The Land House on the Delaware River just north of Milanville, PA is considered the oldest house in Wayne County. It was built in 1796 by John Land, son of early settler Robert Land, who was sent to Cushetunk in 1763 as a justice of the peace for the Crown.
The trees are a big part of what makes life here special. They provide us with fresh air, seasonal color, privacy, shade, firewood, lumber, maple syrup and animal habitat, not to mention the opportunity to reflect on strength, growth and the passage of time.
I was out and about over the weekend, and I went to CRMC Grover Hermann Auxiliary Health and Children’s Craft Fair. It was not a very nice out—it rained all day. The stream of people were steadily coming and going to get their chicken BBQ. I enjoyed hanging out with the Cotton Candy Man, Jerry Yavarkovsky.
REGION — A New York State grant awarded to Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange and Sullivan Counties has resulted in the formation of Center of Treatment Innovation (CTI), a targeted response to the opioid crisis in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster counties.
Born into a family of cigarette smokers in the ‘50s, growing up a child of smokers in the ‘60s and coming of age in the smokin’ hot ‘70s, it should come as no surprise that I developed a bad habit early on. I know it sounds trite, but it really did look cool.
WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman John Faso (R-NY), Congressman Jim Renacci (R-OH), and Congressman Peter Welch (D-VT) have introduced legislation to improve efforts to educate seniors on opioid alternatives through the Medicare Part D program. The proposed legislation, HR 5685, is titled the “Medicare Opioid Safety Education Act of 2018.”
WURTSBORO, NY — Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange and Sullivan, in partnership with the Town of Mamakating and the Tri-County Community Partnership, will host a free Narcan training for community members on Wednesday, May 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Mamakating Town Hall, 2948 Rte. 209.
MONTICELLO, NY — Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange and Sullivan hosted the awards ceremony for the 24th annual Alcohol, Tobacco, Gambling, and Drug Abuse Poster Contes at the Sullivan County Government Center.
(BPT) — There is a serious epidemic of opioid-related drug addiction in the United States, accompanied by an alarming increase in opioid-related drug overdose deaths.
After a harsh winter, spring is finally upon us, and local farms will soon boast lush fields of crops.