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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Community

In General

Commission donates to seven Wayne County libraries

HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County Drug and Alcohol Commission (WCDAC) found a great way to offer vital information to our community. They teamed up with the Wayne County Public Libraries and donated $500 worth of books on topics ranging from parenting skills to recovery from alcohol and other drug ...read more


Health

Supporting families

LIBERTY - A free, educational opportunity for informal family caregivers is offered on Wednesday, October 5, with Supporting Families through Hospice & Palliative Care web seminar. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC)'s Caregiver Resource Center offers this program from 1 to 2 ...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

Evacuation drill planned

LIVINGSTON MANOR — On Thursday, October 6, Livingston Manor Central School will be conducting the Emergency Evacuation Drill as required by law and as part of the District Safety Plan.
This drill is important so that the school building can be evacuated safely and effectively in the event of a ...read more


Business

Dimeco declares dividend

HONESDALE, PA — The Board of Directors of Dimeco, Inc. (OTC Pink: DIMC) declared a dividend on September 15, 2016 of $0.38 per share to shareholders of record September 30, 2016. The dividend is payable on October 24, 2016, the anticipated date to release earnings for the third quarter of 2016. ...read more


Family

Welcome to the world

HARRIS — Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris has announced the following recent births
• A son, Sawyer Ray Peré, on August 17, to Sage Peré, of Monticello;
• A daughter, Hannah Sophia, on August 18, to Kristy Elizabeth and Andrew James McLeod, of Roscoe;
• A daughter, Izabella ...read more


Agriculture

Lackawaxen Farm Company offers subscriptions

HONESDALE, PA — Ever heard of a food hub? It's an aggregating and distribution service that broadens the traditional approach to Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) by providing people access to an abundance and variety of fresh produce and goods from regional family farms and ...read more


College Notes

Bayer named to President's List

Rachel Bayer, of Liberty, a student at SUNY Cortland, was named to the President's List for the Spring 2016 semester.
Bayer, a graduate of Liberty Central School District, is an Early Childhood/Childhood Education major.
To be eligible for the President's List, a student must be full-time ...read more


Arts & Culture

‘Shadows' in Narrowsburg

NARROWSBURG — “Shadows and the Other Side of Color,” an exhibit of photographs by Kit Jones, opens with a reception on Saturday, October 1 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Delaware Arts Center's Alliance Gallery in Narrowsburg. The exhibit will be on view through October 29.
“I take pictures of ...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.


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

Lighting 109 candles!!

Marie Zalesky celebrated her 109th birthday on Friday surrounded by friends and residents at the Roscoe Community Nursing Home, which was beautifully decorated with flowers, balloons, and purple cloths that matched Zalesky's birthday jacket. Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther and her aide Rachel ...read more


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