“We have a severe drug problem,” Darnelle Prunka told the Lumberland Town Board last week, referring to the community at large. Read more
The Lumberland Town Board on July 24 honored town resident and long-time civic activist Ann Danuff, who died on July 11, at the age of 83. Read more
After a lively discussion, the Lumberland Town Board on July 24 decided to table its anticipated approval of the town’s emergency plan. Read more
The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a one-car fatal accident that occurred on July 6 in the Town of Lumberland. At approximately 4:30 p.m., a 1996 Honda Civic driven by Joshua Crespo, 18, of Port Jervis, was traveling northbound on County Route 31 near Glen Spey, when it ran off the road and struck a utility pole. Read more
Pond Eddy United Methodist Church chicken BBQ at the Lumberland Town Hall, 4-7pm. Cost: $12 adults, $6 children 3-10. Takeouts available. 845/856-6004.
Lumberland Fire Department annual chicken BBQ at the Lumberland Firehouse, 4-7pm. Cost: adults $12, children under 10 $6. Takeouts available. 845/856-6180.
Town of Lumberland 4th of July parade, 12 noon. Parade route from the Lumberland Firehouse to the Town Hall. Followed by Family Fun Day at Circle Park. Food, games, activities. Free admission. 845/856-8600.
Town officials say the operators of the Rio Dam are working on an upgrade to the dam’s generators, running heavy equipment over dam approach roads without making permit applications or any notification to Lumberland or the neighboring Town of Deerpark. Read more
Celebrate Father's Day at the Glen Spey Town Hall, 8am-12 noon. Serving eggs, bacon, pancakes, juice, coffee and more. Cost: $7 for adults, $3 for kids under 12. 845/856-1650.
Fresh pasta and meatball dinner at the Lumberland Senior Center, 4-7pm, doors open at 3:30pm. Cost: adults $10, children 5 to 10 $5.