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HONESDALE, PA — As the T-shirt saying reads, “Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.” Customers at Letterhead Comics in Honesdale may not always be … more
DAMASCUS, PA — A slate of colorful characters visited Mrs. Redick’s second-grade at Damascus School Tuesday morning. Notable guests included Hobo the Spider, a coyote named Rover and … more
Writers tend to gather for two very different purposes. In college, I was forced to sit silently for at least 30 minutes in a fiction-writing course as class members discussed, criticized and … more
HONESDALE, PA ─ In the basement of the parish house at Grace Episcopal Church, you could just hear the whistle from the Stourbridge Lion as it chugged out of Honesdale one Saturday in November. In … more
MONTICELLO, NY — At a table near the door of the Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless, Bonnie and her two children, 16 and 14, waited for the turkey to come around. It was the … more
HONESDALE, PA — “What happened here in the 19th century,” said S. Robert Powell, president of the Carbondale Historical Society, “changed America.” He was mainly … more
Each year during the holiday, The River Reporter runs a series of stories under the general theme of "celebrations," taking time to highlight all that which warms our hearts … more
Reading, writing and arithmetic—and throw in some meat, milk and produce while we’re at it. Apples and oranges aren’t just a part of a frustrating algebra question now. Through the … more
Veteran’s Day is a time to honor those who have fought for our freedom, a time to revere the memory of what they have done. What’s more, it is a time to show patriotic spirit alongside … more
It has been a great year for monarch butterflies. I am hearing everyone comment on the number of the beautiful orange-and-black butterflies that have been seen this year in the river valley. While my … more
When she called to say that “something terrible had happened at the house,” I jumped in the car and got there as fast as I could. “What is it? What’s wrong?” I shouted, … more
The little white clapboard church building that is Freddy Gallery stands in a field of green just off a main road in Harris, NY. Behind it, the black iron gates of a cemetery protect the living from … more
Actually, it was Max Yasgur and “here” is in Bethel, NY, where Yasgur lived, worked, and raised a family with his wife Miriam before, and after, a little music festival called Woodstock. … more
Just as the hype of summer is winding down, the lure of autumn activities is ramping up. The Callicoon Art Walk is scheduled for Saturday, October 6 from 12 noon to 8 p.m. The event is held annually … more
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — Irving Berlin’s “God Bless America” took center stage at a special halftime celebration during Livingston Manor Central School’s homecoming … more
SPEBSQA: Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America (Inc.) If you’ve ever heard a barbershop quartet outside of a high school rendition of Music … more
BETHEL, NY — Summer is over, but fall is gearing up for a strong show of seasonal delights. Apple picking, wine tasting, cider sampling and even early Christmas shopping entice us, and most … more
There are few events in life more painful than the untimely passing of a loved one. Tragedy can be the source of immense sorrow and hopelessness, but for a group of friends in Wayne County, tragedy … more
Film in the Upper Delaware River  Valley has long been a facet of local culture, and it is becoming more so. In just this past week we’ve seen a venerable community … more
It’s no secret that Sullivan County has been awakening over the last several years with a revival of businesses, luxury services and a boost in tourism to fuel these blossoming enterprises. … more
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