EQUINUNK, PA — Dan Myers, director of the Center for Adult and Community Services, a division of Southern Westchester BOCES, will present a program titled “Acid Factories: A History of the Wood Chemical Industry” on Saturday, August 4 at 1 p.m. at the Equinunk Historical Society, 1972 Pine Mill Rd.
Lyman Louis Lemnitzer was born August 29, 1899 in Honesdale, PA, second son of Mr. and Mrs. William L. Lemnitzer. Graduating 86th of 271 in his West Point class of 1920, Lemnitzer was stationed for a time in the Philippines. In 1923 he married Katherine Tryon, daughter of a Methodist minister.
Welcome to August: high season in Narrowsburg. The shops and restaurants are busy with visitors. The Delaware River is full of rafters and kayakers. And the nightly accommodations around town are booked solid.
BETHEL, NY — The Sullivan County Cadet Squadron, a local unit of the Civil Air Patrol, will host an open house on Saturday, August 18, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at the Sullivan County International Airport.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Congratulations to Raymond Evans for winning this eagle-in-flight print of a photo by The River Reporter's Amanda Reed. Thanks again to everyone who stopped by TRR's booth at Riverfest, and to all of the authors and photographers who submitted their work to the Literary Gazette, with its focus this year on the theme of birds.
WAYNE COUNTY, PA — The Lackawaxen River Conservancy has announced that Travis York of Wallenpaupack Area High School has been awarded The Lackawaxen River Conservancy Scholarship for 2018. Travis received his scholarship award of $500 at the awards assembly at Wallenpapupack Area High School on Friday, June 15.
Hello how is everyone doing? I hope you enjoyed the great weather over the weekend. The umbrella is going to get a good work out this week; stay dry. My grammar school friends from Queens, Patty and Billy, live in Narrowsburg and their daughter and three grand-kids were up for the weekend.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Monticello Rotary Club 39th annual Monster Run Classic will be held on Sunday, August 5. The event is run by Monticello Rotary as part of Sullivan County Patriot’s Day, and the proceeds will benefit the Sullivan County Veterans Coalition.
TOWN OF ROCKLAND, NY — The Lazare and Charlotte Kaplan Foundation, a component fund of the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan, will award grants to charitable organizations and community projects in the Town of Rockland.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce’s Pride Awards honor five individuals from throughout Sullivan County for their community involvement and their contributions to the economic development in the county. This year’s winners are Businessperson of the Year, Glenn L.