HAWLEY, PA — Councilwoman Michele Rojas could hardly contain her pleasure while announcing that the Hawley Borough had received grants totaling nearly $460,000 to be used to address storm-water issues as part of its levee remediation project.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — “Eighty-five percent of drivers passing the new speedminder were driving at or below 36 miles per hour, where the posted speed limit is 35 miles per hour,” said supervisor Gary Maas’ at the February 14 meeting of the Cochecton Town Board.
ELDRED, NY — Highland officials on February 13 threw the town’s hat into the ring for a new economic development program spawned by the recent federal tax legislation, the Opportunity Zones Program.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Kartrite Hotel and Indoor Waterpark, which is on schedule to open in early 2019, celebrated the completion of the structural phase of the project with a topping-off ceremony on February 16.
A Berlin Township women has been hospitalized after being struck be two tires. The tires allegedly fell off a truck as it drove down Perkins Pond Road.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Having entered its 30th anniversary year with no income to meet ongoing expenses, the Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) weathered a nearly five-month funding drought before finding out on February 8 that access to its federal appropriation had been restored.
HARRISBURG, PA — On Feb. 13, Gov. Tom Wolf rejected the new congressional district maps submitted by Republcan leadership. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will now draw up its own verrsion of the maps, if the Wolf and the Republicans don’t agree to a new map plan by Feb. 15. That’s the latest move in the battle over the gerrymandered maps.
HONESDALE, PA — “Pennsylvania is one of the three worst gerrymandered states in the nation, though there have been efforts across the board to change this.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Sullivan County Legislature is urging residents to get a flu shot, even of they’ve already had the flu.
ELDRED, NY — The Eldred School Board enthusiastically and unanimously approved the appointment of Dr. John Morgano as district superintendent at its February meeting. Morgano has served as Interim Superintendent since October 2017.