Edgar B. Jadwin was born in Honesdale in 1865 to Cornelius and Charlotte Wood Jadwin. He attended Lafayette College and graduated first in his class from West Point in 1890. Jadwin served with various engineer units between 1891 and 1895 and fought in the Spanish–American War.
It sure seems like someone changed the way we keep time. There seem to be fewer minutes in an hour and fewer hours in the day. It just must be. Just a short time ago we were watching as children were dressed in costume trick-or-treating, and now we see signs of Christmas all around, even though Thanksgiving is this week.
You will all be happy to know after my second post op doctor’s visit, I feel so much better. I had to go back a second time because I could not breathe. I had a blockage in my nasal cavity, a big dried up blood clot. Once the ENT removed that and cleaned out my sinuses again, all was good.
MILFORD, PA — Good Shepherd Child Care Center, Inc., founded in 1985 and located since 2016 at 102 State Route 2001 (previously known as the Muir House), has changed its name to Green Trees Early Learning Center, Inc. and opened new scholarship opportunities. It will celebrate both at a reception on Sunday, December 3 at 3 p.m.
One of the Cochecton community organizations is the Women’s Community Club of Cochecton; (WCCC) founded April 17, 1956. According to the 86-stanza poem by Ethel Rohrmann Hulse, their first president was Eve Palmer and their first task was to raise funds to help a neighbor who “needed a helping hand.”
I hope you are all staying nice and warm in this chilly winter weather. Neither rain, nor sleet, nor hail, nor snow stopped The Cochcton Republican Club from serving up their annual chicken barbeque dinner on Election Day. I have to say it is the best chicken barbeque around.
NARROWSBURG, NY — There will be a meeting for food entrepreneurs on Friday, November 17 at The Narrowsburg Union from 6 to 8 p.m. The featured speaker will be Danielle Gaebel, presenting “Social Storytelling”—harnessing the power of social media to grow your personal brand, business or community group.
WATKINS GLEN, NY — The Sullivan County Visitors Association (SCVA) was recognized by the New York State Tourism Industry Association (NYSTIA) at the 2017 Tourism Excellence Awards Dinner, held Thursday, October 26 at the Glen Club of the Watkins Glen International.
The life of a mixed-animal veterinarian—a veterinarian that sees just about all animals—is always full of unforeseen adventures and meetings with amazing people. This past month has been nothing short of stellar, and just the past week summarizes the month perfectly.
Cornelius C. Jadwin was the second son of Henry B. Jadwin and Alice G. (Plumb) Jadwin, who were married in 1832 at Canaan Corners in Wayne County, PA. Cornelius was born in Carbondale in 1835 and worked as a civil engineer on the D&H Gravity Railroad, also training as a pharmacist.