At its first meeting of the 2013-14 school year on September 12, the Eldred Central School Board of Education thanked the school’s teachers for sacrificing pay raises in the near term for the long-term good of the school and its students. District Superintendent Robert M. Dufour announced that a memorandum of understanding (MOU) outlining the teachers’ salary deferments would serve as an amendment to the teachers’ current contract. Read more
On the anniversary of a tragic event, an appropriate highlight at the September 11 town board meeting in Lumberland was an unusual emergency medical services (EMS) incident report by fire department president and EMS captain Ann Steimle. Read more
The Town of Lumberland Cultural Series presents "A Twist of Classic Music with Sax & Guitar" at the Lumberland Town Hall, 3pm. Featuring Joseph Murphy on saxophone and Matthew Slotkin on guitar. Tickets at the door: adults $10, children $5. Http://townoflumberland.org.
Pond Eddy United Methodist turkey dinner at the Lumberland Town Hall, 4-7pm. Adults $12, child 3-10 $6. Takeouts available. 845/856-8280.
Firefighters got a new contract on August 28, but Lumberland Fire Department President Ann Schulte Steimle said that the first she’d heard its details was upon Supervisor Nadia Rajsz reading the document earlier that evening. Read more
Pond Eddy United Methodist pot roast dinner at the Lumberland Town Hall, 4-7pm. Takeouts available. Adults $12, children (3-10) $6. 845/856-6004.
Fresh pasta and meatball dinner at the Lumberland Senior Citizen Center, 4-7pm. Adults $10, children 5 to 10 $5. 845/856-8600.
“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