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LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — It was a strange tale wastewater treatment plant operator Michael Walter told the Cochecton Town Board at its September 9 meeting. “What are the odds?” asked … more
Hello. In the new school year, let’s keep all the children, parents and teachers in our thoughts and prayers. School tax bills are online; to look yours up, visit www.taxlookup.net, click … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — “My family has been here for four generations. We can’t keep the town as it once was, but we can keep it the way most people want it to be.” Planning … more
Hello my readers and friends, what’s new? Hope you are all enjoying this summer the best you can. For me, it’s the same old same old: staying home and being safe. I do go into the office … more
Wayne, Sullivan reps vote yes on USPS bill WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Matt Cartwright (PA-08) and Rep. Antonio Delgado (NY-19) both voted yes on the Delivering for America Act last weekend. The … more
LIBERTY, NY – Sullivan County Public Health Services is advising the public that a groundhog (woodchuck) tested positive for rabies after attacking an individual in the Town of Cochecton near Lake Huntington. The person is being treated for rabies exposure.   more
Out here, there are a few things that we take very seriously—as seriously as religion or a fiscal promise in business. I’m speaking to the ritual that is fall hunting season. Most of us … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — A little-known provision of Cochecton’s zoning ordinance may prove a windfall to the town’s parks. If the town’s planning board approves the proposed … more
Hello, I am so sorry I did not have a column last week. I could give you lots of excuses—I did not realize it was Sunday, had nothing to write about, the dog ate my homework... The truth is, I … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — The July 8 Cochecton Town Board meeting started with a long moment of silence honoring one of their own. For more than two decades, Hollye Schulman served as the Town of … more
Hello, I hope you all had a great Fourth of July. As for me, I was at a party. What an amazing fireworks show around Lake Huntington; so many different families were a part of the fabulous display of … more
I hope all the fathers, grandfathers, step-fathers, godfathers, uncles, brothers, cousins and single moms who pull double duty all had a great Father’s Day. As you all know, I spend a lot of … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — The Lake Huntington Lake Association (LHLA) has arranged for June 18 treatment of the lake’s algae overgrowth, using the product SeClear. SeClear’s … more
Hello everyone, I hope you are enjoying this nice weather. We had a wicked storm over the weekend. I have to say, every night I sleep with the sound of a thunder storm. When I lived in Queens, the … more
Will we ever go back to normal? What even is normal?  I stay in. I only go out to go food shopping, visit the bank or post office, or stop at the office. Both of my brothers are doing much … more
Abe Minckler was part of a crew of rattlesnake hunters in late 19th century Sullivan County As we sit indoors, let’s reflect on something we could be doing but won’t: rattlesnake … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — I have to start off by saying I made a goof in my last column. Supervisor Gary Maas brought it to my attention that the Litter Pluck is not canceled, it will be … more
Amen, hallelujah: My first brother Christopher who got the coronavirus is doing really well. He is almost back to normal. My brother Johnny is doing much better but not out of the woods yet. My … more
As I sit here and type my column, I am very nervous for my youngest brother Christopher who has the coronavirus. He lives in Elmhurst Queens. He was not feeling well and took his temperature and it … more
It’s a little chilly out there; the wind does not make it any better. Spring is right around the corner, and I hope we have seen the last of the snow. When I was a kid, I loved the snow: … more
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