HONESDALE, PA — An event that was part of the Red Sand Project was held on January 31, outside the courthouse.
NARROWSBURG, NY — More than 500 residents of Narrowsburg signed a petition asking the Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) to reopen the Delaware Valley Medical Center in Narrowsburg, which has been closed for more than a decade.
ALBANY, NY — The 53,000 inmates serving time in New York State prisons will soon be getting free digital tablets, according to an announcement from Anthony Annucci, acting commissioner of the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision.
WHITE LAKE, NY — The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) has developed a process by which municipalities and other entities can purchase streetlights that are currently owned by utilities, and upgrade them.
PLEASANT MOUNT, PA — Some 110 cows were killed at a farm in Mount Pleasant last month at the Jonas Family Cold Spring Farm, and about 33 cows were saved. On February 3, about 700 members of the community turned out to an auction in Wayne County to benefit the Jonas family. The event raised some $56,700.
Press release from Upper Delaware Council
NARROWSBURG, NY – The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) will shut its doors on March 30 if the non-profit organization remains unable to access the federal funds it relies on to operate after 30 years of Cooperative Agreements with the National Park Service (NPS).
Press release from the Upper Delaware Council
REGION — There has been a bumper crop of ice on the river this year. The frigid weather at the end of December and early January caused it to form and warmer weather caused it to break up and move. Here in the Big Eddy, massive blocks of ice were piled atop one another, while other parts of the river are clear.
MIDDLETOWN, NY — New York State has some of the most restrictive laws in the country when it comes to getting justice for child victims of sexual abuse. The law now requires that if a child victim of sexual abuse wants to seek justice through a lawsuit, the victim must take legal action by the time she or he is 23 years old.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — “Even a non-rocket scientist can put this up in five minutes.” Cochecton Supervisor Gary Maas was reading aloud from a product brochure at the January 23 Cochecton Town Board meeting. “Well then, we may be able to handle installation by ourselves,” he said.