Latest Catskill Mountains Stories

2013-01-31 23:00:26

The country’s longest-running weight loss camp for children and young adults and its sister adult program has published its own cookbook, full of delicious, healthy recipes based on the meals

2012-03-08 12:00:00

To promote regional working landscapes that support a sustainable foodshed, nine partners launch Catskills FarmLink, an online resource that connects farmers and landowners throughout the New

2011-06-16 10:15:00

CATSKILL, N.Y., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Greene County Tourism and its community of tourism partners are pleased to announce the launch of the county's new tourism website, www.greatnortherncatskills.com.

2011-01-18 00:00:39

Women’s Wellness Weekend Set March 25-27, 2011 at Frost Valley YMCA in Catskill High Peaks Frost Valley YMCA’s Women¹s Wellness Weekend teaches our guests how to unwind and immerse themselves in the restorative powers of a relaxing stay amidst the wondrous Catskill Mountain high peaks while enjoying a variety of workshops and activities. Claryville, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) January 17, 2011 Frost Valley YMCA’s Women¹s Wellness Weekend teaches our guests how to unwind...

2009-09-18 11:28:22

The North Carolina town where Patrick Swayze filmed much of his iconic 1987 movie, Dirty Dancing, is planning a memorial for the late actor. Swayze died Monday after a 20-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.