Universalists host service
BEACH LAKE, PA — The Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will host a 10:30 a.m. service, on Sunday, May 3, at the Berlin Township Community Center, in Beach Lake, Pa., to welcome its new members and reflect on our bonds and caring for each other. The service will be followed by a ...read more
National Guard announces promotions
LATHAM — Major General Patrick A. Murphy, The Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
Angelique Ramos from Swan Lake, serving with the 727th ...read more
Theater program gives students creative outlet
On a recent Tuesday evening, the Seelig Theater at SUNY Sullivan is bustling with activity. Students rehearse songs, help each other with costumes and go over dance moves. It doesn't seem to phase any of them that there is a full-sized pickup truck parked in the center of the stage.
The truck, ...read more
Timberland agents garner awards
MARGARETVILLE — Six Coldwell Banker Timberland Properties agents were honored for their sales achievements at the parent company's Gen Blue Conference held March 25-26 at Foxwoods in Connecticut.
Award-winning agents cited for their 2014 sales accomplishments were: Jill Ogden, International ...read more
Welcome to the world
HARRIS — Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris has announced the following recent births:
• A son, Kaden Walter Reverri, on April 13, to Erin M. and Brian J. Reverri, of Monticello;
• A daughter, Lily Grace Lynn Weathers, on April 13, to Emily Sanchez and Joshua Weathers, of ...read more
Taskforce for Pollinator Protection Plan
SULLIVAN COUNTY — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York State will establish an interagency taskforce to develop a Pollinator Protection Plan to promote the health and recovery of pollinator populations in New York State. Pollinators - which include various types of bees and ...read more
Erdman earns medal
ALFRED — Scott Erdman of Jeffersonville, who attends Alfred State, took third place in the diesel mechanic competition at the 2015 SkillsUSA New York State Leadership and Skills Conference Postsecondary Championship, held mainly on Alfred State's Wellsville campus. The March 28 event pitted 66 ...read more
Arts & Culture
Watercolor virtuosity at Big D
STARLIGHT, PA — The Big D Arts and Crafts League will feature the art work of its member Caroline Harrow of Livingston Manor for the month of May in the gallery at the Inn at Starlight Lake.
Harrow finds inspiration in the old barns and scenes that surround her.
“I hope in some way I'm ...read more
Celebrations & Anniversaries
UDC names awards recipients
NARROWSBURG — The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) will honor those who have enhanced the quality of life or protected the resources of the Upper Delaware River Valley at its 27th Annual Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 26.
Reservations at $26 per person are due by April 17 for the banquet ...read more
The ‘green stripe' leads the way in Jeffersonville
It may have rained, but nothing could dampen the Irish spirit in Jeffersonville on Saturday at the village's fourth annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. Co-hosted by the Jeffersonville Fire Department and the Ancient Order of Hibernians, the parade drew marchers and onlookers alike to turn the village ...read more
Awards & Milestones
DeFrank honored as NYS Elks VP
Story and Photos
On April 11th, Liberty Elks Lodge No. 1545 was chock full of dignitaries from nine Elks lodges in the New York East Central District.
With over a hundred guests, you couldn't avoid bumping into an Elk whose nametag identified him or her as a Officer or Trustee of their ...read more
Aglow meets March 9
LIBERTY — This month as we celebrate Mothers Day Liberty Aglow Lighthouse will be holding a Baby Shower for Sullivan County Pregnancy Support Center of Liberty. This will be held on Saturday May 9 at 9 a.m. at Lighthouse Ministries at 5 Triangle Road, Liberty.
The cost of the breakfast is $4. ...read more