Photography contest for the Upper Delaware River Region and more

What's happening in arts, leisure and community May 13 to 19

Writer’s block 2.0

It’s baaaack! I’ve had it before, and I’ll have it again, but when it happens—look out! Especially if you have a deadline looming. Which I do. Right now. This very …

Honesdale High School students win 2021 Pike/Wayne Envirothon and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community April 29 to May 5

I’ve been working on the railroad

With my camera, that is. Truth be told, it was never my ambition to be a photographer. I began my career in writing long ago but invariably relied on others to provide images for content when …

Farm Arts Collective celebrates Earth Day and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community April 22 to 28
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Just call me artsy-fartsy

For those of you new to the area, have no fear. Art is alive and thriving here in the mountains. Granted, none of us have been visiting galleries recently, but they dot the landscape throughout the …

Sullivan Chamber Orchestra streams free gala and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community April 15 to 21
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A shot in the arm

Honestly, I don’t get it. I’m not sure if it’s generational, if I’ve become old and befuddled, or if I’m just plain stupid. Perhaps it’s a combination of all …

DVAA hosts two new art exhibits and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community April 8 to 14
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Sharing the vision

REGION — The show may have been in Spanish Harlem, but the message is there for all of us, no matter where we live. The Red Carpet for Social Justice Coalition honored female frontline …
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Welcome to the neighborhood

Dear new neighbors: I’m guessing that winter was rough for many of you, having made the (possibly rash) decision to relocate from fill-in-the-blank to the Upper Delaware River region within the …

'Delgado announces 2021 Congressional Art Competition, calls for submissions' and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community April 1 to 7
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Look, Ma—I’m a dinosaur!

I’m still trying to figure out what kind of dinosaur I am, but it’s increasingly clear that I’ve become one. Am I a T-Rex? I don’t think so. I may have a sharp tongue and …

'Roadside litter pluck returns' and more

What's going on in art, leisure and community March 25 to 31
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Rescue team takes a dive

HIGHLAND LAKE, NY — A frigid breeze blowing across Highland Lake on March 6 did not deter members of the Sullivan County Dive and Rescue Team from completing the on-ice portion of a multi-day …