By Julia Reischel on Friday, Mar. 14, 2014 - 12:46 pm
Our Catskills Food Guide editor Jennifer Strom photographed this turkey making like a chickadee at a bird feeder in Roxbury today. After the cold, hard winter we've had, wildlife is especially stressed.  It's not just in the Catskills where animals are... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Tuesday, Mar. 11, 2014 - 12:35 pm
Above: An editorial meeting of the youth-run newspaper Manor Ink. Photo by Manor Ink.   How can we make community news in the Catskills better? Come by the first-ever Community News Summit in Livingston Manor this Sunday and tell us in person over a... Read more
By Anne Pyburn Craig on Monday, Mar. 10, 2014 - 3:47 pm
Above: The Edward Maloney Memorial Pipe Band marches in the 2013 St. Patrick's Day Parade in Delhi. Photo courtesy of the Delhi St. Patrick's Day Parade committee. ‘Tis time again to celebrate the Irish, those poetic and tenacious folks who’ve brought so... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Friday, Mar. 7, 2014 - 3:31 pm
Above: Kim Darst racing in the 2009 Iditarod. Photo contributed by Morgan Outdoors.  The Iditarod, the 1,000-mile sled dog race that takes place annually in Alaska, kicked off on March 1 this year. Today, dog teams and mushers are about halfway through... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Thursday, Mar. 6, 2014 - 6:55 am
What happens when the perfect woman is a dog? A canine-human love triangle. At least, that's what happens in "Sylvia," a play about a childless Manhattan couple and the eponymous dog that comes into their lives, opening at the Shandaken Theatrical Society... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Monday, Mar. 3, 2014 - 11:30 am
Above: Snow drifts pile up around Parksville's abandoned drug store, once a jewel of Main Street and still clinging to derelict grandeur. Photo taken last week by John of Catskills Photography, and shared in the Watershed Post's Flickr group pool. ... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 - 11:26 am
Top:  Bill Pullman with Jessica Vecchione, the founder of the Catskill Mountains Film Festival. Photo by Riikka Olson, via the CMFF Facebook page. Above: Bill Pullman explains his relationship to the Catskills. Video shot by festival founder Jessica... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014 - 3:16 pm
The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Video Archive Above: "Colbert's Very Wanted: Who Took Gumby?" From the Colbert Report, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. An unsolved local mystery made national television on Wednesday, when the Colbert... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 - 2:15 pm
Above: A chickadee touches down at a backyard feeder, while an American goldfinch looks on. Local photographer James McCracken took this shot in a neighbor's yard in South Kortright last week, with the aid of a GoPro Hero 3 camera and a color-enhancing... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 - 4:07 pm
Above: Chelsea Goodwin (left) and Rusty Mae Moore in Pine Hill Books, which is closing this month. Photo courtesy of Goodwin and Moore. Pine Hill Books, a used bookstore that opened on Main Street in Pine Hill in 2010, is closing its doors at the end of... Read more


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