HONESDALE, PA — The Dime Bank has donated $6,000 to The Cooperage Project, which includes a $1,000 Gold Sponsorship and $5,000 to support The Cooperage’s Romping Radishes program, a series of healthy-living classes for kids.
HONESDALE, PA — Wayne commissioners Wendell Kay, left, Brian Smith and Jonathan Fritz are pictured with Major James Bruck and Major Alan Highhouse of Scranton Composite Squadron 201 of the Civil Air Patrol, based in Lake Ariel.
MONTICELLO, NY — Sullivan County Sheriff Michael Schiff has announced the recipient of the 2016 New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute Criminal Justice Scholarship. This year’s scholarship was presented to Arianna Fassetta of Neversink.
HONESDALE, PA — There was a bicycle parked against one wall, another atop the solicitor’s desk, and stacked boxes of “Big Wheels” flanked by oversized tubes of Crayola crayons on either side of the room.
MONTICELLO, NY — A 27-year-old Jeffersonville man has been sentenced to seven years in prison and five years of probation for illegally possessing a gun. He was also sentenced to three years in prison for possession of heroin with intent to sell, with the sentences running concurrently.
ELDRED, NY — Students and adults gathered early at the Eldred High School gym on December 2 when the high school and the Parent Teacher Student Organization held a self-defense seminar. The seminar was open to kids age eight and up and involved adults and kids in a discussion of different types of awareness and self-defense applications.
MONTICELLO, NY — Sullivan County Legislator Catherine Owens has periodically raised the issue of a New York State constitutional convention, which voters will be asked to weigh in on in November 2017. She did so again at a meeting of the Government Services Committee.
WASHINGTON, DC — Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey released a statement regarding President-elect Donald Trump’s selection of Congressman Tom Price to become the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS).
TOWN OF FALLSBURG, NY — On November 19, just before dusk, environmental conservation officers (ECOs) Bob Hodor, Matt Burdick, Melissa Burgess, Lt. Mike Bello, and a New York State Police Trooper concluded an investigation involving a hunting camp in the town of Fallsburg.
HAWLY, PA — An APPRISE program counselor will be available at the Pocono office of Sen. Lisa Baker to meet with Medicare beneficiaries who have questions about their Medicare coverage and individuals who will be new to Medicare in 2016 and 2017.