BEACH LAKE, PA — A standing room crowd at the November 15 Berlin Township Board of Supervisors meeting heard firsthand the details of a planned gas-fired electricity generating plant to be located southeast of Skycrest and Adams Pond Roads on property currently owned by Robert Schmidt.
MONTICELLO, NY — The monthly meeting of the Sullivan County Legislature held at the government center on November 17, was the first county meeting to be live-streamed on the Internet, and is available to view on the county website, www.co.sullivan.ny.us.
HARRISBURG, PA — Timed for the Monday, November 28 opening of Pennsylvania’s traditional deer season, the state Bureau of Forestry reminds hunters a revamped, interactive website offering a wealth of maps, statistics and other information is available to make their hunt more enjoyable and rewarding.
ALBANY, NY — New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman released the following statement after reports that the Presidential Transition Team is considering ways to dismantle state consumer and investor protection statutes, also known as Blue Sky laws:
HARRISBURG, PA — After voters re-elected all Republican incumbents and five new state Senators last week, Senate Republicans strengthened their majority to the largest level in 66 years.
OSSINING, NY — The NYS Court of Appeals unanimously determined that the New York Department of State (DOS) was correct regarding its determination that it has the right to review Entergy’s applications to renew federal licenses to operate the Indian Point nuclear facility.
MILFORD, PA — Pike County is still awaiting PennDOT confirmation about its share of the costs for restoration of Milford’s Mott Street Bridge.
“We’re working on it,” Commissioners’ Chair Matt Osterberg said as the commissioners met on November 16.
RIVER VALLEY — As many people know by now, founding father Ben Franklin thought more highly of the American Turkey than the American Bald Eagle and wrote as much in a letter home from France in 1784.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Community Service Award from the SYDA Foundation has become perhaps the most visible award bestowed in Sullivan County. It is granted to citizens who have demonstrated a life-long commitment to community service.
HONESDALE, PA — Cindy Furman, director of the Wayne County Bureau of Elections, is pictured on November 10 as the county commissioners, meeting as the board of elections, sorted through 62 provisional ballots (pictured in the stack) received in the November 8 election.