After stroke, you have to exercise

NATIONWIDE — Stroke survivors were more likely to remain physically active or even exercise more after their stroke if they lived in neighborhoods with easy access to recreational centers and …
Cannabis use linked to increase in heart attack and stroke risk

NATIONWIDE — An analysis of 430,000 adults in the U.S. found that using cannabis—most commonly through smoking, eating or vaporizing it—was associated with a higher risk of heart …

Learn to protect and create wildlife habitats

MILFORD, PA — Wildlife habitats are the topic at the next session of Lunch & Learn, to be held on Saturday, March 2 at 11:30 a.m. at Forest Hall. Falconer Greg Wojtera of Masters of …

Lake Huntington News

Longer days, filled with fun

As February nears its end, we find ourselves at a crossroads between the remnants of winter and the promise of spring. The days grow longer and the anticipation of warmer days brings so much joy! …
Narrowsburg News

Keep safe out there!

One of the great things about writing this column since 1784 when it was called The Fort Delaware Dispatch, is that people share ideas. “Oooh! I know what your next column should be …
Honesdale News

Flower arrangements for a season full of holidays

HAWLEY, PA — November was a very special month for all the members of the Country Gardeners’ Club because they celebrated their 30th anniversary.   Nobody would have expected that …
Seniors
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Lacking social connection increases the risk of premature death by more than 60 percent, according to the Surgeon General’s advisory on the devastating impact of the epidemic of loneliness and …
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HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Memorial Hospital has been recertified for three years as a Primary Stroke Center (PSC). A PSC “has the necessary staffing, infrastructure and programs to …
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Sustainability
How to save energy this winter season

NATIONWIDE — Real winter has started. We’ll continue to get colder weather, tougher conditions and higher energy costs to keep our homes warm.  But don’t worry, there are …

Clean Path NY Still moving along

SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — In November 2021, New York Gov. Kathy Hochul announced contracts to build a transmission line that will bring clean energy to New York City. It was all a part of ensuring …

Recovery

How Dry January can help improve your health

For many, drinking alcohol during the holidays is commonplace. It’s widely accepted to use alcohol as a method of bringing people together. Unfortunately, the holidays are a complex time for …
Looking Back
Community living stories
St. Patrick’s Day parade in Port Jervis

PORT JERVIS, NY — The Port Jervis NY Tourism Board will hold its sixth annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Blarney Blast on Sunday, March 3 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on and around Main …

Chess club, canasta, knitting at the WCPL

HONESDALE, PA — Want to learn chess? Want to knit with others?  Chess club takes place at the library every Monday starting March 4 from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. All skill levels are …

Window art reveal and reception

CALLICOON, NY — Join staff from the Western Sullivan Public Library at the Delaware Free Branch at 4 p.m. on Friday, March 1 for the reveal of the Delaware @ The Delaware window project. A …

Penn State Extension to offer forage production webinar 

UNIVERSITY PARK, PA — Penn State Extension will offer a live webinar focused on forage production from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 7. Registration is required by March 6. The …