HAWLEY, PA — The Wayne County Builders Association (WCBA) announced that Executive Officer Laurie Lourie has resigned from her position. Lourie began her career with WCBA over 21 years ago in a part-time role and was later promoted to the full-time position. In 1993, Lourie’s first year with the builders, the association’s membership totaled 38. As of May 2014, Wayne County serves over 170 members. Read more
LIBERTY, NY — Sullivan County Score will hold a free business workshop at Liberty Library, 189 N. Main St. on June 12. Sign-in is from 5:30 to 6 p.m. and presentations, Q & A and networking are from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Read more
The Dime Bank recently promoted Arlyce Degnan to the rank of assistant vice president. Degnan is responsible for inspiring the Lake Region team in Hawley, PA to provide customers and area residents with expert financial advice in a confidential manner. She is responsible for developing and maintaining residential, retail, and commercial customer relationships. She also oversees the branch operation. Read more
MIDDLETOWN, NY — The Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS), comprised of Catskill Regional Medical Center and Orange Regional Medical Center, announced Richard Carrico, as chief financial officer (CFO). Carrico is responsible for all finance planning and accounting operations, patient financial services, managed care and treasury management for the system. Read more
REGION — The Sullivan County Child Care Council, Inc. has determined a need for child care in the Monticello and Liberty areas, as well as in the Towns of Fallsburg and South Fallsburg.
There is a lack of child care available, especially for the 4 p.m. to midnight shift and weekend care, as well as a need for infant care and providers who accept subsidy payments through the Working Parents Program in these areas.
If you would like to become a provider, contact the council at 845/292-7166 for more information.
KINGSTON, NY — Following a year-long media campaign highlighting Delaware, Greene, Sullivan and Ulster counties as a tourist destination, the regionwide Catskill Association for Tourism Services (CATS) has announced dramatic increases to the organization’s overall web activity. Read more
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — CD Trips will launch a new service for patrons of Bethel Woods Pavilion Concerts in partnership with four Sullivan County restaurants. The Park Dine & Ride (PD&R) package is available to concert goers who dine at Crust Italian Eatery in Rock Hill, Dutch’s Tavern in Rock Hill, Cracolici’s on the Green in Liberty or White Sulphur Spring Inn in White Sulphur Springs. Read more
EQUINUNK, PA — Chapel Mountain Nursery is flourishing in Equinunk. Located next to Braman Methodist Church on Braman Road, the greenhouse and soon to be antique shop are owned by Peter Grunn and his partner Paul Wetzel. They sell plants that can thrive in the area, from hanging baskets, herbs and vegetable plants and many varieties of perennials, trees and shrubs. Read more
BETHEL, NY — American Sportsman Firearms, LLC officially opened on May 3 with several Sullivan County and Bethel dignitaries present. The retail store is located at 141 Fairweather Rd. in Swan Lake and is owned by Patrick Rotondo. The store has everything for the outdoor sportsman and avid shooter, specializing in handguns, long guns, all kinds of ammo and hunting supplies, target supplies, holsters, scopes, knives and bow supplies. You can buy, sell and trade. Always call before coming, 845/798-0365.
NEVERSINK, NY — Superior Building Supply will hold its annual Contractor Day and Sander Races on May 15 at 1 p.m. with vendor displays to show new products and the manufacturers’ representatives on hand to answer product or installation questions.
A barbeque and the sander races will start at 6 p.m. and run until the last racer stands in the winner’s circle with the gold. Read more