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TRR photo by Fritz Mayer

Josh Potosek, Sullivan County manager, left; Jane Hyman, former Sullivan Renaissance inter; Patrice Chester, deputy administrator of the Town of Thompson; and Linda Hazen, volunteer from the Town of Lumberland Parks and Recreation, were the panelists at the Sullivan Renaissance Winter Symposium.

Sullivan Renaissance kicks off year 19

FERNDALE, NY — Hundreds of volunteers turned out to the CVI Building in Ferndale on January 9 to learn about grant opportunities and related information, as Sullivan Renaissance kicked off its 19th season.

Executive director Denise Frangipane told the volunteers that because of them the organization has expanded its scope.

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Peace doves will mark the Woodstock 50th anniversary. 

County unveils peace doves

SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — As a way of marking the 50th Anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Art Festival in 2019, Sullivan County has arranged for the creation of 36 fiberglass doves to be stationed in locations throughout the county in the New Year. The doves are each about five-feet high and seven-feet long and have yet to be painted.

TRR photo by Fritz Mayer

On December 15, the weather in parts of the region was just cold enough to form some ice on the trees, but that gave way to record warmth and rain.

Welcome winter 2019

REGION — The solstice on December 21 marked the official beginning of winter, with temperatures in the region warmer than usual and with heavy precipitation. How will the rest of the season play out?

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Sullivan County legislators tour Weiss Dairy Farm with CCE in 2016.

Potential risks of agri-tourism

REGION, NY — Trends indicate that nature and agricultural tourism is on the rise in the Catskill region. However, warns the Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Agency, agri-tourism can be a financial risk.



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