The Town of Bethel has become the latest municipality in Sullivan County to adopt the Climate Smart Communities Pledge. At the town meeting on November 13, the board voted unanimously to adopt the pledge, which is promoted by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). Read more
There is a newly created bit of land surrounded by rocks in White Lake that has been the subject of complaints from neighbors. The matter was addressed at the Bethel Town Board meeting on September 23. Read more
Italian banquet from at Faith Hall beside the Reformed Presbyterian Church of White Lake (across from Bethel Medical), 4:30-6:30pm. Take-outs are available. Dinner includes a medley of Chicken Cacciatore, sausage and peppers, lasagna, along with salad, bread & dessert. Donations: $10 for adults, $8 for ages 4-12.
The victim/pedestrian involved in the accident on State Route 17B near Ballard Rd. in Smallwood (Town of Bethel) has been identified by next of kin. The victim is Rita S. Sherman, age 32, of White Lake, NY. Read more
A rabies vaccination clinic will be held from at the Bethel Town Hall parking lot, 4:30-6:30pm. Cost: $6. Bring a current rabies certificate to receive a new 3-year vaccination certificate. Please have your dog, cat or ferret on a leash or in an escape proof container. 845/583-4350, ext. 11.
Bubba's "BBQ Roasting Pig 4 Lupus" at Bubba's Beach Bar, 2-6pm. Portion of the net proceeds will be donated to the Lupus Foundation of America. Tickets: $25 for adults, $10 for children under 10. 845/583-4333, 845/699-8555.
An announcement heralding the bankruptcy auction of a number of lakefront properties that have stood empty for the past six years or so, says the development contains “18 substantially completed homes.” Read more
Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce Third Thursday Evening Networking Mixer sponsored by USAlliance Federal Credit Union at Bubba's BBQ, 5:30-7pm. Cost: free for members, $10 for non-members. RSVP: 845/791-4200 or email@example.com.
Politicians and emergency workers gathered at the Sullivan County 911 Center on July 10 to sound the alarm about Voice Link, a wireless product being offered to some customers of Verizon. Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther led the charge against Voice Link, and pointed out that it does not work with fax machines, credit card processing devices, medical alert systems and high speed Internet service. Read more
Bubba's BBQ presents "Ladies For Ladies Night" at Bubba's BBQ, 5-8pm. 845/551-8905.