Lumberland Senior Citizens trip to Mount Airy Casino & Resort. Cost: $30. $25 free slot play, $10 in food coupon. 845/856-1464.
In a unanimous vote, two “grandfathered” parcels of land were approved for development by the Lumberland Town Board on March 13. Read more
Town of Lumberland officials on February 13 approved a resolution supporting the restoration of a countywide board of supervisors to replace the current county legislature. Read more
Lumberland Senior Center trip to Mohegan Sun Pocono Downs. Bus leaves from senior center parking lot, 10:30am. Cost: $30 p/p, deposit of $15 at sign up. Includes $25 free slot play, $10 in food coupon. 845/856-1464.
A six-hour power outage that affected the Town of Lumberland was caused by a breaker defect, supervisor Nadia Rajsz reported at the January 9 board meeting. “It was very unexpected,” Rajsz said of the January 4 outage.
The supervisor said she was told by a representative of Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. that the defect in the breaker caused it to blow. According to the Orange and Rockland website, the outage affected about 1,000 customers.
The outage lasted from about 7:20 a.m. until about 1:20 p.m., Rajsz said. Read more
Communities large and small were drenched, devastated and wind-swept by the fierce winds of Hurricane (or depending on the locale, “Superstorm”) Sandy. Sullivan County was not exempt. At the Lumberland Town Board meeting on November 14, supervisor Nadia Rajsz and the board, strongly seconded by community members, spoke about a small town valiantly coming together to cope with crisis. Read more
Two candidates—David Leamon and Martha Tully—will vie for one seat on the Lumberland Town Board. The River Reporter posed the same questions to the candidates. Learn their positions in the interviews presented here. Read more
Learn practical meditation techniques to calm the mind and develop a more positive approach to life. $75 (accommodation extra) For more information contact: tel: 845/856-9000 email: firstname.lastname@example.org / website: www.kadampanewyork.org. Kadampa Meditation Center New York, 47 Sweeney Road.
From 10am - 5pm. Learn how to develop inner confidence and happiness by relating to our extraordinary potential rather than our limitations and viewing ourself in a positive way. For more information contact: tel: 845/856-9000 email: email@example.com / website: www.kadampanewyork.org. Kadampa Meditation Center New York, 47 Sweeney Road.
Sundays, 11am – 12:15 PM. These classes offer a simple introduction to Buddha’s teachings, emphasizing kindness, respect for others and keeping a happy heart. Suggested for ages 4-10. Class in Conjunction with Prayers for World Peace (for adults). Fee: $1/class, no pre-registration required. For more information contact: tel: 845/856-9000 email: firstname.lastname@example.org / website: www.kadampanewyork.org. Kadampa Meditation Center New York, 47 Sweeney Road.