LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — The Cochecton Youth Commission (CYC) enjoyed a visit with Santa at the Lake Huntington Fire Department on December 15.
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HURLEYVILLE, NY — The Town of Fallsburg is offering free ice skating at Morningside Park in Hurleyville daily until 9 p.m., when the pond is frozen and safe for skating.
Use of ice skates is free, as is use of the ice. Call 845/434-5877 for more information.
ROCK HILL, NY — Winter is a difficult time of year for the Sullivan County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA). Thanks to an anonymous donor’s generosity, the society’s shelter now has a new roof to better protect its cats and dogs from harsh weather.
ROCK HILL, NY — The second annual breakfast with Santa took place December 15 in Rock Hill, for children in care from Sullivan County.
I’ve always been a fan of tradition—undoubtedly related to my reluctance to embrace change. Whatever the reason, I find comfort in revisiting the past. I don’t want to live there, mind you, and these days I need help remembering what happened last week. That’s where being a photojournalist comes in handy. I have evidence.
DAMASCUS, PA — A slate of colorful characters visited Mrs. Redick’s second-grade at Damascus School Tuesday morning. Notable guests included Hobo the Spider, a coyote named Rover and perhaps the students’ favorite: Ed Wesely.
JEFFERSONVILLE & NARROWSBURG, NY — It was a foggy night, and Santa was not able to get the Santa Express to Jeffersonville or Narrowsburg last weekend. But not to be a disappointment, Santa is hitching up his Express to visit in Jeffersonville on December 23 at 5 p.m. and will arrive in Narrowsburg at 7 p.m.
NARROWSBURG, NY — You wrap it, they’ll ship it. The Narrowsburg Union is offering printing, packing and shipping for all holiday gifts, seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. through Christmas Eve.
Union Works says they can pack and ship almost anything to almost anywhere, as well as offering copy, printing and document servicing.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless will hold its 21st annual Christmas Eve Dinner at its Monticello Street location. There will be two seatings: 3 to 4 p.m. and 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. All are welcome, but seats should be reserved in advance.
CALLICOON, NY — The River Family Wellness Center is inviting everyone to find their inner rhythm with conscious dance facilitator Kato Wittich December 22 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.