catskills catskills  /ˈkæt ˌskɪlz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a range of the Appalachians to the west of the Hudson in southeastern New York; includes many popular resort areas

News

  1. Flood watch in effect from Thursday morning until Saturday morning; 1 to 3 inches of rain forecast

    A flood watch has been posted for the Hudson Valley and Catskills from Thursday morning through Saturday morning, according to the National Weather Service.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Kingston Daily Freeman

  2. Sen. Bonacic aims for 3 Catskills casinos; Cuomo wants just 1

    More than 40 years after the Catskills first began battling for that elusive casino, the fight once more rages.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Middletown Times Herald-Record

  3. Great Northern Catskills of Greene County to Host Summer Music Festivals, Cultural Events and More

    LEEDS, N.Y. -- The Great Northern Catskills of Greene County, New York announce a summer calendar jam-packed with family-friendly entertainment, July 4th celebrations and cultural festivals spanning cultures ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "By working together, we can establish a premier gaming facility that will produce significant revenues for the tribe and the state and help spark a resurgence of the Catskills region," Spitzer said.
    on Feb 19, 2007 By: Eliot Spitzer Source: Newsday

  2. US Rep. Maurice Hinchey said: "This is an exciting opportunity for the Catskills and it has the potential to serve as a foundation for economic growth in the region. I look forward to working with the community and developers to realize this...
    on Feb 11, 2008 By: Maurice Hinchey Source: FOXBusiness

  3. "The face of boxing's coverage has changed," said Sugar, a cigar-chomping member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame. "There used to be boxing writers. Reporters would go to the Catskills (in upstate New York) and watch fighters train...
    on Feb 26, 2007 By: Bert Sugar Source: TVNZ

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