CALLICOON, NY — A furniture and design business with two related stores has opened at 24 Upper Main Street, right next to the Western Hotel.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — All three beers entered by Catskill Brewery for judging at this year’s annual TAP-NY Craft Beer and Food Festival in Hunter took home medals. In the Sour Beer category, Eye of Newt, a Flanders Red Ale, took the gold medal.
A postcard from Lillian Krauss’s family collection is captioned, “Post Office, Cochecton, NY,” and it is dated Oct. 8, 1910. The George V. Miller Co., Scranton, PA published the card.
MONTICELLO, NY — Majek Furniture will hold a customer appreciation day featuring a barbeque and furniture giveaway to celebrate its 10-year anniversary on Saturday, May 20, with doors opening at 10 a.m. There will be a drawing at 11:30 a.m. to win a $1,500 Ashley Furniture shopping spree or other prizes including an Ashley recliner.
I was down on Long Island for a memorial service for Jean Kerrigan’s sister (Marie Smith) and nephew (Jeff Smith). Jean’s nephew Jeff was in the military, and they presented the American flag to his son. I’d never seen it done this way before.
The tiny village of Sherman lies at the very northernmost part of Scott Township, Wayne County. Originally called New Baltimore and renamed for General William Tecumseh Sherman, it was once a bustling center of industry, beginning with lumbering.
Lyme disease is not a novel topic to all those that live in our region. This year is showing to be a very aggressive tick-infestation season. According to the Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC), so far this year, one out of three dogs tested for Lyme disease is positive.
Not many towns are able to boast businesses that have been in continuous operation for over 175 years. Narrowsburg is special in that regard. The Narrowsburg Inn was built by Abraham Cuddeback in 1840 and opened its door as the Narrowsburg Hotel.
LIBERTY, NY — There will be an open house and ribbon cutting for Liberty Market, 71 North Main St., on Saturday, May 20 at 2 p.m.
PORT JERVIS, NY — Dr. Seth Horn of Aesthetic Family Dentistry is now certified by the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) to administer Botox as a cosmetic treatment for the forehead, bridge of nose, outer eye area and the area around the upper and lower lips.