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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Community

In General

WJFF provides cure for cabin fever at The Western

CALLICOON — The Western Inn and Supper Club was the place to be on Saturday night thanks to WJFF's Mid-Winter Bash, which offered music, food and a fun evening for all in attendance.
“We haven't had a fundraiser in winter months for a long time, so we thought we'd give everyone a reason to come ...read more


Health

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 ...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

Stormwater training to be held March 22

liberty - The Sullivan County Soil & Water Conservation District will be holding a training seminar for Stormwater Erosion & Sediment Control Management.
This seminar is directed towards contractors and developers who will be disturbing soil of one acre or more.
It will be held on ...read more


Business

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 ...read more


Family

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 ...read more


Agriculture

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 ...read 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 ...read more


Arts & Culture

Two more concerts announced at Bethel

BETHEL - Two more concerts have been announced for the summer series at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts.
John Mellencamp with special guests Emmylou Harris and Carlene Carter will perform their show, “Sad Clowns and Hillbillies Tour” on Friday, July 7.
The tickets will go on sale this Friday ...read 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 RabbiJungreisww@gmail.com for ...read more


Parades

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 ...read 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, ...read more


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