Buffy Calvert

MARCH: A SPRING TEASE — March 2019

24 hours of snowfall, 2 days of sun, Sweater wearing, sap-rising, spirit-raising days! Sorbet snow shrinks from green islands, uncovers snowdrops. Faith is the flower blooming beneath the snow. A rinsing rain sluices snow from lawn, leaves suds. In the woodland pool, frog eggs: a gelatinous mass of promise. Sparrow pairs vie for space in…

“ENJOYED ALMOST EVERY MINUTE OF IT!” BOUTON DECLARES – February 2019

“ENJOYED ALMOST EVERY MINUTE OF IT!” BOUTON DECLARES - February 2019

John Bouton, Highway Superintendent gave a report on his 1st year in office.

CELEBRATE THE SNOW! – February 2019

By Buffy Calvert Snow, far from masking the world, defines it. Each sweep and curve of earth is outlined against the sky. The pitch of the hillside gleams through the bare woods, Unseen hollows catch shadows, low knolls shine in the sun. Snow-rimed twigs and garlanded firs, silhouetted against the white slab, Reveal the very…

APPROVALS ABOUND! – November 2018

John Mollott of the Hasbeens & Willbees former Cantina building on the corner of Main Street and Delaware Avenue asked for a Special Use permit to hold auctions, cultural events and performances in the first and second floors. …The Board granted the permit.

WANT TO KNOW WHAT’S HAPPENING? GET ON THE LIST! – November 2018

The Town Board will be meeting on second Tuesdays at 6 pm instead of 7 in the Winter months of December, January and February.

BARBARA O. COLE’S GOULD MAP IS GIFT TO TOWN HALL – August 2018

BARBARA O. COLE’S GOULD MAP IS GIFT TO TOWN HALL  - August 2018

Councilman Dale Cole announced that his aunt, Barbara Oliver Cole, had given him a valuable Gould Map of Delaware County. This map will be restored and will be given to the Town for display in the Town Hall.