JudyMaria Gazette

BIRD SONGS — April 2022

BIRD SONGS -- April 2022

   I was so happy to hear the call of the robin again. They arrived here on March 9th. I thought that was a bit early, so I checked the records I had started keeping last year. Sure enough, last year they first arrived on March 19th.

HUNTING TAVERN NEWS — April 2022

HUNTING TAVERN NEWS -- April 2022

HUNTING TAVERN NEWS By Joanne Kosuda-Warner We are excited to report that our new roof for the Tavern will be installed beginning in March or April, weather permitting. Thanks to all our friends and neighbors who responded to our appeal for roof funds as well as for the O’Connor Foundation’s generous grant. This month, I…

GARDEN THERAPY: Honeysuckle

GARDEN THERAPY:   Honeysuckle

  While we are talking about the “bad” (but oh so sweet) honeysuckles, there are invasive varieties that are rampant in the Catskills that drive me crazy.

NOTES FROM MARCH 14 TOWN PLANNING BOARD MEETING — April 2022

  Back home, I connected to Zoom in time to hear a portion of the discussion on the proposed new greenhouse structure behind Catskill Regional Harvest on Route 28 north of Andes hamlet.

HIGHLIGHTS FROM MARCH TOWN BOARD MEETING: TAB CONSTRUCTION WINS BID ON OLD TOWN HIGHWAY GARAGE — April 2022

Resolution 13 of 2022 passed to accept bid from Balcom for purchase of the Town property at 29467 Highway 28, Andes, NY (tax map number 238.-1-22) “as is” and to authorize Town Attorney to prepare a quitclaim deed and to authorize the Supervisor to close on the property. Closing costs are to be paid by bidder.

LIBRARY NOTES — April 2022

LIBRARY NOTES -- April 2022

by Pamela West-Finkle Happy Spring! Our board president, Judy Garrison, recently reminded me that 2022 is the Andes Library 100th anniversary!  We are busy planning lots of great programs over the next six months to celebrate.  Be sure to check our Facebook page and website for updates on our schedule. A featured program starting in…