MONTICELLO, NY — The board of the Sullivan County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) on April 8 voted to approve tax incentives for a solar project planned for the Town of Tusten. The 1.968 megawatt project will provide electricity to the existing customers in the area near the array through New York State Electric and Gas (NYSEG).
ELDRED, NY — The Town of Highland has been added to the state’s list of Clean Energy Communities by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA).
NARROWSBURG, NY — Delaware River Master Robert R. Mason Jr. and his deputy Kendra Russell appeared at the April 4 meeting of the Upper Delaware Council and delivered a program on their duties and operations.
WALLKILL, NY — Crystal Run Healthcare, which began offering various healthcare insurance plans four years ago, announced they are seeking permission from state lawmakers to end the plans before the end of the year.
ROCK HILL, NY — In an April 8 letter from Randy Resnick, co-owner of the Ramada Rock Hill at Sullivan Center, Resnick confirmed that the Ramada hotel is under contract to be sold. The letter said the Resnick Group is proud of the facility they created, but they always knew it was an investment.
PIKE and WAYNE COUNTIES, PA ― The 33rd annual Pike/Wayne Envirothon will be held April 25 at the Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center in Hawley. This one-day educational competition for high school students is designed to test their knowledge, skills and problem solving capabilities regarding our earth’s natural resources.
HARRISBURG, NY — A group of prosecutors visited the Pennsylvania Senate on April 8 as part of their legislative outreach efforts with the Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association. They met with Sen. Lisa Baker, the chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, to discuss pertinent issues.
HARRISBURG, PA — Starting this fall, rifle deer season in PA will start on a Saturday for the first time since 1963.
ELDRED, NY — Three years and four drafts after the process began, the Highland Town Board adopted a new zoning law at their recessed and reconvened March meeting on March 26. Supervisor D.J. “Jeff” Haas, thanked all who worked on the draft, highlighting councilmen Fred Bosch, Jim Hanson and former Councilman Scott Hallock.
Livingston Manor robbery arrest
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY —Ryan A. Yeneic, 23, of Livingston Manor has been arrested on a robbery charge.