MONTICELLO, NY — The Sullivan County Legislature received an update on progress on the construction of the new county jail at a meeting at the government center on March 9, and county officials seemed satisfied with the project so far.
Federal Judge Vincent L Briccetti said he would not return the passport of one of the defendants accused of voter fraud in the Village of Bloomingburg case connected to the construction of the Villages at Chestnut Ridge Development.
All of the weather forecasters predicted a blizzard and they were right. Snow was falling heavily in the Upper Delaware Valley at 10:00 am on Tuesday, and was expected to continue through the day and evening.
HONESDALE, PA — Wayne County District Attorney Janine Edwards announced on March 3 that, in conjunction with the Wayne Memorial Hospital and with funding provided from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency, local nurses were trained for four days last week in Sexual Assault Forensic Examination.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) loves the publicity the river has gotten in the Sullivan Catskills Travel Guide. UDC Chair James Greier said as much in a March 2 letter to Sullivan County Visitors Association (SCVA) Executive Officer Roberta Byron Lockwood.
MILFORD, PA — Every week, about 160 Pike seniors wait at their doors for a familiar and much anticipated delivery. They’re waiting for a hot lunch that they probably would not have if that delivery didn’t arrive. They’re waiting for frozen meals that they might not be able to afford otherwise, or get out to collect, or readily prepare.
WHITE LAKE, NY — The White Lake Fire Department was summoned to a fire on March 5 and successfully put out the flames before it consumed the entire structure.
PITTSBURGH, PA — A resident of Honesdale pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of distribution of material depicting the sexual exploitation of a minor, Acting United States Attorney Soo C. Song announced on March 6.
Ramon Coca, 27, pleaded guilty to one count before United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer.
HONESDALE, PA — The former nursing director at a Honesdale medical facility, Karen Felder, was arrested on March 3, and accused of stealing the drug Fentanyl.
MONTICELLO, NY — County Clerk Dan Briggs addressed county legislators on March 2, and said activity at his office is seeing an uptick. He said this was due in part to people receiving income tax refunds and using the revenue to buy vehicles.