[This is the inaugural issue of The River Reporter’s “Sustainability” in-paper section. It reflects the newspaper’s editorial mission of engaging the community in transformations of lifestyle that reflect a nurturing and supportive rather than dominating and controlling relationship to our surroundings, both human and natural.
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LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — Catskill Mountainkeeper has been one of the chief agents of change in the region’s energy landscape, via their RenewableNY program, which ains to demonstrate that a clean and prosperous future built around efficiency and renewables is well within reach. The cornerstone of this program is the Solar Outreach Initiative.
MONTICELLO, NY — Gabriel Espinosa has a special mission. It’s a mission to make Christmas memorable for an organization, an elderly person, a child.
SOUTH FALLSBURG, NY — Rolling V Bus Corp. has purchased a new property located on State Route 52 in Liberty. The new location will act as a transportation center and an administrative hub for three entities of the Vallone family transportation enterprise: Rolling V Bus Corp., Vallo Transportation LTD., and VP Buses, LLC.
HONESDALE, PA — Lewis J. Critelli, president and chief executive officer of Wayne Bank, recently honored Kim Murphy for her 30 years of service with the bank at a luncheon and awards presentation on October 25 at The Honesdale Golf Club that also honored other employees celebrating years of service milestones.
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — Mutt in Jeff Pet Gift Shop has just opened on Route 52, next to C&M Kennel and across from the Janice Center. It features unique novelty items, including toys, treats, hand-made bandanas, stockings and ornaments, as well as original customized gift bowls for new arrivals, birthdays, get well and more.
HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Bank held a leadership development course at its Honesdale Corporate Office on November 8. Led by the bank’s senior vice president and director of human resources, Ryan French, the course provided each individual with the skills necessary to be an effective leader.
HONESDALE, PA — The 23rd annual Children’s Ornament Hunt will be held on Saturday, December 9. Local businesses are invited to make donations, gift certificates appropriate for a child aged pre-school to fourth grade, or a small monetary amount that can be used to purchase additional gifts and candy. Donations must be received by December 1.
MILFORD, PA — Good Shepherd Child Care Center, Inc., founded in 1985 and located since 2016 at 102 State Route 2001 (previously known as the Muir House), has changed its name to Green Trees Early Learning Center, Inc. and opened new scholarship opportunities. It will celebrate both at a reception on Sunday, December 3 at 3 p.m.