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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Community

In General

Waterfowl Field Trip planned March 26

SULLIVAN COUNTY — The Sullivan County Audubon Society is planning a Waterfowl Field Trip for ducks and other waterfowl, led by Ruth McKeon & Renee Davis, on Sunday, March 26.
Meet at 9 a.m. at the DEP parking lot near the traffic light in Grahamsville. We will car pool to where there is open ...read more


Health

Survivors of suicide loss support group to meet March 23

HONESDALE, PA - The Wayne/Pike Suicide Awareness Committee announces the March meeting to be held on Thursday, March 23 at Wayne Memorial Hospital, 601 Park Street, Honesdale, beginning at 7 p.m.
The meeting will take place in Conference Room #3, 2nd floor (take the Orange elevator “A”). ...read 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 ...read more


Education

Tri-Valley students put on Mock Town Hall

GRAHAMSVILLE — On Friday, March 3 Tri-Valley's 8th graders participated in a Mock Town Hall, which went back into the past to debate the issue of building the local reservoirs in our area.
The Town Hall was a collaboration with Tri-Valley 8th grade students and Columbia Secondary School 8th ...read more


Business

Dimeco declares cash dividend

Honesdale, PA - The Board of Directors of Dimeco, Inc. (OTC Pink: DIMC) recently declared a dividend of $.38 per share for the first quarter of 2017, which represents a dividend yield of 3.09 percent based on the closing stock price of $49.26 on March 9, 2017.
The dividend is payable on April ...read more


Family

Tyler & Brannigan engagement

Judith and Scott Brannigan of Swan Lake are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Brannigan of Swan Lake, to Brett Tyler of Bethel. He is the son of Donna and Edward Tyler of Bethel.
A graduate of Liberty High School, Miss Brannigan is employed as an art teacher at ...read more


Agriculture

Growing a local food system

UPPER DELAWARE RIVER REGION — Slow Money Delaware River will hold its second meeting on Thursday, March 30 from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Narrowsburg Union, 7 Erie Avenue, Narrowsburg.
Following a potluck supper, there will be a panel discussion focusing on "Food Systems Development, Entrepreneurship ...read more


College Notes

College Notes 3-3-2017

Students earn honors at Elmira College
ELMIRA— Elmira College released its Dean's List for Academic Achievement for the Fall 2016 Term, including these local students:
Zachory Park of Roscoe
Cheyanne Holwell of Swan Lakehttp://www.scdemocratonline.com/dashboard/news/index.aspx
The ...read more


Arts & Culture

‘Beauty & the Beast' will be at Liberty

LIBERTY — Liberty Performing Arts and the Liberty Music Department will present the Disney musical “Beauty and the Beast” on Friday March 24 at 7 p.m., and on Saturday, March 25 at 2:30 p.m. in the Liberty H. S. Da­vid Pane­baker Auditorium.
Featured performers are Cascio Fonseca (Beast), ...read more


Celebrations & Anniversaries

Liberty Central to hold ‘76-83 reunion

LIBERTY - The Liberty Central High School Class of 1980, in commemoration of their 37th class reunion, would like to invite the Classes of 1976-1983 to join them in celebrating with a Classic Weekend.
The weekend will be held Friday, July 14 - July 15.
Festivities will begin on Friday, ...read more


Parades

A parade St. Patrick would be proud of

Rock Hill's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade was a bitterly cold affair, with wind chills bringing temperatures below zero much of Saturday.
Yet the warmth radiating from both marchers and spectators carried the parade forward - along with the promise of hot soup, cold beer and corned beef in all ...read more


Awards & Milestones

Women's Bar to honor three attorneys

Walden - The Women's Bar Association of Orange and Sullivan Counties ("WBAOSC") will honor three of its members at its Annual Member Appreciation and Awards Dinner to be held on April 20, at the West Hills Country Club in Middletown.
Allison G. Cappella, Esq., of Jacobowitz & Gubits LLP, will ...read more


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