Food vendors, games, rides & entertainment in Morningside Park, 12noon park opens, police demonstrations 1-2pm, ceremonial events 2-3:30pm, Main St. Dance Group 3:30-4pm, David & Julie Block music 4-5pm, The Rausch Brothers perform 7-10pm, fireworks at nightfall. 845/434-8810, ext. 1.
Aglow Int'l Liberty Lighthouse breakfast meeting at United Reformed Church, 9am, $4. Guest speaker: Eileen Brey. All welcome. 845/439-3794.
"So Many Brave Men: A History of the Minisink Ford" at D&H Canal Park Visitor's Center, 7:30pm, $5 Neversink Valley Museum non-members. Refreshments. 845/754-8870.
Lynx at River Bend County Club, 9am shotgun start, $80 Lynx members, $100 non-members. Includes green fees, cart, continental breakfast, gifts, prizes, lunch, course refreshments. RSVP: 845/856-7100 or 570/982-9042.
All day river float combining art, outdoor recreations, music, local food & discussions about our water & food sheds; refreshments w/ Damascus Citizens, 12noon-2pm; sound & art installations, community float & discussions, 2-5pm; SkyDog Supper Club & community potluck at Tusten town hall, 6-10pm. SlowFloat.org or 845/252-3518.
Pond Eddy United Methodist Church annual barbeque at Lumberland town hall, 4-7pm, adults $10, ages 3-10 $5. Take-out avail.
Washington, D.C. – After President Obama today officially certified the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand issued the following statement: Read more
State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I - Mt. Hope) today announced his legislation to protect judges, (S.2143D) was signed into law by Governor Cuomo. Read more
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that he has signed legislation to significantly reduce the regulatory burdens placed on farm wineries by the State Liquor Authority (SLA). This bill would implement several of the recommendations made by the New York State Wine Grape Task Force in its December 2008 report to the Commissioner of the Department of Agriculture and Markets. Read more