Census takers beginning local visits on August 11

MONTICELLO, NY – If you haven’t yet completed the 2020 Census form for your Sullivan County address, expect a knock on your door from a Census worker in a few weeks. Non-Response Follow …

PA CARES funding now available

WAYNE AND PIKE COUNTIES, PA — Small businesses and nonprofits in NEPA have until the end of the month to apply for COVID-19 relief grants. Both Wayne and Pike counties have received around $4 …

Wayne looks to expand dairy industry

WAYNE COUNTY, PA — Queso fresco. Cotija. Oaxaca.  Hispanic cheeses like these could be a saving grace for struggling dairy farmers in Wayne County, according a recent study by Shepstone …

Outdoor movies without the car

HORTONVILLE, NY — Outdoor movies and a bridge closure dominated the discussion at the Delaware Town Board meeting on July 8.  In a discussion prompted by Kristina Smith, a resident of …

Day camp reports COVID-19 cases, NYS casinos remain closed and more

Cuomo signs real estate anti-discrimination legislation  ALBANY, NY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently signed legislation explicitly granting the Department of State the authority to …
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Honesdale declares emergency

HONESDALE, PA — Due to flooding from tropical storm Isaias, Mayor Sarah Canfield declared a disaster emergency in Honesdale Borough at around 4 p.m. on August 4. In addition to the previous …

Behaving badly on the scenic byway

CALLICOON, NY — Littering, loitering, speeding and graffiti have become so commonplace in Route 97’s famous Hawk’s Nest vista area that Deerpark police chief Richard Szytyndor calls …

Wayne County schools to reopen fully

WAYNE COUNTY, PA — Summer vacation is winding down, but COVID-19 numbers are holding steady in Pennsylvania. While PA’s Health Department reported somewhere between 700 and 1,000 new …
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Wayne Highlands reopening, CARES Act funding Businesses, nonprofits and municipalities can now apply for COVID-19 relief in Wayne and Pike counties. The funding is being used to offset financial …

Wayne Highlands offers three back-to-school options

HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Highlands School District has announced its plan for returning to school in the fall. In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, on Wednesday, July 29 the district …
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Unsolicited seeds

NEW YORK STATE -- Due to the high volume of inquiries and reports from residents receiving unsolicited, mislabeled and/or unlabeled packages of seed in the mail, the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets, along with the United States Department of Agriculture, are asking that New Yorkers please mail the sealed package of seeds, the original packaging, the residents’ contact information, and any additional relevant details directly to the USDA.
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Delgado announces CARES Act funding for local airports

U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced $2,213,966.00 in federal funding through the Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to support area airports. The funding was appropriated through the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act).

Sullivan West outlines reopening plan

JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — Stephen Walker, superintendent of Sullivan West Central School District, has released the district’s plan for reopening this fall.  “In order to allow …

Jurors selected for fatal crash case, Monticello School District forgiven and more

Jurors selected for fatal crash case MONTICELLO, NY — Acting District Attorney Meagan Galligan announced at a recent press conference that 23 jurors have been chosen to hear a case about …

A parade for POTUS and Harvey

WHITE LAKE, NY — Residents of White Lake Homes and others gathered their boats on July 26 to commemorate the life of Harvey Rosenberg. According to organizer Tommy Gelb, Harvey was “a …

Trump versus Pennsylvania

HONESDALE, PA — President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign recently filed suit against the state of Pennsylvania. In the wake of the commonwealth’s historic primary election, and …

River business surges

REGION — Busy signals and recorded messages advising of heavy call volume and longer-than-usual wait times greet callers hoping to make reservations for a 2020 river-trip getaway. They are then …
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COVID-19: 'Good news' and enforcement Roy Den Hollander, the anti-feminist lawyer who was found dead in the Town of Rockland on Monday, has now been linked to two recent murders. Law enforcement …
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Lake Superior to close for July 24 weekend

BETHEL, NY – Lake Superior State Park in Bethel, operated by Sullivan County, will temporarily close for the July 25 weekend, starting the evening of Friday, July 24 and running through the …
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Garnerville man arrested for public lewdness

BLOOMINGBURG, NY — On Tuesday, July 21, detectives from the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office arrested Andrew S. Kelly, 24, of Garnerville, NY for the misdemeanor of public lewdness. It …
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DMV apointments available through county website

MONTICELLO, NY – Responding to public demand, the local Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) office will now be accepting appointments for Sullivan County residents via an online scheduling …