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Wednesday, May 23, 2018


In General

Introducing … the Five-Star Care Center at Sunset Lake

LIBERTY- Legislators and staff of the Sullivan County Adult Care Center recently gathered under sunny skies to celebrate the new name, logo and branding of the facility, now known as the Care Center at Sunset Lake (CCASL).
Drawing upon the name of the town road and County-owned lake which sit more


Engage at Every Age: Senior Expo Celebrates Older Americans Month

MONTICELLO — Every May, the Administration on Aging, part of the Administration for Community Living, leads our nation's observance of Older American's Month. The 2018 theme, Engage at Every Age, emphasizes that you are never too old (or young) to take part in activities that can enrich your more

Military Notes

Polomcean graduates Boot Camp

SOUTH CAROLINA — Austin Polomcean graduated from Boot Camp in Great Lakes, Illinois on November 9, 2017, Div. 001. He graduated top 5 in his division.
A June 2017 graduate of Tri-Valley, he is the son of Aaron Polomcean of Long Eddy and Melanie Hornbeck of Grahamsville.
Polomcean is now at more


Sullivan County School Boards Association's Annual Meeting Honors Local Educators

BLOOMINGBURG - On May 30th, the Sullivan County School Boards Association (SCSBA) will hold its Annual Dinner Meeting at the Eagle's Nest in Bloomingburg. The meeting will be attended by school board members, superintendents, school administrators, teachers, and local school districts.
Each more


Employees of The Dime Bank Honored for Generous Giving

HONESDALE, PA - Participating Dime Bank employees were recognized by the United Way with the Award of Excellence for their generous commitment to helping those in need. For 2018, The Dime Bank has a total of 34 employees who have pledged over $13,000.00 in payroll contributions. These funds have more


Miss Neumann to wed Mr. Garigliano this fall

Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Neumann of Jeffersonville, New York are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Janine Neumann to John Garigliano son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Garigliano of Grahamsville, New York.
Ms. Neumann, a graduate of SUNY Oneonta, is a teacher at Livingston Manor Central more


Farming with Kids starting May 5

CALLICOON CENTER - Apple Pond Farm gears the weekly Saturday event “Farming with Kids” to children of all ages. The event, which is from May 5 to September 29 takes place from 10 to 11 a.m. is hands-on and a chance to introduce children to the wonders of a working farm. Children do some real farm more

College Notes

2018 locals graduate from Misericordia University

DALLAS, PA - The following are local Misericordia University students who applied and were eligible to participate in the spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 12th, 2018:
Victoria Avidano, Bloomingburg, Nursing, BSN; Alexa Buday, Cochecton, Health Science (BS)/Occupational Therapy (MS), more

Arts & Culture

WSPL Announces Free & Easy Line Dance Lessons

CALLICOON - Come have a Boot Scootin' Good Time! Join local resident and long time line dance instructor, Jean Price for a fun, free and friendly series of Line Dance Classes. Line Dances are low-impact, choreographed dances with a repeated series of steps that are performed simultaneously by a more

Celebrations & Anniversaries

Laurie Granville Celebrates 38 Years of Caring and Success at AMSkier Insurance

HAWLEY - The Skier family is proud to announce that Laurie Granville has celebrated her 38th anniversary with AMSkier. Well known and highly respected by AMSkier camp leaders, Laurie is a Senior Accounting and Service Director, working directly with camps on accounting issues.
“The personal more


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 more

Awards & Milestones

Sullivan Renaissance awards grants to 14 businesses

FERNDALE - Sullivan Renaissance recently awarded over $30,000 in grants and other resources to 14 Sullivan County businesses as part of the 2018 Business Assistance Grant Program. The program offers both financial and technical assistance to businesses interested in enhancing their curb appeal more

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