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January 2016

Yarnslingers: Love

February 14, 2016

Valentine's Day event with storytelling group Yarnslingers and Honesdale High School's Midnight Fridge at The Cooperage, 3-4pm. The event will be aired live on WJFF 90.5.

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Habitat for Humanity benfet dance

February 19, 2016

Happy Days with Habitat Back to the 50's sock hop at Ehrhardt's Waterfront Resort, 6-10pm. Cocktails 6pm, dinner 7pm. Tickets $40 per person, table of 10 for $375. Silent and live auction, 50/50. 570/647-4747, 570/253-4191.

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Pancake breakfast

February 14, 2016

Youngsville Fire Department annual winter pancake breakfast at the Youngsville Firehouse, 7am-12noon. Adults $8, children 5-12 $5, under 5 free.

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Cerro Blanco Protected Forest

February 3, 2016

Basha Kill Area Association hosts talk on Cerro Blanco Protected Forest in Ecuador by Foundation Director Eric Horstman. 7PM. Community Church of Wurtsboro Fellowship Hall, 113 Pine Street. Rare dry tropical forest has jaguars,33 bat species,howler monkeys,Great Green Macaw, more. Free. Refreshments. Weather permitting. thebashakill.org

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Paula Medley, BKAA President
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“Straight from the Heart”: A festival of love in art, music and drama

February 12, 2016
February 13, 2016
February 14, 2016

The weekend will include visual art by area artists, live music by local musicians, and three one act plays: "The Proposal" by Anton Chekhov, "Sure Thing" by David Ives, and "For Real" by Tori Clemens. $12. A portion of proceeds will go to American Heart Association. Hawley Methodist Church; 315 Church St. Feb 12-13 at 7pm, Feb 14 at 2:30.

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White Sulpher Springs man sentenced to 11 years

Sullivan County District Attorney Jim Farrell announced today that James Letohic, 32, of White Sulpher Springs, N.Y. was sentenced in Sullivan County Court to 11 ½ years in state prison and 5 years of post-release supervision for Robbery in the 1st Degree and Burglary in the 2nd Degree, both violent felonies.  Read more

The January eagle count

January is the time for the annual Mid-winter Bald Eagle Survey, coordinated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The survey has just wrapped up. Most states in the U.S. participate in the survey, including New York and Pennsylvania.

This survey takes place during the first two weeks of January, with January 9 to 10 as target dates. Migrant eagles are in their usual wintering grounds from Canada by then and are counted by observers on foot, in automobiles, or by fixed- and rotary-winged aircraft.  Read more

Seed-starting class

LIBERTY, NY — New and seasoned gardeners alike can take advantage of a winter series of horticulture classes offered in the new year that begins with a seed-saving workshop on Thursday, January 21. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC)’s Master Gardener Volunteer program will host this class from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at its Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center at 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd.  Read more

Team to Watch: Sullivan West Lady Bulldogs

LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — The Sullivan West varsity girls’ basketball team celebrated its sixth victory on the evening of Thursday, January 7, in a close game against Roscoe, with a score of 42-36. The win put the Lady Bulldogs’ record this season at 6-4 as of January 8.  Read more