MIDDLETOWN, NY — In Orange County, there are 32 practitioners licensed to prescribe patients medical marijuana, and 3,060 patients certified to receive it. In Sullivan County, there are eight practitioners and 837 certified patients. Now, those patients can shop for medical marijuana products at The Botanist at 247 Dunning Rd. in Middletown.
The New York State Department of Conservation held a pair of hearings on September 26 to receive public comment about whether the DEC should renew an air-quality permit for the 650 megawatt Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) power plant in Orange County.
GOSHEN, NY — In recognition of September as National Recovery Month, Catholic Charities of Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster invites community members to attend a Mass for Recovery at the Church of St. John the Evangelist, 71 Murray Ave. on Monday, September 24 at 7 p.m. It is open to the public and all are welcome to attend.
PORT JERVIS, NY — The River Valley Artists Guild will present its fall show, “Autumn Spectacular!,” from October 1 to November 26. The show celebrates visual beauty of autumn found in Orange County in a variety of mediums. Art will be on view at four venues.