This photo was submitted to us by sometime River Reporter staff member and writer Ed Wesely, who on November 11 was reminded of the meaning of the day—including its origins as Armistice Day—by this "unpretentious flag on a dirt road," as he describes it.
Arts & Leisure Stories
NARROWSBURG, NY — Josh Fox, the Emmy award-winning director of "Gasland," brings his newest piece, "The Truth Has Changed," to The Narrowsburg Union on Sunday, September 2 and Saturday, September 8, 7 to 10 p.m.
SWAN LAKE, NY — On Sunday June 24, fishermen and friends gathered at Swan Lake for one of many bass-fishing tournaments to be hosted at lakes around the area on Sundays throughout the summer.
This year, The River Reporter will feature a special treat at its Riverfest booth: an exhibit of prints—created at Narrowsburg’s own Union—of the photographs selected for our Literary Gazette, a copy of which is inserted in this newspaper.
NARROWSBURG, NY — If it’s mid-July on the Upper Delaware, you know that Riverfest is just around the bend. It’ll be here this weekend, on Sunday, July 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — Library summer reading programs are not just for kids. You can join the Western Sullivan Public Library Summer Reading Challenge and enter to win prizes just for reading.
HONESDALE, PA — Steampunk Honesdale will take place on Saturday and Sunday, July 21 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., sponsored by Wayne Bank, Complete Health Dentistry of NEPA and Paulie’s Hot Dogs with support from Wayne County Tourism and the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau.
CALLICOON, NY — You can see locally created art and hear about the mental health benefits of flowers and gardening at the “Plein Air dans le Jardin” reception on Saturday, July 28 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Western Sullivan Public Library, Delaware Free branch.
FORESTBURGH, NY — The Forestburgh Playhouse, with sponsor Jeff Bank, is presenting “Annie” through July 29. Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, “Annie” has become a worldwide phenomenon and was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical.