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Jeffersonville

Silent majority in Town of Callicoon? In rare move, Sullivan County denies approval of town plan

President Richard Nixon famously appealed to the “silent majority” in 1969 to support his efforts in waging the war in Vietnam, while the supposedly vocal minority took to the streets in opposition to the war.

The silent majority was invoked at a public hearing in Jeffersonville on February 6, as residents sounded off about the proposed comprehensive plan, which, in the eyes of critics, invites gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing into the town.  Read more

Lawyers wade into Callicoon comp plan battle; Slottjes ask county planning commissioner to reject town’s submission

As officials of the Town of Callicoon move forward to adopt a controversial comprehensive plan, two prominent environmental attorneys are acting on behalf of a “number of residents” of the town.  Read more

Chocolate: Facts and Fiction

February 12, 2013

Talk on chocolate at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 7-8pm. Free. Pre-registration is required at Jeff branch. 845/482-4350.

Gas drilling friction in Town of Callicoon; Comprehensive plan resolutions tabled

Two resolutions related to the process of updating the comprehensive plan posted on the town’s website, which prompted a large turnout to the Town of Callicoon meeting on January 14, were tabled.

The town supervisor, Tom Bose, said that the resolutions were tabled because they needed changes, but that did not reduce the frustration of many of the 50 or so people in attendance, because the resolutions indicate that the board intends to move forward with adopting a comprehensive plan that effectively invites gas drilling in the town.  Read more

Advanced Kidnastics

January 22, 2013
January 29, 2013
February 5, 2013
February 12, 2013
February 19, 2013
February 26, 2013
March 5, 2013
March 12, 2013

For ages 7-8 at The Janice Center, 4-4:45pm. Cost: $100 for 8-week session ($10 off for returning students). 845/482-3324.

Regualr kidnastics

January 22, 2013
January 29, 2013
February 5, 2013
February 12, 2013
February 19, 2013
February 26, 2013
March 5, 2013
March 12, 2013

For ages 5-6 at The Janice Center, 5-5:45pm. Cost: $100 for 8-week session ($10 off for returning students). 845/482-3324.

Free GED Prep Class

January 24, 2013
January 31, 2013
February 7, 2013
February 14, 2013
February 21, 2013
February 28, 2013
March 7, 2013
March 14, 2013
March 21, 2013
March 28, 2013
April 4, 2013
April 11, 2013
April 18, 2013
April 25, 2013
May 2, 2013
May 9, 2013
May 16, 2013
May 23, 2013
May 30, 2013
June 6, 2013

Every Thursday from 5:30-8:30pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library.

Free GED Prep Class

January 21, 2013
January 28, 2013
February 4, 2013
February 11, 2013
February 18, 2013
February 25, 2013
March 4, 2013
March 11, 2013
March 18, 2013
March 25, 2013
April 1, 2013
April 8, 2013
April 15, 2013
April 22, 2013
April 29, 2013
May 6, 2013
May 13, 2013
May 20, 2013
May 27, 2013
June 3, 2013

Every Monday from 5:30-8:30pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library.

Free Computer Support

January 25, 2013
February 1, 2013
February 8, 2013
February 15, 2013
February 22, 2013
March 1, 2013
March 8, 2013
March 15, 2013
March 22, 2013
March 29, 2013
April 5, 2013
April 12, 2013
April 19, 2013
April 26, 2013
May 3, 2013
May 10, 2013
May 17, 2013
May 24, 2013
May 31, 2013
June 7, 2013

Every Friday from 1-3pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. 845/482-4350.

Free Computer Support

January 22, 2013
January 29, 2013
February 5, 2013
February 12, 2013
February 19, 2013
February 26, 2013
March 5, 2013
March 12, 2013
March 19, 2013
March 26, 2013
April 2, 2013
April 9, 2013
April 16, 2013
April 23, 2013
April 30, 2013
May 7, 2013
May 14, 2013
May 21, 2013
May 28, 2013
June 4, 2013

Every Tuesday from 1-7pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. 845/482-4350.

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