A formal offer to buy the Narrowsburg School was made on Thursday, May 9 by The Solution Project (TSP), a community group with a seven-member board founded in December 2012. TSP is currently making plans to turn the vacant building into a center for community, local food development projects, education and more. Read more
At one time there was some $850,000 available to build a Scenic Byway Visitors Center on Route 97. But because there was a county match required of $150,000, and tough economic times gripping the county and world, the project has not come to fruition. Read more
“Above and Beyond,” an exhibit of mixed media works by Erica Hart, opens with a reception at the Delaware Arts Center’s Alliance Gallery, 7-9pm. The exhibit will be on view through June 8. 845/252-7576 or visit www.ArtsAllianceSite.org.
“Above and Beyond,” mixed media by Erica Hart, at Alliance Gallery, Delaware Arts Center, 7-9pm. Show runs through June 8. Free and open to the public. 845/252-7576 or visit www.ArtsAllianceSite.org.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) shares the sentiments of its Pennsylvania representatives about the PA Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) proposed policy for on-lot sewage systems in high quality and exceptional value watersheds. The UDC and its members in Wayne and Pike counties say the implementation of the policy would likely decrease land values because the most valuable land—adjacent to lakes and streams—would become unbuildable, undevelopable and unusable for most purposes. Read more
New York State Police recovered a body from the Upper Delaware River on May 4 at about 3 p.m. Police say the body was discovered by a group of canoeists who alerted authorities. Read more
Former Tusten council member Andrea Reynosa has filed a formal complaint with the New York State Board of Elections (BOE) against Ned Lang, who ran against her and won in the November 2012 election for a seat on the town council. The letter was sent on May 3. Read more
The Narrowsburg Book Discussion Group meets on the third Friday of every month at 4pm at the Narrowsburg Public Library. The May book is "Martin Fletcher: The List." A young Jewish Family is struggling to stay afloat in London after World War II. Books are available at the library. All are welcome.
The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) unanimously approved a letter to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) on May 2 expressing its opposition to the Sewage Facilities Planning Module Review for On-lot Sewage Systems Proposed in High Quality and Exceptional Value Watersheds. Read more
First Fridays Contemporary Authors Series at the Narrowsburg branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 7pm. Featured guest: Jennifer Reeves. Visiting guest: The Duende Project (Poet Tony Brown & Guitarist Faro from Worcester, MA). Email firstname.lastname@example.org.