Food & conversation at Callicoon Creek Park, 3pm, free. Bring a dish to share that incorporates at least one ingredient sold by any of our vendors. Also bring a plate, utensils, napkin, cup, beverage & blanket/lawn chair. 845/292-6180, ext. 115.
Bus leaves behind Provident Bank 8:45am, leaves casino 3:30pm to Crossings Premium Outlets, $40 incl. $25 free play & $10 food. Benefits diabetes organization. 845/434-9064.
Blues combining guitar & harmonica at Tusten Theatre, 8pm, $30. RSVP: 845/252-7272.
Tusten Theatre, Allen Brothers Band 2pm, Jesse Blumberg & the Voxare String Quartet performing Ricky Ian Gordon's "Green Sneakers" 5pm, $20. RSVP: 845/252-7272.
Jazz & blues vocals at Tusten Theatre, 8pm, $27. RSVP: 845/252-7272.
Pine Mill Community Hall, noon-3pm, free-will offering. 845/224-4876.
Singer & acoustic guitarist Bryan Gordon performs at Phillipsport Community Center, 7pm, $2. 845/210-4303.
The hamlet that has been hit by repeated flooding over the past decade was hit again on September 18, as torrential rains moved through the area. This time it was Cattail Creek coming down from Shandelee mountain that caused the problems. Two homes in Livingston Manor were rendered unlivable, and others were seriously damaged.
With the Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashanah here already, once again I pause to reflect. The next 10 days, leading up to Yom Kippur, are important, not only to me, but to millions of Jews around the world. It seems like only yesterday that I wrote a bit about this subject, and my inner voice cried out with trite expressions. The mere fact that “time flies” and “waits for no man” are true, I suppose, and although I celebrate the New Year, I’m also taking stock of what has transpired over the last 12 months, some of which (like life itself) has been a bit icky. Read more