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Monday, April 6, 2020

Community

In General

Upper Delaware Litter Sweep postponed

NARROWSBURG - Due to directives on both sides of the river against gatherings and non-essential travel to help slow the spread of coronavirus, the Upper Delaware Litter Sweep scheduled for April 22-25 cannot proceed as originally envisioned.
People wishing to actively honor the spirit of the ...read more


Health

Urgent Care opens in Honesdale

With a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, April 1, Dr. Roman Matlaga and his staff opened Lake Region Urgent Care at its new home in Honesdale, PA at 273 Grandview Ave. (Route 6). Pictured from the left, the staff includes registered radiological technologists Gina Mastroianni, RT(R) and Tammy Lynne ...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

Fallsburg High School hosts CCE's ‘Healthy Cooking Again'

FALLSBURG - For the past two years, Fallsburg High School's after-school program has held cooking classes given by Ms. SueAnn Boyd of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County (CCE). Her purpose has been to introduce healthy foods cooked with healthy recipes. Because of a revised ...read more


Business

Dimeco, Inc. declares cash dividend

HONESDALE, PA - On March 19, The Board of Directors of Dimeco, Inc. (OTC Pink: DIMC) declared a dividend of $.33 per share for the first quarter of 2020, which represents a dividend yield of 3.57% based on the closing stock price of $36.99. The dividend is payable on April 23, 2020, to shareholders ...read more


Family

Welcome to the world!

• Kristina Marie Brighton & Ralph Matthis Torelli Jr. of Bloomingburg announce the birth of a daughter, Amelia Rose Torelli, born March 9, 2020, at the Seelig Division of the Catskill Medical Center in Harris.
• Kelly Forbes Avery & Robert Avery of Jeffersonville announce the birth of a ...read more


Agriculture

Growing Garlic For Fun Or Profit Workshop

HONESDALE, PA - Fall will soon be here! Before you tuck the garden in for winter, consider planting garlic.
Come and learn all about “Growing Garlic for Fun or Profit” on September 11 from 6 - 7:30 p.m. at the Wayne County Extension Office, 648 Park Street, Suite E, Honesdale, PA.
In this ...read more


College Notes

Lepes earns Dean's List

CORTLAND — Jordan Lepes, a resident of Glen Spey, was named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2019 semester at The State University of New York at Cortland. Students must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average to qualify for Dean's List.
A 2017 graduate of Eldred Central School, Lepes is the ...read more


Arts & Culture

Zac Brown Band cancels tour

BETHEL - The Zac Brown Band has made the very difficult decision to not move forward with all remaining 2020 tour dates, including a performance at Bethel Woods that was to be held on June 25.
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is continuously monitoring the COVID-19 situation. Please visit ...read more


Celebrations & Anniversaries

Sullivan BOCES Honors Veterans

LIBERTY - On November 7, Sullivan BOCES honored veterans from across Sullivan County with a free breakfast at the Rubin Pollack Education Center in Liberty.
This special day welcomed veterans of all ages to show appreciation for their service to our nation. Students and staff worked hard to ...read more


Parades

Boo in the 'Boro

WURTSBORO — Ghost and ghouls filled the streets of Wurstboro as the Wurtsboro Board of Trade held their annual Halloween festival.
Children and adults paraded around town in their unique costumes before the big costume contest. Many local artists painted the windows of businesses along Sullivan ...read more


Awards & Milestones

Fallsburg Hall of Fame welcomes three inductees

FALLSBURG - At the FCSD Board of Education Meeting on March 4, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Ivan Katz announced the selection of three FCSD graduates for the Fallsburg Hall of Fame (HOF): Dr. Louis Lemberger from Class of 1954; Jammiene S, Studley, J.D., Class of 1968, and Dr. Myra Young ...read more


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