambina of Olivebridge. Thanks to Two Old Tarts for being a prize puzzle sponsor. More...

Posted 9/23/2015 01:06 PM

Solution to the August 19 Puzzle

Here's the solution to our August 19 puzzle. The prize in this case was a $25 Gift Certificate to Pine Hill Arms and was won by Jay Klein of Pine Hill. Thanks to Pine Hill Arms for sponsoring our first restaurant prize puzzle. More...

Posted 9/23/2015 12:26 PM

Solution to the August 12 Puzzle

Here's the solution to our second "prize" puzzle! The prize in this case was two tickets to Summer Shortcuts V at the Open Eye Theater and was won by Betty Martin. Thanks to Open Eye for sponsoring our second prize puzzle. More...

Posted 9/23/2015 12:21 PM

Puzzle with a Prize: Sept. 16, 2015

Here's another puzzle with a prize -- another chance to win dinner at a popular local eatery that has generously donated a $25 Gift Certificate to dine at their establishment. More...

Posted 9/16/2015 11:02 AM

Blood Drive set for Nov. 18 at Mountainside

Margaretville — The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will sponsor a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, Nov. 18 from 2:30-6:30 p.m. at Mountainside.  More...

Posted 11/1/2016 08:24 PM

Solution to the March 30 Puzzle

Click here for the solution to our "April in Action" Word Jumble.  More...

Posted 4/8/2016 11:02 AM

Puzzle for March 30, 2016

April in Action

Unscramble these things or events we associate with April, and the circled letters, when rearranged will reveal the name of someone who created a culture-bending enterprise on April 1, 1976.  More...

Posted 3/30/2016 09:37 AM

Solution to the March 9 Puzzle

Click here to see the answers to the "Women's Work" Word Jumble.  More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:52 PM

Solution to February 3 Puzzle

Click here to see the solution to the election-related puzzle. More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:43 PM

Puzzle for March 9, 2016

Women's Work is Never Done

In honor of Women's History Month, let's consider some occupations where women had a tough time breaking into a "man's job." More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:35 PM

Puzzle for February 17, 2016

What George Washington Loved

In honor of Washington's birthday, let's look at one of his lifelong favorite loves . . .  More...

Posted 3/26/2016 04:31 PM

Puzzle for February 3, 2016

Primary Time!

See how much primary coverage you've been soaking in by how quickly you unscramble these election terms!  More...

Posted 2/4/2016 11:02 AM

Puzzles for January 20, 2016

Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.

Enjoy these more challenging puzzles using quotes from Martin Luther King, Jr.  More...

Posted 2/4/2016 10:55 AM

Puzzle for January 13, 2016

Stardust Memories
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Posted 2/4/2016 10:42 AM

Solution to December 23 Christmas Cryptogram

Click here for the solution to our "It's a Wonderful Life" word jumble. More...

Posted 1/10/2016 04:06 PM

Solution to December 9 Word Jumble

Click here for the solution to the December 9 Word Jumble. More...

Posted 1/10/2016 03:58 PM

Puzzle for Dec. 23, 2015

Christmas Cryptogram

Have you watched “It’s a Wonderful Life” yet this season? If so you’ll be able to figure out this quote from the movie in no time. Cryptograms are simple substitution puzzles, in which one letter of the alphabet stands for another. More...

Posted 12/22/2015 07:14 PM

Solution to December 2 Puzzle

Spot the Differences

Click here to spot the differences in the December 2 Snowman Village pictures!  More...

Posted 12/9/2015 10:01 AM

KIDS! DECEMBER SPOT THE DIFFERENCES CHALLENGE

Color in these “Snowman’s Village” pictures and see if you can spot 10 things that are different when you compare them. Some of the differences are tough to spot, so get your folks to help you find them all. More...

Posted 12/1/2015 11:03 PM

Puzzle for November 18, 2015

Here's a word jumble to get you ready (or not!) for Black Friday. If you're not a fan, you'll find the perfect alternative when you rearrange the circled letters!  More...

Posted 11/18/2015 02:59 PM

Solution to November 11 Puzzle

Here is the solution to our Hunting Puzzle in the November 11, 2015 edition.  More...

Posted 11/18/2015 02:55 PM

Puzzle for November 11, 2015

Hunting Acrostic
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Posted 11/11/2015 10:41 AM

Solutions to Prize Puzzles

Were You Stumped?

Here are the solutions to our prize puzzles, in case you were stumped . . .  More...

Posted 11/4/2015 01:14 PM

Puzzle with a Prize: Oct. 7, 2015

This week's puzzle with a prize features one of my favorite retail outlets, which is offering a $25 gift certificate to their store! More...

Posted 10/7/2015 10:18 AM

Solution to Sept. 16 Prize Puzzle

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Posted 9/26/2015 11:28 AM

Solution to September 2 Puzzle

Here's the solution to our September 2 puzzle. The prize in this case was a $25 Gift Certificate to The Andes Hotel and was won by Bill Malanga. Thanks to The Andes Hotel for being a prize puzzle sponsor. More...

Posted 9/23/2015 01:02 PM

Solution to August 26 Puzzle

Here's the solution to our August 26 puzzle. The prize in this case was a $25 Gift Certificate to The Colonial Inn and was won by Pamela Constanza of Huntington, Long Island. Thanks to The Colonial Inn for being a prize puzzle sponsor. More...

Posted 9/23/2015 12:33 PM

Puzzle with a Prize: Sept. 23, 2015

I hope you are still hungry out there because we have another puzzle with a $25 Gift Certificate up for grabs to one of our amazing local eateries. More...

Posted 9/23/2015 11:09 AM

Puzzle with a Prize: Sept. 9, 2015

Here's your puzzle with a prize -- another chance to win dinner at a popular local eatery that has generously donated a $25 Gift Certificate to dine at their establishment. More...

Posted 9/12/2015 03:55 PM