LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — The holiday season was a time of giving at New Hope Community (NHC), where adults who have intellectual and developmental disabilities and the staff who support them shared gifts and support with their neighbors in the local community.
HURLEYVILLE, NY — The Democratic Women of Sullivan County elected new officers for the year at their re-organizational meeting in January.
HONESDALE, PA — Local writer Skip Mendler, who writes a column for The River Reporter, will be releasing the first edition of “The Wisdom of Hu Sei Dat,” a book of aphorisms and stories with illustrations by Ray Katz.
HONESDALE, PA—Last September, Honesdale police arrived at an “undisclosed location” and arrested 11 people for their involvement in prostitution. Local advocates from the Victims Intervention Program (VIP) were there too, in case it was a human trafficking situation, District Attorney Patrick Robinson said.
GOSHEN, NY — The Catholic Charities of Orange, Sullivan and Ulster announced the 2019 Caritas Award honorees this month, organizations and people in the community who “provide help and create hope,” according to the Catholic Charities mission.
NEW YORK — The William G. Pomeroy Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2019 Professional Development Grant Program, which awards need-based scholarships of $1,000 to historical societies and cultural museums throughout the state.
HONESDALE, PA — Scranton resident Nick Ilias said he never intended to train in the martial arts, let alone become a certified instructor with a school nearby and students.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The Catskill Brewery is making a show of support, along with 1,400 other breweries worldwide, to brew a special beer that will benefit the relief effort of the Camp Fire in Butte County, CA.
DAMASCUS, PA — The Farm Arts Collective, a newly formed organization based on Willow Wisp Organic Farm, attended the Mid-Winter Ceremony of the Lenape Nation of Pennsylvania on Sunday. January 27 in Brodheadsville.
The only Delaware & Hudson Gravity Railroad depot left in Wayne County today houses the Waymart Area Historical Society. The exact age of the building is not known, but it is shown on an 1860 map.