MONTICELLO, NY — Sullivan County Clerk Dan Briggs painted of picture of thousands of angry residents calling county legislators after the state demands the residents surrender their handguns because those residents missed, or were unaware of, the recertification deadline.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Hydrogeologist David Yoxtheimer P.G. on December 7 made a presentation on unconventional natural gas development, hydraulic fracturing – fracking – impacts in the Susquehanna River Valley and what “probably won’t happen here in the Delaware Valley,” he said.
What an amazing night! I just came back from Narrowsburg, where the Santa Express arrived. Mr. and Mrs. Claus were there with Frosty, Rudolph, gingerbread people, Jingle Bear, Buddy the Elf, three female elves, the Snow Queen and Olaf from “Frozen.” When the Snow Queen sang “Let It Go,” everyone was belting it out with her.
WHITE LAKE, NY — The Santa Express stopped in White Lake this past weekend bringing holiday cheer to the hamlet after making a stop in the Village of Liberty—and it will be out again this coming weekend, stopping in Eldred, Glen Spey, Barryville and Yulan on December 9 and Jeffersonville and Narrowsburg on December 10.
HONESDALE, PA — The 2018 Wayne County budget is calling for a property tax increase for the first time since 2013.
MONTICELLO, NY — Resorts World Catskills, which is scheduled to open on March 1, 2018, has scheduled two job fairs to fill 1,400 positions ranging from housekeeping to slot operations.
WAWAYANDA, NY — The Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) power plant, and more specifically the Valley Lateral Pipeline (VLP), which will carry gas from the Millennium Pipeline to the power plant, have been plagued by setbacks since the beginning.
MILFORD, PA — Terry Muller, 51, and James Muller, 64, of Greentown were convicted of various counts related to child abuse against their adopted daughter on December 1. The charges included unlawful restraint, false imprisonment and endangering the welfare of a minor.
MONTICELLO, NY — Judge Stephan Schick on November 22 dismissed a lawsuit brought by Tusten councilperson Ned Lang, against fellow councilperson Brandi Merolla and town supervisor Carol Wingert.
WASHINGTON, DC — People on both sides of the political aisle believe the Senate tax cut legislation that was passed on December 1 will be good for their party in the election in 2018. Republicans think it will help them maintain control of the Senate, but Democrats believe just the opposite. On the day it passed, Sen.