MONTICELLO, NY — The Sullivan County Welfare Fraud Task Force held a news conference on November 16 at the government center to talk about efforts to battle welfare fraud in the county.
WASHINGTON, DC — Actor James Cromwell, who was arrested in 2015 for a sit-in protest of the Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) power plant and who later served two days in jail; and Pramilla Malick, who was arrested with him and also spent a couple of days behind bars, have once again tested the patience of the powers-that-be in the energy industr
The council of the Town of Tusten will have a new member at the beginning of the year.
After the absentee ballots were counted, Padua maintained her count over current council member Ned Lang.
With absentee votes, Jane Luchsinger had 307 votes, Padua had 267 and Lang had 234.
MILANVILLE, PA — A count of American Shad in the Upper Delaware River was performed in October, with a small boat and a seine net. The results give grounds for cautious optimism about the fate of this fish, an important component of river health, though it’s too early to conclude the improvement is a trend. For the story and more pictures, go
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — With the first blast of winter howling at the town hall door, the Cochecton Town Board did at its November 8 meeting what it does every year at this time: presented a fiscal year budget for voter comment.
HONESDALE, PA — The U.S. Senate’s version of tax reform was unveiled on November 7, and it would eliminate all state and local tax (SALT) tax deductions from federal income tax bills. The House version would have allowed $10,000 in property-tax deductions. The reaction from politicians came quickly.
HONESDALE, PA — According to documents obtained by The River Reporter, Bob Jennings, who was re-elected to the Honesdale Borough Council on November 7, has four times in the past year asked the council to pay for legal representation to determine whether Mayor Melody Robinson has the legal authority to halt a police investigation into a complain
NARROWSBURG, NY — As the first year of the Trump Administration labors to a conclusion, the Upper Delaware Council (UDC) continues to struggle with this year’s newly intense financial oversight by the National Park Service (NPS).
GLEN SPEY, NY — As sure as blooming flowers are an indication of spring, around the towns of Lumberland and Highland, signs advertising the community Thanksgiving dinner usher in this special time of the year.
ELDRED, NY — Ninety-nine years after the armistice was signed to end World War I, Highland residents gathered to honor their own on November 11 at 11 a.m. The commemoration was hosted by the Tusten-Highland-Lumberland VFW Post 6427 and the Sylvan Liebla American Legion Post 1363. Commander Peter D. Carmeci Sr.