Bagelmaniacs wanted

MONTICELLO, NY — Do you love bagels?  Really  love bagels? Now’s your chance to show how original you are and what those rings of fabulousness mean to you. The Sullivan …
There’s a new Jerk in town

BARRYVILLE, NY — General Jerk—a Jamaican-style BBQ joint serving jerk chicken, jerk trout, classic peas and collards, and a spicy (vegetarian) ital stew—is the surprise hit of the summer season in Highland. Tucked under the Barryville General store on Route 97, at the main corner of “downtown Barryville,” chef Curtis Brown’s jerk is bringing a new flavor that is perfect for hot weather and cold beer.  

Get a dog-gone license!

 Fellow dog lovers, I’m sure you can relate. The familiar clang of your dog trotting into the room with collar tags banging against each other—name tag, ID information, microchip information, rabies vaccination record and most importantly, the registration in the municipality in which you live. 

Lake Huntington News

Summer fun in the area

June is almost at a close, and we cannot wait for school to be out for summer! Lots of great things are planned for these summer months and we are looking forward to exploring our own backyard …
Narrowsburg News

Dive into Deep Water Literary Festival

Someday, someone will write a book about Narrowsburg. Until then, we are lucky to have our very own literary festival, which the New York Times calls, “Epic. Everything that Amazon is …
Honesdale News

Openings delayed on Monday, January 17 for Wayne medical offices

HONESDALE, PA — With high winds and heavy snow forecast for Monday, January 17, the Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) physician/provider offices will not open until 10 a.m. at the …
Seniors
Photo by Barbara Kinney; contributed by the Alzheimer's Association Hudson Valley chapter
Black Americans are twice as likely to develop dementia as whites, but are less likely to receive a diagnosis.
ONLINE — On Wednesday, June 15, the Alzheimer’s Association will host a webinar discussing the crushing impact that Alzheimer’s and other dementias have on the Black …
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Photo contributed by Wayne Memorial Hospital.
Larry Resti, stroke survivor.
HONESDALE, PA — Larry Resti, 69, never paid much attention to risk factors for stroke until he had one in February of 2020.  In fact, in addition to being a heavy smoker with high blood …
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Sustainability
Big roadside cleanup by Bethany 4-H

BETHANY, PA — Members of the Bethany 4-H Club recently participated in roadside cleanup to celebrate Earth Day. The club cleaned Grange Road and collected 13 bags of garbage.  Learn …

An Earth Day lesson on sustainability

LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — Local high school and junior high students got to go to college for the day, to learn about sustainability. Hosted by SUNY Sullivan, the Earth Day Celebration welcomed …

Recovery

Make mental health a priority in May

If you’re like me, you cherish pretty much everything about springtime, from the warmer temperatures to the abundant outdoor activities and rebirth of the flowers and trees. Of course, that …
Looking Back
Service down

LONG EDDY, NY — In Long Eddy, the phones went down and stayed down, because the tiny local company that ran them had gone bankrupt. The couple who ran the Delaware and Sullivan Telephone and …

Transforming sleepy White Mills

Christian Dorflinger was still a young man of 32 in 1860 when he began to plan his next and most significant project: his huge glass factory in White Mills, PA.  Dorflinger was born in …

Community living stories
An augmented-reality sandbox, day camps, gardens and more

Discover water at Time and the Valleys Museum GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — This weekend, kids can learn about watersheds, the water cycle and anything to do with Catskill water beginning at 1 p.m. on …

Unchartered territory?

PENNSYLVANIA — If the governor’s budget passes unchanged—and as of press time, the PA budget hasn’t passed—local school districts could see hundreds of thousands of …

Awesome Alliances gets students to play together

MONTICELLO, NY — Students of all abilities had the chance to socialize, compete and have fun at the seventh Monticello High School Awesome Alliances on May 20. The event paired students based …

GED means New Hope

LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — New Hope Community, which provides support and services for people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities, celebrated Joel Salas and his …