Go Orange Day and more

Go Orange Day celebrates kindness HONESDALE, PA — Go Orange Day, on Thursday, October 21, marks nine years since Wayne County first embraced Rachel’s Challenge and launched a campaign …

Western Sullivan Public Library participates in 2021’s “Great Giveback” and more

Drew Kelly to perform at the Pumphouse  COCHECTON, NY — What do you do when the music comes back? You take up your career again. Even if there’s a pandemic on, even if your life …

VetStock to honor vet with custom bike  and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and the community, October 7 to 13

‘A’ is for Adorable

As the Big Eddy Film Festival (BEFF) gears up for its 10th anniversary, I heard through the grapevine that festival director Tina Spangler’s adorable children, Pedro and Lulu, were playing a …

Deliciously creepy

WURTSBORO, NY — Belle looks like something that crawled out of a grave, a skin-crawlingly creepy sculpture. What the mostly-bald, one-armed… thing... does not look like: food. The …

Harvest hoedown festivities and more

‘Remains’ at the gallery at Nonneta and Friends Creative BARRYVILLE, NY — It’s a powerful theme as the year dies away: from October 2 to 31, art lovers can experience …

A decade of films, a decade of change

NARROWSBURG, NY — From police reform to “Sesame Street” to chats with filmmakers, in long films and short, there’s something for everyone at the Big Eddy Film Festival. The …

A Jam in Jeff: Jeffersonville Jamboree 2021

Broadway stories at ‘In the Works/In the Woods’ festival

FORESTBURGH, NY — “In the Works/In the Woods” had more than fabulous plays and musicals. There was the chance to talk with performers and directors as well.  A creative …
In my humble opinion

There's no place like home

Actually, that’s not entirely true.  I found that out just last week when I traveled to the Finger Lakes, home of my lost youth. While I was born and raised in Binghamton, NY, I spent the …

Orphaned art gets a show and more

Nesin Cultural Arts registering students now MONTICELLO, NY — If you ever wanted to study theatre, dance, chorus or the visual arts at Monticello’s Nesin Cultural Arts (NCA), …