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Markulin shares love of the accordion on “In Heaven There Is No Beer”

At a radio station full of iconoclasts, Joe Markulin with his dry sense of humor and his passion for the accordion, has found a way to stand out that is all his own. Markulin is the host of “In Heaven There Is No Beer” which airs on Thursdays from 8 to 10 p.m. Markulin explains that the title of his […]


Car care experts are people pleasers too!

This portion of the Catskill region is blessed with talented and caring “car guys” who know their stuff and are always there for their customers. Three in particular featured this week have deep and rich histories of service. Joe Dabritz and his family just marked another major milestone with its 40th anniversary in the Village of Margaretville. After graduation from […]

The Adventures of Clifford and Cooper

Holiday Events

With Halloween but a memory, it seems safe now to look ahead to the winter holidays in the Catskills. Traditions and special events take center stage at this time of year and the News is happy to feature a number of those special holiday events here, so readers can plan ahead. Heart of the Catskills Pop-Up First up is a […]

Public Notice

The Village of Fleischmanns has announced a Referendum to answer the question: “Should the Village of Fleischmanns be dissolved? Yes or No?” The Referendum will take place on Friday, December 20, 2019 at the Skene Memorial Library, 1017 Main Street, Fleischmanns from 12 Noon to 9:00 pm Only a registered voter, who has been a resident of the Village of […]

Teresa Hynes celebrates 30 year banking career

HONESDALE, PA — Lewis J. Critelli, President and Chief Executive Officer of Wayne Bank, recently honored Teresa Hynes of Margaretville for her 30 years of service with the Bank. Hynes began her banking career in 1988 and has held several titles including Teller, Head Teller, Assistant Manager, and Community Office Manager. She currently serves as an Assistant Vice President and […]

DEP shuts down Shandaken Tunnel; replacing flow-control gates

KINGSTON — The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced last Thursday, Oct. 31. that it has shut down the Shandaken Tunnel to resume construction work at the intake chamber at Schoharie Reservoir. The tunnel, which was shut down on Monday, Oct. 28, is expected to be out of service until Nov. 19 while divers continue the installation […]

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