In addressing perhaps the last hurdle to Woodstock Reunion this summer, the Bethel Town Board voted to grant a noise permit to Yasgur Road Productions. However, perhaps mindful that at previous reunion events the loud music reportedly upset the dairy cows next door, which are owned by former supervisor Harold Russell, the planning board attached some conditions to the permit. Supervisor Dan Sturm read the conditions, “The speakers and amplified music shall be turned away from adjoining residences, and agricultural buildings, and shall be angled toward the ground.” Read more
As one of the towns looking at the adoption of a local law to protect town roads, the Town of Bethel adopted a Road Use and Preservation Law at the town meeting on March 13. The law, however, has some significant differences from the model law that emerged from the Multi-Municipal Task Force (MMTF), which is a group of eight towns that were working together with a law firm and engineering firm to come up with a plan to protect town roads. Read more
A new sporting event will unfold in the Town of Bethel and surrounding areas this year. At the Bethel town meeting on February 27, an event organizer named Doug Rice went before the town board to explain the Woodstock Triathlon Festival, which will be held on May 4. Read more
White Lake Torah Center/Congregation Beth Sinai will host a community-wide Purim Service, with the reading of the Megillah, 8:30am. Visit www.whitelaketorahcenter.org or call 845/583-7374.
White Lake Torah Center/Congregation Beth Sinai will host a community-wide Purim Service, with the reading of the Megillah, 7pm. Visit www.whitelaketorahcenter.org or call 845/583-7374.
Annual Holiday Dinner Meeting at The Front Porch Restaurant on Route 17B. Networking begins at 6pm followed by dinner at 6:30pm. $28 per person. RSVP by 12/17 at 845-791-7723 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Like officials in other towns that survived Hurricane Sandy, officials in the Town of Bethel went through a bit of post-storm analysis at their latest meeting on November 14. Read more
Cobalt Studios Inc, $750 for five days, reservation $150, 845/583-7025
Cobalt Studios Inc., $750 for five days, Reservation $150, 845/583-7025
Saturday, at Duggan Community Center, 3460 ROUTE 55. Doors open at 6pm, calling at 7pm. Admission is $1, includes refreshments. PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT THE JOHN J. DRISCOLL SCHOLARSHIP FUND. For further info: CALL 583-1147 OR 583-6188