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May 2013

Howard Becker Exhibition tour

June 2, 2013

Juan Espino presents a tour through the Howard Becker Exhibition at The Wayne County Historical Society as part of "Sunday at the Museum," 2pm. Reduced admission. 570/253-3240,

Monticello man arrested for public assistance fraud

Monticello police in conjunction with the Sullivan county welfare fraud investigation unit arrested Brendan W. Bellamy (41) of Monticello on Thursday 5/9/13. Bellamy was charged with felonies for grand larceny in the 4th degree, offering a false instrument for filing in the 1st degree and welfare fraud in the 4th degree.  Read more

Three arrested in Monticello gang assault

Monticello police arrested three persons on Thursday 5/23/13 as part of an ongoing investigation into a reported gang assault upon a 36 year-old Monticello man that occurred on Wednesday 5/1/13 at 10:45 pm in a residence on high street in the village of Monticello.  Read more

Man arrested for smashing video gaming machine

Monticello police arrested Mark A. Soldo (42) of Jackson heights, NY on Saturday 5/25/13. Soldo was charged with felony criminal mischief in the 3rd degree. On Saturday 5/4/13 Soldo intentionally struck a VGM machine at the Monticello Casino and Raceway breaking the glass screen of the machine.  Read more

Hysterical Society Variety Show

June 21, 2013

The Wayne County Historical Society holds “First Annual Hysterical Society Variety Show” at The Cooperage, 8-10pm. Emcee Bob Mermell will present an evening of entertainment by local talent. All you can eat dessert buffet. Cost: $20 in advance for historical society members, and $25 for non-members and at the door. 570/253-3240 or visit

Historical society’s annual banquet

June 12, 2013

The Pike County Historical Society holds annual banquet at The Riverview Inn, 6pm. Guest speaker: author Mina Samuels. Cost: $50, includes salad, dinner and dessert. Cocktail hour includes a short meeting and election of officers between 6 and 7pm and dinner seating is at 7pm. Reservations are required, call 570/296-8126 or email

Port Jervis Free Library vote for operating budget and trustee election

June 6, 2013

The annual vote for the Port Jervis Free Library's 2013/2014 operating budget and trustee election will be held at the library, 12 noon-8pm. Residents of the Port Jervis City School District who are registered to vote may participate in this election. Absentee ballots can be requested at the library. 845/856-7313.

Professional Women of Sullivan County scholarship dinner

June 19, 2013

The Professional Women of Sullivan County will hold their annual scholarship dinner at Bernie’s Holiday Restaurant. Cocktail party with a cash bar at 6pm, followed by dinner at 6:30pm. Cost: $35, includes tax and tip. RSVP: or 845/791-4501.

Gasland Part II film screening

June 8, 2013

Callicoon Theater, 10:30am. Film will be followed by Q&A with director Josh Fox. Admission is free but reservations are required. Donations at the door are appreciated. Reservations:, or

Kidzstock in Honesdale

June 1, 2013

A day to enjoy family, faith & friends at Honesdale High School Sports Complex, 11am-4pm. Presented by Creative Beginnings Learning Center, a ministry of the Free Methodist Community Church. Admission: $5 per child and $3 per adult (children 1 & under are free). Rock wall, pony rides, inflatable obstacle course, tractor rides, sensory tent, live entertainment, Army vehicles & more. 570/253-1404.