Statement from Congressman-elect Antonio Delgado:
NEW YORK STATE — With Democrats set to take control of the New York State Senate, and with a growing number of states legalizing recreational marijuana, the New York State Assembly is holding a series of four hearings about doing just that, while also taking input from members of the public.
Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless Program Manager Esther Tyler, or “Miss Esther,” accepts flowers from a visitor at the federation’s Thanksgiving meal, where board members cooked and volunteers served.
ALBANY, NY — There are 63 senate districts in New York State, and this year 31 are held by Republicans and 32 are held by Democrats. Republicans still hold the majority however because one Democrat, Simcha Felder, caucused with the Republicans.
Pearl Harbor talk at Sullivan Museum in Hurleyville
HURLEYVILLE, NY — On Friday, December 7 at 12:30 p.m., Sullivan County Historian John Conway will delve into the attack on Pearl Harbor, and how that impacted local history at the Sullivan County Museum in Hurleyville.
MONTICELLO, NY — A Sullivan County grand jury has indicted two men, in separate cases, on charges related to the sale and distribution of heroin.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — SUNY Sullivan announced on November 27 that Catskill Creamery has been approved to participate in the START-UP NY program in partnership with the college. A press release from the college says the owners of the creamery plan to invest more than $9 million in the project and to create at least 56 jobs within five years.
Editor's note: A previous version of this article said that the township paid for part-time EMTs and worker's compensation, and sent out a membership form to households. The Damascus Volunteer Ambulance Corp paid these fees and collected the membership subscriptions. This article has been updated to reflect those changes.
HAWLEY, PA — Kitty Hawk Technologies was named the 2018 Innovator of the Year by the Wayne Economic Development Corporation (WEDCO).
Robert Suhosky accepted the award on behalf of Kitty Hawk Technologies at a luncheon held by WEDCO November 16, at The Settlers Inn in Hawley.
HONESDALE, PA — A grant offer of about $55,000 received a distinctly cool reception at last week’s meeting of the Wayne commissioners.
Introducing the agenda item as a state “priority,” chief clerk Vicky Botjer editorialized a bit, suggesting that the amount being provided was “more than not enough to cover us.”