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News from Local Businesses

  Greater Roxbury Business Association (GRBA) invites you to its business mixer and networking event Tuesday, February 28 at 5:30 p.m., at Cassie’s Café, 53535 State Hwy 30, Roxbury, NY. This month,... Read more
By Tobe Carey on Feb. 12, 2017
It's simple...enjoy Valentine's Day with a loved one by sharing Sweet Violets...available for streaming from Vimeo On Demand.  Enjoy!
Stanley's House
By Tobe Carey on Feb. 11, 2017
Stanley's House - now available on Vimeo-On Demand for streaming rental or purchase. The DVD is available at our website at http://www.willowmixedmedia.org "There was no mistaking, the moment I... Read more
How Art Is Made: In the Catskills by Simona David
How Art Is Made: In the Catskills is a collection of interviews authored by Simona David with some of the world’s most accomplished artists who live and work in the Catskill Mountains, New York. Five... Read more
By Tobe Carey on Feb. 2, 2017
It's that romantic time of the year. February 14 comes just in time to help us through the mid-winter doldrums.So, brighten your Valentine’s Day celebration by watching “Sweet Violets” as a streaming... Read more

Announcements

By D. Seiler on Feb. 17, 2017
The recipient of a Spring 2017 New York Humanities Reading and Discussion Grant, the Roxbury Library Association takes pleasure in announcing the topic of "Growing and Aging" for the RLA March-April... Read more
By D. Seiler on Feb. 13, 2017
For the Tuesday, March 14, 2017, Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program, at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, Manhattan Country School Farm Program Coordinator and Farm Teacher Catherine... Read more
By bushel on Feb. 10, 2017
Bushel is pleased to present SIGNS OF THE TIMES, a changing exhibition of handmade signs and banners that voice opinion on the issues of the day. The exhibition will run from February 11 through... Read more
By Roxbury Arts Group Inc on Feb. 4, 2017
What does it mean to be an American in the 21st century? What does a model American do, and what responsibilities do Americans have to their communities and to each other? Have the answers to these... Read more
By Rebecca Andre on Jan. 31, 2017
Attention artists and small businesses in the Andes, Delhi, Roxbury, Margaretville, Arkville, Fleischmanns, Pine Hill and Phoenicia area: Would you like spread the word about your services/products... Read more

Press Releases

On Friday night, February 3, 2017, Delaware County Sheriff's Deputies arrested and charged a 38-year-old Delhi man with attempted murder, unlawful imprisonment and criminal possession of a weapon... Read more
Arkville, NY – We wish to express gratitude towards Governor Cuomo for his continued support of a fully funded Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) budgeted at $300 million. In addition, the Catskill... Read more
By Delaware County Sheriff's Office on Jan. 23, 2017
On Thursday January 19th 2017 at about 10:15pm Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 35 year old Brian T. Bennett of Stamford New York, on charges of obstructing governmental administration 2nd... Read more
By Delaware County Sheriff's Office on Jan. 20, 2017
On Friday night, January 13, 2017, Delaware County Sheriff's Deputies investigated a one car, roll-over motor vehicle accident on State Highway 10 in the Town of Tompkins, near intersection of... Read more
By Delaware County Sheriff's Office on Jan. 20, 2017
On Thursday afternoon, January 19, 2017, Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 50 year old Marc D. Trautrimas of Brooklyn, New York, upon his voluntary surrender to the Sheriff’s Office on an... Read more

Obituaries

By Lissa Harris on Jan. 3, 2017
Woodstock town supervisor Jeremy Wilber died at home on Jan. 1 after a battle with cancer, the Daily Freeman reports. He was 66. Wilber had been in hospice care for several months, though he... Read more
By Rebecca Andre on Jun. 5, 2016
Above: Peggy O'Connell appeared on the back cover of “Oceans between Us,” a 1978 album by the Allen Harris Band, released by Tappan Zee Records/Columbia Records. Standing left to right are: Kim... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Jan. 7, 2016
Above: Edward Callahan, left, with Joanne Callahan, his wife and co-owner of Callahan Catskill Real Esate, in a 2013 publicity photo for their business. Photo by Joe Damone.  Edward “Eddie” P.... Read more
By Paula Ann Mitchell on Aug. 6, 2015
It was sometime in the late 1980s when one of Martin Millman’s longtime customers called to say that he was on his way to the Phoenicia Pharmacy to pick up his EpiPen prescription. The man had just... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Mar. 4, 2015
Above: Hilt and Stella Kelly at the 2014 Fiddlers! Festival in Roxbury. Photograph by Jill Ribich of Catskill Images.  Hilton Kelly, the legendary Catskills fiddler and square dance caller, died on... Read more

Real Estate

By Country House Realty on Nov. 16, 2016
Country House Realty's dreamy listing, a restored Dutch Colonial in Jeffersonville. Drink in hypnotic views while relaxing on the extra-wide covered porch - literally an outdoor living room - or take... Read more
By Country House Realty on Nov. 15, 2016
Tucked up in the woods off a dead end road, Crosslands has been lauded as having fantastic design and luxurious appointments, from its well-appointed kitchen, to its hugely appealing three-season... Read more
By Country House Realty on Nov. 11, 2016
Red Cottage Inc offers a carefully curated collection of country vacation rentals. We have a bunch of great spots still available for the Thanksgiving holiday. Some of our vacation rentals have... Read more
By Country House Realty on Nov. 7, 2016
Hidden in the woodsy hills on the eastern edge of Jeffersonville, just three minutes from the Clair Inn and a 15 minute drive over the hill to Livingston Manor and the Arnold House, Boband Farmhouse... Read more
By Country House Realty on Nov. 3, 2016
Turnwood Farm is a historic family farmhouse situated on a 160-acre estate with breathtaking views. This is truly country living at its finest and is the perfect base for exploring what is arguably... Read more

Jobs

Challenging position representing a regional population health project in Delaware County, NY. Required: BA in public health, public administration, planning, human services, or a related field;... Read more
By Catskill Recreation Center on Feb. 6, 2017
Must be skilled at swimming and performing rescues, dependable, a people person, and a team player. Flexible Schedules available.  Come join a friendly team.  Call for more information.  845-586-6250... Read more
By Catskill Forest Association on Jan. 24, 2017
The Catskill Forest Association based in Arkville, NY is hiring an Executive Director. The successful candidate will have a strong passion to help members understand and enhance their forest... Read more

Letters to the Editor

By WP Newsroom on Aug. 1, 2016
To the Editor: Is there ever going to be a cell phone service tower to serve Andes, NY? It sure would make great sense in todays standards and also for life saving safety reasons, how about it? Nick... Read more
By WP Newsroom on Jun. 17, 2016
To the editor: The congressional primary on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, is where all NY-19 Democrats will make the critical decision as to the candidate they want to see on the ballot in the General... Read more
By WP Newsroom on Jun. 16, 2016
Dear Editor, All of us mourn the loss of life and the act of violence that occurred in Orlando last weekend. This was an attack on freedom-loving people and freedom-loving societies everywhere. Acts... Read more
By WP Newsroom on Jun. 16, 2016
To the editor: After 30 years of exclusive monopoly on the use of the U&D rail corridor by the Catskill Mountain Railroad, its long term lease has now expired. The citizens of the County, as... Read more
By WP Newsroom on Jun. 16, 2016
To the editor: As Ulster County reviews proposals and considers contracts of tourist rail vendors for expanded rail operations in Kingston and Phoenicia (Shandakden), County officials have a legal... Read more