WHITE MILLS, PA — The Sports Factory of NEPA will soon welcome three new businesses. Balance Gymnastics and Wellness Center and Elite Martial Arts Institute plan to relocate to the Sports Factory of NEPA later this year. In addition, Factory Fitness will open this fall at the White Mills sports complex.
FORESTBURGH, NY — There will be a ribbon cutting for the Forestburgh General Store, 2841 Rte. 42, on Thursday, July 29 at 12 noon. The Forestburgh General is a full-service café, deli and grocery store specializing in local Sullivan County wares, serving salads, sandwiches and locally roasted coffees. Stop in on June 29 between 11 a.m.
PORT JERVIS, NY — The Tri-State Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Edward Jones at its new location at 139 Pike St. on May 31. The office is on the first floor and includes reception, guest area, conference room and restroom as well as a private office.
HAWLEY, PA — Books & Prints at Pear Alley, formerly located on Broad Street in Milford, has permanently moved to 202 Main Ave. in Hawley. Renamed Main Avenue Books & Bindery, it offers antiquarian and collectible books and all book-binding services from Blue Dog Bindery.
Two of the great engineering marvels of the 19th century met in the center of Honesdale, PA. The D&H Canal Company Gravity Railroad from Carbondale met the D&H Canal at the docks, and millions of tons of anthracite coal were loaded onto canal boats for the 104-mile trip to the Hudson River annually between 1828 and 1898.
MILFORD, PA — Lacquer Nail Bar, the only nail bar in the area, will hold a three-day celebration in honor of its first anniversary. Throughout the Milford Music Festival weekend, passersby are encouraged to stop by for manicures, pedicures, raffles and free music, food and specialty cocktails. The celebration will begin at 4 p.m.
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.
MILFORD, PA — Boatswain’s Mate Seaman Tanya Riker, from Milford, mans the nozzle of a fire-fighting hose aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) during a main space fire drill on the Mediterranean Sea on May 22. USS Ross, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is conducting naval operations in the U.S.