The Delaware River has become home to many over the years, but for some, it is tied to the origins of their ancestry. The Lenape Nation has had roots in and around the Delaware River from its headwaters to its mouth since before the advent of European colonists.
SWAN LAKE, NY — On Sunday June 24, fishermen and friends gathered at Swan Lake for one of many bass-fishing tournaments to be hosted at lakes around the area on Sundays throughout the summer.
The Joel Hill Sawmill was in operation continuously for about 90 years from its beginnings around 1783 to the cessation of work in 1974. Then, in 1988, it was donated to the Equinunk Historical Society (EHS).
Walking into artist Trey Speegle’s RePop Shop is a little bit like going back to the future. Filled with vintage paint-by-number kits and paintings, many of which have been transformed into art that can be described as ”pop conceptualism,” the area is a wonderful mix of old and new.
In February of 2016, the town of Bethel, in Sullivan County, NY established the Bethel Cultural District Exploratory Committee to establish “the formation of the Bethel Council of the Arts (BCA), which will bring the community, artists and town government together to promote and foster a cultural environment that benefits from the performing, vi
Most fishermen know where Cooks Falls is. Take New York 17 West past Roscoe, where it starts crisscrossing the Beaverkill River, then take the first exit, 93. The town’s inhabitants live mostly along the banks of the Beaverkill. There is no gas station or diner, and they no longer have a post office.
I don’t care for change. Be it personal or global, the very notion makes me squirm. As a result, whenever I hear of changes afoot, I tend to avoid the subject altogether.
NARROWSBURG NY — In 2017, after almost 10 years as an award-winning venue across Philadelphia and Scranton, the Forage Space Art Gallery settled into Narrowsburg to provide a new outlet for artists in the region and beyond.
Following the widespread popularity of his true-crime podcast “Crimetown,” film editor and Narrowsburg native Zac Stuart-Pontier is preparing for a new project: “The RFK Tapes,” an investigation through the history and unanswered questions about the 1968 assassination of Sen. Robert Kennedy.
My favorite place in the Upper Delaware Valley is a picturesque eddy of flat water above Skinners Falls, known since the 1870s as the “Milanville Eddy.” Here log rafts were pegged together starting in Colonial times, and river men paused to gauge water levels before confronting Skinners Falls.