By New York City Department of Environmental Protection on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 - 11:55 pm
More than 133,000 acres now open for fishing, hiking and other low-impact recreation  DEP released new RecMapper utility to help public find lands and waters for recreation  The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced... Read more
By Office of NYS Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 - 3:27 pm
Grants Support Economic Development, Tourism, Infrastructure Enhancements and Community Revitalization Apply Here Through the NYS Grants Gateway Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the availability of $800,000 in Environmental Protection Fund smart... Read more
By Catskill Watershed Corporation on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 - 1:30 pm
Home and business owners in designated flood hazard areas within the New York City Watershed West of the Hudson River can take advantage of a no-cost program to get their propane and fuel oil tanks anchored before the next flood. The Catskill Watershed... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 - 2:37 pm
The week between Christmas and New Year’s is usually pretty slow, news-wise — and that’s just fine with us. Enough already, 2016. Still, a few things happened in the Catskills this week, like they do. Gov. Cuomo’s taking some flak for using the state... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 - 7:03 pm
The Catskills might not be exactly Times Square -- but that's a plus, right? If you're looking to go out on New Year's Eve, we've got local options, from sit-down dinners to DJ-fueled dance-offs.  DELAWARE COUNTY Fleischmanns retreat center Spillian is... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Friday, Dec. 23, 2016 - 12:53 pm
Naughty: -Former Delaware County Department of Social Services commissioner Bill Moon -- who's now deputy commissioner in Sullivan County's Health and Family Services, and who may be under investigation by the FBI, according to a brief yet tantalizing... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 - 2:38 pm
It's the weekend before Christmas, and all through the Catskills, there's a lot of holiday action going on: Main Street shopping, Santas on snowboards, and more. Here's a guide to what's going on in the region this weekend, starting tonight. DELAWARE... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 - 10:09 pm
Heads up, Catskills: We're bringing back NewsShed, our recurring roundup of what's new, what's hot, and what's just plain weird in local news. (Love it? Hate it? Got a news tip for us? Let us know at -Big story this week in the... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016 - 11:56 pm
Every December, organizations across New York State get an early stocking stuffer from the state's ten Regional Economic Development Councils: millions of dollars in grant funding. The grant funds come from a variety of state programs aimed at boosting... Read more
By Lissa Harris on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 - 2:11 pm
Even above the poverty line, households across New York State aren't making enough money to get by.  That's the message of a recent report published by the United Way, which takes an in-depth look at household finances across the state and concludes that... Read more


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