HONESDALE, PA — It appeared that high-profile Wayne County District Attorney Janine Edwards would have no competition in her run to succeed Wayne County President Judge Raymond Hamill, who is retiring. But her opponent in the May primary, lawyer Pamela Wilson, has announced she is running a write-in campaign.
Mamie Marie Meyer (“Peggy”) was born January 14, 1931, the daughter of the late Arthur and Louise Turner, in the carriage house of Burn Brae Mansion of the Elkin Estate in Glen Spey, NY, as were many of her brothers and sisters. Peggy was a lifelong and many-generation native of Lumberland, NY.
FORESTBURG, NY — Actor Drew Stairs as Dr. Frank N. Furter, center, and the rest of the cast of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” are doing the Time Warp again this weekend in the Tavern at the Forestburgh Playhouse.
REGION — On a day when water releases from the New York City reservoirs were scheduled to be dramatically reduced, the five parties to the 1954 Supreme Court decree governing releases from those reservoirs reached an agreement that maintained the higher release levels.
MONTICELLO, NY — A trial over bullying in the Eldred Central School District got underway on October 24.
It was expected to last one day and determine whether or not school officials took sufficient action to protect Anthony Motta Jr. from the students who are accused of bullying him for several years.
BEACH LAKE, PA — Setting the tone for a 20-minute October 17 Berlin Township Board of Supervisors meeting, supervisor Cathy Hunt pointed to two carefully posed decorative skeletons with blinking green eyes, and said it was time to get the skeletons out of the township closet.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Sullivan County portion of residents’ property tax bills is estimated to rise 2.3% for 2018. According to a press release, that increase is less that the state-mandated property tax cap.
SOUTH FALLSBURG, NY — Monticello businessman Les Kristt has been chosen as this year’s recipient of the SYDA Foundation Community Service Award for service to the community. The award comes with a $5,000 gift.
GLEN SPEY, NY — The Lumberland Town Board will be accepting public comment on the preliminary 2018 budget at the November 1 public hearing, to take place in the town hall at 7:30 p.m.