Catskills

Report: Failed Passing Attempt the Cause of Catskills Crash that Killed 9/11 First Responder, Wife, and Future Son-in-Law

Last modified March 11, 2018 at 12:15 am

Changing lanes on the highway reportedly caused the fatal Catskills crash which claimed the lives of beloved Lower East Siders Morris and Beth Faitelewicz, and their future son-in-law Yehuda Bayme. That according to a recent report in the local Times Herald-Record. The Sunday evening accident (4:20pm) transpired on Route 17 in Mamakating, where the SUV […]

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LES in Mourning: 9/11 First Responder, Wife, and Future Son-in-Law Killed in Catskills Crash

Posted September 8, 2015 at 8:33 am

Beloved Lower East Siders Morris and Beth Faitelewicz, and their future son-in-law Yehuda Bayme, died in a car accident in the Catskills yesterday. The family had been returning to the city, when their SUV flipped over several times on Route 17 in Mamakating. The Faitelewiczes’ grown children – all in their twenties – were also […]

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Trekking to the Abandoned Grossinger’s Catskill Resort Hotel

Last modified January 17, 2013 at 12:08 am

The joint closed in 1986 and remains a photogenic piece of Catskills past.

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Recap: Kutshers Tribeca “Appetite City” Event at Tenement Museum

Posted October 26, 2011 at 12:02 pm

With the opening line from Annie Hall describing Catskills cuisine in mind, we armed ourselves with a pocketful of antacid and headed over to the Tenement Museum this past Monday night.

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