ALBANY, NY — State senators Jen Metzger and Jessica Ramos will hold a series of four public hearings May 2 to hear public comment on the proposed Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices (FFLPA) Act.
ALBANY, NY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Senate and Assembly reached a budget deal on March 31, just hours short of the deadline.
ALBANY, NY — New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) on April 1 launched a new campaign demanding state action to fix flawed, what it called “invalid tests that are harmful to New York students.” The “Correct the Tests” campaign is intended to raise awareness of issues with New York’s grade 3-8 English Language Arts (ELA) and math tests.
NARROWSBURG, NY — After less than two years at the end of Main Street in Narrowsburg, Uncle Vinny’s Farm Fresh Italian Kitchen is closing this week, with its last day slated for Saturday, April 6.
HONESDALE, PA — It looks like the funding and bids have finally come together for a long-planned bi-county food pantry project in Newfoundland.
On March 28, Wayne County Commissioners’ Chief Clerk Vicky Botjer announced that she had received email confirmation of grant funding that would cover construction costs.
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — WJFF Radio Catskill is partnering with Sullivan County BOCES Career & Technical Education Center to prepare the former Catskill Harvest Market site on Route 52 in Liberty for the construction of Radio Catskill’s new studio home.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) will honor those who have “enhanced the quality of life or protected the resources of the Upper Delaware River Valley” at its 31st annual awards ceremony on Sunday, April 28.
FERNDALE, NY — Hudson Valley Foie Gras (HVFG) co-founder Izzy Yanay said in a video on the company’s website that before he and his partner Michael Ginor opened the operation in the 1980s, there were no foie gras production farms in the United States. Now there are three farms that produce foie gras in the United States, and two of them, HVFG a
Resorts World Catskills held a ribbon cutting ceremony for New York State’s first and only Topgolf Swing Suite at The Alder, what the casino calls its new lifestyle hotel.
REGION — According to county numbers, the Sullivan County room tax has received a boost of more than $200,000 from the inclusion of Airbnb hosts, most of which will go toward more marketing for the region.