In a letter to Joe Martens, commissioner of the NY Department of Conservation (DEC), Dr. Nirav Shah, commissioner of the NY Department of Health (DOH), said his review of the health impacts of hydraulic fracturing would require a few more weeks to complete, which means a deadline regarding the SGEIS will be pushed back. Read more
On February 12, 2013, the New York State Police announce the arrest of DAVID MONSERRATE-TORRES, age 25, CHAZ WALKER, age 27, and ROBERT OJEDA, age 21, all of Bronx, NY, for two counts criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree and unlawful possession of marijuana. Read more
Girls ages 6–12 celebrate Women’s History Month. Join the Wayne County Public Library to learn about strong, smart girls from America’s past. Learn the custom of a “proper tea,” create a masterpiece from the past and enjoy delicious refreshments from various times in history. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org, 570/253-1220.
St. Mark's Lutheran Church, soup & chili fundraiser, 11am-4pm. Eat in or take out.
Shohola Twp. Volunteer Fire & Rescue Annual February Thaw Chicken BBQ, 4-7pm. Tickets: $10. 570/559-7525.
Sullivan County BOCES Rubin Pollock Center – Career & Tech Dining Room, 8-9am. 845/807-0385.