New Hope Community wins gold
LOCH SHELDRAKE — The New Hope Community basketball team of extraordinary athletes took home the gold medal for their division at the Special Olympics competition held on June 11 in Brockport.
Focusing on defense and running, the team of 10 trained twice per week since January. Having placed in ...read more
HONESDALE, PA — Dr. David Talenti, M.D., who recently joined the staff of Northeastern Gastroenterology Associates, P.C. in Honesdale, brings a wide expanse of medical education, expertise and unrivaled skill to what has become the premier gastroenterology practice in Northeastern ...read more
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 ...read more
Rock ‘n Roll Robots at SCCC
LOCH SHELDRAKE — Registration is now open for SUNY Sullivan's second-annual Computer Science Camp, “Rock ‘n Roll Robots - Design It, Build It, Make It Do Stuff!” for students entering grades 9 - 12 in the fall. The camp will be held on the college campus Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ...read more
Martin named Operations Manager
HONESDALE, PA — Stephens Pharmacy and Northeast Med-Equip is excited to announce that Karen Martin has joined the team as Operations Manager in their medical equipment group.
A lifelong resident of Wayne County, Martin is a graduate of Honesdale High School and Marywood University, where she ...read more
Welcome to the world
HARRIS — Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris has announced the following recent births:
• A son, Escher Optimus Miller, on June 7, to Cheyenne R. and Sean Zigmund, of Livingston Manor;
• A son, Oliver Daniel, on June 10, to Katrina and Alan Wingert Jr., of Youngsville;
• A ...read more
Farm plans workshop
CALLICOON CENTER — Apple Pond Farm and Renewable Energy Education Center will present A Lotta Ricotta - A Cheese making workshop from milking to making, on July 1st from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
This workshop will be a hands-on course where participants will be able to learn how to make Goat's Milk ...read more
Masten graduates Keystone
LA PLUME, PA — Keystone College celebrated its 145th commencement during ceremonies at the Pavilion at Montage, Scranton, on Saturday, May 14. Degrees were conferred upon 306 students and for the first time in college history, master's degrees were also conferred.
The following local student ...read more
Arts & Culture
‘Moonlight and magnolias' at SCDW
SOUTH FALLSBURG — Coming to the Rivoli Theatre, live on stage, is “Moonlight and Magnolias” presented by the Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop!
The year is 1939 and legendary film producer, David O. Selznick is weeks into shooting “Gone With The Wind” when he realizes the script is awful and the ...read more
Celebrations & Anniversaries
Kauneonga Block Party wows even organizers
KAUNEONGA LAKE - The inaugural Kauneonga Block Party on June 19 attracted a huge crowd to Kauneonga Lake, whose downtown streets were closed and turned into a pedestrian-friendly festival area.
More photos available to view at scdemocratpics.com.
Mild weather draws huge crowd to Jeff's holiday parade
JEFFERSONVILLE — Mild weather infused with holiday spirit attracted thousands of parade lovers from near and far to Jeffersonville's Main Street for the 21st Annual James Dworetsky Memorial Holiday Parade on Friday, November 27.
Over 90 floats, emergency vehicles, trucks big and small, fancy ...read more
Awards & Milestones
New member joins club
WOODRIDGE — The Kiwanis Club of Woodridge is proud to announce the installation of our newest member, Merryl Kaplan, of Woodridge.
Kaplan was inducted on May 19, by Hudson River West Lt. Governor, Barbara Ewanciu. Mrs. Kaplan was sponsored by Woodridge Kiwanian, Marie Quick. Merryl's ...read more