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January 2015

Three days of 3D

CALLICOON, NY — Can you imagine: 3D printing in Sullivan County? That is what North School Studio envisions, and they brought that vision to life with a 3D printing lab workshop this past weekend in Callicoon.  Read more

TripAdvisor names Woodloch best for families

HAWLEY, PA — Woodloch Pines, a family resort located in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains, has been selected by TripAdvisor as the number one best large hotel for families in the United States and the sixth best in the world for its annual Travelers’ Choice Awards.

TripAdvisor represents the world’s largest online travel community. The best resorts for families were awarded based upon those that were most highly rated by people traveling with their families.  Read more

Take Your Child to the Library Day

MONTICELLO, NY — Come to the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library on Saturday, February 7 for Take Your Child to the Library Day. Sign up your child for a library card, and pick up a few books to read. Craft supplies will be out all day for you to make your own creations, and there will be a movie at 2:30 p.m.  Read more

UDC officers to be sworn in

NARROWSBURG, NY — Magisterial District Judge Ronald J. Edwards will preside over a swearing-in ceremony for officers of the Upper Delaware Council (UDC) on Thursday, February 5, at 7 p.m. at the UDC office located at 211 Bridge St. The public is welcome to attend. A reception with cake and coffee will take place at the end of the monthly business meeting.

The 2015 UDC officers who will take their oaths are Chairperson Alan Henry, Berlin Township, PA; Vice-Chairperson Susan Sullivan, Town of Tusten; and Secretary-Treasurer Jeffrey Dexter, Damascus Township, PA.  Read more

Lake Huntington News

As you all know, my husband is in the Bronx VA hospital nursing home. I drive down on Fridays to stay with him for the weekend. As I was driving down last week, I was thinking of what our future is going to be like; how sick is he going to get? I was praying to my parents to be my guardian angels to help me get through this and to give me strength. I was getting very emotional and wishing they were here with me.  Read more

Did You Know?

NARROWSBURG, NY — This time of year we need to be reminded that summer will come again.

Print at the bottom of this post card reads, “Bathing Scene in Delaware River, Narrowsburg, NY.” Despite what must have been rather cumbersome bathing suits and bathing hats, this looks like a happy foursome enjoying their swim. J. Frank and Ruth Behling provided the post card.

The Tusten Historical Society’s hours at the Western Sullivan Public Library, Tusten-Cochecton branch in Narrowsburg, are Mondays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fridays from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Farm tax workshop

LIBERTY, NY — A farm tax workshop will be offered on Wednesday, February 4 from 3 to 5:30 p.m. by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County’s (CCESC) Agriculture program. It will be held at the CCESC Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center on 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd.  Read more

Getting certified for farmers’ market nutrition programs

LIBERTY, NY — There will be a free workshop on Thursday, February 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan, to help farmers and farmers’ market managers receive certification to accept Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) checks, including WIC (Women Infant and Child) FMNP checks, Senior FMNP checks, and WIC Vegetables and Fruits Checks. It will also discuss the advantages of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP) and how to accept SNAP benefits at a farmers’ market.  Read more

Mary ‘Frances’ Sussi Clark

December 12, 1921 - January 21, 2015
Narrowsburg and West Babylon, NY
Mary “Frances” Sussi Clark of Narrowsburg and West Babylon, NY passed away on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. She was 93 years old; born on December 12, 1921.
She left behind two daughters: Lorraine Zaccari and Margaret Kushmock and a son, James Clark III; 13 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James P Clark II.
The mass will be celebrated on Thursday, January 29 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 666 Albin Avenue, West Babylon, NY 11704.

‘The Art of Being Wrong’

BEACH LAKE, PA — Ginny Nordstrom will share highlights from poet, novelist and Zen teacher Henry Shukman’s essay, “The Art of Being Wrong” at 10:15 a.m. on Sunday, February 1 at the Berlin Township Community Center. “Being wrong can be the best thing that ever happened to us.” In both literature and spiritual life, when the expected view of the world is knocked away, the pivot itself, rather than a new view or a resolution, can be liberating, transformative and connective to others.  Read more