TOWN BOARD HIRES AL MOHR AS NEW CODE ENFORCEMENT/BUILDING INSPECTOR – October 2020

TOWN BOARD HIRES AL MOHR AS NEW CODE ENFORCEMENT/BUILDING INSPECTOR  - October 2020

Al Mohr is the new Code Enforcement/Building Inspector.

POETS QUAD AT THE HUNTING TAVERN MUSEUM – October 2020

POETS QUAD AT THE HUNTING TAVERN MUSEUM - October 2020

SEPTEMBER CATSKILL CROSSWORD Answers – october 2020

SEPTEMBER CATSKILL  CROSSWORD Answers - october 2020

Answers to September’s Crossword Puzzle

GARDEN THERAPY: HAPPY WITH HYDRANGEAS – THE SEQUEL – October 2020

GARDEN THERAPY: HAPPY WITH HYDRANGEAS  - THE SEQUEL - October 2020

Mel continues to enlighten us regarding Hydrangeas.

FIELD NOTES: THE HARVEST LOOMS — October 2020

FIELD NOTES: THE HARVEST LOOMS — October 2020

 As to the harvest that looms, I speak not of our local cornfields, but of the wild game species that are about to be harvested.

LIBRARY NOTES – October 2020

LIBRARY NOTES - October 2020

There is a new face at the Library desk s we have hired a new Andes resident to take Gloria Carlson’s place. Come in on Friday’s and say hello to Gloria Carlson.

BOOK REVIEW: Going to Ground: Simple Life on a Georgia Pond by Amy Blackmarr – October 2020

BOOK REVIEW: Going to Ground: Simple Life on a Georgia Pond by Amy Blackmarr  - October 2020

Jane pleasantly surprised by the book she grabbed from the Take-One-Leave-One shelves in downtown Andes.

THE WAY WE WERE – October 2020

THE WAY WE WERE - October 2020

Interesting fact: Women who marry between the date of registration and election day will lose their vote.

ANDES FIRE DEPARTMENT AWARDS – October 2020

ANDES FIRE DEPARTMENT AWARDS - October 2020

Andes Fire Department Awards

SUNFLOWER SEED DOMINOES — October 2020

SUNFLOWER SEED DOMINOES — October 2020

I knew the sunflower seeds were ripe when the bluejays arrived. And all summer I had heard many gardeners complain about chipmunks.

SPORTS TALK: FANDUMB — October 2020

You would have thought with the revival of most professional sports (even in a spectatorless Covid-adapted manner) that I, as a major fan and sports watcher, would have been thrilled and delighted after so many months of nothing. But nah.

PLANNING BOARD MEETING OF SEPTEMBER 14 – VIA ZOOM – October 2020

Sept. 14 Planning Board Meeting

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS — October 2020

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS — October 2020

ACS opened their doors on September 8.

SUMMER SIGHTS ON MAIN STREET – September 2020

SUMMER SIGHTS ON MAIN STREET - September 2020

With the NYC shutdown we have many more visitors in Andes.

FIELD NOTES: SHARKS — September 2020

FIELD NOTES: SHARKS — September 2020

Did you know there is a shark right here in Andes on Bussey Hollow Road?…………………………………

GARDEN THERAPY: HAPPY WITH HYDRANGEAS – September 2020

GARDEN THERAPY: HAPPY WITH HYDRANGEAS - September 2020

Mel discusses two types of Hydrangeas

LIBRARY NOTES – September 2020

LIBRARY NOTES - September 2020

Early reader Kits put together by various volunteers and other library news.

STATE AND LOCAL BOARDS OF ELECTIONS ASK FOR POLL WORKERS – September 2020

State and Local Boards of Elections Ask for Poll Workers, as well a a New Absentee Ballot Law signed by Governor Cuomo

THE WAY WE WERE – September 2020

THE WAY WE WERE - September 2020

Annual Home Harvest Dinner; No Pastor for the Shavertown Presbyterian Church; a bobcat sighting and much more.

OUR READER WRITES – September 2020

An email sent in by one of our readers who will eventually be transitioning to Andes.

THE BIGGEST PEST OF ALL — September 2020

Diane experiments with various traps in search of a deterrent to keep pests at bay in her gardent.

SUMMER – September 2020

William Duke writes about Summer

SEPTEMBER CATSKILL CROSSWORD — September 2020

SEPTEMBER CATSKILL CROSSWORD  -- September 2020

September Crossword Puzzle and Answer to August’s Puzzle

TWO FRIENDS KEEPING EACH OTHER COMPANY WHILE SOCIAL DISTANCING

TWO FRIENDS KEEPING EACH OTHER COMPANY WHILE SOCIAL DISTANCING

MUSINGS ON TENNIS – November 2018

MUSINGS ON TENNIS - November 2018

Gino plays tennis on Andes’ courts, enjoys it, but realizes he doesn’t play like his 25-year-old self did.

Scenes from the 2018 Community Day Parade

Scenes from the 2018 Community Day Parade

Scenes from the 2018
Community Day Parade