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I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas. I know I did. For Christmas Eve, I was home alone with five eggplants, three pounds of sausage and peppers. I had my brother Teddy and my friend Kathy and … more
What's going on in arts, leisure and community December 17 to 23 more
I’m so befuddled. Between working from home and venturing out sporadically, I’ve lost all sense of time and place. The past week has been particularly confusing as I wandered about, … more
HONESDALE, PA — Every few years or so, the Borough of Honesdale—a quaint valley town, somewhat inconspicuous under the shadow of the Pocono and Catskill Mountains—gets a bit of … more
If you’ve ever seen an image of a snowflake under a microscope, you know how amazingly beautiful they are. Individually or in clusters, snowflakes rival any artwork created by … more
Is Hanukkah really the Jewish equivalent of Christmas? Growing up in a traditional suburban Jewish household circa 1960, I’m fairly sure that my sister and I both thought so, even though there … more
Well, happy holidays, ya’ll. Reporters will make the point, endlessly, that these holidays feel strange and hollow. Thanksgiving follows and concerns mount. Drop off food for the … more
Each year during the Narrowsburg Tree Lighting Parade, Mr. and Mrs. Claus look as though they stepped out of a storybook. As it turns out, there was no need to go to the North Pole. The storybook was … more
The snow has fallen and most folks have already completed their Christmas decorating and shopping. Families are wrapping presents and putting the final touches on the tree. Many flock to events like … more
As we prepare to celebrate another holiday, minds wander toward the ghosts of Christmas past. I can’t help but remember a time before Sullivan County became home. My sister Valerie is home … more
A community comes ‘all together now’ more
BARRYVILLE, NY Barryville United Methodist Church 3405 St. Rt. 97 845/557-6216 Christmas Eve: candlelight service, 5pm BEACH LAKE, PA St. Bernard's Catholic Church 300 Catholic … more
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Is your tree up, is your shopping done, are you wrapped and ready to go? The best part of this time of year is seeing old friends and family. On Saturday, my brother Teddy and I went to Queens to see … more
National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day MILFORD, PA — Pike County Hands of Hope will join with organizations and spiritual communities nationwide in commemorating “National … more
For 119 years, the National Audubon Society has led an important initiative known as the Christmas Bird Count (CBC)—an early winter bird census that has resulted in the establishment of a … more
MONTICELLO, NY — Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless is defined by its service to the community all year round, but especially during the holiday season. Director Kathy Kreiter said … more
‘Holidays Around the Globe’  MILFORD, PA — Croatian singer-songwriter Astrid Kuljanić and musicians of the Transatlantic Exploration Company will perform at the Milford … more
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