Rebecca Andre

Articles

Feb. 8, 2017
Now in its fourth year, the pre-Valentine's Day Heart of the Catskills Humane Society Fundraiser is set to take place Sunday, February 12, 2017 from 11am - 2pm. Hosted by Crazy River Cafe, highlights of the free afternoon event include music, magic and... Read more
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 and assist a local charity at the same time? Please... Read more
Dec. 29, 2016
Originally a food truck operated by owner Gloria Buley, Smokin Boars BBQ is on its third reincarnation. The Kansas City-style barbecue restaurant had a brief three-month residence in Phoenicia before catching fire in February of 2016. Nine months later,... Read more
Dec. 28, 2016
Smokin Boars BBQ partners with the Ben Rounds Band to bring you an evening full of delicious Kansas-style BBQ and country rock tunes. Included in ticket price: BBQ buffet of pulled pork, brisket, burgers and wings Beer and wine Champagne midnight toast... Read more
Dec. 17, 2016
Area musicians and poets gather to perform at a special open mic that will benefit the food pantries of Olive & Phoenicia. Come to listen, come to give in the Great Room at Woodnotes Grille (Emerson Resort & Spa) **Accepting donations of in-date... Read more
Wilma Beers
Sep. 3, 2016
On August 28, 2011, Irene, downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm, arrived in the Catskills region of New York. The storm killed three people, destroyed entire towns and caused millions of dollars in damage. In the days, weeks, months and years... Read more
Aug. 2, 2016
Above: A tour bus picked up stranded Delaware & Ulster Railroad passengers in Halcottsville on Friday, July 29. Photo by Rebecca Andre. A locomotive pulling a private charter for the Delaware & Ulster Railroad broke down around 2:30 p.m. on... Read more
Jul. 8, 2016
Above: The Open Eye Theater in Margaretville hosts a monthly open mic night on every first Friday of the month. Tonight, Friday, July 8, the venue hosts its July open mic night starting at 7 p.m. The event was pushed back a week due to the Fourth of July... Read more
Jun. 14, 2016
Above: A black bear in the Catskills. Photo by Rebecca Andre. Spring in the Catskills is a breathtaking season of roaring waterfalls, eagles taking flight and pastures covered in blooming wildflowers—and, thanks to our resident black bear population, of... Read more
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 Wroble (bass) Mike Kimmel (guitar/vocals), Peggy O'Connell (... Read more
Apr. 11, 2016
Above: Bite Me Bakery's Chai Latte cupcake. Photos by Rebecca Andre. Although Bite Me Bakery opened for business on April Fool’s Day, for the faithful customers and employees of the recently shut down Mama's Boy Market in Phoenicia, this was no joke.... Read more
Mar. 10, 2016
Above: Firefighters battled a blaze that destroyed a pole barn at the Hubbell Family Farm on Wednesday, March 9. Photo by Rebecca Andre, Mountain Girl Photography and Design. 
 An afternoon fire destroyed a pole barn and injured two firefighters at the... Read more
Mar. 8, 2016
Above: Sap buckets in the sun. Photo by Rebecca Andre of Mountain Girl Photography and Design.  “A sap-run is the sweet good-bye of winter. It is the fruit of the equal marriage of the sun and frost.” - John Burroughs, “Signs and Seasons," 1886... Read more

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