HONESDALE, PA — At its December 4 meeting, the Honesdale Borough Council approved a request from the Wayne County Historical Society to mark the site of the former Irving Cliff Hotel.
REGION — After some six years of a de facto ban on hydraulic fracturing in the Delaware River Watershed, the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) has issued draft regulations that would officially ban the practice in the basin.
ELDRED, NY — Workmen were at the Eldred Preserve on December 5, knocking down the buildings at the facility. One of the workmen said all of the buildings were going to be taken down, but he was not aware of any plans for new buildings in the future.
WHITE LAKE, NY — Two people were arrested on December 2 for ingesting heroin before going into the Dunkin Donuts shop in White Lake.
POND EDDY, NY — Work on the new Pond Eddy Bridge is moving into the next phase of constructions. That involves moving the rock causeway away from the New York side of the Upper Delaware River so the river flows on that side of the river. Meanwhile workers will build a temporary rock wall or causeway on the Pennsylvania side of the river to aid
A very large crowd gathered in a decorated Town Hall on Sunday as adults tried their luck to win one of the assorted tricky tray offerings provided by many local businesses and citizens, and children had an opportunity to speak directly to Santa and Mrs. Claus.
What a weekend I had! I went down to Queens for Tommy’s sisters daughters 30th Birthday. On my way down I stopped to visit Fr. Bill. He is doing pretty good. He sends his love to all; if you would like to send him a Christmas card his address is 2 Morris Rd, Ringwood, NJ 07456.
WEST TRENTON, N..J. (Nov.
SAUGERTIES, NY — Former U.S. Rep. Maurice D. Hinchey, left, passed away on November 22, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was 79. Hinchey, a Democrat, and former Rep. Benjamin Gilman, a Republican, between them served 50 years in Congress.
SAUGERTIES, NY — Maurice Hinchey served as a Congressman representing Sullivan County and other counties in the region for 22 years, and was known for being a champion of the environment and other progressive causes.