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Sunday, February 19, 2017


In General

To veterans, with a whole lotta love

No less than 2,100 Valentine's cards were created this year for veterans around the region, thanks to Sullivan County's schoolkids. Coordinated annually by the Sullivan County Veterans Service Agency, this year's Valentines for Vets ensured that every veteran in local nursing homes and the Castle more


Western Sullivan Public Library offers 'Food, Longevity and The Power of the Green Smoothie'

NARROWSBURG - Come join local resident and Holistic Nutritionist, Talia Segal Fidler for a lecture and demonstration on Food, Longevity and The Power of the Green Smoothie. The lecture will take place at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library on Saturday, February 25th more

Military Notes

Ratner completes US Army basic training

LIVINGSTON MANOR — Travis M. Ratner, a 2015 graduate of Livingston Manor Central School and president of the Class of 2015, completed United States Army Basic Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri on March 24, 2016.
Travis earned the medals of Grenade Marksman and Carbine Sharpshooter. Travis more


Eldred Central School District Board of Education vacancy

ELDRED - Due to the expiring term of Board Member Douglas Reiser, there will be a vacancy on the Eldred Central School Board of Education. This five year term will run from July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2022.
This is an exciting time at the Eldred Central School. Course offerings and extra more


Jeffersonville Bancorp Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings of $1,026,000 and Full Year Earnings of $5,118,000; Declares Quarterly Dividend

JEFFERSONVILLE - Jeffersonville Bancorp, Inc. (announced today fourth quarter net income of $1,026,000 or $0.24 per share compared to $1,171,000 or $0.28 per share for the same quarter in 2015. The decrease in quarterly net income was primarily due to an increase in occupancy expense of $167,000 more


Ackermann-Rutledge engagement

Donna and the late Douglas Ackermann of Cochecton announce the engagement of their daughter, April Ackermann, to Matthew Rutledge.
The groom-elect is the son of Garry and Clara Rutledge of Rutledgedale, PA.
The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Sullivan West High School. She earned an more


Frost Valley YMCA is Awarded a $500 Grant for Pollinator Patch Program

CLARYVILLE — Farm Credit Northeast AgEnhancement Program has generously awarded Frost Valley YMCA with a $500 grant to be used to underwrite the 2017 Farm Leaders Project at Frost Valley's Farm Camp, a program that is set on 515 acres, where children learn to care for animals, cultivate and harvest more

College Notes

College Notes - January 31, 2017

Roberto earns scholarship to Alfred

ALFRED — Magnus Roberto of Bloomingburg has been awarded a $29,120 "Presidential Scholarship" to attend Alfred State. Roberto is slated to graduate in 2017 from Pine Bush High School and intends to enroll in the cyber security (BTech) program.
The more

Arts & Culture

Connor Garvey returns to the Cooperage

HONESDALE, PA - Please join Riverfolk Concerts at The Cooperage in Honesdale on Sunday, March 5 at 3 p.m. as we welcome back Connor Garvey back to The Cooperage with special guests the Well Bottomers! Connor is recording a new album, and we will get the opportunity to hear some of his newest more

Celebrations & Anniversaries

Chanukah in Woodbourne

Woodbourne - During the recent holiday, Rabbi Mordechai Jungreis of Congregation Bnai Israel in Woodbourne enjoyed a moment with his grandchildren after lighting the Chanukah menorah. The synagogue is located on Route 52 in Woodbourne, and welcomes everyone. Contact for more


A great day for a parade

ROCK HILL — It was a special day in Rock Hill on Saturday as the Sullivan County Volunteer Firefighters Association (SCVFA) held their 88th Annual Parade hosted by Rock Hill Fire Department.
As usual, hundreds of community members greeted and applauded the marchers, anxious to let our more

Awards & Milestones

Upper Delaware Council seeks nominations for 29th annual awards by March 15

NARROWSBURG - The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) is accepting public nominations through March 15 for its 29th Annual Awards Ceremony to be held on April 23 at Central House Family Resort in Beach Lake, PA.
“These awards are intended to honor the contributions that individuals, more

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