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Dr. Paul Mullin and team offer medical services at new Phoenicia office

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley’s newest facility in Phoenicia has seen constant use in its first month, being led by local native and neurologist Dr. Paul Mullin. The office is located at 9 Ava Maria Drive and is the culmination of months of effort by the Shandaken Town Board and other officials to fill the town owned building with […]

Margaretville Fire Department Field Days start July 2

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

The Margaretville Fire Department’s annual Field Days start on Tuesday, July 2 and run through Sunday July 7, a sure sign that summer is here! The week will be full of rides, games, food and events, and of course, fireworks. All events will take place in the Margaretville Village Park behind Freshtown Supermarket. The carnival, as everyone informally calls it, […]

Village of Margaretville tries to find solution to parking woes

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

Parking concerns were atop the agenda when the Village Board of Margaretville held its monthly meeting on June 18. “We’ve received several complaints. Most of them are on Swart Street. There have been a few on Maple Street; a few in our parking lots, mostly the municipal one out back because it’s always full,” said Mayor John Hubbell. Board members […]

Fire and EMS recover body from stream

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

Fire, EMS and law enforcement officials turned out in force last Wednesday evening, June 19 when Fleischmanns resident John Mulloy reported a body in the Vly Creek. Mulloy spotted the body of a deceased male while mowing his lawn near by. According to State Police, they responded at approximately 8:00 p.m. Investigation revealed that the deceased, identified as Thomas N. […]

Photo

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

UNLUCKY DAY — Gregory L. O’Hara age 74 of Forest Hills, was traveling east on State Highway 28 in Arkville at about Noon last Wednesday, June 19 when his vehicle left the road and struck two parked cars in the Delaware and Ulster Railroad Parking Lot. The crash also damaged the wooden railroad platform and railing. Police investigation revealed O’Hara […]

New labor bill could plow farmers under

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

Earlier this year the New York City-centric senate leadership, for political reasons, blocked Amazon and 25,000 jobs from coming to our state. Now, in the closing hours of the 2019 legislative session, the same group of “leaders” are killing off existing jobs by targeting our state’s number one industry – agriculture. To be clear, when New York was announced as […]

Corrections

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

At the News we take great pride in the fact that we reward people when they tell us about errors in the paper and that we correct the errors when we find them. But we take no pride in the fact that last week was a tough one, with three errors and one needed clarification identified by our readers. So […]

Bovina Farmer

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

The Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

For many Catholic Christians including those within the Roman Church, this past Sunday we focused on “The Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ.” Please let me clarify the word “feast.” In this context it means: to celebrate or remember something in a special way like Easter or Pentecost Sunday. In our church we have three readings each Sunday […]

City can afford repairs

By marketing@catskillmountainnews.com | June 26, 2019

To the Editor: Per your article in last week’s paper about the upcoming vote on the New Kingston community septic system this coming Saturday at Town Hall, or via an absentee ballot, one key detail that really spells out the important difference is this: The CWC themselves estimated that the total cost of making projected repairs, upgrades, and new systems […]