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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Community

In General

Manchester Library's first monthly book sale of the new season

EQUINUNK, PA - Manchester Community Library in Equinunk will hold its monthly Book Sale on Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 9 a.m. to noon.
Every third Saturday of the month, the library discounts its already remarkably low prices another notch so that more books may find their way into readers' ...read more


Health

The GOT Year in Review

REGION - Like everyone, Growing Older Together (GOT) faced unprecedented challenges this past year. To comply with health and government guidelines, the organization made frequent modifications to its procedures so that volunteers could fulfill the GOT mission of providing services to area ...read more


Military Notes

Census takers beginning local visits on August 11

MONTICELLO - If you haven't yet completed the 2020 Census form for your Sullivan County address, expect a knock on your door from a Census worker in a few weeks. Non-Response Follow Up, where Census Bureau employees go door-to-door for households that haven't self-responded through one of the three ...read more


Education

PBIS keeps spirits soaring at FCSD

FALLSBURG - During the past year at FCSD the Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) Program has continued holding special events every month to honor students and staff in both school buildings for positive behavior in and outside the classroom.
Each month of the school year has a ...read more


Business

Honesdale Borough's “Six-Year Revitalization Plan”

HONESDALE, PA - A 2020 LSA-Monroe County grant provided grant funding for Greater Honesdale Partnership (GHP) to hire a Downtown Honesdale Revitalization Consultant. After ten months of surveying the community, the finalized Revitalization Plan was approved by the GHP Board of Directors on March 3 ...read more


Family

Welcome to the world!

• Monique Taylor & Demetrius Calhoun of Monticello announce the birth of a daughter, Cali Nova Calhoun, born March 26, 2021, at the Seelig Division of the Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills in Harris.
• Stephanie Saloh & James Steinberg Jr. of Monticello announce the birth of a son, Logan ...read more


Agriculture

Sullivan County will be accepting Agricultural District Applications

Also will be reviewing currently-included parcels

MONTICELLO - Sullivan County is about to enter its annual 30-day window to accept applications to include viable agricultural land into the County's Agricultural Districts. At the same time, the County will be conducting its eight-year review ...read more


College Notes

Puerschner graduates from SUNY New Paltz

NEW PALTZ — Kevin J. Puerschner graduated on December 28, 2020, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from SUNY New Paltz.
Prior to his college graduation, Kevin completed a power distribution research program through the University of Tennessee. Kevin, a 2017 Sullivan ...read more


Arts & Culture

The Museum at Bethel Woods fosters fun and accessibility through Sensory-Friendly Museum Days

Held the second Saturday of each month for guests with autism and other complex developmental disabilities

BETHEL - Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, located at the historic site of the 1969 Woodstock festival, is pleased to announce their new initiative, Sensory-Friendly Days at The Museum. ...read more


Celebrations & Anniversaries

Happy birthday Katherine and Dorothy!

Celebrations are better together! Sisters Katherine (Kay) Bossert, at left, is turning 93 on April 4th and Dorothy (Dottie) Williams, at right, is turning 91 on April 7th. Happy birthday ladies!


Parades

Motorcycle ride thanks law enforcement

Motorcycle groups and independent riders from throughout Sullivan County and beyond gathered at Lorenzo's Bistro in Jeffersonville on Saturday afternoon for a group ride up to Callicoon in order to show support for law enforcement officials.
“It was a pretty decent day all around,” said rider ...read more


Awards & Milestones

Joseph Conway named Auto Care Association and National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) World Class Technicians

BETHESDA, MD -Joseph Conway of Liberty, an automotive technology instructor at the State University of New York at Delhi, was named this month a recipient of the prestigious World Class Technician award by The Auto Care Association in partnership with the National Institute for Automotive Service ...read more


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