Jan 24, 2014
Man nabbed in Shandaken on federal warrant for transporting illegal aliens
A man who had been living in Chichester was arrested Thursday on a federal warrant from southern California for transporting illegal aliens, said Town of Shandaken Police.
Maggie Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon and more big stars go Off-Broadway in 2014
Acknowledgment of Off-Broadway, alas, is seldom one of them. Even though theaters beyond Times Square gave me five of my 10 most memorable stage experiences of 2013, the adventurous nonprofits and other small houses can easily get lost in the crush of big-Broadway, big-movies, big-concerts -- in other words, big money.
Husband stuck in Ulster sinkhole was trying to free wife
A couple in the Shandaken hamlet of Chichester are doing fine after being rescued from a muddy sinkhole Sunday night, shortly after 6 p.m. According to neighbors, Jane Hofverberg fell into a sinkhole near her property on Route 214, and when her husband Ulf tried to help her out, he wound up slipping in as well.
$9M announced to improve Catskill streams, creeks damaged by storms
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection and its county partners in the stream management program have announced the start of several important stream-restoration projects across the Catskills, focusing specifically on streams that suffered damage two years ago during tropical storms Irene and Lee.