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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Community

In General

Kidnastics, Tai Chi to Start at Janice Center

JEFFERSONVILLE - The Janice Center in Jeffersonville will be offering its popular Kidnastics program beginning Friday, October 26 and running six weeks through December 7. The class is for ages 4-6 and is scheduled from 4-4:45 p.m. on Fridays. The CAT bus from Sullivan West elementary school stops ...read more


Health

Catskill Regional Medical Center Supports Sullivan County Workplace Wellness Summit on Oct. 26

HARRIS - Catskill Regional Medical Center is proud to announce the upcoming Sullivan County Workplace Wellness Summit being held on Friday, October 26, at 5 New Hope Community Drive located in Loch Sheldrake, NY.
The program will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This one-day training is a ...read more


Military Notes

Civil Air Patrol Cadets go Flying!

BETHEL - September 22 dawned with fog and mist but by 11 a.m. the visibility had improved and the clouds had lifted to allow seven cadets from the Sullivan County Cadet Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) to fly in a Cessna 172.
As part of their membership, CAP cadets get five flights in the ...read more


Education

Donations needed for the George L. Cooke Elementary School Backpack Program

MONTICELLO - Help support the George L. Cooke's backpack program! We need non perishable food item donations.
Please drop off at George Cooke Elementary School, 69 Richardson Ave., Monticello, Attn: Joanna Dutcher.
Please check expiration dates and thank you for all of your support!


Business

Dimeco, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend

HONESDALE, PA - The Board of Directors of Dimeco, Inc. (OTC Pink: DIMC) declared a dividend on September 20, of $0.28 per share to shareholders of record October 1. The dividend is payable on October 24, 2018, the anticipated date to release earnings for the third quarter of 2018. This dividend is ...read more


Family

Welcome to the world!

• Christina Simerson and Richard Ebneter of Walden announce the birth of a son, Brayden Patrick Simerson, born October 1, 2018, at the Seelig Division of the Catskill Medical Center in Harris.
• Miranda Stickle and Anthony Mitchell Sr. of Lake Huntington announce the birth of a son, Eli Joseph ...read more


Agriculture

October is Farm to School Month!

SULLIVAN COUNTY - October is National Farm to School Month. For four weeks, millions of schools, families, and communities around the country celebrate the movement that connects children to fresh, healthy food and supports local agricultural economies; Sullivan County is no exception!
In ...read more


College Notes

SUNY Orange announces May 2018 Graduates

MIDDLETOWN - Dr. Kristine Young, president of SUNY Orange, has announced that the College awarded associate's degrees and academic certificates to 526 students who completed their courses of study during the Spring semester.
The College's May 2018 graduates hailed from five counties in New York ...read more


Arts & Culture

Orange County Arts Council announces 2018 Art Awards on Nov. 2

NEWBURGH - The Orange County NY Arts Council presents an evening dedicated to honoring professionals in the arts who have made significant contributions to the cultural life of our County and beyond. The honorees are Howard Shore, an Academy Award-winning composer from Tuxedo Park, Jonnie ...read more


Celebrations & Anniversaries

Celebrating 55 years together

Tom and Barbara Trask of Roscoe, NY celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday, October 12th. They were married in Lake Ariel, PA on October 12, 1963.


Parades

Honey Bee Festival increases respect for the species

The late Borscht Belt comedian Rodney Dangerfield used to complain that he never got any respect.
Well, after a third annual Narrowsburg Honey Bee Festival, it looks like honeybees are getting a little more respect through educational programs and the beekeeper vendors who are a key component of ...read more


Awards & Milestones

Sullivan County Distinguished Citizen Award BBQ and Bonfire on Oct. 25

BETHEL - The Sullivan County Distinguished Citizen Award BBQ and Bonfire will take place Thursday, October 25 at 6 p.m. at the Catskill Distilling Company in Bethel.
A Lifetime Achievement Award will be granted to Gary Schmidt, chairman of Schmidt's Wholesale, Inc. The Distinguished Citizen ...read more


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