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Community support and strong commitment to helping young people realize their individual goals make our primary and secondary schools, two BOCES centers, and SUNY Delhi dynamic places of learning. …

Pesticide applicators training Feb. 9

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County will host a training for farmers seeking to become certified private pesticide applicators with the New York State Department of Environmental …

DelCo supervisors praise proposed changes to reservoir filtration avoidance determination

ELHI - Delaware County Supervisors praised proposed changes recommended by the New York State Department of Health to the filtration avoidance determination, which is undergoing a mid-term review. …

DEP to assist WAC with aerial imaging of timber harvests, farms etc.

WALTON – Watershed Agricultural Council (WAC) members held a quarterly meeting Jan. 24 and heard program activity reports and authorized a sublease with Delaware County Soil and Water …

Weather Words with Frank Ward

“Well, it’s been about a week since we’ve actually seen that sun. I sure wish it would come out, but I wouldn’t expect it, even with what’s up and coming. Let’s go …

Support for Catskill Mountain Byway expansion sought

DELHI - Central Catskill Collaborative (CCC) members Robin Williams, Middletown councilmember, Margaretville Mayor John Hubbell, Co-Chair Carol O’Beirne, and Planning Coordinator Peter Manning …
Sports

HARPURSVILLE - Delaware Academy Bulldogs boys varsity basketball defeated the Harpursville Hornets 68-45, on the road, for a MAC league win, Thursday, Jan. 26. Delhi’s Luke Schnabel scored a …

WALTON - The Walton-Delaware Academy wrestling team competing in a dual meet against Sherburne-Earlville. clinched a 54-21 victory, Tuesday, Jan. 24. Weight class winners • In the 138 …
ITHACA – Track athletes from area schools, including Bainbridge-Guilford/Afton (BGA), Delhi, Oxford, Sidney, Unadilla Valley, Unatego and Walton, competed in the 2023 Quinney Invitational meet …
The SUNY Delhi Spring Water Aerobics first session will run from Monday, Feb. 6, through Friday, March 3, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays in the Kunsela Hall pool from 8 to 9 a.m. Registration …
Academics

DELHI – In a press release issued Dec. 7, Cazenovia College, a private college in Madison County, announced its closure after nearly 200 years, due to financial issues; no students will be …

WALTON - Walton Central School (WCS) District Board of Education members welcomed several new staff members, awarded tenure, and honored students at a regularly scheduled meeting Dec. 20. Beth …
Walton Central School has released its first quarter marking period for the George Mack Middle School. Superintendent’s list students have averages between 95-100%. Grade 8 Johnny Ball, …
Three winter concerts will be held at the Walton Central School high school auditorium, 47-49 Stockton Avenue, Walton, in the coming weeks. Middle school music students will present a concert at 7 …
Arts & Entertainment

The famed Hobart Rotary cooks will be at it again Saturday, Jan. 28 from 8 a.m. to noon, when the club will offer a full pancake breakfast with all the fixings: sausage, ham, hash browns, scrambled …

WALTON - Larry Jamieson, Walton, was inducted into the state’s Country Musical Hall of Fame recently, following a musical career that began when he was eight and 10 playing ukulele, which has …
Sidney Center Improvement Group (SCIG) will sponsor the 15th annual “Holiday in the Hamlet” Saturday, Dec. 10 from 5-7 p.m., by the community sign next to the fire station, county highway …
Fokine Ballet Company’s production of The Nutcracker will be on stage at SUNY Oneonta’s Goodrich Theatre, Friday, Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 17 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. The …
Obituaries
Rosemarie Gutliph
Rosemarie Gutliph, 67, most recently of Walton, passed away at home Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023 following a long illness. Born on Feb. …
Joan Board
Mrs. Joan Board, 82, of Delhi, passed away early Friday morning, Jan. 20, 2023 at Chestnut Park Nursing Center surrounded by her …
James B. Cleaveland
James B. Cleaveland, 80, of Franklin, passed away Jan. 14, 2023. James was born July 30, 1942 in Greene, the son of Chester and …
Real Estate Transactions
January 17-23, 2023 real estate transaction report.
Outdoor Life
The cold winter months couldn’t be a better time to think about warm spring weather, and the arrival of pheasant chicks hatching at the Reynolds Game Farm. Pheasant chicks will be available …
”Small game” includes upland and migratory game birds, small game mammals (e.g., squirrel, rabbit), furbearers (e.g., fox, coyote), reptiles and amphibians. Game species may be taken only …
If you have a tree that needs to be pruned winter is a great time to make any necessary cuts. Not only is it easier to assess a tree without its leaves, but pruning when insects are not active helps …
The Catskill Mountain Club (CMC) announced Peter Manning as executive director Dec. 1, 2022. Manning is well known in the Catskills for his work on the pressing issues that face the Catskill Park …
Opinion
It’s Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and the Cancer Services Program (CSP) of the Central Region wants to share some important and alarming information.  In New York, Black women are …
Nearly 45% of Americans make New Year resolutions, according to statistics. The most common New Year resolutions are: to exercise more; lose weight; get organized; learn a new skill or hobby; live …
Letters to the editor
The use of parking meters to generate revenue is an interesting concept. The use of parking meters to discourage people who work in the village from parking on Main Street is curious. They are really …
There are so many concerns about the condition of our beautiful state. New York is, in my opinion, one of the most gorgeous of all 50. We have mountains, oceans, hills, lakes, and currently …
Police
Delhi Police Department John Pierre Regazzi, 32, Delhi was arrested Dec. 30 and charged with petit larceny, following a shoplifting complaint. Regazzi was released on his own recognizance to …
DELHI - A Stamford man consented to Delaware County Supreme Court issuing an extreme risk protection order under the state’s “Red Flag Law,” which prohibits his possession or …
DELHI - A Walton man pled guilty to breaking into the Smoker’s Choice in Sidney in July 2022 in Delaware County Court, Monday, Jan. 9, in exchange for a promised sentence of 1 - 3 years in …
Delaware County Sheriff’s Office Timothy Bennett, 44, Walton, was arrested Jan. 7 and charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated, first-degree aggravated …
Our Community Columns

Looking Back, January 26, 2023

Walton

Wishing Lester and Lilla Darling a very happy 68th wedding anniversary Jan. 30. And here’s to many more! The WCS Senior class is selling Brooks chicken dinners to earn money for their senior …

Masonville

Hunter Thompson: “Who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived, or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed?”    Good luck students …

Delhi

It has started to look a little more like winter outside, which is good news for the snowmobilers. Local trails opened Jan. 1, so it’s finally time for riding. Be careful and respectful in your …

DeLancey

There is a tub by the Blessing Box at the Hamden Church for donations of coats, hats, mittens, blankets, etc. to the winter warmth project.  Anyone who has a birthday and would like it added …