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Wednesday, January 16, 2019


In General

State Parks and DEC remind snowmobilers to ride safely

NEW YORK STATE - The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) remind snowmobilers to ride responsibly while enjoying the state's abundant snowmobiling opportunities.
“Recent snowfall has created good conditions more


Hamlin Family Health Center Increases Walk-in Provider Coverage

HONESDALE, PA - “The demand for walk-in services has increased both locally and nationally as patients seek the convenience of same day, on-demand care for conditions such as colds, minor cuts and allergic reactions,” stated Frederick Jackson, executive director, Wayne Memorial Community Health 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 more


Monticello Music Students to participate in Annual Jazz Festival

MONTICELLO - The following students will be participating in the Annual Liberty Jazz Festival in the Liberty Middle School Gymnasium on Saturday February 2nd, 2019 at 7pm (snow date Sunday February 3rd).
The festival will feature High School and Middle School jazz ensembles from Liberty and more


Orange Bank & Trust moves operations to new Thornwoodbranch

MIDDLETOWN - The Board of Directors and CEO Michael Gilfeather of Orange Bank & Trust are pleased to announce the opening of its full-service Thornwood branch at 859 Franklin Avenue in Thornwood, NY.
“We are proud to continue to serve the Mount Pleasant community with our new branch in more


Welcome to the world!

• Latoya and Roy Penn-Cosertino of Hurleyville announce the birth of a daughter, Allison Jeffena Rose Penn-Cosertino, born December 4, 2018, at the Seelig Division of the Catskill Medical Center in Harris.
• Kayla Bayles of Sullivan announce the birth of a daughter, Hayden Bayles, who was born more


Youth Animal Science Programs Feature Dogs, Poultry

LIBERTY - Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC) announces two new 4-H animal science program opportunities that encourage youth (age 5-18) to reach personal goals and develop skills that add value to their animal projects. Programs are held at the Extension Education Center on 64 more

College Notes

Johaneman graduates Pharmacy College

Robert C. Johaneman, son of Robert M. Johaneman and Christie Skope graduated May, 2018 from Albany College of Pharmacy. He resides in Livingston Manor and is employed by Hudson Regional Long Term Care Pharmacy in Middletown, NY. Robert is the grandson of Deborah and Robert Johaneman.

Arts & Culture

Catskill Art Society Group Exhibit, Feb. 2

LIVINGSTON MANOR - Catskill Art Society will present a group exhibition with artists Mermer Blakeslee, Dale Emmart, Theresa Hackett, and Margot McLean at the CAS Art Center at 48 Main St. Livingston Manor, NY on Saturday, February 2. The exhibition will be on view Saturday, February 2 - Saturday, more

Celebrations & Anniversaries

60th Anniversary of the Fallsburg High School Building

Some Fallsburg High School alumni that came back to teach at the FCSD are shown holding a banner that commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Fallsburg High School Building. The first class in the building entered in September 1958. In the photo left to right are Ms. Yadira Granados, Mrs. Elisa 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

Alan Seidman to be honored

NEWBURGH - HOSPICE of Orange and Sullivan Counties, Inc. is proud to announce the honoring of long-time Hospice friend and supporter Mr. Alan Seidman. Seidman, Executive Director of Construction Contractors Association of the Hudson Valley will receive accolades at the Hospice Annual Spring Fling more

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