Speaker Dr. Peter Tarlow at Nugget Restaurant, 6/11, 5-7pm. Light refreshments, cash bar. RSVP by 6/8: 845/295-2445.
Robert J. Kaiser Middle School, 2:30-7pm. Chance to win a tablet. 800/733-2767.
Developer Butch Resnick said that if things go as planned, the Apollo Plaza will stick with the name it already has once he has rehabilitated the forlorn-looking mall. Read more
"The Proxy Marriage" by Maile Meloy will be discussed at E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.
Learn about the library's free eBook downloads at E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm, free, public welcome. 845/794-4660.
For every non-perishable food item donated, $1 in overdue fines will be removed from your library card at E.B. Crawford Public Library. 845/794-4660, ext. 6.
Celebrating 100 years of Girl Scouting at Ted Stroebele Recreation Center, 10am-4pm. Hourly prizes, stamp dealers, coin dealers, door prizes. 845/794-2586.
"My Quarrel with Hersh Rasseyner" by Chaim Grade will be discussed at E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.
No going to the YMCA in Monticello, for now; Carbon Harvest project at closed landfill is still a go
Ira Besdanski, CEO of YMCA Middletown, which includes facilities in Monroe and Monticello, made an appearance at the Sullivan County Government Center on May 3 to help lawmakers get a clearer picture of the nature of the organization. Read more
Four years into the Great Recession, the outlook for homeowners facing foreclosure has not improved. In fact, according to a report from the Neighborhood Economic Development Advocacy Project (NEDAP), “In 2011, more than 345,000 mortgages were in default or delinquent in New York State. This staggering number is based on 90-day pre-foreclosure notices that New York now requires servicers to send to homeowners.” Read more