I’ve been to Florida two times in the past three weeks. My first trip was to Fort Meyers to hang out with my oldest friend Katie. We always try to do something together; as of this year it’s been 52 years.
(BPT) — From fresh egg production to natural garden fertilizer, there is no shortage of benefits in raising backyard poultry. But even as families become more familiar with sustainable living and keeping chickens, several poultry myths still exist.
ROSCOE, NY — Rocky’s Refuge is looking for volunteers to help in its efforts to rescue and re-home abandoned animals and to trap, neuter and release feral cats.
HONESDALE, PA — Members of the Calkins Ag 4-H Club are seen on May 27, when they placed American flags on the graves of local veterans laid to rest in the Calkins Union Cemetery. The community service project is a yearly tradition for the club to honor the sacrifices of our local service men and women.
BETHEL, NY — Combined Energy Services (www.CombinedEnergyServices.com), a Monticello-based, family-owned fuel oil and gas supplier, donated $4,000 to the Allyson Whitney Foundation, an organization that works to empower, fight for and raise awareness of the interests of young people stricken wi
NARROWSBURG, NY — A new hot dog stand, CB & CB hot dogs, featuring Sabrett hot dogs, has opened at 6083 Rte. 97 (Cortese’s old body shop). The stand will sell hot dogs, chips, soda and water. It is now open weekends only, Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Samuel Meredith, first treasurer of the United States under the Constitution, served in that office from 1789 to 1801. Meredith, his brother-in-law, George Clymer, and other Philadelphia speculators purchased many large tracts of land in Pennsylvania, including 26,000 acres in the Pleasant Mount area.
If you are thinking, “What can I do during the summer,” keep on reading. I am trying to list local events that you can go to. There is nothing like a great night out to eat or at a yard sale, penny social or pancake breakfast. I personally love to be out and about and see some of the townsfolk.
A few or our favorites are returning to Narrowsburg. Well, actually the farmers’ market has returned already. There is always something fresh and delicious available at the farmer’s market on Friday evenings from 5pm – 8 pm at The Union. You’ll be able to stock up for the weekend with fresh produce, meats, honey, prepared foods, etc.
For dinner tonight, I am making baked chicken fingers and savory potatoes.